On a trip to the grocery store, you may have seen foods labeled “gluten-free.” These products help people with celiac disease get the nutrients they need. A recent study found more and more people are choosing to eat these foods, even if they may not need to do so.
Influenza, also known as the flu or grippe, is an infectious viral disease that affects the upper respiratory system, including your lungs, throat and nose. It is one of the most common health problems, afflicting people across the globe.Common symptoms of influenza are a runny nose, repetitive sneezing, sore throat, congestion in the nasal passages, body aches, headache, high fever, dry cough, weakness and loss of appetite. Here are the top natural home remedies. You should have one or more of these in your medicine cabinet before the flu.
What Is a Migraine? Migraines are intense, sometimes debilitating headaches. The most common types of migraine are those with aura (classical migraines) and those without aura (common migraines).Migraines can begin in childhood or may not occur until early adulthood.Family history is one of the most common risk factors for having migraines.
We all know that exercise is important in our daily lives, but we may not know why or what exercise can do for us. Regular exercise can help protect you from heart disease and stroke, high blood pressure, noninsulin-dependent diabetes, obesity, back pain, osteoporosis, and can improve your mood and help you to better manage stress and exercise can make you look great – younger, fitter and thinner.Regular physical activity can improve your sex life, decrease your cancer risk, make your skin glow and more.The health benefits of regular exercise and physical activity are hard to ignore. And the benefits of exercise are yours for the taking, regardless of your age, sex or physical ability.
We have all heard about it, worry about it, but do we really know the truth about cholesterol? Lets take a closer look at what it is, the negative aspects, and how to manage. Did you know there are super foods you can eat lower cholesterol levels? Thats right, SUPER FOODS! More details below.
What is blood pressure? Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the artery walls. The force is generated with each heartbeat as blood is pumped from the heart into the blood vessels. The size and elasticity of the artery walls also affect blood pressure. Each time the heart beats (contracts and relaxes), pressure is created inside the arteries.