Thursday, March 21, 2019
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Learn what it takes to have a healthy mind, body and spirit from health experts or join the discussion on creating and maintaining a healthy lifestyle in society.

A glass of water with a few lemon drops and a slab of ginger is great because the ginger actually activates blood circulation in your body and improves overall radiance but also helps improve the tone of your skin! Try drinking this everyday in the morning for a boost of...
The very first thing a patient needs to be certain of when considering plastic surgery is whether they not only want it but need it. Do they believe they can be happy if they continue to live with what they believe is a grievous physical flaw? Like all surgeries,...
Americans are slowly waking up to the sad fact that much of the food sold in the US is far inferior to the same foods sold in other nations. In fact, many of the foods you eat are BANNED in other countries. Here, I’ll review 10 American foods that are...
Reasons to drink lemon water People tend to reach for the warm beverages in the morning like tea and coffee, but try and start your day with some warm lemon water. The water does not have to be always warm, but it should be purified. Simply use a half fresh...
LEMON Dry lemon peels in the sun and grind when dry. Use this to brush your teeth clean. and cure bad breath. A mixture of salt, mustard oil and lemon juice can also be used to brush the teeth. It not only makes teeth stronger but relieves many dental diseases....
Revolution in any sector always needs a revolutionary action triggered with intent to change the structure of the status quo. The action should be driven by out of the box notions, ideas and proposals. ‘Duski’ is precisely a similar attempt to revolutionize and transfigure the field of health in Pakistan. As Mother Teresa...
Good health is of quite significance because it helps in accomplishing daily tasks. It equips us with power and vigor to deal with everyday challenges and tasks in an adequate way. Good health gives optimism which is necessary for leading a healthy life. Good Health has Impacts on Daily...
A team at the Institute of Cancer Research in London found women had larger waistlines if their bedroom was "light enough to see across" at night. However, they caution there is not enough evidence to advise people to buy thicker curtains or turn off lights. The study of 113,000 women was published...
Regular exercise and proper stretching along with taking long soaks in tub solve a lot of problems related to muscle ache for athletes. Stretching is an integral part of a perfect exercise routine. Stretching is a process of gradually applying gentle force to lengthen and lubricate the muscles and...
What does the future hold for the institution of marriage? I ask because we’re constantly hearing about the ‘deinstitutionalisation’ of marriage. Marriage no longer occupies the central, solid role it once did, divorce is on the rise and people are getting married later. All these seem to point to...
With forecasters predicting a warm July and summer holidays looming, many people will be swapping their chocolate bars for so-called healthy snacks. However, many of these diet favourites may be worse for your waistline than you think. Dietitians at Tesco have compiled a list of the top traps that catch out...
1.  They are high in vitamin B6.  Vitamin B6 helps reduce the chemical homocysteine in our bodies.  Homocysteine has been linked with degenerative diseases, including the prevention of heart attacks. 2. They are a good source of vitamin C.  While most people know that vitamin C is important to help...
Forgetfulness can be frustrating, indeed. But here is a handful of at-home ideas to help you keep your memory razor-sharp. Smell some rosemary. The essential oils of rosemary and basil have been shown to increase the brain’s production of beta waves. This increases awareness of your surroundings and clears confusion. Just sprinkle a...
We often feature GREEN TEA here in Al Rasub because we want to encourage our readers to make it a habit to drink grean tea because of its numerous health benefits such as: Green tea has tons of antioxidants. Antioxidants, which can help prevent cancer, are so important for our bodies,...
Can’t resist the candy bowl? There may be a way to control your sweet tooth without depriving yourself entirely: New research suggests that people eat less candy when it’s individually wrapped or served with tongs, according to a new series of studies appearing in the December issue of Appetite. In...
A Pakistani doctor won a $1 million grant Tuesday to fight early child mortality in a small fishing village in southern Pakistan in a contest financed by an American entrepreneur to find innovative ways to save lives, The Caplow Children's Prize said. A proposal by Anita Zaidi, who heads the...
Diet Coke and other zero calorie fizzy drinks can actually make you fat, a new study has shown. The University of Texas study showed that in over-65s, at least, drinking artificially sweetened fizzy drinks has a radical effect on the waistline – tripling gains around the waist across a ten-year...
(HealthDay News) — Night owls are more likely to gain weight than people who get good sleep because they tend to graze the kitchen for junk food in the wee hours of the morning, a new study suggests. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania found that people who were kept...
Ever wondered why some people are constantly cheery and others shadowed by gloom? Why some have trouble focusing, are good with people or have strong emotional reactions to seemingly minor occurrences? Pioneering neuroscientist and psychology professor Richard Davidson, Ph.D., says there’s a reason we are who we are. Our emotions...
A 61-year-old expat diagnosed with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has died in Qatar, theSupreme Council of Health has announced. The man is the third person in Qatar to have died from the virus, and the third expat to have contracted the illness. His passing comes less than a week after the SCH announced the man’s...
PARIS: Africa, India and other developing countries are awash in fake or sub-standard drugs for tuberculosis, fuelling the rise of treatment-resistant strains of TB, according to a survey published on Tuesday. Investigators in the United States asked local people in 19 cities in 17 countries to purchase isoniazid and rifampicin,...
By Rod Nickel WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Privately owned Canadian hamburger chain A&W will buy only beef from cattle raised without added growth hormones or steroids, a move that adds costs but taps into growing consumer interest in how food is prepared. Vancouver, British Columbia-based A&W Food Services of...
Health and care are two different things with different meaning.  When you put them together, they make a word with a complete meaning that can change the entire look of it. ‘Healthcare’ concerns with our health and how to improve it by providing proper treatment. Today people take a great...
IF YOU were thinking of catching 40 winks this afternoon, you might want to make a cuppa instead. While naps may jump-start tired brains, researchers found that dozing for more than 30 minutes can also increase the risk of developing type two diabetes. The study of 27,009 people aged 45 or...
The number of people with Ebola in west Africa has risen above 16,000, with the death toll from the outbreak reaching almost 7,000, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says. The number of deaths is more than 1,000 higher than the figure issued by the WHO just two days ago, but...

Acrophobia

Acrophobia is defined as a fear of heights. Unlike a specific phobia like aerophobia -- fear of flying -- and other specific phobias, acrophobia can cause a person to fear a variety of things related to being far from the ground. Depending on the phobia's severity, an acrophobic person...
Eighteen schools in Bangkok have been closed temporarily due to the outbreak of viral hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD), with more than 12,500 HFMD cases reported nationwide since the beginning of this year. Bangkok deputy governor Malinee Sukvejvorakij said on Tuesday the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration  has kept a close...
Eyelash enhancers are the latest beauty trend these days, and cosmetic companies everywhere are launching products that promise to give women longer, fuller, and darker lashes without the fuss of mascara or false lashes.  But, with all these options, it’s hard to know what really works and what doesn’t. Luckily,...
Gaming Addiction is a Manifestation of Adrenaline Addiction: Dr. Archibald Hart, a leading expert in adrenaline addiction, believes that the most dangerous drug today is excitement or the adrenaline that produces it. Dr. Hart, a self-professing former adrenaline addict himself, has an excellent book out entitled Thrilled to Death. He...
Bananas are loved by all, children and adults. In addition to being tasty, you also have different choices available for consuming them, for example in the form of fruit salad, mashed form, muffins, bread recipes and sliced form. You can also freeze the bananas; in fact frozen bananas can...
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