Medical Articles

How the "Crab Effect" Obstructs Growth and How to Conquer It

Some of the greatest words of wisdom for any man or woman seeking change or growth are, “Surround yourself with people who will support and believe in you.” Creating any kind of significant change requires determination, focus, energy, a game plan, and more than anything else, desire and a positive attitude. Sometimes, we become stalled…

Canine Bordetella – Diagnosis and Treatment of Bordetella in Dogs

Dog Bordetella Bordetella, also known as infectious tracheobronchitis or “kennel cough,” is a highly infectious bacterial disease of the upper respiratory system. If left untreated, bordetella can develop into severe pneumonia in your dog. Dog Bordetella Symptoms Dogs infected with bordetella most commonly exhibit a dry, hacking cough. Other symptoms may include: ยท Runny nose…

Allergies and Yeast Infections – Do They Go Together?

Allergies and yeast infection are closely connected. Just as yeast infections are very common, so are yeast allergies. A yeast infection does cause and aggravate allergy. The yeast allergens cause symptoms of hives, itching, nasal congestion, bronchitis, skin rashes, asthma and irritable bowels. Put in simple terms, yeast infection or its overgrowth is the real…

Cast Iron and Its Welding

You might wonder why we are into this topic – welding cast iron; but it is a versatile material which is used in manufacturing various industrial products with implications in our day to day life. With its excellent fluidity, low melting point, the extraordinary response to various designs of the machine etc, it has come…

How Can You Fix Your Posture?

Posture can be a serious issue, let alone cause some serious health issues as well. The fact is that along with back and neck problems, poor posture can also cause your internal organs not to function properly. Some of the more serious problems that poor posture can cause is GERD. That’s right. GERD or acid…

Tear Gas Chloroacetophenone

Early records reveal that German scientists discovered CN (Chloroacetophenone) about 1870. This is a chemical compound that was first prepared for use in 1877 but was not subsequently used to any great extent. The French were the first to use it successfully in the late 1920s to break up civil disorders in their colonies. It…

Men’s Breasts – The Truth About Man Breasts

Enlarged men’s breasts are known by many names including man breasts, man boobs and moobs. But although people often make light of this embarrassing condition, the psychological effects of gynecomastia (the medical term for man breasts) can be devastating. This article will discuss the different non-surgical gynecomastia treatments available and what you can do to…

Leptospirosis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Leptospirosis is an infectious disease that humans get when mucous membranes or lacerated skin come in contact with contaminated environmental sources. Rats are the most common reservoir for infection. Common symptoms include fever, chills, bodyache, intense headache, meningitis, enlargement of liver and spleen, uveitis, kidney failure, cough and hemoptysis. The Ayurvedic treatment of leptospirosis is…

Tonsilloliths 101 – Quick Relief For Tonsilloliths

Tonsilloliths, or also popularly known as tonsil stones, are nasty whitish or yellowish colored, foul smelling bumps on your tonsils. They are caused by the accumulation of sulfur producing bacteria, food particles, post nasal drip, overactive salivary glands, mucous and other mouth debris that build up and lodge near the throat. There are some people…

How to Measure Our Ideal Weight

Contrary to popular belief, not everyone has the same ideal weight for their body type. This common misconception is often the culprit behind overdoing weight loss programs or taking crash diets because we feel that we should look just like everyone else – or at least weigh just like everybody else. First of all, we…

10 Natural Remedies For Stopping Chronic Hives

Chronic Hives, also referred to as urticaria, is an allergic reaction apparent on the skin as a rash. The rash may develop as lots of tiny little bumps which may look something like nettle rash, or they may appear as odd coloured and shaped swellings. These swellings are called Urticarial wheels. Large patches are often…