Combatting hair fall naturally

Combatting hair fall naturally

While many of you will be surprised to know that these readily available food items are the perfect cure to combat baldness. If you don’t want to undergo an expensive hair fall treatment and still want to reverse your hair loss, here are some remedies. Here is a list of...

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Why half of your body is not human (and how that is fundamental to your health)

Why half of your body is not human (and how that is fundamental to your health)

The next number will surprise you: 39 billion. That is the amount of bacteria that live inside our body. Maybe you have not thought about it, but that microcosm has an effect on our weight. For some it may be positive, but for others it may not be. “Humans have a cell...

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DRAP voluntarily recalls Sancos syrup from market after research

DRAP voluntarily recalls Sancos syrup from market after research

ISLAMABAD: The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (Drap) has recalled commonly-prescribed cough syrup Sancos from the market after stability data of the drug was found out of specification. The company, Norvartis, has advertised that it has been voluntarily recalling Sancos syrup of all doses from the market. It says the...

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What is brown fat and how is it different from other body fat?

What is brown fat and how is it different from other body fat?

Brown fat is a special type of body fat that is activated when you feel cold. Almost all mammals, including humans, have it but in different amounts. When activated, this type of fat – also called brown adipose tissue – generates heat to help maintain body temperature. And to produce that heat...

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Smoking Induces Hearing Loss. Cupping Ears Already?

Smoking Induces Hearing Loss. Cupping Ears Already?

TOKYO: Smokers may be more susceptible to develop hearing loss than nonsmokers, and the risk increases with each additional cigarette people smoke on a typical day, a Japanese study suggests. Researchers conducted a survey of almost 50,000 Japanese workers, between the range of 20 to 64 years of age, in particular...

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Excuses won’t help you shed those extra pounds! You lose weight in the kitchen and gain health at the gym

Excuses won’t help you shed those extra pounds! You lose weight in the kitchen and gain health at the gym

Hey, fitness freaks and foodies out there! You can’t simply eat total crap and then bust your butt exercising to magically wipe-out those calories: It’s not that simple. If you want to make longer lasting, healthier changes, what and how much you eat is far more important than how much you...

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Unhealthy Diets Resulting in Awfully Dreadful Kidney Problems

Unhealthy Diets Resulting in Awfully Dreadful Kidney Problems

ISLAMABAD:  Unhealthy diets are leading to a dramatic rise in the number of kidney problems faced by patients and that urgent attention was needed to resolve the issue lest it proves to be fatal. This was disclosed by nephrologist Dr. Khawar Sultan while addressing the media. “The past two decades...

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Do cold showers really have health benefits?

Do cold showers really have health benefits?

Many claim that giving a cold shower every day can have health benefits: improves circulation, relieves stress and increases vitality and alertness are some of the advantages that most attribute to this habit. But it is also said to help treat depression and anxiety, repair muscles after exercise, burn more...

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Why not sleeping for more than 24 hours can be a revolutionary treatment against bipolar depression

Why not sleeping for more than 24 hours can be a revolutionary treatment against bipolar depression

Keeping people awake in a hospital for hours may seem like a strange way to battle depression, but this is seen as a promising therapy for some people. The first sign that something is happening is in Angelina’s hands . While speaking in Italian with a nurse, he begins to gesticulate, forming...

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Foods For Weight Gain – The Healthy Twist

Foods For Weight Gain – The Healthy Twist

“You are what you eat!” People are obsessed with the idea that they need to lose weight so they too have a sculpted figure, while others are struggling hard to become healthier and gain more pounds on their skinny frame? Aren’t typically bizarre questions a total turn-off? Well, let’s do...

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Diabetes – New Insight Unleashed!!!

Diabetes – New Insight Unleashed!!!

Scientists say diabetes is a serious complex condition made up of five different diseases. While there is currently no cure for diabetes, you can live an enjoyable life by learning about the condition and effectively managing it. It does not discriminate, rather distorts normal functioning of any viable body. It...

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Did Summer Knock In Already? Watch Out! Because You Are What You Eat.

Did Summer Knock In Already? Watch Out! Because You Are What You Eat.

Finally, it’s summer time and we people are slurping water like we just chanced upon a pond! However, amidst all this guzzling to prevent dehydration we usually tend to neglect our diet. Our bodies do need oodles of water, it sure does, to replenish the lost fluids, but many of...

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With what type of exercises do you get the strongest bones?

With what type of exercises do you get the strongest bones?

Larger muscles, more defined legs, flat abs. In the world of exercises are countless routines and tips to improve fitness and contribute to a healthier life given the benefits of physical activity to the heart, lungs and brain. But there is a part of our body that is often forgotten:...

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The huge study warns that combining very hot tea with tobacco multiplies by 5 the risk of esophageal cancer

The huge study warns that combining very hot tea with tobacco multiplies by 5 the risk of esophageal cancer

A tip that tea lovers could thank: let it cool before the first sip. A study warns that consuming very hot increases the risk of developing esophageal cancer if combined with cigarettes. The findings, based on the long-term follow-up of more than 450,000 participants, were published in the Annals of Internal Medicine ....

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The dangers of illegal tooth whitening and the terrible side effects it has

The dangers of illegal tooth whitening and the terrible side effects it has

“I can only describe it as a penetrating and terribly aching pain that lasted about 45 minutes,” says Richard Grieveson, who underwent a tooth-whitening procedure that went awry. The problem was that in their treatment they used levels of a bleaching agent much higher than those legally allowed. And Richard’s...

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What are the calories that obsess us so much and how are they measured?

What are the calories that obsess us so much and how are they measured?

We count them, we worry about the ingested ones or those that we burn, and sometimes they torment us because they are the price that we pay for a pleasure. But, do you know what exactly calories are? For a calorie is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature...

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When is mold in food dangerous to health?

When is mold in food dangerous to health?

I throw it or I eat it? Surely you’ve ever wondered this when reopening a half-forgotten bottle of tomato sauce or jam and finding a grayish fluff on the surface. Molds are microscopic fungi that feed on animal or vegetable matter. Meats, cheeses, fruits, vegetables and breads succumb to their invasion. What...

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Containing or blocking a sneeze can break your throat

Containing or blocking a sneeze can break your throat

Containing a sneeze completely blocking the nose and mouth can cause serious physical harm, doctors warn. The warning comes in the wake of the unusual case of a 34-year-old man who was treated in England for a tissue rupture in his throat, caused by the repression of a large sneeze....

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5 things you should not tell someone with acne

5 things you should not tell someone with acne

If you ever had or have acne or lived close to someone who suffered from it, you will know that people, acquaintances and strangers, often openly comment on your pimples, give you advice on diet or offer remedies for which you have not asked. “You should drink more water” and...

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5 foods that may surprise you that are beneficial for exercise

5 foods that may surprise you that are beneficial for exercise

It’s December, a month that for many is synonymous with parties, entertainment, meals and celebrations. It is a period in which the intensity of the battle between will and duty increases over what is beneficial or not for our body, particularly in regard to diet and exercise. It is common...

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How a simple scarf can prevent asthma attacks in winter

How a simple scarf can prevent asthma attacks in winter

” A scarf can save a life “. That is the motto of a campaign launched this week in the United Kingdom in preparation for the arrival of winter. Breathing cold, humid air can cause the airways to tighten and an asthma attack is triggered in three out of four patients with the disease,...

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Tips for Mental Health

Tips for Mental Health

Healthy living involves more than physical health; it also includes emotional or mental health. The following are some ways people can support their mental health and well-being. Get enough sleep daily, the CDC recommends the following by age group (naps inclusive) 12-18 hours from birth to 2 months, 14-15 hours...

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Avoid the cold: the best tricks to avoid falling ill this winter

Avoid the cold: the best tricks to avoid falling ill this winter

To think that seasonal ailments are inevitable is a very common mistake, even more so if we consider that it is enough to follow specific guidelines to avoid sneezing.   The atypical fall of almost summery weather has already given way to the cold more typical of these dates. Finally, some will think...

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The 4 reasons why you do not lose weight (and it may be due to cortisol)

The 4 reasons why you do not lose weight (and it may be due to cortisol)

You take time to diet but you can not lose weight. You have tried everything from eating vegetables, grilled white meat, drinking two liters of water… and even going to the gym. If you think you have done everything right, your problem is in cortisol levels. When it comes to losing weight, we tend to fall...

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7 important symptoms that may seem normal and that you should not ignore

7 important symptoms that may seem normal and that you should not ignore

There are ailments, such as loss of vision or speech, which immediately make the alarms jump and consult the doctor. But what about the more subtle symptoms to which we can downplay it? When it comes to diseases, as the saying goes, prevention is better than cure. Some signals that our...

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HOW TAYLOR SWIFT HELPED ME LOSE 425 LBS

HOW TAYLOR SWIFT HELPED ME LOSE 425 LBS

While these companies were very successful, it was difficult for us to explain why no other startups in Latin America had flourished.

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