Health

July 12, 2016
If you have arthritis and have been concentrating on simply coping with your condition, it is time to raise your sights: you are capable of doing much better. You can control your arthritis to a much greater degree than you have ever imagined.

Know your arthritis

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July 12, 2016
Some of the most common allergy symptoms are constant coughing, sniffling, excessive mucus formation and a blocked nose. This can lead to or be associated with a variety of diseases of the airways, such as asthma, bronchitis, hay fever, and sinusitis. The most serious and life-threatening of these is undoubtedly asthma.

Even with earlier diagnosis and more hospitalisation, deaths from asthma have tripled and the number of new cases diagnosed each year has increased by 160% since 1980.

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July 12, 2016
Increase Immunity from the inside

For the past 100 years, medicine has focused on drugs designed to destroy the invader, like antibiotics, which can sometimes harm the body.

Only recently, with seemingly endless onslaught of new infectious agents, attention has turned towards strengthening the body, rather than conquering the invading organism.

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July 12, 2016
When you go for your annual medical check up, a test that is often overlooked is that of your vitamin D status. It may come as quite a shock to find out how low your vitamin D level actually is.

Why is vitamin D so important?

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July 12, 2016
Research studies of late have reported on the health benefits of antioxidants such as resveratrol (grape skin extract), a naturally

occurring polyphenol found in various plants but especially in the skins of red grapes. The anti-inflammatory effects of this compound have received a lot of attention. The research done thus far has observed the significant anti- inflammatory effects of resveratrol and the inhibitory effects on oxidative stress in humans; a positive and exciting first time such effects have been observed in human studies!

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July 12, 2016

Sinusitis is a confusing topic, not only for patients but for many health practitioners as well. The confusion arises due to the many facets of the condition, problems with establishing the cause, and similarities between the symptoms of infection and those of allergy. In many cases allergy and infection coexist, feeding on each other, so that allergic reaction also provides a home for micro-organisms and any infection (and its treatment) can trigger an allergic reaction.

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July 12, 2016

In this articles Futurehealth compares the differences between Rooibos and Green Tea.

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July 12, 2016

The concept of Biotransf form was born from a problem confro onting many health practitioners every da ay: Patients complaining about chronic fatigue, neurodegenerative disordders, premature ageing, metabolic s syndrome, diabetes and a variety of other de egenerative illnesses stemming from unknown sources. Research has shown th hat many of these illnesses could b be connected to a common factor-the deva astating effect of a toxin overload.

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July 12, 2016

The heart is an amazing feat of biochemical engineering. Each day it beats around 100 000 times, circulating more than 14 000 litres of blood through an estimated 100 000km of blood vessels. It manages this big task with the help of a meshwork of specially adapted muscle cells that spread electrical impulses to one another in a beautifully orchestrated symphony.

Posted in Health by korcom
July 12, 2016
Increase Immunity from the inside

For the past 100 years, medicine has focused on drugs designed to destroy the invader, like antibiotics, which can sometimes harm the body.

Only recently, with seemingly endless onslaught of new infectious agents, attention has turned towards strengthening the body, rather than conquering the invading organism.

Posted in Health by korcom