Compound in bananas shown to fight hepatitis C and influenza

Compound in bananas shown to fight hepatitis C and influenza In a series of lab experiments, researchers with the University of Michigan found that a compound extracted from bananas could successfully fight HIV, the virus causing AIDS, as well as other pathogens such as the hepatitis C and the influenza virus. In a study published … Continue reading “Compound in bananas shown to fight hepatitis C and influenza”

Top 10 Infectious Diseases That Have Killed Millions of People

Top 10 Infectious Diseases That Have Killed Millions of People The discovery of the antibiotics by the middle of the 20th century seemed to have doomed the human pathogens. They proved effective against many bacteria and fungi causing hospital infections, like meningitis, pneumonia and scarlet fever, which before were deadly. But antibiotics cannot attack viruses, … Continue reading “Top 10 Infectious Diseases That Have Killed Millions of People”

8 Signs Of A Concussion You Need To Know

8 Signs Of A Concussion You Need To Know Concussions are nothing to mess around with. By definition, they’re a type of traumatic brain injury. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notes that when the brain bounces around in your skull after a hit on the head, it can damage brain cells and … Continue reading “8 Signs Of A Concussion You Need To Know”

6 Natural remedies for sciatica!

6 Natural remedies for sciatica! A sharp pain shoots down the back of your leg from your butt to your foot. Chances are good you’re dealing with sciatica—an irritation of the nerve that runs from your pelvis down the backs of your legs.Fortunately, the pain tends to go away on its own within a few … Continue reading “6 Natural remedies for sciatica!”

5 Signs Of Crohn’s Disease You Should Know!

5 Signs Of Crohn’s Disease You Should Know! While chronic diarrhea and other unbearable GI symptoms may be telltale signs of Crohn’s disease, other common symptoms aren’t quite so obvious. Maybe that’s because this debilitating inflammatory disease of the GI tract can also wreak havoc on other systems in the body.”Crohn’s can involve the entire … Continue reading “5 Signs Of Crohn’s Disease You Should Know!”

6 Signs You Might Have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome—And What To Do About It!

6 Signs You Might Have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome—And What To Do About It! We love our hormones. We need our hormones. But sometimes, when they stop behaving, our hormones cause trouble. These problems range from embarrassing, like hair growth on your chin and sideburns, to serious, like an increased risk for heart disease and type … Continue reading “6 Signs You Might Have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome—And What To Do About It!”

Alarming signs you’re eating too much sugar

Alarming signs you’re eating too much sugar If you know the basics about nutrition you probably know that there are two kinds of sugars, artificial and natural and as much as we try to cut back on their intake, there’s no way around them. All of today’s processed food contains hidden sugars and you need … Continue reading “Alarming signs you’re eating too much sugar”

Your Face Is Covered With Signs, Here’s How To Tell What’s Wrong With Your Kidneys, Hormones And Liver

Your Face Is Covered With Signs, Here’s How To Tell What’s Wrong With Your Kidneys, Hormones And Liver The skin is the largest body organ and according to experts it can reveal a lot about your health, you just need to know how to interpret the signals it sends. For example, if you’re healthy you … Continue reading “Your Face Is Covered With Signs, Here’s How To Tell What’s Wrong With Your Kidneys, Hormones And Liver”

5 Bad Habits That Make Thyroid Problems Worse

5 Bad Habits That Make Thyroid Problems Worse The thyroid gland, or simply the thyroid, is an endocrine gland in the neck, and consists of two lobes connected by an isthmus. It is found at the front of the neck, below the Adam’s apple. The thyroid gland secretes thyroid hormones, which primarily influence the metabolic … Continue reading “5 Bad Habits That Make Thyroid Problems Worse”

6 Clear Warning Signs Your Liver Is Full Of Toxins And Making You Fat

6 Clear Warning Signs Your Liver Is Full Of Toxins And Making You Fat The liver is a critical organ. It transforms toxins into waste that your body can safely expel via urine or poop. It’s a tough job, especially considering just how prevalent toxins are in our modern environment. With time and a lack … Continue reading “6 Clear Warning Signs Your Liver Is Full Of Toxins And Making You Fat”