Varicose veins typically develop in the legs, just under the skin, and on the feet. While varicose veins can cause some symptoms of discomfort, pain and fatigue, many are more about appearance than anything else. Find out more about varicose veins and also spider veins...
Many find that a nap during the course of a long day can be very restorative. It can be because of a need to catch up on lost sleep during a disturbed night or just the need to power up to get on with the rest of a busy day. Could you benefit from "forty winks" during the day?
Skin tags can appear and start to grow bigger on various parts of the body but especially in those areas where the skin is more relaxed - around the eyes, under the armpits, on the neck or even in the groin.
But if the tags cause you embarrassment or irritation, there are various ways to remove them...
Researchers at the University of Oxford have been studying whether those with rheumatoid arthritis who currently take an anti-inflammatory drug (namely, Methotrexate) are lessening their risk of dementia. Find out more about the results of their research.
There has been a recent trend for the use of weighted blankets for adults and children alike. They are basically blankets that are weighed down by glass or plastic beads sewn into tiny pockets throughout. In the past, they were used by therapists to help their patients who might have hadanxiety or sensory issues.
Over time, however, weighted blankets have become more popular in the mainstream and people have been using them toreduce their insomniaand stress.
Just about everyone will carry a scar or two - perhaps from childhood accidents, as a result of surgery, from the growing problem of self-harming or even from acne outbreaks. But what can you do about them?
With the advent of texting, many phone users have developed an anxiety about physically answering their phone - they dislike the idea of using their phone for talking rather than for texting. Is there a solution for this phobia?