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Holly Lucille of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians states that the main causes of estrogen dominance, or the condition wherein the body produces too much estrogen and not enough progesterone, include ov... More »

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While several home tests are available to measure estrogen levels using saliva, the most reliable way to determine if your body produces too much is to see your doctor, states Shape Magazine. Most physicians use blood or... More »

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Although an elevated potassium level may cause no symptoms, the signs that may occur in some people are slow or abnormal heartbeat, feeling nauseous and overall weakness, reports the National Institutes of Health's Medli... More »

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There are many causes for dizziness in senior citizens including age-related deterioration of hearing and sight and issues with muscles and joints showing reduced function over time. Existing brain disorders and medical ... More »

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Zenker's diverticulum is a condition in which a pouch develops in the neck of the upper esophagus, states Boston Medical Center. Food gets trapped in the pouch, making it difficult for the patient to swallow. Patients ov... More »

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Swollen legs in elderly people are mainly due to venous insufficiency, kidney problems or heart failure, states Seniorhealth365. Joint swelling, especially in the toe, and fractures of bone due to bone conditions such as... More »

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Elderly people are more likely to suffer dizziness because they have a higher risk of developing diseases associated with dizziness, states Mayo Clinic. They are also more likely to take medications that cause dizziness.... More »

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