RSSArchive for December, 2009

Laughter Therapy And Laugh Clubs

Laughter Therapy And Laugh Clubs

Did you know that laughter is a kind of yoga that the doctrine of yoga[yoga practice] actually prescribes specific ways in which to laugh, which are thought to be good for you? Since the news on TV and among the pages of your newspaper may be far from cheery, you may not find much to […]

Different Methods Of Treatment For Bone Cancer

Different Methods Of Treatment For Bone Cancer

Bone cancer is by and far one of the rarest forms of cancer which affects people every year. In fact, there are less than 3,000 reported cases of this type of cancer each year. Still, for those people who are unlucky enough to be inflicted with this disease, they will no doubt be interested in […]

Computer Use: Problems You Should Be Watching Out For

Computer Use: Problems You Should Be Watching Out For

A computer is well nigh indispensible for most of us, it is difficult to imagine working without its aid, and we use computers not only for work but also for play so it is prolonged time spent at the computer you’re talking about. And prolonged computer use brings with it, long periods of intense concentration, […]

Getting The Facts Straight About Testicular Cancer

Getting The Facts Straight About Testicular Cancer

Nearly half of all men in the world will at some point in their life develop some form of cancer. Out of this staggering number an estimated one quarter will die from the cancer they are diagnosed with. This is why it is very important for men everywhere to talk to their physicians the moment […]

Stress Medication And Their Side Effects

Stress Medication And Their Side Effects

Stress is a part of life, sometimes an unavoidable part of life, with some individuals reacting more negatively to stress factors than others. Depending on the kind of stress one has and its severity, physicians may prescribe different kinds of medications for alleviating the negative effects of stress including sedatives, antidepressants and/or beta-blockers. Before resorting […]

Being Aware Of Skin Cancer Risks

Being Aware Of Skin Cancer Risks

Everyone has the potential to get skin cancer due to the amount of time that they spend in the sun, soaking up UV rays. However, different people are much more susceptible to gaining damage from UV rays over other people based on the way that their bodies work. Learning if you are one of those […]

Seasonal Affective Disorder

What Exactly is Seasonal Affective Disorder And Is it Really Recognized as a Disorder in The Medical Community?

Seasonal affective disorder is described as a regular relationship between major depressive episodes and a particular season of the year.

Why Stress Is So Important To Control?

Why Stress Is So Important To Control?

Stress is a double edged sword, whereas the optimum amount of stress can actually bring out the best in a person, spurring them on to their best productivity levels and helping them achieve targets and goals, excessive stress can be very detrimental and can lead to a host of medical problems both mental and physical. […]

Prostate Cancer Is A Great Risk

Prostate Cancer Is A Great Risk

One of the leading types of cancer is prostate cancer, ranking only slightly behind lung cancer in number of overall deaths. Both are very deadly types of cancer and catching the disease as early as possible will give you the best chances of survival. Prostate cancer can be much harder to find, however, as the […]

Knowing The Gene Baggage We Carry Can Prevent The Disease

Knowing The Gene Baggage We Carry Can Prevent The Disease

There is no doubt; the modern researches in the fields of medicine and genetics confirmed that genes behind the family resemblance, character predisposition, and body and bone structure also carry the family illnesses. So if some condition or disease “runs in the family”, there is no running from it. You are next. Well, this is […]