Medical Articles

Monophobia – What Are the Symptoms of Monophobia?

While the condition is not widely known to the public due to its nature, monophobia effects many people from all corners of the globe. This disorder can be emotionally, mentally and socially crippling for those that suffer its effects. However, with treatment and medication, the disorder can be handled to a level in which many…

How To Overcome Autism and Anxiety On Socialization

Children with autism are often misunderstood, especially when it comes to autism and anxiety on socialization and it’s not surprising that the most loving parents can make some mistakes. The body of information about this condition is vast, but some of it is conflicting. This can leave even the best parents feeling confused and overwhelmed.…

Heal Your Brain Using Mindful Meditation

Mindfulness-based stress reduction therapy has been shown to reduce anxiety in a broad range of clinical populations, as reported by the University of Ottawa. Meditation reduces stress and enhances forgiveness, according to a study published by the Journal of American College Health. Meditators have a greater ability to moderate the intensity of their emotional arousal…

Medical Neglect and Abuse at Nursing Homes

Nursing homes have a growing reputation for being unsuccessful and unhealthy environments for elders. Part of this is due to negligence, fraudulent practices, incompetence, and lack of training. The adverse effect on the health of the elders is terrible and if you have decided to entrust the care of your loved one to an assisted…

The Colon: What It Does and What Can Go Wrong

Consisting of the large intestine, the rectum, and the anus, the colon is quite possibly one of the most important organs in your body. It is part of a complex system designed to eliminate food waste and the waste generated by your body as effectively as possible and is the part of the body where…

The Truth About Reverse Osmosis Water Filtering Systems

Before you continue looking for a reverse osmosis water dispenser, let me offer a little information. There are many disadvantages to reverse osmosis water filtering systems and some are very relevant to the environmental health problems that our society is desperately trying to heal. If you are in poor health, yourself, you may not care…

Vaginal Itching – Just Itching To Itch

Vaginal itching – How many women have found them self in a situation where the urge to relieve an itch around their private parts becomes so unbearable that they had to leave the room to relieve the urge (scratch) so not to cause embarrassment to them self or that of others in their company. Remember…

Cancer: The Silent Killer

In our daily life, we come across the word ‘cancer’ quite often. It is the unspoken fear of every one of us. Once a rare disease, cancer is spreading fast in the modern world. But what is cancer? What does this actually mean? The human body is made up of small bricks called ‘cells’. There…

Aspartame – Part of Waste Water Pollution?

Waste water pollution consists of cleaners, detergents, human and animal waste, but there is another form of pollution that happens regularly to drinking water that we tend to pay little attention to. I am talking about ‘Aspartame’! And aspartame poisoning!! That’s right the diet sweeter found in a multitude of food products available in the…

Colitis Prevention and Treatment

Colitis, also known as ulcerative colitis, refers to a type of inflammatory bowel disease affecting the inner lining of the colon (the large intestine). Inflammation of the intestinal wall, whether chronic or acute, causes ulcers to be formed in the top layers of the lining. These ulcers may bleed and produce pus. A patient of…