Health

Do Antidepressants Impair Sexual Function?

It has become almost common knowledge that the group of antidepressants called SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) can cause sexual problems, including lack of interest and difficulty in becoming aroused or reaching orgasm. But research findings presented at…

Unexplained Physical Complaints

If you’ve ever had a stomachache before an exam or important meeting, or developed a headache during an argument, you have some idea of what somatization is. Although it’s common to experience these types of medically unexplained symptoms,…

How Is Cholesterol Measured?

Blood cholesterol levels are measured in mmol/L. Shown below are the recommended levels for cholesterol and lipoproteins for people: With no risk factors With risk factors With heart disease No Risk Factors (mmol/L) With Risk Factors (mmol/L) With…

Are You Carrying Cholesterol In Your Cart?

Eat Wisely To Protect Your Heart! What is Cholesterol? Cholesterol is a type of fat that our body needs to help us absorb nutrients from the foods we eat, make hormones, build cells, and make vitamin D. Cholesterol…