Posts Categorized: Health Tips

4 Summer Travel Tips You Can Use

Summer Travel Tips

Summer is one of the most popular times of the year to travel. This is because the weather is at its best during this time and children are out of school, making it ideal for family vacations. However, traveling to different places, especially overseas, increases the risk of exposure to illnesses not found near home.…

Nothing Beats the Outdoors for Exercise

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Exercise has proven to help improve one’s mood as well as to reduce anxiety. However, instead of using the treadmill or stationary bike in a gym, it may be even more beneficial to exercise outdoors according to new research conducted in Austria. One of the problems with exercising indoors is that for many people, it’s not a…

How Much Sleep is Enough?

How Much Sleep is Enough

Getting enough sleep is vital to making sure that the body has plenty of energy the next day. However, adults often get much less for one reason or another, whether it’s because of the demand to work longer hours, take care of their family’s needs, or even just because they stay up a little later…

Recovering at Home After Knee or Hip Replacement

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More and more people are experiencing problems with their knees and hips and are requiring surgery every year. This is because the elderly population is not only growing bigger every year, but people are generally outliving their joints. Millions of surgeries are performed to replace worn-out knees and hips each year, and experts believe such…

Advanced Liver Cancer Treatment: Selective Internal Radiation Therapy Versus Sorafenib

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When it comes to treating liver cancer, sorafenib has traditionally been considered the most effective treatment. However, a trial was recently conducted comparing sorafenib treatment to selective internal radiation therapy. Patients who were treated using selective internal radiation therapy displayed similar overall survival to those that were treated with sorafenib, not to mention that selective…