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Cardiovascular System

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The most common single cause of fatigue is iron deficiency or anaemia. Natural iron foods & supplements should be considered if anyone is plagued with fatigue. Iron is responsible for attracting oxygen to the body & carrying this to all tissues & organs.

Blood Pressure and Hypertension

Hypertension is an elevation of blood pressure and common symptoms include headaches, a fullness in the head, ringing in the ears, fatigue, nosebleeds & irritability. The causes range from kidney & adrenal problems to dietary & environmental factors.


Cholesterol is a fatty substance manufactured by the liver and is found only in animal fat. It is needed by most body tissues, where it performs vital structural and metabolic functions.

Haemorrhoids / Piles

Haemorrhoids are caused by increased pressure in the veins of the anus. The pressure often happens when straining while having a bowel movement. Other causes are congestion & constipation, prolonged sitting & a lack of natural oil in the intestinal tract

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The health information presented here has been written for the New Zealand health consumer. It is of a general nature and is only intended to provide a summary of the subjects covered and is intended to be used for educational and general information purposes only. It is not intended as medical advice or as a means to diagnose, treat, cure or prescribe for any particular condition or disease. You assume all responsibility for the treatment which may be undertaken as a result of the information on this site, or treatment recommended by any other party. While all care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, no responsibility or liability is accepted, and no person should act in reliance on any statement contained in the information provided. All health ailments should be treated by a qualified health professional.

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