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How to Tell if The Hand Sanitizer You’re Buying is Effective

With many new companies producing hand sanitizer in lieu of the COVID-19 outbreak, it is important to make sure the sanitizer you’re buying is actually effective. While the FDA has become a bit laxer on the requirements for making hand sanitizer, there are still many companies out there selling and advertising products that aren’t up […]

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Diabetics Possibly Having FEWER Heart Attacks and Strokes

More than 400 million people, worldwide, have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. As is often the case with diabetes, people also suffer from cardiovascular disease, kidney disease, amputation, eye disease, and neuropathy, just to name a few. Interestingly enough, however, a study in Australia, conducted on Australian patients with type 2 diabetes, has shown […]

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How to Create a Pandemic Social Bubble

Keeping safe during the pandemic does not necessarily mean having to not be social in-person. Some people are creating social bubbles with which to ride out the next few months. It is a way for people to be social while still maintaining social distancing, and it can help as the country seeks to slowly re-open. […]

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Should You Worry? Allergies or Covid 19?

The new Coronavirus has altered our world. Covid 19, the illness caused by the new Coronavirus, has doctors and scientists scrambling to learn as much as possible as quickly as possible. It is not surprising that in all this uncertainty, many people start to worry when they begin to suffer from cold-like symptoms. The new […]

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Did You Know? 15 Percent of People Who Survive Heart Attacks Develop PTSD

Heart disease is a very serious illness that affects millions of Americans. It’s also the #1 cause of death in the United States, according to Medical News Today. Thousands of people die each year of heart attacks and heart disease. Many more people survive heart attacks, fortunately. However, that doesn’t mean they’re out of the […]

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Raising Children Without The Village: How New Parents Can Cope During The Pandemic

Parents who are stuck at home during the pandemic have lost the village that helped them raise their children. You may not have realized how much support you got when you left the house, and there are some tips below that will help you cope. You can use these tips to change your daily routine, […]

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How You Can Be a More Considerate Shopper During COVID-19

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or another person, now is when you have to be vigilant. COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, has made shopping one of the riskiest things anyone can do. Due to its highly contagious nature, COVID-19 is easily spread as many grocery stores have very limited space. Because of this, rules […]

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How to Clean and Kill COVID-19 Without Harsh Chemicals

Even as scientists were racing to determine how COVID-19 was spreading, the World Health Organization officially declared the deadly outbreak to be a global pandemic in early March. Since then, the virus has infected millions across the globe and normal daily life has ground to a halt. Everyone is looking for ways to protect themselves, […]

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How Sleep Deprivation Affects Your Heart

Getting an adequate amount and good quantity of sleep is vitally important for your energy level, your heart health, the repair of your body, for your healthy brain function, the control of appetite and blood sugar, your general health overall, and your normal daily functioning. Studies have shown a connection between lack of sleep and […]

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Those with Rheumatoid Arthritis Have a Higher Risk of Heart Disease

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a progressive, long-term, and disabling autoimmune condition, this means that the immune system attacks healthy body tissue. Normally, the immune system produces antibodies to protect us against viruses and bacteria and it fights off infection. RA causes chronic inflammation in the joints but, in some people, it […]

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