Covid-19 and obesity: 5 tips for healthy weight loss

Last week it became painfully clear how bad obesity is for our health; no less than 80% of the people currently in the ICU with the Corona virus are overweight. The likely cause of this is that overweight people have more ACE2 receptors in their fat cells (the receptors that COVID-19 acts on) For many … Read more

How long does a yeast infection last?

What types of fungal infections are there? There are several types of fungal infections. The most common fungal infections are: athlete’s foot, vaginal fungus, groin fungus, ringworm, candida and fungal nail (also called fungal nail). We show the most common cases in the photos of fungal infections on this website. A fungal infection may look … Read more

Yeast infection home remedies

A vaginal yeast infection is neither dangerous nor contagious, but it is very annoying. Fortunately, the experts at Maastricht UMC + know what to do with a vaginal yeast infection and give tips.   Symptoms of the vaginal yeast infection If you have a vaginal yeast infection, you may experience itching, vaginal discharge and sometimes … Read more

Gray Hair

Gray hair. Everyone will have to deal with this sooner or later, but for some people it starts at a relatively young age. Hair turns gray due to a complex biological process. Not everyone is happy when the result of this process starts to become visible and the first gray hairs are visible. Many people … Read more

25 x healthy snacks that you can eat without feeling guilty

Snacking doesn’t have to be as bad as you think. If you make the right choices, you actually do well. American dietitian Rachel Beller even says that snacking is just as “mandatory” as breakfast. If you are too hungry between breakfast, lunch and dinner, it will have a negative effect on your motivation and productivity. … Read more

Health and Fitness

Three reasons to exercise We have of course been hearing for years that exercising and staying active is important for your health. But what makes it so important to visit the gym every now and then, or participate in a group class? In this article, we’ll give you a few reasons why you should start … Read more