Tag: health

If you’ve ever been diagnosed through a video call by your doctor, then you’ve experienced the benefits of telemedicine first hand. Originally developed by healthcare professionals to reach patients in rural areas, it’s now a revolutionary system to quickly and easily receive medical attention. From complex online platforms to downloadable...

Summer is coming in a few months and surely, everyone will start working out to shed excess weight. Before you start working on getting those washboard abs and bikini-fit body, be informed: you might be an avid believer of exercise myths. These will beliefs/activities will actually hurt your weight loss...

There’s a Reason to Celebrate October 26 marks the National Pumpkin Day. Every year, people celebrate this holiday as a kick off for autumn. As a matter of fact, this is the pumpkin harvest season. This gave a reason for everyone to get their own pumpkin and carve it ready...

Undergoing ostomy surgery, such as colostomy and ileostomy, is a tough but necessary ordeal. At least you wouldn’t have to deal with intestinal diseases anymore, such as colon cancer and ulcerative colitis. However, this comes with a catch: a piece of your intestine will stick out of your abdomen, and...

Most women desire to stay beautiful and young although they are aging. Some may even visit a Calgary Age Management clinic to undergo treatment to help them look younger. This treatment is very effective to women who are aiming to maintain the youthful appearance they have. On the other hand,...

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In a recent study published by the Dermatology and Therapy journal, a certain alcoholic compound taken from grapes and red wine is an effective way to treat acne. Although it’s a mouthful to pronounce, resveratrol is a naturally-occurring compound produced by plants when they are under attack from pathogens, such...

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Cycling, for fun or amongst traffic, may seem easy and safe, but there’s more to maneuvering busy streets than just hopping on your two-wheeled ride and wearing a helmet. Before aiming to be as agile as Lance Armstrong or become an expert at swerving in and out of lanes, keep...

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Everyday, our feet bear our entire body weight for hours at a time. We take an average of ten thousand steps a day, which is equivalent to being able to walk around the world four times. And on an average day of walking, our feet absorb hundreds of tons, comparable...

Across the United States, various cities (and even small counties) have begun to enforce restrictions on using electronic cigarettes. Most of these policies forbid said devices in public areas like parks, cafes, and universities. People would still be able to vape in the comfort of their own homes, though, as...

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Having a part of your intestine protrude from your stomach might sound bad, but no, it actually isn’t. Coping up with this condition could seem like an uphill battle, but it’s all in the mind. People over the years have managed to live life to the fullest even if they’ve...

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  Menopause is inevitable. Every woman in the world will experience that thing. There will come a time wherein they will experience hot flashes. They will encounter the night sweats, headaches and palpitations that are a part with the early symptoms of menopause. Though there are advanced treatments and drug...