Besides proper brushing and flossing, one should also eat foods that reduce bacteria buildup in the mouth. There are plenty of foods that prevent bad breath (halitosis), including vitamin C-rich foods, foods rich in dietary fiber and a variety of herbs and spices.
Effective treatments for Bipolar II disorder include medication, psychotherapy, lifestyle changes, and in rare cases, hospitalization. Although Bipolar II is a milder former of Bipolar I disorder, many of the treatments are similar.
Nuts can be found all over the world, especially in tropical areas. They have provided flavor and sustenance to humans for hundreds of years, making them an important part of not just our daily diet but our entire history.
Most binge eaters are overweight. Therefore, most of the medical problems associated with binge eating are due to the excess pounds. This article looks at the deleterious effects on health caused by this eating disorder.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can significantly impact every aspect of adult life. But the disorder does not have to hold you back as there are many personal and professional support systems available.
Music evokes many feelings and emotions, energizing, inspiring, calming, or making people happy. Songs and melodies can change moods. Did you know that music, or music therapy, can actually alleviate clinical depression? So, how does music therapy help depression? Read here to learn the answer.
A diet without carbohydrates causes the body to undergo ketosis, which is a process of using stored-up body fat to fuel the body’s energy needs. This makes a no carb or low carb diet popular with people who want to lose weight. Choosing the right ingredients allows for safe, tasty zero carb meals.
Edible wild mushrooms grow almost everywhere in the USA, with the Midwest and southern states offering the richest varieties. Most mushrooms appear in spring or fall. Mushroom hunting is a time-honored tradition in many rural areas, and a means to enjoy exotic food not found in supermarket shelves.
The most serious risk for a person with peanut allergy is baked goods. They may appear peanut-free but cross-contamination during the process of producing can be a possibility. It is best to go for peanut-free foods brand names that guarantee nut-free products made from their nut-free factories.
Fruit pasteurization kills harmful microorganisms known to cause diseases such as tuberculosis, brucellosis, diphtheria, and scarlet fever. However, the process may also destroy some enzymes, pectin, and possibly beneficial microbes depending on the fruit pasteurization time and temperature applied.