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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

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

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

Fasting pros and cons: How it works, and can it be curative?

Fasting pros and cons: How it works, and can it be curative?

You’ve probably heard that intermittent fasting leads to weight loss, increased energy and some other certain health benefits. But is it true? We’ve got fasting pros and cons for you! How┬áintermittent fasting works? Historically, the rejection of food has often been associated with religion. Also, fasting was prescribed by doctors in Ancient Greece, Rome and Continue reading Fasting pros and cons: How it works, and can it be curative?

Irritable bowel syndrome guide: What is it and how to defeat it?

Irritable bowel syndrome guide: What is it and how to defeat it?

Despite the fact that irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) which causes pain and rumbling in the abdomen has been studied for several decades, its causes are still unknown. Our irritable bowel syndrome guide will help you understand the most important points. How to live with IBS? Can you treat it forever? What is irritable bowel syndrome Continue reading Irritable bowel syndrome guide: What is it and how to defeat it?