Tag: preventative medicine

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

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

[ 0 ] 2011-07-28 |

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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The Advantages Of Health Promotion: An Ounce Of Illness Prevention Or Ten Pounds Of Cure

The Advantages Of Health Promotion: An Ounce Of Illness Prevention Or Ten Pounds Of Cure

[ 0 ] 2009-10-27 |

Though the US is on the verge of what could be sweeping changes to its health care system to provide greater coverage at potentially less cost, the US and other countries still have not taken the steps to truly reduce costs by actively promoting preventative medicine.

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