causes of gout

Causes of Gout and effective Treatment

Gout is a type of arthritis that arises when there is too much uric acid in your body. But what causes this and how can Gout be treated? In the past, gout has been believed to be caused by eating too much red meat and seafood, and consuming too much alcohol. Thus, the treatment for…

Low estrogen Levels could lead to heart attack

Low Estrogen Levels can lead to Heart Attack

Low estrogen levels usually occur in women who are going through menopause but can also occur suddenly if a woman has a hysterectomy that includes the removal of the ovaries. Some of the symptoms of low estrogen levels include but are not limited to fatigue, hot flashes, cold chills, joint pain, headaches, depression, dry skin, back…

Stress symptoms

Stress symptoms: Effects on your body and behaviour

Stress symptoms may be affecting your health, even though you might not realize it. You may think illness is to blame for that nagging headache, your frequent insomnia or your decreased productivity at work. But stress may actually be the culprit. Common effects of stress Indeed, stress symptoms can affect your body, your thoughts and…

The Health Benefits of Increased Blood Flow

Good blood circulation through the body is vital to your health and overall body function. The heart is responsible for pumping blood through vessels in the circulatory system. Oxygen provides energy and vitality to the tissues by red blood cells. For adequate blood flow, all your vital organs must work in unison with the circulatory…

Stress Bomb

10 Weird Side Effects of Stress

A crazy work schedule, busy family life, and a rigorous fitness regimen can all add up to stress, even if the stressor is a positive one. “Stress is a physiological and emotional response to a threat,” says John McGrail, Ph.D., a Los Angeles-based clinical hypnotherapist and author of “The Synthesis Effect: Your Direct Path to…

7 Interesting Health Facts

The primary means by which we interact with the world around us is through our senses. Here are some interesting facts about these five sensory abilities. After eating too much, your hearing is less sharp. If you’re heading to a concert or a musical after a big meal you may be doing yourself a disservice. Try…