Posts for: October, 2013
Vitamin D plays such an important role in our health. Now it appears it is more effective than even the flu vaccine against flu In my practice, I try to optimize my patients' vitamin D levels via application of potent topical antioxidants on a regular basis, which makes it safe for you to expose yourself to the sun's rays for short periods of time withpout sunscreen on. These antioxidants include Vitamin C and green tea polyphenols. The fiormulation, strength and pH ar critical, so only certain products are effective.
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Marathon runners who are not in peak condition do get changes in cardiac function indicating some damage to their hearts durig a marathon run. these changes do revert by three months back to normal. If I were planning to run a marathon, I would consult a cardiologisit and have at minimum an EKG and stress test first.
Marathoners experience transient heart changes
The effects of exercise on LDL
HealthDay News -- Marathon runners, particularly those who are less fit or less trained, may experience transient impairments in heart function, study findings indicate.
Although everything returns to normal after 30 days, adverse cardiac changes often occur in the two days following a marathon, with the most pronounced changes occurring in the least fit athletes, Valerie Gaudreault, MD, from Université Laval in Québec City, and colleagues reported in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology.
The concept of sensitivity to gluten without full-blown intolerance and celiac sprue or dermatitis herpetiformis is very interesting to me. I believe patients can develop hypersensitivity rashes and gastrointestinal symtoms of irritable bowel that improve with gluten avoidance.
A new study in the New England Journal of Medicine confirm a link between psoriasis and peripheral vascular disease and cardiovascular disease, as well as demonstrate some new associations including peptic ulcer disease, arthriitis other than psoriatic arthritis, and kidney disease. it also shows that the risk is higher with more severe psoriasis.