Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack
09
October

Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

If you have acute coronary syndrome, you have one or more conditions caused by a blockage of blood flow to your heart muscle. This is a medical emergency, because you may be having a heart attack, a condition in which your heart muscle begins to die. Your heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood […]


Does Homeopathy Work?
29
August

Does Homeopathy Work?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Homeopathic remedies are promoted as effective alternatives to conventional medicine. Is there any truth to that? Nope. In theory and application, homeopathy just doesn’t add up. [SPLASH] Homeopathy is its own category of “alternative medicine” that emerged some 200 years ago. Not all natural or herbal remedies in your pharmacy are considered homeopathic. Homeopathic medicines […]


The Truth About Peanut Allergies
24
August

The Truth About Peanut Allergies

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Kirk: When some people think peanuts they think this (pbj), while others think this (skull), When it comes to allergies, peanuts are amongst the deadliest foods in the world, and because of their ubiquity in the food industry, people have gone to great lengths to protect themselves, but in recent years, the number of peanut […]


Reducing Indoor Air Pollution With Houseplants – Headline Science
21
August

Reducing Indoor Air Pollution With Houseplants – Headline Science

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , /

Indoor air pollution in your home or office can cause health issues like dizziness, asthma, or allergies. The most common solution is to install ventilation systems. But researchers may have found a cheaper, simpler option to remove indoor air pollutants: houseplants. Vadoud Niri, the leader of study, explains that buildings can have high levels of […]