Importance of Checking for Prostate Cancer

Importance of Checking for Prostate Cancer

Apr 14

When it comes to cancer of any kind, early detection is the best prevention. While a healthy diet and regular exercise will increase your overall health and lower your chances of getting prostate cancer, due to genetics and a handful of other factors, sometimes your body produces cancers with very little warning or reason. Prostate cancer is the sixth leading cause of death from cancer among men...

Medical Devices that Didn’t Help

Medical Devices that Didn’t Help

Feb 19

The practice of medicine has made leaps and bounds over the last 100 years and especially in the last half of the century. There are many types of solutions to medical problems these days and sometimes they include implants, prosthetics, or varying types of pharmaceuticals. Though the FDA has certain regulations and requirements sometimes these medical devices are still not thoroughly tested...

Are You a Baby Boomer? Three Things You Can do to Improve Your Health

Are You a Baby Boomer? Three Things You Can do to Improve Your Health

Nov 12

 It’s been estimated that there were about 77.8 million Americans born during the post-World War II baby boom. That’s been a significant part of our population, one that has a big influence on our culture. The baby boom was also decades ago, and whether we want to admit it or not, the baby boomers are approaching old age. The youngest boomers are in their 50s, and those who were born...

5 Ways to Help Yourself Have a Healthy Bladder

5 Ways to Help Yourself Have a Healthy Bladder

Oct 22

Maintain a Healthy Weight Many individuals suffering from an overactive bladder also suffer from being overweight. Studies indicate that people having a body mass index of 30 or more often also experience bladder problems. In most instances, reversing bladder problems merely requires losing weight. The more weight lost the less stress the bladder undergoes. While engaging in a weight loss...

10 facts about e-cigarettes

10 facts about e-cigarettes

Oct 21

Electronic cigarettes, e-cigarettes or e-cigs are electronic smoking devices that mimic cigarettes. They consist of batteries and filters that allow the user to inhale whatever flavor and level of nicotine that they choose. Instead of smoke, the devices deliver a vapor into the users’ lungs. 1. Electronic cigarettes are safer than traditional cigarettes. They mix water with artificial...

Benefits to Exercising at Home

Benefits to Exercising at Home

Aug 05

The benefits of exercise are numerous; the primary question is whether to exercise at home or to pay the monthly fees to join a recreation center or gym.  While a gym will offer an organized class, more social opportunities, and even the benefits of a trained instructor, if you have the room at home you might find that exercising at home is a much better option. When creating the ultimate...

Finding Happiness And Stamina Again!

Finding Happiness And Stamina Again!

Jun 01

When it comes to energy levels there are many products out there that can help to improve your health and some that do not. As the body ages one of the things that you will see occur is a decrease in testosterone levels. This will occur for men and women. It is important that you look into some methods to help increase testosterone to prevent issues like hair loss along with a decrease in...

Slow and Steady

Slow and Steady

Mar 07

As you get older, it becomes harder and harder to stay active if you do not have the habit of it. Some people are able to do it, but that is because they have developed that habit and worked on it since they were twenty. If you think about physical exercise as being restricted to the gym or running, then there is no way that you will ever be able to create a regimen. Physical exercise can be...