Among many so-called “lifestyle diseases”, gout can be one of the most unpleasant yet common that most will get to experience. Thankfully, it’s possible to reduce the risks of suffering through a gout attack through wiser dietary choices alone. In this article, we’ll be discussing the types of food that you can avoid, lessen, and increase to revamp your diet and help you prevent gout.
While many may see health insurance as another unnecessary expense, the reality is that it can provide you with protection in more than one way. Here are only a few of the reasons why health insurance is so important.
Whether you’re a doctor, nurse, student, or a manager looking to secure the best tools in the business for your department, take a look at our guide on the different types of stethoscope available and how you can choose the right one for your position. Use the discount code MEDShop-10 when purchasing for an extra 10% off your total order!
Did you know that between 75 and 90 percent of all doctor’s office visits are for stress-related ailments and complaints? For this reason, it is important to understand the many different ways in which stress impacts our health and wellbeing. This infographic guide shows how stress affects the body and also offers some practical pointers on stress management.
A medical business cannot execute its daily operations without having financial stability in place. There are multiple management tasks in health care that demand different expertise. This expertise is defined in the form of different practices explained in the post which the healthcare sector needs to adopt for achieving financial stability.
Even though the effects that harmful UV-rays of the sun have on our skin are well known, a lot of people do not know how harmful they can be for our eyes too. Extended exposure to UV-rays can cause eye damage and diseases like cataracts, macular degeneration, and others. The damage our eyes suffer from UV rays is cumulative which means the more time we spend in the sun, the more damage our eyes go through. This is why it is extremely important for kids to protect their eyes too as protecting our eyes should start as soon as possible » » » [Read more]
Myth: Eating yellow-colored food can increase the chances of jaundice. Fact: This is not true. Food like turmeric is loaded with anti-inflammatory properties and also help in detoxifying the liver. Antioxidants in lemon juice help in flushing the free radicals from the liver and help it to recover following the infection. Myth: Eating bland food and boiled vegetables are the right kind of food for viral hepatitis. Fact: Nutrition is very important for the improvement of liver function. Limiting oneself to only bland and boiled food can easily lead to protein-calorie malnutrition during the prolonged illness. Myth: Hepatitis B can » » » [Read more]
June is National Kidney Month. Sharing with you AVEGA’s June 2019 Medical Bulletin. Stay well, readers!
Liposuction treatment is one of the most famous fat removal treatments today. But in spite of all that, liposuction treatment will always have its pros and cons.
If you grew up here in the Philippines, you might have heard of these myths our elders have probably practiced through the years.