Diabetic Shock is a life-threatening condition that often results from untreated Diabetes. It can occur when your blood sugar is too high, also known as hyperglycemia. If you fail to treat your hyperglycemia or bring it back to normal levels again, it can develop into Diabetic Shock. Symptoms of this condition include nausea, sweating, confusion and anxiety. If left untreated, you may enter a coma or even die from the condition. However, there are things you can do to prevent it in the first place. Learning more about what causes Diabetic Shock and ways to avoid it is a good way to help you manage Diabetes.
The truth is that there isn’t one single origin of migraines as several factors can trigger them, and it varies from person to person. Fortunately, there are many ways to treat this type of headache, and there are also some things you can do to prevent them from occurring in the first place. Below is some information about what causes migraines and new treatments.
A first aid kit is a must-have for any home. It can be used to treat minor injuries and illnesses, and it can also be used to treat more serious injuries until you can get the injured person to a hospital.
Melatonin is a hormone naturally produced by the brain when you are exposed to dimming light, like the setting of the sun, and at its peak production in darkness. Melatonin allows your brain to transition from the state of being awake to a sleep state. Melatonin governs and regulates the body’s circadian rhythm, hormones secreted by the endocrine system, and most importantly, your sleep patterns.
Have you ever thought about cleaning your toothbrush? When you finish brushing your teeth, you keep that toothbrush without proper cleaning at the same place where it gets bacteria, viruses, and lots of germs that damage your teeth.
If you wake up with a few sneezes, coughing, and have the achy, fevering feeling – how do you determine whether you have cold symptoms or the flu?
If you find yourself with an unresponsive, unconscious person and you’re not sure how to proceed, it’s important to first check for signs of life. Most people know to check if the casualty is breathing – but what if they are not? These are the critical signs that CPR must be administered immediately. Follow our CPR steps to ensure you are best prepared in case of a cardiopulmonary emergency.
Men die at higher rates than women for all of the five top causes of death. This blog is a reminder for men to take care of their health.
If you had an encounter with a fire ant before, you know that tens or hundreds of them tend to all sting at once and can sting repeatedly (ouch). Fire ant bites are painful and what’s worse is the burning or itching sensation from the sting can last up to an hour. If you suffer from multiple bites, you may feel as if your body is on fire.
While many of us see shark attacks happen on the big screen, the reality is shark attacks do happen in real life. In Australia, where most beautiful oceans do not come with risks, we accept the fact that the moment we swim or surf, we are eventually venturing into the shark’s natural habitat.