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Johns Hopkins Article Reveals that High-dose Turmeric May Cause Iron Deficiency Anemia

The adage is true:  Too much of anything isn’t necessarily a good thing.  On June 9 Johns Hopkins published “Iron Deficiency Anemia Due to High-dose Turmeric”.  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6414192/ The article reveals that high dosages of turmeric (in this case 538 mg daily) may prevent the absorption of iron in the gut, causing iron deficiency anemia. The article reveals that high dosages...

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Dealing with Dementia: Dr. Peipei Wishnow’s Own Story about Memory

This is Dr. Peipei Wishnow. Today I want to share my personal story about how hard it is when a loved one has dementia, and why I am so passionate about protecting brain health and memory as we age.  I would also like to reveal to you what I have discovered. Me & My Mother My mother turns 93 years...

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New Advances for Millions with Urinary Control Issues

by Kathleen Nelson, Globe Correspondent — 12/2/2003 One out of every three women over 45 has an embarrassing problem when she sneezes, lifts a heavy bag or swings a golf club: She pees. This loss of control, resulting in urinary leakage, leaves many of its 15 million victims – most of whom are women – feeling ashamed and frustrated. More...

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Options to Help Women’s Bladder Control Issues

by Jeanie Lerche Davisf for WebMD Feature — May 5, 2003 reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD We’ve seen the TV commercials. When you gotta go, you gotta go, go, go. But make no mistake, it’s no laughing matter. Occasional urinary incontinence happens to millions of Americans – and up to 25% of women are affected by it. “It’s an enormously...

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Poor sleep may increase loss of bladder control: getting a good night sleep matters

We know that bladder control issues can disrupt your sleep, but now a study also suggest that poor sleep quality could lead to loss of bladder control and occasional incontinence. These findings remind us all that a good night’s sleep is one of the most important things we can do for our health. New England Research Institutes of Watertown, Massachusetts...

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Effect of A Chinese Herbal Formula BetterWOMAN On Bladder Control Issues in Women

Peipei Wishnow, PhD, Interceuticals, MA; Lawrence Dorman, DO, Applewood Medical Center, MO; Gottfried Kellermann, PhD, Neurosciences, WI; Larry Rosen, MD, Northeast Alabama Urology Center, AL. Research Report (Abstract) Menopause, Vol. 10, No.6, 2003, p578 ABSTRACT 14th Annual Meeting of the North American Menopause Society, September 2003 Objectives:This study is designed to evaluate the effect of a Chinese herbal formula on...

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Herbal Remedy for Occasional Incontinence

By Dr. Julian Whitaker’s for Health & Healing — August 2005 Vol. 15, No. 8 (Abstract) BetterWOMAN Natural Supplement For Occasional Incontinence Contrary to popular belief, occasional incontinence is not an inevitable part of aging. Excellent approches to manage bladder control issues that I’ve written about in the past include Kegel exercises to strengthen the muscles of the pelvic floor and...

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Natural Solutions for Female Bladder Control Issues

Originally Published in Life Extension – January 2004 by Romy Fox Once out of diapers, we take for granted the ability to control our urination. For decades, the flow starts and stops on command. We can ignore the urge for hours if necessary, and we are absolutely dry between bathroom visits. Some women—only a small minority—have a problem with suddenly...

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Bladder Control Issues and Hysterectomy

Tori Hudson, N.D., Medical Director for Women’s Health Clinic Center, Author Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine One of the most common problems I see in my women’s health practice is bladder control issues and occasional urinary incontinence. In fact, nearly 40% of all women will be affected by occasional urinary incontinence at some point in their lives. While there are...

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