Health Magazine > 2014 > October

Is air travel safe for an infant?

Is air travel safe for an infant? Air travel is appropriate for most infants. Before you fly with your baby, however, consider: Your baby’s age. Generally, age doesn’t affect an infant’s ability to handle air travel. Your baby’s doctor might discourage unnecessary air travel shortly after birth, however. Your baby’s ears. Changing cabin pressure during a flight causes temporary changes in middleRead more about Is air travel safe for an infant?[...] Read More

Benefits Of Home Tanning Beds

Benefits Of Home Tanning Beds Some people love the idea of owning tanning beds. A bed in your home will allow you to tan whenever you want, day or night. You won’t have to drive across town or rush to get to the salon before they close. Although they can be expensive, if you tan regularly, the investment may beRead more about Benefits Of Home Tanning Beds[...] Read More

When the Wheezing Child Does Not Improve…

When the Wheezing Child Does Not Improve… So your child is taking inhalers daily as per the doctor’s advice since few months now but still has attacks which need the reliever inhaler and nebulization. Why is this happening despite the daily inhaler treatment? What actually is asthma? Asthma is a condition of the air tubes within the lungs and the chest cage,Read more about When the Wheezing Child Does Not Improve…[...] Read More

Why Try Meditating Outside?

Why Try Meditating Outside? Meditating outdoors? Does it really matter where you meditate? I think it can. For some of us, being outside makes for not just a different meditation experience, but a more profound one. There are some good reasons for this. Perhaps meditating in a quiet room with no sounds and nothing to distract is the easiestRead more about Why Try Meditating Outside?[...] Read More

Fruit or vegetable – Do you know the difference?

Fruit or vegetable – Do you know the difference? According to botanists (those who study plants) a fruit is the part of the plant that develops from a flower. It’s also the section of the plant that contains the seeds. The other parts of plants are considered vegetables. These include the stems, leaves and roots – and even the flower bud. The following areRead more about Fruit or vegetable – Do you know the difference?[...] Read More

Oral health: Brush up on dental care basics

Oral health: Brush up on dental care basics Your smile depends on simple dental care habits, such as brushing and flossing. But are you using the right techniques? Follow these steps to protect your oral health. Brushing for oral health Oral health begins with clean teeth. Consider these brushing basics from the American Dental Association: Brush your teeth at least twice a day.Read more about Oral health: Brush up on dental care basics[...] Read More

Crying baby: What to do when your newborn cries

Crying baby: What to do when your newborn cries Newborn crying jags are inevitable, but a crying baby can test your patience all the same. Here’s help soothing a crying baby – and renewing your ability to handle the tears. The dream: Your baby sleeps through the night after just a few weeks, gurgles happily while you run errands and fusses only when hungerRead more about Crying baby: What to do when your newborn cries[...] Read More

Infant development: Birth to 3 months

Infant development: Birth to 3 months At first, caring for your baby may feel like an endless cycle of feeding, diapering and soothing. But soon, signs of your baby’s growth and development will emerge. Motor skills. Your newborn’s head will be wobbly at first. But within the first few months, most babies can face straight ahead while lying on their backsandRead more about Infant development: Birth to 3 months[...] Read More

About Vitamins – Everything you need to know!

About Vitamins – Everything you need to know! Learning about vitamins can be confusing, especially when you are trying to figure out just what type of supplements you should be taking. We’ve all been told at one time or another, that if we ate a nutritionally balanced meal three times a day we wouldn’t need dietary supplements or need to know about vitamins,Read more about About Vitamins – Everything you need to know![...] Read More

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Coconut Oil

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Coconut Oil It is a common misconception that coconut oil is bad for you. People all over the world are experiencing the healthy benefits of using coconut oil. It is actually one of the healthiest oils you can consume. Here are the top seven reasons why you should use coconut oil as an alternative to other commonRead more about 7 Reasons Why You Should Be Using Coconut Oil[...] Read More