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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

TIPS FOR AGING HEALTHILY

Aging healthily involves ensuring one’s well being by providing all-round care, which comprises of mental fitness, physical fitness, financial security and social well being. Change...

Making Healthy Choices for the Holidays

The Holiday season is filled with family, revelling, worship and food, however, it’s also the time of year when we break almost all the...

SCOTIA BANK TAKES PART IN HIV/AIDS COUNSELLING AND TESTING

By Floyd French Observer Reporter (Basseterre, St. Kitts) - The Fort Street Branch of the Bank of Nova Scotia will become a voluntary HIV/AIDS counselling and...

EXERCISE HELPS BOOST YOUR MOOD

Can exercise really help in boosting your mood if you suffer from depression? Well, according to some studies, it does. Find out more about...

Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex, Type 1)

Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex, Type 1) What is a Cold Sore? A Cold Sore is a little blister which forms on the skin usually around the mouth...

Amoebiasis – Amoebic dysentery

What is amoebiasis? Amoebiasis (also known as amoebic dysentery) is an infection of the large intestine, sometimes involving the liver. The best-known symptom of...

ARTHRITIS: NOT A SINGLE DISEASE

Arthritis literally means joint inflammation. Arthritis is not a single disease. Arthritis refers to a group of more than 100 rheumatic diseases and other...

INGROWN TOENAILS

An ingrown toenail is a condition wherein the side or corner of a toenail curves into the skin and flesh, or if the skin...

DENTAL CORNER – What are dental implants?

Tooth loss is something no one looks forward to. If you lose one or more teeth, you have a number of options, one of...

FOODS TO EAT TO LOSE WEIGHT

Do you know that you can effectively lose your body weight by changing your eating habits? There are certain foods that can help reduce...

NATURAL LAXATIVES AS A RELIEF FOR CONSTIPATION

Constipation is one of the most common gastro-intestinal ailments all over the world; though consulting a doctor for it is very uncommon unless severe....

That oh so painful abscess… cont’d

The common findings of inflammation—heat, redness, swelling, and pain—easily identify superficial abscesses. Abscesses in other places may produce only generalized symptoms such as fever...

DETOXIFICATION: STEP #6 IN THE 6 STEPS TO WELLNESS PLAN

We continuously consume artificial additives in our food. We breathe polluted air from leaded petrol to pesticide sprayed places of dwelling and work. We...

FREE HIV/AIDS TESTING THIS SATURDAY

By John Denny Nevis Reporter (Charlestown, Nevis ) - Cable and Wireless will be providing $10 top-ups for the first 100 men who get tested for...

RE-ESTABLISHING STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY

By Dr. Miranda Fellows Nerve and Structural interference happens when nerves or tissues are interfered with causing the life energy, which flows through them, to...

DENTAL CORNER – Facts about flossing

How important is flossing? According to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), flossing is the single most important weapon against plaque. Floss removes plaque and...

DENTAL CORNER – Types of dental implant procedures?

Plate Form Implant If your jawbone is too narrow for bone grafting, a Plate Form implant is placed into your jawbone. The Plate Form implant...

DENTAL CORNER – Tooth Whitening

What should you ask your dentist? You may want to start by speaking with your dentist. He or she can tell you whether whitening procedures...

Our dirty little secret? We can’t stop bindgeing!

By Leslie Goldman In a Health poll, it was found that losing control is epidemic. Here’s the #1 way to curb your cravings. The word binge...

BODY CLEANSING

Body cleansing helps to prevent a number of diseases and offers several health benefits. Here is some useful information about body cleansing, which enhances...

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