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What Is Chelation Therapy?

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Chelation therapy is a method of medicine that is used to remove excess heavy metals from your bloodstream. This mainly refers to the excess mercury that can often exist inside your blood, which can cause harm to your cells, and therefore your body.

Chelation (pronounced kee-lay-shun) therapy is accomplished by intravenously introducing a chelating agent, Ethylene diamine tetra-acetic acid (EDTA), which is a synthetic amino acid. EDTA grabs onto the heavy metals and harmful minerals in the blood and allows them to be released in your urine. Sometimes another agent is used intravenously for extreme mercury detoxification, called DMPS. There are also oral chelating agents that are taken in pill form, and is an FDA-approved drug used for the treatment of lead poisoning. It is used to remove mercury from the body, combining with the metals in the bloodstream, then the metals and the drug are removed from the body by your kidneys and excreted through your urine.

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Hawthorn: Effective Herbal Remedy for Heart Failure

Hawthorn berries and leaves
Hawthorn berries and leaves

Several recent clinical research studies have demonstrated that the herb Hawthorn (Crataegus Oxyacantha) can be of great benefit to those suffering from heart failure. Heart failure, also called congestive heart failure or chronic heart failure, as described by Dr. Ed Zimney, MD, is “a condition in which the heart muscle cannot pump out blood effectively or efficiently. […] Left untreated, heart failure can become progressively worse because a vicious cycle develops wherein the heart gets further and further behind in its ability to pump the blood, which can lead to worsening symptoms and to acute heart failure requiring emergency medical treatment.”

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Detox Teas: Are They Helpful For Detoxification?

detoxteaBy Katie Adams

With more and more people putting more concern on their health and wellness, detoxification products such as detox teas are becoming all the more popular.

Why Detoxify? The human body is created with its own detoxification system, which includes the skin, liver, kidney and the colon. The liver and the kidney filter out the toxins in the body which goes out through the urinary system, the digestive system or as sweat through the skin. The body’s waste management system works well under normal circumstances, but given today’s fast paced lifestyle and extensive exposure to waste and toxins, the body can only deal with so much. This brings us to the need to detoxify, or cleanse the body and get rid of toxins and waste.

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The Benefits of Ayurvedic Medicine: Amla

Fresh Amla berries

Amla, also known as Amalaki and Indian gooseberry, is one of the most famous Ayurvedic herbs all time. It can be used inside and out. On the outside, it has been used to treat thinning hair and improve the look and feel of skin; on the inside, Amla has been used to treat diabetes, improve digestion and vision, boost immunity and relieve menstrual cramps. …

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How Cannabis Helps PTSD

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By Amber Roundtree

Many people living in cities such as Tampa, Orlando, and Miami today are suffering from some degree of post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD), which is seriously and negatively affecting their lives. While most associate PTSD with people returning home from war, people who suffer through many other types of tremendous mental and physical stresses can develop it as well, and doctors are really still struggling to get a handle on the disorder. No matter what the root cause of someone’s PTSD might be, they need to have help in getting their disorder to a level they can manage, so they can live a normal life. Some feel that medical marijuana could be the answer here, as it is with so many other types of medical issues today.

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Extend Your Life Naturally With Coenzyme Q10

coenzyme q10By Mukta Agrawal

You are the sum of several hundred trillion cells. Moreover, how they feel and function has an impact on how you feel and function. However, the functioning of cells has a lot to do with coenzyme Q10, vitamin like substance that produced throughout your body. Without this coenzyme Q10 or CoQ10, your cells and thus you could not survive. CoQ10 is an elemental ingredient in the energy production and keeps those trillions of cells function smoothly. Deficiency of this essential nutrient develops a negative impact on the health and most likely, the aging process itself. In addition to the generating energy process, it is also a powerful antioxidants and protects you against free radical damage that causes aging and degenerative diseases. It also stimulates certain genes in your body to strengthen you against various diseases and rejuvenate the body. Today in this article let me give you an insight into the benefits of coenzyme q10 that helps prevent various disease conditions and keeps you healthy longer.

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Necessity and Importance of Telomerase Activation

telomeresBy Flynn Zox

Telomerase activation is mainly useful for regenerating and activating the damaged skin cells or tissues. It is also highly efficient in preventing the growth or reduction of cancer cells which might cause skin cancer. The cell ages can be effectively controlled by means of this kind of activation as a result of which the lost glow and shine of the skin can be easily recovered by preserving the youthful appeal. It acts so fast that you can get the result within a very short period of time. In this regard, you must refer to the website.

How does the activation works?

Telomeres are those DNA stretches that are actually located at the chromosome end and there are certain therapies by means of which they can be activated as a result of which the aging process of your skin cells can be effectively stopped on a permanent basis. The generic data along with cell division can be properly protected by means of Telomerase activation. This is the main reason that the cancer disease and aging can be prevented in a natural way. The cell function and genome integrity can be well-preserved and protected by means of this kind of activation. This activation mainly prevents the telomeres shortening for preventing slow aging and destruction of cell division. Cell longevity can be only gained by means of keeping the telomeres longer and elongated otherwise your skin will face dreadful; consequences like cancer and aging.

How this kind of activation is done?

Astragalus Root
Astragalus Root

As per the scientists, the telomerase activation can be effectively and successfully done with the use of TA-65 which noting but a natural ingredient based supplement which leads to the activation of telomeres within your skin cells. Through a specialized purification process, this particular supplement helps in the reactivation of the cell telomeres. This supplement has been prepared from one of the most ancient and useful Chinese plant called astragalus and from the root extractions of this plant, this supplement can be created. The dysfunction and decline of the cells can be minimized to a great extent by means of taking this supplement on a regular basis. This supplement has been clinically tested by the scientists and the ingredients of this supplement are completely safe for your health and do not create any side effects and this is the reason that maximum people like the same and are taking for avoiding aging.
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