Normally, new mothers encounter baby constipation problems. It is very unsettling to see babies crying most of the time due to stomach cramps caused by hard stool and bloated tummy. Usually, there is too much effort exerted when baby constipation happens because the stool is hard to eliminate. In order to prevent your baby from suffering constipation, it is recommended that you learn how constipation develops in babies. As soon as a baby is born, they are fed with milk- bottled or breast fed. As early as this stage, baby constipation can already happen especially when they are bottle-fed according to some research findings. It is also possible that the baby is already lactose intolerant from the start. There are also cases wherein the baby is already lactose-intolerant from the start. Thus, breast–feeding must be practiced if possible to prevent baby constipation issues.
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High blood pressure - or "hypertension" - is a major public health problem that affects up to 1 in 4 Americans.
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Did you know that even babies can develop high blood pressure? Many might think of this as uncommon but it isn't. When babies have high blood pressure it is usually because they are premature or have kidney or heart problems. When an older child has high blood pressure it is usually a result of their family history.
As you might have noticed today, there is an increase in obesity in children. This also increases their blood pressure putting them at health risks. A great way to prevent this is to have your child's blood pressure checked often as they grow older.
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Hypertension can wreck havoc on many body organs. Its effects on the heart are especially damaging. High blood pressure and heart disease are closely connected.
Moderate to high blood pressure significantly increases the load on the left side of the heart. Arterioles are often diseased or constricted, which increases resistance to blood flow. When this happens, the heart has to work much more to pump blood into the arterial system including the aorta.
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In medical terminology, nosology is known as the branch of medicine that deals with the classification of medical conditions and diseases. Body conditions and diseases are generally classified according to symptoms, causes, as well as the organ systems involved.
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If you live with high blood pressure and a steady diet of all kinds of hypertension medicines, you have to know that you live under the cloud of a possible heart attack, kidney failure or stroke one day. Is it at all possible that there are certain kinds of foods that you could work into your diet that could be as good at preventing these complications as medicines are? That's what the American Journal of Clinical Nnutrition talks about - in the new study they have just published - work all kinds of refined foods out of your diet and replace them with whole-grain foods, and the fearsome complications that come from living life with high blood pressure, practically disappear. It might seem simple enough - just eat more of the foods that lower blood pressure complications, and free your mind of a terrible source of anxiety.
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High blood pressure is a major health problem that is believed to affect one in three Americans. Not only does it directly damage your blood vessels and vital organs but it also significantly increases your chances of suffering from heart disease, kidney disease, stroke and many other serious health disorders.
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Cellulitis is estimated to happen to over 85% of women. It is the unsightly bulges, dimples and lumps that cause the ‘orange peel’ or cottage cheese looking skin over the thighs, stomach, upper arms and buttocks. These dimples and bumps are caused by subcutaneous fat tissue forced to the surface as the tight connective tissue is forced below.
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