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Get Ready for the Fun Walk in Alabama this August!

Get Ready for the Fun Walk in Alabama this August!
Obesity has been an issue in this country for some time now, and this is a problem that comes with extra baggage. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), obesity often leads to other medical complications such as high blood pressure (hypertension), cardiovascular disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and… Read More
 

Adapting the Paleo Diet to Your Underlying Health Issues

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July 31, 2013

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Adapting the Paleo Diet to Your Underlying Health Issues
Deciding to live paleo can be a difficult decision as it is not going to be the right type of diet for everyone. A lot of people decide to adapt this style of eating in order to get the lean body that they have always dreamed of. But not everyone… Read More
 

Can Exercise Work For Ulcerative Colitis?

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July 28, 2013

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Can Exercise Work For Ulcerative Colitis?
If you live with ulcerative colitis (UC), then you already know that this can be a difficult disease to manage. Like Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease which can cause debilitating periods of abdominal pain and diarrhea. However, something that a lot of patients still wonder is… Read More
 

Looking to Lower Your Cholesterol? Try These 5 Great Foods!

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July 21, 2013

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Looking to Lower Your Cholesterol? Try These 5 Great Foods!
  If you have been a regular visitor to our blog, then you might have gotten a chance to read our previous posts on the worst foods for high cholesterol and the foods which can help lower bad cholesterol. After some more research, we discovered that there were a few… Read More
 

Crohn’s Disease: A Look at an Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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July 16, 2013

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Crohn’s Disease: A Look at an Inflammatory Bowel Disease
The human gastrointestinal (GI) tract is longer than many people realize, starting at the mouth and ending at the anus. Foods that we eat begin the process of digestion as they move from the stomach through the esophagus and into the intestines. The GI tract is an essential part of… Read More
 

EULAR Discloses New Guidelines for Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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July 10, 2013

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EULAR Discloses New Guidelines for Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Recently, the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) updated their recommendations for the management of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). According to their latest guidelines, people should start treating this inflammatory disease with disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) immediately after a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis is confirmed. This type of treatment plan is aimed… Read More
 

Birmingham Takes A Small Town Approach To Diabetes Care

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July 5, 2013

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Birmingham Takes A Small Town Approach To Diabetes Care
When it comes to efficient treatment of diabetes, there can be a divide between the doctor’s office and the patient’s everyday life. This presents a significant barrier that must be overcome when it comes to diabetes care. People with type 2 diabetes may only interact with their doctor for a… Read More
 

The Most Common Trigger Foods for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

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June 30, 2013

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The Most Common Trigger Foods for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  If you have been diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), then you know that identifying your trigger foods is an essential part of managing this medical condition. Unfortunately, this is something that tends to be easier said than done, as no two people with IBS will have the exact… Read More
 

Scientists Discover the Biological Basis for Fibromyalgia

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June 25, 2013

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Scientists Discover the Biological Basis for Fibromyalgia
Clinical investigators have found what they believe to be a biological basis for fibromyalgia within the skin. This discovery has the potential to change the foundation of modern fibromyalgia treatment as we know it, since current medications are designed to act solely within the patient’s brain. Scientists from Integrated Tissue… Read More
 

James Gandolfini’s Untimely Passing Shines Spotlight on Silent Killer

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June 21, 2013

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James Gandolfini’s Untimely Passing Shines Spotlight on Silent Killer
If you have turned on the news in the last two days, then you have probably heard that James Gandolfini, the actor so acclaimed and remembered for his role as mob boss Tony Soprano, passed away on June 19th in Rome, Italy. Official cause of death was an apparent heart… Read More
 
 
 

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