Conditions

Not feeling well? Learn how to spot the signs of various health conditions, as well as the latest in prevention, treatment, and home remedies to jump start your recovery.

3 Steps to Treat Warts

The same family of viruses responsible for cervical cancer also causes warts. Luckily, warts are much less dangerous.


6 Steps to Treat a UTI

UTIs all come down to the same thing: an infection somewhere along the route that carries urine from the bladder...


How to Prevent Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are common, and 4 to 8 per cent of adults will suffer from kidney disease at some stage...


How to Get Rid of a Urinary Tract Infection

Modern science has proved what folk healers have long claimed: These bothersome and potentially serious infections, one of the most...


Kidney Stones Remedies

Like a little bullet that dams up your urinary tract, a kidney stone can stop you in your tracks and...


Home Remedies for Kidney Stones

Kidney stones can form anywhere along the urinary tract, generally for two reasons: because your urine becomes too saturated with...


Making Weight Loss Work

Knowing what your ideal diet should be is one thing. Putting it into practice-especially if you're trying to cut calories-is...


Cutting Cardiovascular Risks

Cardiovascular disease and diabetes often appear together. It isn't entirely clear how the two diseases affect each other, but the...

Where to Get Support

You're in charge of managing your game plan from day to day (and hour to hour) because you're the one...


What’s the Game Plan?

There's no getting around it: Once you have diabetes, you've got it for life, and no operation, therapy, or drug...


Swimming with Diabetes

If you're overweight, or if you have joint or balance problems, foot pain from nerve damage, or other physical limitations...


Put a Stop to Depression

Diabetes can get you down. If you're already prone to depression, or are experiencing anxiety or severe sadness, check out...


Calorie Counting with Diabetes

For people with diabetes who are overweight but do not take insulin, calorie counting is another option.


Depression and Diabetes

The dangers of having both depression and diabetes, and what the consequences are if both go untreated.


Planning for Sick Days

Illness is a form of stress that-like emotional stress-rouses the body's defenses.


The Link Between Disease and Depression

When it comes to avoiding the frailty and disability of ageing, nothing beats preventing or treating depression.

5 Ways to Grill Healthier With Diabetes

Sure, firing up the barbecue or gas grill provides you with a sociable, relaxing time in the backyard, which is...


How to Monitor Blood Sugar Effectively

The whole point of taking medications, eating healthy foods in moderate portions and exercising is to keep your blood sugar...


Testing for Diabetes

There are two forms of the disease: Type 1 or insulin-dependent diabetes, which usually starts in younger people, who will...


Birth Complications with Diabetes

The problems that can occur in labour may be a complication of childbirth or the result of a disorder in...


5 Breast Cancer Research Updates

It's been an exciting year in breast cancer research with a number number of recent advances that will help prevent,...