An interesting study has shown that staying awake for 24 hours leads to a reduced hand-to-eye coordination comparable to having a blood alcohol content of 0.1.
Although few people even consider this a problem, the Japanese even have a special word for overworking. They call it “karoshi” which, literally translated, means "death by overwork".
Information is stored in different parts of your memory, where information stored in the short-term memory may include the name of a person you met moments ago and information stored in the recent memory may include what you ate for breakfast.
There is no doubt that obesity has become the ultimate disease of the modern world. Several researches have came to the conclusion that regular exercise is the only way to increase the body's energy consumption and improve performance.
Night eating syndrome, also called the Nocturnal eating syndrome, is a very specific disorder where the affected individual wakes up several times during the night and is unable to fall back asleep unless they eat something.
The Atkins Diet, also known as the Atkins Nutritional Approach, is the most marketed and well-known of the low-carbohydrate diets on the market today.
There is no doubt that the regular physical activity is very important. People of all ages who are generally inactive can improve their health and well-being by becoming active at a moderate-intensity on a regular basis.
Everywhere you look, there are magazines, prints, radio, TV infomercials and web pages, promoting the latest weight loss sensation. In fact, Americans are spending over 30 billion dollars per year on all these fat burners.
It is a known fact that tobacco smoking has many disadvantages. Medical research has found that smoking is a major factor for developing several health problems such as lung cancer, emphysema, and cardiovascular disease.
Flu vaccine is made to fight influenza infection and it is considered safe for anyone older than 6 months who wants to protect themselves and those around them from flu and its complications.