Iron: The Body's Balancing Act

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 11:34:46 AM America/Los_Angeles

ironWhile many companies are promoting iron supplements as an essential mineral, there are some important considerations one must take before beginning iron supplementation. Iron can be both essential and toxic to the body, the proper balance of iron is a tightly regulated activity in the body. Many factors can tip the scales one way or the other. Understanding which direction your scales tip is critical to acheiving optimum health and supplementing safely and effectively. Learn our recommendations in this article from the Nutrikon Wellness Center.

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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Breathe Deeply Takes on a Whole New Meaning…

Friday, February 18, 2011 12:00:00 AM America/Los_Angeles

In this treatment, a pressurized chamber forces higher than normal levels of oxygen into the tissues and plasma of the body. Essentially, "HBOT is a method of restoring wellness [which] can reverse pathological states in which the fact that too little oxygen is reaching the cells (hypoxia) is a component." In other words, since many disease states are caused by a shortage of oxygen to the cells, HBOT can greatly benefit people who suffer from such conditions.

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