Medical Articles

What Is The Cause Of Scoliosis?

Dr. Davis here from Vista CA… The Problem Scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine, or backbone. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front. According to reliable sources in about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis…

Sore Throat is the First Sign of Cold & Flu Season

During the months of September through February when the temperatures are particularly cold in most parts of the world, colds and the flu run rampant. Although you can catch a cold or flu at any time throughout the year, it is more prevalent when the temperature seems to dip. Unfortunately, there has been no discovery…

The Causes and Effects of Tonsil Stones

A very common reason for bad breath, sometimes called halitosis is the accumulation of tonsil stones. These tonsil stones are white or yellowish balls that grow within the tonsillar crypts. infrequently they’re swallowed or coughed up. Some folks describe the feeling as having something stuck at the rear of your throat. Although they do not…

Conquering Diabetes With The Right Diabetes Clinic

Diabetes is an irreversible metabolic disorder. But, hope is a unique success tool for a diabetes patient, which can be more powerful than a diabetic diet. Any diabetic can expect to live a happy and a healthy life. However, a support system of professionals is essential for such achievement. That’s why; an access to right…

Healthy Food Habits for Diabetics

Diabetes is a very serious illness and proper care is essential in remaining healthy. People with diabetes have to beware of what they eat and when they eat it. This particular illness is very sensitive and any little mistake can cause the blood sugar levels to go up tremendously. Very often, people who suffer from…

Obesity Causes

How does obesity occur? The reasons are complex. Despite popular opinion, morbid obesity is not purely the result of eating too much. According to recent studies, it has been found that cases of morbid obesity are often rooted in genetic causes. If this holds true in an individual’s case, then dieting and exercise will have…

Tips To Treat Body Rashes

Literally, a rash means the growth of some red bumps on your skin caused by irritation to the skin. As the effect, the skin may become swollen, itchy and bumpy. Generally, skin rashes are not contagious and are triggered by external material such as dust, food, dry air, animal dander, certain fabrics and many more.…

Cold Sore Quick Remedy

Cold sore is usually caused by herpes simplex virus type-1 which cannot be cured. Herpes is a virus that remains in the body forever. Once the cold sore is healed, the virus retreats back into the nerve cells. It is an extremely contagious disease, it can be can spread by direct contact such as a…

Nail Fungus or Nail Psoriasis?

Nail psoriasis usually appears in people that already have psoriasis on their skin. In rare cases nail psoriasis may appear before the skin manifestations. And in the rarest cases psoriasis will only appear on the nails of a person and will never appear anywhere else. In the case when there are no psoriasis lesions on…

Mouth Yeast Infection – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Mouth yeast infection is caused by a microscopic fungus called Candida Albicans. The symptoms of mouth yeast infection — commonly known as thrush — can be very uncomfortable. And anybody can have one; men, women, teenagers and children, especially newborn babies. Treatment is usually through prescription or over-the-counter medicines that are taken orally. But more and…

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, also commonly known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that inflicts unusual swing not only in a person’s mood but also the level of energy, irritability, aggressiveness, ability to function and temperament. Although we all experience certain changes in our mood from time to time, someone who suffers from bipolar disorder experience…

Depression and Seniors

Senior depression has proved especially devastating among older adults because the disease has been so misunderstood in that population. Left alone, depression not only prevents older adults from enjoying life like they could be, it also takes a heavy toll on health. But if you learn to spot the signs of depression and find effective…