Illness

The Straight Facts About Crohn's Disease

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There are a very large number of people in the world suffering from Crohn’s disease. This disease attacks the gastrointestinal tract and can make life very difficult to live... Read More

 
Illness

What You Need to Know About Ovarian Cancer

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Ovarian cancer is a very uncommon form of cancer that arises within the cells of the ovarian lining. This type of cancer leads to tumors forming within the lining of the ovary.  There... Read More

 
Illness

Shingles - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment!

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Shingles is an infection. It is caused by a virus. That virus is called ZVZ. It also causes chickenpox. While you may only... Read More

 
Food

The Impact of Food on Gout

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Anyone who has experienced an attack of gout knows the malady can be quite painful and sometimes debilitating. Gout is an... Read More

 
Food

What Are Lectins?

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Life is made up of three main components: proteins, sugars, and fats. Proteins are long chains of carbon, nitrogen and oxygen... Read More

 
Fitness

Explaining Blood Pressure Charts

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Blood pressure is one of the standard vital signs that are checked at nearly every encounter with a health professional.... Read More

 
Fitness

What is a Heart Rate Chart?

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Heart rate charts can both help people determine their general fitness level and adjust the intensity of exercise based... Read More

 
Fitness

Low Blood Pressure: The Risks and Benefits

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While most people know the risks associated with high blood pressure, having blood pressure that is too low can also cause... Read More