Monthly Archives: August 2017
James Gallagher Via BBC
Being severely obese can knock up to eight years off your life and cause decades of ill health, a report says.
The analysis showed being obese at a young age was more damaging to health and life expectancy.
The team, at McGill University in Canada, said heart problems and type 2 diabetes were major sources of disability and death.
Experts said people were frequently “ignorant” of the consequences of obesity.
The health problems caused by obesity are well known.
By PC. Luis Quiroz Ravines
Hair loss and baldness, are problems that afflict humanity since time immemorial and a permanent solution is persistently sought and it seems that this has come.
English scientists have for the first time, “clone” i.e. to replicate hair cells containing the genetic pattern or “instruction book” for growth again.
This discovery could revolutionize treatments for hair loss and baldness, every time that the new treatment can be more effective and cheaper than hitherto known treatments.
Baldness , how the new treatment works ?
With this discovery, baldness could be just a bad memory. … Read the rest
By PC. Luis Quiroz Ravines
A common question among women is How to Have Shiny Hair..? and the question is also common among men. The following article will reveal a number of options to make you look healthy, silky and shiny hair. Market offers many products for you to achieve this goal, but is essential to take … Read the rest
By PC- Luis Quiroz Ravines
We all know that about 100 daily hair loss is normal and in the normal development process the hair falls and regrowth in alternate cycles. But when hair loss is sustained and abundant is a cause for concern and alarm. This health condition inherent in the passage of time and other factors … Read the rest
When doctors chat with patients eye to eye, it’s not just about creating rapport. Certain facial traits may reveal vital clues to underlying health conditions. We asked doctors around the country to share what they look for while examining patients. The most important tip we took away: You should worry most about a change in appearance. If symptoms are new, tell your physician.
Dry, flaky skin or lips
This is a common warning sign of dehydration. It may also indicate a more serious problem that affects sweat gland function, such as hypothyroidism (marked by insufficient levels of thyroid … Read the rest
Iinterval-style workouts — brief bouts of very hard exercise broken up by periods of recovery — have been shown to improve the health and fitness of people who exert themselves for only a few minutes a week. Such efficiency is alluring, and has helped this kind of conditioning attract widespread media attention in recent years (including in this column). But high-intensity interval training programs aren’t for everyone. As researchers from Australia and England point out in the December issue of Frontiers in Psychology,“a largely sedentary population” is unlikely to “feel physically capable and sufficiently motivated … Read the rest
Could orange juice boost memory? Older people who drank a pint a day saw ‘impressive’ improvements in brain function
Via dailymail.co.uk/health- BEN SPENCER
- Drinking 500ml of juice (nearly a pint) a day improved brain performance
- Memory, reaction time and speech improved by 8% in 2 months
- Researchers say they do not recommend drinking a pint of juice a day
- But constituentsof orange juice could provide brain-boosting nutrients
Drinking orange juice every day could help improve the brain power of elderly people, researchers claim.
And it takes less than two months to show marked improvements in memory, speech and reaction times, according to a study.
Scientists think the results are down to chemicals called flavonoids – a natural substance … Read the rest
By PC. Luis Quiroz Ravines
Beautiful hair ? Which person, man or woman does not want to look healthy and beautiful hair and for achieving it resorted to different options presented to us by the market: women especially subjected to your hair dyes, creams, colorants, hot appliances and various chemical products with the eagerness of achieve a better appearance.
However these products, over time may end up damaging your beautiful hair.
Women don't understand that hair once damaged cannot auto heal and restore itself, except when grow new hair, said Dr. Zoe D. Draelos, Professor at the … Read the rest
Taking antidepressant drugs can help seriously overweight people to lose weight, research suggests.
Obese patients who took a medication called bupropion hydrochloride – a form of which Zyban, is used to help people give up smoking – lost significant amounts of weight over a 24-week period.
However, the medication was also combined with a strict diet and exercise.
Follow-up research showed that the patients who continued taking the medication for another 24 weeks kept the weight off.
A total of 227 patients completed the initial 24 weeks of the course, and 192 completed the full 48 weeks.
More … Read the rest
new report highlights a novel way for doctors to replace thinning hairlines: transplanting leg hair.
The report, a study of two cases published in The Archives of Dermatology, describes a new procedure in which receding hairlines were restored by taking hair follicles from patients’ legs and grafting them to the head. Men’s leg hair had successfully been transplanted before to the back of the head, but these are believed to be the first documented cases of leg hair being used to restore the hairline. Read full article…
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