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Children and Exercise- Do Not Let Your Kids Become Obese November 23, 2006
. . . think about anything else. They can also become rebellious and helping them focus there energy on productive activities can help keep them out of trouble. Kids at this age often prefer sports such as soccer, football, basketball and baseball. Start your kids exercising early.
This will help them keep from becoming overweight, and from developing health risks later in life. If you start a routine young enough, they will carry it into adulthood and always enjoy physical fitness. For more information on Physical Fitness visit . .
Natural And Herbal Cure Of Diabetes November 01, 2006
. . . ll. When you are told about the qualities of herbs that have the potentiality to give you relief in your diabetic condition, do not be under the impression that herbs alone will do the job.
You need to review your food habits extensively and decide what went wrong with you, which made the entry of diabetes in your body easy and possible. It is no use if you take the herbal medicines on the one side and continue with your junk food and ice creams on the other side. You need to change your lifestyle according to the needs of your body. The supreme advantage of herbal medicines in the treatment of diabetes is that they have no side effects. If at all they are there, they are not harmful, but beneficial!To get more information on diabetes, diabetes treatment and diabetes care visit . .
Vaginal Yeast Infections - The Facts January 03, 2007
. . . ned sugars and other carbohydrates can also upset the balance by favoring the growth of yeast and inhibiting the growth of bacteria. This imbalance can lead to a yeast infection in the mouth or vagina.2.
Changing hormone balances, (due to pregnancy, hormone replacement therapy during menopause, and oral contraceptives), can create the right conditions for a yeast infection.3. Yeast infections can also occur when the patientâ€™s immune system is compromised by an HIV infection, chemotherapy or radiation treatment, Lyme disease or organ transplant. Steroids can also slow the immune response and allow a yeast infection to take hold.4.
And finally, chronic yeast infections can be a symptom of a more serious underlying illness, such as diabetes, thyroid disorder, leukemia or AIDS. If your yeast infection keeps coming back, ask your doctor for a complete exam to rule out any underlying cause. Unfortunately, the symptoms of vaginal yeast infections are very similar to other conditions that . .
3 Potentially Dangerous Yeast Infection Myths February 01, 2007
. . . mportant health decisions based on these myths. I recently searched through as many scientific papers and books on yeast infections that I could find, while doing research for a new book.
During that research I uncovered some extremely important information that you need to know. Myth #1: You can always tell you have a yeast infection because the symptoms are so obvious. Fact: It isnâ€™t true. The symptoms of a yeast infection are definitely not exclusive to infections caused by Candida albicans yeast.
That means that other types of conditions, . .
Manage Your Diet To Manage High Blood Pressure October 13, 2006
. . . ught you to the brink of blood pressure. Bad lifestyle habits such as taking heavy breakfast meals three times a day has to be given up. Instead multiple meals in small quantities are going to help you. So give more importance to fruits and salads. This will help your overall digestive process. All in all, the first and the foremost step in managing the high blood pressure begins from diet management only. Healthy lifestyle changes including the diet changes play a major role in improving the blood pressure condition. To get more info on bloodpressure, Bloodpressure and health and Food visit . .
Soda/Soft Drinks Do Not Hydrate Your Body November 17, 2006
. . . reactions use a lot of water-thus they are NOT hydrating your body as you might think. If you want to loose massive amounts of essential calcium from your blood, bones and teeth and dehydrate the body, use those drinks high in phosporic acid. It is like a free acid trip-well not that kind of acid trip. The elevated levels of phosphates in soft drinks leach vital minerals from your body. Soft Drinks are made with purified water that also leach vital minerals from your body. A severe lack of minerals can lead to Heart Disease (lack of magnesium), Osteoporosis (lack of calcium) and many other diseases. Most vitamins can not perform their function in the body without the presence of minerals. Did you know that drinks high in phosphoric acid does a great job cleaning corroded battery terminals, remove rust from metal or toilet bowels? Soda can eat through the liner of an aluminum can and leach aluminum from the can if it sits on the shelf too long. Heavy metals in the body can lead to . .
Controlling the Level of Glucose throughout the Body February 18, 2007
. . . pids, glucides, protein and carbohydrates should be made in order to make the intake of nutrients properly so not to disturb the balance of glucose through out the body. Eating at regular ours should also be done. Because not eating properly is a major risk in developing diabetes, starting a healthy diet may prove to be a very tricky situation. For this The American Dietetic Association would be a very wise to check with. Eating more starch would be one of the first and most important things to start doing. Six time a day would be a . .
Why I Chose an Insulin Pump to Help Manage My Diabetes December 06, 2006
. . . you eat, when you exercise and sleep. In fact, it removes the rigid timetable of meals and snacks that were necessary on injections. If something new comes up, you can adjust your insulin levels to cope â€“ you donâ€™t have to panic and wonder what to do. It does mean you can exercise whenever you want to, without it being too much of a hassle to change your daily routine. It enables you to do more things, whilst keeping a handle on your sugar levels. In my opinion the insulin pump should be bought for anyone who canâ€™t put vast restrictions on their lives or stick to a routine, and being a student that is just not possible. The first year of university was the worst control I have ever had, and this second year seems set to be the best. Iâ€™ve learnt so much about how diabetes works, and how you can keep your sugar levels balanced with a totally different lifestyle. It has also made me appreciate that you canâ€™t abuse the technology you are given, as is so easy to do with the insulin . .
What's a Good Natural Remedy for Yeast Infection - Cause of .. January 21, 2007
. . . poons of vinegar added to a quart of water and then use it once a day for a week (but no longer). The second is a herbal douche made up of equal parts of raspberry, comfrey and sage which is mixed with 1/4 part goldenseal and then mixed with cider vinegar. However, if you are someone who has never suffered from a yeast infection before it is important that you see your doctor in order to get a proper diagnosis before you try any natural remedy for yeast infection treatments. You really do not want to be treating a condition that you do not have. Also by seeing your doctor you will be provided with the correct diagnosis and then you can know what course of action to take as well as grasping the cause of yeast infection. Carla Donnelly is a health writer and enjoys writing on women's health issues. You can visit http://yeastinfectionhelp. wordpress.com/ for latest news and info on Natural Remedy for Yeast . .
Side Effects of Xylitol November 13, 2006
and trees, being mostly used in chewing gums and other processed food products as a dietary supplement and for oral care. Xylitol is also known as wood sugar, hence promoted as a natural alternative sweetener derived from raspberries, birch, and plums. On the other hand, Xlear is a brand name for a saline solution used for nasal washing and toothpaste products, which primary active ingredient is . .