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White Spots From Tanning – What You Need To Know

There are many people who indulge in personal tanning for a number of reasons. This can range from helping Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), aiding in skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis, or even to prepare themselves for a pending holiday vacation on a sunny beach somewhere. No matter what reason a person may have…

What are Lamisil Side Effects?

Lamisil side effects are probably the biggest concern for people who are taking this drug, or considering taking it, for fungus nail infections. Fungal infections are difficult to treat, and antifungal drugs are infamous for their toxicity. The liver is the organ that removes toxins from the bloodstream: the liver recognizes many drugs, including Lamisil…

Cat Pneumonia – an Owner’s Guide to Pneumonia in Cats

Pneumonia in cats is a serious condition.  It occurs when there is inflammation in the lungs.  The condition can quickly become life-threatening as it progresses.  As the disease advances, your cat will have more and more trouble breathing.  It can effectively be treated if caught early enough. Causes The inflammation in the lungs is a…

Medicinal Uses of Henna

Henna (Lawsonia inermis, also called mignonette tree) is a flowering plant used in to dye skin, hair, fingernails, leather and wool.  The area of cultivation of this plant is usually planted in India and Pakistan. The plant is normally used to grow in hedges around the cultivated land.  Its height is about two meter long…

Depersonalization: Logical, Normal and Easily Reversible

Depersonalization is possibly the most logical of all the anxiety symptoms. It is also normal in the circumstance. Yes, it might feel strange and intrusive but once you know and understand the facts, you will be pleasantly surprised at how much logic is involved with this reaction. I use the term “reaction” because that is…

Stress Can Be Both Good and Bad For You

Stress can be both good and bad. It should not be the goal to eliminate stress but to learn how to manage it and how to use it to help improve our lives. The fight or flight response helped prehistoric man stay alive from various kinds of threats such as animals, warriors and natural disasters.…

Asthma Cough Symptoms

Asthma a condition where overly sensitive airways swell, tighten, and produce excess mucus—tends to run in families. Asthma is inflammation of the tubes of the lungs which causes them to be obstructed, and therefore air passes though them less easily. These episodes may be triggered by such things as exposure to an environmental stimulant (or…

How To Give Your Dog Home-Made Enema

Sometimes, you may need to do more than just giving solid or liquid medication to your sick dog. Depending on his condition and symptoms, you may also have to provide other kinds of nursing care, such as giving enemas. Below is an effective way to use this procedure: The use of enemas can be beneficial…