Immune System

  • antibiotic resistance

What is antibiotic resistance and why is it bad?

By |August 22nd, 2016|

Antibiotic resistance, technically antibiotic resistant bacteria, is major issue in medicine, and a big threat to prevention of bacterial infections in the future.  Antibiotic resistance occurs when an antibiotic has lost its ability to effectively control or kill bacterial […]

  • hyperthyroidism

What’s hyperthyroidism and how would you know?

By |August 15th, 2016|

What is HYPER-thyroidism?  It’s a very confusing topic of discussion as there is both hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.  But the truth is, millions of people have an OVER•active thyroid gland … and many don’t even know it!

So to better clarify […]

  • kiwi fruit

10 excellent health benefits of the delectable Kiwi fruit

By |July 29th, 2016|

Ay Kiwi!  Sounds like a person from down under eh?  Well, the other Kiwi is a delectable fruit which is now widely available throughout the U.S. and many parts of the world.  And since it’s the middle of […]

  • social

How important is social health?

By |July 19th, 2016|

Social health is very important and influences physical and mental health.

Studies show that social beings have a greater longevity compared to the people that aren’t social but isolated.  Isolation in length may cause diseases, illnesses and damages to your […]

  • breathing

Can you improve your health by breathing differently?

By |July 11th, 2016|

Are you breathing correctly?
People often breath in the chest and too shallow and that’s why the breaths can seemed as incomplete.

Normally, we don’t think about out breathing because it’s an automatic process.  However, by being conscious of your breathing, […]

  • coq10

7 important health benefits of CoQ10

By |June 28th, 2016|

Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a substance similar to a vitamin.  It is found in every cell of the body, and in fact, your body actually produces CoQ10 – and your cells use it to produce energy your body […]

The first bacteria resistant to last resort antibiotic

By |June 10th, 2016|

A Pennsylvania patient suffering from urinary tract infection caused by the bacterial species known as Escherichia Coli was given antibiotics that had no effect in eliminating the bacterias.

The reason for this is a gene in the bacteria that […]

  • water

Fun facts about the importance of water in our daily lives

By |June 6th, 2016|

As we all know, water is a fundamental part for the existence of life.

Without water, you cannot survive after only a few days. But water goes way beyond pleasing our thirst. Modern science has shown that water also acts as […]

  • flu

Who should be treated for the flu?

By |May 9th, 2016|

The flu, or Influenza A or B virus could cause prolonged symptoms of fever, chills, muscle ache, headache and other frustrating symptoms. The drug Tamiflu has traditionally been recommended if patients’ presents with symptoms onset of the flu. […]

Immunotherapy breakthrough for cancer treatment 

By |May 2nd, 2016|

In the past few years, using the body’s own immune system to fight cancer cells, so called immunotherapy treatments has been on major focus and has made many headlines.  The challenge is to find and target certain molecules […]