Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Jun - 30 - 2015

Health problems caused by old or broken boilers

During the cold winter months, people turn on their gas boilers or heating systems to stay warm, but, unfortunately, they are not diligent when it comes to repairing or simply inspecting these systems prior to using them. Neglecting this process can have serious repercussions on one’s health, leading to respiratory problems and, in some cases, even death. To prevent gas boilers from becoming a health hazard for your family, contact […]

Jun - 24 - 2015

The latest improvements in knee replacement surgery

Knee replacement is often considered the only solution for people suffering from chronic pain or who have damaged cartilages as a consequence of injuries suffered. While anti-inflammatories can help relieve swelling and pain, they will not help you regain mobility.  Up until now, knee replacement surgery was avoided due to the fact that it was classified as being a highly invasive procedure and that it can be accompanied by complications. […]

Jun - 17 - 2015

Symptoms of digestive conditions that can be treated with naturopathy

Digestive conditions affect a considerable part of the population, regardless of the age, genre or social status. Of course, some patients are more prone than others to developing digestive disorders, because of their jobs, lifestyle or medical history. Sometimes, even individuals who consider themselves healthy can experience the occasional bloating or stomach pain, but, unfortunately, these symptoms are ignored and considered benign until a more serious problem develops. When asked […]

Jun - 17 - 2015

Lose weight with Zumba exercises

As compared to traditional fitness exercises Zumba includes fun activities due to the fact that it incorporates Latin music and dance. By introducing rhythms in the workout trainers encourage people to lose more weight and at the same time have fun while doing so. Women who go to Zumba classes Golden Grove have witnessed the benefits of this type of workout. While traditional fitness exercises are focused on synchrony and […]

Jan - 17 - 2015

House Contaminants that Can Affect Your Health

Do you think the quality of the air circulating in your home is good? On average you spend 75% of our time inside four walls, so living in a healthy environment is not always easy. Therefore, it's important to take all the prevention measure against house contaminants.

Dec - 1 - 2014

Communicable Diseases Definition

In order for someone to fully understand the communicable diseases definition, one must first comprehend the meaning of disease. A disease is a medical condition that causes an organ (of either a person or of an animal) not to work properly and in unison with the other organs;

Sep - 8 - 2014

Health Tips for Disabled People

People with disabilities have a special health condition and should follow their doctor's indications to avoid any other health problems. However, if they are very careful with their lifestyle, if they keep a healthy diet and exercise as much as their condition allows them, they can significantly improve their health.

Aug - 11 - 2014

Types of Sexual Dysfunctions

There are four main types of sexual dysfunctions which affect both men and women: orgasm dysfunctions, sexual pain dysfunctions, arousal dysfunctions and sexual desire dysfunctions. Most of them have strictly physical related causes. It's interesting to notice that only women can have sexual dysfunctions based on emotional causes.

Feb - 10 - 2014

Health Risks Associated With Mobility Scooters

Mobility scooters can be of great help for those who have difficulties in moving and walking, giving this people them independence and self-sufficiency. However, these machines can be extremely dangerous for the health of the users it they do not use them properly and conscientiously.

Jan - 26 - 2014

Huntington Disease

Huntington disease falls in the category of genetic disorders which affect the muscular system; moreover, you need to know that this disorder is a neurodegenerative genetic condition which leads not only to problems in muscle coordination, but also to changes in the individual’s personality, anxiety, cognitive dysfunction and lack of ability to recognize family’s members.

Nov - 20 - 2013

Aspergers Disease

Although Aspergers disease and autism seem to be alike, you should know that there are several symptoms and signs which separate between them; Asperger’s syndrome is considered to be an autism spectrum disorder, but unlike kids with autism, those diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome have a normal language and continue to develop intellectually.

Jun - 3 - 2013

Gaucher Disease

Gaucher Disease falls in the category of genetic disorders and it is caused by a genetic mutation which mostly affects spleen and liver’s normal functioning; you should also find out that, along with enlarged liver and spleen, other symptoms of this disease may refer to anemia, osteoporosis, neurological problems like dementia or retardation and cirrhosis.

Apr - 11 - 2013

Muscular System Diseases

Muscular system disorders can be caused by various factors like hormonal, genetic, infectious, autoimmune or cancerous causes, which can be inherited from parents or developed from wrong diets, lack of movement and even stressful living at work or home; Rhabdomyolysis, Dermatomyosities, Myopathy and Atony are just a few names of such disorders.

Feb - 26 - 2013

Infectious Disease

What you need to know about infectious disease is that it is easily spread among population by various pathogenic biological agents, such as fungi, bacteria, protozoa, parasites, viruses and prions which get inside healthy organisms and multiply, causing various symptoms that can be early signs of the infectious diseases being installed.

Jan - 18 - 2013

Persistent sore throat

If your sore throat becomes a persistent sore throat then you are in the right place because in this article I will show you some cures for it. Firstly I will tell you the causes for a persistent sore throat. You must know that a persistent sore throat is also called as a chronic sore throat. If your sore throat is lasting more than a couple of weeks then you […]