Honey is valued all over the world. There is a reason why the after-wedding bliss was called “honey moon,” and why we call those dear to us “honey.” Fructose and glucose, components of honey, are simple carbohydrates and therefore, are easy to digest. Honey is also rich in vitamins В 2, РР, С, […]
Cholesterol at… High cholesterol level is on the top of the list among the risk factors causing fatal diseases linked to atherosclerosis. It outruns any other risk factor, including high blood pressure, smoking, obesity and diabetes. On the other hand, cholesterol is a required component contained in most of the tissue. It is vital […]
Immortality is the ability to live forever. It is unknown whether human physical immortality is an achievable condition. Biological forms have inherent limitations which may or may not be able to be overcome through medical interventions or engineering. Natural selection has developed potential biological immortality in at least one species, the… jellyfish Turritopsis […]
Recently scientists released a diet that can boost libido and more increase your sex drive. Our physical shape, emotional state, hormones and immune system are greatly dependent on the food we consume. Once again, researchers have confirmed the link between the food we eat and our physical and emotional health. They even came […]
Sugar intake has increased by 40 lbs a year across the United States ! Is it a coincidence that the obesity rate has increased by 20 percent? Are they linked ? More than likely ! Now, we’re all prone to candy, lollies, sweets and that weekly sugar hit – sometimes it just taste soooooo good doesn’t it?
A new study confirms that smoking raises a person’s risks of the major forms of esophageal and stomach cancer. One moment… while drinking has more narrow effects. In a study that followed more than 120,000 Dutch adults for 16 years, researchers found that smoking increased the risk of the two main forms of […]
High cholesterol level is on the top of the list among the risk factors causing fatal diseases linked to atherosclerosis. It out runs any other risk factor, including high blood pressure, smoking, obesity and diabetes. On the other hand, cholesterol is a required component contained in most of the tissue. It is vital for human […]
Promising technological advances are able to reproduce the functioning of the human heart. Cardiac surgery often requires that the heart stop beating for the surgeon to handle it safely. For this purpose, the bypass was developed, a huge machine with rollers that need at least two people to handle it during surgery to […]
Sugar, as well as salt, is called the, white death, as it is believed to be the cause of various health issues. On the other hand, sugar is a carbohydrate that provides human bodies with energy. Let’s find out if sugar is good for the human body or if it should be eliminated […]
Socioeconomic status seems to make no difference in mental decline among rich and poor people after the age of 70, according to a new study. The study challenges previous claims that economic status and background have an impact on cognitive functioning among the elderly.
Track Your Blood Glucose Levels … Seems simple, but many patients become complacent and decide they … “do not need to test their blood sugars anymore” since “they are always the same.”
Menopause and problems for women. Women have high rates of depression compared to men, and various hypotheses have been put forth to account for this difference. Hormonal changes throughout the life course have been posited as one explanation.