Most of us have experienced the problem of swollen ankles and feet after standing all day, eating a diet high in sodium, or because of hormonal changes. Swelling in ankles, feet, and legs can be caused by different reasons that affect the production of too much fluid in the soft tissues coming from the small […]
Kidney stones can happen to anyone. Many of the causes are unknown, but if you feel that you have a kidney stone, contact your health care provider immediately. If you experience problems during urination, are peeing irregularly, and have severe lower back pain, you may have a kidney stone. A recent statistic given by the […]
About 23.6 million Americans suffer from both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and this number is constantly growing. These sad statistics are provided by the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The ADA also reports that: About 57 million Americans have pre-diabetic symptoms; 1 in 4 Americans whose age is over 60 has diabetes; High blood […]
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is one of the most common neurological and behavioral disorders today that may cause difficulties with concentration, excessive energy, and impulsive actions. This disorder is referred to as ADHD and sometimes is also called as ADD since “H” – hyperactivity – is not always present as a major sign of the […]
If you have swollen ankles and feet, it can be a sign of some serious health problems like kidney disorders, heart issues or edema in legs. That is why you may consider consulting a health care specialist who can help define the causes of swollen feet. Only a doctor can advise the most appropriate swollen […]
Heartburn is a common condition that many people suffer from. Whether it is spurred on by a spicy meal or a drink with friends, heartburn is more than uncomfortable. The release of stomach acid into the esophagus on a regular basis can cause issues in your body. Heartburn is also called “acid reflux” or gastroesophageal […]
I’ve often laughed at how expensive it can be to be organic, health conscious, and to fight this good fight against pesticides, GMOs, and big box brands. However, in my journey from poor, small-town college kid to big city career woman it’s been hard not to see how the health-forward trend attracts a specific demographic. […]
Is Popcorn Healthy: Possible Benefits and Dietary Tips For most Americans, popcorn is associated with snacks. Amazingly, but...