The amazing kidneys

Kidneys are the organs that are responsible for filtering the blood and balancing fluids in the body. Aside from its basic functions, it also reacts to hormones that are sent by the brain. Kidneys can even make their own hormones, which include the hormone that tells the body to make red blood cells. Furthermore, filtering […]

A gelotologist

  What do you call the person who studies laughter?  Answer: Gelotologist Gelotology (from the Greek gelos, meaning laughter) is the study of laughter and its effects on the body, from a psychological and physiological perspective. Its proponents often advocate induction of laughter on therapeutic grounds in complementary medicine. – Wikipedia

Physician visits survey

 75-90% of primary physician visits are due to stress.   Stress is a normal physical response to events that make you feel threatened or upset your balance in some way. When you sense danger – whether it’s real or imagined – the body’s defenses kick into high gear in a rapid, automatic process known as […]