SIGNS YOU MAY HAVE HIV

HIV symptoms Within a month or two of HIV entering the body, 40% to 90% of people experience flulike symptoms known as acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). But sometimes HIV symptoms don’t appear fo…

7 HEALTH BENEFITS OF GINGER

In the kitchen, we’ve long used ginger—in anything from ginger molasses cookies and ginger tea to Indian- and Asian-inspired dishes—as a flavor-agent. But in addition to being one of the most deliciou…

COMMON BIRTH CONTROL SIDE EFFECTS

Is it your birth control? Hormone-based birth control often comes with side effects that can range from slightly annoying to bad enough to make you switch. You may not know what you can tolerate until…

10 HOME REMEDIES FOR ECZEMA

When eczema strikes, red, scaly patches invade the skin—and they itch like crazy. This chronic inflammatory condition (also called atopic dermatitis) can’t be cured, and tends to flare periodica…

HOW TO KEEP YOUR JOINT

Put down that dumbbell and listen up: Muscles aren’t everything. “It’s your joints that make the whole body tick,” says Douglas Comeau, D.O., director of the Boston University Sports Medicine Fellowsh…

COMMON BIRTH CONTROL SIDE EFFECTS

Is it your birth control? Hormone-based birth control often comes with side effects that can range from slightly annoying to bad enough to make you switch. You may not know what you can tolerate until…

WHY YOU FEEL TIRED ALL THE TIME

Do you often ask yourself, “Why am I so tired all the time?” If so, this article may be the perfect read for you; we have compiled a list of some of the most common reasons for tiredness a…