Category: Disease Prevention

The Importance Of Recognizing A Vitamin B12 Deficiency

The Importance Of Recognizing A Vitamin B12 Deficiency

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-10-20, Last Modified:

All Generations Are At Risk For Low Vitamin B12 Levels Though elderly citizens are at a higher risk for vitamin B12 deficiencies, even small reductions in the nutrient level can cause harm for infants. If a pregnant woman does not have the recommended levels of vitamin B12, it can lead to birth defects, specifically in […]

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Nine Natural Ways To Reduce Testosterone Depletion

Nine Natural Ways To Reduce Testosterone Depletion

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-10-07, Last Modified:

A Good Sex Life Maintains The Level Of Testosterone In The Body Speaking of reasons to stay in bed, an active sex life can also help to keep testosterone levels healthy. Every time that men have sex, the levels of testosterone increase while stress levels go down. For best results, men should time sexual activity […]

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The Potential Benefits Of Omega-3 Fats Against Cancer

The Potential Benefits Of Omega-3 Fats Against Cancer

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-09-25, Last Modified:

What Foods Are Good Sources Of Omega-3 Fatty Acids? Fatty fish like sardines, herring, salmon and trout are rich in omega-3s. For those who are vegan or would otherwise avoid fish, other options for obtaining omega-3 fats in the diet include flaxseed, walnuts, canola oil and green leafy vegetables. As a last resort, omega-3 supplements […]

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The Benefits Of Fish Consumption For People With Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Benefits Of Fish Consumption For People With Rheumatoid Arthritis

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-09-06, Last Modified:

Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic disease that can severely affect the quality of life for those who develop the disorder due to the pain and loss of mobility that it can cause. Treatment for the disease is getting better but the disease continues to affect the lives of millions of people as they await better […]

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The Importance Of Protecting Against Hearing Loss In The Workplace

The Importance Of Protecting Against Hearing Loss In The Workplace

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-08-26, Last Modified:

Hearing loss is an extremely common disability. In fact, 50% of the population will develop an issue with their hearing over time. Most people believe this to be due to old age but age is not the only cause. Instead, excessive noise as a result of the work environment is one of the more common […]

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An Argument Against Preventative Health Care For the Elderly

An Argument Against Preventative Health Care For the Elderly

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-07-12, Last Modified:

Prevention Information Can Be Inappropriate For Seniors This method has proven extremely useful among younger populations, whose mortality rates have a higher chance of being affected by a single disease. However, the number of patients who need treatment is not predicted very well for chronic conditions. As far as the elderly are concerned, their mortality […]

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Steps For Preventing Heart Disease in Women

Steps For Preventing Heart Disease in Women

[ 0 ] Published: 2013-06-28, Last Modified:

While both men and women can develop coronary heart disease, or CHD, women suffer more from the disease than men. In fact, one woman out of 4 will die as a result of a heart attack, more than from any other cause, including breast cancer. The National Institutes of Health considers the low estrogen hormone […]

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