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What Is Trypanophobia? Are You Afraid Of Injections?

The fear of injections is called trypanophobia. This is not too uncommon. This fear can be related to needle phobia which is actually the fear of needles, only it involves actual penetration through the skin. This was officially recognized as a specific phobia in 1994 in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, 4th edition. Types of…

Insomnia And The Major Causes

Insomnia is a condition that has been described not a disease but rather a symptom.  It indicates that something is wrong in the body and should not be taken lightly. When you fail to initiate sleep or maintain it, this will be called insomnia. Also, if you can neither initiate nor maintain the sleep, you…

Does Vick's vapor rub assistance toenail fungus?

More Nail Fungus questions please visit : http://www.healthbeautyfaq.com Does anyone one know of a best path to draw from rid of staple fungus? I have yellow brittle toenails and I don’t know what to do. Help anyone? a really cheap way is walking in the the deep. the salt water works wonders. Yes, believe it…

Nail Fungus – Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Nail fungus is made up of tiny organisms that can infect fingernails and toenails. Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the finger or toe nails which is very difficult to cure. These fungal infections usually cause discoloration, thickening and often softening of the nails. Nail fungus is a difficult condition to treat and may often…

Metatarsalgia – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Methods

Metatarsalgia is pain in the ball of the foot. Metatarsalgia frequently affects runners and other athletes who participate in high-impact sports. Metatarsalgia often is referred to as a symptom, rather than as a specific disease. This is a common foot disorder that can affect the bones and joints at the ball-of-the-foot. Metatarsalgia (ball of foot…

What is Bile Reflux

We are all familiar with the condition acid reflux Bile reflux is another condition that is not discussed as much, but is very similar and sometimes can be confused with acid reflux. First, let me educate you a little bit about what bile is. Bile is a digestive fluid produced in the liver. Some of…

Hidden Causes of Sinus Problems Revealed

Tell chronic sinus problems good-by. You’ve had it with that vicious cycle of one antibiotic after another that only leaves your sinuses set up for another infection and more misery. Discover the hidden causes of sinusitis and you’re well on your way to overcoming those miserable sinus problems. Are you ready to break out of…

Blood In Stool – 7 Root Causes In The Colon

Blood in stool is often discovered with some dismay, accompanied suitably by exclamations of bloody (the adjective, not the expletive). Stools are coated with scarlet red blood droplets. Crimson red blotches of blood blemishes the toilet tissue. Bright red spots of blood dribble into the toilet bowl or down the legs. A sudden pang of…

Ovarian Cyst Symptoms and Treatment

Ovarian cysts are sacs that are filled with either a fluid or a fluid and solid mixture. They can occur either inside of or on the exterior of an ovary. While cysts can burst, hemorrhage or induce pain requiring surgery, most of the time, they cause no harm and will disappear by themselves. The presence…

Mouth Yeast Infection – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Mouth yeast infection is caused by a microscopic fungus called Candida Albicans. The symptoms of mouth yeast infection — commonly known as thrush — can be very uncomfortable. And anybody can have one; men, women, teenagers and children, especially newborn babies. Treatment is usually through prescription or over-the-counter medicines that are taken orally. But more and…