Understanding the Biological Cycle of Your Koi Pond

The biological cycle is really better defined as the “nitrogen cycle” because primarily what pond keepers are concerned with is nitrogenous waste. Nitrogen is pretty common when it comes to elements. In fact, it makes up almost 80% of our atmosphere so it’s not surprising that it should be found in many plants and animals,…

Can Low Fat Diets Cause Depression And Irritability?

Ever wonder why you or those around you get grumpy and depressed while dieting? Beside feeling hungry and deprived, getting too little healthy fat may contribute to low serotonin in your brain. The Study A study comparing a 41 percent fat diet with a 25 percent fat diet found that subjects moods deteriorated right along…

Effective Male Yeast Infection Treatment

So, you've noticed that you've acquired a few sores on your penis, and sometimes some swelling and even some discharge, but certainly it can not be a yeast infection, because after all, that's something that only women get. Well, I'm sorry to disappoint you, but men can get it as well, particularly if you're not…

Ankle Sprains – Successful Treatment Tips

Ankle sprains can easily become chronic in nature if not treated correctly. Proper initial care can mean the difference between a single sprain, or a lifetime of an ankle problems. Below are a few tips that will help you along with your recovery, and get you back to sports faster and safer. Control Your Swelling…

Bruised: The Story of the Apple

Picture a polished, gleaming, juicy red apple sitting high up on top of a fruit stand amid dozens of other apples in a grocery store. It's luscious, ripe, ruby ‚Äč‚Äčtone assures any onlooker that behind the thin, glossy skin of this delectable fruit contains the flesh of a delicious desert fit for the consumption of…

Down Syndrome – Symptoms and Characteristics

One of the most common chromosomal disorders, Down syndrome is associated with the mental retardation and malformation in a newborn. The main cause of Down syndrome is the presence of an extra 21st chromosome. Generally children with Down syndrome show slower physical and mental development than a normal child. There may also be other health…

Get Heartburn, Indigestion and Ulcer Relief Using DGL

In the 1940's licorice was discovered to be useful in treating peptic ulcers. Unfortunately it had side effects that lead to high blood pressure, potassium loss, and fluid retention. Researchers discovered that the ingredient in licorice that caused those side effects was "glycyrrhizin." They were able to remove 97% of this chemical and the result…

Colon Cleansing and Disease Prevention

Colon cancer has become the deadliest cancer in the United States. This is an especially striking phenomenon because proper colon health is something we can all practice and is neither expensive or time consuming. These are some of the most common diseases of the colon. Diseases of the colon include colitis, colon cancer, constipation, diverticulosis…

Down Syndrome – Symptoms and Characteristics

One of the most common chromosomal disorders, Down syndrome is associated with the mental retardation and malformation in a newborn. The main cause of Down syndrome is the presence of an extra 21st chromosome. Generally children with Down syndrome show slower physical and mental development than a normal child. There may also be other health…

Can Stress Cause Fibroids To Grow?

Uterine fibroids are a complex condition with the precise causes in an individual being very difficult to determine. The causes can vary from person to person, but the reason they grow is believed to be as a result of an imbalance, for which there can be various primary and secondary causes. Many women ask the…

Are Corpus Luteum Cysts Dangerous?

You have been diagnosed with ovarian corpus luteum cysts. You have no idea of the cause; and you are concerned about your ability to conceive and have a baby in the future. Doctors are great with million dollar words. But, you have some basic questions: What is a corpus luteum cyst? During a normal reproductive cycle the…

Cure Infant Thrush

Causes of Infant Thrush In layman's terms, Oral Thrush in Infants is caused when the immune system and the healthy bacteria in a baby's mouth fail to control the amount of yeast in a baby's body. Overgrowth of yeast occurs in the mouth of the baby which is then commonly referred to as Thrush. Infant…