Medical Articles

Trapped Nerve – Signs, Symptoms And Treatment

A trapped nerve originating from the spine can cause referred pain to areas such as your arms, hand, legs and feet. For instance, sciatica can be a result of a pinched nerve due to a disc herniation in your spine. In other instances, a trapped nerve along the sacral plexus (group of nerve fibers that…

Guilin Food , Cuisine & Local Specialties

Besides being one of the most picturesque cities in China, Guilin’s local cuisine is quite special. Being located on the beautiful Li River, fish is a large part of people’s diets. The rice noodles are famous throughout China. A visit to Guilin just isn’t complete without sampling some of the local food. Guilin Rice Noodles:…

Home Remedies for Sore Throat and Sore Throat Causes

A sore throat, also known as pharyngitis, is inflammation or redness of the tissues, sometimes with yellowish/white pus on the tonsils. It is a common problem that each one of us faces in our lifetime. Sore throats are mainly caused by bacteria or viruses, affecting mostly children and young adults. Sore throat can continue for…

Tonsillitis causes, symptoms and treatments

Tonsillitis is mostly caused by a virus and is often preceded by a cold (a runny nose, cough and sore eyes). Fewer cases (about one in seven) are caused by bacteria. Streptococcus is the most common type of bacteria involved (also known as‘strep’ throat). The tonsils are areas of lymphoid tissue on either side of…

Acromegaly Causes Symptoms Information With Treatment

Acromegaly is a chronic metabolic disorder caused by the presence of too much growth hormone. When this happens, your bones increase in size, including those of your hands, feet and face. Acromegaly affects mostly middle-aged adults. Overproduction of growth hormone is almost always caused by a noncancerous (benign) pituitary tumor (adenoma). This causes abnormal enlargement…

ISAGENIX® AND DIABETES

Isagenix®  Diabetes-Friendly Pak Suitable for Diabetic Lifestyle. Isagenix® is committed to answering the health needs of its customers, so, based on guidelines published by the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association, our Research and Development team has selected a suite of our existing products that, when used as directed by the pak instructions…

How to Treat Rashes

A chronic rash can have adverse effects on the mental and physical well-being of patients, particularly children. However, many of these rashes are readily treated once an appropriate diagnosis is made. See your primary physician or ask for a referral to an allergist or dermatologist if you have a rash that’s getting the best of…

Best Home Remedy for Cold Sores

Cold sores are commonly called fever blisters and may result from the herpes simplex virus. They are contagious yet many people mistake them for canker sores, which are non-contagious mouth ulcers. Usually, you will see cold sores on the skin that is adjacent to the mouth, on the lips. However, they can appear on the…

Types Of Fungal Skin Infection And Its Prevention

Fungi are the organisms that can cause infection in humans, and many of these infections involve the skin. A fungal skin infection is usually the result of the presence of some types of foreign fungus on the skin. These fungi grow best on those areas of the skin that are warm, dark, and moist. There…

Depression – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Depression is a serious medical illness that involves the brain. It’s more than just a feeling of being “down in the dumps” or “blue” for a few days. If you are one of the more than 20 million people in the United States who have depression, the feelings do not go away. Depression can occur…