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1.Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common and often disabling condition most often associated with data entry and general computer use, but it can affect anyone who performs repetitive hand motions. CTS occurs in women more often than men and is a relatively common temporary complication of pregnancy (due to fluid retention). It also occurs frequent...
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2.Guarana
Guarana, an herb from the Amazon rain forest, has a long history of use as a stimulant beverage. It has also been used to treat arthritis, diarrhea, and headaches. Like tea, coffee, and chocolate, guarana contains alkaloids in the caffeine family, such as theobromine and theophylline. Caffeine is known to reduce pain, treat /tnp/pg000322 doc 2155...
Score: 99%
 
3.Superoxide Dismutase
In the body, dangerous naturally occurring substances called free radicals pose a risk of harm to many tissues. The body deploys an antioxidant defense system to hold them in check. Superoxide dismutase (SOD) is one of the most important elements of this system. It controls levels of a chemical named superoxide. The body manufactures super...
Score: 97%
 
4.Relaxation Therapies
Constant stress is one of the defining features of modern life, and the source of many common health problems. Stress plays an obvious role in nervousness, anxiety, and insomnia, but it is also thought to contribute to a vast number of other illnesses. In the past, most people engaged in many hours of physical exercise daily, an activity that reduc...
Score: 91%
 
5.Garlic
The story of garlic's role in human history could fill a book, as indeed it has, many times. Its species name, sativum , means cultivated, indicating that garlic does not grow in the wild. So fond have humans been of this herb that garlic can be found almost everywhere in the world, from Polynesia to Siberia. From Roman antiquity through Wo...
Score: 89%
 
6.Magnet Therapy
Long popular in Japan, magnet therapy has entered public awareness in the United States, stimulated by golfers and tennis players extolling the virtues of magnets in the treatment of sports-related injuries. Magnetic knee, shoulder, and ankle pads, as well as insoles and mattress pads, are widely available and are touted as providing myriads of he...
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7.Pregnancy Support
Pregnancy is a time of dramatic transitions. Body systems that once sustained a single human now support two. Organs, blood vessels, body chemistry, and even the solid supporting structures of a woman's body all go through changes; in the meantime, the fetus's body grows from a tiny bundle of cells to a full-sized baby. It's no wonder that women fe...
Score: 82%
 
8.Atherosclerosis and Heart Disease Prevention
Atherosclerosis, often known as hardening of the arteries, leads to cardiovascular disease, and is the leading cause of death in men over age 35 and all people over 45. Most /tnp/condition/heartattack doc 38609 heart attacks and /tnp/condition/stroke doc 38643 strokes are due to atherosclerosis. Although the origin of this condition is not complete...
Score: 78%
 
9.Cancer Treatment Support
Not only is cancer the second leading cause of death in the United States (after heart disease), its insidious nature gives it a special terror. Most diseases give warning in the form of escalating symptoms, while others strike so suddenly that there s no time to brood on it. Cancer follows a different, stealthier path. A person who feels perfectly...
Score: 78%
 
10.High Cholesterol
One of the most significant discoveries in preventive medicine is that elevated levels of cholesterol in the blood accelerate /tnp/pg000262 doc 21500 atherosclerosis , a condition commonly known as hardening of the arteries. Along with /tnp/pg000596 doc 21725 high blood pressure , inactivity, /tnp/condition/cigarette doc 35542 smoking , and /tnp/co...
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