Health Tips to Prevent Cancer

If you know of anyone who has dealt with cancer, you are probably well aware of how debilitating it can be.  Chemotherapy and the consequences of introducing that poison into your body, surgery and the recovery time associated with it, as well as the emotional distress it can cause on both you and your loved ones are all tragic periphery results of the disease itself.  So, start taking some steps today to reduce your risks and live a better quality of life: Quit Smoking – Smoking has bee...

Tips for Regulating Diabetes

Insulin is far from the only way to regulate diabetes.  There are various steps you can take that do not require medication, which may help your diabetes.  Keep in mind that only your healthcare professional should make decisions regarding any adjustments to your medications. However, by following some of these simple tips, you may be able to get your medication reduced or even come off of it altogether.   Stay Well Hydrated – In order to flush high blood sugar levels out of t...

The Benefits of Exercise

  Improving Your Overall Health – Regular exercise is one of the best things that you can do for your body.  Not only can it increase your longevity, but it can additionally increase your quality of life as well.  Below is a list of just some of the many benefits that exercise can provide your body:   Regulate Your Weight – Weight gain occurs when you are consuming more calories than you are burning every day.  While diets can help reduce some weight, there is only...

The Future of Stem Cell Treatments

Stem cell treatment is not a new concept anymore. People all over the globe are becoming more aware of this miraculous treatment. Every year, several parents are investing in stem cell banking given the enormous benefits it offers. It is a big boon to medical science since it provides a new ray of hope for treating so many diseases that were once considered life-threatening or incurable. Stem cells are human embryonic cells or red blood cells that are being increasingly used to treat a wi...

Advantages of Medically Supervised Weight Loss

Obesity is a disease one cannot take lightly. There is a very thin line between being overweight and being obese. People who are obese are more prone to getting diabetes and coronary heart disease, among other health complications. An obese person must make all efforts to lose excess weight and maintain a healthy and fit body. If you’re looking for an easy way to lose weight and are considering some complicated diet suggested by a friend, don’t get overly excited. Many “fad” diets hav...

Stem Cells for Arthritis

What is Arthritis? More commonly found in people over 60, Arthritis is a condition that affects the joints of the body. Most often a person experiences stiffness, swelling and pain in the joints. Arthritis is one of approximately 100 different types of arthritis, with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis being the most common ones. It is characterized by inflammation in the joints, frequent aches and pains, tenderness, difficulty while walking and standing, weight loss and decreased fle...