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Gout

Gout

Medical August 18, 2012

Gout is a condition that occurs when there is too much uric acid in our body. Gout has been one of the most frequently recorded medical conditions through out history. The number of cases of gout has doubled since 1990. Most experts believe gout …

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Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes Mellitus

Medical August 9, 2012

Diabetes Mellitus (DM), is most frequently referred to as just diabetes, covers a group of metabolic disorders involving the regulation of our blood glucose levels (blood sugar levels)…

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How poverty effects diet and poor fitness

As a volunteer working with the very poor I frequently encounter other volunteers and missionaries that have come to offer their help. One day a missionary asked me, as a nurse, why the women were so heavy. He said that it’s difficult to find sponsors to help families when they see pictures of adorable small children with their over weight mothers standing behind them…

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