Nutrition & Health Science
In this condition, features of marasmus and kwashiorkor are present simultaneously. The body weight is less than 60% of the normal. Dependent edema is present.
The perception of health in Japan focuses on the whole body, not just isolated symptoms, and treatment options vary accordingly.
Media has made an incredible impact on the dissemination of knowledge, ability to impact behaviors, and capacity to provide access to interventions.
Learn about foods that help prevent the flu, colds and other illnesses by boosting your immune system. Also tips about how lifestyle choices can keep you healthy.
You've heard that our bodies are vessels, with water constituting 60% of it, but have you ever wondered where all that water is or what it does? This article shows why the human body needs so much.
The lack of oxygen is the most overlooked problem in the human body. There is a regimen that can be followed to oxygenate the body properly using 35 percent food-grade hydrogen peroxide.
Gout is a medical condition and quite often it will cause acute inflammatory arthritis which will cause the feet and legs to swell and if it is in the big toe or big toes like in the photo it is called podagra. But that...
A fully grown up person, 25 years and above, has 206 bones and a newly born baby has no less than 270 bones. This happens because as we grow older a number of small bones will fuse together forming larger and stronger...
Vitamin C sources, functions, properties and some interesting facts from history in regards to the common cold.
MyPlate coloring pages and resources make learning the new food guide more fun for students and teaching much easier for teachers. Download, printout and use these myplate coloring pages with kids.
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