Posts Tagged Blood

The 5 Best Yoga Poses For Increasing Your Circulation ASAP…

Blood, as we know, plays an essential role in the body—it circulates essential nutrients and oxygen throughout your body and also removes waste from your cells. Increasing your blood flow can help you feel energized and increase physical and mental performance, and yoga can be a simple, effective tool for increasing your circulation… Intro from mind body green, check […]

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Why getting enough sleep reduces cardiovascular disease risk…

Summary: Getting enough sleep is key to good health, and studies have shown that insufficient sleep increases the risk of serious problems, including cardiovascular disease. Now investigators have discovered one way that sleep protects against the development of atherosclerosis… Read the full article here at Science Daily: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190213132317.htm

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The Human Body: The Circulatory System…

(From LiveScience) The circulatory system is a vast network of organs and vessels that is responsible for the flow of blood, nutrients, hormones, oxygen and other gases to and from cells… Read the full article @ LiveScience.com: https://www.livescience.com/22486-circulatory-system.html   #TheHumanBody

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Raised blood platelet levels ‘strong predictor’ of cancer — ScienceDaily… 

Interesting health research update from ScienceDaily: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/05/170523083245.htm

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Where does your blood actually come from? — ScienceDaily… 

Summary:  Scientists have developed a new understanding of how the first blood cells form during human development as they transition from endothelial cells to form blood cells of different types…  Read about it here: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170406102615.htm

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What is anemia?… 

An article from the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute: What is anemia? 

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Diabetes: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments… 

Diabetes, often referred to by doctors as diabetes mellitus, describes a group of metabolic diseases in which the person has high blood glucose (blood sugar), either because insulin production is inadequate, or because the body’s cells do not respond properly to insulin, or both…   (medicalnewstoday.com)  Read more about this condition here: Diabetes: Symptoms, Causes and […]

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How Well Are You Aging? This Blood Test May Tell You… 

Interesting health article on aging from livescience.com: How Well Are You Aging? This Blood Test May Tell You

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Consuming rapeseed oil enriched with Omega-3 reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease… 

Summary from Eurekalert.org: Scientists… have proven that the consumption of high oleic canola oil enriched with Omega-3 reduces the concentration of triglycerides in the blood…  Check out the report here: Consuming rapeseed oil enriched with Omega-3 reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease

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Aloe Vera Plant: A Natural, Alternative Medicine Used for Treating Diabetes, Psoriasis, Weight Loss, Cancer, and More…

  The aloe vera plant is used as an alternative medicine for a variety of adverse health conditions, including diabetes, psoriasis, burns, cancer, and more. Source naturalnews.com: Aloe Vera Plant: A Natural, Alternative Medicine Used for Treating Diabetes, Psoriasis, Weight Loss, Cancer, and More

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Hypertension: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments…

Source medicalnewstoday.com: Summary:  Hypertension is having a blood pressure higher than 140 over 90 mmHg, a definition shared by all the medical guidelines.1,5 This means the systolic reading (the pressure as the heart pumps blood around the body) is over 140 mmHg (millimeters of mercury) or the diastolic reading (as the heart relaxes and refills with […]

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Cholesterol: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments…

Source medicalnewstoday.com:  Summary: Cholesterol is both our friend and foe – at normal levels, it is an essential substance for the body’s normal functioning, but if levels in the blood get too high, it becomes a silent danger that puts us at risk of a heart attack… Read the full article here: Cholesterol: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments…

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Just how ‘Sapiens’ in the world of high CO2 concentrations?…

High concentration of CO2 reduces man’s intellectual abilities Did you ever experience being at a lecture or a meeting in a room where you felt tired, your eyes were closing and no matter how hard you tried you could not concentrate? The reason did not have to be a boring subject or a mediocre lecturer – […]

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Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Trigger Blood Sugar Risks…

from news.nationalgeographic.com… Sugary sodas have come under fire for contributing to obesity and diabetes, but new research suggests artificial sweeteners may also raise blood sugar levels… Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Trigger Blood Sugar Risks.

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Cardiac screening test may help determine who should take aspirin to prevent heart attack…

from sciencedaily.com: Summary: ‘Many heart attacks and strokes occur in individuals who do not appear to be at high risk,’ researchers report following a recent study. ‘Individuals with known CVD [cardiovascular disease] should take a daily aspirin, but the best approach for individuals without known CVD is unclear. If we only treat high-risk individuals with […]

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The brain’s own mind…

“Would you have believed that the organ which gives you identity is not being fed by your blood stream? Further, that it has an intellect of its own as we shall see, and so seems to function with its own knowledge and not by yours.” More of this article at thehindu.com… The brain’s own mind – […]

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