Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pain Relief

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There are few medical issues that bring about a “must deal with” mentality than pain.  Acute or chronic, it can have various causes: nerve pain, muscle pain, trauma, cancer, visceral, bone, various organ pain…it can be described as shooting, stabbing, dull, throbbing, aching, excruciating, and debilitating. Whatever the cause or description, when you have it you want it gone.

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Natural Health Care Tips 2

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High Cholesterol

In lowering cholesterol, this is a category where more and more patients are looking for natural alternatives, given the knowledge of what statins can do. As with glucose and weight management, eating breakfast and eating more times per day, less food per meal is preferred over irregular meals, skipping meals or eating infrequently.

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Natural Health Care Tips 1

I often see people that want more control over their health. This can take many forms. Perhaps they want to come off of prescription medication that is causing side effects or are not working as well as they had hoped. Maybe they are trying to avoid going on a prescription medication and want to try something to prevent that. Or maybe they realize the benefit of preventative medicine before they have any issues with their health at all.

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Nutraceuticals: What You Need To Know

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What is a nutraceutical? This term that sparks so much debate? A term that is used by some practitioners and scorned by others. Directly translated, it is a combination of nutrition and pharmaceutical. For some it means herbal products, supplements, minerals and nutrients. It’s a mish mash of something more than just vitamins. It is often a blend of synergistic components that strictly speaking, can help you live longer.

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