Hyperhidrosis is a condition that causes a person to sweat excessively. It is estimated that 2 to 3 percent of the American population has this condition. The soles, palms and underarms are the areas where people often sweat profusely. Underarm sweating typically begins during...
One in six people develops food poisoning each year. Food poisoning cases spike during the summer months. Fortunately, there are steps that you can take in order to prevent food poisoning. Defrost Properly Many people defrost meat by putting it on the counter...
When you think about injury and death that is caused by the weather, you most likely think about weather events that are violent and that make headlines. What you may not realize is that extreme heat waves actually cause more injuries and deaths each...
Skin cancer affects millions of people every year, and sunscreen is the best way to protect your skin from UVA and UVB light that may cause skin cancer. Here are some tips for using sunscreen to provide the utmost protection to your skin.
Americans are plagued with unhealthy lifestyles. Bad eating habits, lack of exercise, and jobs that require long hours behind a desk are all disastrous for healthy living. As if these things weren’t enough, there are hidden pitfalls like sodium and chemicals that fill the...
February is the month when everyone begins to focus on the health of the heart, arteries and blood vessels. Not only can you wear a red shirt or jewelry during this month to bring attention to heart health, but also, you can learn more...
Perhaps one of the most – if not the most – popular New Year’s resolutions is losing weight, and 2018 appears to be no different, if the myriad of home shopping programs pushing the requisite number of treadmills and elliptical machines is any indication....
In 2012, Former President Obama designed December to be National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. Impaired driving is a serious problem. It is estimated that 30 million people in America drive under the influence each year. Ten million people drive while they are under the...