Category: Advices

Resilience
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Resilience

Life is not easy and it throws at us a lot f challenges with varying difficulties. They range from the usual daily challenges to more traumatic events like the loss of loved ones, serious accidents and illnesses. Each person reacts to these challenges differently, yet most people generally adapt over time thanks to resilience. Resilience...

Sugar, Health and immunity
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Sugar, Health and immunity

When a foreign material such as a microbe, plant pollen or a chemical, invades the body, our immune system becomes activated. This often triggers a process called inflammation. This is a part of the body’s natural healing process. Chronic inflammation can cause several chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, depression, cancer and others....

by November 18, 2020September 9, 2021
Olive oil: Good or bad?
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Olive oil: Good or bad?

Recently, people are interested to know how specific foods and a balanced diet promote health. The prevention of chronic disease such as heart disease and cancer is of major concern.  As part of this trend, healthy eating especially the Mediterranean diet are becoming more popular. The Mediterranean diet is known for the high consumption of...

The Pollution Diet
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The Pollution Diet

We live in a polluted environment. Lebanon ranks as one of the most polluted areas in the Middle East, as shown by a recent study in 2019. Along with Iraq, Lebanon has the highest levels of nitrogen dioxide. Moreover, the environment must have become more polluted especially after the massive fires that devoured the Lebanese...

by November 23, 2019December 30, 2021
Diet and Breast cancer
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Diet and Breast cancer

Breast Cancer is the most frequently diagnosed malignancy in women today. There are many believes about diet and breast cancer incidence and recurrence especially when it comes to alcohol consumption, weight gain and being overweight. More studies are supporting the role that dietary factors can play in both the development and prevention of BC. I...

Protect Earth, Protect your health!
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Protect Earth, Protect your health!

Environmental problems are booming all over the world. If we don’t start taking action real soon, we will be in an environmental disaster. Everything around us is polluted; we are breathing polluted air, drinking contaminated water and eating food saturated with chemicals and antibiotics. All this is directly affecting our health and causing so many...

by September 11, 2019December 30, 2021
Unhealthy diets, the world’s biggest killer
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Unhealthy diets, the world’s biggest killer

According to WHO, more than half of worldwide deaths were due to the top 10 causes, which include ischemic heart disease, stroke, COPD, lung cancer and diabetes, in addition to mental disease like Alzheimer’s and dementia, road injuries and communicable disease like diarrheal disease and tuberculosis. The top 5 causes of death can be prevented...