Technological advances are changing the way we live, as well as the way medicine is practiced. Cloud computing - the act of storing and accessing programs and data over the Internet rather than on a computer hard drive - is advantageous for businesses, individuals, and healthcare entities. Even complicated processes such as genomic sequencing benefit from cloud computing.
You may have seen recent news concerning the potential for talcum powder to cause ovarian cancer. However, most experts are reluctant to say that there is a direct link at this point in time.
Widely known as “Indian saffron”, turmeric is a spice with very long history of medicinal use, dating back nearly 4000 years in Southeast Asia. This is one of those herbs that has innumerable health benefits and it would take several pages to list all of them, so I will summarize some of the most relevant information for you here.
Cashews are the third most produced nut in the world. But did you know that they're not actually nuts?
Being diagnosed with cancer can make you feel like you are in the fight of your life. Unfortunately, some patients must also battle cultural and societal stigmas about the disease, and others struggle to share their burden with loved ones.
Despite the widespread use of cosmetics, the FDA does not require any safety testing of the ingredients in personal care products before they can be sold. This has caused concern for many people, as there are preservatives in cosmetics, like parabens, that may cause some adverse health affects.
In the busyness of our lives, we often find ourselves eating unhealthy snacks that are high in calories, but low in nutrients. Dried fruits and vegetables are a healthy and easy on-the-go snack.