Medical Articles

Manuka – A Reliable Natural Cure for Scabies

Scabies is a very contagious skin condition that occurs due to infestation with parasitic mites. The mite responsible for causing scabies in people is a microscopic organism called Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis. Although there are many other types of mites that cause scabies in animals, they are not capable of infesting humans. Sarcoptes scabiei var.…

Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Eczema, also known as dermatitis, is a type of skin inflammation which results in itching, rash, oozing and later, crusting of the skin. Eczema usually has a strong genetic component, and may be further aggravated by environmental factors, irritants, and stress. Depending upon the cause, eczema is given different names which include atopic, contact, seborrhic,…

Is Your Antidepressant and Reflux Disease Linked?

There could be a link between antidepressant and reflux disease. Therefore, if you take antidepressants and are suffering from frequent acid reflux/GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), your antidepressant medication could be contributing to the symptoms you are experiencing. Researchers have discovered that a link between antidepressant and acid reflux does in fact exist. Of course, there…

Monophobia: How to Cope With Monophobia

Monophobia is one of the most debilitating phobias that you can suffer from. It is a fear of being alone, which can obviously have a very serious impact on your life. If you have to constantly be around other people there will be lots of things that you are not going to be able to…

Overcome Male Anxiety Approaching Retirement

For persons at or approaching retirement, the anxiety of their new freedom may be met with joy, or dread. Men are especially prone to feelings of loss when a lifelong career and the contributions they made on a daily basis suddenly end. The usual workday routine filled with scheduled activities is gone, and for some…

The Art of Indian Head Massage

Indian Head Massage Indian head massage is said to be both a science and an art. It offers many benefits such as keeping hair strong, lustrous and healthy and provides relief for conditions such as tension and migraine headaches, insomnia and disturbed sleep, stress and related illnesses and tense back, shoulder and neck muscles. Indian…

Ayurvedic Cure For Chikungunya

Introdution Chikungunya has become the biggest scare in the world currently. After the epidemics of dengue and SARS, now chikungunya has grabbed the attention of people of the world. In some parts of the world, chikungunya is also called as Chicken Guinea, though this is a misnomer as chikungunya has nothing to do with chicken.…

Motorcycle Gloves: Types and Purpose

Most novice riders consider gloves to be of no importance in riding bikes because all they have to do is twist the throttle and cling to the handlebars. Another category of riders wear motorcycle gloves for the sole reason of them looking good. But the fact is gloves play a vital role in motorcycle riding.…

Sinus Fungus – This Disease Could Be Deadly

Whereas acute sinusitis is a short-term illness that responds well to medication and remedial treatment, chronic (long-term and repetitive) sinusitis is sometimes difficult to control. Although sinus fungus is a suspect, the cause of repetitive sinus attacks is largely unknown. However recent studies have shown that the condition often occurs in: immunocompromised subjects. Diabetics. People…