Aged Health Articles

Aged Health

These days people who are in their fifties and sixties are not considered old, but still in middle age.

Some of the specific problems associated with getting older are:- Osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, Arthritis, Malnutrition, Spinal Degeneration which contributes to Loss of height. More...

The Age of Arthritis

We're headed for an epidemic of joint disease.

Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disorder in which the cartilage (the natural shock absorber that cushions the inside of your joints) begins to break down. More...

Arthritis

Arthritis is the most chronic disease in western civilization and the single leading cause of disability in older age. It affects 15% of the population in western countries and appears to affect more women than men. More...

Arthritis - are food allergies a problem?

Health problems such as arthritis, osteoporosis, heart disease or mature-onset diabetes can all be assisted by Naturopathic treatment. Diet changes, herbal medicines and nutrient supplements have been shown to aid symptom reduction in a number of chronic diseases. More...

Friends and Family : The Ideal Health Care Support.

People often underestimate the value of having a strong network of friends, family members and associates. In general, previous studies have shown that people who have large, healthy social networks live longer More...

Getting Older

These days people who are in their fifties and sixties are not considered old, but still in middle age. More...

Healthy Joints

Over 2.5 million Australians suffer disability due to musculoskeletal problems, the most common disorder is osteoarthritis More...

Natural Anti-Inflammatories

A recent study at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology has shown that the compounds found in the Green Lipped Mussel from New Zealand has potent anti-inflammatory properties potentially equal to those of ordinary anti-inflammatory drugs without the associated side effects. More...

Naturopathy & Getting Older

Health problems such as arthritis, osteoporosis, heart disease or mature-onset diabetes can all be assisted by Naturopathic treatment. More...

Never Too Old to Exercise

You're never too old to live healthy. Changes in diet and the addition of exercise into your lifestyle can make significant differences to your health and overall wellness. More...

Osteoarthritis

One of the most common forms of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which is wear and tear of the joints. Wear and tear of our joints may occur due to ageing, injury, prolonged poor posture, overuse of joints, or excess weight. More...