The Kidneys are a pair of organs in the abdomen that removes waste and extra water from the blood (as urine) and help keep chemicals such as sodium, potassium and calcium balanced in the body.The Kidneys also remove acid that is produced by the cells in the body and maintain a healthy balance of water,… Continue reading Why The Kidney Is Vital
Dental/Oral Health is concerned with the care of the teeth, gums and mouth. The goal is to prevent complications such as teeth decay (cavities) and gum disease and to maintain the overall health of the mouth.Healthy mouth, free from infections, injuries and other problems with teeth and gums, is important in maintaining our overall health… Continue reading Dental/Oral Health.
What is Physiotherapy and what role does it play in the health-care system? How important is its services for the health-care system?Physiotherapy also known as Physical Therapy is a critical component of the healthcare system and one of the allied health professions. It seeks to provide, maintain or restore health through physical examination. Physiotherapy is… Continue reading Dr. Keyna Health Show; Physiotherapy a pillar in the Health-Care System.
What is Physiotherapy and what role does it play in the health-care system? How important is its services for the health-care system?Physiotherapy also known as Physical Therapy is a critical component of the healthcare system and one of the allied health professions. It seeks to provide, maintain or restore health through physical examination. Physiotherapy is… Continue reading Keyna Health Show; Physiotherapy a pillar in the Health-Care System.
On Sunday, September 11, Keyna Health Show will conclude our discussion about Geriatrics and Geriatric Syndromes. Geriatric Medicine is a specialty of medicine focusing on the physical, mental and social well-being of the elderly people.It aims to promote their health, by preventing and treating diseases & disabilities.Geriatrics Syndromes refer to common health conditions in the… Continue reading Geriatrics and Geriatric Syndromes. Part 11
On Sunday this week precisely on August 21,2022, Keyna Health Show will complete the second and concluding edition of the program on Healthy Vision. What is regarded as a healthy Vision?Healthy Vision refers to a normal visual acuity comprising, clarity and sharpness of vision, measured at a distance of 20 feet. Once you have the… Continue reading Healthy Vision
Geriatrics or Geriatric Medicine is a specialty of medicine focussing on the physical, mental and social well-being of older people. It aims to promote their health, by preventing and treating diseases & disabilities. Geriatrics Syndromes refer to common health conditions in the elderly that don’t fit into the disease category. They include delirium, falls, incontinence,… Continue reading Geriatric Medicine
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60 to 80 percent of dementia cases. Most people with the disease get a diagnosis after age 65. If it’s diagnosed before then, it’s generally referred to as “younger onset” or “early onset” Alzheimer’s disease. There’s no cure for Alzheimer’s, but there are treatments that can… Continue reading What is Alzheimer’s disease?
1. Best all-around: The Mediterranean diet The Mediterranean diet is consistently rated as one of the healthiest eating patterns for almost anyone, including women over 50. Based on the eating patterns of people in Greece and Southern Italy in the 1960s, this diet is characterized by its low saturated fat content. It primarily comprises vegetables,… Continue reading The 5 Best Diets for Women Over 50
Experts say you can adapt to a vegan diet slowly by taking initial steps such as eliminating processed and/or red meat from your meals. Lon Ben-Asher, MS, RD, LD/N, a nutritionist at the Pritikin Longevity Center in Miami, Florida, said symptoms associated with arthritis can “absolutely” be managed and improved through modification of eating habits.… Continue reading How a Vegan Diet Can Reduce the Pain Of Rheumatoid Arthritis.