The US Preventative Services Taskforce has formalized its previous advice that there was no benefit for routine PSA testing on healthy men. Surely finding more cancer early means saving lives. Except that the facts do not show that the routine PSA screening does this.
None of us can escape our bodies even though one notices many people ignoring, abusing or neglecting their own embodiment.
Be wary of over-regulating your approach to healthy living. Balance is important, and so is maintaining a sense of your own control—after all, it is your body and your life!
The midlife crisis used to be associated with reaching our fifties. These days, many adults profess to be struggling with the same symptoms regardless of age. So why is this happening?
Nothing in medicine is a straight line. If a little is good more may be better, but a lot more is NOT necessarily better and can be worse. Collectively we are overdosing on tests.
The world is getting more inter-connected and anyone trying to stand against this will be about as successful as King Canute standing against the tide.
It’s getting harder to tell the normal from the nut-bag these days, especially in the workplace. Just think about it – how many of your own co-workers are rowing with only one oar, psychologically speaking?
Statistics are so commonplace that it is rare these days to be taken aback by them but this one was startling. The number of babies born with symptoms of opiate withdrawal has trebled between 2000 and 2009 in the USA.
Current news about vitamin K is everywhere. In the health and wellness world, vitamin K is the new vitamin D3.
What I’d like to share today, however, isn’t about the vitamin K that can be bottled.
Political correctness has sought to neutralize the meaning of wordsWhen the same problem starts to affect numbers we are in serious troubleTo achieve what we want in life we need honest information not just stuff we want to hear!
You have all seen the ad where the woman scrapes her nail over her skin and it’s so dry, it leaves a trail of flaky skin. It looks ugly, but even worse; it can be itchy and extra sensitive. But don’t stress too much, there is a solution…
We all know the importance of exercise including those who choose not to. Lack of awareness is not the problem. Our health is a consequence of our actions. Meaningless words do not play a role!