8 Signs Your Lungs Might Be Failing

8 Signs Your Lungs Might Be Failing When your lungs struggle, you struggle. It’s normal to think that lung disease would mess with your breathing patterns, but some of the symptoms aren’t that obvious. Your body can send out an SOS in many different ways. Recognizing these signals can help you treat your flagging lungs … Continue reading “8 Signs Your Lungs Might Be Failing”


6 Unexpected Health Conditions You Can Inherit

6 Unexpected Health Conditions You Can Inherit You have your dad’s hazel eyes, your mom’s propensity to tear up at dog food commercials, and your grandma’s wit—the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, as they say. While most of us can all pinpoint physical features, personality traits, and health history to one family member … Continue reading “6 Unexpected Health Conditions You Can Inherit”


6 Creepy Things You Never Knew About Your Nightmares

6 Creepy Things You Never Knew About Your Nightmares You wake in the night, rattled, heart pounding, with a vivid memory of a scary dream. Everyone has nightmares once in a while (if you have them frequently, it could be a sleep disorder), but adults tend to have them less than children. What causes them? … Continue reading “6 Creepy Things You Never Knew About Your Nightmares”


5 Surprising Health And Beauty Benefits Of Turmeric

5 Surprising Health And Beauty Benefits Of Turmeric Turmeric powder PHOTOSTOCK ISRAEL/GETTY IMAGES Turmeric is having a major moment. Thanks to its potent anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, the golden yellow powder—which has been used in Ayurvedic treatments for centuries—has entered the mainstream. Here are 5 reasons why you should stock up on the spice. Turmeric … Continue reading “5 Surprising Health And Beauty Benefits Of Turmeric”


Top 10 Deadliest Types Of Cancer

Top 10 Deadliest Types Of Cancer First the good news: Rates of death due to cancer are falling nationwide, according to the American Cancer Society’s 2016 figures. After peaking back in 1991, when 215 out of every 100,000 Americans died from cancer, that number has since fallen 23%. Among all four of the most common … Continue reading “Top 10 Deadliest Types Of Cancer”


5 Cravings That Are A Sign You Have A Health Problem

5 Cravings That Are A Sign You Have A Health Problem We’ve all been there: that moment when you just need to have a burger (or a milkshake or a bag of potato chips), and nothing else on Earth will do. But why exactly do we have food cravings? And what do they mean? It’s … Continue reading “5 Cravings That Are A Sign You Have A Health Problem”


5 Skin Cancer Warning Signs That Are Easy To Overlook

5 Skin Cancer Warning Signs That Are Easy To Overlook Consider this: The American Skin Cancer Society estimates that 1 in 5 people will have skin cancer in their lifetime; in the US alone, over 5.4 million cases of non-melanoma skin cancer are treated annually. For anyone who spends some time sweating in the sun, … Continue reading “5 Skin Cancer Warning Signs That Are Easy To Overlook”


12 Things You Should Never Ever Do In Your Kitchen

12 Things You Should Never Ever Do In Your Kitchen For many folks, the kitchen is the most homey and comfortable room in the house. It’s where families come together to create and enjoy meals. However, the kitchen can become a pretty dangerous place if you’re not careful. There are also many ways to mess … Continue reading “12 Things You Should Never Ever Do In Your Kitchen”


8 Surprising Signs Of Lung Cancer You Should Know

8 Surprising Signs Of Lung Cancer You Should Know Chest pain is the most obvious sign of lung cancer, but there are plenty of other signals you should know about—even if you’ve never smoked. Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of both men and women in the U.S., and up to 20% of people … Continue reading “8 Surprising Signs Of Lung Cancer You Should Know”


6 Most Common Causes Of Yeast Infections!

6 Most Common Causes Of Yeast Infections! The itching; the burning; the clumpy, white, cottage cheese–looking gunk in your underwear. Yeast infections are never fun, but they may be more than just a fluke—especially if it seems like you’re getting them often. The good news is that if you can identify what’s raising your risk, … Continue reading “6 Most Common Causes Of Yeast Infections!”