Saturday - Jul 11, 2020

Health & Fitness

  • What You Need to Know About MERS Corona Virus?

    What You Need to Know About MERS Corona Virus?

    According to World Health Organization (WHO), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) refers to a kind of viral disease that attacks the respiratory system.  It is caused by a corona virus which was isolated in Saudi Arabia last 2012. An Egyptian virologist named Dr. Ali Mohamed Zaki identified and isolated the unknown virus from the lung

  • How to Deal with your Infant’s Gas?

    How to Deal with your Infant’s Gas?

    Are you worried because it seems that your infant has too much gas inside their little bodies?  You’ve been trying to calm your baby but your little one can’t help but cry and feel fussy about his or her condition.  Infants who are having gas symptoms show signs of bloating, cramps, flatulence, burping and crying.

  • A Disturbing Finding That You Need to Know about Athlete’s Foot

    A Disturbing Finding That You Need to Know about Athlete’s Foot

    Walking barefoot in public areas like gym and swimming pools increases the risk for you to get an athlete’s foot. But did you know that according to a recent study, you can also get a fungal infection through your laundry? The study which was published in the International Journal of Dermatology is about the possible

  • Drinking Coffee can Protect Eyesight?

    Drinking Coffee can Protect Eyesight?

    Coffee is one of the most popular beverages worldwide and more often than not, most people can’t live a day without drinking three or more cups of coffee. Beside from being a part of the daily routine, coffee has more to offer when it comes to its potential health benefits.  A number of researches had been

  • What are the Everyday Chemicals that may Cause Breast Cancer?

    What are the Everyday Chemicals that may Cause Breast Cancer?

    Every day we are exposed to wide-array of radiation and chemicals from various sources. This prompted environmental health research workers to conduct further studies to get scientific evidence that will tell the public which among the chemicals can be linked to breast cancer.  Exposure to carcinogens increases the risk of getting breast cancer. Breast Cancer

  • Medications That Can Help People Quit Drinking

    Medications That Can Help People Quit Drinking

    There are a number of medications that are being used to help people quit drinking.  These drugs are known as acamprosate, disulfiram, and naltrexone. The drugs are being used together with an extensive treatment plan to cure alcohol dependence. In a recent study conducted by Dr. Daniel Jonas and his team, entitled “Pharmacotherapy for Adults

  • New Medications that Can Help Lower Bad Cholesterol

    New Medications that Can Help Lower Bad Cholesterol

    A new drug is discovered which is believed to help lower bad cholesterol level aside from statins. The study was recently published by the Journal of the American Medical Association. Statins is the currently prescribed medications by clinicians to help reduce bad cholesterol or LDL level that increases the possibility of heart diseases. The injectable

  • Stress or Depression: What is the Missing Link?

    Stress or Depression: What is the Missing Link?

    We all experience stress at times which can be put down to a part of living a modern life, but the onslaught of depression is a much more serious condition.  It is known that a traumatic incident can cause stress which eventually could trigger a depressive disorder if not medically addressed.  This is what compelled