How To Treat Bunions
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A bunion is a deformity that is mainly made up of a lateral deviation of the great toe which enlarges due to a tissue or a bone. It is a serious foot problem. These are formed within the foot and not on the surface of the foot. An arthritic condition and  a result of bone degeneration it is found as  a lump on the outside portion of the big toe. Bunions are seen near the joint of the toe and sometimes  [...]

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Being Wary about 6 Bone Sapping Foods – Part II

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Surfeit Vitamin A

Latest studies on vitamin A have shown that it is possible to get excess of a healthy thing. Vitamin A is present in egg, full-cream milk, vitamin-enriched food types, liver and vital for eyesight and one’s immunity. However since the American diet is innately laden with this vitamin, it is likely that one could be getting an overdose of what is the advised share of five thousand IU daily intake – a figure which several health care specialists deem quite elevated anyways.

Women in their post-menopause phase particularly appear to be prone to overdose of vitamin A and research has suggested that females who consume over five thousand international units had more than two-folds the fracturing rate as that in women who consumed lesser than 1600 international units daily.

Damage Control

Switching to less fat or fat-free milk produce and eating white part of eggs as compared to the entire egg (the yellow portion is rich in vitamin A). Additionally checking one’s intake of multivitamins and in case it has elevated levels of this vitamin then switching to a type that is not.

Alcoholic Drinks

Alcohol blocks calcium and thwarts bone-developing minerals consumed from being assimilated. Binge drinking hampers the bone re-modelling course by averting the bone building osteoblast cells from performing their task. Hence, as a re

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