How Women Use Birth Control Pills

Early this year we did a study in the US with 500 women using birth control pills. Here are some of the results in an infographic.

The Rise of Men’s Birth Control Pill

It seems that the world of men is about to experience a drastic change since the news for the alternatives of condoms has been fluttering around the world. Initially, it was just rumors. Then the research was confirmed and now at last, the lab guys are finally closing in on a new solution which would […]

Hоw Wеll Dо Уоu Knоw Birth Соntrоl Ріllѕ

Thе birth соntrоl pill represents оnе оf thе mоѕt popular bіrth соntrоl mеthоdѕ bесаuѕе іt оffеrѕ thе hіghеѕt рrоtесtіоn against unwаntеd рrеgnаnсу. It dоеѕ nоt however рrоtесt the uѕеr against ѕеxuаllу trаnѕmіttеd dіѕеаѕеѕ (STD) аnd hаѕ ѕоmе ѕіdе-еffесtѕ. How well do you know birth control pills? Hоw Tо Uѕе It? Yоu ѕhоuld not take аnу […]

How to lower blood pressure without medication

How to Lower Blood Pressure without Medication

Under new guidelines from the American Heart Association, which classify blood pressure readings above 130/80 mmHg as high, nearly half of adults in the United States live with high blood pressure (hypertension). The condition can lead to life-threatening complications if left unaddressed. If you have been diagnosed with hypertension, then you are likely working with your doctor and taking […]

Don't let anxiety disorders control your life. Learn how to deal with anxiety by using 9 effective strategies that will help you.

How to Deal with Anxiety – 9 Effective Strategies That Will Help You

Individuals living with severe anxiety do not have to let their anxiety disorders control their lives or live in fear of triggers and panic attacks. They can learn how to deal with anxiety and break free by working with a doctor and/or therapist and practicing at-home strategies for stress management. Talk with your healthcare professional about […]

What is an anxiety disorder? When does normal anxiety become so extreme it is considered a disorder? Read more to know the difference.

What Is An Anxiety Disorder?

As humans, we evolved to experience fear and anxiety during dangerous, potentially life-threatening situations. Thanks to fear, people (and other animals) instinctively know to react with a fight or flight response to potential dangers, like grizzly bears, cliff precipices, burning buildings, and tornados. Experiencing anxiety when faced with a situation which could truly be dangerous is completely […]

In early stages hypothyroidism's mild symptoms sometimes go unnoticed, ignored or are improperly diagnosed. What is hypothyroidism?

What is hypothyroidism? 10 Surprising Signs and Causes

In order to understand the answer to the question, “What is hypothyroidism?” you need a basic understanding of the thyroid gland and how it regulates your body. Your body contains many glands, and they are all responsible for regulating different systems throughout the body. Shaped like a butterfly, the thyroid gland is located at the base […]

When starting thyroid medication it's important to remember, people respond differently to the treatment. Find out more on what to expect.

Thyroid Medication: Here’s What To Expect When Starting

Medication for hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) aims to balance the amount of thyroid stimulating hormone (THS) inside your body and as a result, restore your body’s hormones and metabolism to normal levels. When starting thyroid medication, it’s important to remember that hypothyroidism, has no one-size-fits-all treatment plan. Determining the best medication for a patient and the right dose […]

Is it possible to get pregnant on the pill? Oral contraceptives are very effective when used perfectly, but what if you miss pills?

Pregnant On The Pill? Is it Possible?

Is it possible to get pregnant on the pill? Yes. While there is not any method of birth control which is 100 percent guaranteed, oral contraceptives are one of the most effective ones available. In fact, when a woman correctly uses birth control pills which contain both progestin and estrogen, she has a near-100% probability […]