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Sinus infection remedy

Sinus infection remedy

Sinus Infection Remedy Sinus infection, also called acute sinusitis, causes inflammation and swelling around the cavities in your nasal passages. This hinders nasal drainage, causing mucus to build up. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 29.8 million adults were diagnosed with sinusitis in 2010. Antibiotics […]

by November 1, 2013
Apple cider vinegar acid reflux remedy

Apple cider vinegar acid reflux remedy

Acid Reflux Remedy Acid reflux, also called acid regurgitation, is a common condition in which the acid from the stomach flows back up the esophagus, causing a burning sensation in the chest (heartburn) or a bitter taste in the mouth. “These symptoms usually last a few hours after a meal […]

by October 30, 2013
New technique detects glaucoma early

New technique detects glaucoma early

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. “Glaucoma is not just one eye disease, but a group of eye conditions resulting in optic nerve damage, which may cause loss of vision,” states Mayo Clinic, “abnormally high pressure inside your eye (intraocular pressure) usually, but […]

by October 28, 2013
New study shows bee venom kills HIV

New study shows bee venom kills HIV

We owe so much to our bees. A recent study shows another reason to thank them. A team of researchers at Washington University in St. Louis discovered bee venom contains a toxin called “melittin” may help kill the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). It seems to work by puncturing the protective […]

by October 27, 2013
Is the flu shot more dangerous than the flu?

Is the flu shot more dangerous than the flu?

Flu shots have been hailed as a responsible and crucial way to protect yourself from the flu. This is an idea that has been well accepted by society today. But could the flu shot actually be harming you? Could it be more dangerous than the flu itself? Here are some […]

by October 26, 2013
What happens when you quit smoking?

What happens when you quit smoking?

We have all heard before how detrimental smoking is to our health. Years of research have shown that cigarettes are one of the most dangerous products that humans consume, if not the most dangerous. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that every year, an estimated 443,000 people die […]

by October 25, 2013
Sinus infection home remedies

Sinus infection home remedies

Sinus Infection Home Remedies Sinus infection, also called acute sinusitis, causes inflammation and swelling around the cavities in your nasal passages. This hinders nasal drainage, causing mucus to build up. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 29.8 million adults were diagnosed with sinusitis in 2010. […]

by October 24, 2013
The dangers of high fructose corn syrup

The dangers of high fructose corn syrup

There have been many ads and debates in the media about high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). While the food industry claims that corn syrup does not cause harm, the statistics tell another story. The average American has increased their HFCS consumption from zero to about 60 pounds per person per […]

by October 23, 2013