Medical Articles

Tips For Trimming Toenails

Clipping toenails is an easy task – and you can stop the ingrown toenails that make you flinch. Different steps to follow while you trim your nails. Spread tissue or newspapers on the ground to catch nail clippings. Sit on the ground and hold toe clippers in one hand, grasping your foot with the other.…

An Overview of Onychomycosis (Nail Fungus) and New Laser Treatment Options

Onychomycosis (nail fungus) affects approximately 7-10% of the adult population. Although not associated with morbidity and mortality, it can be painful and often associated with psychosocial problems due to thick, discolored, and/or disfigured nails. Treatment has been limited to oral anti-fungal medications with a significant propensity for side effects and re-occurrence. Recently, the use laser…

Bruises Treatment

A bruise gets its deep color from a blood vessel or vessels that break under the skin and leak blood into the surrounding area. As it heals, it becomes paler in color and less painful to the touch. Bruises are very common, and if you are human, you’ve suffered a bruise in your life. Getting…

Cervical Spine MRI

Cervical pain can be caused as a result of maintaining poor body postures or due to dislocations or fractures of the neck joints. For analyzing the real reason behind the disorders, physicians may advise patients to take a cervical spine MRI. It is a procedure adopted to make an accurate assessment about the condition of…

Peptic Ulcer – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Peptic Ulcer, (also known as ulcus pepticum), is a raw and painful area that occurs in the gastro-intestinal tract as a result of mucosal erosion by acidic gastric juices. It may occur in the oesophagus, stomach, or duodenum. Mostly the duodenum (after the stomach; the first part of the small intestine) is most likely to…

An Excerpt From the Book “Curing the Cause and Preventing Disease, A New Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Illness and Aging With Functional

<b>The Three Pillars of Health—The Basic Foundation of Your Overall Health</b>Let’s begin with a discussion of your health in the context of the three main body systems:– the hormonal/immune system,– the digestive system,– and the detoxification system. These three systems are your “pillars of health” because the health of your other body systems—such as the…

Symptoms of Cervical Polyps

A cervical polyp is a benign tumor that is found on the surface of the cervical canal. They can cause irregular menstrual bleeding, but more often they show no symptoms. The cause of this type of cancer is not fully understood by the experts. It may result from an infection or from a long term…

Ovarian Cysts – When To Seek Emergency Medical Care

The symptoms of ovarian cysts are not to be ignored. Actually, if you have ovarian cysts the pain alone will probably drive you to the doctor’s office regardless how reluctant you may be. While many cysts will disappear on their own over a period of time, there are occasions when immediate medical care is required.…

Thrush In Toddlers: How To Cure Toddler Thrush Naturally

A toddler with thrush is not a happy toddler! Thrush can be painful and irritating; even if the thrush is not too uncomfortable, it’s not a good sign that your child has yeast, which is a type of opportunistic infection. Thrush in a toddler requires some special considerations for treatment according to the child’s age…

Hepatitis A – Herbal Cure Is Available

Luckily, both hepatitis A and B, can be cured, with alternative methods. In point of fact, another natural remedy newly developed in Australia, and as it is totally herbal, progressively people apply it to eradicate the hepatitis infection. Let us firstly talk about the hepatitis A vaccine. The hepatitis A vaccine was firstly used to…

Worried That Cirrhosis Of The Liver Is Hereditary?

Here’s some good news. Liver cirrhosis is not hereditary. Cirrhosis is a condition that scars the liver and is considered to be irreversible by most doctor’s standards. (Although there may be some alternative solutions that may help to reverse the damage and ease the pain.) This makes it very difficult for your liver to carry…