Medical Articles

Is Hypercalcemia The Cause Of Your Heartburn?

There are many different reasons why people develop heartburn or the condition known as acid reflux syndrome. The most common cause of heartburn is because the muscular valve that closes between the stomach and the esophagus does not close properly, and the acid can then move up in to the throat and mouth, leaving pain…

Understanding Food Poisoning

Food Poisoning We all know how unpleasant and painful food poisoning can be. Even though it only lasts for around 48 hours, this type of illness can make those two days feel like some of the longest of your life. Sufferers generally experience extremely painful stomach cramps, vomiting, diarrhea and nausea. In some of the…

What is Toenail Fungus? – Stuart Michael M

Toenail fungus or onychomycosis, is a type of fungal infection which damages the toenail. The main cause of this disease is fungal growth, which is aided by the moist and humid conditions in the shoes. The fungal growth starts consuming keratin (protein) from the nails for their growth and thus causes swelling and uneven nail…

Diet For Ulcers

At present there is no specific dietary treatment to cure a peptic ulcer. Mainstream medical opinion considers that drug therapy offers the most cost-effective treatment for ulcers, with surgery as an option in only the most severe cases. Even so, studies show an association between certain foods and the risk of developing ulcers, and doctors…

The Power of the Mind

How many times have you fabricated an alibi that you are sick just to avoid attending a party, or a meeting or even going to the office? Did you not experience in one or more occasions feeling sick afterwards? That's the power of the mind working against you. There were times in my life when…

Can Acupuncture Cure Your Allergies?

Acupuncture is Helping People Say Goodbye to Allergies Our immune systems fight anything that is seen as being out of place or abnormal. Allergies cause the immune system to react to substances that aren’t usually a problem for the human body. This triggers watery eyes, sneezing, wheezing, respiratory problems, difficulty swallowing and other reactions which…

Vitamin B6 Benefits, Sources and Deficiency

Vitamin B6 is one of the eight water-soluble B vitamins. It was originally isolated in the mid-1930. Vitamin B6 has the maximum number of chemical structures – all begin with the letters “pyr,” and include pyridoxine (PN), pyridoxal (PL), pyridoxamine (PM), pyridoxine phosphate (PNP), pyridoxal phosphate (PLP), and pyridoxamine phosphate (PMP). PLP is the most…

Lymphedema Massage Treatment

Any damage to the lymph vessels and pathways due to their removal or surgery causes a blockage in the flow of the lymph, resulting in an accumulation of the fluids. This pooling usually happens in the arms or legs and a swelling develops in the area. A lymphedema massage can be beneficial in this case…

Frequency of Depression in Migraine Headache

FREQUENCY OF DEPRESSION IN MIGRAINE HEADACHE . AUTHOR:BHURGRIGHULAMRASOOL,BILAWAL,SHAMIM-UR-REHMAN,RAJ KUMAR,ANISREHMAN. SUMMARY: In this prospective study migraineous patients were enrolled who wre manifested the symptoms of depression.There was considerable psychiatric morbidity there was necessay find out all migranes aand treated them symptomatically.It proved that we should not bypass the chaces of dpression in cases of migraine especially…

Coronary or Ischaemic Heart Disease

Coronary Heart Disease is also known as atherosclerotic heart disease, coronary artery disease, and ischaemic heart disease. It comes about as the result of atheromatous plaques clogging the arteries that supply the heart's muscle, which is known as the myocardium. The symptoms of coronary heart disease often do not reveal themselves until several decades after…

Signs And Symptoms Of Social Anxiety Disorder

Scared to go out to a meeting to speak to a client?  Need to deliver a speech but feel like fainting at the thought of going in front of the class to present?  Scared to attend a social gathering for no apparent reason?  You might be suffering from one of the many signs and symptoms…

Diagnose And Treatment Of Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is still a very common disease mostly encountered in low developed countries and areas. TBC localizes especially in the lungs but can also affect kidneys, bones or other tissues. There are three main diagnosing methods regularly used in hospitals all over the world: 1. The first made in cases of suspicion is the skin…