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Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive Heart Failure

Thursday, February 3, 2011 1:16

What Is Heart Failure? Heart failure does not mean the heart has stopped working. Rather, it means that the heart's pumping power is weaker than normal. With heart failure, blood moves through the heart and body at a slower rate, and pressure in the heart increases. As ...

High Cholesterol Symptoms

High Cholesterol Symptoms

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 3:09

Cholesterol is found in cell walls and cell membranes, almost everywhere in the body. It is a waxy, fat like substance that is naturally present in the body. Cholesterol is necessary to produce many hormones, vitamin D, and the bile acids. Though it is required for various metabolic ...

Drug Promises Heart Disease

Drug Promises Heart Disease

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 1:13

Heart attacks and strokes could be cut by at least a third by tripling the number of patients on cholesterol-lowering drugs, according to research published today. Expanding the simple treatment could save the lives of 10,000 Britons a year, say the authors of a study which one expert ...

Baldness Remedies

Baldness Remedies

Monday, January 31, 2011 6:58

People have always been gullible where their hair is concerned. Queen Victoria drank silver birch wine made from sap because she believed it would cure her baldness. And despite icons such as David Beckham shaving off their locks, hair loss is refusing to become fashionable....

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Female Baldness

Female Baldness

Monday, January 31, 2011 6:28

A hair grows from its follicle at an average rate of about 1/2 inch per month. Each hair grows for 2 to 6 years, then rests, and then falls out. A new hair soon begins growing in its place. At any time, about 85% of the hair is ...

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Halitosis Home Remedies

Halitosis Home Remedies

Monday, January 31, 2011 6:16

In medical terminology, bad breath is referred to as halitosis. Halitosis could be caused due to a variety of factors, but the most common cause of bad breath is poor dental hygiene. Those who don't brush their teeth on a regular basis give an open invitation to bacteria. ...

Halitosis in Children

Halitosis in Children

Monday, January 31, 2011 6:02

Bad breath. Problem? You bet! So what's bad breath got to do with halitosis? Who said I was straying? Bad breath is halitosis. Another name for it, that is. So how does halitosis in children come about? And what are they supposed to do about halitosis symptoms? The ...

Halitosis Symptoms

Halitosis Symptoms

Monday, January 31, 2011 5:27

Halitosis is where one has a bad breath problem. It isn't mild or tolerable, but the kind that can certainly be unpleasant, given its prolonged presence. If you or others suffer from this, there are a varied number of reasons of why you have bad breath. Halitosis symptoms ...

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Diabetes - Heart Disease - Stroke

Diabetes – Heart Disease – Stroke

Friday, January 28, 2011 4:31

Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke Having diabetes or pre-diabetes puts ...

Ischemic Heart Disease

Ischemic Heart Disease

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 2:56

What is ischemia? Ischemia (is-KE'me-ah) is a condition in which the blood flow (and thus oxygen) is restricted to a part of the body. Cardiac ischemia is the name for lack of blood flow and oxygen to the heart muscle....

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