Chlamydia – The Silent Disease – Facts you should know

Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted disease. On average 1-10 adolescent women tested, test positive for Chlamydia. Chlamydia often has no symptoms in men and women and according to the US Center for Disease Control (CDC) it is estimated that 4 million people are infected each year. Chlamydia is a very treatable sexualy transmitted …

Relieving Migraine Headache the Natural Way

Migraine headaches affect about 15 percent of the population. Although men can actually suffer from migraines, it is the women that are more affected. Experts believe that migraine is hereditary as researches have revealed more than 80 percent of people suffering from it have a family history of the problem. Migraine headaches may not seem …

Effective Headache Remedies

Everybody has definitely experienced a headache once in his or her lifetime. Since it is one of the indispensable and common illnesses everyone experiences, people have learned to find ways to relieve the discomfort brought by headache. REMEDYING HEADACHES Headaches are usually caused by physical and emotional stress. If you are dying to find a …

Chronic Headache

When people are unable to think properly and look straight, chances are the person has a headache. Cases such as these may be mild to severe which is why doctors say, “ its only in the head.” There are two kinds of headaches. The first is called the tension headache, which may happen for a …

Nine Facts About Fiber

If you’ve been looking for a way towards a high octane diet, you’ll find fiber to be exactly what you need. Even though research has shown fiber to be powerful, many people aren’t taking this nutrient seriously. To help you fuel your health with fiber, here are  10 facts to help. 1. Fiber fights diseases. A diet high …

Nutrition and Healthy Eating

Nutrition as it applies to our daily lives means that we take in what we need to maintain our body’s healthy state.  What about eating habits? What about vitamins? What role does our daily intake play in our health? More than you have been lead to believe or understand. The body’s ability to remain well …

Breast Cancer and You; Risk Factors and Safety Precautions

Today’s woman is more knowledgeable and conscientious than ever about the risks of breast cancer. This is especially true for women over 40 years of age, who have crossed the threshold of increased risk of breast cancer. Age is so important to the development of breast cancer that about 76% of women who develop it …

Breast Cancer And Pregnancy

Although it is rare for breast cancer to strike younger women, the fact remains that all women are at risk. And for those of childbearing age, the first sign and symptoms of breast cancer leading to a diagnosis can not only be upsetting and unexpected, but complicated as well. Developing breast cancer at a younger …

Arthritis Pain Relief

Arthritis is a condition of the human body characterized by pain and inflammation of the joints. It is one of the most pervasive diseases in the world today. In the United States, an estimated 70 million people suffer arthritis pain. That means one out of three people are affected by one of more than a …