Alcohol Detoxification

If you love someone who is an alcoholic, or you are struggling with your own alcohol problem, you may be interested in the process of alcohol detoxification. Alcohol withdrawal symptoms can range from uncomfortable to life threatening, depending on the severity of the addiction, and detoxification can help with this process. Alcohol detoxification is simply eliminating alcohol from the body and providing medical assistance for the symptoms of withdrawal that accompany this process. Medical professionals will generally prescribe a limited course of treatment with one of several drugs developed for this purpose. The most common is called Chlordiazepoxide. While I do not like the use of drugs in most cases, I do concede that in certain instances, such as this, …

Nutrition It Can Make You Or Break You Try These Ideas

Welcome to the world of nutrition! This vast environment is made up of many things like foods, diets, supplements and many others. The fact that nutrition is a very personal thing can make it seem a bit impossible to find what will work for you. Below, you will be provided with valuable information to assist you with finding out what proper nutrition is all about. Instead of eating products made with white flour, eat whole grain foods. Fiber and protein-rich whole grains are always a better choice than refined products. These items keep you satisfied longer and are good for your cholesterol levels. Look at the list of ingredients and the first couple items in the list should be “whole”. …

Detoxification Diets: Do They Really Work?

There are many dietitians, nutritionists, as well as health food junkies who contend that a detoxification diets are the best thing around since sliced bread, and that they should be heralded as the ultimate body cleansing tool. Even though it is true that detoxification diets may contain a great deal of healthy ingredients, do they really work to cleanse the inside of the body? Many people choose to debate that and the fact of the matter is that no one person totally knows for sure whether or not a detoxification is good for the body’s systems. Even though it may seem clear from the evidence that is presented, a lot of that could possibly be circumstantial. Here are some reasons, …

Antioxidant Food Supplements

Antioxidant supplements play a protective role for our general health including the health of our hair. Antioxidants supplements are supposed to slow down the oxidation reactions which are brought about by the free radicals. The Free radicals are highly reactive unstable atoms generated in our body that can damage cells leading to a number of diseases and ageing.According to the Free-radical theory of aging, these highly reactive oxygen species (ROS), damage the DNA, proteins and other cellular structures like the cell membranes and cell organelles. The reaction of free radicals within cells, and subsequent damage has been linked to a range of disorders and chronic diseases including cancer, arthritis, atherosclerosis, alzheimer’s and diabetes and inflammatory conditions Antioxidants are able to …