Published Jan 18, 2021 After undergoing root canals, some patients complain about exhibiting sinusitis-like symptoms. These symptoms can include a runny nose, sinus pressure, and postnasal drip. This is interesting because, as we know, our sinuses and mouth are connected, so could one be affecting the other? This article will discuss whether root canals can […]
Published January 18, 2021 Once in a while, we go down with an illness for some time before eventually getting better not long after. You can thank our immune system for that. However, other conditions may stick around more than we’d like. Not only can this be incredibly annoying, but there comes the point when […]
If you’re having sinus problems, and medication isn’t cutting it, you might need surgery. Here are the types of sinus surgeries you should know about.
Probiotics have been growing in popularity for their apparent health benefits. With seemingly unending benefits, which probiotics then work for sinuses?
Humidifiers can help you this winter against dry air. Find out which is best for you here; learn the differences between cool and warm mist humidifiers.
Winter is coming, and with it, a worthy opponent: dry air. Fight off the dry air by learning how to humidify a room without a humidifier in this article.
It’s no surprise that we come across different sources of bad smells everyday. Here’s the truth about that bad smell when it comes from within the nose.
Sinus infections can cause a lot of problems, but does that include jaw pain? Read here how sinus infections affect your jaw and possible treatments.
Noises coming from various parts of your body can be concerning, but have you experienced your nose whistling? Read all about it here and how it’s treated.
Smoking brings many problems with it, one of which is cigarette or smoke breath. Here’s a guide on how to get rid of smoke breath and how probiotics help.
Published November 9, 2020 They say that anything done in excess is bad for you. Apparently, this applies to yogurt too – a food many people consider to be the holy grail of probiotic foods. So how much yogurt is too much?There really is no standard limit when it comes to yogurt intake. But different […]
Any weird sounds in your body is sure to trouble you, so what about crackling noises in your sinuses? Find out what it is and what you should do.
Have you ever experienced difficulty breathing due to thick rubbery mucus in your nose? In this article, we’ll tackle the cause and treatment of that.
Our sinuses are more connected to the seasons than we believe. Here, we discuss winter’s effects on sinuses and getting rid of a sinus headache in winter.
With sinusitis being the inflammation of the sinuses, we look towards anti-inflammatory medication. Here, we see if prednisone works for sinus infection.
Celiac patients can’t enjoy some things other people do, but probiotics doesn’t have to be one of them. Here are 5 probiotics certified to be gluten-free.
Also known as salt pipes, Himalayan salt inhalers are designed for the user to take in mineral-rich microscopic salt particles directly into their lungs.
Detoxification means removing impurities from our bodies, but do probiotics detox the body? Find out how probiotics can be helpful in your detoxification.
Lactose intolerance can be quite an inconvenience, but it shouldn’t stop you from taking probiotics. Here are awesome dairy-free foods rich in probiotics.
Both digestive enzymes and probiotics help improve digestion. But how do they differ? Here’s a quick comparison of digestive enzymes vs. probiotics.
Our body parts are more connected than we realize. If you’re feeling eye pain, it could be from a sinus infection. Here’s how our sinuses mess with eyes.
Published August 26, 2020 A common concern when it comes to probiotics is whether it is okay to consume them daily. While the answer slightly varies by case, the general answer is that they’re safe, even recommended to be taken daily. Probiotics are natural supplements that are found in a lot of foods. Contrary to […]
Published August 18th, 2020 Health, as defined by the WHO, is “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” Simply put, it’s an all-encompassing term that refers to the holistic well-being of a person. With the help of research, mental health and mood have become […]
Published August 18th, 2020 Do you know what isn’t a joke? Sinus pain. Sure, you could have a mild headache here or there, but when it gets bad, it’s terrible. It can even result in worse conditions, like toothaches, earaches, and facial pain. Sinus pain results from an inflammation of the sinus cavities, called sinusitis, […]
Published July 31st, 2020 Prevention is always better than cure. That’s an age-old saying when it comes to our health. However, sometimes life blindsides us, and we fall to sickness. When that happens, we’re often left with the undesirable task of taking medicine just to get better. Some of these sicknesses can be more malignant […]
Published July 31st, 2020 There’s always a time and place for everything, drinks included. When we need a jolt of energy, we grab a cup of coffee. When we need to wind down, we have a glass of wine. And when we feel like going a bit crazy, we shoot down some tequila. The point […]
Published July 17th, 2020 Cottage cheese is not like most cheeses that you know, like American cheese. It’s not aged, it’s a little wet, resembling yogurt more than cheese. But it’s become quite popular lately, especially in celebrity diets. Harley Pasternak, a celebrity trainer who trains Rihanna, Lady Gaga, took a snapshot of his healthy […]
Published July 17th, 2020 Pregnancy is as equally an exciting time in a woman’s life as it is terrifying. On the one hand, you can’t wait to bring new life from your own DNA into this world. On the other are worries and anxieties you might have for yours and your child’s health. A woman’s […]
Published July 9th, 2020 Antibiotics vs. Probiotics, this sounds awfully like some villain versus hero scenario. But that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Antibiotics and probiotics both have critical roles when it comes to our health. These two have something to do about the bacteria population within our bodies. Within our body resides tens […]
Published July 2nd, 2020 The term “irritable bowel” is said to have been coined sometime in the 1950s. They used the term to categorize people who developed diarrhea, constipation, and abdominal pain. Since then, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) has been the source of discomfort for millions of people. In America, IBS affects anywhere between 15 […]
Published July 2nd, 2020 When we talk about probiotic foods, we often think of yogurt, cheese, or kombucha. But have you ever heard of natto? If you’re a fan of Japanese cuisine, you might have. And you’ve probably scrunched up your nose while trying to eat it. Natto is a traditional Japanese dish made from […]
Published June 25th, 2020 Though it has a lot of benefits, probiotics have always been associated with gut health – and for good reason. Several studies have proven its efficacy in diarrhea and other digestive issues. But the all-important question that’s probably on your mind right now is: will it treat constipation? Though the evidence […]
Published June 25th, 2020 The moment you know you’re going to become a parent, a million thoughts start crossing your mind. “How do I prepare to become a good parent?” “How do I raise my child properly?” “What kind of lifestyle changes should I make?” But most importantly, you think about what you can do […]
Published June 18th, 2020 So, you want to cook with probiotic-rich food? And you’re wondering whether cooking them kills the nutrients in them? Well, we’re here to answer some of those questions. First off, what are probiotics? Probiotics are live “good” and “helpful” bacteria. Their benefits on your digestive and overall health are almost too […]
Published June 18th, 2020 Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common genital infection that affects women. It’s associated with the overgrowth of certain bacteria which causes an imbalance in the vagina. When we say “imbalance”, we refer to the delicate balance of good and bad bacteria. You may not know it but your vagina is […]
Published June 11th, 2020 People with candidiasis can attest to the inconvenience caused by this fungal infection. Aside from your genital area, it can also appear in your mouth, throat, and tongue. To top it off, it can enter deep into your body and cause various illnesses. Candidiasis is caused by Candida Albicans, a type […]
Published May 14th, 2020 They say that there’s a time for everything. Apparently, this also applies to taking probiotics. Unlike prescription medicines, there are no grave health consequences if you fail to take probiotics at the prescribed time. But taking them at a certain time of the day helps maximize their benefits. So, when should […]
Published on April 13, 2020 So far, there is no scientific evidence suggesting that expired probiotics can make you sick. However, the longer a probiotic supplement stays on the shelf, the lesser is its effectivity.Why is that?Also dubbed as the “good bacteria”, probiotics are live microorganisms that are beneficial to our body. Aside from supplements, […]
Published on April 3, 2020 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the C. difficile bacteria infects around 500,000 people each year. While the number of deaths is estimated at 14,000 annually. This makes Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) one of the leading causes of death in the US. CDI usually occurs in […]
Published February 27th, 2020 Antibiotics are one of the most common drugs that are prescribed in the US. And while it eradicates and treats all types of bacterial infection, many health professionals agree that its side effects outweigh its benefits.According to the CDC, at least 30 percent of all antibiotics prescribed in outpatient clinics are […]