High blood pressure and heart attacks go hand in hand, or so we used to think. Having chronic high blood pressure, also called hypertension, can lead to serious health issues such as heart disease, heart attack, stroke and even kidney disease. Heart disease patients are frequently advised on all kinds of ways to lower their blood pressure such as dietary […]
Which Is Most Likely to Trigger Heart Attacks – High Blood Pressure or Low Blood Pressure? You’ll Be Shocked at the Answer
It may sound like a horror story, but we assure you it’s not: real life scientists and medical doctors have announced that they...
Breast cancer is a silent disease that kills many women across the world each year. Now, a research team out of University of North...
Wrinkles are what we can all look forward to as we get older. There are those who are able to accept it gracefully as part of life,...
As we continue seeing a trend of chain restaurants making huge leaps in efforts to clean up their ingredient lists, Panera Bread has just declared themselves to be the first national chain to serve “clean bacon”. Just what is clean bacon, you ask? It is pork that is nitrate and preservative free. Panera spent all of this last year working […]
There are many kinds of headaches that plague people, and some of them are signs of serious underlying health issues, such as migraines, or headaches caused by tumors or poor cardiovascular health. However, most of us have gotten tension headaches throughout our lives – the common “everyday” variety that usually feels like pressure, tightness and/or dull pain throughout your head […]
Many of the aches and pains we experience on a daily basis are simply a symptom of stress or overload, but there are some things that can be a sign of something serious, and should be paid attention to. So how do we know when to sleep it off and when to go to the hospital? Below are 4 symptoms […]
If you are male, you probably have had the desire at some time or other to build bigger muscles. We often think that acquiring rock hard abs and Popeye arms are simply the result of going to the gym and pumping iron everyday. However, sculpting your body begins at home, and the gym is simply an extension of your lifestyle […]
We rely on our feet every day to take us places in our lives. When you have chronic foot pain, it can really hinder you from going about your daily activities. Foot pain isn’t that easy for most of us to diagnose, but there are some very common causes. If we can figure them out, then we are well on […]
At first, Nancy Clanton thought it was nerves. Or maybe it was the oranges? Whatever the culprit of the bright red welts covering her body after running in a track meet, Clanton – then a junior high student in Long Beach, California – hoped the reaction was a fluke. It wasn’t. The itchy, clustered bumps continued to sprout up regularly […]