The Men's Health Taboo

In a previous article I spoke about my research for my new health information web site, and, of course, one thing that became familiar about people's health issues. In particular those 'hard' ever talked about annual prostate examinations and testicular cancer. Men do not teach their sons about male health issues like women teach the…

Type 2 Diabetes – Diabetes And Fainting!

People with diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2, can tell you that there are times when their disease can cause them to feel really lousy. They may feel "out of sorts", have sudden mood swings, even feel grumpy or irritable. In fact, a diabetic can pretty much predict how they are going to feel if…

What Is Veal and Why the Controversy?

Most people think that veal simply means the meat of a baby cow. While this is technically true, it is no way indicative of the whole picture. I must stress that personally, I love meat, but investigating the story of veal did indeed make me a little queasy. Veal is in fact a by-product of…

Tetanus – Successful and Natural Treatment

Tetanus can be a very serious sequel to an injury with broken skin or a puncture wound. But, getting it also means that your immune system is badly compromised. When you injure yourself and break the skin, there is always a possibility of getting an infection or worse, tetanus. If you take Arnica immediately and…

Plastic Cone Collars Vs Soft E Collars

Often after surgery our pets may require a device to stop them from gaining access to their surgical area. Or on occasion, our pets may need something to deter them from licking, biting or scratching at a chronic sore spot. One such product that is widely used today by veterinarians is the "E-Collar" or Elizabethan…

What Is The Best Diabetes Testing Device?

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes then you should be aware of the importance of diabetes testing. Keeping your blood sugar under control is critical in preventing organ damage and other complications. Read on to discover more about the many different products on the market used in testing your diabetes. Ideally, if you are…

Allergy Skin Rash and Foods – Children Rash Symptoms

The recent study by the Center for Disease Control highlights that there is an eighteen percent increase in food allergies for kids. Symptoms can be stomach upsets, allergy skin rash, breathing problems and headaches. Some say that people are more conscious of what a food allergy is today and in the past it may have…

Liquid Supplements For Prevention Of Flu

Flu, a seasonal health condition, is referred to as Influenza in medical terminology. Flu is a highly contagious and acute respiratory tract infection that normally occurs in winter season. Generally, flu appears in form of epidemic. Although flu can affect people of all ages, children are affected more. Immuno-suppressed people, young children and people with…

Diabetes, Carb Counting

Diabetes is a condition when the blood glucose levels in the body become very high. You can get into serious health problems if the glucose levels remain high for a prolonged time. Diabetes can damage your eyes, kidneys, nerves and also cause heart disease. Basic building blocks in the food we consume are made up…

Finger Fungus – What Causes Finger Nail Fungus?

If you have finger fungus, you may be wondering how this happened – what causes finger nail fungus? Your nails may range in color, anywhere from yellow to brown, and sometimes they even turn black. Or maybe they're so thick that you have to by special clippers just to trim them. All of these symptoms…

Bad Breath Often Caused by Tonsil Stones

A very common cause of bad breath, also known as halitosis is the accumulation of tonsil stones (also known as tonsilloliths). These tonsil stones are white or yellowish balls that grow inside the tonsillar crypts. Sometimes they are swallowed or gothed up. Some people describe the feeling as having something stuck at the back of…

Astral Paralysis – How Bad Can it Get?

When an astral projection or travel is in progress, the person will experience some degree of physical paralysis which is known as astral paralysis. This just indicates that the mind split has already occurred in some form or the other. In astral paralysis, the physical body faces difficulties in different levels while animating itself when…