Medical Articles

Advantages of Natural Food Preservatives

Natural food preservatives have been used and known to mankind since long time. These are used in both raw as well as cooked food to increase the shelf value of food so that aroma, taste and the food itself can be stored for a longer period of time. Also food decomposition is prevented by them.…

Pericarditis – Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Pericarditis is inflammation of the pericardium, a membrane that surrounds the heart and its major blood vessels. Pericarditis can be caused by infection, heart attack, autoimmune disorders, chest trauma, cancer, kidney failure, or drugs. Pericarditis most often affects men aged 20-50. Pericarditis may be acute or chronic. Heart attack (see post-MI pericarditis) and myocarditis can…

Panic Attacks Dizziness and Suffocation

Diana was watching TV after a day’s work. Suddenly, she felt a strong feeling of dizziness and suffocation, as if there was sufficient oxygen in the air we breathe. Then her heart began beating with such speed and force that was terrified, thinking she could die of a heart attack. She began to sweat, she…

Heart Attack Age Statistics

Heart attacks can occur at any age. There are no specific age-groups which are the prime targets. However, it is also true that there are certain age groups that are more susceptible to heart attacks. Older people, with a weaker physiological structure are more risk prone than younger people since their bodies have suffered greater…

Zebra Finches-Fiesty Birds With a Perky Attitude!

Introduction Zebra finches are classified as the smallest of the pet birds available on the market. Originating from the continent of Australia, they are also found in Indonesia, Central and North America. With their attractive plumage and ease of maintenance, they are highly prized as pets. They are relatively hardy birds which can be kept…

Heart Diseases Q&A

• What cause the heart rate to increase during a brawl to flight response?hope it aid =) – Feeling frightened by something or feeling un-easy about something can cause it. I know, it happen to me all the time. I get chest pain and I start to freak out going on for it and my…

Ways to Acidify Your Soil and Ways to Handle The pH Issue

Introduction The popularity of blueberries have caused many people to become interested in quickly adjusting the soil pH downwards. Don’t mess with your soil without having it analyzed. Submit a sample to your county extension service and have it tested. You need to have the soil re-testing regularly to monitor the situation. Blueberry plants need…

Mental Illnesses and Stealth Adapted Viruses

Stealth adapted virus infections of the brain can explain the growing violence occurring within the country. These viruses are not effectively recognized by the cellular immune system and, therefore, fail to evoke an inflammatory response. Public health officials have been reluctant to acknowledge the existence of these viruses. Contributing to this disregard is evidence that…

Relevant Cure for Pleurisy and Pleural Effusion

When you breathe normally, the lungs expand and contract easily and rhythmically inside your rib cage. Each lung is enclosed in a moist, smooth, two-layered membrane, which is called a pleura. The pleura lubricates the moving parts of the lungs and makes breathing easier. The outer layer of the pleura lines the rib cage. Between…

Why Is Diabetes Known As the Silent Killer?

While diabetes is often called a “chronic” disease, it is also known as the “silent killer” which I believe is a very accurate description. Here are some of the primary reasons for this: Diabetes Often Goes Undetected For a Very Long Time It is estimated that 5.7 million people in the US alone have diabetes…

Homeopathy Weight Loss Tips and Treatment

Homeopathy weight loss remedy are popular in India and many parts of the world, as the homeopathic remedies for weight loss have become more and more fashionable currently for three reasons. First, these treatments are very effective as many people are satisfying with good results. Second, they are completely safe for anyone, even for babies…

How Natural Hair Loss Shampoos Can Help Stop Hair Loss

New approaches to hair loss are available. Natural hair loss is an unfortunate part of many people’s lives and there are increasing research in creating a hair loss cure. Hair loss (alopecia) is often caused by circulating hormones in the body that can cause reduced blood flow, nutrient absorption, and thinning hair follicles. There will…