Kidney Disease

Fiber and Digestive Cleansing

…These additional toxins increase the workload of both your liver and kidneys. The slow-moving stools also lead to a condition called diverticulitis. Diverticulum: Latin for "You Don't Want to Know" In the early stages of the disease, as your intestines struggle to remove toxins and waste material, small…

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Muscle Cramps May Signal a Trace Mineral Deficiency

…natural diuretics can starts to deplete the body of minerals. Also, with age the gut becomes less efficient at absorbing various minerals, and the kidneys become less efficient at retaining them. This helps explain why people over age 50 typically require higher amounts of calcium and magnesium to maintain…

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Normal or Not? Reading Your Blood Pressure

…and regular readings. If you are worried that you may have high blood pressure and all the health risks that come with it like heart disease, stroke and kidney disease, you need to become educated about what your blood pressure numbers mean and the proper way to have your blood pressure taken. There…

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Body Cleansing Detoxification Starts With the Skin

…and act as an elimination organ. This last function is of particular importance in dealing with skin diseases. Waste products and body toxins that are filtered and broken down by your liver and kidneys are removed from the body by several organs. These include the bowels, the urinary tract organs, the…

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