There are certain people who suffer from depression when winter comes. These symptoms are commonly known as the winter blues, although the condition is medically known as the SAD or Seasonal Affective Disorder. Those who suffer from this condition tend to become moody, depressed, stress and lethargic when the winter season comes. This can worsen our stress leading the increase the chance of one of the worse case scenario which is getting Flare Ups for those who suffers Eczema! Learn more on the negative effects of Stress on Eczema here.
As a definition, the Seasonal Affective Disorder is a type of depression that’s linked to the changing of the season. Usually, the symptoms start to appear around the start of November and will disappear during the spring season. Continue reading
Tea drinkers, instead of throwing away those used tea bags, why don’t you put them to good use? You will be surprised to know that used tea bags can actually benefit you in many ways. If this is the first time you hear about this, then here are 8 ways on how you can benefit from used tea bags. Continue reading
Vitamin K is mainly known for its ability to assist in blood clotting but it’s actually a collection of vitamins that offer a wide range of other health benefits. In this article, we will share with you all the information you need to understand this vitamin. You’ll also learn the difference between Vitamin K1 and Vitamin K2, and the benefits you get when you have a fair amount of these vitamins in your system. Continue reading
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you already know all about collagen’s skin tightening properties. The good news is that collagen is a naturally occurring protein and there’s plenty of it to go around in the body. It’s mostly available in the connective tissues and the bones.
Taking collagen can lead to brighter, firmer and plump skin. It can also help prevent skin issues like cellulite. A little known fact is that this nutrient is also beneficial for cultivating stronger and healthier nails and hair.
Due to its ability to promote skin elasticity, collagen intake is a fantastic way to smooth wrinkles and fine lines. Collagen can also help you alleviate joint pain, arthritis and other signs of aging. Continue reading
The month of October is Eczema Awareness and to jump-start this awareness is a song, simply called the Eczema song, produced by the Eczema Company. The singer is the one and only Kyle Dine. Please share this YouTube video with your friends/family and spread the awareness. Let’s battle Eczema together worldwide.
Quote from the Eczema Company
The Eczema Song is a collaboration between singer/songwriter, Kyle Dine, and Jennifer Roberge, founder of The Eczema Company and Its An Itchy Little World blog. The song was created in an effort to bring some fun relief to the daily stress of eczema which affects more than 10-20% of kids in North America. It’s a heavy burden for little ones to bear; the stares from other kids or parents, the relentless itch and the struggle with mittens, wraps, and creams. The Eczema Song is dedicated to all the strong, amazing children who have eczema but won’t be defined by it.