Public Health Common disease back to basic

We normally associate illness with winter, mainly because it’s the time of year we tend to get colds and flu. However, there is no shortage of ailments and conditions that make life unpleasant and spoil our fun during the summer months. The following are examples of health issues associated with summer:      1. Food poisoning According…… Continue reading Public Health Common disease back to basic

Cancer Update from Johns Hopkins

Scientists discovered that the occurrence of cancer originated from the proto-oncogene (C-onc), a gene found in the bodies of everyone. This c-onc is primarily responsible for the differentiation and reproduction of cells. Without it, a person will not grow. In normal circumstances, cells will split and reproduce in an orderly manner. However, with the intrusion…… Continue reading Cancer Update from Johns Hopkins

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in kids. But just because you’ve graduated from stickers and backpacks to spreadsheets and briefcases doesn’t mean the disorder can’t affect you.  In fact, a 2012 Australian study found that 6 percent of middle-aged guys report symptoms that could spell…… Continue reading Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Healthy Snacks for People with Diabetes & OTHER HEALTH ISSUES

Thanks to  the editors in  www.reinventingaging.org  Whole Grain Toast with Peanut Rich in healthy monounsaturated fats and protein, this combination makes a nutritious addition to meals and snacks for people with diabetes. Peanut butter’s low carbohydrate content keeps blood sugar under control, while its healthy fats satisfy the appetite for several hours. Choose a brand…… Continue reading Healthy Snacks for People with Diabetes & OTHER HEALTH ISSUES