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Diet for high blood pressure- DASH Diet

Hypertension (high blood pressure or arterial hypertension) is a high blood pressure at rest, on permanent or paroxysmal basis. Normally, the blood pressure at rest is within the range of 100-140mmHg systolic (top reading) and 60-90mmHg diastolic (bottom reading). According to figures provided by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the maximum should not exceed 160 for...

Live to the age of 100 or more -Hara Hachi Bu.

If you want to be healthier and live longer, you should embrace the Okinawa diet. The Okinawa Islands are a group of about two dozen islands situated in the poorest region of Japan. Even if the inhabitants of these places are poor, most of them live to the age of 100 or more.  And it is...

Where are Kidney Stones from? Some anti-kidney stones diet rules

There are several factors which can contribute to the risk of developing kidney stones: diet, genes, environment, body weight, and fluid intake. From all of them, diet seems to be one of the most important causes. What we eat can promote or inhibit kidney stone formation. Diets high in salt (sodium), calcium, oxalate, protein, potassium, added...

How to keep under control candida

Candida Albicans is a form of yeast which may cause various symptoms, ranging from fatigue and weight gain, to joint pain and gas. Candida naturally exists in the gut flora and it creates problems only when a body imbalance allows it to overgrow. This imbalance might be caused by a lot of reasons, such as the...

Brat Diet

BRAT DIET TIPS: CALM DOWN YOUR UPSET TUMMY

BRAT is the acronym for Bananas, Rice, Applesauce and Toast, which are the main foods allowed by the diet recommended for recovering from an upset stomach or diarrhea caused by infection, gastroenteritis or dyspepsia. The BRAT diet is suitable for both adults and children. Banana, rice, applesauce and toast are the foundation of the BRAT diet...

Put a bow around your waist

It might make you smile, but is not an advice on how you can turn yourself into a present, but an advice given by trainer Jillian Michaels on how you can stay slim. Jillian Michaels is one of the leading health and wellness experts in US. She is one of the most inspiring people on television...

Lose Weight with Sauerkraut Diet – Pros and Cons

The Sauerkraut Diet is a very popular losing weight programm Pickling cabbage at home is a simple process to prepare and preserve this vegetable for winter, with the help of some microorganisms, such as bacteria. A simple recipe for traditional homemade sauerkraut (pickled cabbage) uses only cabbage, salt and time. What you need are 2 medium...