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What kind of diet is good for ms?

What kind of diet is good for ms?

Nothing spectacular,: Historically, the low fat swank diet was studied and seemed to reduce relapses a bit. The pulse counting diet looked at pulse elevation after food, and gradual items were eliminated until to pulse stayed stable with remaining items. Unlikely, it ever worked. So, doesn't hurt to do low fat diet, and add vitamin d-3 5000 units twice daily. Some initial value to vitamin a and maybe b complex. ...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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What type of supplement is good for detox?

What type of supplement is good for detox?

Many good ones: People use detox to refer to withdrawal from drugs ; alcohol ; to reduce out body burden of environmental toxins. Presuming you're asking about the latter, many supplements can help. A quality form of chlorella (like yaeyama) 10 tabs taken 15 min. Before meals can help. Take a quality mulitivitamin- see http://bit.Ly/1b36cq0 for more ideas see http://bit.Ly/1hhcfvo ; http://bit.Ly/ome1g4. ...Read more

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What kind of sugar is good for our health?

What kind of sugar is good for our health?

Complex Carbs: I like sugar in the form of complex carbohydrates, such as in natural fruits. Concentrated jams, pure cane sugar, brown sugar, are all concentrated sugars and could lead to sugar addiction if done in excess. I am all in favor of learning to savor the sugar the way it is before we process it, remove fiber, and result in high sugar levels in the blood. ...Read more

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What type is of exercise is good for for me as a pastor ?

What type is of exercise is good for for me as a pastor ?

The kind that...: ...Makes you feel happy. Whatever it is that you like to do or whatever makes you feel grounded or closer to god. Could be walking in the woods on a trail, could be handball, yoga or martial arts. Doesn't matter as long as you enjoy it and stick with it. ...Read more

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What are health risks/benefits of having a blood type A2 Rh+ and what diet is recommended?

What are health risks/benefits of having a blood type A2 Rh+ and what diet is recommended?

None: none that I know of. You are a positive. Many people are a positive. It does not carry and additional risks or health benefits. Important if you would need blood to know your blood type.hope this was helpful. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of an abortion and what are the disadvantages? What is mental health or physical issues?

What are the advantages of an abortion and what are the disadvantages? What is mental health or physical issues?

Medicine & Morality: Of all medical procedures performed in the us, abortion is the most charged emotionally, politically, morally. No other medical procedure's been limited, debated like this one. If strip aside personal beliefs, abortion done by trained professionals is a safe procedure 4ending a pregnancy. The stressors assoc w unintended/hi-risk pregnancy can b traumatic. Politics/religion amplify those stressors. ...Read more

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What is the most appropriate form of yoga for mental health issues?

What is the most appropriate form of yoga for mental health issues?

Yoga: The most important thing is an experienced teacher who is sensitive to the needs of people with mental health issues. You probably want classes that teach mindfulness of body and breath, such as hatha yoga. Others, such as ashtanga and even bikram can be more like physical endurance contests depending on the teacher. Amy weintraub's book "yoga for depression" is an excellent resource. ...Read more

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Please advise on what kind of food /meal that is good for patient with addisons disease?

Please advise on what kind of food /meal that is good for patient with addisons disease?

Healthy diet: There is no diet that will control/ treat Addison's disease. You should eat a well balanced diet and take the medication your doc will prescribe ...Read more

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What are the benefits of eating oats? Is it good for children?

What are the benefits of eating oats? Is it good for children?

Many benefits, yes: Oats have many proven benefits- they lower cholesterol, contain antioxidants likely to prevent heart disease and cancer, enhance immune function, stabilize blood sugar and reduce risk of diabetes. Oats are a very healthy food for children. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice&dbid=54 for more info. ...Read more

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What kind of exercise is good for an epileptic?

What kind of exercise is good for an epileptic?

Exercise not factor: Exercise cannot prevent seizures. A healthy lifestyle including getting enough sleep can help with seizure control. It is also critical that an epileptic take their medication regularly as prescribed and avoid alcohol or stimulants. ...Read more

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What type of vitamins are good for gallbladder cancer?

What type of vitamins are good for gallbladder cancer?

None: Unfortunately vitamins play no role in the treatment of biliary cancer. In fact, depending upon the type of treatment used, they may increase the side effects of certain chemotherapeutic agents. Consult your oncolgist before you take any over the counter or "natural" medications. ...Read more

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What kind of a physical activity and diet is good for healthy uterus and ovaries?

What kind of a physical activity and diet is good for healthy uterus and ovaries?

ConsistentModeration: Your metabolism is like a fire. Fuel it regularly to maximize it.Eat palm sized portion of protein and complex carb every 2-3 hr. Sprinkle 4 fruits & 4-5 veggie portions across the day.Hydrate!water intake (10 oz x 10 times a day). Do not restrict as your body parts need all types of nutrition for optimal function.Exercise in moderation 30-50min 6days a week: fast walking, swimming, biking. ...Read more

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What are the physical health needs of a 6-week-old baby?

What are the physical health needs of a 6-week-old baby?

Several: Proper nutrition, safe environment and proper check ups with your Pediatrician. Each child's health will have individual needs - this website has an easy to read format that you might navigate for specific information for your situation. http://www.childbirthconnection.org/article.asp?ck=10530 ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the importance of having good physical fitness and nutrition?

Need advice on what is the the importance of having good physical fitness and nutrition?

Health: The bottom line is that good nutrition and exercise keep us healthier! avoiding habits like smoking helps too. How these help is the topic of hundreds of articles and books. ...Read more

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What kind of operations needed for kidneystone?

What kind of operations needed for kidneystone?

Depends: Depends on the size and type of the stone: no surgery, cystoscopy, stent , laser stone removal, lithotripsy, etc. You urologist is the best guide. ...Read more

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What food group is the almond located? and What is some proper nutrition to eat for intense exam preparation?

What food group is the almond located?
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What is some proper nutrition to eat for intense exam preparation?

Almonds are nuts: and fatty so fall into the Fat macronutrient group. Good fats re good for the brain and memory, i.e., coconut oil, olive oil, and nuts. Avoid junk food. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What kind of work is appropriate for an individual with cardiomyopathy? What kind of work is least dangerous for individual with cardiomyopathy, and how to keep it under control?

What kind of work is appropriate for an individual with cardiomyopathy? What kind of work is least dangerous for individual with cardiomyopathy, and how to keep it under control?

Depends: Work which does not involve significant physical exertion is best. Each person's disease is a little different, so it is a good idea to discuss work options with your cardiologist. ...Read more

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What kind of nutrition is suggested for a pregnant woman?

What kind of nutrition is suggested for a pregnant woman?

Go online: Or get heh acog book about pregnancy or get what to expect when you are preg any of those have a guide as to what you should eat and any specific ?S should be directed toward your OB just like I have my pts ask me any ?S they may have. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more