Sun | May 28, 2017

Health

Massage isn't an antidote for every likely condition that will affect your holistic health, but it's definitely an exercise prescription that can remedy a string of problems that you will encounter on the journey to achieve your wellness goals.In...

Celebrities such as Rihanna, Simon Cowell, Kate Moss and Cindy Crawford have all been spotted undergoing IV therapies, which is said to provide many health benefits, such as increased energy, optimised immunity, weight loss and improved skin."The...

Ever wondered about easy ways to treat everyday health upsets. Here are a few remedies used in both Jamaican and Chinese traditional medicine.DIGESTIVE AIDGinger teaGinger can be used to ease nausea and bloating. Cut the fresh ginger root into...

In recognition of World Move for Health Day today, The Ministry of Health and its partners are encouraging communities and companies to coordinate activities that promote physical activity and proper nutrition.Through its Jamaica Moves campaign, the...

A new discovery from scientists at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in the United States may have found a cure for hair going grey...

Eating full-fat cheese, milk or yogurt does not increase the risk of a heart attack or stroke, according to a new study published in the European Journal of Epidemiology this week.The study was an in-depth analysis of 29 prior studies that looked at...

Obese women have a harder time getting pregnant, noted a study. One Indian study of 300 morbidly obese women found that over 90 per cent of them developed polycystic ovarian disease, a condition associated with infertility, over a three-year period....

Since my last article in which I sarcastically called for bans on Nutribuns and patties, I’ve learned a few things. Chief among them is that Jamaicans don’t run jokes with patties. I received numerous calls from persons defending...

The health ministry intends to introduce a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine this year in the fight against cervical cancer."A study in the United States revealed that within four years of the vaccine's introduction, HPV decreased by over 50 per...

The phenomenon of men waking up with a morning erection is so common that doctors actually have a medical name for it: nocturnal penile tumescence (NPT).According to recently released research, although men mainly notice this occurrence in the early...
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