Tag: fatigue

Steps To Take At Home To Improve The Treatment Of Heart Failure

Steps To Take At Home To Improve The Treatment Of Heart Failure

[ 0 ] 2013-01-18 | |

The diagnosis of heart failure can be extremely unnerving because we are all well aware of the importance of a properly functioning heart. The thought that our heart is failing brings to mind thoughts of a heart attack and sudden death, but this is not what heart failure is normally about. Suffering from heart failure […]

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The Dangers Of Chronically Low Blood Pressure For Those With Medical Conditions

The Dangers Of Chronically Low Blood Pressure For Those With Medical Conditions

[ 0 ] 2012-08-23 | |

Diseases of the heart and circulatory system, called cardiovascular diseases, cause an astonishing number of deaths each year. In the US, problems with the cardiovascular system resulted in approximately 1 in 3 deaths as of 2007. This is despite the good news of a 25% drop in death rates from such conditions between 1997 and […]

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Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

[ 0 ] 2012-06-14 | |

In popular culture, some ideas are afforded a significant amount of attention whether or not the idea benefits from that much focus. One example of this is with regard to the disease Sarcoidosis. Although most of us do not know of anyone with the disease, we have likely heard about it on television. In the […]

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Understanding Some Of The Causes Of Fatigue

Understanding Some Of The Causes Of Fatigue

[ 0 ] 2011-08-04 | |

By its very definition, living with illness means having symptoms that can range from the unnoticed to the severe. While medications and treatments are often available to treat illness symptoms, less frequently do they actually treat the disease. In some cases however, even treating the symptoms can be difficult because there is little understanding of […]

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Understanding The Risks Related To Restless Legs Syndrome

Understanding The Risks Related To Restless Legs Syndrome

[ 0 ] 2010-09-12 | |

If you can relate to that cramped feeling that you get when you stay seated too long on a long trip and the overwhelming urge to get up and stretch your legs, you have some idea what those with Restless Legs Syndrome can face night after night.

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Clearing the Sleepy, Dreamy Fog That Shrouds Narcolepsy

Clearing the Sleepy, Dreamy Fog That Shrouds Narcolepsy

[ 0 ] 2010-02-18 | |

While you may not recognize the name of the condition Narcolepsy, you have undoubtedly seen this sleep/wake disorder parodied on sit-coms where a character will suddenly pass out for no reason. Once a mystery, medical science has now uncovered the cause of the disease.

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The Effects Of Sleep Apnea – Sleep Interrupted

The Effects Of Sleep Apnea – Sleep Interrupted

[ 0 ] 2010-02-04 | |

While not getting a good night’s sleep will make most of us a little less focused and potentially a little cranky, some problems associated with poor sleep are actually dangerous. Sleep apnea is one such condition that increases the risks of other health disorders.

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