Health Education Articles

Recognize and Prevent the Symptoms of Malaria

Are you familiar with malaria and know what malaria symptoms are? Do you know how malaria is transmitted by mosquitoes? Let’s begin with how malaria is transmitted. How Malaria is Transmitted Mosquitoes that are infected with malaria spread the disease through biting. When bitten by one of these...
... read Recognize and Prevent the Symptoms of Malaria
Similar Topics: >

3 Small Steps to Big Change

When I first started this journey, whole life changes were too overwhelming to contemplate. I needed to start small in order to succeed. In fact, even now, almost a year later I continue to make small changes. And, looking at my life today, it’s amazing how those simple steps added up to monumental...
... read 3 Small Steps to Big Change
Similar Topics:

Protect Against Glaucoma, the Sight Thief

Glaucoma is one of the biggest causes of blindness, affecting more than two million adults in the United States. People call it the sight thief for one reason: glaucoma can cause major damage to the eye even before the disease is even noticed. Glaucoma comes in many forms, but the most common form...
... read Protect Against Glaucoma, the Sight Thief
Similar Topics: >

12 Weight Loss Myths: Don’t Destroy Your Diet with Misinformation

With millions of people desperately seeking to lose weight, what is a person to believe as to what is true and myth about weight loss? There are so many products, and so many diets out there, what can you really believe in? We will explore weight loss myths and facts in the following paragraphs. Here...
... read 12 Weight Loss Myths: Don’t Destroy Your Diet with Misinformation
Similar Topics: >

How to Recognize Hypoglycemia and the Effects of Low Blood Sugar

It may be difficult for long-time diabetics to recognize a hypoglycemic episode. They may have gotten used to feeling a certain way and don’t pay attention to the symptoms anymore. This can also happen to diabetics who haven’t been taught what to watch for in a hypoglycemia episode. That’s...
... read How to Recognize Hypoglycemia and the Effects of Low Blood Sugar
Similar Topics: > >

How Does the Weight Watchers Program Work?

Weight Watchers helped millions of people lose weight since the early 1960s. The weight loss plan they use has changed over that time — in a good way! Most of the changes in their weight loss program have been designed to make the plan easier to follow so members stick with it and learn a sustainable...
... read How Does the Weight Watchers Program Work?
Similar Topics: >

Treating Lung Cancer with Surgery

There are many ways to treat lung cancer. Combination chemotherapy, surgical procedures, and radiation are all included in treatments of lung cancer. When these procedures are practiced along with early detection of lung cancer, the lung cancer can be cured and prevented from further occurrence. Your...
... read Treating Lung Cancer with Surgery
Similar Topics: > >

The Three Types of Lung Cancer: NSCLC, SCLC and Bronchial Carcinoids

People talk of lung cancer, but the disease so simple. Cancer is complex and often comes in many different forms. How many types of lung cancer are there? Surprisingly, there are only two main forms of lung cancer. However, there is also a third type of lung cancer that is very rare. The two main forms...
... read The Three Types of Lung Cancer: NSCLC, SCLC and Bronchial Carcinoids
Similar Topics: >

Important Tips for Succeeding on a Low Carb Diet

If you’ve been following along in our series about low-carb diets, then you may have already decided that this is the new eating lifestyle for you. Changing your eating habits and choosing healthier foods isn’t always easy, but there are things you can do to make adjusting to a low-carb lifestyle...
... read Important Tips for Succeeding on a Low Carb Diet
Similar Topics: >

Size Matters: The Effect of Portion Distortion

Thanks to a national pastime of supersize proportions, many Americans have no idea what a real serving size looks like. So, when planning a diet to maximize weight loss, portion control is a good place to start.
... read Size Matters: The Effect of Portion Distortion
Similar Topics: