Category: Diseases and Illnesses

Not feeling well? Think that you “likely have cancer or something”? Most likely this is just your imagination, but it never hurts to find out for sure whether your illness has something to do with a disease, or whether it’s completely harmless.

This section is meant to provide information on how to fight your illness and what to expect of it, or to simply put your mind at ease.

 

Whole grain products lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases

Whole grain products lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases

Modern pace of life and the unbalanced diet lead to an increase in cardiovascular diseases. Recent studies have revealed that these diseases can be prevented by whole grain products enriched diet. The researchers found that overweight people under 50 years can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases if they replace refined grain products with

Tips for those who are insecure about their sweating

Tips for those who are insecure about their sweating

Increased sweating can be curbed by a combination of diet, avoiding sweat stimulating factors and taking long-term treatments. So what to do to take control over your sweat? Here are some great tips! Avoid spicy foods and alcohol. Spicy foods may seem unrelated to sweating, but this is not true, as it only sharpens the

Pineapple juice can treat cough!

Pineapple juice can treat cough!

Ever tried to treat cough drinking pineapple juice? In addition to vitamin C, it contains bromelain, an enzyme that has anti-inflammatory properties. In addition, researches show that freshly squeezed pineapple juice can reduce the amount of mucus five times faster than various cough syrups. Pineapple juice is suitable even for prolonged annoying cough, except when

The researchers claim to find tea that prevents cancer

The researchers claim to find tea that prevents cancer

American scientists from Ohio State have been studying the effects of chamomile tea for a long time and they have discovered that it contains apigenin, a substance that can weaken cancerous cells. Cancerous cells are viable for a much longer time than regular one and it is easier for them to reproduce. Apigenin is able

How to cope with acidity in the stomach?

How to cope with acidity in the stomach?

Increased gastric acidity is a relatively common complaint. However, many people tend not to pay too much attention to it, however, if you do not treat it, it may become more serious diseases. Increased acidity can be caused by rapid pace of everyday life, lifestyle, inappropriate diet, etc. Heartburn can be your constant company if

Products that are known to reduce pain

Products that are known to reduce pain

Countless people worldwide suffer from various chronic diseases. The pain usually relieved using medications, but pills are not always the best choice. Did you know that it is possible to reduce or avoid pain just by adjusting your diet? Here are some products that are known for helping to relieve pain. Cherries. It helps with

What you should know about micosis?

What you should know about micosis?

Fungus is slowly but surely progressing disease. So how to recognize this enemy and defeat it? Fungal infections are a widespread problem. The most common areas for fungi to develop are foot skin and nails. “Greenhouse effect” in the shoes provide ideal conditions for fungi to multiply and develop, but it is not the only

Gastrointestinal disorders: myths and truth

Gastrointestinal disorders: myths and truth

Digestive disorders are really common nowadays. Here are a few myths that you should know about. Myth 1: stomach is always the one to blame for digestive disorders. Digestive system is complex. It consists of the digestive tract (mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, intestine, anus) and digestive glands (salivary glands, gastric glands, liver, pancreas, small intestine

5 myths about contact lenses

5 myths about contact lenses

According to ophthalmologists, many people who are considering to get contact lenses have a variety of questions or share information, which is often wrong. Therefore, we provide expert tips to deny myths about eye care and contact lenses. 1. Contact lenses are uncomfortable. Specialists note that many are hesitant to wear lenses, believing that they

4 reasons of developing hypertension

4 reasons of developing hypertension

More and more people are forced to use medications for high blood pressure just as they enter fourth decade. There are even more of those who are unaware that they have health problems. We are daily confronted with factors that increase the possibility of high blood pressure occurrence. Here are just a few “popular” ones.