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Keeping your mind and body in check - popular topics in health and medicine to maintain a long and healthy life.

  • Black Cat
    Published about 9 hours ago
    COVID-19, Low death rate explanation!

    COVID-19, Low death rate explanation!

    Thousands of people are dying everyday due to the coronavirus. World is in a total lockdown and many states are going through a very difficult situation. The USA has lately beaten China and Italy topping the list as the state with the highest number of confirmed cases. The situation in Europe is even worse led by Italy with 86500 infected and 9134 deaths as of 28.03.2020 , the highest death rate in the world. Sapin is also in a difficult situation holding the fourth place, followed by Germany which occupies the 5th place. Unlike others, the low death rate in Germany has caught the attention of many, raising the question “Why ?”. Why does Germany have the smallest number of victims ?
  • Paige
    Published 2 days ago
    I’m 20 years old and I had a stroke...

    I’m 20 years old and I had a stroke...

    If you couldn’t tell by the title, I suffered from a stroke. It took myself and everyone I know completely by surprise, I had no pre-existing health conditions (at least none we knew of), I had no vices (except for junk food every now and then); however, 20 years of not so good eating wouldn't have caused that much damage.
  • Alana Martinusen
    Published 3 days ago
    Dear Healthcare Providers

    Dear Healthcare Providers

    Dear Dr. K., Dr. M., Dr. P.,
  • Frank Racioppi
    Published 4 days ago
    Parkinson's Disease(PD) may originate in the Gut, New Study Shows

    Parkinson's Disease(PD) may originate in the Gut, New Study Shows

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder, impairing the motor functions of millions of elderly people worldwide.
  • Brigid Wallace
    Published 4 days ago
    Fighting The Internal Fight

    Fighting The Internal Fight

    "We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us."
  • Conny Manero
    Published 5 days ago
    I Survived Breast Cancer

    I Survived Breast Cancer

    In books and movies, we frequently read or hear of women who died of breast cancer. This is a rather negative picture as breast cancer doesn't have to be fatal, plenty of women survive this condition. I did.
  • Amelia Grant
    Published 5 days ago
    7 Destructive Ways Smoking Affects Your Teeth

    7 Destructive Ways Smoking Affects Your Teeth

    It’s true that proper dental health is maintained by flossing, a healthy diet, brushing, and visiting your dentist regularly. However, these things can’t fight the harmful effects of smoking. The only thing that can save your teeth is quitting smoking.
  • Femicure Healthcare
    Published 5 days ago
    7 Most Common Dental Problems and How To Prevent Them

    7 Most Common Dental Problems and How To Prevent Them

    The tooth cavity is the most common issue in dental problems. Other than this, people spend lots of money on their bleeding gums treatment, tooth decay treatment, etc. After studying the work and interviews of top dentists in India, we have compiled a list of seven most common oral problems and how one can prevent the problem and save money. Here is the list:
  • Frank Racioppi
    Published 6 days ago
    New Study on Hearing Loss and Ear Plugs

    New Study on Hearing Loss and Ear Plugs

    A new study confirms that earplugs can shield you from the temporary hearing loss that can happen after a high-decibel music concert. While getting millennials to wear earplugs at concerts may be a long shot, one expert said the threat to their hearing is real.
  • Dave Smith
    Published 6 days ago
    A simple coronavirus test can detect antibodies in 15 minutes

    A simple coronavirus test can detect antibodies in 15 minutes

    A UK based laboratory has developed a rapid coronavirus testing kit that uses a finger-prick blood sample, and gives out a result in just 15 minutes.
  • Daniel Goldman
    Published 7 days ago
    The Potential Success and Failures of Social Distancing

    The Potential Success and Failures of Social Distancing

    Social distancing is the process of decreasing the amount of time that people have in contact with one another, with the hope that it will reduce the spread of communicable disease. Unfortunately, while it’s understandable that the public health system wants to limit the rate of spread of the SARS-CoV-2, the social impact is almost certainly going to be profound, and it may even end up being worse than the disease itself.
  • John
    Published 7 days ago
    COVID-19