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What are Blood Vessels?

The blood vessels are the part of the circulatory system that transports blood throughout the human body. There are three major types of blood vessels: the arteries, which carry the blood away from the heart; the capillaries, which enable the actual exchange of water and chemicals between the blood and the tissues; and the veins, which carry blood from the capillaries back toward the heart. 67 more words


The Medicine Woman's Treasure Chest - Horse Chestnut or Aesculus -Circulatory System

The Horse Chestnut is an herb that has been used for centuries to either prevent or to ease the discomfort of circulatory disease including varicose veins. 917 more words

Health And Nutrition At Any Age

Targeted Support: Circulatory System

Last month we began the new series Targeted Support: Taking a closer look at the Circulatory System.  I wanted to post this entry last month however my computer retired itself so I had wait to obtained another one. 182 more words

Learning Circulatory System

“I hear and I forget”

“I see and I understand”

“I do and I remember”

This is what the grade 4 students tried to do when they learn body system.   40 more words


Are you stress? Check your Pressure

High blood pressure or Hypertension is very prevalent and according to the World Health Organization (WHO) more than one in every five adults world wide are affected with this disease. 754 more words


New Series - The Medicine Woman's Treasure Chest - Herbal Medicine -Dandelion

I was going to call this the Witch’s Medicine Cabinet as at some points of my career I have been labelled as such. Once in Ireland a male client arrived in need of a complete lifestyle makeover prior to a heart operation. 1,516 more words


People Once Believed the Arteries And Heart Were Filled With Air

It’s not?!

Almost everything we consider common knowledge today was once a total mystery. Around the second century AD, no one in the western world knew that the arteries, veins, and heart were filled with blood.

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