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I have peripheral neuropathy of hands and feet, cause probably nutritional as no other, on renerve plus bt thrice a week, but still symtomatic, please help?

I have peripheral neuropathy of hands and feet, cause probably nutritional as no other, on renerve plus bt thrice a week, but still symtomatic, please help?

Investigate: Not a usual cause for peripheral neuropathy at 32 years of age, you need a good work up to find out the cause or to define that the cause is not detmined and decide wich therapy is best for yuo. ...Read more

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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more


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How often do you find nutritional intervention without drugs successful in a course of treatment for metabolic syndrome?

How often do you find nutritional intervention without drugs successful in a course of treatment for metabolic syndrome?

You've got the power: Eat well: good portions, whole grains, lots of fruits and veggies. Get moving 30-60 minutes every day. These are powerful things you can do for not only metabolic syndrome but also preventing cancer and being healthy all over. High five on asking good questions and making great changes. You can do it, . ...Read more

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Is it considered unhealthy and even dangerous to take nutritional supplements with prescription drugs?

Is it considered unhealthy and even dangerous to take nutritional supplements with prescription drugs?

Maybe: Emeritus professor edzard ernst from the university of exeter said: 'survey after survey shows that large proportions of the population are trying 'natural' remedies for illness-prevention, all sorts of ailments, diseases or for states of reduced well-being. 'most experts. Agree that the potential for interactions is substantial" bottom line - check with your primary doc 1st! ...Read more

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What are common nutritional benefits in honey?

What are common nutritional benefits in honey?

Nutrition Honey: There are many nutritional & health benefits to honey. Honey is packed with b vitamins and minerals. The health benefits include boosting immunity, soothing GI effects, antioxidant, throat soother, and anti-microbial. ...Read more

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How can scientists determine the nutritional conpounds of foods?

Some pretty fancy: Analysis. This is way outside of my wheelhouse. See: https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Nutrition_analysis ...Read more

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What are the nutritional benefits of the paleo diet for teenagers?

What are the nutritional benefits of the paleo diet for teenagers?

Paleo diet: The diet is rich in protein but is laking in cabohydrates, namely grains. Ifyou are involved in sports you will need an overload in carbs which this diet does not offer. ...Read more

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What ar ethe specific nutritional needs of dementia patients?

What ar ethe specific nutritional needs of dementia patients?

Careful monitoring: A balanced diet with plenty of protein, dark leafy vegetables, and variety the loved one prefers.
Keep in mind the signalling center of the brain may also be effected by the same pathology thus reducing the hunger/thirst drive. It's often subtle.
More stimulating food smells (fresh baked bread?) and tastier foods are often better.
Watch for choking. This may represent a need for a swallowing study. ...Read more

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Does using a nutritional cleanse have any health value for an adult?

Does using a nutritional cleanse have any health value for an adult?

Yes: We live in a toxic world. Every person has many toxins, such as heavy metals, pesticides, pcb's, dioxins, pthalates, pbb's etc. Detoxification programs can lower our body burdens of these chemicals & research shows people generally feel better after such programs & this may be the best way to prevent disease! I advise everyone to do an annual cleanse. There are many ways to cleanse- see comment:. ...Read more

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Can you please list an average person's basic nutritional requirements?

Can you please list an average person's basic nutritional requirements?

Nutritional needs: This one is really too big for 400 characters. But everyone needs the 3 basic nutritional fuels: proteins, carbohydrates, and healthy fats in sufficient supply for body maintenance. Also plenty of water daily. For more involved information than can be supplied in this small space, please see: http://www. Cdc. Gov/nutrition/everyone/basics/. ...Read more

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How does the nutritional content of frozen and canned vegetables differ?

How does the nutritional content of frozen and canned vegetables differ?

Read labels.: Fresh frozen vegetables usually retain more nutrients, but it depends on the form. The package labels will tell you. All canned vegetables are not alike either. Even salsa can end up with no nutrients at all from over-processing. Read labels, if it has no vitamins, fiber, or protein, it is basically junk. Some canned fruits and some juices have no vitamins at all and are just overpriced candy! ...Read more