Acne causes and treatment

Acne: What Causes It and Treatments That Can Help

Acne is a skin condition, which happens when dead cells and oil plug the hair follicles. The acne can appear in various areas such as the face, chest, back, and shoulders. It is very common as it affects people of all ages. But the risk of adolescents having acne is...

Dysthymia also known as Persistent Depressive Disorder is when a person suffers from a mild case of depression.

How To Treat Dysthymia: The Weird Truth About Mild Depression

Dysthymia also known as Persistent Depressive Disorder is when a person suffers from a mild case of depression. Unlike Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Dysthymia occurs as a chronic form of depression. Episodes of dysthymia can last longer than weeks and sometimes into years. However, people also afflicted with Dysthymia can...

What is anxiety?

What is Anxiety: Types, Symptoms, Treatments

We’ve all had our dark moments. At some point in our life, we were able to experience a lack of coordination and focus, loss of interest, and even never-ending thoughts. During those bad days, we need to put extra effort to push ourselves to fight against anxiety. This is why...

Hangover is due to the adjustment your body has done when your blood alcohol levels dropped right after drinking.

Hangover Recovery

Going out to grab a couple of drinks with some good friends isn’t that bad. However, losing count of the shots you’re taking might not always be a good idea. Drinking too much could also give you a not-so-good feeling in the morning. Headache, dizziness, lightheadedness? Yup! That’s what hangover...

Essential Amino Acids can aid the prevention of muscle loss as it serves as the building block of all proteins.

How Essential Amino Acids Can Prevent Muscle Loss During Bed Rest

Essential amino acids are important to the body and they have a variety of uses. On a cellular level, they are often seen in DNA synthesis and how they craft and synthesize the proper DNA. Other times, they are also used in improving the function of other cells such as...

Appendicitis symptoms

Early Signs and Symptoms of Appendicitis

Appendicitis is a rare occurrence when one of the organ ruptures. This organ is known as the appendix. The appendix is an organ in the body that has been up for debate for a long time. Some people say its just an evolutionary artifact from the past. Others say that...

sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments

Sarcoidosis happens when multiple organs become inflamed all at the same time. These organs usually include lungs and lymph nodes in the chest. Sarcoidosis is known for forming a rare occurrence: immune cells clumping all together to form what is known as granulomas. These granulomas found in sarcoidosis are often...

Poison ivy is one of the many toxic plants that are wildly spread across the country.

Poison Ivy: How to Spot It and How to Treat It

Poison ivy is one of the most toxic plants seen in trails, roadsides, cleared land, and wild areas. It is very common in the U.S. A distinct characteristic of this plant is that it thrives in areas where many species cannot manage to survive. Poison ivy contains urushiol, an oily...

Enjoy these garlic health benefits

Garlic Health Benefits You Can Enjoy

Garlic contains a lot of amazing benefits. Over the years, garlic has proven its use not only in the kitchen but also in the field of medicine. If you have been using garlic as an ingredient to your dishes, then you must already know some of its benefits. We will...

Intermittent fasting is one of the most innovative and modern techniques that people who want to lose weight try

Intermittent Fasting and Amino Acids

A year ago, I weighed 10 kilos more than what my BMI should be. I was eager to lose weight. I could feel that it was getting harder for me to move, compared to when I was still physically fit. This got me to try various methods to live a...