Archive for July, 2011

Vitamin E Supplements, There Can Be Too Much Of A Good Thing

[ 0 ] July 28, 2011 |
Vitamin E Supplements, There Can Be Too Much Of A Good Thing

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 […]

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5 Medical Conditions That Increase the Risk for Heat Stroke

[ 0 ] July 22, 2011 |
5 Medical Conditions That Increase the Risk for Heat Stroke

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.

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Fighting Cholera with One Hand While Helping It with the Other

[ 0 ] July 15, 2011 |
Fighting Cholera with One Hand While Helping It with the Other

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.

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How Much Water Should We Really Be Drinking Per Day?

[ 0 ] July 7, 2011 |
How Much Water Should We Really Be Drinking Per Day?

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.

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Reducing The Risks Of Endometriosis

[ 0 ] July 1, 2011 |
Reducing The Risks Of Endometriosis

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.

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