Category: Body Conditions

Body Odor Remedies

BODY ODOR REMEDIES BATHING: Of course, one of the easiest ways to get rid of body odor is to bathe. Cleansing the body helps remove the sweat that bacteria break down, which is what causes body odor. Use soap and water on a washcloth to scrub armpits in order to remove more bacteria. HOME REMEDIES: […]

Prevent Foot Odor

PREVENT FOOT ODOR Why do feet smell? Well, where there’s bacteria and sweat, there will be odor, and the feet and hands have more sweat glands than any other area on our bodies. Hands get washed throughout the day, but feet do not, which is one of the reasons why feet smell. Here are a […]

Bacteria and the Gym

BACTERIA AND THE GYM A report by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) released in June highlights that more than half of infectious disease outbreaks happen to those involved in competitive sports like running, cycling, and weightlifting. “Skin infections in athletes are extremely common,” the NATA report reveals. Why? New York Times health columnist Jane […]

Bacteria on the Feet

Bacteria on the Feet Athlete’s Foot Athlete’s foot, also called tinea pedis, is a fungal infection is the most common type of fungal infection on humans according to the Mayo Clinic. Athlete’s Foot develops in the moist areas on the feet like between toes where causes itching, stinging, and a burning sensation. Athlete’s Foot is […]

The Common Cold

The Common Cold Whether you’re training for a road race on foot, a cycling race, or you just enjoy exercising and training as a stress reliever, getting a cold can really ruin your workout schedule. The common cold is made up of mild symptoms, such as sneezing, a scratchy throat, and a runny nose according […]