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Published: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:53:31 -0600

 



Is Working in the Night Shift Adversely Affecting Your Health?

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:28:01 -0600

There are millions of workers in the world currently working in the night shift. I have been working in the night shift myself for the past decade and still continue to do so, but it isn't until recently did I seriously consider about the health risks that came along with it. We all have our own reasons to work in the night, be that a better paycheck or having to work for companies which require you to work rotation/graveyard shifts, and so on.



5 Tips to Find the Best Cardiologist

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:21:31 -0600

If you are reading this article, chances are that your family doctor has referred you to a cardiologist. At first, it may be a bit unsettling to know that you have to get in touch with a specialist. And choosing the right one may be a bit intimidating for you. You can get starting by getting recommendations from family, friends and colleagues. However, it's equally important to do your own research to look for the best practitioner. Given below are some important factors to consider. Read on to know more.



6 Signs You Should See A GI Doctor

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:21:11 -0600

Your digestive system consists of a lot of organs, such as liver, pancreas, colon, stomach and esophagus, just to name a few. Therefore, the symptoms of GI may be appear through any of the organs. When the symptoms show up, what you need to do is see a doctor right away. Given below are a few signs that you should get in touch with a doctor immediately.



Simple Steps to Improve Your Health

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:31:49 -0600

There are various ways of attaining good health and this article discusses easy techniques and small lifestyle changes that you can make in order to achieve a better, healthier lifestyle. Here are a few simple steps that might help you achieve better health - 1) Nutrition Sustenance and Health is an online worldwide companion investigated diary that spotlights on the connection amongst nourishment and wellbeing. In the event that you need to keep your body clean, avoid sugar-loaded artificially treated nourishment that is so normally sold nowadays.



4 Pre-Emptive Strikes for Optimal Health

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:09:44 -0600

Your body is stressed, so how do you strengthen the weakest links in order to preserve your basic, supportive foundation to health? This article will give you the simple tools to rebuild the foundation if it's been weakened, offer simple lifestyle solutions and give you the ways to make them happen!



What Suboxone Treatment Can Do To Transform Your Life

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 07:11:16 -0600

Suboxone is an effective and very powerful drug that is given to people who require opioid therapy. This drug basically reverses opioid overdoses by keeping it off the receptors, thus preventing its negative effects such as respiratory depression. It is usually taken under the tongue so it does not interfere with other drugs that could be in use.



How to Identify Pure Honey?

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:39:19 -0600

So you thought the honey you consume on a daily basis was 100% pure? Think again, for there can be more to that bottle of honey than meets the eye. Making tall claims about the purity of honey in television and prints ads is one thing and what the customer gets sold is a different ball game all together.



Brain Food Connection We Need to Understand

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:34:24 -0600

Foods that we eat have a direct impact on our brain's ability to process information and memorize. Therefore, we must eat healthy so that it helps us improve our thinking and protect us against different types of mental illnesses.



Top Ways to Prevent Chronic Disease

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:24:04 -0600

Chronic diseases, like diabetes, heart disease or kidney disease, have long-term impacts on your health and quality of life. From increasing your risk for a heart attack to costing a fortune in medical fees, chronic diseases can change how you live your life.



6 Healthy Packaged Foods That Save You Time And Money

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:56:39 -0600

When choosing packaged foods, it's important to read the labels. This can be time consuming but worth it. To save time, try focusing specifically on foods low in sugar, low in salt and high in protein. Stay away from anything containing high fructose corn syrup which is an unnecessary sugar additive. Why do we even need sugar in bread? Foods with the fewest ingredients are best. If you don't know what an ingredient is, chances are it's not good for you.



A Few Things To Know About Sport Physicals

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:13:47 -0500

Many parents choose to have a sports physical conducted on their children during the summer. This makes sure they are ready for another activity filled sports season while last minute, mad rushes to the physician are avoided. Although most parents know that they need to get a sports physical conducted on your child, in order for him/her to participate in athletics, there are still a few unanswered questions.



How to Safeguard Your Immune System

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 09:01:00 -0500

The immune system of a human body is a network of cells, tissues and organs that work together to defend the body against the attacks by the 'foreign' invaders. The term 'foreign invader' is used for the bacteria, parasites, fungi and other viruses that can lead to illness through infections. It is the job of an immune system to keep these infectious organisms out and destroy them.



Things To Keep In Mind When Choosing Laser Resurfacing Treatment

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:32:31 -0500

Gone are the days when you had to undergo invasive cosmetic surgery to take years off your skin. Today, laser resurfacing treatment helps to do away with wrinkles, fine lines, blemishes and the appearance of pores in a faster and more efficient way. Here are a few things to keep in mind, when opting for laser resurfacing procedure.



Things That Are Expected From a 24 Hour Emergency Doctor

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:12:06 -0500

More than the regular doctor who visits a clinic or a hospital, a 24 hour emergency doctor service is essential. Medical emergencies may crop up anytime. These situations are inevitable and irrespective of the nature of the emergency, an immediate helping hand is essential.



Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Recovery Testimonial

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:54:38 -0500

In 1989 I was medically diagnosed with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, due to chemical poisoning from pesticides such as 245-T, Network, Roundup, Asulox and Malathian and heavy metal poisoning from Mercury (due to toxicity from amalgam fillings in my teeth), aluminium and lead. After consultations with many doctors, specialists and natural health therapists, including Homeopaths and Acupuncturists, I was told that I would never regain normal health again due to the length of time I had been ill with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis.



How Do Strong Social and Community Ties Impact Your Health?

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:36:27 -0500

I called my friend, also named Lisa, who lives in Houston, Texas. Hurricane Harvey's devastation had not only hit Houston, the fourth largest city in the United States, but many communities in the Gulf Coast region. According to my friend, who lives on the north side of Houston where they got no flooding except for those who were near a river or large body of water, the worst of the rain is over.



The Top 10 Benefits and Uses of Essiac Tea

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:19:25 -0500

Essiac tea is an alternative health drink that is getting a lot of attention lately. It's a tea that is comprised of several herbal elements include burdock, rhubarb, elm bark, and many other elements. It has been traced to being a major drink of indigenous tribes in North America. Researchers have been studying the drink for some time, and it has been shown to help the body in a number of ways. Drinking this on a regular basis could very well help with the following 10 benefits.



Calcium Needs At All Life Stages

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:07:03 -0500

Calcium is critical for bone growth, development and maintenance at every age and stage of life. Our bones serve as its storage site for the body, providing this mineral to the bloodstream for use by the heart and other organs.



Healthy Snack Ideas For 2-Year-Old Babies

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:52:55 -0500

By the age of two years, the kid should be eating three healthy meals a day along with snacks. Offer food with different flavors and textures to your child. Offer finger food to your child as at this age kids love to eat on their own.



Hygiene - Where Have You Been?

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:05:28 -0500

Life expectancy can be directly related to the advent of simple hygiene and cleansing practices. Up until the twentieth century, ignorance of germs, bacteria and lack of bathing and sanitation had a profound influence on the death rates. While many countries do not follow the high standards we hold in the U.S., the world has come a long way in hygiene practices.



Tips on Mealtime and Your Underweight Child

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:46:39 -0500

If you're like me then you're searching for ways to get good nutritious food in your kids' belly but also finding ways to give them enough calories. Remember that as parents you are responsible for what is offered and where and when it is presented. You are also responsible for providing a safe and enjoyable environment during meal times.



Skipping Breakfast Hardens Your Arteries?

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:16:46 -0500

According to a recent study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, those who skip breakfast are more likely to experience atherosclerosis, aka hardening of the arteries, than those who ate a daily, healthy meal in the morning. 1 The connection, it appears, is that those who are breakfast skippers tend to have more unhealthy diets and lifestyles than those who don't. They found in the study that overall, those who opt to skip breakfast had poorer diets, were more likely to have high blood pressure or be overweight, and were more likely to smoke or consume alcohol in excess. All of these factors lead to an increased risk for atherosclerosis. Lack of breakfast is not the cause, per se, but an indicator of other health habits.



What Is Red Ginseng and Its Top 5 Benefits

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 14:58:01 -0500

Somewhere in Asia, an herb called ginseng is famously grown. Naturally, ginseng is not found in its red form it undergoes a certain process to attain its desired color. Normally, red ginseng is produced by processing the roots of Korean ginseng. However, according to native Asians, a certain process is followed in order to produce a red ginseng.



Health Tips for Kids in Winters

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:01:00 -0500

With winters come flue, cough, fever, and all those nasty diseases. All the winter fun is ruined when your kids are sick.



Everything You Need to Know About A Herniated Disc

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:26:45 -0500

This article is meant to help you better understand the implications of a herniated disc both as a diagnostic and as a reason for surgery. People tend to avoid reading about this topic because they are afraid they might find themselves suffering from the same symptoms they read. Yet, informing yourself about this topic will help you notice if there is something wrong early enough. Keep reading if this is what you are looking for.



Plump, Round and Healthy Too

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:37:05 -0500

My husband and I recently took a relaxing and fun vacation to Maine. The weather was enviable in August coming from hot and humid Charleston. So were the food, landscape and the Mainer's way of life.



Staying Healthy Prevents Sickness: Are You Really Staying Healthy?

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:58:22 -0500

Are you actually living a "healthy" lifestyle? Are you getting sick a lot? Here is what I learned that actually helped me to not get sick and keep my body in great shape.



How I Became a Healthy Mom and a Healthy Wife

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:38:22 -0500

After giving birth to my second child, I was what the doctor labeled obese. I knew I was overweight, but after my six-week follow-up I looked at the numbers on the scale and thought that while they still seemed high, they didn't put me into the obese category. I waited almost a year before taking action to get the pounds off.



Tips To Help You Choose A Good Primary Care Physician

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 06:58:17 -0500

If you are looking for a primary care physician, maybe your insurance company has asked you to do so. But how are going to hire one? You need to keep in mind that choosing a PCP is one of the most important healthcare decisions that you can make. Given below are some tips to help you choose one easily.



Fitness Is Key To Overall Wellness

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:30:55 -0500

Increasing overall wellness has many facets, physical fitness being a very important one. Becoming fit is easier than you think.



Medical Tourism: The Best Way to Deal With Health Issues

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:01:21 -0500

Medical tourism is a relative term for a bigger scenario in the future. Being an age old practice, medical tourism has evolved to a level that everyone is on the lookout and researching for a well suited medical tourism program.



4 Tips to Choose an ENT for Your Child

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:53:08 -0500

It's not an easy to choose a doctor for your kid. For best care, you have a lot of things to keep in mind when making this choice, such as credentials, equipment, availability and surgical facilities, just to name a few. As a parent, you need to understand all of these things prior to choosing a good ENT doctor. Let's know more about what you should keep in mind when choosing a good doctor.



Eat Healthy While Studying

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:30:21 -0500

It is difficult to stay healthy while studying, especially with all the learning until late at night, the limited budget and the many social obligations. Read this article to learn how to stay in shape during your studies.



What Is Calcium And What Does It Do?

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:59:49 -0500

When people think of calcium,bone health is usually the first thing that comes to mind, but calcium's benefits go far beyond helping to build and maintain skeletal structure. A calcium-rich diet (including dairy, nuts, leafy greens and fish) helps to build and protect your bones.Calcium is a mineral that is necessary for life. In addition to building bones and keeping them healthy, calcium helps our blood clot, nerves send messages and muscles contract. About 99 percent of the calcium in our bodies is in our bones and teeth. Each day, we lose calcium through our skin, nails, hair, sweat, urine and faeces, but our bodies cannot produce new calcium.



The Top 10 Benefits and Uses of Colloidal Silver

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 09:29:02 -0500

Ever wonder about Colloidal Silver? This supplement could very well help you gain the upper hand in regards to many different medical problems you may have. Consider a few benefits that come with this option.



Find the Motivation and Support You Need to Be Healthier

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:38:07 -0500

Losing weight, working out regularly, and eating right are lifestyle changes you may wish to make for yourself. They can help you to have a happier and healthier life overall.



Top Foods That Are Best For Your Brain Health

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 07:47:28 -0500

Brain is an important organ of our body and keeping the tweezers sharp is essential so you can be the best at every phase of the life. It is believed that eating almonds contributes to good brain development as all the essential nutrients help to improve the memory and concentration.



Super Specialty Hospitals

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 06:58:39 -0500

Super specialty hospitals are the hospitals that are exclusively and primarily engaged in the treatment and care of patients that suffer from a very specific kind of illness. This is the place where the patients can be able to get some specialized services. The healthcare industry has seen a very significant and great change, especially in the last decade and change has actually been inevitable.



Improving Your Immune System Naturally

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 21:35:17 -0500

Whenever you grab your remote and turn on the TV, there are numerous ads promoting various herbal supplements and offers for exotic fruit extracts. These offers are said to boost your immune system, but don't you wonder if there is really any truth behind these claims?



Roles of a Cardiologist

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 16:14:49 -0500

There are many issues that affect the human race health wise. This has led to the need of getting specialists trained in all areas so as to handle all issues that may arise. You may have issues with your blood vessels, the cardiovascular system and even the heart.



The Value of a Pediatric Endocrinologist

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 21:44:42 -0500

Pediatricians are an important part of the society and they come in handy in any place where there are children in need of medical assistance. Just like different physicians, a pediatrician needs to have traits such as patience, dedication, perseverance and so on. Extra traits for pediatricians There are other traits that pediatricians should possess so as to make them ideal for their post.



Natural Trauma Care

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 09:53:59 -0500

What if the unthinkable happens? You have an accident, but you are nowhere near a hospital. What do you do? Is there such a thing as "natural trauma care"? The answer is a resounding YES.



Improving Digestion - Tips, Tricks and Essential Facts

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:15:24 -0500

Given the important role played by the digestive system in ensuring proper functioning of the human body, every individual must take an interest towards improving digestion. While a good digestive system has a positive impact on the overall functioning of the body, the reverse is equally true.



Does Your Heart Stop When You Sneeze: What's the Truth?

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:03:32 -0500

Just before sneezing, a lot of people relax slowly. This improves pressure in the chest and briefly inhibits the blood flow to the heart, which can reduce hypertension and boosts the heart rate.



9 Months in, Stem Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury Continues to Improve Paralyzed Patient's Life

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:39:32 -0500

Asterias Biotherapeutics is a biotechnology company, which is dedicated to regenerative medicine. Recently they have launched a new medicine AST-OPC1 that offers embryonic stem cell based treatment for patients with spinal cord injuries. The medicine was under trail for a while and now it has been declared completely safe and highly effective for patients with spinal cord diseases.



Are Poor Quality Surgical Instruments Posing a Threat to Patients?

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:50:48 -0500

The quality of surgical instruments and other equipment is yet another factor that is often overlooked but critical to success of the surgery. A surgical instrument must be made to the exact specifications and should undergo a critical examination procedure. are these posing a threat to the patient's health?



Eating A Low GI Diet for Increased Energy Levels

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:47:29 -0500

Are you ready to hear the one lifestyle change I've made that has improved my energy levels more than any other? Hold on to your seats: It was switching over to a Low GI Diet.



Go the Laparoscopic Way for Removal of Your Gallbladder!

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:45:15 -0500

Rapid technological strides in the medical field over the past decade have altered the way surgeries are performed today. Many emergency and elective surgeries can be done through a minimally invasive technique in today's times. The code word for this minimally invasive technique is 'Laparoscopic surgery' which is being increasingly used in today's times for removal of colon, spleen, uterus, ovaries, gallbladder and so on. A brief on laparoscopic gall bladder surgery is being given below.



Catharsis: From Grief To Freedom

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:10:46 -0500

According to the demographics, health or change in physical functioning of a person's body is the rapid cause of a mood change. From general sickness to a brief stint at the hospital any illness alters our psychological state for a period of time. Whereas, In case of severe procedures like amputation the story reads itself differently. Most people who undergo amputation face mental crisis, bringing about a stagnation in the quality of their life, stopping the wheels of their personal progress dead in tracks. The certain stages of grief associated with amputees is quite a confrontation, but without any dead ends. Regionally speaking, Leg amputation in India is followed by a brief stint of rehabilitation, allowing the patient to go through a couple of leg prosthetics trials. This physical rehabilitation therapy is accompanied by cognitive care, highlighting the mental state of the patient at that point of his life. Before going ahead with the surgery, the Doctor shall rundown the procedure and future prospects after the amputation.



5 Major Perks of Buying Medical Equipment Online

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 09:06:59 -0500

The above are some of the primary reasons why medical equipment online shopping is something that you should opt for. Nevertheless you should go for a thorough background check prior to placing the order. This includes checking whether the supplier is licensed or not and also assessing what the other purchasers have to say about the supplier.



Healthy Living - Three Important Health Tests

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:59:01 -0500

Constant assessment of your health is a must if you want to live a long and disease free life. Sadly, many people are not taking the time to have the assessments carried before they run into serious health problems: full blown health issues that could have been avoided. Fortunately, by educating yourself on the health tests you should be taking, you can have a better idea of which tests to get done to optimize your well-being. Let us go over three such tests so you can ask your doctor about them at your next check-up...



Neglected Fracture Symptoms & Treatment

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:09:02 -0500

We have often heard of fractures and dislocation of bones in children. But dislocation or fracture of bones in growing children are completely different that of in adults. The paediatric fracture also known as neglected fracture should always be dealt with special care and concern. The paediatric fracture further is treated by a skilled orthopaedic surgeon to eliminate the deformities of the bone present or to remove the functional disability.



Kidney Transplant: Back to Basics

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 19:49:23 -0500

This is one of the most common questions as far as kidney transplant is concerned. One of the most common reasons people go for a kidney transplant is when they have a kidney failure. Read on to know more about when a patient has to go for this transplant.



Understanding The Endocrine System

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 19:45:36 -0500

The endocrine system is made up of a network of glands that produce and release hormones that aid in controlling the important body functionalities. The main parts of the system are: adrenal glands, parathyroid, ovaries, hypothalamus, pineal gland, pituitary gland, thyroid, thymus, testes and many others.



The Cellulite Cupping Therapy

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:58:09 -0500

The cellulite cups are usually used for therapy referred to as the glide cupping. In such a case, the cups will be moved on the skin. The motion is done across instead of remaining in only one area. So as to make sure that the gliding action is done well and without much effort, oil or cream should be used. Coconut oil may be used, but there are other oils and creams that can aid in the whole cupping therapy.



Popularity of the No Fire Cupping Therapy

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:57:09 -0500

Cupping is gaining more and more popularity in the western world due to the many benefits that are associated with it. It is beneficial to the skin and it is greatly therapeutic as well. However, many people didn't like the fire cups and this is what has led to the development of alternatives. The fire cups can actually be messy and you may not be able to use them without some sort of help.



Why India Is Considered the Most Favorite Destination for Medical Tourism

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:53:40 -0500

Credihealth supports international patients by providing medical tourism service which caters to all aspects of patient care management that include pre-arrival requirements like VISA, scheduling appointments, accommodation, and discharge process. Credihealth's medical tourism service also focuses on cost transparency, assistance in native languages and tackling other challenges faced by international patients.



All About Orthopedic Doctors

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 21:35:01 -0500

An orthopedic doctor is a professional who specializes in bone related conditions. Situations when you should see the doctor There are plenty of situations when you should see the doctor. Some of these situations include: Difficulty performing everyday tasks: It's common to have joint and bone discomfort especially if you are old; however, if you have been having the discomfort for a long time to the extent that you are unable to execute your daily activities, it's time to visit the doctor.



Top 5 Ways To Have More Energy After Age 40

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 08:31:13 -0500

Your body is a complex machine that needs constant tuning and maintenance to operate at peak levels throughout life. After a certain age, the body slows production of certain hormones and downregulated energy systems. Not to worry, slight tweaks in lifestyle, diet, and exercise can make you feel like you are a teenager again!



Where To Begin On Your Fitness and Health Journey

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:52:08 -0500

Starting off on a new fitness journey is hard so i have written this article to help you get started. Once you start doing these steps you will realize how much easier being healthy and fit really is!



Three Reasons Why You Are Exhausted

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:50:55 -0500

In this article it gives you three reasons why you might always feel exhausted and have no motivation to do anything anymore. Listen to these steps and follow some of them and you may notice a dramatic change in your everyday life.



What Foods Have a Positive Impact on Your Oral Health?

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 08:20:30 -0500

There are many different foods that can actually contribute to your overall dental health. Find out which foods help the most.



Health Benefits of Cucumber Water

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:30:20 -0500

Cucumber is moisture-rich fresh vegetable, with light dark green color, has thin shape, with tiny seed inside. its enjoyed in many ways especially as a juice, It water content keeps the body hydrated. Taking cucumber water daily helps slow down aging, help in weight loss and also is a good source for healthy lifestyle.



Understanding X-Rays and a Minor Fracture

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 07:18:21 -0500

However minor a fracture is, there is always a chance that its treatment fails to gauge the full extent of the damage caused. X-Rays come in handy even when the diagnosis is complete, simply because they are best form of imaging that allows for the emergence of a primary yet comprehensive understanding of the injury.



Unravel The Truth of Popular Myths About Hydration

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:06:20 -0500

As we know, 60 percent of the human body is water, and that too is for the wellness of the health. Yet, we see most of the people are dehydrated, especially the people associated with sports.



Health Benefits of Oregano Oil, the King of Essential Oils

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:58:12 -0500

Oregano is a member of the mint family. The whole herb extract has over 30 active compounds; the most active compounds being carvacrol and thymol. I consider Oregano Oil to be the king of essential oils because of its many beneficial healing properties.



Why Online Stores Are Helpful For Procurement Of Medical Equipment

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 08:42:35 -0500

In overall, it's quite obvious that procuring medical supplies is like a cakewalk today and this will benefit end users in many ways. With quality products just a few clicks away, hospitals can treat patients in the best way possible and add value to their profession. This is perhaps why technology is meant to be celebrated for transforming lives.



Health Literacy Is for the Healthy

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 08:43:04 -0500

Health Literacy is the foundation of being healthy. More than fifty percent of tha American population is not proficient in matters of health care decisions, as differentiated from medical care. Learn what you can do to live long and healthy.



How Can High Cholesterol Affect The Body?

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 07:01:11 -0500

Cholesterol isn't necessarily harmful for us since our body requires it for making vitamin D, hormones and digestive fluids. However having too much LDL (low density lipoprotein or bad cholesterol) in the body can trigger problems of the heart and increase the risk for heart attack and stroke.



Treating The Common Viral Infections In Children

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 07:00:49 -0500

Cold and flu are the two most common viral infections affecting children. Unfortunately there isn't any cure for common cold and influenza since most antibiotics doesn't have any effect on these viruses. As a parent the best you can do is make your baby feel comfortable by ensuring they get enough rest and drink plenty of fluids. In this article we are going to discuss a few easy ways to deal with viral infections like cold and flu.



Avoiding 21st Century Medical Conditions

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 13:09:39 -0500

Inactivity in retirement can instigate a number of medical conditions and consequently mar a person's quality of life when they should be enjoying premium time that they have labored throughout life to achieve. Retirement is a time when everyone should be able to fulfil their dreams without the worry of having to deal with self inflicted medical conditions.



When My Good Companion Became Bad

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 07:38:57 -0500

This is all about the bad effect of excess adrenaline and testosterone that was not neutralized by our body. This is an important matter to our health because it leads to many illnesses.



Treating Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopahy With Umbilical Cord Blood Cells

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:55:26 -0500

Stem cell therapies have been applied to treat many serious diseases successfully. One of these diseases is hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy. Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopahy is mainly caused by oxygen deprivation, which leads to brain damage in children



10 Tips For A Healthy Old Age

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 09:52:11 -0500

Older does not mean you will experience many medical conditions or poor quality of life. But you can enjoy aging if you take steps to maintain health.



Is Physical Education Still Important Today?

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:10:50 -0500

In today's tensed schedule of life people sometimes forget that movements are a part of their lives. They prefer taking cars and metro instead of making an extra walk on the way to the office. There are plenty of items being advertised on TV and the Internet but most from a practical point of view aimed to bring income to the companies.



Looking for the Safest Cookware? Keep These 4 Tips on Your Checklist

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:04:22 -0500

On the lookout for the safest cookware? Keep these 4 tips on your checklist. 1. What is your cookware composed of? 2. How safely does it cook your food? 3. Does it lock steam naturally? 4. How was your pot made (the environmental aspect)?



5 Things You Should Definitely Know About Lactose-Free Milk

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:44:13 -0500

Milk is the primary source of many nutrients. People who suffer from lactose intolerance cannot consume milk or milk products as they cause many problems, and thus miss the daily nutrient dose. Milk products contain a sugar called lactose which, when consumed by people who suffer from intolerance can cause problems like vomiting, swelling, diarrhoea, etc. To counter this problem, reputed brands have come up with a variant- the lactose-free milk. Lactose-free milk basically helps lactose intolerants to consume the primary source of nutrients. the procedure of preparing this variant is such that it cuts down on the lactose content in milk. thus, if you suffer from lactose intolerance, there is no need to just ditch milk, you can still consume it if you take all the right precautions. So, here are the 5 things which you should know about the lactose-free milk.



Is Your Olive Oil Real? Discover How to Find Out

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:42:21 -0500

Is your Olive Oil Real? Some olive oils are actually blends of sub standard oils, seed oils or even soy oil. Discover how to tell if your olive oil is real!



Chiropractor - A Health Care Invention

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:06:06 -0500

A chiropractor is defined as a health care device with a professional touch for the diagnosis and intensive treatment of neuromuscular disorders. Their emphasis is on neuromuscular disorders, especially spine. Most of the chiropractors are used as a pain reliever for the patients.



16 Health Benefits of Cinnamon

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 08:06:47 -0500

Daily use of cinnamon gives health advantages for human life. It controls blood sugar, reduce body weight, good for cholesterol and works as a powerful antioxidant. Due to coumarin related side effects, Ceylon cinnamon is recommended for daily use.



How to Beat Your Burnout

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 06:52:14 -0500

Ever notice that you are always rushing through the day to get things done. You don't pay attention to your body and mind cues that are speaking loudly to take a break until one day your head spins and you have a complete breakdown by being burned out when you no longer can carry on. There are remedies for this kind of burnout and I recommend very simple and empowering ones in this article. Look inside to find out.



Body Basics

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:13:20 -0500

The human body is the beginning and the end, without a healthy, fit body our lives are reduced to series of medical woes. It is also what we tend to take most for granted and neglecting. But taking care of marvelously engineered body is a priority and not an option.



Long Strange Trip

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:12:01 -0500

It has been more of an amazing trip than a strange one. I could go all the way back to my childhood and relive all the old pains. Why would I do that? For today, I'm just going to go back three years to 2014. It all started when I woke up one morning and my hands were in severe pain and looked like I had been hitting a wall all night. I lived with the pain and the swelling for nearly two weeks, until it got to the point that I couldn't open a jug of milk without using channel lock pliers to help me.



Active Play for Kids With Casts

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 08:22:55 -0500

After they vanquish the underlying torment of damage, kids with throws on their appendages for the most part skip back rapidly. The test for guardians turns out to be twofold.



Benefits of Storing Your Baby's Cord Blood

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 18:05:13 -0500

Doctors often recommend cord blood banking to expectant parents. And they have a number of reasons for doing so.



Five Signs It's Time to See a Physician

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 17:38:16 -0500

How can one tell what's just a cold and what needs immediate attention? If any of these five signs arise, it's time to see a physician.



Smart Tips To Help Parents Meet The Nutritional Needs For Children

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:05:10 -0500

For most children eating healthy food is a struggle. This may be the case for your children as well if you don't make the effort to prepare and present nutritious food for children well. Pediatricians often say that when it comes to giving food that meet the nutritional needs for children, parents need to consider that appearance and taste must always come together along with the nutritional factors of the food served.



Why You Must Drink Your Urine Often

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 10:46:29 -0500

To some of us, urine is a waste product that must be removed from our system as soon as possible or else, there could be danger. If you think urine is waste, then you have every right under the sun to your views and I have not right whatsoever to force or cajole you to accept any opinion to the contrary. Also, there are people out there who hold the views that urine has health benefits and cures many sicknesses and diseases.



Heath and Development in Nations of the South

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:28:27 -0500

This paper proposes that health; like education, efficient political and cultural systems; is an essential component of a nation's social and economic development. One benefit of efficient health systems is the creation and maintenance of a productive work force. People of working age should be healthy and able to contribute to their nation's Gross Domestic Product from the time they become employed to their retirement.



Do You Feel Run Down?

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:13:00 -0500

Fatigue and tiredness are becoming a normalized in society when the fact is that feeling that way on a consistent basis is not normal. Fatigue that is not improved by bed rest has other underlying issues than just lack of sleep, though insomnia can play a part as well.



Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:41:42 -0500

Symptoms related to pelvic endometriosis and/or of urinary involvement maybe often nonspecific. The most common findings include menstrual symptoms, flank pain, gross hematuria, and pelvic mass.



Sinusitis: What Causes Sinus? Do You Suffer From It?

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 07:23:33 -0500

When the arteries and veins of the sinuses swell and expand, there is nasal congestion and sinus which becomes worse as days pass by. A lot of unwanted material thus remains entrapped in the nasal passage resulting in blockage like mucus, air and pus. A person having this sinus problem experiences pain and extreme discomfort and the pain usually starts from under the eye region and moves towards the jaw and can also be mistaken as either a headache or toothache.



Symptoms of Dehydration

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 20:57:23 -0500

If your body doesn't get enough fluid, you may enter a state of dehydration. It is important to recognize the symptoms of dehydration. That way you will seek the appropriate care.



The Importance of CPR Training for Parents

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:33:31 -0500

Parenting is not an easy task, and you'll need to be committed all the way. Whether you have a newborn or a toddler, you need to be prepared on how to respond to an emergency situation that may arise.



Say Hello to IPSCORE, New and Improved Tools for Stem Cell Research

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:56:01 -0500

According to a recent study, published in Stem Cell Reports on April 6, a new set of improved tools are here to advance stem cell researches. The study was led by Dr. Kelly Frazer, the professor of pediatrics and director of the Institute for Genomic Medicine at University of California San Diego School of Medicine.



Why I Quit The Gym & You Probably Should Too

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:16:15 -0500

Reasons why I quit the gym and reasons why I think most people should too. I recommend some ways to stay in shape without paying any money.



Most Effective Ways To Get Rid Of A Hickey

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 14:03:10 -0500

Hickeys Knows As Love Bites, mostly given on necks from your partner. Just know about how to heal them fast with some of the home remedies.



Antioxidant-Rich Fruits and Vegetables

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 20:04:43 -0500

The experts at the Human Nutrition Research Center tested different fruits and veggies in order to find out their ORAC, which refers to the antioxidant power. If you want to find out the results of the research, you may want to read on.



Fractures and Broken Bones: The Treatment Options

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:25:04 -0500

When you break a bone, the approach is to ensure that the broken pieces are put back into position and immobilized until new material forms and fuses with the surrounding tissue. Sometimes, it can be necessary for the orthopedic surgeon to put the broken bone in its original position. This procedure is referred to as reduction.



What Is Functional and Integrative Medicine?

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:26:47 -0500

There are many of us nutrition professionals now aligning ourselves with Integrative Medicine. I consider myself in this group. Maybe you are asking yourself what exactly this is and most importantly, does it really matter?