CSANews Issue 60 / Health Pulse


Issue 60 Fall 2006
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Don't read this with a grain of salt!
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
Don't read this with a grain of salt! - We all know that excess sodium intake can lead to high blood pressure. However, sodium is an essential nutrient and cannot be eliminated completely. T....   Read more...

A Lemon a Day Keeps the Doctor Away
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
A Lemon a Day Keeps the Doctor Away - Did you know that drinking a few glasses of lemonade each day can prevent the formation of kidney stones? Citrate (citric acid) is a natural inhibitor....   Read more...

Osteoarthritis
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
Osteoarthritis - Although there are many forms of arthritis, including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and gouty arthritis (each of which requires very specific medical tr....   Read more...

High Cholesterol Silent but potentially deadly
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
High Cholesterol Silent but potentially deadly - High cholesterol can be an especially dangerous ailment, as it usually does not manifest itself in typical symptoms. This is why it is so important to....   Read more...

Prostate Cancer: Know Your Options
Posted date : May 30, 2007.
Prostate Cancer: Know Your Options - In Canada, prostate cancer is the most-often diagnosed cancer in men; approximately one in seven will be diagnosed during their lifetime. Fortunately ....   Read more...