Diet Recommendations For Those With Liver Disease

Dietary requirements for those with liver disease depend on the type of liver disease and how well the liver is working.  It is imperative that a doctor be consulted for the dietary recommendations and for the maintenance of a patient with liver disease. Usually, a person with severe liver disease would be given vitamin supplements,…

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Keep Salmonellosis At Bay With Hygienic Food Habits

Salmonellosis is a common type of food poisoning infection that children and adults experience. It is caused by the Salmonella bacteria which contaminates our food. An infected person shows signs of abdominal cramps, diarrhea, vomiting and fever 12 to 72 hours after ingestion of contaminated food or water. People who suffer from Salmonellosis usually recover…

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Fitness Gadgets for Fitness Buffs

Keeping the body in good condition through exercise and healthy eating habits is a lifestyle that has been adopted by a lot of people today. Just like everything else in this modern world, gadgets, gizmos and applications have been developed to help people achieve their fitness goals. Gadgets like Pedometers, heart rate monitors and lap…

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The SHINGLES: What you need to know about Herpes Zoster

Herpes Zoster or Shingles is a viral illness related to a childhood disease which is the chicken pox. Individuals who recovered from chicken pox may still have the virus dormant in their system. This same virus causes Herpes Zoster once it is triggered or reactivated in later life when the immune system is weakened or…

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These darned mice! – Health Risks from Rats and Mice

Pesky rats and mice are terrible nuisances in our homes. They wreck the garbage, gnaw on our furniture, bore holes into our house and worse bring illnesses to our family. Rodents can bring illnesses to our homes by simply being there. They can cause diseases by contaminating our food, drink and eating utensils with their…

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