A new report has suggested that doctors have been wasting two-thirds of their time doing paperwork. What could have been the underlying reasons behind this situation?
The new dietary guidelines for Americans was received with lukewarm reactions from the health experts in Detroit.
A draft guidelines released by U.S. Preventive Services Task Force strongly recommends cholesterol-lowering statin drugs to adults aged 40-75 with 10% heart risk in the next 10 years to prevent heart attacks and other cardiovascular diseases.
The grocery store is a tricky place and we are bound to make mistakes there. However, with the help of some tips, you can make some smart decisions.
Sitting is being deemed as the new smoking. However, that office chair or the couch is not to be blamed for. The real culprit is the lazy habit of parking yourself in a spot that is silently ringing the death knell for you.
Change in weather may increase the risk of catching cold and flu. According to experts, a diet rich in variety of produce like lean proteins, whole grains and low-fat dairy products along with adequate sleep ensures well-functioning immune system, promoting faster recovery.
The most common sleep-related issue that people face today includes sleep disorder, distributed sleep pattern and insomnia. You can blame it on a hurried lifestyle or on exhausting work patterns.
When a snake unexpectedly crosses our path, our body automatically responds. We spring backwards and out heart starts pounding. This is fear response.
To keep cholesterol under control, medications are often used but experts suggest lifestyle changes can also help keep cholesterol under control.
What you eat, not only affects your health and skin but also your hair. A nutritional deficiency can wreak havoc on the tresses. Therefore it's important to follow a healthy, balanced diet that would strengthen your hair follicles and scalp.
We all get anxious from time to time, be it work or home. Situations and circumstances often bring anxiety that refuses to subside. However, the important thing is to not let it overpower the life. Here are some simple ways to deal with anxiety:
Experts have raised concerns over the accepted wisdom that aggressive treatment with high drug dosages and long durations is always the best way to stem the emergence and spread of resistant pathogens.
According to a survey, one in 10 three-year-olds has tooth decay. Here are few things to reduce the risks:
When Pluto was stripped of its status as a planet, ruckus was raised and hate mails were sent across to the related authorities. Now it seems that astronomers are giving the decision a second thought.
If various reports are to be believed, Americans are going to spend about $550 million on self-help books and more than $1 billion on motivational speakers. Evidently this means that everyone is on a quest for happiness.