Archive for Healthy Living

  • Dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome Dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Many people deal with Irritable Bowel Syndrome or IBS on a daily basis.  For those who have never heard of IBS, it is a condition that has different symptoms for different people, but generally is a cause of discomfort and even embarrassment for many people.  The symptoms can range from abdominal ...

  • Women And Facial Hair - A Problem They Do Not Want To Discuss Women And Facial Hair – A Problem They Do Not Want To Discuss

    Men are plagued with it for all of their adult lives and women never want to speak of it, ever! But the fact is we all have facial hair at some point in our lifetime. Women generally do not notice it much until they reach middle age. Some who have dark hair and (generally) a darker complexion, may h...

  • The Truth about Man Boobs The Truth about Man Boobs

    For many men this is an embarrassing and very personal subject.  Most men that suffer with this condition really do not like the term “man boobs”.  It is actually a medical condition called gynecomastia.  The term comes from the Greek gyne meaning “woman” and mastos menaing “breasts”....

  • Do Stretch Marks After Pregnancy Leave You Scarred For Life? Do Stretch Marks After Pregnancy Leave You Scarred For Life?

    Becoming pregnant is a beautiful time for any woman. Feeling that first kick creates a feeling of love like no other and holding that wee one forms a bond that will last a lifetime. But those enlarged breasts and expanded belly will also leave lasting signs of that blessed event in the form of stret...

  • Dealing with Frostbite and Hypothermia Dealing with Frostbite and Hypothermia

    Frostbite is a serious condition that, in extreme cases, can lead to loss of limb and even death.  Most people do not really understand frostbite, or the proper method of dealing with it.  It is wise to be aware of the fact that the human body is made up of primarily water.  This water is trapped...

  • How to remove water from the ear How to remove water from the ear

    people deal with this troublesome and irritating situation throughout the year.  You take a dip in the pool or get water in the ear when bathing and for some reason the water will not drain out of the ear.  While it might seem innocuous, the reality is that if the water stays in the middle ear, it...

  • Why Do Wrinkles Appear and How to Remain Wrinkle Free Why Do Wrinkles Appear and How to Remain Wrinkle Free

    It may seem hard to believe when we are young but many of the things we put ourselves through now will come back to haunt us later on. Facial wrinkles seem to be a “badge of maturity” for many but they can be somewhat avoided when we take care of our facial skin and overall personal health. Poor...

  • How to Deal With A Frozen Shoulder How to Deal With A Frozen Shoulder

    Many people suffer from a malady commonly known as frozen shoulder a.k.a. frozen shoulder syndrome (FSS).  The clinical name for frozen shoulder is adhesive capsulitis where the entire arm is ‘frozen’ in place and unable to be moved in a full range of motion.  For most people, it is only exper...