If you have any sort of interest in fitness, or even just a friend with a smartwatch, you’ve probably heard that we’re all supposed to take 10,000 steps a day. The idea of taking 10,000 steps every day has helped a lot of new people take an interest in their levels of physical activity. But is this all just a marketing technique, or something with an actual scientific basis?
Up to 80% of all premature deaths by heart disease are preventable. The World Heart Federation aims to spread awareness of the common and avoidable causes of heart problems to reduce the prevalence of this serious health issue.
Bell’s palsy is when one side of the face becomes weak or paralyzed as a result of nerve damage. Even though Bell’s palsy is not a serious condition and will disappear on its own in most cases, physical therapy can be used to speed up the process.