What is Hemodialysis?

August 13, 2017 Category :Health Watch 0

Acute renal failure, also known as chronic kidney disease or chronic kidney injury makes the kidneys to malfunction and lose the ability to filter the wastes and remove the extra fluid from the body. Once this happens to you, you will need hemodialysis. Hemodialysis is a procedure done which uses a man-made membrane called dialyzer to filter the wastes and restore the right electrolyte balance in the blood, and remove the excess fluid from the body.

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Normal or Cesarean Delivery?

August 12, 2017 Category :General Wellness 0

There are a lot of things that needs to be considered when it comes to pregnancy and childbirth. From the nursery’s color coordination to the feeding bottles to be used and even infant formula. But of course, the most crucial decision is how the woman should deliver her infant – vaginal delivery through C-section.

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Herbal Cure For Mouth Sores

August 12, 2017 Category :Healthy News 0

Mouth sores are one of the most painful and discomforting of all the wounds. It won’t allow you to eat and drink properly. Even talking seems to be a struggle. Sadly, there isn’t known cause for mouth ulcers. Some research say that mouth sores are common to those who has vitamin c deficiency, though that’s yet to be proven. There are certain meds available in the market to cure mouth sores, but the good news is, you may have the herbal solution right in your kitchen.

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Popiah Health Benefits

August 3, 2017 Category :Healthy News 0

Nowadays, many people are planning to obtain a balanced diet. These people plan to prioritize fruits and vegetables compared to other fast food meals. They do this in order to attain the weight they desire. Some decide to eat balanced diet because they want to have better digestion. Most people desire to obtain the body shape that they want.

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Callaloo and Diabetes

June 14, 2017 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Every Filipino should be familiar with laing, that leafy, creamy, spicy delicacy from Bicol Region that burns the delighted palates of every discerning foodie. But did you know that laing may have a hand in helping prevent diabetes? That’s because of one of its ingredients – the taro or gabi leaf, also known as callaloo.

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Fiber Diet and Diabetes

April 3, 2017 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Diabetes Mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases manifested by prolonged increased glucose (blood sugar) in the blood either caused by decreased insulin production or the bloods resistance to insulin. Common symptoms of high blood sugar are frequent urination, increased hunger and increased thirst.

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Herbal Remedies for Neuropathy

March 24, 2017 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition wherein the peripheral nervous system is damaged. The nerves are responsible for transmitting information to and from the brain and spinal cord to the rest of the body. This can result to loss of feeling or numbness, pain, and also the inability to control muscles. The most common sources of neuropathy involve injuries, infections, metabolic disorders and exposure to toxins. Diabetes is also one of the causes of neuropathy. Just like any other condition, the treatment for peripheral neuropathy varies depending on the severity and also on the cause. However, despite this, many people who experiences peripheral neuropathy are finding relief from using herbal remedies.

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Corneal Transplant

March 24, 2017 Category :Health Watch 0

Cornea is the front part of our eyes. It is the transparent part of our eye that covers the pupil, iris and retina.

Corneal Transplant is a surgical procedure where a portion of our cornea is removed and replaced with a portion of the cornea from a donor. Corneal Transplant also known as keratoplasty is performed 400,000 times in America only. With this numbers, we can only imagine the importance of this procedure.

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Glucagon and Diabetes

February 25, 2017 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Individuals with diabetes have a lot to look out for when it comes to managing their blood sugar levels. We commonly hear about people who need insulin to lower glucose levels in their blood, which is a part of what diabetes is all about.

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How to Stop Obesity on Children

January 24, 2017 Category :Healthy Advocacy 0

Obesity has become a problem of people nowadays. It has been very rampant to the point that most of the children that I have met are already suffering obesity. Obesity has never become a good joke. In fact, people who have this seem to feel deprived about them. Aside from that, they feel inferior and low compared to children who are not obese.

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