Tag: winter

Eczema: Key tips to avoid eczema flare-ups in the winter

Eczema is a common skin condition that is often the result of having very dry skin because the skin is unable to retain moisture. As the NHS explained: “This dryness may make the skin more likely to react to certain triggers, causing it to become itchy and sore.” Now the winter is in full-swing, some

Here are some health benefits of cold weather

There are some surprising health benefits that come when the temperatures dip. Don't believe us? Read on. People often associate cold weather with sickness — temperatures drop, making it conducive for the cold virus to spread. Also known as the rhinovirus, it replicates inside the nasal cavity, giving us an itchy, runny nose. But, there

We need to take in the Winter in fact, Vitamin D supplements?

Should we take in the Winter Vitamin D tablets? Especially in the cold Season, many people resort to Vitamin D supplements. But how important is the additional income of the so-called “sunshine vitamin” in the Winter actually? According to experts, such means are only a very few people makes sense. Inadequate Vitamin D supply in

Dangerous Hyalomma tick, moved to the now also increasingly in Germany

Dangerous Hyalomma tick in Schleswig-Holstein demonstrated In Schleswig-Holstein, the dangerous Hyalomma has been proven-tick – in the Winter! This tick species is actually native to southern climes. The blood-suckers can transmit, among other things, the life threatening Crimean-Congo fever Virus. Non-native tick species found In the past few months, health experts have reported increasingly facing

Dementia symptoms peak in winter and spring, study finds

Adults both with and without Alzheimer’s disease have better cognition skills in the late summer and early fall than in the winter and spring, according to a new study published this week in PLOS Medicine by Andrew Lim of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the University of Toronto, Canada, and colleagues. There have been few

6 Wellness Escapes To Restore Your Mind, Body & Spirit

We get it – hibernation majorly appeals when there’s a chill in the air and the sky is greyer than the hoody now accompanying your workouts.  But mate, you’re not a bear, so it’s time to crawl out of this winter slump and dig out your suitcase. Simply planning a getaway can boost your wellbeing,