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EPA And Doctors Say Wildfire Smoke Can Cause These Health Risks

Wildfire smoke can have a short-term and long-term impact on your health.

These 7-Minute Workouts Will Help You Burn Fat and Get Fit, Fast

Take on these bodyweight training sessions when you're short on time but don't want to miss out on gains.

What Is Histrionic Personality Disorder?

Medically reviewed by Elle Markman, PsyD Histrionic personality disorder (HPD) is a mental health condition characterized by excessively dramatic and attention-seeking behaviors. People with HPD have an intense need for attention and often display inappropriately seductive or flirtatious behavior to obtain it. They often struggle to maintain close ...

Transform Your Body in Just One Month With These Simple Exercises

Transform Your Body in Just One Month with These Simple Exercises. #transformation #body #onemonth #simpleexercise #weightlossjourney Many of us seek out the technique to get in shape in a short period of time as possible. But the good news is that "yes", you can find changes in your body only after one month. Keeping yourself fit is not an easy task. However, it requires a lot of discipline, hard work, determination and honesty towards the goal. If you learned and follow all these things, you can easily cross the hurdle of your path and accomplished something that most people don’t have the willpower or determination to do. Let's Check out these simple exercises that work wonders on your body and tone your muscles pretty fast. To know more information, please watch our video till the end. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Disclaimer: This video “Transform Your Body in Just One Month with These Simple Exercises " is just for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your fitness professional with an question you may regarding on such condition. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Timestamps: Title Intro - 0:00 Video Intro - 00:05 Push Ups - 00:44 Squats - 01:16 Planks - 01:46 End Video - 02:09 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subscribe to Healthapta: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Our Social media: Facebook: Instagram: Thanks For Watching Subscribe to become a part of #HealthApta SUBSCRIBE for awesome videos every day!: Like, Comment, Share and Enjoy the videos.

Nutrient found in high-protein foods helps slow aging in animals — and maybe humans, too

Taurine, an ingredient present in protein-rich foods and often added to energy drinks, may slow down the aging process, new science suggests.

Emollients, Humectants And Occlusives – Oh My! Your Guide To The Moisturizer Types

Ever wandered through the skincare aisle, only to end up confused about the differences between various types of moisturizing agents? Yeah, us too.

A new brain bleed protocol could save your life someday

How smoke blanketing Northeast from Canadian wildfires can impact our mental health

Experts say wildfire smoke doesn't just have an impact on physical health but can also impact mental health, increasing rates of anxiety, depression and PTSD.

Any amount of alcohol could increase risk of over 60 diseases: study

Pick your poison. Any amount of alcohol could increase the risk of developing more than 60 diseases, according to new research published Thursday in the journal Nature Medicine. Oxford University researchers studied the effects of alcohol on men in China, finding that even occasional drinkers were at a higher risk for certain conditions, including more than 30 illnesses not previously linked to alcohol. “Alcohol consumption is adversely related...

The Best Sunscreen for Acne-Prone Skin, According to Dermatologists

This is a breakout-free zone, thank you very much.

Sewer Robots Helped a Taiwan City Kill Off Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes

The World Health Organization estimates that more than 40 percent of the world’s population reside in communities where dengue fever is endemic. About 400 million people are infected by the virus every year, and one-fourth of those cases evolve into dengue fever itself—resulting in fever, headache, rash, vomiting, and other symptoms. This leads to about 21,000 deaths—all of which ought to be preventable. Unfortunately, there is still no working...

Joe Wicks makes specialised workout video for people with Parkinson’s

Fitness coach Joe Wicks has teamed up with the NHS to create a dedicated workout video for people with Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s symptoms can cause involuntary shaking of parts of the body, slow movement and stiff or inflexible muscles. However, regular exercise has been shown to have a positive impact on such symptoms. Wicks has worked with...

Day 4 of Nutritionally Balanced Weight Loss Meal Plan For Men by Barbara Cronje

Healthy heart . Prevents t2 diabetes . Weight loss May prevent cardiovascular disease · May prevent t2 diabetes · May help with weight loss Can aid in the prevention of cardiovascular disease · Can aid in the prevention of type two diabetes · Can aid in weight loss People with kidney disease should avoid this diet. If you have any pre-existing heal...

How may co-infections with other tick-borne pathogens complicate Lyme disease? Find out what the experts say

Answered by Dr. Chandra Shekar Adelli MBBS, Gen Med · 6 years of experience · India Co infections occurs with Lyme disease because tick transmits different species of pathogens. A single tick atleast carries 45 different species. Presence of co infections can significantly causes diagnostic problems. Because Lyme treatment doesn't resolve the sympt...

22 meals perfect for following Mediterranean diet

Whether you’re looking for authentic dishes or entry-level Mediterranean-inspired recipes to help you adapt to this new lifestyle, here are 22 meals for folks who want to follow a Mediterranean diet.

Successful investor: HarbourVest Partners increased their weight in healthcare sector. Should you increase your exposure?

HarbourVest Partners is betting big on Healthcare sector and increasing its stake. At present, 38.04% of their portfolio is allocated to Healthcare. Last quarter this was 11.17%. Some of the big Healthcare names that they hold are, Sigilon Therapeutics Inc (SGTX), Omega Therapeutics Inc (OMGA).

New Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Ground Beef

The report follows 26 confirmed cases of Salmonella infection.

FDA advisors recommend AstraZeneca, Sanofi antibody to protect babies from RSV

If the Food and Drug Administration approves nirsevimab, it will be the first medical intervention available in the U.S. that can protect infants from RSV.

What does wildfire smoke do to your lungs? Here's what to know about health effects

Health experts are urging Americans in areas with air quality warnings to stay indoors and run an air filtration system that will reduce exposure.

Jamie Foxx rep: Claims about COVID vaccine causing stoke are 'completely inaccurate'

Nearly two months after Jamie Foxx was hospitalized following an unspecified "medical complication," his health status is being weaponized by anti-vaxxers across the internet. Podcaster and former New York Daily News gossip columnist A.J. Benza appeared last week on Ask Dr. Drew, an online series moderated by ex-Celebrity Rehab host Drew Pinsky. Be...

V-Tach vs. V-Fib: Differences and Similarities

Ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation are ventricular arrhythmias, which are abnormal heart rhythms originating in the ventricles (the heart's lower chambers that pump blood). Ventricular tachycardia, called  V-tach, is a potentially dangerous heart arrhythmia. It may cause dizziness or palpitations and even cardiac arrest and death ...

Diabetes drug may be the pill for long Covid

Taking the diabetes drug metformin within three days of testing positive for Covid-19 may reduce the risk of developing long Covid by 40%, according to a study. The US trial, reported in the Lancet, involved 1,126 overweight and obese patients, 35 of whom were diagnosed with enduring symptoms after taking metformin versus 58 on a placebo. The study did not assess the impact of the drug on those already suffering from long Covid.

How Nutrition Affects Epilepsy Management

Medically reviewed by Nicholas R. Metrus, MD Since the 1920s, studies have shown that diet can improve seizure control in individuals with epilepsy. While most of these studies are based on the classic ketogenic diet, newer studies suggest that less restrictive diets, such as the low glycemic index diet and modified Atkins diet, may also be helpful...

Chickenpox is 'incredibly contagious' and not 'trivial,' say experts. Here's what parents need to know.

The chicken pox vaccine became available in the U.S. in 1995 and, since then, cases of the virus in the U.S. have plummeted. But chicken pox still emerges from time to time. Montana public health officials recently reported a 200% increase in chicken pox cases so far this year over last. At least half of the recent cases in kids were acquired from ...

Lettuce: Expert opinions, health risks, and more

NHS failings present a national crisis

Being diagnosed with a serious illness is often a lonely, vulnerable experience. In such circumstances we place great trust in the health system, and expect it to move heaven and earth to deliver a positive outcome. Yet to many, and in increasing numbers, the NHS is betraying this trust. It has not met its target for 85 per cent of cancer patients ...

10 Simple Gut Health Hacks That Promise To Boost Your Wellbeing

5 Types of Exercise That Can Support You During Menopause

The right kind of movement is often exactly what your body needs.

30 Low-Carb Snacks to Help Reduce Inflammation

Reviewed by Dietitian Jessica Ball, M.S., RD These low-carb snack recipes are the perfect late morning or afternoon pick-me-ups. With a focus on flavorful ingredients like nuts, berries and avocados, these snacks not only keep you full and satisfied but also work to combat troublesome inflammation. Pesky symptoms of inflammation can range from forg...

Which Rice is Healthier for You: Brown or White? Experts Weigh In

This article discusses the benefits of consuming brown rice over white rice. Experts from Brazil, South Africa, and other regions provide their opinions on the advantages of brown rice, such as its higher fiber, magnesium, and other nutrient content, as well as its potential for aiding in weight loss and prevention of diseases such as diabetes and obesity. Additionally, tips from health experts and other resources are provided for those...

Supreme Court Ends Unvaccinated Canadian Woman's Fight for Organ Transplant

Sheila Annette Lewis, who is dying of a terminal illness, refused to get vaccinated in order to get an organ transplant.

Hepatitis C Warning Signs: What to Look Out For

Overview A viral infection that causes inflammation of liver that leads to liver inflammation. Symptoms If you're experiencing new, severe, or persistent symptoms, contact a health care provider. During the acute phase (first 6 months after infection) most persons show no symptoms or might experience a mild illness. During the chronic phase the sym...

Learn from the successful investors in Field Trip Health & Wellness Ltd (FTHWF). Are they increasing or decreasing their positions?

Top 1 investors in Field Trip Health & Wellness Ltd are AdvisorShares. AdvisorShares increased their stake by 125.61% since the prior quarter and now has 0.00% of their portfolio invested in Field Trip Health & Wellness Ltd.

8 Unexpected Factors That Can Increase Women's Risk of Heart Disease

When doctors assess a patient’s risk of heart disease, they typically ask about their diet and family medical history, while also taking their blood pressure and cholesterol into consideration. This information provides some insight into women’s heart health, but it only tells part of the story, according to a recent statement from the American Heart

Pope making steady progress after hernia operation: Vatican

Pope Francis, 86, on Thursday began several days of convalescence a day after a hernia operation, as questions resurfaced about his health. The Vatican said the pope would stay in hospital for "several days", and Alfieri, who operated on him, would not be more specific.

15 best products for rosacea and redness in 2023, according to experts

Rosacea is a skin condition that causes redness and irritation on the face — these expert-recommended products can help tame flare-ups.

Discover companies working to increase human life expectancy.

Thanks to modern technological and medical progress, the average life expectancy has continued to climb. Biotechnology is a promising opportunity for increased longevity, and the industry is still in its infancy. Companies within this list have invested in research and development of medical technologies to extend the healthy human lifespan.

5 Overpriced Healthcare Products — and Their Cheaper Alternatives

When it comes to healthcare products, it's easy to fall into the trap of spending money on items that might not deliver the desired results. From trendy gadgets to overpriced remedies, the market is...

Harvard Health Publishing answers: When should I worry about my child toe walking?

Answered by Dr. Claire Mccarthy MD Senior Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publishing · 16 years of experience · USA Toe-walking is very common as children learn to walk. Most of the time, it’s not a problem as long as the child can and does also walk normally on their feet. If your child always (or nearly always) walks on his her her toes, talk to y...

Radish: How much is should you take? Find out what the experts say, get serving sizes, and reasons to eat

Is Unisom a Safe Sleep Aid? Here's What You Should Know

Find out if it's the right OTC drug for you.

Docs Slam Charles Barkley's 60-Pound Weight Loss After NBA Legend Credits Diabetes Drug to Melting Fat Away

Pro basketball's onetime "Round Mound of Rebound" Charles Barkley is shedding pounds in a hurry ahead of his new CNN prime-time gig with Gayle King — but some health experts are crying foul over his choice of diet drugs, RadarOnline.comhas learned. In a shockingly candid moment, the NBA legend confessed to an interviewer he's dropped some 60 pounds...

Human metapneumovirus: what is this killer virus nobody has heard of?

Human metapneumovirus (hMPV): it's potentially as virulent as COVID-19, respiratory syncytial virus, and influenza, yet few people have heard of it. In fact, most people who've caught it probably didn’t even know they had it. Indeed, sick people aren't usually tested for it outside of a hospital or ER. Furthermore, there is no vaccine or antiviral drugs to combat it. So, what is the killer virus that saw a spike this past winter and spring, and has doctors warning of its effects on human health? Click through for answers and advice on how to prevent contracting this little-known disease.

Legislation can’t end the teen mental-health crisis, but lawmakers should do more, surgeon general says

There is more that Congress can do to address the mental-health crisis facing American teenagers, Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said Thursday.

Oura launches new social, sleep features as health tracker market continues to grow

Health tracker Oura is launching new features around social sharing and sleep as companies like Apple and Garmin bolster their wearable devices.

Psychedelics For Treating Depression: New Research Finds Key In BDNF Receptor

In response to the question of how psychedelics can prove effective in treating mental health conditions like depression, an international neuroscience team seems to have found a new answer. Published in the Nature Neuroscience journal, results from the preclinical research show that LSD and psilocin (psilocybin’s metabolite) bind directly and effectively to a specific receptor in the brains of mice and that itself produces a reduction in...

Day 25 of Gluten Free Anti-Inflammatory Plan by Whitney Hills

Healthy gut . Healthy gut . Boost energy level Gluten free · May improve skin health · Increases energy level Suitable for gluten free diets, may decrease inflammation · Improved digestion and may clear up skin · Increased energy levels and improved sleep Not recommended for those with chronic disease or under a doctors care. Please check with your...

What Is Regurgitation and What Causes It?

Regurgitation occurs as a symptom of some ailments that affect the digestive system. It causes newly consumed food to back up into your throat before it is digested. When it happens, you may feel like acid is moving up from your stomach into your throat or mouth. The problem can cause a bitter or sour taste in your mouth. This action is often linke...

Medicare Allowance Explained: What You Need to Know

Get a clear explanation of Medicare allowance, including its eligibility requirements, coverage, and how to apply.

Wrinkles and trouble sleeping are among the strange symptoms poor air quality can cause

Itchy eyes, a scratchy throat and a cough are unsurprising symptoms of wildfire smoke, but unexpected symptoms of poor air quality include wrinkles and trouble sleeping.