Diseases and health conditions with the description of their symptoms, causes and treatment options. Suggestions for managing them and finding relief.

101-Year-Old Spanish Flu Survivor in Italy Recovers from COVID-19

By |2020-04-01T18:11:28+03:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Inspirational|Tags: , |

Despite the media stating that the elderly are the most vulnerable to COVID-19, it seems that one older survivor recovered from COVID-19. There have been a few cases of individuals above the century mark defeating the COVID-19 virus. Despite what society claims, these resilient people are beating the odds. One such case involves a man born during the Spanish flu crisis. Surprising survival One Italian born man who chooses to be called, “Mr. P” survived the present pandemic at the age of 101. According to

You’ve Been Washing Your Hands All Wrong – How to Do It Right

By |2020-04-01T18:11:17+03:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |

Some of you are at a loss about why washing your hands is so important, and this is one reason for the spread of past germs and viruses. Now that Covid-19 is rapidly spreading across the globe, we have to learn the proper hygienic measures. This, among other steps, means learning how to wash your hands. What exactly are we removing? When we wash our hands, we are removing microbes, organisms that could cause disease. We are also removing germs which are pathogens which are

Drug Abuse in Women – 8 Most Common Causes of Addiction

By |2020-03-13T21:33:24+03:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |

Drug abuse in women has increased throughout the years. There are many reasons why women, especially young women, turn to substance abuse. Women that are less than 22 years old are categorized as young women. During these years, they are developing both physically and mentally. Also, they are developing a sense of self-worth, especially during their adolescent years. Unfortunately, we are seeing drug abuse in many young women. It’s sad to see such potential lost to years of struggles with addiction. Drug abuse in women

8 Most Common Foot Problems That Create Pain and Discomfort

By |2020-03-25T21:06:46+03:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , , , , |

If you have to work on your feet, you know how important it is for them to be pain-free at all times. However, even the most careful of people and wind up with foot problems that slow down your ability to work. A foot problem can also prevent you from working at all, depending on the severity. If you are in pain and searching for answers, here are some common foot problems that could be causing your discomfort. 1. Plantar Fasciitis Primarily known for heel

Why Do We Need Oxygen to Breathe and What Are Its Functions?

By |2020-02-21T20:06:41+03:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Respiratory System|Tags: , |

From an early age, we all learned that we breathe in oxygen and breathe out carbon dioxide. This was the introduction to the biology of human life and is for many people a fundamental lesson we have never forgotten. While the biological aspects of human life are complicated and cannot be summarized in a single statement, the oxygen influence can never be under looked. This is because humans, similar to all other mammals, along with most other animal species, require oxygen to survive. As such,

5 Exercises for Joint Pain That Will Relieve the Discomfort

By |2020-02-22T17:05:23+03:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , |

Are you suffering from any joint pain right now? If you are you know how much it can disrupt your quality of life. But is there anything natural you can do to relieve the pain? Instead of turning to a harmful medication for joint pain, consider exercises instead. Often, the more natural route is the way to go when dealing with any discomfort. No matter what type of joint pain you may experience, even some simple relief can make the day much more manageable. Joint

8 Health Benefits of Eating Slowly and How to Practice It

By |2020-02-22T00:02:52+03:00January 6th, 2020|Categories: Digestive System, Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , |

Many of us are guilty of eating fast so that we can get on with our busy lives. While eating like Speedy Gonzales does move us to the next activity quickly, it does our bodies more harm than good. So why not practice eating slowly? Slow eating has a slew of benefits, although it may require time and self-discipline. We share the reasons why you should slow down when eating your meal and the correct way to go about doing it. What are the benefits

8 Yoga Poses for Lower Back Pain That Do Wonders for Your Spine

By |2019-12-22T15:41:19+03:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Fitness & Beauty, Lifestyle, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , , |

Find more about yoga poses for lower back pain in our guide. We'll give you a few moves that you can incorporate into your yoga routine. Get started right now! Lower back pain is a common cause of discomfort while working out, especially in yoga. You depend on your muscles both in your core and back. If you're having aches and pains, doing yoga can be a bit harder and uncomfortable. It's best to rely on modified yoga routines to help avoid this. Yoga is