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Published: Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:29:17 -0500

 



Rupture - Hernia And Its Relief

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 07:58:40 -0500

There are different kinds of rupture, but this discussion will be devoted to abdominal hernia. A rupture, or hernia, is a protrusion of any organ or part of the body through an opening in the wall of tissue that normally contains it. Abdominal hernia is an abnormal protrusion of some of the abdominal contents through a weakened portion of the abdominal wall.



Paralysis - "Strokes" And Their Effects

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 07:56:03 -0500

Paralysis is a loss of voluntary muscular control, due to an abnormal condition of the nerves or nerve-centers which control the affected muscles. The nervous effect may originate either in the brain or the spinal cord, unless it results from severing or inflammation of the nerves.



Rheumatism - Its Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 07:55:51 -0500

What is meant by the term "rheumatism"? The men of medicine have not yet definitely decided just what constitutes rheumatism - just where rheumatism begins and where it leaves off - just when the condition is rheumatism and when it is not. Modern health-seekers, as well as physicians, tend toward distinguishing other ailments from specific rheumatism. Among these disorders are arthritis in various forms, neuralgia and neuritis.



Nine Ways to Lower Blood Pressure

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 21:13:51 -0500

Because of the overall prevalence of heart disease and obesity, it is essential for everyone who is interested in good health and quality of life to lower their blood pressure. Medication does help quite a bit. However, there are many other ways that we can lower blood pressure too. One of the most important ways to lower pressure is to change our lifestyle. We should try to be more relaxed and less stressed out. However, this can be hard to do at first. With practise and awareness we can become more able to pay attention to how we are living and to change it for optimal health and well-being. In this article I will outline nine ways to lower blood pressure.



Seven Ways to Preserve Your Cognitive Function

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 21:13:14 -0500

Given the prevalence of dementia and the fact that a lot of us are growing older, it is crucially important for us to try and preserve our cognitive function. There is so much that is trying to keep us away from preserving our minds such as the constant rushing and stress. These factors have a tremendous strain on the brain. It is not always easy to change our lifestyle. However, we can change how we react to our lifestyle and we can choose to take steps to live a good quality of life that is healthy and happy. In this article, I outline seven ways that you can take concrete steps to preserve your cognitive function. Also, in the process, I will remove certain barriers to any of the common misunderstandings about cognitive function.



The Liver In Health And Disease

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:17:08 -0500

Like any other organ of the body, the liver is balked in performing its normal duties through dietetic errors in the main, though any factors of living that produce a general toxemia will have a direct or indirect modifying or disturbing effect upon this organ. The liver is subject to different types of disorders, but whatever may be the disease or the part of the liver involved, wrong habits of living usually have produced the trouble.



Understanding And Overcoming Neuralgia - Neuritis - Painful Nerves

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:16:59 -0500

'Neuralgia is an acute, more or less violent pain along the course of a nerve, more or less spasmodic in nature, induced by some irritation of the controlling center of the nerve and not accompanied by any actual inflammation. Instead of pain there may be numbness.



Understanding And Overcoming Neurasthenia

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:16:48 -0500

Fears and worries, anxieties, business cares, apprehension, grief or other severe shock, sexual excesses, and certain diseases and their wrong treatment may induce neurasthenia. In almost every instance there has been insufficient physical activity with too much food, or excessive physical activity also with an excess of food. That is, there is no balance between the intake of food and output of energy; also there is no balance between activity and relaxation and sleep.



Understanding And Overcoming Hydrocele And Similar Disorders

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:53:02 -0500

Hydrocele is an accumulation of serum in the scrotum. Normally there is a limited amount of serum within the scrotum and in the walls of the testicles to serve as protection against friction and for better health of the cells, but under certain conditions this fluid increases in quantity and may become extreme in amount. While there is little pain or distress with this condition there often is sufficient swelling to cause much inconvenience.



Understanding And Overcoming Insomnia

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:52:26 -0500

There are a great many genuine insomniacs, but there are many others who are only imaginary insomniacs. Insomnia is inability to sleep sufficiently soundly or enough hours to recuperate the energy that is lost during the day. There are many people who imagine they do not sleep enough, though there are many who would be better physically, nervously and otherwise if they would get more refreshing sleep.



Understanding And Overcoming Kidney Diseases And Kidney Stones

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:51:40 -0500

The eliminative system of the body might be compared to the sanitary department of a city. An efficient sanitary department means a clean, healthy and beautiful city; an efficient eliminating system means the same state of affairs in the body. Let but one of these functions in either the city or body fail to do its work and the entire city or body suffers.



Understanding And Overcoming Hay Fever

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:21:44 -0500

The disease usually begins with a feeling as if a stray hair were brushing over the face, especially over the nose, and an uncertain itch within the nostrils. The sensation rapidly increases until it is well-nigh unbearable. Spasms of sneezing come on with "running nose," and watery eyes that are very painful in the light. These people are truly unwilling mourners at the shrine of the almighty pollen.



Understanding And Overcoming Catarrh

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:39:40 -0500

Catarrh is a general term applied to sub-acute or chronic inflammation of the mucous membrane, its distinguishing feature being the discharge of mucus ranging from a thin watery fluid to an offensive thick mucus. Most people apply the term catarrh only to the involvements of the nose and throat. However, catarrh may affect any portion of the body wherever there is mucous membrane. Thus there may be catarrh of the stomach and intestines, which is quite common, or of the bladder, and so on.



Understanding And Overcoming Constipation

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:38:47 -0500

By constipation is meant a condition in which there are infrequent and irregular movements of the bowels. But the cause and degree of constipation differ to such an extent in different cases that sometimes it is necessary to observe other signs connected with the trouble.



Understanding And Overcoming Gall-Bladder Disease And Gallstones

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:38:22 -0500

A great many people have more or less trouble resulting from inflammation of the gall-bladder. This is called technically, cholecystitis. It may be acute or chronic. But as a rule the medical title given is applied mainly to acute conditions.



Understanding And Overcoming Anemia: Good Blood And Health

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:47:00 -0500

Anemia is a condition of deficiency in the amount of blood or in the number of red blood corpuscles or of hemoglobin. There are various forms of anemia: acute anemia, chronic anemia, chlorosis, and pernicious anemia. There also are primary and secondary anemias.



A Cellular Traffic Jam Is the Culprit Behind Huntington's Disease

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:46:18 -0500

Researchers were wondering from ages as to what could be the actual cause of Huntington's disease which causes involuntary jerky body movements disabling the victim to exhibit physical and mental coordination. The awkward bodily momentum gradually worsens after the initial unsteady gait putting the victim in jeopardy.



Fixing Mutation That Causes Muscular Dystrophy

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:45:57 -0500

Duchenne muscular dystrophy or DMD is a serious genetic disorder that affects hundreds of children every year. This disorder leads to conditions like atrophy and muscle weakness.



Stories of Hope - Cord Blood Stem Cells Offer Hope for Autism

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:45:23 -0500

What is autism? What makes autistic people different from others? What causes autism? There are hundreds of questions in people's mind when it comes to this condition. What is it actually?



OBRC Research

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:35:10 -0500

Viscosupplementation is one of the prominent treatments available for Osteoarthritis; a musculoskeletal disability becoming increasingly common among the middle ages and elderly population around the world. The treatment procedure contains injecting a thick fluid, Hyaluronic Acid directly in the affected area like knee, shoulder or hip; and a course of single or multiple injections. The Hyaluronic Acid is found in the Synovial Fluid around the joint that acts as a lubricating agent and improves the mobility of joints; it also acts as a shock absorber due to its viscosity.



Understanding And Overcoming Adenoids And Enlarged Tonsils

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:50:08 -0500

The tonsils are not organs without functions to perform, yet from their frequent removal one would gather that they are inherently a menace. Adenoids are not unnatural tissues, but are natural tissues gone abnormal through wrong conditions within the body.



Different Scary STI Symptoms: Is Abnormal Smelly Vaginal Discharge & Testicle Pain A Gonorrhea Sign?

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 07:09:27 -0500

Have you noticed a change or felt something in the genital area that is unusual and frightened you because you haven't a clue what it is or why it has happened there. Depending on what you feel or the change will make it difficult to say what it is without being examined. Nevertheless, because the vagina and penis are included with scary symptoms it's likely infection is responsible. Most vaginal and penile infections are harmless but yet can be seriously problematic bringing painful symptoms. Sexually transmitted infections, yeast and bacterial infections like thrush and bacterial vaginosis are not life threatening conditions. Of course, if left untreated some can turn serious causing severe symptoms and become dangerous.



Urinalysis And The Importance Of Red Blood Count

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:53:00 -0500

Urinalysis comprises of a number of tests which are used to determine several underlying health disorders a person is suffering from. Some of the known tests include Red blood count in urine, Dipstick test, Microscopic test and Visual examination. To get into the details of each of them, read here!



I Can't Believe I Have Osteoporosis

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:00:30 -0500

So many of us are shocked when we receive the diagnosis of osteoporosis. We've seemingly been healthy, vibrant, and have taken good care of ourselves. We take calcium, we exercise-well, maybe not so much, but still.



Gastroesophageal Reflux: Complications

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 14:27:30 -0500

Gastroesophageal reflux is a disease characterized by the upwelling of the contents into the esophagus acid, which is the channel that connects the mouth to the stomach. The passage of food in the stomach is regulated by a special muscular valve - the upper esophageal sphincter -that opens to allow transit.



Feel My Pain, Folks

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:26:33 -0500

Knowledge is power. Be informed!



Pregnant Women's Stem Cells Could Help Battle Brittle Bone Diseases Like Osteoporosis

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 08:35:44 -0500

People suffering from week bones could recover with the help of stem cells, derived from pregnant women, according to a new study. The research has shown us the stem cells harvested from the amniotic fluid of the pregnant women is the answer to osteoporosis, even though it was conducted on a mice model. The researchers had come to this conclusion after observing 78% lower bone fractures among animals, who were suffering from fragile bone structures.



POTS Syndrome - What Is It?

Wed, 24 May 2017 13:56:37 -0500

POTS Syndrome, also referred to as POTS or Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, is a type of dysautonomia characterized by dizziness and a heart rate increase of more than 30 bpm upon standing. POTS Syndrome can be easy to miss, but if not properly diagnosed, patients can continue to suffer with many seemingly unrelated symptoms.



Living and Learning With Alzheimer's Disease

Wed, 24 May 2017 12:08:19 -0500

Alzheimer's disease is one form of dementia that affects a person's memory and thinking ability. It usually progresses through seven stages as a person ages.



What Genital Warts Look Like & How Treatments Work On Warts Affecting The Anus Vulva & Penis Shaft

Wed, 24 May 2017 06:57:20 -0500

Do you suspect you have genital warts? This is the same as assuming you have warts. To make an assumption of any type of disease could prove dangerous, depending on what disease has been wrongly suspected. You need to be sure and the only person to help crack the code is your doctor.



Know the Importance of HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:49:13 -0500

HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is a leading cause of death worldwide. Available medications only slow down the progress of the infection. The good news is that scientists are working to create a preventive HIV vaccine.



The Danger Behind Untreated Chlamydia - Its Symptoms & Other STIs That Cause Men And Women Pain

Sun, 21 May 2017 13:42:10 -0500

Acting irresponsible at the time of sexual activity will encourage problems. Take charge of your own welfare. Be responsible at known times when Chlamydia could likely happen. Think safe sex before fumbling under the bed sheets. More than one sex partner you're looking for trouble. Cut down on numbers. Your risk for an STI increases with numbers. Okay you love sex, and feel this is a big ask to cut down. Ask yourself, is that extra partner worth the risk of catching an STI, which I can say you won't love.



Some Major Health Problems Which All Should Be Aware Off

Thu, 18 May 2017 11:13:02 -0500

In planning campaign, the entire field of action, appraises its strong points and its weaknesses and then concentrates his efforts where the dangers seem greatest and the possibilities of success brightest. Let's examine these and then direct our attention to those conditions which offer the greatest hope of improvement.



Unexplainable Symptoms Of Dengue Fever You Must Know

Thu, 18 May 2017 08:50:42 -0500

Dengue is a mosquito-borne infection that causes flu-like illness. The symptoms of dengue fever usually start appearing in four to seven days and vary from mild to severe. What are the major symptoms of dengue fever and how it can be diagnosed? Let's discuss here!



Trans Fats and Their Ill Effects on Health

Wed, 17 May 2017 07:07:19 -0500

We often hear that trans fats are bad for our health. Trans fat is considered by many doctors to be the worst type of fat one can eat. In 2003, the World Health Organization recommended that trans fats make up no more than 1% of a person's diet. But there are also other types that may not be much harmful for us.



COLD WARS: Don't Let The Common Cold Take You Prisoner

Wed, 17 May 2017 07:01:17 -0500

What's the best thing I can do to escape a cold? Should I take vitamin C and other supplements? Can my toothbrush reinfect me? How risky is it to be around people with colds? And kissing is off limits - right? What if I catch a cold anyway? What should I do? How can I be sure I have a cold and not an allergy or the flu? Will chicken soup help? When is cold most infectious? How long should I expect my cold to last? What else should I do?



Our Major Health Problems: The Common Cold

Sat, 13 May 2017 10:30:32 -0500

Colds and their complications are responsible for more illness, disability, and loss of time from employment than all other diseases taken together. Colds themselves are never fatal and rarely serious. Their great danger lies in their complications, of which pneumonia, ear and sinus infections, and mastoid disease are the most common.



Our Major Health Problems: Tuberculosis

Sat, 13 May 2017 10:29:49 -0500

Tuberculosis, long thought inevitable and called the "captain of the men of death," is classed today as a preventable disease, amenable to epidemiologic control methods. It has been pointed out that, of the seven leading causes of death, the tuberculosis rate is falling most rapidly.



Lupus - Help Is at Hand

Sat, 13 May 2017 10:09:39 -0500

Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease. It causes antibodies and inflammation which attack the body and destroy healthy tissue. It also causes pain and damage to vital organs sometimes.



Anemia in Children: Even Your Aunt Can Tell When You Are Anemic - Part I

Wed, 10 May 2017 07:46:49 -0500

Within one week of private medical practice I encountered three children with anemia. One was a seventeen-year-old girl who came to my office for a sports clearance medical examination. She enjoyed playing tennis a lot.



Bacteria Is the Least of Your Problems

Fri, 05 May 2017 10:26:13 -0500

Do you know how much germs, you are consuming on a consistent basis? Through the water, you drink? And bath in? Biofilm is the number one cause of sickness, and it is all around us, even inside of us - especially in our Sinuses. There are two ways to tackle this problem, we explore what can be done.



Are You Suffering From Psoriasis? Here Are Few Suggestions to Keep Your Condition Stable

Tue, 02 May 2017 07:06:49 -0500

Psoriasis is the non-infectious and inflammatory condition where the skin appears as red patches. They become dry and itchy. This disease is caused due to the increase in the skin proliferation layer where the cells on the skin divide uncontrollably. It affects the scalp, ears, genitalia, palm, feet, and elbow. Ayurvedic Psoriasis Treatment helps to get rid of this condition.



Kidney Diseases - Trouble In The Drainage System

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:36:39 -0500

The kidney is a vital organ; it not only removes the waste products from the body in the form of urine but performs many other functions as well. The kidneys have plenty of spare capacity, yet they can be damaged to the extent that their replacement in the form of either dialysis or transplantation becomes essential.



What You Can Do To Keep The Flu At Bay

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:02:59 -0500

The flu is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and even death for those who are at high risk. Unfortunately, it is also a highly contagious disease and can get easily transmitted from one person to another. During flu season, it is a good idea to protect yourself from this deadly disease. Even if you are healthy, you could be a carrier for the disease and could transmit it to another person who is more susceptible.



Important Symptoms Of Dengue That You Need To Know

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 08:44:41 -0500

Dengue is a serious disease that is caused due to a special type of mosquito bite called Aedes Aegypti. Symptoms of dengue range from low or mild to severe. What are these? Read here, and get an overall idea about what all this disease includes, its treatment and precautionary measures!



How to Determine If You Have Vertigo

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 09:18:28 -0500

My friend once told me that vertigo attack is getting worse whenever she had sex with her husband. Of course, I am not saying that you should avoid having sex too. But I need to jot it down that attacks may vary according to activity of the person having vertigo. And sex may be one of the activities that triggers the attack.



Types Of Prostate Diseases

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 08:54:00 -0500

The prostate is one of the most sensitive organs in the body. Just like the other parts of the body, it's affected by a number of diseases. The most common diseases include: Benign prostatic hyperplasia Also known as enlarged prostate, the condition is very common in men over 75 years. According to experts, the condition is part of the normal body aging process and it's brought about by changes in cell growth and hormone imbalance.



New Approaches in Medical Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:59:04 -0500

About new approaches in Rheumatoid arthritis Disease and its medical treatment. Basic medication use to treat Rheumatoid arthritis disease like DMARDs and Biological DMARDs.



The Hurricane Of Heroin

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:35:35 -0500

The storm of addiction has grown into a hurricane-destroying lives, potential and families in its path. Finally, new ideas are being formed about what an addict really is and how to address the issue. The days of 'blaming the victim' are officially over.



Incredible Health Benefits of Black Pepper

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:51:03 -0500

Undoubtedly, black pepper is regarded as one of the most common spices used in various cuisines all over the globe. It is highly used in whole and grounded form as well. It is containing potassium, magnesium, vitamin C, vitamin K and also irons.



A Reputable Colon And Rectal Doctor Cited Some Colorectal Diseases

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:40:19 -0500

There are many diseases of the colon and rectum that can be prevented and treated through prompt medical care. Knowing the different symptoms of such diseases is very significant for early detection and prevention.



What Are Your Treatment Options for Peripheral Neuropathy?

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:28:48 -0500

Neuropathy can be a painful, life altering condition. Selecting the proper treatment can lead to progression or regression. You need to choose wisely.



Stem Cells Have a Neat Trick to Prevent Tissue Scarring

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:29:21 -0500

Aging is a natural process that no one can deny. But how about a treatment that will not only keep your muscles flexible during the normal aging process, but also treat various muscle wasting diseases? Well, this is no more a mere concept. The Stanford University School of Medicine researchers have discovered that stem cells, present in the muscle tissues, can prevent tissue scarring, clinically termed as fibrosis.



Pollution-The Single Largest Cause Of Pulmonary Disease

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:44:48 -0600

The world is getting more and more polluted every day. Pollution is increasingly being highlighted as the single largest reason outside tobacco use as the cause of pulmonary disease. As we breathe in polluted air, we inhale toxic pollutants deep into your lungs, and cause considerable damage to the entire respiratory tract. These pollutants are capable of triggering and worsening an existing disease.



How Can I Observe, Prevent and Treat Dengue?

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:56:17 -0600

Fever is the common disorder, but high fever is the symptom of Dengue. In other words, when a person is suffering from high fever, then it is the probability that he is in the trap of this disease.



Causes of Calcium Deposits

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:05:36 -0600

When calcium blood levels are normal, calcification can take place from local tissue damage. Tissue damage can be a magnet for calcium into the damaged tissue.



Common Wildlife Diseases

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:51:06 -0600

If you work with animals, own pets, or enjoy the outdoors on a regular basis, you need wildlife disease knowledge. Learn some of the most common types of infectious wildlife illness and how to prevent them.



What Is A Stroke? The Basics And Why You Should Act FAST

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:33:33 -0600

Having a stroke can be devastating. It can take away one's dignity and independence, especially in severe cases. The good news is a stroke can be identified early, and this can help provide treatments sooner rather than later. In this article, we shall take a look at what a stroke is and how you can identify it soon.



What Is Roseola?

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 14:49:02 -0600

What is roseola, its symptoms, risk factors and complications. How is it treated and its prevention.



What Is Thalassaemia?

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 14:47:42 -0600

Thalassaemia is an inherited blood disorder caused by a genetic defect. There are two types of thalassaemia, namely, Alpha thalassaemia and Beta thalassaemia. Carriers of either type of thalassaemia may not be aware of their status until a blood test is performed. The treatment options available include regular blood transfusion, bone marrow transplant and stem cells in umbilical cord blood transfusion. Finally, the myths of thalassaemia that are commonly believed among the population.



How Is Degenerative Disc Disease Treated?

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 08:03:41 -0600

Degenerative disc disease can cause a wide range of symptoms, the most common of which is lower back pain. Other symptoms can include neck pain, tingling or numbness in the extremities or pain in the buttocks, arms and hands.



What Are The Causes And Risk Factors For UTIs?

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 08:01:29 -0600

Anything that hinders the bladder from emptying out completely or causes an irritation in the urinary tract can cause a UTI or urinary tract infection. There are several risk factors that may make you more susceptible to this condition.



Air Pollution - A Big Contributor to Dementia

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 07:12:52 -0600

Dr Elissa Wilker, a researcher in the Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, said: Our findings suggest that air pollution is associated with insidious effects on structural brain ageing, even in those, who are free from dementia and stroke." The study found that those living near major roads suffered cerebral shrinkage, brain ageing, thereby increasing their dementia risk.



Tips For Avoiding The Onset Of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:05:59 -0600

In case the effects of the gloomy weather are still getting to you and your depression is getting worse, it may be time for you to see a therapist and find out if you are suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder or SAD. This is a form of downheartedness that occurs when you develop symptoms of depression during the darker and cold winter months each year. The good news is that this is a condition that can easily beat by following certain tips and strategies. Read these below.



An In-Depth View of the C-Reactive Protein Test

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:40:17 -0600

A C-Reactive Protein test or CRP Blood test is typically ordered to check for plausible reasons behind inflammation in the body of an individual. Being a blood test, its simple to perform and poses no risk to the health of the patient. Read the article blow to gain an in-depth knowledge about the C-Reactive Protein test, its implications, results and treatments.



Treating Kidney Stones With Natural Remedies

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:27:29 -0600

Are you worried about your kidney stone? You do not want to go under the knife or take modern medicine? Then, in this article we are going to talk about some of the natural remedies for the kidney stones.



How to Be Proactive About The Zika Virus

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:17:13 -0600

THe Zika virus has taken the world by storm this year and who knows how big of a problem it will become in the future. Here's an article about how you should be proactive when it comes to the Zika virus.



Causes and Prevention of Lifestyle Diseases - Everyone Should Know

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:01:46 -0600

These days, people talk about life diseases like anxiety, depression, headache, backache, heart diseases, hypertension and much, much more. Most of the diseases are caused by abnormal lifestyle and improper diet, insanitary environment and drug abuse. To prevent the lifestyle diseases you should know the causes and prevention of these illnesses.



How to Give Your Child a Good Health Start

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 08:48:44 -0600

Not very long ago, we used to think that the dreaded diseases that struck adults - heart attack, stroke and cancer - where the inevitable fallout of aging. Today we know better. Many of these adult afflictions have their origins in wrong habits and lifestyle practices inculcated in children. So, if we want our children to grow up into healthy adults, we have to get them off to a good start early in life.



Discover Why Not All Vegetables Are Good For Improving Your Immunity Power Naturally

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:01:12 -0600

Learn some helpful tips on certain veggies and veggie combinations to improve your immunity power. In doing so, protecting you against various health problems.



This Is War

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:20:20 -0600

It's 9:00 a.m., Monday, June 6th, and I am laughing with nerves, unsure of what to expect.



I Look Like I'm 23, But I'm Really 52

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:18:37 -0600

Often times when I talk about advancing into the later stages of Huntington's Disease, people (for a reason I will never know) think that it is comforting to tell me that I might die by getting ran over a bus, or inheriting breast cancer, or tripping on a rock and cracking my head open. They tell me this to say, "Hey, you never know what the future might bring."



What You Need To Know About Breast Density and Its Role in the Diagnosis of Cancer

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:25:05 -0600

40% of women who undergo a diagnostic mammogram screening are diagnosed as having dense breasts. Although density of breasts is not an ailment in itself, it makes it difficult to diagnose breast cancer.



Is Obesity a Disease? If So, We Need to Quarantine Overweight Illegal Aliens Sneaking In

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 06:57:01 -0600

Many of the things that happen in our society seem to get white-washed with political correctness. We aren't allowed to call people too skinny or too fat, as it might hurt their feelings besides if they are too skinny they probably have anorexia or an eating disorder and if they are too fat it is due to their thyroid condition or some other disease. Likewise, we are not allowed to chastise Alcoholics for their behavior or the problems they cause in our society because alcoholism is a disease and we should instead help them cope with that disease and see that they get treatment.



Ayurvedic Treatment of Bedwetting in Children

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 10:20:47 -0600

Bedwetting is one of the most common issues that children suffer from. Instead of trying the allopathic medicines, choosing the ayurvedic medicines can be a healthier option. This is completely natural and ensures no side-effects. For the remission of this urologic disease in the kids, many parents opt for the natural remedies, especially the ayurvedic medicines completely safe.



Diabetes - How to Control It

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:46:47 -0600

Diabetes is a dreaded condition full of medical solutions and dire treatments. The finest diabetes cure is prevention; nevertheless, if you are ill with diabetes, there are ways to keep your sugar spikes under control.



Prevention of Kidney Failure and Diseases

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:10:00 -0600

This article gives you detailed information regarding your kidneys, and how to avoid unhealthy lifestyles and habits that could affect the functionality of the kidneys. The habits that negatively damage the kidneys would be analysed with the aim of ensuring incidence of kidney failure and disease is reduced.



Endometriosis: A Fight Against Time and Nature

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:07:48 -0600

Hitting 30 as a female is not easy. Not only do you have to deal with questions about yourself and the achievements you've done in your time in this world, but you likewise have to deal with a ticking time bomb that is fertility. From personal experience, being diagnosed with severe endometriosis was the nail on my coffin. Yet, there is hope.



Autoimmune Disease: Your Body At War With Itself

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:13:26 -0600

I was diagnosed with Hypothyroidism in the 1990s. Hypothyroidism is an autoimmune disorder that causes me to feel cold-nearly all the time, to lose hair, to experience dry skin, nails, and hair, to have trouble sleeping, to experience a less than stellar sex drive, to have a "foggy brain" and to be exhausted much of the waking day. The treatment is simple: take 1 Synthroid (synthetic hormone) per day, preferably an hour before meals. Some 20-25 years later, mainstream medicine treats this disease in exactly the same way. The problem: after all the money in labs, prescriptions, and doctor visits, I feel no better.



Kidney Stone and Drugs With Their Types and Symptoms

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:09:44 -0600

We know that a kidney is a bean-shaped and fist-sized organ that filters blood, removes drugs and excess fluids from the body that comes out in the form of urine. There are two kidneys in a human body located at the lower side of the rib-cage, opposite to each other. Kidneys control the production of red blood cells and also they regulate the blood pressure levels. Major functioning of urine is the removal of waste and extra fluid in form of urine.



Bioengineered Veins Give Hope to Kidney Disease Patients on Dialysis

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:42:24 -0600

Blood is the essential element that travels in your body supplying oxygen and other nutrients to all the cells, getting rid of waste products and assisting the body to get around. With 1.5 gallons of blood in the body, it translates into 7% of the body weight. Constant cleansing of the waste and extra fluids is required, in order for the blood to be able to do its job.



Bone Diseases and Treatment Process

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:59:11 -0600

Bone disease known as "osteopathy" the term osteopathy is commonly used to refer to another healthcare philosophy. Your bones support you move, shape and help your body. the Living tissues that rebuild constantly throughout your life.



An Introduction to Social Workers in Handling HIV Affected Men, Women and Children With Tuberculosis

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:03:24 -0600

Role of social workers in dealing with both HIV and T.B is much more difficult than those who work only in the field of HIV/AIDS. The former should have knowledge about the Nature of T.B and the cure available for it in addition to those of HIV. Secondly they should take enough precaution since they are dealing with a more dreaded disease which can spread easily. In our earlier articles we have seen some basic facts about HIV and the precautions to be taken. In this article, we can read some information regarding the above with respect to T.B.



Symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 14:30:07 -0600

Is it forgetfulness or early Alzheimer's Disease? Here are some Alzheimer's symptoms.



Walking Pneumonia Treatment - Conventional and 3 Ideas With Alternative Medicine

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:57:40 -0500

Have you ever wondered how walking pneumonia is different than regular pneumonia? Also, what would be some great inexpensive treatments to get rid of it? Keep reading to learn more.



Five Simple Ways to Improve Your Immune System

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:43:01 -0500

So here is the simple truth, If you didn't have a functioning immune system, simply brushing your teeth would introduce enough harmful bacteria into your bloodstream to kill you. Luckily, your immune system does a remarkable job of defending you against disease-causing microorganisms. But sometimes it fails: A germ invades successfully and makes you sick. This article explains five ways you can improve your chances to fight against diseases and illness.



What Are Fibroids and How to Get Rid of Them

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:15:04 -0500

Fibroids can refer to a number of issues in the body, but most often they are tied to the uterine fibroids diagnosis. This is an issue that can bring about a lot of pain, stress, and discomfort. The issue is simply a tumor. The tumor that grows can be large, or small, and is benign. That means that it is not cancerous at all.



Using Stem Cells From Children With Rare Diseases To Find New Treatments

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:59:11 -0500

The biggest gap in drug development is that we are not addressing the specific needs of children, especially those with rare diseases. We need to focus on kids. They are our future. If it takes 14 years and US$2 billion to get FDA approval for a new drug, how is that going to help the 35% of the 200 million children across the world that are dying before 5 years of age because they have a rare disease?



Cord Blood Has Shown to Suppress Growth of Breast Cancer

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:13:22 -0500

One of the most common forms of cancer amongst women globally is breast cancer. Once detected, there are three key elements that determine the course of treatment for breast cancer patients - diagnostic stage, receptor expression of steroids, and growth factors. Normal therapy during this condition includes a mixture of mastectomy, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. However, in most cases, severe side effects have been noticed that has had significant impact on the patient's quality of life.



Sarcoidosis Symptoms - With Alternative Treatment!

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 08:12:18 -0500

Sarcoidosis is a fairly horrible disease. Discover the most common symptoms and the dangers with traditional medicine with a few ideas on alternative treatments that can be very helpful.



What Is Perforated Diverticulitis - Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 07:55:16 -0500

Diverticulitis is a gastrointestinal condition where small pouches or holes appear in the intestinal wall of the colon. The holes usually occur on the weak lining of the wall and often do not have any signs or symptoms.



Diverticulitis Of Sigmoid Colon - An Overview

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 07:55:02 -0500

Although diverticula or pouches can form in any part of the digestive tract, it occurs most often in the sigmoid colon or the narrowest part of the large intestine. The sigmoid colon attaches the intestine to the rectum and like other parts of the intestine, absorbs water and vitamins and breaks it down so it can travel easily throughout the body.



What To Do After A Diverticulitis Attack - Long Term Effects

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 07:54:47 -0500

Diverticulitis is like a thief in the night, it comes without you expecting it. Many patients who have diverticulosis do not have any symptoms and are found to have this only when they have to undergo diagnosis or tests for other medical reasons.



Everything You Need To Know About Mesothelioma

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 14:57:11 -0500

Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that is known for attacking the lungs, intestines and the sac covering the heart. The victims of this disease are provided by legal rights to hire a mesothelioma lawyer and file the claim for compensation.



Treat Palmer Warts Using the Wartol Wart Remover

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:04:41 -0500

Many people think that Palmer warts are malignant but it is not so. Sometimes, the warts disappear in a couple of years without any treatment at all. One can feel their presence by the pain, irritation that is caused. However, the pain, irritation caused depends on the location of the warts.



Cord Blood Stem Cells Show Promise for Alzheimer's Patients

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:50:01 -0500

Alzheimer's disease affects almost 4 million Indians and is predicted to triple its numbers by 2050. A disease that impacts basic cerebral functions like memory and thinking skills, it is irreparable and currently has no cure or treatment available. Latest scientific developments involve the encouraging promise of the restorative usage of cord blood stem cells in curing this progressive brain disease.



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.