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How To Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Your Home

How To Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Your Home

HIGHLIGHTS Generators, grills, camp stoves, or other gasoline, propane, natural gas, or charcoal-burning devices should never be used inside a home, basement, garage, or camper – or even outside near an open window. Every home should have at least one working carbon monoxide detector. The detector’s batteries should be checked at least twice annually, at...

Is Gargling Hydrogen Peroxide Effective and Safe?

Is Gargling Hydrogen Peroxide Effective and Safe?

Overview Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical compound that combines hydrogen with oxygen. You can buy it at most drug stores and use it for everything from disinfecting wounds to cleaning your bath tub. Some people even swear by gargling with it to sooth a sore throat, whiten teeth, and reduce gum inflammation. Keep reading to...

How to keep your vagina fresh

How to keep your vagina fresh

Is your female hygiene routine correct? A gynaecologist explains all… Our vaginas give us pleasure, allow us to have children, go through menstruation once a month and then, eventually, menopause. We shave them, wrap them up in trousers and tights and, if we’re really brave, subject them to a thong. Which makes it even more...

10 Health Benefits Of Green Tea Extract

10 Health Benefits Of Green Tea Extract

Green tea is one of the most commonly consumed teas in the world. Green tea extract is its concentrated form, with just one capsule containing the same amount of active ingredients as an average cup of green tea. Like green tea, green tea extract is a great source of antioxidants. These have been credited with...

Eat this now to prevent Alzheimer’s later

Eat this now to prevent Alzheimer’s later

It’s common to think about eating for a healthy heart or gut, but the same food-as-medicine principles also apply to the brain. That’s especially important to know for women, who make up two-thirds of Alzheimer’s disease cases. What they eat now — in their 20s, 30s and beyond — could help prevent dementia decades later....

How to Know If You Are an Abusive Spouse

How to Know If You Are an Abusive Spouse

You may think that the way you treat or talk to your spouse is normal when in reality it is abusive. Sometimes, it is hard to tell if you are, as you may not have the level of insight necessary to figure this out. Or, you may think your behavior is “normal” because you grew up...

How to Survive Relationship Stress During Quarantine

How to Survive Relationship Stress During Quarantine

Naomi (all names changed) told me, “I can’t stand being in the same room with him for one more minute! Before COVID we saw each other a little in the morning, and then not till dinner time. On the weekends we hung out with our kids, or friends, or went to movies or parties. Since...

Prenatal Depression May Affect Fetal Brain Development, Research Shows

Prenatal Depression May Affect Fetal Brain Development, Research Shows

Depression during pregnancy could change a developing fetus’ brain and increase the risk of depression later in life, according to a new study published in August in the Journal of Neuroscience.1 They found that fetuses of women with greater prenatal depression symptoms had weaker white matter connections between brain regions involved in emotional processing. These conclusions...

Boosting Your Brain With Exercise

Boosting Your Brain With Exercise

There’s nothing worse than settling in to get some work done and realizing you’ve got a major case of brain fog. In most cases, that’s the point when a quick cup of coffee comes in. But according to a recent study, you might be able to replace the caffeine with just two minutes of exercise to give your...

10 reasons you are always hot

10 reasons you are always hot

Sweating more or feeling hotter than usual can be due to medication, hormonal changes, or it may be a sign of an underlying health condition. Keep reading to learn more about the possible causes of feeling unusually hot, along with other symptoms to look out for, and potential treatment options. 1. Side effects of medication...

What’s Vaginal Atrophy?

What’s Vaginal Atrophy?

Vaginal atrophy (atrophic vaginitis) is thinning, drying and inflammation of the vaginal walls that may occur when your body has less estrogen. Vaginal atrophy occurs most often after menopause. For many women, vaginal atrophy not only makes intercourse painful but also leads to distressing urinary symptoms. Because the condition causes both vaginal and urinary symptoms,...

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