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Living in Argentina puts me in the opposite seasons as those I write for. Even though many don’t think of Argentina as a “cold” place, it can actually get quite chilly. Here many are going through the common winter cold, myself included, which has inspired me to share a bit of information relating to natural remedies for this viral infection that can’t be treated with antibiotics. Even though it is less likely to come down with a cold in the summer, it can still happen, and it’s helpful to know how to pass through it as quickly as possible with solutions that are much more effective then over-the-counter cold medicines.
The common cold is an upper respiratory infection that usually attacks when the immune system is weakened due to any number of factors including diet, stress, lack of exercise, sleep deprivation, etc. First and foremost, it’s important to keep the immune system in tip-top shape to help you avoid colds in the first place....
The person with the most replaced parts wins and now the joint replacement race does not stop with hips, knees or shoulders. Spinal discs are the latest “joints” to undergo a technology overhaul. Disc replacement surgery, also known as disc arthroplasty, is on the minds of millions who have disc degeneration. These worn out parts of the spine generate an avalanche of problems. So why not exchange them for new ones? Donald has been so worried about his mother’s failing back. Nothing seems to be helping her. One of his friends told him about a new surgical implant that replaces the worn out discs in the spine. Wow! That might give his mother a brand new back and a brand new lease on life. Two years ago, she had her hip replaced. Within months of that surgery, she was back to ballroom dancing. If joint replacement worked for her hip, surely it could work for her back. Great, he calls his mom to share the news. Not so fast, the treatment of spinal disc degeneration is not...
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