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Why Do We Need Oxygen to Breathe and What Are Its Functions in the Human Body?

By |2020-01-22T22:28:59+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 to Relieve the Discomfort

By |2020-01-24T14:17:57+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 Benefits of Eating Slowly and How to Practice It

By |2020-01-24T18:09:30+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

8 Foods That Lower Blood Pressure to Include in Your Diet

By |2019-12-06T21:26:56+03:00December 6th, 2019|Categories: Cardiovascular System, Diseases and Conditions, Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Have you been concerned about your blood pressure? Hopefully, you're eating these specific foods to help with it. There are many foods that lower blood pressure that needs to be included in the daily diet. Failure to include some of these foods will make it tougher for your body to combat rises in blood pressure. This article will look at why you need to get blood pressure down and the 8 best foods you need to eat. What Causes High Blood Pressure? High blood pressure

9 Types of Herbal Tea with Medicinal Properties

By |2019-12-03T21:27:23+03:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Digestive System, Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Modern science has given us many amazing health benefits, but maybe some tried-and-true substances from our past could be better? Sometimes you need to take a look at the remedies that people have used for thousands of years to improve health. This includes many types of herbal tea. Herbal teas aren't just great on a cold day, they are a good go-to for a variety of illnesses and conditions. They are natural, easy to make, and should be included in your everyday diet. Tea is

The Mechanism of Addiction in the Brain That Explains How It Works

By |2019-11-17T23:15:40+03:00November 17th, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , |

Addiction is one of the biggest killers in the country right now, but it's surprisingly little understood by people everywhere, and few realize that it has to do with the way the human brain works. When most people think of addiction, they think of drugs. But addiction can exist in almost any form. Video games, alcoholism, gambling, sex, even exercise. If it releases dopamine, then it can potentially become an addictive substance. Now that doesn't mean that everything is inherently addictive and it doesn't mean

Cyclothymia: Symptoms, Causes and Diagnostic Criteria

By |2019-11-10T11:42:27+03:00November 9th, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , |

Cyclothymia, also known as a cyclothymic disorder, is a mental disorder that involves periods of symptoms of depression and periods of symptoms of hypomania. These symptoms, however, are not sufficient to be a major depressive episode or a hypomanic episode. Symptoms must last for more than one or two years. The cause is unknown. Risk factors include a family history of bipolar disorder. Cyclothymia differs from bipolar in that major depression, mania, or hypomania have never occurred. Treatment is generally with counseling and mood stabilizers