What is Good Health?

The word “health” came from the Old English word “hælth”, which means “wholeness”. If you are healthy, you are “whole” in every sense of the word. Good health is essential to living a longer and happier life. In this article, . . .  Read more >

How to Boost Your Immune System

How to Boost Your Immune System

Why is knowing how to boost your immune system important? A new disease, Coronavirus Disease 2019 or COVID-19 (caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 or SARS-CoV-2 virus strain) recently became the top headline on practically . . .  Read more >

What Are the Harmful Effects of Smoking?

Harmful Effects of Smoking

Tobacco smoke is harmful to your health. Cigarettes contain about 600 ingredients. When they burn, these ingredients generate over 7,000 chemicals. Many of these chemicals are poisonous and at least 69 are linked to cancer. The substances inhaled don’t . . .  Read more >

How to Have Good Posture

Many of us believe that having a good posture is only about standing up straight. But in reality, it’s more than that. Posture affects your long-term health as well as your body shape. In today’s world where we are hunching over our laptop computers . . .  Read more >

How to Take Care of Your Eyes

Eye health is important. Do not take your eyes for granted. We rely on our eyes to see everything around us. If you are experiencing vision problems, take note of the following tips. In this article, we will discuss how to take care of your eyes.

How to Take Care of Your Eyes

1. Eat Well

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What is the Importance of Hydration?

The body is made up of 60% water. You lose water whenever you sweat, go to the bathroom, even when you breathe. Moreover, you lose water faster when the weather is hot, if you have a fever, or when you’re physically active. If you do not replace . . .  Read more >

What Are the Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes?

According to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 1 in 7 (30 million. . .  Read more >

What Are the Signs of Depression?

Signs of Depression

Some people may think they are depressed when they are experiencing short-lived feelings of unhappiness. Perhaps they have had a bad week or experienced relationship issues that have made them feel in a lower mood than usual. While this may turn into . . .  Read more >

The Effects of Alcohol – How Alcohol Affects Your Body

Effects of Alcohol

The impact of alcohol starts from the moment you take the first sip. While that occasional glass of wine is not a cause for concern, drinking too much beer, rum, whiskey, gin, vodka or tequila can take its toll. Read on to know more about the effects . . .  Read more >

High Cholesterol – What to Eat to Avoid It

High Cholesterol - What Foods to Eat to Avoid It

Changing what foods you eat can help prevent high cholesterol levels and improve overall health. Eating foods that lower LDL (the harmful cholesterol carrying particle that contributes to atherosclerosis), is the best way to a low cholesterol diet. . . .  Read more >