Archives for August, 2014

12 Month Weight Loss Programme Transforms Young Man’s Life

August 28th, 2014
12 Month Weight Loss Programme Transforms Young Man’s Life

Tevante Clark, from North Carolina, weighed 28 stone at his peak weight. At just 19, he was unhappy with his size, to such an extent that he felt that he could no longer hang around with friends. In fact, over a period of 4 years, his circle of friends began to leave him out of […]

US Healthcare: The Obamacare Tide is Beginning to Turn

August 21st, 2014
US Healthcare: The Obamacare Tide is Beginning to Turn

Despite being rocked by constant and unrelenting opposition, the US president’s health care reforms are starting to look up. The two factors that are considered most important – prices and coverage – are favourable. According to the US Bureau of Labour Statistics, health care costs have been rising but rising very slowly. This is inevitably […]

Link Between Migraines and Dental Health

August 18th, 2014
Link Between Migraines and Dental Health

There are a number of different types of headache, but a migraine attack is more than just a bad headache. It can be a very severe painful attack affecting the eyesight and causing a physiological response, such as vomiting. There are several causes for migraines, and in some cases the attack is brought on by […]

Young Adults Encouraged to have Laser Eye Treatment in the USA

August 14th, 2014
Young Adults Encouraged to have Laser Eye Treatment in the USA

In a world where technology is becoming more and more advanced, many people are opting for laser eye surgery in order to improve their eyesight. Choosing laser eye surgery is not as straightforward as many think. Unlike cosmetic surgery, there are a number of factors which must be taken into account before a surgeon carries […]

40% of Hair Loss Sufferers are Women

August 11th, 2014
40% of Hair Loss Sufferers are Women

It is generally accepted that as men grow older, many will either lose their hair completely or the hairline will recede significantly. However, hair loss isn’t just an issue exclusive to males. Many women also find that their hair thins over time. Around 40% of women will experience hair thinning by the time they are […]

Irish Healthcare Plan Stalled

August 7th, 2014
Irish Healthcare Plan Stalled

The Irish government’s plan to introduce a universal healthcare system has stalled. It has been said that the plan to introduce the new health insurance scheme by 2019 is ‘too ambitious’. The problem stems from the fact that the scheme requires all Irish citizens to have full medical insurance to cover healthcare, but the current […]

Free Dentistry Weekend in North Carolina

August 4th, 2014
Free Dentistry Weekend in North Carolina

American dentists have been leading the way in offering free dentistry to local citizens as a way of encouraging them to visit regularly, and to help those who struggle to pay for treatment. The latest dental clinic to open its doors for free is one based in Fayetteville, North Carolina. This free dentistry weekend – […]

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