I was always fascinated with the Victorian era when I was at school. There’s no shortage of gruesome stories from that period to satisfy any morbid curiosity – like the terrifying outbreak of scarlet fever. It was one of the most feared Victorian diseases, with around 100,000 cases and 20,000...
This type of a headache is extremely painful and attacks suddenly, without a warning. In some cases, it makes people see nothing except blurry spots while in other cases individuals get a pounding headache and they are forced to lie down for the rest of the day. Nausea, vomiting, and light sensitivity are...
Knee pain might occur from an overuse injury, underlying condition like arthritis or by a sudden injury. Symptoms of knee injury are stiffness, pain, and swelling. Luckily, there are natural home remedies which can help you ease the pain. You can try one or maybe a few and see which will...
Do you have difficulties in falling asleep or waking up during the night? Getting enough sleep is crucial for being healthy. Some health issues such as obesity, high levels of stress, hypertension, cardiovascular ailments, type 2-diabetes, and so forth, may lead to serious sleep disorders More than 60% of the...
The pain due to a strep throat, a bacterial infection that causes pain and swelling of the throat, is extremely intense and uncomfortable. If left untreated, this infection might cause other issues, like kidney inflammation or rheumatic fever. Strep throat is a result of the Streptococcus pyogenes or group A...
Breakfast is the first and the most important meal during the day. The reason for this is that it can be beneficial in burning calories amidst the day, ameliorates the concentration and also boosts the energy. But a lot of people do not give the needed importance to this meal...
Canadian, Finnish, and German researchers teamed up to study how taking NSAIDs like ibuprofen and naproxen on a regular basis impacts heart health. Their study, published in May 2017 revealed that taking NSAIDs for even just a week could significantly increase the risk of heart attack. The more they were taken, the more...
The position in which we sleep significantly affects our overall health, and a bad sleeping position can be the cause of: Heartburn Poor circulation Stomach issues Headaches Back and neck pain Sleep apnea Fatigue Muscle cramps Premature wrinkles Yet, it has been found that sleeping on the side prevents such...
In order for our body to function properly it needs to have a regular cleanse, and for that purpose many nations around the world are using various techniques. One of those techniques is the foot detox technique which has been used ever since ancient times in China. This technique is...
Our health is the most important thing to take care of, and heart attacks are something we need to take seriously. 1 in every 4 deaths in the US are caused by heart attacks. Thanks to increased knowledge and research, the number of fatal cases has declined in the last 10 years....