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How to Prevent Kidney Stones

Passing a kidney stone is a painful experience. Once started, there is almost nothing you can do but suffer and endure. If you are between 30 and 60 years of age, your chances of going through this…

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Who Shouldn’t Consume Curcumin or Turmeric?

Following flax and wheatgrass, turmeric is the third best-selling botanical dietary supplement, racking up $12 million in sales. Currently, sales are increasing at a rate of 20%. Curcumin is a natu…

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Is Climate Change Causing Your Kidney Stones?

More people are getting kidney stones, and a new study suggests that rising temperatures may have something to do with it. More than half a million people visit U.S. emergency rooms each year due to k…

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13 Healing Powers of Lemons

If you're not getting fresh lemons into your diet, you may want to reconsider after reading the many health benefits of lemons, lemon juice, pith (the white part), or zest (skin). Here are 13 amazi…

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Good to know,thanks for sharing

interesting, will try to exercise more to get my heart pumping

Poor thing at least he is now in capable hands and being treated.