As those with the condition know, heart failure does not necessarily mean that the heart has completely failed or stopped. If you have the condition, it means that you will need to adapt and adjust to living with a serious, chronic disease and make a range of lifestyle changes in order to keep your health levels as high as possible, avoid running into any complications, and of course prolong your life. Experts say that ‘heart failure’ is an inaccurate term for the condition, as it does not mean that your heart has stopped. In fact, it’s possible to live a life that is productive and fulfilling, even with this condition, by simply making some lifestyle changes and following these steps.
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Majority of the people who suffer from some kind of pain think of pain killers as innocent little pills. You suffer from a headache or a toothache, you pop one and if you suffer from arthritis, you continue taking them all the time. However, you should be aware that those bottles which apparently look innocent may pose as a serious health risk in the long run. Nowadays, NSAIDs or the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are present in almost everyone’s medicine box. They know them by their names, ibuprofen, naproxen, acetaminophen, aspirin and paracetamol. If you knew that such NSAIDs are highly responsible for 20% of hospital admissions among people with heart failure.
The latest statistics suggest that more than 14 million new cases of cancer are diagnosed in the world each year. With many forms of cancer becoming more prevalent, there’s no better time to take steps to reduce your risk of cancer, and boost your health.
Although many cases of cancer are not linked to lifestyle factors, a large proportion of cases could be prevented. Here are some useful tips to help you decrease your risk of developing this potentially deadly disease. Continue Reading
Something we should value more highly is our health. This is largely because not everybody is so lucky to be 100% well, all of the time. If you are in the unfortunate position of suffering from a swallowing disorder, then please accept our condolences. Luckily, there are still ways to lead a happy life, even if you are struggling with dysphagia. Read on to see our helpful tips for keeping you happy. Continue Reading
If you’ve always had trouble sleeping, you might well have just got used to it. But it doesn’t have to be that way. In fact, there is highly likely to be a particular reason that you’re struggling to catch your 40 winks. Read on for eleven common factors than can be detrimental to your sleep. Continue Reading
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