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This is why your poop is black! Is there an underlying cause?

Melena, is a condition characterized by black, tarry stools. Melena occurs when there is bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal tract, typically in the stomach or small intestine. It’s important to monitor for melena as it can indicate serious underlying conditions such as peptic ulcers, gastritis, or gastrointestinal bleeding.

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The role of fibre in a healthy diet

Fiber plays a crucial role in a healthy diet by aiding digestion, regulating bowel movements, and promoting overall gut health. It also helps lower cholesterol levels, control blood sugar levels, and may even aid in weight management by promoting feelings of fullness. Including a variety of fiber-rich foods like fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and legumes […]

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Important nutrients when you get to your 30s

As you enter your 30s, focusing on nutrients like calcium, vitamin D, iron, and omega-3 fatty acids becomes increasingly important for bone health, muscle strength, energy levels, and overall well-being. Why do you need more calcium in your 30s In your 30s, bone density begins to decrease gradually, so ensuring an adequate intake of calcium […]

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Diet; common diets that have proven very effective!

There are several common diets people follow for various health and lifestyle reasons.Here are some common diets that have shown effectiveness for various health goals: These are just a few examples, and there are many other diets tailored to individual preferences and health goals. What’s a Mediterranean diet? The Mediterranean diet is a way of […]

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How much carbohydrates for weight loss?

The amount of carbs you need for weight loss depends on factors such as your metabolism, activity level, and overall calorie intake. Generally, a moderate reduction in carb intake can be beneficial for weight loss. Still, it’s important to focus on the quality of carbs (like whole grains, fruits, and vegetables) rather than simply cutting […]

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Should you try the Keto Diet for Weight Loss?

If you have ever thought about weight loss, you must have come across the famous keto diet and its extraordinary effects on attaining fast weight loss results.  There’s a massive number of posts and videos, weight plan programs, that give too much credit to this particular diet plan, most of which often may not mention […]

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Should you try the Keto Diet for Weight Loss?

If you have ever thought about weight loss, you must have come across the famous keto diet and its extraordinary effects on attaining fast weight loss results.  There’s a massive number of posts and videos, weight plan programs, that give too much credit to this particular diet plan, most of which often may not mention […]

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How to Improve Kidney Function with diet.

Kidney failure occurs when the kidneys lose their ability to filter waste products and excess fluids from the blood effectively. Risk factors for kidney failure include: Managing these risk factors through lifestyle changes, such as maintaining a healthy diet, exercising regularly, not smoking, and managing chronic conditions like diabetes and hypertension, can help reduce the […]

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The Effects of Overeating: When You Consume Excess Food

Overeating, or consuming more calories than the body needs for its energy expenditure and maintenance. Can have various negative effects on both short-term and long-term health. A healthy diet comprises the 5 most common food groups and each food group has its specific daily recommended intake. There’s a very good reason for that kind of […]

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Can diabetes cause halitosis? strange disease symptoms.

Diabetes is a complicated metabolic disorder that can affect different aspects of a person’s health. Halitosis, which is commonly referred to as bad breath, is one of the potential symptoms of this condition. This introduction provides a brief overview of the connection between diabetes and halitosis. Often we ignore certain symptoms that could be a […]

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The Role of Fats and Carbohydrates in Quick Weight Gain

Carbohydrates are a primary source of energy for the body, including the brain. They provide glucose, which is crucial for brain function and overall energy. However, it’s essential to consider the quality and quantity of carbohydrates consumed. Opting for complex carbohydrates like whole grains, fruits, and vegetables provides sustained energy and essential nutrients, while refined […]

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