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Debunking Common Cancer Myths

by 2016-11-24
when it comes to scary diseases, there are few more frightening than cancer which can strike at any time and will have touched almost all of our lives in one way or another. while a healthy fear is probably no bad thing if it means we treat the condition with a bit more respect though, this often gets out of hand as is evidenced by the many cancer myths you hear and that are circulating the net. such rumours can be dangerous if they affect the way you seek treatment, and can interfere with y......

8 Things That Age Your Skin

by 2016-11-23
everyone wants to look youthful and to hang on to their looks (everyone over 18 that is) and there are few sights more distressing than a new wrinkle or line to show the passage of time. if like many people you've started to avoid the mirror for fear of what new blemish you're going to find, then you'll no doubt be on the lookout for ways to help rejuvenate it and give it back its old buoyancy. probably you've tried some of the many different skincare products and various different regimes a......

Is Carrying a Bag Bad for Your Back?

by 2016-11-23
a bad back is one of the most common health complaints that many of us experience these days. this will affect the lower spine in many cases (especially when you're sleeping/when you first wake up) but it can also result in pain in the upper back, the shoulders and elsewhere.   there are many different causes for this back pain. one of the main contributors is the way you sit at work, but there are also many other small factors that all add up to potential issues; any of which might ......

The Top Health Benefits of Walking

by 2016-11-23
sometimes the best ways to improve your health and fitness are not the most intense or the most tiring workouts. often in fact, these intensive forms of training can go overboard and end up causing damage if you're someone with health problems or facing advanced years. then there's the fact that intensive exercise requires a lot of time and energy which we don't always have available to us. sometimes 'little and often' is better and certainly less taxing.   walking. this is perhaps t......

8 SHOCKING WAYS PEOPLE FOUND OUT THEY HAD CANCER

by 2016-11-12
1        the funny man who was diagnosed with a brain tumor after           losing the ability to tell a joke   a groom-to-be known for his one-liners was horrified to be diagnosed with a brain tumor — after losing the ability to crack a joke. andrew llewellyn, 34, was known for being the center of a conversation with his amusing stories and wisecracks. when he could no longer remember his favor......

7 CRAZY THINGS THAT HAPPENED AFTER SURGERY

by 2016-11-11
1     the liver transplant that changed the patient's blood        type 15 year-old demi-lee brennan didn't just get a new lease on life thanks to her liver transplant, she also received a new blood type. yes, you read that right, her new liver changed her blood type from o- negative to o-positive. while this sounds like a scary side effect, it's actually quite lucky. it means brennan won't have to take anti-rejection drugs ......

10 INDIVIDUALS TRAPPED INSIDE THEIR OWN BODIES

by 2016-11-10
locked-in syndrome is a horrifying condition where people who are fully conscious appear comatose or unable to control their muscles, except for their eyes. this can happen for a number of reasons, including a stroke or as a result of als. here are the incredible stories of people caught in this terrible predicament.   1     martin pistorius forced to watch barney    martin pistorius was an ordinary 12-year-old south african boy when he mysterio......

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