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  • young woman blowing her nose

    Antihistamines

    Antihistamines help stop allergy symptoms like itchy eyes and sneezing. They are available in both prescription and over-the-counter forms… safe for you. Ask your doctor if antihistamines are safe if you have a chronic disease or condition. This includes heart disease, diabetes, or high blood…

  • The paleo diet, often known as the "caveman diet," focuses on lean meats, fish, vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds, and healthy fats.

    Paleo Diet

    paleo diet believe the body’s inability to adapt to this radical change in diet contributes to the widespread instances of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease today. Talk to your doctor before starting any new diet. Path to Improved Health The paleo diet focuses on

  • Assortment of foods high in omega-3s and unsaturated fats

    Dietary Fats: What’s Good and What’s Bad

    There are good fats, which your body uses for energy and other health benefits, and there are bad fats, which… tell when you are full. Bad fats raise your total cholesterol and blood pressure. They can increase your risk of heart disease, diabetes, and some…

  • Parents and young child prepare healthy meal together in kitchen

    Passing Healthy Habits on to Your Children

    Teach your children how to live healthy. Start when they are young. This helps them avoid making unhealthy choices and… spend less time being physically active. Children who struggle with weight have an increased risk of future health problems. These can include diabetes, high blood…

  • Labor Induction

    A walk through the labor induction process – what it is, why doctors may need to do it and what… breaks, but you aren’t having any contractions. You have high blood pressure. You have an infection in your uterus. You have diabetes. There isn’t enough…

  • Unhealthy, high-carb burger and fries on one side of the plate and a healthy, low-carb salad on the other side.

    Nutrition for Weight Loss: Is a Low-Carbohydrate Diet Right for Me?

    Eating fewer carbs can have several health benefits… as type 2 diabetes. If you eat a low-carb diet, you can reduce your insulin. Doing this can prevent type 2 diabetes, or even reverse the effects if you already have type 2 diabetes. Protecting against chronic…

  • Gastroparesis

    Gastroparesis is a stomach disorder in which stomach muscles don’t contract properly, leading to problems crushing food before digestion… blood sugar. When you have gastroparesis, your timing for digesting food doesn't follow normal patterns. For this reason, people who have diabetes and gastroparesis often have…

  • Cat and Dog Bites

    Cat and dog bites are common injuries. A family pet or a stray animal could bite you. But you can… or serious injury. Your bite becomes infected. Symptoms include redness, swelling, warmth, and pus. You also may have a fever. You have diabetes or a…

  • Vegan Diet: How to Get the Nutrients You Need

    Vegans do not eat animal products or any foods that have animal sources. When done right, a vegan diet can… health benefits, including: Lower cholesterol levels. Lower blood pressure. Lower intake of saturated fats. More vital nutrition. Decreased risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease,…

  • Man holding condom in one hand and blue pill in the other

    Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

    Erectile dysfunction is when a man cannot get or keep an erection. It can be caused by a number of… is not being able to get or keep an erection for sex. What causes erectile dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction can be caused by: Diabetes (high blood…

  • close-up of doctors hands checking man’s moles

    Skin tags

    Skin tags are non-cancerous skin growths that feel like a hanging mole. They are common with age… tags? No one knows what causes skin tags. However, they are common with age. They also are common in people who have diabetes and in people who are…

  • Woman holding head, showing stress while many things are being handed to her

    Managing Daily Stress

    If your stress isn’t kept under control, it can lead to serious health issues such as high blood pressure, heart… your stress isn’t kept under control, it can lead to serious health issues such as high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes. You may also…

  • Childhood Overweight and Obesity: Helping Your Child Achieve a Healthy Weight

    Excessive weight gain or obesity in childhood can lead to serious health problems later in life. A healthy diet and… MyPlate program, staying fit helps prevent the health problems that being overweight or obese can cause later in life, including: Heart disease Diabetes High blood…

  • kids breakfast of oatmeal layered with fruit and nuts so it looks like an owl

    Nutrition Tips for Kids

    Eating healthy begins at a young age. Consider these tips for your young children… onset of disease. Healthy eating can help prevent many chronic diseases. These include obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure, and type 2 diabetes. Healthy eating habits are more likely to stay…

  • A woman having chest pains, with her hands over her heart

    Cardiomyopathy

    Cardiomyopathy is a disease of the muscles in the heart. It causes your heart muscles to become enlarged. This can… cardiomyopathy? Cardiomyopathy can have many causes. It may be caused by: Coronary artery disease (blocked arteries) High blood pressure Infections Certain medicines Diabetes Thyroid disorders…

  • Person’s mouth consuming fast food, junk food, and baked goods, which contain bad trans fats.

    Trans Fats (Bad Fats)

    Trans fats are a type of fatty acid found in the foods we eat. Trans fats are bad types of… lipoprotein, or HDL). Eating trans fats can make you gain weight. It also raises your risk of coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and other…

  • A man has fainted outdoors

    Fainting

    Fainting happens when your brain does not get enough oxygen. You lose consciousness, or “pass out,” for a brief time… oxygen changes. This is very common among older people. It is also common in people who have certain health conditions, such as diabetes. Fainting can…

  • group of unhealthy foods next to group of healthy foods

    After 40: Women’s Nutrition and Metabolism Needs

    Nutritional needs (food and water) and metabolism (how fast your body converts food to energy) change for women as they… oils), vitamins, minerals, and water. These foods have been linked to some disease prevention, such as osteoporosis, high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, and certain…

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