Back acne is back!

back acne

There has been a lot of talk of facial acne. It’s unsightly and so we try everything we can to get rid of it. However, in 61 percent of acne cases, the pustules are in the back and the chest. Surprised? This is called truncal acne. Truncal acne This is just acne that appears in …


5 Home Remedies for those Pesky Pimples


Pimples are painful and inconvenient, when they pop up on days you need to look best. So, the natural response is to panic and scramble around to find something to help get rid of that nasty bump on your face. We have some easy home remedies to save you from that panic and harsh chemicals …


Recovering after an Inguinal Hernia Repair

inguinal hernia repair

Any surgical procedure requires careful after-care to prevent further damage to the organ under repair. A hernia occurs due to an organ pushing through the opening of the muscle or tissue, which holds it in place. For instance, the intestines can break through the abdominal wall. Hernias are not life threatening, however, require a surgical procedure …


Don’t Squeeze that Pimple! | Teenage Acne

teenage acne

Aargh! She yelled and sped to the bathroom, rummaging for make up to cover up the big pimple that had popped up on her forehead. As she didn’t want her friends to make fun of her for that. She was fourteen and every pimple was a big deal. As puberty starts to kick in, many teenagers find that they …


Signs of Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer

Cancer kills the most number of people around the world. Testicular cancer may not be the most common form of cancer, however, is a concern for young men. Accumulation of abnormal cells in one or both of your testes, can cause testicular cancer. If you are aged between 20 to 34 years, then it is more likely …


Help Your Dad With Healthy Ageing

Healthy Ageing

With Father’s Day celebrated just yesterday, wishes and quotes is in plenty, all around. However, it is also important to be there for your dad throughout the year. With long-range planning, it’s possible to extend the years on his health and his independence. Always keep in mind that being the caregiver for your father and mother …


Dad — Make Time for Your Kids

dad baby

Psychology Today revealed that fathers are as essential as mothers for healthy child development. The global estimated births average out at 353,000 babies every day, according to UNICEF. This is an extraordinary about 255 births every minute! With some babies born every day the role of parents becomes extremely essential. According to the U.S. census, 1 …


Hypertension Runs in the Family for Men


This ‘World Hypertension Day’ we aim to raise awareness about the condition caused by high blood pressure. Hypertension is diagnosed by measuring the patient’s blood pressure. Some symptoms among hypertensives may include headaches, shortness of breath or nose bleeds, however, many people may not show any signs. A study conducted at the The Johns Hopkins Institute demonstrated …


How To Stop Your Partner From Snoring?


No matter how much in love you maybe with your partner, snoring can take a toll on your relationship. Snoring is caused by an obstruction in the nasal airway, which is between the nose and lungs. According to the National Sleep Foundation in the US, men snore nearly twice as much as women, every night. Sleeping partners …


Masturbation – How much is too much?


How do you know when you’ve crossed the invisible threshold into a place where your masturbation frequency is too much? There won’t be any alarms that go off in your head and there certainly won’t be anyone to tell you, so how do you know? Well, the good news is that experts say there is …