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Alcohol and bone density

Dizzy-making trivia: Alcoholism can be a double-whammy for hip fractures and bone breaks. Not only does excessive drinking increase falls, but it also decreases bone density.

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Vegetarians live longer – but…

Did you know that a strict vegetarian lifestyle can both save your life and wreck it? When you are ill, a drastic diet change can turn the tides on chronic diseases like cancer, diabetes, major depression and almost any other … Continue reading

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Curing alcoholism

Kudzu is known as “the vine that ate the south”. But kudzu is more than just a big green nuisance; it is an herb with amazing qualities. Probably the most remarkable thing about kudzu is that it curbs alcohol cravings! … Continue reading

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The snoring blues

Some 12 million Americans have sleep apnea and about 80 million people snore. Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft palate and uvula when the airway becomes obstructed during sleep. Things that cause the airways to constrict are … Continue reading

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