Eating oranges or drinking orange juice is, unfortunately, not an effective treatment against colds. However, the vitamin C in oranges can help reduce the duration of symptoms if the fruit is consumed preventively in sufficient quantities.
A lumbar sprain is defined as an injury to one or more ligaments in the lower back. It can have different degrees of severity, including stretching and partial or complete tearing, and implies a lesion of the soft tissues, such as ligaments, muscles and tendons.
Applying plenty of sunscreen before we go outside is not simply a good idea — it’s a necessity. But do we really know what’s going on with all of those chemicals we’re liberally applying to our skin so many times each day?
There are many forms of sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs). Whether contracted by vaginal, oral or anal sex, STBBIs can be passed on, among other things, through the exchange of bodily fluids or skin contact.