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Type 2 Diabetes – Add Whole Grains To Your Diet Plan

There is a plethora of nutritional advice or information available in magazines, on the web, and anywhere you can spot advertising. On your way to work alone, you may pass by a billboard advertising a supplement, a nutritional service, or a product related to eating. How often are you presented with a suggestion of this…

Is Technology Causing Your Child's Obesity?

My regular readers know I grew up in the 70's and we did not have game-boys and DS's, let alone iPhones, Wii's or X-Box gaming systems. We played outside and did whatever we could to play for "five more minutes" when mom called us in for supper. We must ask ourselves, in today's society, are…

3 Ways to Increase Semen Volume Naturally

Increasing semen volume not only provides a thrust to male fertility by improving the sperm count but also helps increase pleasure on ejaculation. This is largely because a larger volume of semen requires stronger contractions to release it on ejaculation which help intensify pleasure. Moreover, women also tend to consider men who produce more semen…

Kinds of Diseases

"Disease" originally referred to what it says: dis-ease. A person who did not feel at ease or was uncomfortable and not well was said to be at a dis-ease. Nowdays of course when you talk about disease, we mean a particular discomfort caused by a dysfunction of some part of the body. Some diseases attack…

3 Tips to Get a Rock Hard Erect Penis Naturally

Do you experience getting a hard erections? Erectile dysfunction is more than enough to put any man under a lot of stress. It is the most disturbing sexual problem in men. However, there are some simple ways to get harder and longer lasting erections. 3 Tips to Get a Rock Hard Penis Naturally 1. Boost…

Type 2 Diabetes – Low Blood Sugar in Older People

The human brain is rich in nerve cells and is the most energy-demanding organ in our body. Our brain uses half of our body’s sugar energy. Thinking, memory, and learning are linked closely to your sugar levels and how efficiently your brain uses this source. When blood sugar levels go extremely low, as in poorly…

How to Understand Obesity

People suffering from obesity face a real life threatening health challenge. What's more, most of them know this and have come to accept this as a condition about which they can do very little or nothing. This is not necessarily true, but many obese people perceive themselves as powerless when it comes to tackling this…

Lymphedema and Swimming

Swimming to reduce leg lymphedema… For years I’ve been telling people with Leg Lymphedema that the best exercise to reduce the swelling is swimming. Why? There are a few reasons swimming is the best exercise. One, because you are horizontal when swimming rather than vertical and your leg below your torso. This is similar to…

Top 4 Cichlid Fish Diseases To Watch Out For

Cichlid Diseases: Although unpleasant, discussing disease with any animal is an important part of pet ownership. Knowing what to look for and what to do will (in the long run) keep everyone healthy and happy. Before we get into the cichlid diseases, make sure you have a back-up plan in the form of an aquarium…

Drink Beetroot Juice to Boost Iron Deficiency Anemia

What is Iron-Deficiency Anemia? It is a condition where the number of red blood cells in the blood is low, thus causing a low blood count. It occurs because your red blood cells do not contain enough hemoglobin, a iron-rich protein that causes blood to be red in color. What Causes Anemia? There are several…