Kidney Problems

Six Steps to Preventing Kidney Stones

…developing kidney stones by 44 percent. Caffeine-free, sugar-free colas can exacerbate kidney stone problems because of their high concentrations of phosphoric acid. 3. Sweeten with Stevia, not Sugar Go easy on sugar. Diets high in sugar can increase urinary calcium excretion and risk of kidney stone formation…

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Fight Urinary Tract Infections With D-Mannose

…filtered out of your system by the kidneys and then flushed out of the body in the urine. In the process, the sugar dislodges bacteria present in the kidneys, bladder, and urethra. A dose of one-half teaspoon (2 grams) taken every two to three hours usually resolves problems such as vaginal and bladder infections…

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Can Putting Away the Salt Shaker Help Osteoporosis?

…salt intake and bones. What researchers have found is that salt can make your bones more brittle. That’s because increased salt intake causes the kidneys to remove increased amounts of calcium from the blood and deposit them in the urine. Obviously, as more calcium exits the body bones become weaker…

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Fiber and Digestive Cleansing

…of decreasing the amount of fiber in our diets. We’re already seeing an increase in many of these problems, such as widespread obesity, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and numerous bowel problems. Fiber has decreased dramatically as our food supply has become more and more processed. To make matters…

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Why Glycation Is Harmful To Your Health

…major problems stemming from sugar consumption has to do with a chemical process called glycation. During the next several years, I suspect you will begin to see more emphasis being placed on the harmful effects of glycation. But if you’re concerned about preventing nearly any health problem, glycation…

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How To Make a Castor Oil Pack

…lymphocytes compared with patients using placebo packs. Castor oil packs are also known to help with hepatitis C, hyperthyroidism, pelvic pain, tendinitis, kidney stones, fibroids, ovarian cysts, swollen joints, irritable bowel syndrome, and digestive disorders. To make a castor oil pack you will need the following…

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Natural Treatments for Anemia

…pernicious anemia) and liver or kidney failure. For those people who are anemic due to low iron levels, natural solutions are available to you. Natural Treatments for Anemia Adjusting your diet to make foods high in iron a priority can help with borderline anemic problems. Foods rich in iron include: *…

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