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Unusual finding in 3,000 year old skeleton

Scientists have hit on an unusual finding that could lead to a better understanding of cardiovascular issues. Upon the discovery of ancient African skeletons, it has been identified that the 3,000 year old skeletons had furred arteries, a health condition that has been previously associated with smoking and diet. 477 more words

Lifestyle

Seven health benefits: One fruit

The ideology of a ‘super food’ is an ever growing phrase in modern day health. Fruit and vegetables such as blueberries and broccoli have announced themselves onto the nutritional great list with their ability to support certain health issues. 775 more words

Nutrition

Dr. Shayesteh: Probiotics help lower blood pressure

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – Everyone knows that probiotics are beneficial to regulate our digestive system.

But new research shows that probiotics also can help lower blood pressure. 10 more words

Dr. Shayesteh

Important Nutrients

Potassium is the big one –it’s invisible and tasteless — but vital. Fortunately, a number of tasty foods contain potassium – bananas, unsalted peanuts, wheat bran asparagus, lima beans, chicken avocados, potatoes, spinach, tomatoes, lamb, cod, cantaloupes, salmon, oranges, tuna, and peaches. 242 more words

Blood Pressure

Ginseng Tea

Well my busy week that I described in this post looks like it is coming to an end.

It’s Friday and it’s time to have a big pot of tea to help me get the day over with before I unwind. 346 more words

Weight Loss

Plight of the Middle aged Housewife Summer's Day Remembering

The sun is baking down onto the garden where the margeurites are dazzling white against the blue sky. The courgette plants have deep yellow flowers with green linings which are fully open at lunchtime and fading by tea time. 2,071 more words

Eating probiotics regularly may improve your blood pressure

Public Release: 21-Jul-2014

Eating probiotics regularly may improve your blood pressure

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report

Eating probiotics regularly may modestly improve your blood pressure, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal… 529 more words

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