A friend shared an interesting story. As a newborn baby, she cried for hours on end. Her frustrated parents tried everything but nothing would appease her. The first doctor they consulted said she had colic, but his solution proved ineffective.
Are you ashamed because of persistent bad breath? You are not alone. Persistent bad breath (called halitosis) affects up to 25% of the US population. This isn't the sort of bad breath caused by foods like garlic and onions, or smoking and alcohol.
It?s become almost commonplace to say that we should be medicated. ?You?re crazy.? ?I?m Crazy.? ?We?re all nuts? These statements are more severe than we think. We assume that there is something wrong with us and we look immediately to medication to fix it.
Many people see psychiatrists and psychologists to relieve their issues through deep conversation or medicine. But what if it was easier than that? What if our ?brain problems? don?t originate in the brain at all, but in the body?
Do you know that sagging skin during menopause is explained mostly by testosterone decline? ?Chicken arms? too. Testosterone is considered a male hormone, but nevertheless it plays an important role in a woman?s body.
You can call it xerosis. Or you can call it dermatitis. However you label it, dry skin can be irritating, uncomfortable and unsightly ? and tends to be especially acute as the weather cools and humidity levels decline during the fall and winter months.
The outlook for 2010 is bleak. Homes will continue to be foreclosed, jobs will be lost, and less money will be flowing as compared to years past. Also inevitable: we will get another year older. Bad news, right? Not really!
Where do we stop when it comes to getting skinny? That?s often the question we ask when looking at a picture of a gaunt supermodel that we will never know, whose look we will never achieve. Or, we ask it when we hear about Hollywood and eating disorders.
Honey?s medicinal properties have been touted for years. In fact, we?re talking thousands of years, because references have been documented in early Greek, Roman, Vedic and Islamic texts from such highly regarded authorities as Aristotle and Aristoxenus.
As a society we seem to always be concerned with how we look. And, actually, rightfully so. We are, in general, overweight and unhealthy. As a whole, our western culture gives us bad skin, pains, toxins, hair loss, erectile dysfunction, etc. But, you set yourself some goals this New Year.
High blood pressure is one of the most life-threatening illnesses in our country today. This condition can cause heart attack, stroke and other health problems. Hypertension is not to be taken lightly and must be treated with great care.
What causes high blood pressure? Your doctor may not know.
For most people, when they think about how to ensure their bodies receive the recommended daily allowances of all the vitamins and nutrients that they need, they ponder what foods they?ll be consuming for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.
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