Often described as an intense throbbing or pulsing in one specific area of the head, a migraine headache is a condition that can't--and shouldn't--be ignored. This severe headache can last for a few hours or up to several days. People who suf... Read more
Knowing what you are allergic to is the first step in avoiding uncomfortable allergic reactions. While you can learn a lot by trial and error, getting tested by your doctor or allergist will give you a definitive answer, allowing you to receive prope... Read more
Headaches can be frustrating, popping up when you're tense, stressed, dehydrated or otherwise unbalanced. It's easy to blame them on the obvious culprits: a late night, a skipped meal or an insane work schedule. But some of your healthiest ha... Read more
While scientists don’t completely understand why allergies develop, they do believe that a combination of things create the immune system confusion, from genetic predisposition to environmental factors.
There are two main categories of ris... Read more
Allergic reactions to everyday substance in the home can make life uncomfortable, no matter how much medication you take. Avoiding known allergens and making your home as allergen-free as possible can help minimize your symptoms and increase your qua... Read more
So, somebody at work or at the grocery store or just somebody (not a relative) you see every now and again thinks you're hot. You know this either because of the way they treat you or look at you or outright TOLD you that you're hot.
Suppose yo... Read more
Hey all, I am a serious runner and normally love training and fitness and workout 1-2 times a day, 6 days a week.
Today is the 1–year anniversary of my Dad's death and I've not been able to get myself to run or workout almost this whole week... Read more
This morning I had what I thought would be a nice healthy alternative to McDonald's Egg McMuffin...the Weight Watchers Smart Ones English Muffin with Turkey Bacon, egg whites and cheese. I cooked it EXACTLY according to directions, and it came out p... Read more
I currently have high cholesterol and have started a low carb diet. (Well, to be honest -- "lower" carb...) In addition, I have been given a diagnosis where the medication has interaction issues with tyramine.
I can't have soybeans or tofu. Does... Read more
Sometimes we fall off track & lose our direction. The most important thing is how we respond to it. Reaction is more important than any action. Our reaction is the most important step than the initial action. For example, we can make a simple mistake... Read more
In some individuals, foods, medications, latex or insect stings cause an immune response. More than 170 food or food additives have been found to cause allergic reactions. However, over ninety percent of those responses come from eight common food ty... Read more
Most people assume that individuals are overweight because they eat too much at every meal, or they are always making unhealthy choices. But as you probably know, that’s not always the case. New research is looking at how people react to food in di... Read more
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