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Health Problems, Ailments, & Issues

What are Orthotics and who can benefit from them?

Walking in the Grass

Since the connective tissue in our feet is kept under constant stress, it is likely to stretch over time. The increased length of the connecting tissue causes an instability in the structure of the foot and this can lead to over-pronation, also known as fallen arches. This is referred to as plastic deformation, which is …

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Natural Route to Whiter Teeth

Thinking about whitening your teeth probably brings to mind images of dentist’s chairs, lasers and intensive chemical treatments to get rid of unsightly stains and dullness. However, some people look for more natural ways to get their teeth white. If you have heard the buzz about natural teeth whitening, then …

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How to Stay Young at Heart

As you age, so does your body, bringing about changes in your living habits, health choices, medicine intake, and income. Your sense of smell and taste also change, which may affect your food choices. Your body will also dictate the physical activities that you will or will not be able to engage in. …

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Should you wear diabetic socks?

Diabetes is a chronic illness that requires regular care and treatment throughout one’s life. Having diabetes can cause numerous complications in the lower limbs, such as ulcers. Diabetic patients who fail to take proper and regular care of their feet, are at a higher risk of getting infections in their legs and feet. To …

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10 Tips to fight Obesity

‘Obesity’ has been ringing alarming bells on the global platform for a decade. It has now become an epidemic because of its prevalence all over the world. The problem with this health concern is that event hough people know what causes it, they do not exactly know how to overcome it. Of …

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