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As you get older and experience different health concerns it may become necessary that you use portable oxygen in your daily life. You should be aware that this is one of the most important purchases that you can make. It can affect your daily life greatly if you don’t get the oxygen machine that is correct for what you need. Everyone needs to breathe correctly in order to have a happy and productive life. These machines will help you accomplish that when you cannot do it on your own anymore for whatever medical reason. Portable oxygen will help you live an active life much longer if you have a medical need for prescription oxygen.
Choosing the right oxygen is an important decision. You must first decide which style of oxygen machine is right for you. There are basically two types of oxygen machines. These two types are Pulse and Continuous Flow. Pulse delivers the oxygen to the patient in little puffs that are spaced out from each other. Also easy to decipher by the name, Continuous Flow oxygen machines deliver a constant stream of concentrated oxygen to the patient throughout the day.
If you have a more serious need for concentrated oxygen you will probably want to use the continuous flow model than the pulse model. The pulse models are better for those who only need to use their oxygen machines for certain times like when they exercise or if they have breathing issues when they are asleep. The pulse models are also much lighter and easier to carry around because they hold less oxygen and are lighter. The pulse models are also much more beneficial for those who use oxygen who like to travel a lot. These are all factors to consider when purchasing your oxygen machines. Read the rest of this entry »
By Nigel Le Monnier
A large part of our efforts to stay healthy and slim are related to our ability to control our blood sugar levels. It is easy to presume that you have a balanced diet. You might be stocking your cupboards with fruit and vegetables and tell yourself you are doing all you can to eat healthily.
There are many reasons why unfortunately the foods you are consuming may not be making you healthier. Dare I tell you they may even be causing health problems little by little.
If you are the type of person who wants all the facts, read on. You are about to be enlightened.
The big consideration to what you eat should be regarding the foods you eat and how it affects your blood sugar levels. If you want to be healthier you will already know not to consume sugars. It is logical that eating them will raise your blood sugar levels. But did you know that there are plenty of other foods that can have the same affect. Constant increases in your blood sugar levels will tire your body’s ability to produce the insulin needed to keep return it to normal. When this effect becomes chronic diabetes can set in. Read the rest of this entry »