Recent studies indicate that many risk factors for chronic diseases such as hypertension and heart disease begin to develop in early childhood. A child’s eating habits are formed throughout childhood, making the need to teach young kids how to make healthy food choices at an early age vitally important.
A sprained ankle typically occurs when the ankle joint is rolled in one direction or the other and the ligaments and tendons, which give it support and hold it upright, are stretched too far. The result is a painful injury that can lead to swelling and immobility.
Sometimes, the types of medications that are offered by doctors and hospitals just do not work out for us. Whether there is too high of an occurrence of side effects when you are taking a particular medication or it just does not seem to be working for you, it is helpful to know that there are alternative types of treatments available.
It is hard to believe that such a tiny unicellular bacterium can hold so much power over us. The sheer fear of coming into contact or being diagnosed with bacterial meningitis has some people running to the store for anti bacterial products with the hope of thwarting the potential case of this deadly disease.
For some people, body fat is a topic of humor while for others it is an obsession but whichever way you look at it, the whole issue of body fat seems to interest almost everybody. Although fat is part of everybody’s anatomy, it takes on a higher level of significance to some people than others. So, what is body fat, why do we have it and how does it affect our bodies, both positively and negatively.
Back to school means back to packing lunches and the daily challenge of giving kids foods they’ll eat,and moms can feel good about. That’s why Lunchables Sensible Solution Lunch Combination’s continues to take the guesswork out of the brown bag dilemma by making fun meal options that are also better for you.
If you have paid any attention to mainstream news in the last year or two, you have probably noticed a growing and alarming problem. Standard pharmaceutical drugs can have severe side effects that are not known about until something really bad has happened. More often than not though, the side effects from these drugs are actually known from the start. It often almost seems as if the side effects a drug causes are worse than the problem they are trying to relieve you from in the first place.
Folks who suffer from Asperger syndrome exhibit impaired social behavior, motor milestones, limited patterns of repetitiveness and even clumsiness. It is also known as Asperger’s Syndrome or AS and is one of numerous disorders associated with autism.