There is a tendency for people to think that the vast majority of infections in the body are caused by bacteria and can be treated by antibiotics, however this is not necessarily true.
Over time, chronic stress can affect your health.
Depending on where you live you may be in a specialist driven physician market and you may not have access to a family doctor or someone to coordinate your care.
You don’t need a major study to realize that it makes sense to accompany senior citizens to the doctor.
We talk about the importance of having a strong self image, but few are aware that self image can have a big impact on overall health.
A few innocent drinks at a party can turn into a disaster if there is not a designated driver.
Bronchitis is an infection in the tubes that bring air to the lungs. When these tubes become infected, mucus forms inside of them, which can make it hard to breathe.
We know that weight lifting is a great way to build strength and help with aerobic conditioning.
It is a frightening study, especially for those who work more hours than the typical forty hour work week.
Breakfast is a very important meal. It’s certainly something that can get you a good start on the day, but what type of breakfast should you eat?
This is probably due to the high level of naturally occurring antioxidants in blueberries. Essentially this can lead to less abdominal fat, lower triglycerides, lower cholesterol, and improved fasting glucose and insulin sensitivity, all good signs for fighting diabetes.
Thirty-five million people in the United States have high blood pressure, roughly about one half, are women, and according to the American Heart Association, they have certain characteristics that can be concerning.
Despite public health campaigns to let the general public know that pertussis is still a major health issue, many people feel that the infection also known as whooping cough, was eradicated 30 years ago and is no longer a problem.
This is the perfect time of the year to get out and find a place to swim. But a trip to the old swimming hole could be problematic-potentially. Recreational water illness is the term we use for kids getting infections from exposure to contaminated water.
It is one of the disorders of the human body that has fascinated researchers: primarily because they are not aware of the cause.