Medical Articles

7 Examples Why Boots Are Better Than Shoes

Boots are better than shoes for all sorts of reasons. They are more durable. They last longer. They protect your feet from potential dangers better than shoes do. The list goes on and on. However, real life anecdotes help drive home the idea better than just making a list. Here is a list of experiences…

Shirataki Noodles – Are They A Super Food?

If you’re trying to lose weight, by now you may have heard of shirataki noodles. These noodles were invented by the Japanese over 2000 years ago. Shirataki noodles are made from flour ground from the bulbous root (or corm) of the Konjac plant. This flour is known as konjac flour and is not a carbohydrate…

The Most Common Systemic Yeast Infection Symptoms

Often times a Systemic Yeast Infection can have minor symptoms, and because of this they are dismissed as nothing to concerned about. However, once the yeast enters the bloodstream, the Systemic Yeast Infection Symptoms rapidly become very damaging and even life threatening. Your immune system ordinarily contains a healthy amount of yeast in small amounts,…

Fatty Liver Infiltration Treatment in 3 Steps

Fatty liver infiltration results from excess fat or diminished liver function that leads to accumulation of fat inside liver cells. That fat takes up precious resources leading to further impairment of liver function and leaving two of the most important tasks on the body (metabolism and detoxifying) damaged. Furthermore, fatty liver (steatosis) can lead to…

Colloidal Silver Products – Natural Alternatives to Antibiotics?

Thanks to eye opening research and a growing demand for natural alternatives to antibiotics, we now have reliable choices to combat viruses and bacterial infections. It appears a primary alternative for antibiotics are colloidal silver products. In the many choices of colloidal silver product’s one leads: The New Silver Solution. Are All Colloidal Silver Products…

The Pros and Cons Of Medications As Tennis Elbow Pain Relief

Anti-inflammatory medications offer tennis elbow pain relief. Their noticeable effect makes them very effective for a quick-fix painless condition. These kinds of medications could either be in the form of oral or injection. The oral forms are considered to be non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs that are easy to take and often help control inflammation and manage…

What to Eat When Heartburn Is a Problem

If you have a tendency to get heartburn, you may need to keep a food diary or a “heartburn” diary in order to determine exactly what foods trigger your symptoms. Physicians and other experts do suggest certain foods not to eat with heartburn and things to eat with heartburn. Food is not the only factor…

Acid Reflux Chokes Me Awake At Night

Acid reflux has forced me to suddenly wake up countless times, in a state of panic, choking on my own acid and gasping for breath. Nothing can really describe the burning bile feeling, or the taste it leaves in your mouth as you try not to gag and throw-up. I have had to stick a…

Stop The Misery From Rosacea Breakouts

Rosacea is a common inflammatory skin disease that affects more than 14 million Americans. Rosacea causes redness and blemishes on facial skin which can be very distressing. Although Rosacea is a harmless skin disorder, it has a high impact on quality of life. Causes And Risk Factors Of Rosacea The cause of rosacea is unknown.…

Integrating – Body, Mind, Heart and Spirit

Insights/Distinctions: Very important for me had been the concept of living a balanced life however in practice, I wasn’t entirely certain what balanced meant? How far do I need to move the needle…and I confess it was easier said than done! I learned why – in mind I felt that I was either pressing the…

20 Environment-Related Diseases

There is a strong link between environmental degradation and public health. The occurrence of these diseases are on the increase as environmental degradation worsens. Below are 26 diseases and ailments related to the environment. Allergies and Asthma Many people today suffer from allergies; sneezing, with running noses and itching eyes from pollen, dust and other…