health

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

  • Brittany Bates
    Published about a year ago
    65 Roses

    65 Roses

    Today has been very humbling for me. The annual Strides for Cystic Fibrosis is coming up, and we've been in a rush to prepare. Every year we create a new team shirt for the walk to represent CF as well as my son and all of his supporters.
  • Janelle Ouellet
    Published about a year ago
    5 Things About Oral Hygiene Everyone Needs to Know

    5 Things About Oral Hygiene Everyone Needs to Know

    Life is hectic and we don't always have enough time to brush and floss twice a day every day. In this post I will explain why practicing good oral hygiene is not only great for a healthy smile, but how oral hygiene effects your health in general.
  • stephanie wolfe
    Published about a year ago
    It's Like a 'Grey's Anatomy' Episode! (Part 1)

    It's Like a 'Grey's Anatomy' Episode! (Part 1)

    Hello everyone! I have a certain disease that feels like makes me feel like I'm a movie or a tv show!
  • Titanium Jen
    Published about a year ago
    10 Things I Learnt From My Cancer Diagnosis
  • Katy Jones
    Published about a year ago
    My Battle...

    My Battle...

    Things I have learned over the worst year of my life…
  • Cat
    Published about a year ago
    Isn't CFS/ME Just an Excuse to Sleep All of the Time? No!

    Isn't CFS/ME Just an Excuse to Sleep All of the Time? No!

    Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.) is a long-term, chronic, regularly fluctuating neurological condition which causes numerous symptoms affecting every system in the body. M.E. is also commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), Post Viral Fatigue Syndrome (PVFS) and Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS). These are all the same illness. M.E. mainly, but not solely, affects the nervous and immune systems. M.E. currently affects an estimated 250,000 people in the UK, and around 17 million people worldwide.
  • The Research Rad
    Published about a year ago
    My Crohn's Story

    My Crohn's Story

    The normality of life I had grown accustomed to would eventually change when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. Up until I was 17, I'd say that I had a pretty normal life, where I just went with the flow of things. I was happy, healthy, and didn't have Crohn's!
  • Divine Dynasty
    Published about a year ago
    The Amazing, Healing Benefits of Manuka Honey

    The Amazing, Healing Benefits of Manuka Honey

    Today, there are over 250 types of honey available and Manuka honey has been generating the most buzz for its astonishing healing benefits that you might not necessarily find in other honey varieties.
  • Nina Simons
    Published about a year ago
    5 Things to Consider Before Ordering an Online DNA Test

    5 Things to Consider Before Ordering an Online DNA Test

    What can you find out by taking a DNA test?
  • Delilah Rivera
    Published about a year ago
    Tough Decisions I Had to Make Living with a Disease
  • roberto oliveira
    Published about a year ago
    The Benefits of Vitamin C

    The Benefits of Vitamin C

    Ascorbic acid, better known as Vitamin C, is a nutrient of great relevance to our body, so that if a person does not consume enough of this acid can end up acquiring a disease called scurvy, which was very common in the middle ages, caused by the lack of Vitamin C in the body. This vitamin is so important that it helps in the immunity and prevention of some diseases.
  • Nova May
    Published about a year ago
    Things to Eat When You Have No Gallbladder

    Things to Eat When You Have No Gallbladder

    Five months ago I underwent a surgery for the removal of my gallbladder. Not knowing what the major effects it can have on my body.