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Fears and Phobias

Every time we experience the world, we do so through our 5 senses- see it, hear it, taste it, smell it or feel it. It is only once we have taken that information in and processed it, that we apply a meaning to it. Sometimes the meaning we apply will be based on our previous…

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Introduction Medicine, psychiatry, and dualism: In the past, psychiatric diagnoses have been regarded as ‘mental’ in nature, in contrast to the ‘physical’ nature of medical diagnoses. This distinction reflects the absence of gross pathology in most psychiatric disorders, and the fact that these conditions usually present with disturbed mental states or behaviour rather…

5 Sleep Deprivation Symptoms That Can Get You Fired

Did you know that roughly 30%-50% of people in the United States suffers from some form of insomnia or sleep deprivation? It’s true; and not only that, but many of those people aren’t even aware they have a sleeping disorder. The sleep deprivation symptoms can be so mild and barely noticeable that an individual may…

Permanent Relief For Ingrown Toenails

What is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail is simply a curving of the nail border into the flesh of the toe. When the pressure from the curved or deformed nail becomes excessive, the underlying skin or tissue is pierced or opened and this provides entry for harmful bacteria. It is common for bacteria to…

Natural Cure For Toenail Fungus

It has been a real slow process for finding a natural cure for toenail fungus. As a matter of fact a lot of people have had to suffer with the fungus and were left to try and find some type of home remedy to treat toenail fungus. Even though there are pills you can take…

Bruises Treatment – jannet

Bruises from daily bumps and minor injuries can often be painful and unsightly – and I think we all agree we would like to know how to get rid of bruises quick. Treating bruises can really help with the appearance and even the pain of a bruise. Bruises occur when the capillaries release blood into…

What is an Esophageal Ulcer?

A hole in the lining of the esophagus corroded by the acidic digestive juices secreted by the stomach cells. Ulcer formation is related to H. pyloridus bacteria in the stomach, anti-inflammatory medications, and smoking cigarettes. Ulcer pain may not correlate with the presence or severity of ulceration. Diagnosis is made with barium x-ray or endoscopy.…

What Are Multiple Ovarian Complex Cysts?

Ovarian cysts are a common phenomenon in the menstrual cycle of the body, but many a times complications may arise. Of the many complications one is multiple ovarian cysts. Read more about this condition here. The primary reproductive female reproductive system is the ovary. Regular working of other components of the reproductive mechanism as well…

Why Do I Keep Getting Nasal Polyps?

Question: I have had nasal polyps several times. These always cause infections and breathing difficulties, which get worse as winter approaches.  Answer: Polyps are small fleshy growths attached by a stalk to the surface they spring from. They can occur in different parts of the body, including the lining of the nose where, as you…

Fibroids And Its Symptoms

Fibroids ( also known as uterine fibromyoma, Leiomyoma and myoma) are growths or benign tumours that form inside the uterus.The actual cause of fibroids is not quite known yet, even though it does affect 4 out 10 women over the age of 40.Fibroids are associated with infertility, miscarriage and premature labour lengthy and painful periods.…

Ovarian Cysts Symptoms That Cannot Be Neglected

To begin with, ovarian cysts do not provide any direct symptom through which one may diagnose the disease condition. Say, for example, a stomach infection will manifest itself with abdominal pain and loose motion or a gastrointestinal acid reflux will produce severe heartburn. But a woman having ovarian cysts will develop no such express symptoms…

Alcoholic Cirrhosis of the Liver

Alcoholic Cirrhosis of the Liver The abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting will be making you to feel too tired. You may be suffering from nosebleeds or swelling of the legs. Your liver slowly degenerates, deteriorating in function, due to a chronic injury. Consequently you have loss of interest in sex and breast development (gynecomastia) in…