The blood or bodily fluids of the coronavirus infected people can contaminate the inanimate objects. Studies suggest that coronavirus can remain infectious for up to 9 days on plastic surfaces at room temperature (20°C-22°C), while up to 5 days on glass surfaces and up to 8 hours on latex gloves or aluminium surfaces.
Despite the tremendous efforts of the Chinese government, the number of Covid-19 cases and deaths still continue to rise with time. Within a three week period, the total number of reported Covid-19 cases has jumped from 600 to 69,075, a more than 115 times increase! By 15th of February, 1,666 people have died from Covid-19. Only 13% of the infected people have recovered from Covid-19 so far.
Covid-19 is an infectious respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China. It can trigger the inflammation of the tiny sacs at the end of the breathing tubes in the lungs that are filled up with fluid. Covid-19 may cause breathing difficulties that starve the body of oxygen.
There isn't a vaccination to prevent the new coronavirus infection. We have to rely on our body's immune system to survive this kind of threat just in case. People with a strong immune system is unlikely to die from coronavirus infection. Find out the 6 ways to protect yourself from the deadly coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
A study by University of Edinburgh showed that the risk for breast cancer is higher for women who still menstruate at the age of 50 and significantly lower for women who have reached menopause before the age of 45. The longer exposure to high levels of estrogen increases the probability of estrogen receptor cells in women's body to become cancer cells. Post-menopausal women who undergo Hormone Replacement Therapy have a higher risk of breast cancer too.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women. Studies involving 2,509 women age 45 to 84 years from different ethnicities (987 White, 331 Chinese, 641 Black, 550 Hispanic) showed that women who reached menopause before the age of 46 have an increased risk of heart disease and stroke.
Menopause doesn't increase the risk for cancer. Studies suggest that the long exposure to estrogen prior to menopause increases the risk of various cancers. Women who experienced menopause after the age of 55 or began menstruating before the age of 12 are both at a higher risk of having ovarian, breast and uterine cancer.
Garlic has been shown to lower blood pressure, reduce LDL cholesterol levels and prevent the hardening of the arteries. Studies suggest that eating garlic helps decrease the risk for heart disease, diabetes, cancer and many other diseases. Garlic protects the liver from toxic chemicals and boost the body's immune system.
The ability of the body to trigger inflammation is very crucial for your life. Without it, you will not be able to live long enough to survive any injury or infection. Inflammation is a crucial pre-healing process in the body. It is part of the body's immune mechanism to limit damages and repair any defect.
Naturally found in the body, hyaluronic acid gives skin its youthful plumpness. There are five different types of hyaluronic acid according to their skin penetration ability. When you buy a hyaluronic acid serum or cream, it is crucial to choose the one made with the best hyaluronic acid to renew your skin.
There are some visible changes to the skin and hair during menopause. Usually one year after the last period, women find that their skin becomes drier and the signs of ageing look more prominent. With declining estrogen levels, many women experience thinning hair and notice more hair growing on their face.
A clinical study in Germany showed that daily application of cacay oil within a 4 week period reduced the appearance of wrinkles by 45%. This study found that cacay oil boosts the skin's hydration and elasticity while also visibly smooths out the appearance of the skin and makes it look firmer.
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