Now, how long a heat stroke lasts depends on its cause to some extent, recovery time varies. For minor heat stroke, recovery period can be 2-3 days with treatment either at home or in hospital; complete recovery for either minor or severe heat stroke may take couple of months to even a year depending on severity. The lingering effects of heat stroke depend a lot on the cause and the immediate medical help available at the earliest.
With all the risk factors, gender does have an impact on health. On having a heart attack, a man usually tends to hold his chest, grab his left arm, and fall on the ground. But when a woman has a heart attack, the symptoms can differ strikingly. In fact, 50% of women do not experience chest pain at all. Instead, they feel symptoms like pain in their neck, jaw, back, or stomach, nausea, fatigue, or light-headedness. Here, we focus on the ways in which gender impacts health as regards common diseases in men and women.
Ringworm on the scalp is medically known as Tinea Capitis. It is a skin disease that is caused due to fungal infection. The main treatment of ringworm includes oral medication which helps to kill the fungus. It is also required to apply medicated shampoo on the scalp to get rid of it. The following are some of the best shampoos for the treatment of ringworm and they help to get rid of it quickly: Nizoral shampoo, tea tree oil shampoo, Neev olive neem shampoo, anti-fungal shampoo and hawaiian aloe vera shampoo.
Certain beliefs about the digestive system and its workings are tough to shake. Digestion myths are rooted in a semi-scientific understanding of how the digestive tract functions. These digestive health myths can be completely false or partially true. Learning to distinguish between myth and fact is important for acquiring the information needed for feeling better. Read on to know about some of the common myths and facts of digestive heath.
Once the juice is extracted from the lemon, the peel is usually discarded as waste. But little do people know that like the fruit, even its skin is equally beneficial. Lemon peel offers several health and beauty benefits. Read on to know all about Lemon Peel Extract Benefits for oral health, bone health, skin health, weight loss and many more.
Workout classes are an awesome way to stay healthy, strong and fit. And all the bending, twisting, stretching, heavy breathing and rising heart-rate at the fitness studio can also power up the sex life. It is amazing to know how one can improve their sex life with these 10 workout classes.
Since trans-fatty acids are known to enhance the taste and improve the shelf life of food, they have been widely used in everything from crackers and cookies to fast-foods like French fries since the 1890s. Unfortunately for consumers, these trans-fats are a notorious artery blocker and have been linked to type 2 diabetes and heart disease. So can a trans-fat ban lower heart attack rates? Read on to know the answer.
Deciding between urgent care and making a trip to the ER is at times an obvious choice and at other times; not so much. However, making the right decision at the right time can save a life. Which is why knowing the difference between a life threatening emergency and an illness or ailment that is gradual in its progression is of paramount importance. Additionally knowing the difference between urgent care and the ER facilities at your nearest hospital is bound to help.
Technology has made our life easier, but it comes with a price. Bluetooth devices are not as safe as we think especially for those who use them constantly every day. For example, these Bluetooth devices expose the human body to microwave radiation which can cause health issues. In this article, we will discuss the health issues that are or can be associated with the Bluetooth devices that we use on the daily basis.
Rich in thiamine, Omega-3 fatty acids and magnesium content; flaxseeds have much potential to promote hair and nail health. Flaxseed has true potential for hair and nail health, but caution needs to be exercised in certain circumstances. Flaxseed is by no means a miracle seed; however, it does have potential benefits for hair and nail health when consumed over time.