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Published: Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:59:25 -0500

 



Alzheimer's Disease May Occur in People As Early As 20 Years

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:20:06 -0500

Alzheimer's disease is a slow dilapidating disease that kills productivity in young people. This is primarily due to the formation of oligomeric proteins that block the conduction of signals in neurons. This article looks in detail a research study by a group that has come forward with the conditions that precipitate this disease condition.



Liver, Sphincter of Oddi, and Gallbladder Disorders May Trigger Chronic Pancreatitis

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:49:29 -0500

Chronic pancreatitis is difficult to treat without the focus on the liver, gallbladder, sphincter of Oddi. European doctors have recommended drinking Karlovy Vary, healing mineral water for hundreds of years.



Best Ways To Fight For A Spinal Muscular Atrophy Cure

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:33:51 -0500

Spinal muscular atrophy is the most common genetic cause of infant mortality. It is a disease that progressively destroys lower nerve cells in the brain stem and spinal cord that control essential voluntary muscle activity resulting in an inability to walk, eat, or breathe.



Frozen Shoulder Surgical and Non Surgical Pain Solutions

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:26:54 -0500

Frozen shoulder pain solutions will shift, contingent upon the phase of the condition and the seriousness of your agony and firmness. A frozen shoulder may show signs of improvement after some time without treatment, yet recuperation is regularly moderate and can take no less than 18 to 24 months.



National Sickle Cell Awareness Month - Alert People About The Cause

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 08:28:23 -0500

Sickle cell disease is the most common genetic disorder that affects people around the world. In view of the serious health issues associated with it, it is very important to alert people about the disease.



Springtime Coughs And Colds

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:50:51 -0500

At this time of the year many of us have a bit of a tickle in the throat and maybe a bit of sneezing. It could be hayfever or that flu virus that has been going round. Did you know there are lots of natural remedies and preventatives to boost your immune system and keep you healthy?



What Are The Acute Diverticulitis Symptoms That You Should Be Aware Of

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:07:22 -0500

Diverticular disease is one of the common digestive conditions that is encountered by general surgeon especially in western countries and contributes to the increase in outpatient visits. In the US alone, almost 312,000 patients are admitted for diverticular disease.



Bleeding Diverticulitis - A Brief On The Diverticular Disease

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:06:23 -0500

Diverticular bleeding is one of the common causes for lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage for adult patients. This condition results to large amounts of blood appearing together with the fecal matter.



Gastrointestinal Health 101 - What Causes Diverticulitis

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:03:24 -0500

As our body ages, we may face health complications. Having an active lifestyle, such as including a healthy diet can help ward off these complications. That said complications might develop suddenly. One of these conditions include diverticular disease.



Diverticulitis Surgery - What To Expect

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 13:33:08 -0500

Diverticulitis happens when the diverticulosis or the pouches that form in the colon's wall become inflamed or infected. Although physicians are not sure what causes the pouches to form in the intestinal lining, some theories suggest that lack of fiber in the diet causes stress in the wall especially when one has a hard time pushing their stool out.



Top 5 Rare Disorders Treated by a Neurologist

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:51:10 -0500

A neurologist can treat a great deal of widely known and lesser known disorders. A few of these rare diseases include Angelman Syndrome, Cushing's Syndrome, and Machado-Joseph Disease.



Cord Blood Banking - Why I Changed My Mind

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 07:37:23 -0500

Cord blood and cord tissue banking are the need of the hour. Every parent should do it for their child. These will help the baby and his/her close family members to protect against critical diseases that may occur in future.



Early Lupus Symptoms and Ideas to Prevent Flare-Ups!

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:20:44 -0500

Lupus is a problem where the immune system goes crazy and attacks the good guys. Discover early symptoms of this problem and ways to prevent flair ups.



Alzheimer's Disease: Thief of the Mind

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:48:58 -0500

Of all the diseases that strike older Americans, Alzheimer's disease is perhaps the cruelest. With sadistic slowness, it robs its elderly victims of the very stuff that makes them who they are--their thoughts, emotions, and memories--while exacting a devastating toll on family and friends.



How to Recognize the Signs of Dementia

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:56:45 -0500

Recognizing the signs of dementia is not always easy, and requires medical evaluation to determine the cause. While Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause, it is not the only one. Early detection can lead to treatment of causes that can be treated and treatment of conditions that mimic dementia.



Alzheimer's Facts and Myths

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:05:07 -0500

Many people are taking care of their Senior Loved ones. They may be suffering from Age Induced medication Mistakes (AIMM's). This is a normal part of the aging process.



What Causes Thrush or Candida Yeast Infection?

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:37:55 -0500

Thrush or Candida yeast infection is a common ailment among men and women. However, it is not a serious disease and can be treated easily. Learn how to treat and control yeast infection on your own with this article.



Cyanobacteria Definition and How to Kill It

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:46:26 -0500

You possibly have noticed blue-green algae in a fish tank, pool or pond and wondered what it is and what it does to humans. In this article I'm going to go over the definition off this blue-green algae or cyanobacteria, I'm going to talk about the dangers and how to kill it.



Symptoms of Toxaemia

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:13:34 -0500

Toxaemia comes in different levels of intensity, ranging from minor to major. If the toxins in our system would continue to build up, it would be life threatening at the end. But our well designed and incredibly complex human body will be able to cope with adversity and does not allow this to happen.



What Is Hydrocephalus? Causes and Treatment Ideas!

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:47:17 -0500

Hydrocephalus is a very dangerous disease that have baffled medical experts for years. This article explains what the disease is, what really causes it in early childhood development and treatment ideas.



Preventing Whooping Cough in Children

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:39:36 -0500

There are few diseases more frightening to a parent or caregiver than whooping cough. Its symptoms can often mimic (or even begin) as a cold, with low-grade fever, a runny nose, and slight cough, and then it seems as if, sometimes, overnight, the coughing gets worse-louder, harsher, and more difficult for the child to control or stop. This article aims to help parents and caregivers help their children avoid this horrible and frightening disease.



Upper Respiratory Infections and How to Avoid Them

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:35:49 -0500

The symptoms are obvious-scratchy throat, watering eyes, sneezing and coughing, and a slight fever. Maybe it's just the start of a cold or maybe it's something more. It could be an upper respiratory infection.



Alcohol Causes Cancer, And NO, It Is Not Heart Healthy!

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 06:47:59 -0500

July 2016, Dr. Jennie Connor, physician and chair in Preventive and Social Medicine at the University of Otago Medical School in Dunedin, New Zealand, released the study Alcohol Consumption as a Cause of Cancer. The carcinogenic effects of the alcohol start with the very first drink... beer, wine, vodka... alcohol.



War On The Mosquito

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:16 -0500

Human beings tend to gather into tribes and in higher social organizations for association and for defense. We band together to face common threats to our safety and health. Throughout human existence, the threat that has most haunted humans is disease. We are about to declare war on a disease carrier, the mosquito, while we learn more about the latest disease to upset human health, the Zika virus.



Health Check 101 - What Is The Best Diet For Diverticulitis?

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:55:49 -0500

Diverticulitis is a serious health condition that affects the lining of the large intestine. The condition happens when pouches or diverticula occurs in the lining of the intestinal wall and become inflamed or infected.



Pancreas Diseases Originate In The Liver And Gallbladder

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:10:55 -0500

Pancreas diseases are hard to treat. The key players with the GI tract assembly line are the stomach, the liver, the gallbladder, the pancreas, and the duodenum. Focus on the liver and gallbladder is essential for the treatment of chronic pancreatitis. European doctors have used Karlovy Vary healing mineral water for hundreds of years. Drinking this water enhance the function of the liver, pancreas, and gallbladder.



Influenza - A Threat to the Health of Florida

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 12:59:12 -0500

The beginning of 2016 saw a few cases of influenza in various cities of Florida, but it was hardly alarming. However, things began to change when the State Department of Health started noticing an increase in the number of infection cases in the clinics of Tampa, Orlando, Tallahassee and so on. The Hillsborough County reported the highest number of flu incidents.



Black Stool Causes and Ideas to Improve Digestion!

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 08:14:20 -0500

Our poop can tell us a lot about our health. Discover what black poop really means as well as how to improve digestion.



Top 3 Tips For TMJ Pain Relief

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 10:37:10 -0500

There are 3 best tip to release the pain caused by TMJ, the first is balance and align your posture. The second is take care of your mouth, and the third is calm the mind and muscles.



What Is Lupus Disease With Over 3 Ideas to Stopping It!

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:35:34 -0500

Lupus is a fairly nasty disease in which the good guys get confused and start attacking our body. Discover how to know if you have it and over 3 ideas on stopping it!



Natural Therapy For Pancreas Diseases

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:59:54 -0500

Pancreatic diseases are difficult to treat. European doctors have recommended drinking Karlovy Vary, healing mineral water for hundreds of years. Individuals with the chronic digestive, liver, gallbladder and pancreatic disorders had benefited by drinking this water from spring or made from the genuine Karlovy Vary thermal spring salt at home.



Shigella Symptoms With 2 Remedies to Kill It

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:18:13 -0500

Today I want to share what shigella really is and how do you know if you have it. Plus I'll share 2 great solutions to kill off this nasty bacteria that can be helpful.



Accessories to Support World Hepatitis Day

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:20:08 -0500

Clothing brands, fashion jewelry and cosmetic brands are also providing opportunities for many people to contribute in charitable programs for fighting Hepatitis, along with spreading awareness about causes that matter around the world. Some of the popular accessories that customer will be buying not only for fashion, but also for contributing to a good cause.



Sickle Cell Disease: Origin, Manifestation and Management

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 15:43:32 -0500

Every year, 300,000 babies are born with hemoglobin disorders, and a major proportion of them have Sickle Cell Disease. RBCs containing Hemoglobin S are called as Sickle Cells because of their crescent-shaped pointy structure, unlike the normal RBC.



9 Ways Pilonidal Cyst Surgery Could Leave You Needing a Lawyer

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:21:32 -0500

The pilonidal cyst is a condition in which the upper part of the buttock near the tailbone is filled with hair and skin debris causing irritation and sometimes infection. This health problem is more common among men than women who are between their teenage and thirties.



Coughs, Colds and Flu Remedies

Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:39:55 -0500

Coughs and colds are the tone of the season. It's freezing and winter has begun and those viruses, bacterial infections, coughs, bronchitis and stuffy noses are well enmeshed this year. Almost every second person visiting the clinic has had some kind of cold related issue. What many people do not realise is that there are natural remedies for colds and flu and that people can get allergies in winter also.



Raise Your Voice for Cord Blood Awareness Month

Mon, 11 Jul 2016 06:48:37 -0500

Spread awareness and interact on social media in different ways such as getting the word out by writing online articles or opinions on why should you save your baby's cord blood. The answer would be "Because it could save their life one day". Not everyone may do it but at least someone who sees this info in their news feed may decide to learn more about the cause.



Bladder and Urinary Tract Infections and How To Avoid Them

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:35:17 -0500

Urinary and bladder infections are far more common than you may think. Fortunately, they are also quite easy to avoid.



What Is Diverticulitis? An Overview Of One Of the Most Common Gastrointestinal Problems

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:36:06 -0500

If you feel any pain in the lower area of your belly and experience fever and chills, you might think of taking some over the counter medications to lower and potentially eliminate the pain. That said, if you are experiencing the said problems for more than a week or so, then it is perhaps time to pay your doctor.



Scoliosis Symptoms and Measures to Prevent Them

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:20:32 -0500

Scoliosis is a condition where the spine curves abnormally to the side. It is a chronic disease that can get worse over a period of time.



Wear Purple to Support Vitiligo Global Awareness Day

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:54:26 -0500

Vitiligo is a pigmentation skin disorder that produces painless white patches all over a person's body. This is an unusual disease affecting roughly 1% of the world's population.



Sepsis Symptoms - What It Is and How to Not Get It!

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:43:32 -0500

More people die of Sepsis than HIV and auto accidents combined in the U.K. Discover what it is, how to identify if someone has it and how not to get it.



Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment - Traditional and Non-Traditional!

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:41:42 -0500

Today I want to talk about what sickle cell anemia really is. I also want to share a few traditional and nontraditional sickle cell anemia treatment ideas.



Lumbar Spondylosis And Disc Bulge Causes And Treatment

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:32:13 -0500

Spondylosis means changes in vertebral joint that is characterized by increased degeneration of the intervertebral disc and subsequent changes in soft tissues and bones. Lumbar spondylosis generally encompasses herniations, lumbar disc bulges, vertebral bony overgrowths or osteophytes and facet joint degeneration. Degenerative changes increase as you age, but can be asymptomatic. Disc herniation that causes spinal stenosis and nerve root compression is symptomatic. The common symptoms include back movement restrictions, sciatica and low back pain.



Popular Ways to Raise Awareness for Sickle Cell Diseases

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 07:30:15 -0500

Sickle cell disease is described as a collection of disorders that cause the red blood cells to become distorted and break down. This disease affects millions around the globe and raising awareness is one of the best ways to educate people about its severity.



Why Vicks VapoRub Will Be Beneficial This Winter

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:01:45 -0500

Menthol, Camphor and Eucalyptus Oil - this is exactly what you need for the winter. A product recommended by most people surely works especially if you are sick and have a phlegmy cough.



Help Raise Scleroderma Awareness

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 07:28:45 -0500

This June, wear teal and show everyone this world is about helping people who need it. Help Raise Scleroderma Awareness by getting involved. It will help patients, doctors and researchers.



Fibromyalgia Patients And The Pain Center: A Bond Like No Other

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 09:36:45 -0500

The chronic pain that Fibromyalgia creates can make life miserable. But when a patient is admitted into a pain center, they find a bond there with specialists that are helpful and make life more pleasant.



Genetic Defects in Babies in India

Mon, 13 Jun 2016 15:38:43 -0500

Globally almost 8 million children are born with genetic disorders and 90% of them are born in low and mid-income countries, and India is one of them. Currently, it is very important to prevent the birth of a child with a genetic defect so that socioeconomic burden can be reduced in India.



Best Care For Pulmonology Treatment

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 11:15:49 -0500

Considering the amount of pollution present in the country today, chest medicine has become a growing field for the treatment of the diseases caused. The department of Pulmonology is mainly concerned with treating the diseases of the chest. It undertakes the prevention, early detection, diagnosis, treatment, and management of pulmonary diseases in both the pediatric population and in adults. The doctors and all the staff employed by this department are trained individuals with several years of experience under their belt.



Testing and Diagnosis of Tuberculosis

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 10:51:16 -0500

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease mainly caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It typically affects a person's lungs but causes damage to other parts of the body as well. There majorly are two tests to check for the presence of this infection in a person - a skin test and a blood test. Of the two the latter, also known as QuantiFEROON - TB Gold (QFT - G) is considered as a better and more accurate test. The test is easy to perform and is also covered by all major health insurance packages.



Aiding the Spread of Disease

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:32:02 -0500

Mosquito borne diseases are in the headlines because of the Zika virus and many will be surprised to learn how it was spread to Brazil and why it is now a major problem. Its origin was the Zika forest in Africa and is came about as a result of an experiment which involved injecting a rhesus monkey with yellow fever. Within a short six to seven-year period it showed up in other parts of Africa and then Asia.



Thirty-Six Million Living With Aids

Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:57:05 -0500

At the latest conference on this virus currently being held in Memphis, Tennessee, and called the Saving Ourselves Symposium (SOS) these figures were released. It is exposing the latest cutting edge techniques and treatments and has experts attending from around the globe. While these figures are shocking in their magnitude the number has substantially dropped over the last ten years or so.



Oxygen: A Cure for All Diseases

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 10:15:02 -0500

Oxygen is one of the most abundant elements found in the Earth's crust. It is also the 3rd most commonly occurring element in the universe. The non-metallic gas is said to constitute more than 65% of the human body, three quarters of sea water and around half of dry soil. These points make it clear how essential the oxygen is to sustaining life on the planet Earth.



Did the FIFA World Cup Bring the Zika Virus to Brazil?

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 06:28:03 -0500

It is a virus started in Africa in 1947 when researchers experienced with Yellow Fever and infecting monkeys with the disease. As viruses do it mutated and became what is now known as the Zika virus, named after the Zika jungle where the research took place. By 1954 they had their first case of the disease in a Nigerian man.



History of the Zika Virus

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 06:27:23 -0500

The name comes from the Zika forest in Uganda where in 1947 researchers into Yellow Fever infected a rhesus macaque with the fever. They isolated a transmissible substance in 1952, called the Zika virus, and took substance from the first infected human of Nigeria in 1954. From then until 2007 cases of it were rare in Africa and Asia until a major outbreak occurred on Yap island, Micronesia.



Zika Virus Carried in Semen

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 06:19:28 -0500

Women have been infected with the Zika virus by men who have recently travelled to South American countries where the disease is active. Dallas County Health and Human Services noted recently that a person was infected after sexual contact with a male who had recently returned from Venezuela. It was confirmed by the Center for Diseases Control on February 2nd and with this information comes a warning to all who will travel to the Olympic Games.



The Zika Virus and the Olympic Games Committee

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 15:56:33 -0500

While it looms as a major health threat for the world the Zika virus is not a big enough issue in the minds of the Olympic Games Committee. It refuses to move the venue or postpone the Olympics to another time and the World Health Organisation appears to have buckled under the weight of the money invested. What is it they don't understand.



Microcephaly and the Zika Virus

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 07:21:09 -0500

Anyone who has visited a South American country in recent weeks and who is now pregnant must be holding their breath as the threat of Microcephaly is a possible condition their baby may suffer. This horrendous malformation of the head is something that can be the result of other things, including genetic causes. Recent cases attributed to the Zika virus of Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, and other countries where the disease is prevalent, is a different strain.



Deadly Rabies Virus

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 06:58:28 -0500

In a recent incident in Australia an American actor smuggled two dogs into the country aboard his private jet. He could have informed the authorities and they would have quarantined the animals until they left the country or they were deemed free of the rabies virus. This is one deadly disease that our region is free of and to risk that for the sake of a recalcitrant visitor who thinks himself above the law was an abomination to all Australians.



Deadly Mosquito Borne Viral Diseases

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 06:57:24 -0500

The statistics are scary when one compares the number of deaths from mosquito borne viruses to that of the deadly Ebola, which has recently killed over 1,000 in central and west Africa. It is the most dangerous animal or insect in the world and its potential to strike anyone anywhere makes it a greater spreader of death than any air-borne disease, such as the flu which is also one of the major killers in the world. According to recent statistics viruses spread by mosquitoes such as dengue, West Nile, and yellow fever kill over 50,000 worldwide per year...



Rheumatoid Arthritis: Find A Pain Clinic That Can Help Manage And Control Your Pain

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:32:13 -0500

A pain clinic is staffed with specialists that can help a person with Rheumatoid Arthritis and their daily pain issues. They will guide them through exercise routines that will loosen up their muscles and joints and teach them how to work around their pain to live a normal life.



Sgpt Test - To Map The Functionality Of The Liver

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:55:56 -0500

A liver is a primary organ of the human body, dysfunctionality of which can impact the working of other vital organs of the human system. There are a couple of tests which can be performed to map the presence of disease or infection in the liver. SGPT Test is one of them. The test charts the level of an enzyme called alanine transaminase in the blood which is released in case the liver is invaded by external elements. The normal range of the test falls between 7 and 56 units per litre of serum. Any deviation from the specified range means the liver has been damaged and needs to undergo a treatment to regain its total proper functionality.



Absolute Eosinophil Count To Check For A Disease

Wed, 01 Jun 2016 15:20:42 -0500

An absolute eosinophil count is a blood test performed to measure the number of white blood cells called eosinophils in the blood. Any deviation from the normal range, 50 to 400 cells per microliter (cell/mcL) can be due to the presence of infection, allergic disease or medical condition in an individual's body. The test is simple to perform and poses no health risks, know.



Why A Glomerular Filtration Test Is Performed?

Wed, 01 Jun 2016 12:26:15 -0500

A Glomerular filtration test (GFR Test) is the best test to measure the proper functionality of kidneys and determine the stage of kidney disease. It is a kind of blood test which does not pose any such health risks and is simple to perform. Different formulas are used to analyse the test. These include age, sex, height, weight, blood creatinine level, etc.



The Shadow of Osteoporosis

Tue, 31 May 2016 09:51:38 -0500

One of the realities of getting older for some people is osteoporosis. This is a serious condition, a bone disease in fact, and not to be confused with the natural tendency to lose bone density as we age. Osteo refers to bones and porosis to being porous, so porous bones are the appropriately named effects of this condition. There are ways to treat osteoporosis, as well as manage the pain, but the disease is not inevitable. Proper habits can slow and even prevent bone loss as we get older.



Wet Brain: What Every Alcoholic Should Know

Fri, 27 May 2016 07:52:52 -0500

Wet Brain is a real, medical condition in alcoholics and can be irreversible. Learn to recognize the symptoms and how you can keep it from getting worse.



The Role Of An EEG Test

Wed, 25 May 2016 13:20:23 -0500

The EEG Test is definitely one of the important test and needs to be analysed accurately. Today in this article we will have a detailed analysis of the same.



Lipid Profile - An Overview

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:29:43 -0500

A lipid profile is a simple blood test done to assess the risk of developing cardiovascular diseases. The test maps the level of various components such as total cholesterol, High-density lipoprotein cholesterol, Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, Triglycerides, etc., any deviation from the normal range can pose a health risk which should be curbed by taking necessary treatment and / or changing one's diet and overall lifestyle.



5 Useful Methods to Prevent the Pains of Piles

Tue, 24 May 2016 07:18:23 -0500

This article is mainly about the painful disease called piles and some useful preventive steps to stop the formation of these terribly painful hemorrhoids. The induction of a few healthy habits into the regular lifestyle of any person can actively keep the problem of the piles at bay, thus save the people from this discomfort.



Eating Gluten-Free Can Relieve Symptoms of Celiac Disease

Wed, 18 May 2016 15:52:30 -0500

May is Celiac Awareness Month and a great time for me to share some information on the best treatment for celiac disease. There is no pharmaceutical treatment or cure for celiac disease, but there are ways to manage the symptoms and repair intestinal damage.



Know The Important Stroke Self-Efficacy Questionnaire

Wed, 18 May 2016 07:11:39 -0500

According to a survey conducted by the World Health Organization, by 2025, the number of stroke-related diseases in Europe could increase with more than 40%. Recovery from stroke can be a lengthy process. But Stroke Self-Efficacy Questionnaire can help you stay aware and protect yourself.



Kidney Function Tests - A Complete Overview

Tue, 17 May 2016 09:26:39 -0500

Kidneys play a vital role in maintaining proper health. They perform the essential function of removing waster material from the blood and regulating the level of water fluid in the body. In addition to these, they are also play a significant role in the production of Vitamin C, red blood cells and blood pressure regulating hormones.



Best Ways To Support Stroke Awareness

Wed, 11 May 2016 12:09:38 -0500

Most people don't realize how important it is to recognize the early signs of a stroke. Awareness and prompt reaction to stroke warning signs are key to preventing permanent brain damage, disability and even death.



Gluten and Your Pills

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:15:23 -0500

Celiac disease is relatively common in the United states occurring in approximately 1 in 133 persons, affecting 2 million people in this country. It is most common in Caucasians of northern European ancestry, however it has been increasingly recognized in other areas of the world such as Asia, South America and Africa. The only treatment for celiac disease is a life-long adherence to gluten free diet.



Drugs, Surgery, and Diet: Considering Chrohn's Disease Treatments

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 06:43:30 -0500

There is currently no cure for Chrohn's disease. However, drugs are not the only Crohn's disease treatment option, others include surgery as recommended by your doctor.



Why You May Need to Visit a Gastroenterology Clinic

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 06:33:38 -0500

Common gastrointestinal problems include constipation, IBS, and hemorrhoids. These are all reasons to visit a Gastroenterology Clinic.



The Zika Virus: What It Is, Where It Is, and Protective Steps to Take

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:54:29 -0500

In the good old days, mosquitoes just meant an annoying bite or two and occasional buzzing in our ears while trying to get to sleep. But years later, West Nile virus made an appearance on our shores, hitting an all-time high in 2012. Last year, another one, Chikungunya, came our way. And now we have a third mosquito-borne illness, this one now making such headlines as this from USA Today, "Health officials say Zika 'Scarier than we thought.'"



The Invasion of the Zika Virus!

Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:39:08 -0500

This write up is an introduction to the Zika Virus that is currently pillaging our world from the far ends of Brazil to South East Asia. Read on to know the signs and symptoms, precautions and necessary steps to avoid getting infected and helping to fight this disease!



What Are The Causes of Leaky Gut Syndrome?

Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:25:07 -0500

Even though thousands suffer from the condition, very little is known about leaky gut syndrome causes. This article explores some of the possible causes associated with this gastrointestinal disorder.



Why Fibromyalgia Patients Check In To A Pain Management Clinic

Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:55:30 -0500

Fibromyalgia is a condition that some experts call a disease, others consider it symptoms. Regardless, there isn't enough known about it to find a way to ease a patient's pain. Being admitted to a pain management clinic is sometimes the only answer.



Pneumonia: Catching The Symptoms And Treating the Infection

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:49:36 -0500

Pneumonia is most commonly caused by viruses or bacteria. It affects one or both the lungs by causing inflammation in the air sacs on the lungs. When this happens, the air sacs get filled with pus and it can become very difficult for a person to breathe, making them very weak. While most people recover easily from this illness, it could be life threatening if it affects people who have other underlying conditions.Very young children as well as those older than 65 are also at a higher risk of falling ill than others.



Staying Alert For Sepsis

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:45:01 -0500

Sepsis, which claimed Patty Duke's life and is among the nation's top killers, can be beaten if caught early. Awareness is key.



Alzheimer's and Its Terrible Toll

Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:04:09 -0500

I often discuss the toll of Alzheimer's disease on the individual who has it, his/her caregiver, and the family. Caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease is exhausting, challenging, and often overwhelming.



Have You Ever Heard of Fibromyalgia?

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 08:41:06 -0500

There are approximately 1 in every 50 adults in the United States who are believed to be suffering from fibromyalgia - that leads up to 3 to 6 million people who suffer with this problem; so says the American College of Rheumatology 2004. It also is the second most common problem that affects the musculoskeletal system right behind osteoarthritis. This aliment mostly affects women who are in their childbearing years but men are also affected. (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, 1999). The stats also include 80 to 90 percent of those diagnosed being women. It also affects women who have a family member who suffered with this problem. (American College of Rheumatology, 2004).



What Is Leaky Gut Syndrome?

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:03:09 -0500

Leaky Gut Syndrome is a common, but poorly understood disorder of the digestive tract. This article explains the causes of the disease and the mechanism by which it causes distressing symptoms in patients.



Celiac Disease Symptoms And Diagnosis

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:56:41 -0500

Celiac disease symptoms are similar to other conditions like leaky gut syndrome and gluten intolerance. Knowing how to detect the disorder early can help start treatment without any delay and avoid complications of the disease.



Gluten Intolerance - Symptoms and Cure

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:55:41 -0500

Gluten intolerance is a common condition that is often not diagnosed due to ignorance about its symptoms. This article explains the signs of the condition and others like it.



How To Detect Leaky Gut Syndrome

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:54:13 -0500

Leaky Gut Syndrome (LGS) can present symptoms of various intestinal conditions, making it hard to detect and treat. This article looks at the symptoms and signs of this troublesome disease.



Is a Pandemic Ahead? What Will Slow the Zika Virus?

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 09:24:29 -0500

The Zika virus is an international disease control issue, which challenges global centers for disease control and the medical community treating the victims of the Zika virus and stopping its spread. There is not existing medical prevention or treatment for the mosquito born virus. How much destruction will be created in the wake of this viral outbreak?



Why Do Children Suffer Painful Disease and Injuries?

Fri, 01 Apr 2016 15:09:27 -0500

Years of observing life has shown that parents are ripped apart by the death of a child. My own family saw my nephew taken at the age of eleven years from an aneurism in the brain. He knew he was going to die and there was no hope for a better outcome in the days of his trauma that was before brain surgery became common practice.



Cancer and God's Retribution

Fri, 01 Apr 2016 14:06:53 -0500

It's a horrible way to die and the body is ripped apart by the pain yet people continue to smoke and do the things that cause it. It is as if they are powerless to understand that what they do in life has consequences and the things worshiped and loved that are against the Spirit are deadly toxins. Over and again people dying of cancer or some other terminal disease have their crucifix or holy icons nearby and they call a priest to make a confession and send them off to heaven.



The Treatment of Gout

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:10:13 -0500

Your doctor will have no trouble treating your gout. Anti-inflammatory (ketoprofen cream/gel) and colchicines are effective. An infiltration is more powerful and faster.



Prevention of Disease Caused by Tobacco Use and Obesity

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 07:57:30 -0500

Tobacco use and obesity have become the most significant cause of death and disability in the United States. Estimates suggest that obesity accounts for 5 to 15% of deaths each year in the United States.



Benefits Of Digestinol - Natural Digestive Remedy

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 09:13:08 -0500

Digestinol is a natural digestive remedy that can act upon many digestive disorders. The benefits of Digestinol are beyond its medicinal uses.



Zika Virus and Its Association With Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 07:15:54 -0500

The Zika virus outbreak of October 2013 to April 2014, was one of the most renowned outbreak encountered by French Polynesia. At the same time, outrageous increment in Guillain-Barre syndrome was observed. Outburst of these two diseased conditions at the same time has raised a vague notion of linkage between the Zika virus and Guillain-Barre syndrome.



Tachypnea: Rapid, Shallow Breathing

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 15:17:27 -0500

Tachypnea is a fast, shallow breathing symptom with which a patient has more than twenty breaths per minute. This symptom has many possible causes. Tachypnea is, in most cases, a medical emergency. Indeed, the patient receives less oxygen, and in many case, death is possible. Treatment depends on the underlying cause of tachypnea but the faster a patient receives treatment, the better is the prognosis.



Arthritis, Cancer, Heart Disease, And This Seemingly Unrelated Childhood Danger

Thu, 24 Mar 2016 07:48:22 -0500

Neither realize that the childhood game is still playing on a rewind loop, over and over again. So, the "stuck" game in adults changes to arthritis, cancer, the need for glasses, type 2 diabetes, chronic back pain, and various other manifestations.



Zika, Dengue And The Mosquito

Thu, 17 Mar 2016 07:51:27 -0500

An article about Zika and Dengue. Both related diseases are transmitted by many kinds of mosquitoes.



Beat the Zika Virus

Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:52:53 -0600

The medical advice for beating the Zika Virus is to avoid Mosquitoes. That's fine unless you live in Florida. Better advice is to get the mosquitoes to avoid you. Use an essential oil homeopathic spray on your skin that mosquitoes won't go near.