Archive for September, 2012

How Garlic Can Improve And Protect Your Health

[ 0 ] September 27, 2012 |
How Garlic Can Improve And Protect Your Health

When people talk about the health benefits of certain foods, you can expect to hear a few health-food staples mentioned. Bananas are a good source of potassium (though not as much as you would think), oranges are a good source of vitamin C, Greek yogurt packs lots of protein, fish has omega 3 fatty acids, […]

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Early Menopause And The Related Health Risks

[ 0 ] September 20, 2012 |
Early Menopause And The Related Health Risks

Although medical science has significantly increased life expectancy and continues to improve the quality of life of our later years, aging still involves a number of changes to the body that are currently unavoidable. One such inevitable aspect of aging faced by women is the occurrence of menopause. While the onset of menopause has both […]

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The Effects Of An Overactive Metabolism On Heart Health

[ 0 ] September 13, 2012 |
The Effects Of An Overactive Metabolism On Heart Health

For the hundreds of millions of people who are overweight or obese and must struggle to lose weight, the idea of a metabolism in overdrive might easily be viewed as nothing less than a blessing. Certainly, a more rapid metabolism is highly beneficial in keeping off weight and allowing a person to eat without counting […]

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5 Common Medical Conditions That Can Lead To Vision Loss When Poorly Managed

[ 0 ] September 7, 2012 |
5 Common Medical Conditions That Can Lead To Vision Loss When Poorly Managed

A reduction in the quality of our eyesight has long been recognized as a part of the aging process. Like other parts of our body, our eyes are susceptible to the wear and tear from years of use. The accumulated exposure to ultraviolet light causes the lens of our eyes to yellow over time leading […]

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