Hemorrhoids :Blood In Stool From Rectal Bleeding

Rectal bleeding is one of the most petrifying symptoms to have, capable of causing unannounced visit to the doctors. Although it’s possible to endure other symptoms like rectal pain, burning and swelling, itching uncontrollably. As far as rectal bleeding is concerned, you would need to get your doctor to check it out before it’s even

Foot Blisters: Time to See a Podiatrist?

Almost everyone will have some sort of foot pain at one point or another. Some people simply complain about the pain yet do very little about it. On the other hand, some people suffering from foot pain, such as pain caused by blisters on feet, soak their feet in hot water for some relief. Unfortunately,

Can Proper Attic Ventilation or an Attic Fan Reduce Energy Costs in Homes?

If you’ve ever needed to get into the attic space of your home during the middle of a hot summer day in Atlanta, you know that it’s a dangerous place up there! Attic temperatures can easily reach 135 degrees or more, and having that heat trapped inside the attic is like putting a heating blanket

Isolation in MRSA

Isolation in MRSA is extremely crucial if you want this dreadful disease not to be passed on to those who’re in surrounding, especially in close contact with the patient. Let us first understand what MRSA is, and in what ways it affects us normal human beings. MRSA Abbreviation: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus What is MRSA Staph? It

Strep Throat Treatment to Cure the Damn Disease

It is not easy to treat strep throat so never take this problem lightly. The disease starts with common cold and ends in the swollen lymph nodes and inflamed throat and tonsils. So be ware of this problematic disease. Strep throat is caused by bacteria, commonly called as streptococcus. This is a contagious disease and

I Tried it Thursday: Zumba (And a Really Great Deodorant)

Have you ever tried Zumba? What’s your favorite kind of workout? Tonight will be my 4th zumba session (twice a week session). I am 68 years old, over-weight, and rhythmically challenged, but I love my zumba class. I keep in constant motion even though I am usually way behind the beat. I don’t worry about

Is weight loss all about self-control?

Very little has to do with self control. It’s about people not having enough time and money to exercise and eat right. The worst foods for you are the easiest, cheapest and fastest to make. Maintaining your weight isn’t hard if you have enough money and time to buy healthy foods and prepare them. Most

Is this the end of bathrooms on airplanes?

Would you protest an airline that took away toilets from airplanes to make room for more seats? Or do you think air travelers should just suck it up and fly on their planes anyway? I fly for both my job and for personal reasons, and this is the most horrible idea I’ve ever heard. I

Is your diet ruining your relationship?

Today’s post is about a new research study that’s right up my alley! My first book (with my co-author Denise Maher), Your Diet is Driving Me Crazy: When Food Conflicts Get in the Way of Your Love Life was all about how food impacts your relationship, and how your relationship impacts food. The book was

Understanding The Importance of Prostate Health

Throughout history, men have tried to overcome adversity with the strength of his body, his heart, his character and spirit. In this time of great scientific advances there are still situations in which men must use that strength to protect our own health. It needs another kind of strength: the courage to learn, to go