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Graves Disease -causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Treatment of Graves Disease First described by Sir Robert Graves in the early 19th century, Graves’ disease is one of the most common of all thyroid problems. It is also the leading cause of hyperthyroidism, a condition in which the thyroid gland produces excessive hormones.Graves’ disease is a thyroid disorder characterized by goitre, exophthalmos, and…

Advantages of Wooden Side Gates for Your Home

Side gates can either be made from fabricated steel or strong durable wood such as Oak, Siberian Larch or Scandinavian Oak. Wooden gates have become increasingly popular as they fit in seamlessly with most gardens and outside environments. There are advantages to having wooden gates – and below we’ll have a look at those: Wooden…

Natural Antihistamines – A Better Solution For Allergies

Zantac is an antihistamine that is used to treat seasonal allergies. Also known as Ranitidine, it was originally used as an over-the-counter acid reflux medication. However studies have shown, that it’s also a great way of treating airborne allergies from pollen, to mold to hay fever. How it works Since it’s an antihistamine, it doesn’t…

What is Endegenous Depression?

In most cases, a person who appears to suffer from a type of depression will often have a reason for it. In other words, the depression has been brought on or encouraged by an event, or something has happened to that individual, either in their youth or adulthood, that they have not been able to…

Three Tips to Better Your Oral Presentation Skills

Getting up in front of an audience is one of the most frightening things for people to do. In fact, it is officially one of the biggest phobias that people possess. The funny thing about this phobia is that it isn’t necessary. Oral presentation skills are a matter of confidence, practice, and knowledge. This article…

Death Anxiety Among the Elderly- the Impact of Children

Journal of Psychological Researches, 1998, Vol. 42, No. 1, P: 32-34 INTRODUCTION Death anxiety became a topic of psychological interest in the late 1950’s. From its inception “thanatology” has been a multidisciplinary field including contributions from all disciplines. The definition of death anxiety has been the most perplexing task for a researcher till today. In…

Natural Treatments for Anxiety

Many people suffering from anxiety welcome natural treatments for this debilitating mental disorder. Most common anti-anxiety medications, such as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have nasty adverse effects such as the so-called discontinuation syndrome, where withdrawal symptoms manifest themselves if you suddenly stop taking the medication. Recent studies have also shown that there is a…

Insomnia Withdrawal Symptoms

Withdrawal as the word suggests refers to pulling back or retirement of a prevailing status and the after effects pertaining to such changed situations. Insomnia Withdrawals in a simpler way deals with the physical and mental stress observed by a person in the course of an unexpected and sudden hampering or shortage of a substance…

Antifungal Melaleuca Oil Treatment for Toenail Fungus

Treatment for toenail fungus varies greatly. Many people suffer with a condition called toenail fungus or onychomycosis. In fact, an estimated 48% of people residing in the United States suffer with toenail fungus in at least one toe by the time they reach 70 years old. Onychomycosis is a very common ailment that occurs more…