Vital Organs

Discover natural ways to help you keep your vital organs healthy and fit. Know the risk factors that can cause cause damage to the body’s internal organs.

Metabolic Syndrome: A New Health Crisis and How to Avoid It
Credit: iStock.com/TAGSTOCK1 There is a new health crisis hiding in plain sight. It may be one of the biggest health concerns we face today. And, I am seeing some of my friends and family struggling with symptoms of this health crisis. I’m talking ... Read More
Vitamin B12: How It Fights Clogged Arteries and Protects Your Heart
After my recent angioplasty, I’ve been vigilant about protecting my heart. And in my search for better heart health, I’ve found some exciting news about vitamin B12, also known as cyanocobalamin. Vitamin B12 is responsible for the smooth ... Read More
The Truth about Coconut Oil and Why the AHA Has It Wrong
There are currently more than 1,500 studies showing the health benefits of coconut oil. I use coconut oil often. So, I was caught by surprise when a recent headline for a USA Today article read, “Coconut oil isn’t healthy. It’s never been healt... Read More
Hypercapnia: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
There are many medical conditions you may have heard of and don’t know what they are, like hypercapnia, for example. What is hypercapnia? This condition is the result of having too much carbon dioxide (Co2) in your blood. It could mean nothing, or ... Read More
Understanding Asterixis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments
The body has many different warning signs to alert you when something is wrong. Some of these signs may unexpectedly link to certain body parts. For instance, a lingering discomfort in one of your limbs might signal organ damage elsewhere in the body... Read More
Bibasilar Atelectasis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Our lungs receive the top award for being one of the hardest working components of our body. Without much effort for most people, the lungs expand and contract up to 20 times each minute to exchange carbon dioxide for oxygen. An obstruction of this p... Read More
Heart Health of a 20-Year-Old? Follow These 7 Simple Steps
Earlier in the year I had a big health scare. One of my main arteries was almost entirely blocked, and I underwent an emergency angioplasty. Thankfully, I’m recovering and feeling great. And I’m determined not to neglect my heart health again. So... Read More
Living with Kidney Disease: Learning From Don Rickles’ Cause of Death
Could actor/comedian Don Rickles have lived even longer if he took more alternative steps to manage his kidney disease? Don Rickles’ Health & Death Last week America lost a Hollywood icon and comedic legend. Rickles and his revolutionary, unapo... Read More
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