Medical Articles

Holistic Dog Care – Bring Your Dog Out of Depression

When I first told my friend that my Corgi suffers bouts of depression, they find it hard to believe. Like humans, dogs do occasionally suffer from depression. They get lethargic, stop eating, and drink only minimal amounts of water, stop wanting to play, and even lose drastic amounts of weight. My Corgi is such a…

Fear of Germs Hypnosis

Mysophobia hypnosis has emerged as the best cure for the fear of germs, or mysophobia. The diagnosis of the pathological fear of germs began with Dr. William Alexander Hammond in 1879. One of his patients who had an obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) kept washing his hands. It turns out that the patient saw germs everywhere and…

The Importance of Safety Shoes in the Workplace

The importance of safety shoes in the workplace cannot be overestimated. A startling 25% of all disability claims, the world over, relate to foot injury. In the USA alone over 100 000 foot injuries occur in the workplace every year, with an estimated price tag of $1 billion. The crippling cost and distress to employees…

Muay Thai Training – Motivation vs Discipline

So what comes first, the chicken or the egg or in terms of actual training: Motivation or Discipline? Let’s take a closer look: Motivation: To provide with an incentive; move to action; impel. Discipline: To bring to a state of order and obedience by training and control. To break it down even further: Motivation is…

Ovarian Cysts and the Use of Soy Products

There is a great confusion about one of the main cause of ovarian cysts. Excess estrogen! Or what we know in alternative medicine as estrogen dominance. Prior to ovulation, there is supposed to be a surge of progesterone to help the egg to be released and at the same time prevent the formation of permanent…

3 Home Remedies For Candida Depression

Depression is an evil side effect of a candida infection, and there are home remedies for candida depression that you can use. Here are 3 home remedies for candida depression and helping you get through it. The first of home remedies for candida depression is to get some St. John’s Wart. This is a natural…

Why Choline Bitartrate is Called a "Smart Drug"

Choline is an essential nutrient that is classified under the B complex vitamins. As an essential nutrient, it cannot be naturally produced by the body in amounts that is adequate to maintain good health plus the fact that is a water-soluble vitamin and therefore must be obtained through our daily food intake. The term choline…

Diagnose Your Dog Symptoms Dry Nose

Dog symptoms dry nose does not necessarily indicate a dog that is sick. My dog’s nose goes from moist to dry all the time. By examining their behavior you should be able to tell they are not feeling well. They will act depressed or lethargic. If they are vomiting or have diarrhea then it’s pretty…

Common Methods of Processing and Preserving Food

Food processing is a way or technique implemented to convert raw food stuff into well-cooked and well preserved eatables for both the humans and the animals. All these methods are used by food processing industry to give out processed or preserved foods for our daily consumption. Best quality harvested, slaughtered and butchered and clean constituents…

10 Misconceptions and Myths About Psychiatry

There are certain misconceptions about psychiatry that people have lived with over the years simply because either they do not understand the nature of psychiatric illnesses or because they are firmly rooted in their cultural beliefs. These beliefs have been proven to be inaccurate as they are really unfounded and cannot be backed by scientific…

How I Used Essential Oils to Treat My Stitches

In April 2012, I experienced a massive heart attack. My wife called 911 and I was immediately taken to the hospital where I was admitted in emergency. The doctors inserted a stint into my artery that was 100% blocked. My other 2 major arteries were 80% blocked and another minor artery was also blocked. I…

7 Fun And Healthy Benefits Of Regular Exercise

It’s hard to ignore the health benefits of exercise and physical activity. It makes you feel better, for one thing. Other than that, you’ll trim down and look good, too. It doesn’t matter what age, gender or physical activity you have. You can sweat it out and enjoy the benefits of exercise. Exercise can basically…