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...been shown to increase blood pressure and levels of unhealthy cholesterol and triglycerides; and also may increase signs of inflammation linked with heart disease, said Rachel Johnson, head of the American Heart Association's nutrition committee and a University...
State confirms Soldotna man died of H1N1 flu

...According to, prednisone is a corticosteroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It has also been known to suppress the immune system. "I used to take it for allergies and it's a terrible drug that...
Gluten Free Lifestyle: Gluten-Free Balancing Act: Good Food, Good Health, Good pH

...Delicious Way to Strengthen Your Immune System and Neutralize Inflammation," with Dr. Claudia Pillow, her sister. Roberts, who...striving to strengthen our immune systems and neutralize inflammation by keeping our internal chemistry in balance. If you are...
Turkey Trot held in Kenai

...Christmas. The race meant enough to Kristy that she shook off a bout with plantar fasciitis to run. Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of plantar fascia, the tissue on the bottom of the foot. "There were a couple of slips, but the course was sanded really...
Long road back

...neurological disorder caused by inflammation across both sides of one level...The term myelitis refers to inflammation of the spinal cord; transverse...describes the position of the inflammation, that is, across the width...
Joints plague Hingis The former top-ranked player was due to have tests Wednesday and Thursday, Buehlmann told Radio 24. She may have inflammation which has led to joint damage and may have to consider ending her career, he said. ''We cannot yet say how sensible it...
Delectable fruit good for you and great by itself or in sweet recipes they can offer from certain diseases and for their ability, among other things, to help our bodies by reducing inflammation and lowering blood pressure. Despite their containing vitamins A and C, being low in fat, and a good source for fiber...
The strength to grow

...of white blood cell, the eosinophil, causes injury and inflammation to the stomach and the small intestine. The symptoms kind of a big debate of whether the allergy causes the inflammation or there may be some sort of inflammatory process going on...
Student hospitalized 10 weeks after friend died of encephalitis

...meningococcal infection, said his mother, Christine Teel. Meningoccus bacteria can cause potentially deadly meningitis, the inflammation of membranes around the brain and spinal cord. Oaks was hospitalized for six weeks at Providence Alaska Medical Center...
Study: Eye drops work as well as patches in children with lazy eye 6. More severe forms, when vision is worse than 20/100, may require patches. Atropine drops are used to treat eye inflammation and to dilate pupils before an eye exam. The drug is less commonly used for lazy eye. The study appears in the March issue...


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