START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: psoriasis

7 Little-Known Benefits of Sunlight

This time of year, everyone wants to be outside. It feels so good to have the warm sun on our bare skin. If you haven't heard that being out in the sun, unprotected by sunscreen, puts you at risk for …

139 comments

Is Low Stomach Acid Damaging Your Health?

If you’re suffering from bloating, gas, indigestion, and frequently even heartburn, you may have insufficient stomach acid. Officially called hydrochloric acid, this compound is essential to digest pr…

63 comments

What is Psoriasis?

Psoriasis looks gross, there's no debate there. What triggers your skin to build up in red, scaly layers? Play this video to get the details.…

49 comments

Painful Sex? It Could Be Vulvar Disease

For 20 million women, painful sex is having a major impact on their lives. It's not only painful, it affects the quality of their relationships and it keeps on causing a problem until it's treated. Th…

41 comments

6 Healthy Uses for Coconut Oil

Dry skin, a paper cut, maybe even a tummy ache? Try a drop of coconut oil. Offering a myriad of health benefits, coconut oil is affordable, readily available and completely natural. Here are six reaso…

204 comments

How My Intuition Healed My Son

By Monica Wilcox Dads and moms Some fathers bring the gift of rule-stretching to their parenting: sneaking out for an ice cream before dinner, showing PG-13 movies if they feature hyper-spac…

52 comments

How Sunlight Could Prevent Alzheimer’s and Cancer

In part one of this series on Vitamin D, Dr. Frank addresses the epidemic of vitamin D deficiency: 30 to 100 percent of Americans don't get enough of this crucial hormone. This deficiency can play a…

205 comments

Are You Vitamin D Deficient?

In part one of this series, Dr. Frank addresses the epidemic of vitamin D deficiency: 30 to 100 percent of Americans don't get enough of this crucial hormone. This deficiency can play a role in almost…

34 comments

Dangers of Vitamin D Deficiency

It is estimated that anywhere from 30 to 100 percent of Americans, depending upon their age and community living environments, are deficient in Vitamin D. More than half of all American children are v…

47 comments

Healing Eczema and Psoriasis Naturally

Joanne knew it was time for a change but didn't know where to begin. After suffering with eczema on her elbows, knees, and face for over a dozen years, she just couldn't handle the almost constant it…

43 comments

meet our writers

Megan Zehnder

Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people... more

people are talking

Great suggestions for starting our day right with these yoga poses! Thank you.

Let's try! Thank you for sharing :)

SPAM Grumpily reported

good to have handy