Archive for 'Health and Wellness'

5 Crucial Facts You Need to Know About Bread

As much as bread is a staple in many diets all over the world, it’s an easy way to gain weight when you’re stressed or tired. With the wrong kind of bread, you increase the risk of all kinds of conditions, such as weight gain and dental caries. But the good news is you can […]

What is Dysgraphia?

Dysgraphia is characterized by difficulties in several areas that concern motor skills and writing. The person diagnosed with the condition is not necessarily an invalid or a moron, but it will take a while for him/her overcome hurdles during the learning years. How do you recognize the symptoms in your child and what can you […]

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Herpes

Herpes virus has long been hidden in the mystery of fear. Whether they are genital herpes or just cold sores, just the idea of it can send people running to the opposite direction. Unfortunately, while it is important to take precautionary measures to keep ourselves safe from the virus, there are a lot of misconceptions […]

How to Live with Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic illness that is characterized by the immune system’s faulty messages that trigger accelerated skin cell growth within days. Instead of the normal number of days that it takes for new skin cells to form, people with psoriasis only need days for the process, but these excessive skin cells are not shed […]

How Do Broken Bones Heal?

The most common causes of broken bones or fractures are trauma from a fall or accident, osteoporosis or the weakening of the bones, and overuse of muscles and bones through repetitive motion. When you break your bones, the affected area is not just painful and difficult to move, but is also swollen and tender, bruised, […]

What is Alopecia Areata?

For most people, getting bald is a process not everyone wants to go through, but there are a few unfortunate individuals who suffer hair loss for most of their life. Who Can Get Alopecia Areata? Alopecia areata is not as rare as most people think. It’s an autoimmune disease that causes hair loss in most […]

Living with Hirsutism

Most women do not want to have thick hair on other parts of the body besides the scalp, but some unlucky individuals must live with a rare condition called hirsutism in which a lot of hair grow on places more common among men. Can Hirsutism Be Cured? If you have this condition, you will find […]

How Junk Food Affects the Brain  

  When we are watching movies, the ideal food is chips and fries. Somehow movies will not be the same if we eat real fruits like fruits and vegetables, right? No matter how tasty chips and fries are, we have to be aware that they belong to the other food bracket which does not serve […]