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It has been inculcated to us for many years that cigarette smoking is dangerous to our health more than it is beneficial. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) acknowledges that cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable death worldwide, and is in fact causing approximately 7 million deaths per year. Furthermore, smoking causes various diseases as well including tuberculosis, pneumonia, and heart and pulmonary diseases, among others which can cause death as it is &nd

US Sex education is not effective enough

It is no longer debatable that sex education must be taught in schools, but the means as to how it is taught remains disputed. Almost 95% of public high schools have sex education or HIV/AIDS awareness courses in their curricula. Approximately 500 of those high schools have health clinics and more than 300 make contraception (condoms)

Diabetes is one the most prevalent chronic diseases in the world. According to the World Health Organization, more than 420 million people are living with diabetes today, and this number is bound to rise as more and more people develop prediabetes. As a complex condition, managing diabetes involves a holistic approach that integrates medication as necessary, physical activity, diet modification, and preventive care. Creating an appropriate diet, in particular, is a cornerstone of caring for p