Medical Articles

Alzheimers Medication

Alzheimer’s disease is defined as a progressive brain disorder that gradually destroys a person’s memory and ability to learn, reason, make judgments, communicate and carry out daily activities. As Alzheimer’s progresses, individuals may also experience changes in personality and behavior, such as anxiety, suspiciousness or agitation, as well as delusions or hallucinations. This disease has…

Immunity – Tips to Strengthen Your Immune System

The immune system, which is the set of cells and their activity against antigens, or infectious agents that comprise the body's defense system against diseases. The immune system does a great job of keeping people healthy and preventing infections. However, sometimes problems with the immune system can lead to illness and infection. The best defense…

Prevention of Heart Disease and Stroke

Introduction. Conventional and unorthodox doctors unanimously agree that foods such as seafood, fruits, vegetables, green tea, nuts, grains, legumes, onions, ginger, hot pepper, garlic, olive oil, alcohol in moderation, foods high in Vitamin C, E and beta-carotene preserve the arteries and prevent heart disease and stroke. Meats and dairy foods high in saturated fat, excessive…

Low Carb Dieting the Truth: Part One

Almost everyone knows someone who has used a low carb diet. They have used it themselves had a friend use it or are getting ready to use it . Are these diets magic? Are they safe? Can I really eat all of the cheese and meat I want ? Will I die if I go…

Chronic Kidney Failure Stages – Stages 1 to 5 Explained

Chronic kidney failure stages are ranked from stage 1 to stage 5. If you have chronic kidney failure, your kidneys are slowly losing their ability to remove wastes and excess water from your blood. The condition is progressive meaning it gets worse over time. However, you can live with the condition for years before symptoms…

How Frogs and Toads Differ

A lot of people wonder how frogs and toads different. Well, the surprising answer is that they do not really differ too much at all! Frogs and toads are both amphibians, meaning they can live both in and out of water. They both vertebrates and belong to the class which includes salamanders. But while salamanders…

Reflexology – Non Invasive Healing Technique

Reflexology? Ever heard of it? Neither had I until I ran into a site put up by Bill Flocco, director and founder of the American Academy of Reflexology. It apparently is a site for pain relief and is responsible for giving you a deep sense of relaxation. Reflexology This process is based on the idea…

Depression in Teenagers – Now What Can We Do?

No doubt you have seen the recent news headlines about a federal panel that recommended the FDA that anti-depressant medications carry the strongest possible warning label for use in children and teenagers. This recommendation to the FDA looks the medical community, especially those who work with depressed young people. The biggest problem from the treatment…

Agoraphobia and Soclal Phobia

Agoraphobia – Fear of Open Spaces Agoraphobia is a little more complex than that – it is the fear of being in any situation where things could go wrong without the chance to escape or get help. A lady contacted me who had been suffering worsening conditions for more than seven years. Initially it started…

Got Shopping Mall Anxiety?

Development in the retail market has resulted in the growth of a huge number of shopping malls and departmental stores all around the world. Even small towns are getting their own malls alongside the cities. We have become so addicted to shopping in these shopping malls that we visit these places very often. People throng…

Find Cures For Insomnia That Work For You

Are you driving yourself crazy trying to fall sleep at night? There are several over-the-counter remedies available at your local pharmacy. Most of them are based on the same active ingredient (diphenhydramine), so there's really no point in trying them all. Without, of course, trying new things is fun for you. Otherwise, night after night…

Guide On How To Install Handrail Brackets

Handrail brackets secure your handrails to the wall. If the brackets are not properly installed they will pull off leaving your wall with unsightly holes. To avoid this, you should ensure that you install the brackets the right way. To help you out here is a guide on how to install the brackets properly. How…

Never Cut Your Nails on a Sunday

According to an old European superstition, you should never cut your fingernails on a Sunday. If you did evil stories would be told about you for a week. Even worse the devil would follow you all week. Cutting fingernails was considered not only work, but also being preoccupied with your outer beauty. This was something…

Top Reasons Why Athletes Should See a Sports Medicine Doctor

The life of professional athletes isn’t easy. They have to participate in intensive exercises and training activities constantly to deliver maximum performance in front of an audience. While these activities are crucial for athletes to stay in shape, they can also damage their body. Sports medicine is a growing healthcare field dedicated for treatment of…

How to Treat Your Angular Cheilitis

If you suffer from angular cheilitis, you will have red welts at the corners of your mouth. In fact angular stands for the corner of your mouth and cheilitis stands for welts or lesions. This short article will go over what you need to do to be able to cure your angular cheilitis so you…