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

8 Foods That Lower Blood Pressure to Include in Your Diet

By |2020-03-29T13:15:13+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 Powerful Medicinal Properties

By |2020-03-29T13:15:24+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 and How It Works

By |2020-02-22T17:30:33+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: the Symptoms, Causes and Diagnostic Criteria

By |2020-02-22T17:45:51+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

How to Achieve Upper Back Pain Relief with These 3 Stretches

By |2020-02-01T14:18:00+03:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Fitness & Beauty, Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , |

In this day and age, it is common for people to suffer from upper back pain and other back problems and more often than not people are searching for ways to find relief. Each day the majority of us are sat, hunched over a desk typing away or curled up staring at our phones, craning our neck forward causing stress to the upper back and neck. In this article, you’ll learn effective stretches and remedies that will help you achieve relief for both acute and

Plantar Fasciitis Pain: the Causes and How to Relieve It

By |2020-02-19T18:08:45+03:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , , |

Struggling with foot problems can trigger many issues, beyond the pain and discomfort which you will feel. You are also going to suffer when it comes to moving around, working, or exercising if you have plantar fasciitis pain. Since Life Advancer is about seeking improvements, we want to discuss plantar fasciitis, a foot condition which affects many around the world. It's one that can be incredibly painful and debilitating for patients if they don't do anything to address it. We take a closer look at

9 Acupressure Points for Knee Pain That Will Give You a Relief

By |2020-02-23T13:34:23+03:00September 17th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System, Natural Health|Tags: , , |

Your knees are about to give way, and conventional medicine doesn't seem to work. Nothing helps you to get down that flight of stairs. But if you suffer from knee pain, have you tried to tap on the acupressure points? Accessing acupressure points will enable you to get down steep stairs without dreading knee pain. We explain how acupressure works and its benefits. This article also demonstrates how to tap on relevant acupressure points to deal with knee problems. How Acupressure Works Practitioners of Acupressure

6 Simple Desk Exercises You Can Perform While Being at Work

By |2020-02-27T13:53:47+03:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a job that requires you to sit at a desk most of the day, I imagine it can end up being uncomfortable. Is there anything you can do to give your body a break while having to sit for extended periods a day? Being stuck to your desk all day can be frustrating, but fortunately, there are some desk exercises you can do to give yourself some relief. If you're an active person, it may make you feel restrained and couped up,