Diabetes
CONFIRMED! 5 Sets of Diagnostic Tests for Various Diseases

September 18, 2015

Many diseases need to be properly diagnosed in order to truly ascertain whether or not the patients are positive. For example, frequent urinating, increased hunger, and increased thirst are symptoms usually associated with diabetes. But before you start wolfing down any medicine for diabetes, you need to take a few tests first.

Cold
Dripping Like Mad! 6 Common Reasons Why You’re Having a Runny Nose

September 16, 2015

Runny nose or Rhinorrhea is a condition where excess amounts of mucus fill your nasal cavity. Normally, your body produces one to two quarts of mucus to moisten your nose, throat, airways, stomach, and intestinal tract as well as trap any foreign invaders that may cause you sickness. Mucus from your nose usually mingles with your saliva, which would then easily go down your throat as you swallow intermittently. However, people with runny noses produce more mucus than they can handle, and they can’t simply get rid of it through the usual means!

Cough
More Common Than You Think! 4 Health Conditions We Face Today

September 14, 2015

We’ve come a long way in our quest to battle deadly diseases. Various public and private health advocates all over the world tirelessly work to raise our awareness on illnesses like HIV and cancer, as well as to alert us of any potential epidemics. Yet despite these efforts, a lot of health issues still remains to plague mankind. Even with various medical advancements, including improvement of production and distribution of medicines for coughs and colds, antibiotics, and painkillers, these diseases continue to persist, wreaking havoc wherever and whenever they strike. Let’s take a look at four of them:

Cold
7 Boredom Killers to Do When You’re a Little Sick and It’s Rainy

September 10, 2015

Rainy days usually means staying at home. While it’s not so bad, it might not be fun if you’re feeling under the weather yourself. Sure you can take lots of medicines for coughs and colds to make it go away, but you’ll still have to deal with boredom. So if you’re currently recuperating at home and it’s raining outside, then you might as well do the activities listed below to kill some idle time.

Cough
A Toxic Habit: 6 Health Problems Brought About by Smoking Tobacco

September 8, 2015

Campaigns against the use of tobacco have been rampant ever since people found out about the excruciatingly painful consequences it could give smokers and non-smokers alike. Despite this, production and consumption has continued, and along with it comes the countless patients paying the price.