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Pulse Pressure vs. Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a good indicator of heart disease and stroke risk, but researchers are now exploring the value of taking pulse pressure to diagnose these condition Your doctor checks your blood pressure at just about every visit, but why? High blood pressure, or hypertension, increases your chance of heart disease and stroke — and often there are no ...

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How to give your dog an insulin shot

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Eat These Foods for Healthy Eyes

Source:lifescript.com/ Sure, eating carrots is good for your eyes, but they’re far from the only food that helps protect your vision. Read on to learn about 8 nutrients that are important for maintaining your sight, and the foods that contain them… We’ve all heard that eating right can help protect your vision. But which foods are best? When it comes to food and ...

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You May Choose To Eat Watermelon For Good Reasons

A scientific study in Texas shows that watermelon can have the same affect on humans, that Viagra does. Certain ingredients in watermelon, like lycopene and citrulline, relax the blood vessels like Viagra does. Here’s another reason to enjoy cold, delicious watermelon this summer. Scientists at Texas A&M University, say watermelon has the same effect on the human body, that Viagra ...

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7 Myths About HPV (It’s the most common sexually transmitted infection )

Source: everydayhealth.com It’s the most common sexually transmitted infection in America. But how much do you really know about it? The human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the country, affecting about 79 million Americans. This week, New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced on Twitter that she was diagnosed with “high-risk HPV.” Despite its ...

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Photos: Poor Chinese man roasts himself to cure leukaemia

A helpless ‪Chinese‬ man has become an online hit after his extreme way of curing disease was exposed on Friday. By lying on a self-made “grill”, he wishes to burn his ‪cancer‬ away.25-year-old Jia Binhui, from China’s remote Yunlong county, Yunnan Province, was diagnosed with ‪#‎leukaemia‬ in 2013.In a bid to search for medical treatments, he has spent all his ...

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5 Physical Signs You May Be Depressed

By Therese Borchard/www.everydayhealth. Published Mar 27, 2015 Do these questions sound familiar? Are you tired or fatigued? Do you have trouble falling asleep? Do you have little interest in doing things you once enjoyed? Do you feel sad, depressed, or hopeless? They are typical questions asked by a doctor (psychiatrist, general practitioner, gynecologist) or provided in a questionnaire to screen for ...

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Sex in water — is it safe?

Having sex in water sounds so sensual, doesn’t it? When you’re swimming in a pool or lake, you’re practically naked already, so why not slip off your bathing suit and get it on? But, wait: is it safe to have sex in water? Not exactly. Lake, river, ocean, and pond water all contain bacteria. Having sex can introduce that bacteria ...

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