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Checklist: 11 signs of eating behavior problems

Checklist: 11 signs of eating behavior problems

According to statistics, every hour one person dies because of eating disorders. So, here are 11 signs of eating behavior problems. Such disorders include anorexia and bulimia, but also drunken eating, permanent dieting or detoxing, and so on. The causes of the development of eating disorders are not entirely clear. Seems like genetics, environmental and Continue reading Checklist: 11 signs of eating behavior problems

Shelf life rules for foods, medicines and cosmetics

Shelf life rules for foods, medicines and cosmetics

We’re sure that the concept of the expiration date is familiar to everybody. Still, there are some shelf life rules for foods, medicines and cosmetics you might not know. So, is it possible to take expired medications? When it is better to throw out cosmetics? Could you store foods more than it’s written on labels? Continue reading Shelf life rules for foods, medicines and cosmetics

10 common antibiotic myths that affect treatment

10 common antibiotic myths that affect treatment

Let us find all the truth about so-called probiotics, duration of treatment with antibiotics, and their compatibility with alcohol. First, mind that these 10 common antibiotic myths might affect the treatment. Spoiler: certain suberbugs can actually resist such drugs, and antibiotics cannot actually cure common flu. Just mind that some misconceptions may make these effective Continue reading 10 common antibiotic myths that affect treatment

A brief guide to a healthy back for those who sit a lot

A brief guide to a healthy back for those who sit a lot

Having a healthy back is extremely important, since it literally supports all the body. However, this is not so easy for those who have to sit a lot, or those who lug around extra weight daily. So, here are some tips to keep your back muscles and your spine in shape, to avoid back pain, Continue reading A brief guide to a healthy back for those who sit a lot

Food intolerance: Who should avoid gluten and lactose

Food intolerance: Who should avoid gluten and lactose

Who should really avoid gluten and lactose, and why preventive exclusion of these products fits a few? Today we’re talking about food intolerance. Its symptoms include increased fatigue, skin itching, bloating and abdominal pain after eating. Let’s define, why it happens, and how to cope with it. Food intolerance vs allergy The symptoms of allergy Continue reading Food intolerance: Who should avoid gluten and lactose