Researches & Findings

For Those Considering Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an essential medical component of the health system in China and some Asian countries. It dates back around 2500 years. It is a practice for implanting fine needles into specific body locations to cope with many health problems by adjusting the right balance of energy in the body. The…


Recent Medical Breakthroughs That Sound Like Fictions

Science never rests, science never slumbers - old events are ringing out while new ones are ringing in. Scientists' minds work like clockwork, hiking from the realm of impossibilities to the realm of possibilities, from the realm of fictions to the realm of realities. A good scientist should believe…


Living with HIV: Reinfection and Its Risks

One of the most commonly asked questions that people with HIV ask is: “I am HIV positive, do I still need to use condoms when having sex with another HIV positive individual?”

The answer is definitely “yes”. Having unprotected sex with another HIV infected person puts you at a risk of getting…


Simple Tips to Save Money on Your Medical Expenses

From consultation fees to co-pays and prescription drugs, the amount of money you need for your yearly health care can be overwhelming. This is especially true if you don't have a good source of income. So, is it still possible to get the best medical treatment while saving money? Absolutely. Let's…


Medical Developments in 2016

2016 has been a big year for many reasons and this includes medical breakthroughs. Experts in the medical field have been working with tremendous effort to find cure for degenerative diseases, find the best fitness programs, develop technology to help people with disabilities, and find answers to…


How Tobacco Smoking Affects People in the US

Studies have shown that tobacco use is the most common cause of many preventable diseases in the USA. The habit is known to cause various types of cancer as well as chronic diseases of different organs in the body such as the lungs, for example. Common conditions that are linked to tobacco use include…


How to Avoid Sports Injuries during Your Workouts

Sports injuries can happen to you whether you are a casual player or an experienced athlete. The good news is that you can avoid these types of injuries. It is every sportsperson's goal to stay away from physical harm during practice and play. To ensure this, the first thing that you need to do is…


Increased Resting Heart Rate in Men Connected to the Development of Mental Health Issues

The heart is definitely the second most important organ after the brain. Even a very small defect disrupting its function can have very severe consequences which could even lead to death. It is responsible for regulating our blood flow, so not only we have to make sure it remains in perfect condition…


Poor Work-Life Balance Contributes to Poor Health in Future

With the increasing demands of modern life, people are working more and sleeping less. Although most people understand the adverse effects of such a lifestyle on their health, most of them are still choosing work over health, in order to keep their jobs.

However, a recent research indicates…


Medical Apps: so Many Exist - so Few are Reliable

In 2012, there were already 40,000 apps that purported to deliver some form of health or medical information, diagnosis or benefit to their users. The number of such apps made for Apple users alone more than doubled between 2013 and 2015.

There is literally no regulation of medical apps available…