Vitamin D Levels May Impact Irritable Bowel Syndrome
The direct cause of Irritable Bowel Syndrome is unknown, and while there is no absolute cure, the syndrome is manageable through life and dietary changes.
Coffee Shows Signs Of Improving Athletic Ability
A new study by the University of Georgia has shown that one of the most popular beverages in North America, coffee, has the potential to boost the athletic abilities of those who indulge during sporting activities.
Late Nights Make For Dangerous Drives
A recent study performed by the Women’s Hospital of Boston has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. India Times explains: “Night shift workers may be at an increased risk for drowsy driving crashes because of disruption to their sleep-wake cycles and insufficient sleep, a new study has warned.”
Limes: The Healthy Fruit You Never Knew You Needed
With the rise of the superfood movement, it’s never surprising to see a new food ingredient on the rise, and this seems to be the year that the lime takes the spotlight.
Mediterranean Meals May Reduce Speed of Brain Aging
Eating foods and meals based on a Mediterranean diet has recently become popular, but studies show that this eating style could also be saving your life and reducing your brain age.
New Vaccine Offers Hope For High Cholesterol
Cholesterol levels have been an ongoing obsession for health conscious Americans, especially when it comes to low-density lipoprotein, or LPL Cholesterol, which is recognized as the bad type.
Recognizing Heart Attack Risks Is Crucial
The realization that heart attacks can be stopped before they happen has become more apparent in recent years, with blood pressure and cholesterol becoming a regular check for many.
Research Proves Skin On Skin Contact With Newborns Helps New Mothers Emotionally
In the past babies and mothers could be separated after birth so that the child could be cleaned up before being held. Recently, however, this practice is changing, and it is becoming more important for mothers to hold their children directly after birth.
Studies Show That Antidepressants May Help Stroke Patients
Antidepressants have been known to vastly improve depressive states and assist in coping with many disorders and mental illnesses, but recent studies have shown that they may have an alternative use as well.
Chronic Gamers May Soon Be Classified In Unique Mental Disorder
Video games have been a popular pass time since their inception in the early 1950’s, but they have taken a drastic spike in popularity within the last two decades.
Research Shows That Therapy Pets Help The Emotional Healing Process
Pets have long been used for their skills in a variety of fields, including police work, rescue pets, and of course service dogs which help those individuals with disabilities to live their lives safely.
Babies Should Be Exposed To More Harmless Bacteria
This may sound like a backwards notion as so many parents are fighting to keep their children away from germs and bacteria, but new studies support the idea that children should encounter harmless bacteria in order to build their immune system.
Conference Scheduled to Debate Ethical Issues of Telemedicine
For those who have not fully come to understand the extent that telemedicine has reached in today’s modern world of medicine, they could be in for quite a surprise.
How Telemedicine Can Improve Quality of Life for All Patients
We’ve all seen the changes in medicine over the course of our lives. If we were lucky enough to have lived during the turn of the century we witnessed the man with the little black bag fade off into the sunset with the days of the wild west.
Reasons Federal Regulation of Telemedicine is Needed
There is no question that telemedicine has been able to save lives in many ways. It’s been used in remote areas where medical staff has been scarce to help people ward of illnesses, it has proved to be both a money and time saver for many in need of medical treatment all over the world.
Avocado May Help Decrease Risk Of High Cholesterol
The creamy, meaty, fruit, well known for its savory flavor may be better for you than you think.
Study Proves Breastfeeding Improves Immune System
Breastfeeding always seems to be in the media for something, and while it isn’t always positive feedback that women are getting, nothing speaks louder than Mother Nature
Super Foods That Could Make Your Life Better
There has been a lot of buzz about super foods and how they can help your diet and change your life.
Telemedicine is Becoming the New Age of Meeting Healthcare Needs
There have been many changes in the health care industry in the last few years. With the passing of the Affordable Care Act, many people who were unable to obtain medical insurance now have protection.
The Benefits of Telemedicine For Those in Rural Communities
The new buzzword in medical treatments today is telemedicine. It has gradually become one of the most popular and practical uses of modern technology in the health industry today.