Tag: disease prevention

The Serious Health Effects Of Anger On The Body

[ 0 ] 2012-07-27 | |

We have all met someone who has issues managing their anger and while we will generally try to avoid these angry people for our own sanity, sometimes these people are our friends a loved ones. While they are unpleasant to interact with, they are also their own worst enemies who are putting their health at risk because of the health effects that come from being angry much of the time. For both their sake and our own it just makes to let them know these risks.

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The Many Health Benefits Of Sunshine

The Many Health Benefits Of Sunshine

[ 0 ] 2012-06-22 | |

If the heat so many of us have been experiencing was not a clear indicator, it is certainly summer now. In the Northern Hemisphere, June 20th, 2012 represents the day of the year with the most hours of daylight. For those of us who have recently reached the official start of summer, it is a […]

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Hand Washing: Why And How We Really Should Wash Our Hands

Hand Washing: Why And How We Really Should Wash Our Hands

[ 0 ] 2012-05-17 | |

Knowing that something is the right thing to do is certainly no predictor that we will actually do it. We all know that we should eat healthier, exercise regularly and get more sleep, but few of us will actually make these changes in our lives. Unfortunately, the same holds true when it comes to doing […]

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How Best To Get The 8 Health Benefits Of Apples

How Best To Get The 8 Health Benefits Of Apples

[ 0 ] 2011-10-06 | |

Although the saying “An Apple A Day…” is well known, medical science is still discovering the many health benefits of apples. At the same time, science is making the clear the best way to get these nutritional and health benefits.

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Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

Why The Causes Of Food Poisoning Are Hard To Avoid

[ 0 ] 2011-06-02 | |

Although we sometimes take the food system for granted because it generally does an acceptable job of protecting us from food contamination, the sheer complexity of the food system means that we must be aware of the ways in which it can fail. This is especially true for those with health that is compromised by chronic medical conditions.

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Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

Understanding How Our Fingers Can Predict Health Problems

[ 0 ] 2011-05-12 | |

Much of the focus in current medical research is directed towards identifying the genes responsible for illness. However, our genes are not the only contributor to disease. The environment in our mothers womb is also a significant contributor to our future health. One of the very visible signs recording our development in the womb is the relative lengths of our fingers.

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The Risks Of Ignoring Hepatitis Infection

The Risks Of Ignoring Hepatitis Infection

[ 0 ] 2010-01-24 | |

When it comes to Hepatitis C, we have been fortunate to see a decrease in infection rates of the disease for quite a number of years. Unfortunately, a lack of focus on managing the disease now threatens to increase the health costs for the condition.

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