Sun | Aug 2, 2015

Health

About one in five women experience pain and discomfort during ovulation. Called ovulation pain or mittelschmerz, this is a mild or sharp pain felt in the pelvic region or lower abdomen, generally midway between menstrual cycles.Ovulation pain can...

SUMMER IS in full swing. It is a time when many persons are concerned about the appearance of skin problems such as stretch marks, cellulite, sagging skin, and excessive body fat in their attempts to obtain and maintain their best summer ‘...

If you reside in Jamaica, you should be experiencing the intense, seemingly everlasting heat and drought conditions affecting our land. Unfortunately, we have no choice but to endure conditions until they subside.It is, therefore, important to know...

Oral sex is an increasingly common practice among Jamaican couples, including teenagers, who often believe this is a completely safe alternative to penetrative intercourse. However, have we ever really thought about the role this immensely...

According to research findings from the urology department at Johns Hopkins Medicine in the United States, the state of a man's penis is a strong indication of his overall health. Dr Kevin Billups, an associate professor of urology, is urging men to...

* Clean in-between your teeth using interdental brushes or floss. This will help to clean a higher portion of the tooth and prevent the build-up of plaque.n A diet that is rich in vitamins, minerals, and fresh fruit and vegetables, can help to...

Commonly seen as a side effect of cancer treatment to the face, mouth and neck regions, lymphoedema can be quite depressing for the patient who may be embarrassed and frustrated by the disfigurement that the swelling can cause.The effects of head...

Cuba yesterday became the first country in the world to receive validation from the World Health Organization (WHO) that it has eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis."Eliminating transmission of a virus is one of the greatest...

Bacterial and fungal infections are an everyday part of life. Among the methods of treating these infections is the use of herbal preparations. Chinese herbal medicine has a wide range of herbs which can be used to address both bacterial and fungal...

There is an exciting, natural, safe, non-surgical treatment for wrinkles and fine lines, hair loss, wound healing and pain management called Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP).Here are some facts about this treatment:What is Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP)?The...
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