Health Awareness

 · 6 min read

Common Heartburn Drugs Linked to Early Death, Study Claims.

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in September 2019 and has since been updated.Heartburn medications, called proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), may increase the risk of early death, according to research [1]. Over-the-counter (OTC), as well as prescription medications for heartburn, may increase the risk of heart disease, stomach cancer, and kidney dysfunction, among other […]

Jenn Ryan

Jenn Ryan

Freelance Health & Wellness Writer

 · 5 min read

Kate Bowler: How to Speak to Someone Who’s Suffering

Saying the wrong things to a person in deep pain and suffering is usually an unintentional act. Everyone thinks they are being helpful and supportive, but a lot of times, we only end up making the person feel worse. They won’t always call us out on our unintended mistakes, and we just go right ahead […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

 · 8 min read

Is Poor Liver Function Making You Gain Weight?

The liver is a vital organ responsible for various essential functions in the body, including metabolism, waste substance filtration and removal, and nutrient storage. Poor liver function can have significant impacts on overall health, but is it directly related to weight gain? Let’s find out. The Role of the Liver The liver plays a crucial […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

 · 11 min read

Ingrown Toenails: 6 Surprisingly Effective Home Remedies

If you’ve ever had an ingrown toenail, you know the pain that it can cause. Not only that, but it’s annoying because we use our toes in some way or another as part of our usual daily movement, and this use and constant knocking seems to aggravate the nail even more. It makes it more […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

 · 4 min read

This is what sleeping on the left side does for our brain, stomach & glymphatic health

Side sleeping is the go-to position of many people. But they may not be aware that this comes with certain health benefits. In fact, different sleeping positions could lead to different results in the body, for good and bad. In general, people should sleep however they find themselves most comfortable. Still, if they are experiencing […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate

 · 3 min read

Woman Who Had Dementia For 5 Years Turned Out To Have A Common And Reversible Condition

A new medical report details the case of a woman who started showing strange “altered behavior” and was diagnosed with dementia for five years. However, her symptoms were actually reversible. The unnamed woman, discussed in BMJ Case Reports, started exhibiting a gradual change in behavior, which was noticed by her family. As well as no longer cooking, keeping […]

Jenn Ryan

Jenn Ryan

Freelance Health & Wellness Writer

 · 3 min read

5 Minor Signs That Something is Majorly Wrong With Your Body

Your body always knows there is something wrong way before your brain does. It’s easy to ignore something tiny. Simple to dismiss as something that doesn’t really matter. But there are serious signs something is wrong with your body without you being any the wiser, particularly when those things are small. These are all symptoms […]

Leah Berenson

Leah Berenson

Freelance Writer

 · 8 min read

Causes of Pain Behind Your Eyes & How to Make it Stop

Experiencing pain behind the eyes can be a discomforting and worrying sensation. Understanding the root causes of this pain and knowing how to alleviate it is crucial for maintaining eye health and overall well-being. In this article, we’ll explore the various reasons for pain behind the eyes and discuss effective methods for managing and preventing […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

 · 5 min read

10 Common Causes Of Dementia

Many of us probably already know someone who has suffered or who is currently suffering from dementia. Perhaps an aunt or uncle, a grandparent, or a family friend – maybe even our own parents. Anyone watching someone go through this condition knows how difficult it is. Dementia is a neurological disorder that affects cognitive function, […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

The Hearty Soul Team

 · 3 min read

There’s An Entirely Different Class of Dementia We Know Almost Nothing About

Dementia doesn’t exclusively affect seniors. It can also occur in children. Childhood dementia comes as a result of rare genetic conditions, and its symptoms are as devastating as the more commonly known class of dementia. They include loss of memory, confusion, and trouble communicating. The disorder also worsens as time goes on.  What Causes Childhood […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Founder of The Creative Palate