Archive for June, 2011

Polycystic Kidney Disease And Uncontrolled Healing

[ 0 ] June 23, 2011 |
Polycystic Kidney Disease And Uncontrolled Healing

As the purification system for our bodies, our kidneys are responsible for the removal of waste materials that accumulate in our blood as a normal part of everyday functioning. The wastes from the operation of our cells and the ongoing breakdown of body tissues must all be cleansed from our blood in order to prevent […]

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The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

[ 0 ] June 17, 2011 |
The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

Although the dangers of lead exposure have been known since ancient times, modern society is still affected by lead poisoning. The costs to society are immense and certain members of society pay the highest costs. However, we all inevitably suffer from costs of lead poisoning.

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Positive Health Benefits From The Placebo Effect

[ 1 ] June 9, 2011 |
Positive Health Benefits From The Placebo Effect

The “placebo effect” has long been associated with a positive personal belief in the benefits of a fake drug or treatment. However, research in recent years has shown that the benefits of placebos are real and that they don’t simply arise from false hope. This means that placebos represent a more important part of the treatment process than was once thought.

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Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

[ 0 ] June 2, 2011 |
Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

Although we sometimes take the food system for granted because it generally does an acceptable job of protecting us from food contamination, the sheer complexity of the food system means that we must be aware of the ways in which it can fail. This is especially true for those with health that is compromised by chronic medical conditions.

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