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Improve Immune Function and Blood Sugar Regulation with Zinc

Improve Immune Function and Blood Sugar Regulation with Zinc

February 6, 2013 | by

According to study, zinc can counteract the negative effects of diabetes mellitus by improving glycemic control in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

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Lack of Sleep Shown to Lower Man’s Sex Drive

Lack of Sleep Shown to Lower Man’s Sex Drive

February 5, 2013 | by

Lack of adequate sleep causes a number of serious complications including what some studies have noted as poor sex drive in men.

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Early Puberty in Girls Linked to BPA, Dangerous Chemicals

Early Puberty in Girls Linked to BPA, Dangerous Chemicals

February 4, 2013 | by

Did you know that 3 chemical classes – phthalates, phytoestrogens and phenols – which includes the well-known bisphenol-A, hastens puberty in girls?

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Olive Oil Could Help Fight Breast Cancer Naturally

Olive Oil Could Help Fight Breast Cancer Naturally

February 3, 2013 | by

Prized for its culinary and medicinal uses, olive oil is the center of much health research – the oil has even been shown to fight breast cancer naturally.

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Popular Plastic Chemical BPA Linked to Wheezing in Children

Popular Plastic Chemical BPA Linked to Wheezing in Children

February 1, 2013 | by

BPA has been linked to numerous health issues. Researchers have even found that early exposure to BPA while pregnant may lead to wheezing in children.

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Vitamin E Protects the Lungs from Deadly Diseases Like COPD

Vitamin E Protects the Lungs from Deadly Diseases Like COPD

January 31, 2013 | by

There are things one can do to to protect against COPD. One study found that vitamin E may serve as a protectant for the lungs, preventing against COPD.

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Sleep is Essential for Academic Success

Sleep is Essential for Academic Success

January 29, 2013 | by

Sleep is very important, especially for young children who are in school. Adequate sleep is essential for a child’s academic success and overall health.

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Having Relationships and Being Highly Social Cuts Dementia Risk by 70%

Having Relationships and Being Highly Social Cuts Dementia Risk by 70%

January 28, 2013 | by

One study demonstrated that the rate of cognitive decline in social seniors was 70% slower than that of their non-social peers.

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Diabetes Could Increase Dementia Risk, Study Finds

Diabetes Could Increase Dementia Risk, Study Finds

January 25, 2013 | by

Now, researchers from Japan are finding that diabetes also negatively impacts the brain, causing cognitive decline and dementia.

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How Regular Exercise can Help with Diabetes

How Regular Exercise can Help with Diabetes

January 24, 2013 | by

Regular exercise could be a natural and effective way to help treat diabetes. A study conducted with diabetic Hispanic men and women undergoing a strength training routine found that within 16 weeks there was dramatic improvement with their sugar control.

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