Ganoderma - The "Miracle Herb"- Can It Help You?

Written by Terry Dunn

Let us see if Ganoderma which has been discribed asrepparttar "miracle herb" can help you with your health regime.

Ganoderma is a type of mushroom that has been know torepparttar 138244 far east for thousands of years for its meraculous medicinal properties.

These mushrooms are regarded as "Spirit Medicine" byrepparttar 138245 Chinese as they are amongrepparttar 138246 most powerful herbs in Asia.

Chinese medicine has used Ganoderma for over 4000 years and was highly prized as an elixir of immortality.

Research has been done by both Chinese and Western scholars in recent years and with analysis and clinical experiments done by colleges, hospitals and pharmaceutical manufacturers its potency is finally coming to light.

So how can Ganoderma help you?

Well here is a list of what Ganoderma can do for you!

* It an anti-inflammatory * detixicant * diuretic * liver protector * increases energy levels * intestine regulator * increases libido * helps with sleep disorders * cardiotonic * blood pressure * antitussive * hemocatheresisis and expectorant * tranquillizer * helps protect against tumor activity

Ganoderma is a traditional tonic used to nourish,tonify and supplementrepparttar 138247 whole body as it removes toxins and disperses accumulation.

Gestational Diabetes

Written by Andrew Palmer

Gestational diabetes is a temporary condition that occurs during pregnancy. Pregnant women who have never had diabetes before, but who have high blood sugar levels during pregnancy, are said to have gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes affects about 4% of all pregnancies, making it one ofrepparttar top health concerns related to pregnancy.

What isrepparttar 138226 cause of gestational diabetes? While no-one really knowsrepparttar 138227 true cause, there are some contributing factors that might increaserepparttar 138228 risk of developing gestational diabetes. These factors include: * Obesity inrepparttar 138229 woman * A family history of diabetes * Older maternal age (overrepparttar 138230 age of 30). * Having had gestational diabetes in a previous pregnancy. * A previous delivery of a large (greater than 9 pounds) baby .

What arerepparttar 138231 risks of gestational diabetes? High sugar levels in your blood can be unhealthy for both you and your baby. If a woman had gestational diabetes during pregnancy, there is an increased risk of developing diabetes for both mother and child. Babies born to mothers with gestational diabetes have a greater change of developing diabetes, but there is also some other risks involved, such as macrosomia, or a "fat" baby. Babies with macrosomia face health problems of their own, including damage to their shoulders during birth, or a higher risk for breathing problems.

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