Obesity In Kids

A generation or two ago, obese kids were the exception rather than the norm. These days, kids are getting heavier and unhealthier than ever. Modern diet consisting of fat-laden, sugar loaded junk food and drinks are a major cause of the problem. The lack of exercise is the other reason why so many kids today…

Holistic Yeast Infection Cure – Home Remedies

Ladies, bookmark and share this article because at some point in your life on this planet the information you can access here about natural cures may prove invaluable to you – just like it has been for many people in the past looking at fast home remedies for treating thrush; the irritating and uncomfortable yeast…

Foods for Helping Achieve a Lower Cholesterol Level

Everyone can suffer from high cholesterol or hypercholesterolemia. Men and women, young and old can suffer from high cholesterol that can result in more serious problems like heart attack and stroke. Medication that can be recommended by your doctor are one of the solutions. However, you may also take the initiative to change or improve…

5 Reasons Why Knee Replacements Fail

Today, due to the development of new surgical techniques and treatments, the accuracy of this procedure is increased and the recovery time is reduced. However, not all surgical procedures have the desired outcome even though knee prosthesis is built to last for decades. Sometimes, due to various reasons, the replacement failures. Signs and Symptoms In…

Lobster at Home – Part I – Cooking

If you go to a good seafood restaurant these days you can count on shelling out – no pun intended – a substantial amount of money for a boiled or steamed lobster. Order it baked stuffed and you can add even MORE onto the tab. Lobsters cooked at home are such a better deal; why…

How You Can Lower Your Cholesterol Levels Naturally

High blood cholesterol levels is a serious condition that can affect anyone. High cholesterol levels increase the risk of heart disease, which is the number one killer of Americans, of both men and women. The higher the cholesterol levels, the greater your risk. Now for a some good news. If you have high cholesterol levels,…

How Long Does It Take to Recover From Sprains?

Sprain rehabilitation time is a huge issue relating almost all pro athletes nowdays, specifically those who take up sporting activities that need extension of a certain joint (for instance baseball with constant use of the arms). The healing time typically differs from one individual to another, this is why it frigthens people to accidentally sprain…

How Can You Know when You Are Infected with a Viral Pneumonia?

Pneumonia is an infection caused by viruses, bacteria, and fungi which affects the human lungs. Pneumonia is a contagious disease and it can spread in the air. By breathing other healthy people bring the germ into their lungs and most of them develop the illness. Sometimes there appear epidemics inside small collections. Pneumonia generally occurs…

Epidemic Obesity

The rate of increase in obesity in America is astounding. Using statistics from the Center for Disease Control website over the last 25 year, it is clear that Americans are getting fatter at an astounding rate. In 1985 no state that kept records had over 15% of the adult population with obesity as defined by…

Stress and Colon Cancer

Stress is an integral part of most people’s lives. But when that stress becomes distress, it can have serious effects on the efficiency of the colon, even to the point of it becoming cancerous. Traumatic stress reduces the body’s ability to protect itself from attack by infections, and from diseases such as colon cancer. When…

Understanding Cellulitis and Lymphedema

Cellulitis in lymphedema patients is a complication that many of them may have to face at some point in time. The reason for the ailment could be several: a small scratch, a bruise, a cut or an insect bite is enough to trigger an attack of cellulitis. A nightmare that most lymphedema patients would like…