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How‌ ‌Does‌ ‌Stress‌ ‌Affect‌ ‌the‌ Nervous‌ ‌System?‌ ‌

How‌ ‌Does‌ ‌Stress‌ ‌Affect‌ ‌the‌ Nervous‌ ‌System?‌ ‌

Aug 31, 2020 by

‌‌The‌ ‌body’s‌ ‌nervous‌ ‌system‌ ‌consists‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌brain,‌ ‌the‌ ‌spine,‌ ‌and‌ ‌the‌ ‌nerves‌ ‌that‌ ‌show‌ ‌vital‌ ‌body‌ ‌signals.‌ ‌These‌ ‌three‌ ‌organs‌ ‌work‌ ‌in‌ ‌unison‌ ‌pretty‌ ‌well,‌ ‌but‌... more

Past Perspectives on Pandemics

Past Perspectives on Pandemics

Aug 25, 2020 by

People in the press describing the COVID-19 pandemic often use the word "unprecedented." Whether it is an intentional attempt at deception, an exaggeration, or pure... more

5 Ways to Stay Mobile as You Age

5 Ways to Stay Mobile as You Age

Jun 17, 2020 by

Seniors who have serious mobility challenges can sometimes lose their independence, as they may need family members or caregivers to help them get around. Being... more

What Do Artificial Sweeteners Do to Your Body?

What Do Artificial Sweeteners Do to Your Body?

Jun 14, 2020 by

Artificial sweeteners, or sugar substitutes, as a replacement for regular sugar, will decrease your overall calorie intake but they often “trick” the body because the... more

10 helpful tips to deal with stress and anxiety

10 helpful tips to deal with stress and anxiety

Jun 11, 2020 by

7 out of 10 adults suffer from Stress & Anxiety, but not all stress is bad! Acute stress – or short-term stress – is usually... more

Why do we itch? | Pruritus is important

Why do we itch? | Pruritus is important

Jun 09, 2020 by

The average person experiences dozens of individual itches each day. Have you ever wondered why we itch? What causes the itch? An itch, also known... more