What do you know about caffeine? Other then the fact that many of us rely on it every morning for a quick perk-me-up, there is little else that is widely known about America’s legal drug of choice. Here are some interesting facts lying within your morning cup of joe.
The causes of prostate cancer are hard to pinpoint but certain factors do increase your risk. Age, family medical history, and race are the leading factors. Other factors include weight and region. American males are most likely to become diagnosed than males in any other country. The statistics are staggering; One in six men will […]
Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder that affects about 18 million Americans. It has been linked to higher risk of heart disease, depression, high blood pressure and sleep deprivation. The two new studies now link sleep apnea to the higher risk of dying from cancer.
Pregnancy is one of the greatest experiences that a woman can have. However, the period needs extra care regarding nutritious diet for the mother-to-be. It is important for the woman as well as the growing baby. With this post, we have come up with some foods that could help women experience their motherhood in its […]
The 20th century was a time that brought great change in the world. Things were nothing then like what we take for granted today. During the American civil war more soldiers died from infection than died from bullets. Merely a small cut could cause an infection that would kill you.
Ever wondered what really happens to your body when you stop exercising? Here is a simple outline of how your body can alter each week or month that you stop exercising..
This infographic explains the important details you should know about Lasik surgery. It includes the different types of Lasik surgeries, qualifications of a good candidate, and the actual step-by-step procedure.
According to recent data, 1 in 5 people in America suffer from asthma or allergy symptoms. This means millions of Americans depend on fresh, clean air to enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle. We’ve compiled recent statistics on allergies and asthma in the U.S. to show you just how many people are affected, how much it […]
Weight loss is never easy be that achieved with diet and exercise or with the help of a weight loss surgery. There are more then 10 types of weight loss surgeries available today, but not everyone qualifies for the procedure. The Surgical Specialists of Louisiana have decided to come to the aid of people looking […]