Nutritional-Deficiencies

Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

…stage for periodontal disease. Another reason people with diabetes are much more prone to periodontal disease is because they are prone to nutritional deficiencies. Diabetes is nutritional wasting disease, and affected individuals often have low blood levels of vitamin C, zinc, and other water-soluble…

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Treatments for Depression

…depression, such as imbalances in thyroid, adrenal, and sex hormones; heavy metal toxicity; food allergies; insomnia and sleep apnea; and nutritional deficiencies. Pain and other health challenges affect mood as well, and depression often disappears with appropriate treatment of chronic disease. Neurofeedback…

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Natural Treatments for Psoriasis

…* A good daily multivitamin and mineral supplement is also essential, especially if you’re taking psoriasis drugs, some of which cause nutritional deficiencies. To date, there’s no sure cure for psoriasis, but these natural treatments are well studied, effective for many people, and far safer than…

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4 Steps to Strong Bones

…there are also factors that threaten bone health, speeding mineral loss from the bones or impeding bone repair and rebuilding. These include nutritional deficiencies, inadequate exercise, hormonal and dietary factors, drugs (steroids, antacids, anticonvulsants, and thyroid drugs), and diseases of the thyroid…

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Solutions for 3 Common Digestive Problems

…before you grab an acid blocker, bear in mind that these drugs have been linked to increased risk of bacterial infection, hip fracture, nutritional deficiencies, and memory decline. Fortunately, there’s a better solution: melatonin. Best known as the sleep hormone, researchers are now discovering…

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Treat Diabetic Complications

…folic acid, and other vital nutrients from the body. Supplementing with high levels of these vitamins and minerals helps compensate for nutritional deficiencies and protect against diabetic complications. Take Roxann, a type 2 diabetic who had been on insulin for 16 years. She had retinopathy, angina…

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