Monday, December 10, 2018

Health

The vitamins in the creams – a real benefit or illusion

Vitamins take part in all important renovating processes of the skin. Therefore, their scarcity is detrimental not only in its appearance but also its health. The grayish tan, scaling, lack of tone, inflammation and premature aging are just some of those consequences. Therefore when buying cosmetics, not rarely we reach out for a jar...

5 natural products for white teeth

Do not think that only in our time we want to posses white teeth, but before we continue any further let us make a very important clarification. Every person’s teeth have a different color… You have gone to the dentist and you know that when they make you a filling or artificial tooth, there...

Cervical cancer is preventable, yet it is the 2nd most common cancer among women in Nigeria. CancerAware Nigeria, a cancer intervention non-profit organisation has been running an intensive campaign to educate Nigerians about cervical cancer, its risk factors, screening options, e.t.c. They have put together a Cervical Cancer Factsheet to address some of the common questions. What is...

The skin needs water

Cosmetic companies today offer a myriad of products which claim to moisturize the skin, so you have no excuse to let your skin dry out. Moreover, you should be extra attentive to its thirst because dry skin is quicker to age. At what age should you start hydrating your skin? There is no defined age for...

HEALTH REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD DITCH YOUR SKINNY JEANS

  Carrie Madormo, RN, MPH Most of us either love or hate skinny jeans. I'm a big leggings and skinny jeans person, so I can't get enough of them. That is why I was so shocked to read a medical study detailing the dangers of skinny jeans! Health reason why you should ditch your skinny jeans. From...

9 Harmful Effects Of Waiting Too Long To pee To Your Body

  As newborns, infants and toddlers, we eventually start to learn how to control our bladders. Our brain only knows that when we have to go, it's time to go, and for many of us, we'll need to go around 6 or 7 times a day. 9 Harmful effects of waiting too long to pee...

7 Things That Happens To You When You Are Low On Vitamin D.

  Becki Ledford, M.A., cPT @becki_writes As we're (thankfully) nearing the end of winter, many people are expressing their gratitude at the impending return of more sunlight and vitamin D. If you're like me and live in the higher latitudes far from the equator, you've probably been told more than once that it's difficult to get...

How to tell the difference between a headache and a migraine

There are really, really bad headaches and then there are migraines. As a lifelong migraine sufferer, I know a migraine is in my future because my body gives me advance warning in the form of a dull headache the day before and bouts of blurred vision, which are known as "aura." According to Dr. Vernon...

Your Hair Tie Can Cause Infection, see how

Hair tie can cause infection. For decades now, we've been wearing hair ties on our wrists. Not only is this the most convenient method, but it's also the only way we can keep ourselves from losing them — otherwise, the darn things just disappear. But one Kentucky woman's harrowing tale may cause you to reconsider...

Bra mistakes we probably are making everyday

On a scale of one to 10, how much do you hate your bra? If you're like most women, you're probably thinking at least an 11 — am I right? It doesn't have to be that way, ladies! Correct these bra mistakes you're probably making, and you won't live for the moment you get...

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