Posts Tagged“health”

Hair loss is a problem faced by many adults. It is an issue that can affect men and women alike, especially men and women of a certain age. There are a lot of things that can cause hair loss, from the pollution we are exposed every day to the meals we have and the lifestyle we live. Hair loss used to be a problem that couldn’t be solved, but there are now solutions to help your hair grow healthier than ever. Before we get to the solution, here are the things you need to know about hair loss and hair…

It is a terrible diagnosis to be experienced by someone that you love. It can leave both your loved one and you in a very confused, anxious, and even angry state. Unfortunately, there is no cure for this disease as yet although there is treatment for respite from some of the symptoms. While it may seem like the only course of action at times, it is best not to wallow in these news. Instead, you need to look forward and take any necessary action that will help your loved one. Here are some tips: Research the Disease Now is the…

By Alex Strauss Three out of four families will have a family member diagnosed with cancer, according to the American Cancer Society. One of the most important determinants of how well a patient with mesothelioma or another type of cancer can weather the stress of diagnosis and treatment is their level of support, both emotional and practical. While family members may wonder what, if anything, they can do for a loved one facing a devastating diagnosis like mesothelioma, the answer is – more than they think. A mesothelioma diagnosis is about more than just the physical challenges. People facing cancer…

Cooking your own food in the comfort of your home is an affordable and healthier way of eating, compared to eating out. Today, there are so many options available to you if you choose to eat out – and most of these options can be unhealthy. When was the last time you prepared or cooked an amazingly delicious homemade meal? Most people see the 30 minutes it takes to prepare something at home as more tedious than dropping by their favorite fast food and getting what they need in a minute. Such habits are hard to cut out of your…

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An adequate amount of sleep is very essential for the well being of your health. For proper functioning of your brain, other body organs and emotions, a good amount of sleep is required each day. According to studies, an average person spends one third of their life in bed (which is 25 years). The calculation is done based on a person living up to 75 years and sleeping 8 hours a day. Sleeping position plays an important role in our lives. Problems like back pain, neck pain or pain along the spine are due to wrong sleeping positions that may…

How do you feel about you these days? Although it can be a difficult to answer, many women will say they’d like to change things about themselves. With that in mind, doing such changes can be easier said than done. It can also prove quite a challenge if one doesn’t have the necessary resources. That said how would you best go about changing how you look and feel? Take Stock of Where You Want to Go with Your Life Although many people may tell you that looks are not everything, do you believe them? Sure, what is on the inside…

When you hear the word “schizophrenia”, what comes to mind? The old lady at the market who claims aliens visit her regularly? The crazy guy on the corner who makes loud speeches about Jesus coming back? Or perhaps your kooky relative who sees a private London psychiatrist? While these may all be true, the symptoms of schizophrenia are often subtle and variable. Schizophrenia affects approximately 51 million people worldwide. What many people don’t realize, however, is that there are several different types of schizophrenia. • Paranoid schizophrenia – This is the most common form of schizophrenia, and is characterized by…

Looking for the best doctor for your family can be a big task to take on because this is the health of the most important people in your life that we are talking about. You don’t want to carelessly put your health into the hands of someone that may not be up to the task of keeping you healthy. There are a variety of ways that you want to make sure that you choose a family doctor which is compatible with you, your family, and your specific needs. You want to make sure that you have someone you trust and…

Are you one of the millions of people who suffer from seasonal allergies every spring? While most people are celebrating the warmer weather and longer days, you’re left sniffling, sneezing, and coughing your way through the week. The good news is that you don’t have to be miserable. There are some practical ways to find relief without medicating yourself. Try These 4 Tips for Relief Is there anything worse than seasonal allergies? As soon as the weather warms, you know it’s coming. You might feel fine one day and be totally overcome the next. And while we aren’t promising a…