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Time wears down our pets and their joints, just like it does with us. Sometimes the symptoms of aging are the same in both humans and canine, but not always. Dogs are susceptible to conditions like arthritis and osteoarthritis too, although it may be harder to determine when these ailments begin.  Joint health care is not only important in the ability of dogs to perform well, but also for the comfort of dogs in routine movements such as walking, climbing stairs, and rising. If you notice difficulties in these areas, it may be wise to head to your vetinarian.

]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Fri, 11 Nov 2011 21:29:12 +0000 Successful Dieting Includes Probiotics http://kcmetro.com/2011060330485/local-news/local-articles/successful-dieting-includes-probiotics.html http://kcmetro.com/2011060330485/local-news/local-articles/successful-dieting-includes-probiotics.html Swimming suit season is here and many folks are trying to drop some winter pounds. Did you know that there is a direct correlation between a healthy digestive system and the ability to maintain a healthy weight? Probiotic supplements, which help to keep your gut health in check, may be what you’re missing. ]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Fri, 03 Jun 2011 19:30:01 +0000 Why Buy American Made Supplements? http://kcmetro.com/2011042028696/local-news/local-articles/why-buy-american-made-supplements.html http://kcmetro.com/2011042028696/local-news/local-articles/why-buy-american-made-supplements.html This spring several articles and warnings have been circulating regarding the safety of our drugs - both name branded prescription, generic, and over the counter supplements. “The safety of America’s food and medical products is under serious challenge,” FDA’s principal deputy commissioner said. The FDA is responsible for overseeing the safety and manufacturing quality of food, drugs, medical devices, and cosmetics. However, it’s difficult to keep up with this work given the huge jump in manufacturing both here and, sadly, overseas.

]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Wed, 20 Apr 2011 23:18:07 +0000 Windows - The Essential! http://kcmetro.com/2011031727317/local-news/local-articles/windows-the-essential.html http://kcmetro.com/2011031727317/local-news/local-articles/windows-the-essential.html Windows are integral part of any building. There may be a thousand architectural wonders all over the room. But, it takes a single window to illuminate them and to make the hidden beauties visible. It is almost impossible to name someone who hates windows. Everybody loves to have a beautiful vent providing a spectacular view of the nature in its own form. ]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Thu, 17 Mar 2011 21:25:58 +0000 Windows - A Big Deal Indeed http://kcmetro.com/2011031727316/local-news/local-articles/windows-a-big-deal-indeed.html http://kcmetro.com/2011031727316/local-news/local-articles/windows-a-big-deal-indeed.html A House without books is like a room without Windows”

Though the above saying is to signify the importance of having books collection in any house, there is an indirect reference to the vital role of having Windows in a building!! ]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Thu, 17 Mar 2011 20:59:33 +0000 Balance Your Immune System Before Spring Travel http://kcmetro.com/2011031727315/local-news/local-articles/balance-your-immune-system-before-spring-travel.html http://kcmetro.com/2011031727315/local-news/local-articles/balance-your-immune-system-before-spring-travel.html The human body is constantly challenged by germs and viruses from contaminated foods, contact with unclean surfaces and sick people, and the very air we breathe. If left unchecked, these same germs and viruses can multiply rapidly and threaten our overall well being.

]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Thu, 17 Mar 2011 20:48:38 +0000 Creatine Benefits Reach Beyond Muscle Performance http://kcmetro.com/2011031727307/local-news/local-articles/creatine-benefits-reach-beyond-muscle-performance.html http://kcmetro.com/2011031727307/local-news/local-articles/creatine-benefits-reach-beyond-muscle-performance.html

Creatine monohydrate is globally recognized and officially approved as a safe and effective nutritional supplement. The most common use is in the sports industry for increasing muscle mass, strength, endurance, and regeneration. It’s one of the most thoroughly researched nutritional supplements. ]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Thu, 17 Mar 2011 20:31:03 +0000 Losing Weight is the Number One New Year's Resolution http://kcmetro.com/2011020725899/local-news/local-articles/losing-weight-is-the-number-one-new-years-resolution.html http://kcmetro.com/2011020725899/local-news/local-articles/losing-weight-is-the-number-one-new-years-resolution.html Each year, New Year’s resolution lists contain promises to ourselves to become healthier. Healthier is defined by most of us as lifelong changes in habits such as eating, drinking, and physical activity. Even if you do not need to lose weight, you should still follow healthy eating and exercise habits to help prevent weight gain in order to maintain good overall health. Regular physical activity not only helps to drop pounds, but it improves your energy level and mood, lowers your risk for developing heart disease, diabetes, certain cancers, and joint problems.

]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:20:58 +0000 Glucosamine Helps with Joint Pain and Inflammation http://kcmetro.com/2011020625896/local-news/local-articles/glucosamine-helps-with-joint-pain-and-inflammation.html http://kcmetro.com/2011020625896/local-news/local-articles/glucosamine-helps-with-joint-pain-and-inflammation.html Joint and bone problems affect more than 400 million people worldwide, and is expected to steadily increase over ten percent annually during the next ten years. Over 30% of baby boomers are actively managing joint issues. Glucosamine, Chondroitin and/or the combination of both ingredients are the most widely purchased over-the-counter supplements for joint health care. Dozens of studies and human clinical trials have demonstrated its benefits. Consumers know and understand glucosamine as being an important constituent of connective tissues. Glucosamine is a molecule naturally produced in the human body by cellular metabolism, and a key building block of joint cartilage and joint fluid. An active lifestyle, contact sports, and normal aging can wear down joint cartilage.

shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Sun, 06 Feb 2011 20:45:58 +0000
The A to Zs of a Commercial Real Estate Investment http://kcmetro.com/2011010824895/local-news/local-articles/the-a-to-zs-of-a-commercial-real-estate-investment.html http://kcmetro.com/2011010824895/local-news/local-articles/the-a-to-zs-of-a-commercial-real-estate-investment.html

There’s a reason why Plutus (the Greek God of wealth) is blindfolded; it’s to ensure that he bestows gifts without discrimination of merit! Investing in today’s recession driven economy can be a tough task even for the most experienced investor, but thanks to commercial real estate investment, ordinary people can get a reliable return on investment. ]]> shane.kinsch@netracorp.com (Administrator) Local Articles Sat, 08 Jan 2011 00:01:41 +0000