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by Healthiack.com on May 21st 2017

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a diagnosis tens of millions Americans hear from their doctor and one which many more aren’t even aware of. The bad news? Without treatment, high blood pressure can lead to heart disease, kidney failure, stroke, and many...

by Healthiack.com on May 21st 2017

Sure Fido is always excited to greet you at the door and constantly brings a smile to your face, but are there truly scientific-based health benefits to owning a dog? Absolutely. When it comes to therapeutic companionship as well as their ability to aid with everything...

by Healthiack.com on May 21st 2017

Your hands are considered the front-line of your human experience – the tactile connection between you and the rest of the world. Tactioception, or the sense of touch, also known as somatosensation, is the physiological result of the activation of neural...

by Healthiack.com on May 21st 2017

What do you picture when you heard the word “muscles”? Body builders? Weight lifting? Popeye? Muscle maintenance and function is much more basic than rippling biceps and rock hard abs. Especially as you age, understanding muscle physiology and practicing both...

by Healthiack.com on May 21st 2017

We eat our cereal, we walk the 5 miles a day our trainer or doctor told us to, eat our salmon and arugula and, at the end of the day, are convinced that we’re living a healthy lifestyle. On the other hand, when it comes to sleep, we’re short thinkers and it...

by Healthiack.com on May 10th 2017

A diabetes pump or an insulin pump, is a gadget designed for diabetic patients. Via a catheter, it delivers insulin into the body throughout the day. The gadget is easy and convenient to carry around. It can be placed inside pockets, or clipped onto a belt, just...