Posts Tagged“health”

It’s surprising how pet owners now prefer CBD oil over man-man pharmaceuticals when treating certain conditions in their dogs. Perhaps, it’s because of its effectiveness in treating conditions like anxiety, chronic pains, arthritis, and dogs’ seizures.  However, anxiety is one of the common conditions of CBD oil treats in dogs. Trust me; anxiety is not a condition any dog should suffer. Irrespective of what is causing the anxiety, it could potentially affect the quality of your dog’s life. And if nothing is done about it, your dog that was once lively and happy will suddenly become forlorn.  But anecdotal evidence…

Travelling has been made a great deal easier in the world of today thanks to planes. Before this, who would’ve thought it would be possible to go from one side of the world to the other in a matter of hours. Not surprisingly, many of us have been bitten by the travelling bug and dream of seeing as much of the world as possible – a dream that can sometimes turn into a nightmare when it comes to jet lag. Scientifically known as desynchronosis, flight fatigue, and circadian rhythm disorder, it happens when due to changing several time zones our…

Can counselling help with my depression? This is the question that floats in people’s minds when depression comes crawling. It is not enough to know that a counsellor can help with your depression. Knowing how counselling services  help combat depression is one big step towards a depression-free life. Below is a counselling guide for people who are suffering from depression.  Who is a Counsellor? A mental health counsellor is described as a specialist who has undergone training to hold individual and group therapy sessions. He or she is a counsellor with a Master’s degree in Psychology or Counselling and several…

Beauty enthusiasts have been taking advantage of collagen-infused products for years to help revitalize the look of their skin. What you may not know is that while collagen is a powerful topical treatment, it also has many benefits when taken internally. Collagen is a natural protein that is found abundantly in the body but tends to deplete in production with age. It acts as an essential component in maintaining the health of major connective tissues including tendons, ligaments, and muscles. As your body ages, and collagen levels are reduced tightening of these tissues can cause inflammation and mobility issues. Adding…

One of the biggest concerns with nuisance wildlife is their ability to cause health issues for homeowners and their families. There are thousands of diseases in the world, and many of them are carried by nuisance wildlife that can easily transmit to humans. If you have ever wondered how animals spread diseases, continue reading.  What Diseases Can They Carry? It might be obvious, but the diseases you could possibly encounter will depend on what nuisance animal you have an encounter with. Raccoons, opossums, skunks, and coyotes, are all very well known for carrying rabies. In addition, they carry many other…

In a recent video posted on YouTube, Dr. Andrew Kramer, urologist and penile implant specialist, shared a step-by-step account of the penile implant surgery he was performing on a patient dealing with Peyronie’s disease. For men, having this disease causes undue stress and anxiety. It also diminishes a patient’s self-confidence. For these reasons and more, most men dealing with the disease seek consultation from a licensed urologist. What exactly is Peyronie’s disease? Here are a few things every patient should know, shares Dr. Andrew Kramer: 1. Penile curvature is the most common symptom In general, penile curvature isn’t a cause…

Tiffany Ash believes that despite the challenging situation brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, it was incredible when musicians started conducting virtual concerts on online platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. There were cancellations of entire concert seasons, postponements of international tours, and temporary closures of concert halls, all of which forced musicians out of their jobs indefinitely. Theaters and performance halls are empty as patrons and theatergoers take shelter in their homes. But despite this situation, performing art companies and musicians pivoted into digital platforms to maintain their patrons and sponsors and allow talented artists to explore new avenues of…

Hernia is a medical condition where your internal organs like the intestine, tissues, fat, and fluids, etc, push through the weak spot of the abdominal wall. Hernias won’t go away by themselves, and you would require surgical intervention to treat a hernia. However, undergoing hernia repair surgery depends on whether you are showing the hernia symptoms and whether they affect your daily activities and work. If you have small hernias that don’t show any symptoms or the symptoms that don’t bother you in your everyday actions and work, then you and your doctor may continue ‘watchful waiting’ [wait for the…

Using Steam Mop to Kill Germs Let’s recap what you’ve learned about germs during your elementary days. In science, you were taught that germs are tiny organisms that are invisible to the eyes and can cause various health issues. Well, not all of them, but most germs are harmful to the body. With the current pandemic, you might be wondering if top-rated steam cleaners can be used for disinfection. Let’s get straight to the point. The answer is YES. But how? Let’s find out. What Are Germs Anyway? Germs are microscopic organisms that thrive mostly on dirty surfaces. They can…

Is your energy what it should and needs to be these days? If the answer is no, don’t you think now would be the time to start focusing on it? When your energy level is not what it should be at, it can have so many impacts on you. From your job to family and more, you need an ample amount of energy on a daily basis. With that in mind, how energetic are you feeling? Find Ways to Boost Your Energy When your energy level is not what it should be, keep searching for ways to boost it. Among…