Medical Articles

Defeat Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder that is characterized by high blood sugar and insulin deficiency/inaction.Insulin, which is secreted by the pancreas, facilitates glucose to enter body cells to give them energy. It is also needed to synthesize proteins and store fats. In uncontrolled diabetes, glucose and lipids (fats) remain in the blood stream and in course of…

Symptoms and Causes of Juvenile Diabetes

Juvenile diabetes mellitus is now more commonly called Type 1 diabetes. It is a syndrome with disordered metabolism and inappropriately high blood glucose levels due to a deficiency of insulin secretion in the pancreas. Juvenile Diabetes is believed to be an autoimmune disorder. There is also a strong hereditary component to juvenile diabetes. Researchers believe…

Obesity

Obesity is a physical condition that results from excessive storage of fat in the body. Obesity has been defined as a weight more than 20% above what is considered normal as per the body mass index, which is calculated from an individual’s age, height, and weight. Presence of fat tissue is essential as natural energy…

Miracle benefits of nuts

Nuts contain all main (fibers, fats, carbohydrate). In spite of nutrition they do not promote increase of weight of body as majority of foodstuff. Include nuts in your daily diet and you avoid vitamins snd minerals deficiency. Cashews Cashews nuts contain vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, C, iron, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, nicotinic acid. They are…

Home Remedies – Helps to Treat Skin Rashes

Again, there are some common skin irritations that are caused due to allergic reactions to certain foods, chemical pollutants, cosmetics, detergents, perfumes, plants and a lot more things. Parasites like lice and mice also cause skin eruptions and rashes. Insect bites also cause rashes. Rashes are also caused due to diseases like measles, chicken pox,…

Lower Extremity Ulcers of the Legs, Ankles, and Feet

An ulcer is a sore on the skin or a mucous membrane often associated with the disintegration of tissue and the formation of pus. Ulcers can result in the complete loss of the epidermis, the dermis, and in more advanced cases subcutaneous fat. Ulcers that appear in the skin are distinguished by inflamed tissue with…

Psoriatic Arthritis Causes, Diagnosis, Symptoms and Treatment

About 10 percent to 30 percent of people with psoriasis also develop psoriatic [pronounced sore-ee-AA-tic] arthritis, which causes pain, stiffness and swelling in and around the joints. Early recognition, diagnosis and treatment of psoriatic arthritis can relieve pain and inflammation and possibly help prevent progressive joint involvement and damage. Without treatment, psoriatic arthritis can potentially…

Candida Yeast Infection Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Here, you’ll discover the symptoms of Candida yeast infection, its causes and treatment, and why so many frustrated women are turning to natural cures for their Candida yeast infection. Then you’ll be in a better position to decide on the course of action that is best for you. Let’s begin with it’s cause and the…

Allergy Coding

Anallergy isan abnormal reaction of the human immune system, when it wrongly identifies certain allergens such as pollens, foods, drugs, dust, etc to be harmful foreign substances and produces antibodies against them. When these antibodies are produced in excess, they release histamine and other chemicals in your body, which in turn results in some allergic…

Cyclothymia Causes Symptoms Information With Treatment

Some theories posit that the hypomanic episodes have meaning in the context of a person seeking to achieve goals or to avoid depression. Symptoms of cyclothymia include periods of hypomania. Depressive symptoms are also present as the hypomania fades. These symptoms. However, are not meet the criteria for a major depressive episode, in other words,…

Depression – All Types of Depression and Depression Symptoms

Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses with 10-15% of people suffering from depression at some stage in their lifetime. The general symptoms of depression include irritability, difficulty to concentrate, feelings of guilt or helplessness, reduced appetite, anxiety, loss of interest in activities and personal appearance, difficulty sleeping, difficulty getting up in the…

How to Overcome Arachnophobia

The dread of spiders is known as “Arachnophobia,” a word originating from the Greek terms “arachne” translates to spider and “phobos” translates to horror. Believe it or not the panic of spiders is a lot more abnormal in rural regions than it is in municipal regions. It could be the core for this is that…

Anxiety – Not Just A Pessimistic Feeling

Another view is that anxiety is characterized by cognitive, somatic, emotional, and behavioral components, generalized as psychological and physiological state. Typically, a person of anxiety is push into an unpleasant feeling in relation with uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry. When anxiety becomes excessive, it may be called an anxiety disorder, making bad affects on one’s…

Insomnia- the Root Causes of Insomnia

Insomnia is such a common condition, affecting millions of Americans, yet many people are not aware of the serious consequences of Insomnia. Commonly referred to as sleeplessness, or lack of sleep, insomnia can lead to severe fatigue, anxiety, depression and lack of concentration. Insomnia is serious, although unlike other diseases it does not kill. But…

Treatment of Ingrown Nails

Copyright (c) 2010 Bruce Lashley Ingrown toenails can be caused by abnormal nail structure, irritation and pressure from poorly fitted shoes, and most commonly by improper nail trimming where the corners of the toenails are rounded off. Once the nail begins to grow into the skin, the body will begin to treat the nail as…