Breast milk and Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is the most natural way to feed your newborn baby. Breast milk has many advantages to commercially made products or animal milk, not to mention it is the cheapest way to nourish your child. Of course, due to various reasons, not every mother is able to breastfeed her child but, when possible, try strictly … Continue reading Breast milk and Breastfeeding

High Cholesterol

Also known as high cholesterol, hypercholesterolemia occurs when the total cholesterol level in the blood is above the normal limits. Similar to High blood pressure, there are no symptoms associated with this disorder. The only way to know if you have high cholesterol is by taking a blood test. Cholesterol Levels: Normal: less than 200 … Continue reading High Cholesterol

High Blood Pressure

Hypertension Hypertension (HTN), or high blood pressure, is a common but serious chronic disease where there is an abnormal increase in pressure in the arteries of the body. Generally HTN does not have symptoms but some people may experience headache or vomiting, or may feel unwell, weak, or even faint when their blood pressure is … Continue reading High Blood Pressure