Medical Articles

Acid Reflux, Sleep Apnea and Heart Palpitations

Acid reflux, sleep apnea and heart palpitations are serious problems that people have to look after; otherwise, problems that are more serious could result in untreated symptoms. A person who suffers from sleep apnea may also complain of frequent headaches, dry mouth, and a sore throat in the morning, heart palpitations, urinating throughout the night,…

Morbid Obesity – How to Overcome the Denial

In my late 30’s I began to have the vague understanding that I was morbidly obese. It would be there when I would try on pants that didn’t fit anymore, or a shirt that suddenly pulled against my bra in an unsightly manner. I would have this argument – oh my god, look how fat…

Can Psoriasis Cause Hair Loss?

Yesterday, I received a question on my blog where I was asked if psoriasis can be the cause of hair loss, thinning, or shedding.  The reader did not often find this condition listed as one that caused hair loss, but felt that the timing between the two was too coincidental to ignore.  I’ll tell you…

Male Yeast Infection – Foreskin Symptoms

Male yeast infection foreskin symptoms are easy enough to spot. But they can be signs of things other than a penile yeast infection, e.g. a SDI (sexually transmitted disease) so you must always consult your doctor for a correct diagnosis. Never self-diagnose, always seek professional help. In this short article, you’ll learn the signs and…

Latex and Condoms – The Allergic Reaction

Latex Allergies affect up to 1 in 13 consumers in the world. A very common allergic reaction, the extent of the reaction can range from mild skin irritation (dryness, itching, burning, scaling, and lesions of the skin) to more severe reactions like the above across a wider range of areas to extremely serious reactions. These…

Should You Invest in Pre-Workout Supplements?

Those into body building and weight lifting are most definitely aware of the presence of different workout supplements in the market. From pre-workout supplements like Cellucor C4 Extreme to post-workout products like protein shakes and drinks, you surely won’t run out of options when it comes to using supplements to make the most of your…

Fear of Being Alone: The Crippling Effects of Monophobia

Monophobia is a crippling fear or being alone. In some cases, even just the thought of being alone can trigger panic attacks and increased levels of anxiety. It is thought that monophobia, and most other phobias, are linked to a previous traumatic event in one’s life. Through therapy and treatment, these events can be uncovered…

Brain Fog and Anxiety

We’ve all had days when we can’t shake that feeling of mental fuzziness, unreality or brain fog… when it’s difficult to break through cloudy thoughts and buckle down to work. Maybe we were up too late the night before or downed too many drinks at the office party. Maybe it was merely a case of…

Placenta Stem Cells Successfully Treats Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a  chronic neurological disorder that produces symptoms such as confusion, decreased dexterity, insomnia, lack of motor coordination, memory loss, shaking, stiff muscles, and tremors. Stem cells are an undifferentiated group of cells, which, depending on their surrounding conditions, are capable of developing into other types of cells such as liver cells,…

New All Natural Treatment for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a terribly debilitating disease. Since there is no single cure for it sufferers go through months and years of research, and trial and error, just to find something that might help them even a little bit. But you must be careful. There are many nutritional supplement vendors out there making outrageous claims who…

9 Common Causes of Construction Accidents

There are many causes of accidents on a construction site. Many are often attributed to some form of negligence and may involve unsafe work areas, misuse of tools and equipment, and failure to use protective equipment. The following discusses the nine most common examples of construction site accidents. Unsafe Working Areas – Injuries due to…