Category: Products & Supplements

Laxatives Use and Side Effects

Laxatives are a type of medicine that is generally used to relieve constipation and helps a person empty their bowels. They are available to buy from over-the-counter or online and without a prescription. Laxatives can help relieve and prevent constipation, but not all laxatives are safe for long-term use. Overuse of certain laxatives can lead to dependency ...

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Birth Control Pills: How To Use, Effectiveness, And Side Effects

Birth control is a way for men and women (especially, women) to prevent pregnancy. There are many different methods of birth control, like hormonal contraception such as "the pill." Women take the pill orally, to prevent pregnancy, and, when taken in the approved manner, it is up to 99.9% effective. However, the pill does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), like HIV (the ...

Homemade Baking Soda Shampoo

Baking soda has long been a home remedy for so many things and is a great way to clean your hair. A regular maintenance routine is vital for healthy hair, and that process may, or may not, include various methods of conditioning, treating and styling. No matter how many steps you choose to incorporate, shampooing will ...

Spironolactone Acne Treatment

Spironolactone is a drug used in lowering high blood pressure; helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. It is also used to treat swelling caused by certain conditions like congestive heart failure. It can aid n removing excess fluid and improving symptoms such as breathing problems. Spironolactone is also used to treat low potassium levels and condition where the body is ...

Prolonged Use of Paracetamol During Pregnancy Could Harm Male Babies

Using the painkiller paracetamol during pregnancy for prolonged periods of time could contribute to reproductive disorders in male babies. Paracetamol, which is a painkiller commonly prescribed to pregnant women because of its presumed safety, may affect the hormones of babies in utero, according to a research. While paracetamol (acetaminophen) has long been considered one of ...

Best Foot Spas for Foot Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Heel & Foot Arch

If you are suffering from foot pain or plantar fasciitis, you are well acquainted with the associated pain that can range from uncomfortable to excruciating, depending on the level of damage and how long it has gone untreated. For those who suffer from bad cases of plantar fasciitis, or people living with arthritis and similar foot ...

African Mango (Irvingia gabonensis): Review

African mango is a tree native to West Africa that is widely publicized for its weight loss and fat burning effects. It is widely believed that extracts of various parts of this tree have antioxidant properties, lower cholesterol, and reduce blood sugar. African mango is a tree found in the rainforests of West Africa, and ...