Senior Health

Hypertension Drugs Can Potentially Cause Injury:

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Hypertension Drugs Can Potentially Cause Injury:

Dizziness caused by hypertension drugs, increases the chance of an injury, mainly in elderly people! Blood pressure latest news indicates that older people on blood pressure medications tend to have more serious injuries from falls than those not on medications.  Despite the link, experts don’t recommend that patients should stop taking their meds.  The report’s author Dr. Mary Tinetti points out that “it is important to remember that no single study, and particularly an observational study such as our, can...

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Mushroom Compound May Suppress Prostate Cancer

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Mushroom Compound May Suppress Prostate Cancer

In the United States, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men (after skin cancer), with 1 man in 7 predicted to have the diagnosis during his lifetime. Previously, Patrick Ling, from Queensland University of Technology (Australia), and colleagues observed that cancer polysaccharopeptide (PSP), a compound found in the turkey tail mushroom, prevented prostate cancer development in pre-clinical investigations. The current study reveals that polysaccharopeptide – in conjunction with gamma-tocotrienol, a Vitamin E compound derived from palm oil, markedly...

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Have You Had it with Doctor’s?

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Have You Had it with Doctor’s?

When addressing degenerative disease, whether it’s autoimmune disease, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, Alzheimer’s, we know the sooner it’s addressed, the better the results.  Less time for tissue to be damaged = less likely permanent damage will occur.   In the U.S. alone, healthcare costs are the #1 reason people go bankrupt.  The problem is, people are throwing money at their health issues without getting results.  Think about it….   We spend more money per person on doctor visits, procedures, and...

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