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The Truth and Facts about Vitamin E

Wednesday, March 19th, 2008 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

It is important to understand that we are ultimately responsible for our own well-being and should do whatever is necessary to maintain our health and assist our bodies in resisting and fighting disease. Since health practitioners agree that vitamins are ...

Diabetes Symptom – You Can Do A Self-Check Of This Fatal Disease

Saturday, February 16th, 2008 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Are you finding yourself battling dizziness? Do you have the need to wake up and use the bathroom in the wee hours of the morning? Is you weight yo-yoing for no apparent reason? These are symptoms that have been associated ...

Medical Alert Jewelry: A Life Saving Fashion Statement

Sunday, November 25th, 2007 Posted in Information, News & Articles | No Comments »

No one really wants to be labeled as "different". And certainly, no one wants to create that label and apply it to him or herself. But many medical conditions require some form of identification indicating that such a condition exists and ...

Herbal Formula Replaces Conventional Medicine For Diabetics

Thursday, November 15th, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes has afflicted my life physically, emotionally and spiritually for the last sixteen years of my life. My wife of twelve years and daughter has had to live with an abnormal functioning husband and father. As the years went by ...

The Truth About Weight Loss; The 6 Biggest Myths About Dieting for Diabetics

Saturday, August 18th, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

All of our behavior results from the thoughts that preceded it, so the thing to work on is not your behavior, but the thing that caused your behavior, your thoughts. - Dr. Wayne Dyer Let me preface this article with the ...

Nutrition Standards for Juvenile Diabetics

Saturday, July 28th, 2007 Posted in Information, News & Articles | No Comments »

The nutritional recommendations for juveniles with diabetes are much the same as the general population in this country. Children with diabetes need to eat a well balanced and healthy diet in order to keep their blood sugar levels in ...

You Are What You Eat: Triglycerides and Diet

Wednesday, July 4th, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

I must confess that I am a Steve Martin fan. Like me he studied philosophy in his earlier days. He plays a banjo like I wish I could. And he is funny. In 1987 he was in a movie entitled ...

Benefits of Chair Yoga, Part 4

Sunday, March 18th, 2007 Posted in Health & Exercise, News & Articles | No Comments »

Benefits of Chair Yoga: Part 1 Benefits of Chair Yoga: Part 2 Benefits of Chair Yoga: Part 3 Chair Yoga can easily work in harmony with most physical rehabilitation prescriptions. Many physical therapists have knowledge of Yoga or are teachers of Yoga. Many ...

Basic Meal and Menu Planning for Diabetes

Thursday, February 1st, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

As a basis for meals and menu planning, refer to the pyramid information mentioned earlier to make sure you have the basic food requirements met for all family members. Then cross check and plan by looking over basic food categories ...

Treating Hypertension for Diabetics

Wednesday, January 24th, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

In most cases, high blood pressure is usually present long before its complications developed and shows some of its symptoms. In order to treat high blood pressure it is important to detect it in its earliest stage before it ...