One of the beliefs that is common to modern society is the idea that if something is good, “more is better”. We see this mindset all the time in late night television ads that promote the latest fad products. In these ads, the pitch man inevitably offers a second set of whatever is being sold […]
Archive for July, 2011
During summer heat waves, everyone is at risk of Heat Stroke, but for some, the risks are higher. In particular, people with several medical conditions face greater risks to health because of their preexisting conditions. As a result, it is important for people with these conditions to take additional steps to protect their health.
Although Cholera outbreaks are a natural occurrence, the extent to which they affect the population is dependent upon human activities. In the last decade, numerous human activities have contributed to increase the rates of cholera infection worldwide. For the billions of poor, this is bad news.
Water consumption is heavily promoted in terms of its positive benefits to our health, but much of the information is either incomplete or inaccurate. Worse still, the recommendations for the amount of water to consume are not supported by medical science. Because of this, it is important to know the benefits of water that are supported by research.
As a frequently under diagnosed medical condition affecting millions of women, Endometriosis is a condition that can lead to considerable suffering and infertility when not treated. As a consequence, it is important for women to recognize the condition and understand the risks they face instead of dismissing the condition as a natural part of their monthly cycle.