Medical Articles

Facial Rash – Seborrhoeic Dermatitis

Question: I have a rash on my face, which is red and swollen. It is quite itchy and comes up in different areas, including my nose and chin. It’s very embarrassing. Can you tell me what it is and what I can do about it? Answer: You have seborrhoeic dermatitis, which is an inflammatory condition…

That Sore Penis May Be Due to a UTI

No guy really likes having a sore penis, although many will use the opportunity to brag (not always truthfully) about how all the sex they have had to bring the condition on. But when the sore penis comes about because of a urinary tract infection (UTI), that’s a different story. No one goes around announcing…

Depression and Rage – A Painful Psychological Partnership

Depression and rage are intricately intertwined with one another. Both depression and rage are predisposed, although the exact calculus is still unknown. Beneath depression, whether it is readily observed or darkly obscured, there is rage. Rage can wait decades to erupt. Rage lies at the bottom of the psyche and appears to be dormant or…

Relocation "Treatment" for Seasonal Affective Disorder

Moving to one of America’s sunniest spots may help those suffering from SAD Seasonal affective disorder emotionally impacts millions of Americans every year (between 4-20% of the population, depending on who you ask), with women outnumbering men four to one. Also called “winter depression”, it usually begins in the autumn and last through the winter…

Causes, Symptoms and Treatments for Atelophobia

Atelophobia is a fear related to imperfection. People with this fear; try to achieve perfection in everything from school, work, family and friends. Instead of trying to accept and live with the perfect things they have, they tend to fear about the loss they are going to face due to the imperfections they have. People…

Vitamin Supplements – A Natural Approach to Fighting Anxiety

For most anxiety suffers, traditional treatments (including drug therapy and psychotherapy) serve as a Band-Aid, but never fully correct the physiological imbalance that causes anxiety in the first place. Fortunately, natural approaches exist to fight stress by replenishing the body of essential vitamins and supplements missing from the brain or nervous system. Anxiety may surface…

Methamphetamine and Ecstasy Similarities

Methamphetamine is a white, odorless, bitter, crystalline powder. It dissolves easily in water or alcohol and is taken orally, smoked, snorted or injected. It is an extremely addictive stimulant drug that directly affects the central nervous system. Even in small doses, Methamphetamine results in increased wakefulness and physical activity, decreased appetite, increased breathing, heart rate…

Cardio Kickboxing Top 10 Questions

1. What is Cardio Kickboxing? Cardio kickboxing is a hybrid of boxing, martial arts and aerobics done rhythmically to music. Cardio kickboxing is also known as aerobic kickboxing or fitness kickboxing. Offering an intense cross-training and total-body workout it utilizes the training routines used by martial artists in the sports of boxing and kickboxing. The…

Ovarian Cysts – Symptoms You Can’t Ignore

Ovarian cysts range from not noticeable to annoying to excruciatingly painful. Fortunately, most are harmless and clear up on their own. In rare cases, you could experience more serious complications. You need to be aware of the symptoms of these complications and be prepared to push for action if your doctor seems not to care.…

Get Rid of Ringworm With Effective Ringworm Treatments

Getting infected with ringworm is quite an irritating experience. Ringworm usually manifests itself as red circular rashes that have healthy skin in the middle. The skin around the rash is usually dry and crusty. The rash by itself is by no means painful, but it is the itching that is usually the problem. The itching…

Mono Treatment – Stress and Adrenal Exhaustion

Stress is a well-known factor in suppressing immunity and activating the Epstein Barr virus that causes mononucleosis. Mono treatment needs to address stress and adrenal fatigue in order for you to make a full and complete recovery from this illness. Your adrenal glands produce hormones like cortisol and DHEA to help your body cope with…

What to Do When Someone is Unconscious

If you find an unconscious victim, call 911 and do not move him. You don’t know what happened to him, so moving him could aggravate his injury. Furthermore, if he isn’t breathing, then you don’t have much time to get help. When you call 911, see if the victim is breathing or not and if…