Tag Archives: Stroke

Why Diet Soda Is So Dangerous

The earliest diet sodas hit the shelves in the 1950’s and were marketed to diabetics. Jump ahead to the 1960’s and 70’s and Tab, Diet Rite and Fresca hit the scene. These three sugar-free beverages marked the beginning of the … read more »

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How Therapeutic Exercise Helps Relieve Arthritic Pain

Arthritis affects nearly 21 million adults in the United States, and is the most common reason for disability.  There are over 100 different types of arthritis, the most common of which is osteoarthritis.  Other forms of arthritis include lupus, fibromyalgia, … read more »

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Want To Lose Weight? Control Your Blood Sugar Levels

With more than half the population overweight and 35% classified as obese, excess weight is the biggest US health crisis of the 21st century. Obesity is a causative factor in stroke, heart disease, Type II diabetes, and certain types of … read more »

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Helping a Loved-One Overcome Obesity is Tricky

Obesity is not just a vanity issue, it is a serious life-threatening illness. Obesity-related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type-2 diabetes, and certain types of cancer. In fact, according to a 2009 study published in the medical journal PLoS, obesity … read more »

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