Category Archives: Health & Fitness

You Won’t Believe These 12 Crazy Food Facts. Number 12 is Gross.


There are many strange things in this world. And food is no different.  This video compiles 12 strange facts about different foods, including pineapples, cheese, eggs, and one very, very weird historical fact about milk.  Well, here it is:  

Jimmy Kimmel: Do Gluten Free People Even Know What Gluten Is? (Video)

With more and more “health conscious” consumers switching to a gluten free diet, you assume these consumers have done their research, right? While some people are actually intolerant to gluten, as diagnosed by their doctor, you get the feeling the

National Nurses United: Health Care Crisis To Continue Regardless Of How Court Rules

As the Supreme Court meets to pass judgment on the 2010 health care law the nation’s largest union and professional association of registered nurses today warned that health care will remain beyond the reach of millions of Americans no matter

Eight Year Old in Indonesia to Kick Smoking Habit

A young boy, who is just eight years old, smokes a more than twenty-five cigarettes each day. To kick his habit, he will undergo thirty days of therapy. This habit that he is kicking is a four year old habit.

Now Available—Pixy Stix Vitamins

Do you remember the Pixy Stix of yesteryear? The little paper straws where you tore off the end and dumped the sugary contents on the middle of your tongue? Well, they are now back and instead of sugary nothings they

Latest Study Shows Rheumatoid Arthritis Could Lead To Heart Rhythm Disorder

Here is a piece of bad news to all patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis (RA). According to a latest medical study, people suffering from RA are at risk to also suffer from heart rhythm disorder called atrial fibrillation. Based on

Smokers At Higher Risk For Psoriasis

Here is another reasons why people need to quit smoking. A recent medical study has shown that those people who smoke are at a higher risk of suffering from psoriasis. Psoriasis, is a skin disease that affects many people around

Foods That can Help Fight the Flu

The flu season has gotten off to a slow start in the United States this year so if you have been one of the lucky ones who has not gotten the flu, here are some foods that might help you fight the

Doctors Rebuild Man’s Dented Forehead

Tim Barter fell twenty-five feet from a drainpipe in June, 2009 and hit his head on a brick wall.  He was in a coma for ten days and when he woke up, his forehead was caved in.  The reason was

Important Health Information Offered by Medical Tattoos

For many years, tattoos have been a way of expressing one’s beliefs, what they like, what they stand for, and more.  Now a few people in the United States are using tattoos for a different purpose. This purpose is practical