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WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE WITH GERD AND WHAT YOU CAN DOGastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, is a condition where stomach acid flows back into the esophagus. Although acid reflux can happen from time to time, GERD is when it occurs more frequently and causes irritation. While the condition can prove to be uncomfortable, there are ways in which to manage the symptoms.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ALTERNATIVES TO FACELIFTSThrough the natural aging process, the skin muscles begin to degrade partially little by little, eventually losing their shape over time. Our lips and eyebrows may droop a bit, fine wrinkles often appear, and our smile lines get set deeper. This is also the result of gravity and gradual exposure to sunlight over decades.
CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, & MORECarpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition wherein the person experiences numbness and tingling in the hand which is caused by the irritation of the median nerve at the wrists. The symptoms of the condition affect the median nerve as it passes through the wrist and into the hand. It can be found on the interior, or palm side of the hand. This nerve is commonly known as the carpal tunnel.
HABITS THAT LEAD TO PREMATURE AGINGLonging to preserve youth isn’t a recent phenomenon but dates back thousands of years, which also explains why many tales like the fountain of youth and everlasting beauty were concocted. It is understood these tales were borne out of fantasy for staying youthful forever, but this whole idea has formed the foundation for delaying the onset of wrinkles and fine lines. With the help of modern products, and by eliminating habits that cause premature aging, you can reverse the slow deterioration of your body.
DO YOU REALLY NEED AN ANNUAL HEALTH CHECKUP?The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC recommends a general health check-up regularly. A general health check-up is the best way to identify possible physical problems early before they progress into a more serious condition. As inconvenient as it may be to make the appointment and take the time to see a doctor for an annual physical, it can save you time, money and future problems if you do it.
TIPS TO STRENGTHEN AND MAINTAIN YOUR DENTAL HEALTHDental health encompasses the condition of your teeth, gums, tongue, jaw and oral cavity. Teeth that are clean and free of cavities are considered healthy. Pink gums that do not hurt and bleed when flossing also indicates a clean mouth. How your breath smells can also be a major indicator of oral health. For example, persistent bad breath can be a symptom of tooth decay or infection.
WHAT IS BIOHACKINGAt its most basic level, it’s a new word for an old idea. The idea that what we do to our bodies can change the way we live and feel. We have a coffee, we perk up. We eat better, we feel better. We can train our bodies to build muscles and we can train our brains to be better at solving problems. When we assimilate food, drink, knowledge, we are biohacking; biohackers think of their bodies the way we might think of other kinds of complex tools; we upload programs through exercise or lifestyle, which changes the way our bodies work for us.
WHAT ARE CATARACTS?Cataracts affects approximately 95 million people worldwide. As the population grows and general longevity increases the number of individuals blinded by this condition keeps increasing. Among adults between 45 to 50 years old it is the main cause of blindness (age-related cataracts).
BEATING MALARIA: WHAT HAVE BEEN THE CHALLENGES AND WHAT ARE THE OPPORTUNITIESMalaria continues to victimize hundreds of thousands of people in the world annually. This disease is why the mosquito is ranked as the most dangerous animal in the world, claiming 830,000 deaths in 2015. The majority of these fatalities are caused by Plasmodium falciparum in infected Africans under the age of five. Insufficient global health services and international patient care is largely to blame for the problem. This disease is largely a consequence of poverty where malaria control methods are lacking for high-risk communities.
6 MEDICAL TOURISM DESTINATIONS WITH THE BEST NATIONAL HEALTHCARE ACCREDITATION ORGANIZATIONS & HOSPITALSWhether you are looking for the best healthcare in India or want to know if you can trust any hospitals in Thailand, England or the United States, you need a way to assess the quality and safety of the healthcare they give. Healthcare accreditation organizations are the solution to this problem; ensuring healthcare providers offer the best healthcare quality and safety through upholding world-class healthcare standards.