Water Retention

On Women and Fluid Retention

…-NONE Although everyone is susceptible to edema, fluid retention does seem to be more of a problem in women. There are a couple of reasons for this tendency. For one, because of their naturally occurring, higher level of body fat, women have less water reserves, making it easier for them to become dehydrated…

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How Adrenal Exhaustion Is Making You Bloat

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE If you or someone you know suffers from water retention, it may actually be a sign that you have weakened adrenal glands. I've written many times in the past about how too much stress, sugar, caffeine, and alcohol can overtax the adrenal glands, and about…

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Fight the Flu With Licorice Root

…the flu. To be sure you're getting glycyrrhizin, make your own tea from dried licorice root. Add one pound of chopped root to three pints of boiling water and continue to boil until approximately one quart is left. Recommended dosage is one teaspoon of the liquid taken three times daily. Store remaining…

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