Medical Articles

Insomnia: How It Affects Your Life

Everybody needs to get enough sleep every night. Sleeping can help people in so many ways. Aside from helping a person recharge his or her energy, this resting condition is also able to help the body in repairing itself of all the damages it acquired while a person performs his or her daily activities. But…

Self Care For Ingrown Toenails

So you have an ingrown toenail? And you don’t exactly want to seek out your health care provider first. Well there are a few tips for self-care for ingrown toenails that you can try to see if it alleviates some of the pain and redness associated with the ingrown toenail before you see your physician.…

Nail Fungus – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

The medical term for toenail fungus is “onychomycosis,” Despite the commonly used term “fungal toenails”, onychomycosis describes both fungus and yeast infections in the nail. The prevalence in America is about 2-3%, but some have reported it as high as 13%. Even at a low estimate of 2%, this accounts for 6 million Americans with…

How Experts Treat Ankle Sprains

The most common type of ankle sprain is an inversion injury. The ankle turns in. Inversion sprains are common complications that may occur after casual strolls, “trips”, falls, and sports. Most sprains are minor but the severe ones can result in ligament strain or rupture and cartilage injury to the bones within the ankle joint.…

Information on Bruises Symptoms

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. Depending on how many vessels were broken, bruises can be the size of a pencil eraser or…

Pancreas Diseases – Natural Therapy

The pancreas is an elongated and tapered gland that lies across the back of the abdomen behind the stomach in the loop of the duodenum. It secretes digestive enzymes into the duodenum and hormones, such as insulin, into the blood stream.  Digestive enzymes are released from the cells of the pancreas into a network of…

Iridology Is The Science Of Iris Flower

Iridology is the science and practice of analyzing the iris, the most complex external structure of the human anatomy.  The practice of Iridology is expanding rapidly as it is becoming known as a valuable tool for preventive healthcare.  The iris is connected to every organ and tissue of the body by way of the brain…

Breast Cysts Causes

Women should continue to wear bras if they want to because there is no evidence whatever to associate bras with breast cancer. This theory was developed by Syd Singer and Soma Grismaijer who wrote a book called Dressed to Kill, claiming that bras constrict breast tissue and block lymph drainage, causing chemical toxins to remain…

How to Use Baking Soda to Cure Oral Yeast Infection

Yeast infection of the mouth is caused by a fungus called Candida albicans. This infection appears as small white patches in the mouth and on the roof of the mouth. These white patches can be likened to cottage cheese and they can be very painful causing your child to refuse food. However one simple home…

Hepatitis C – Symptoms and Causes of Hepatitis C

The hepatitis C virus is usually detectable in the blood within one to three weeks after infection, and antibodies to the virus are generally detectable within 3 to 12 weeks. Approximately 15-40% of persons infected with HCV clear the virus from their bodies during the acute phase as shown by normalization in liver function tests…