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

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

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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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Knowing The Health Problems That Cause Memory Loss As We Age

Knowing The Health Problems That Cause Memory Loss As We Age

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As the second most common fear associated with aging, loss of memory is a serious health issue. However, we often concentrate on the memory loss itself instead of the different underlying health conditions that can cause it. By instead being aware of these conditions and working to resolve them, we have a far better chance of retaining of sharp mind as we age.

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7 Ways to Naturally Lower High Blood Pressure through Diet

7 Ways to Naturally Lower High Blood Pressure through Diet

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Despite being considered a well managed condition, high blood pressure still contributes to 1 in 7 deaths. As a result, it is important to consider more than just medications when it comes to trying to fight hypertension in order to reduce our health risks.

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The Effects Of Noise Pollution On Our Health

The Effects Of Noise Pollution On Our Health

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Though continued efforts are in place by many world governments to combat air pollution for the protection of citizens, noise pollution is another menace that has not received nearly the attention it deserves when we consider its effect on cardiovascular health.

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Eating Too Much Salt Because We Can’t Cook?

Eating Too Much Salt Because We Can’t Cook?

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Though salt was once valued like gold, today it is only valued in this way at an individual level. Collectively we eat 50% more salt than we should and are suffering the consequences of our ongoing indulgence with high rates of high blood pressure.

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