Medical Articles

Sleep Apnea – Is There a Cure?

If you're wondering whether there's a cure for sleep apnea, you probably already suspect that you or someone you know is suffering from the condition. Often signified by chronic snoring or gasping for air while sleep, sleep apnea is often an annoyance to both the person who suffers it and their sleeping partner. In fact,…

Acidic Foods – 5 Acidic Foods to Avoid

Eating healthy in this day and age can indeed be quite difficult with all of the temptation that is out there today, but it is having the determination and the will-power to stick to it that will see you through. As mentioned in the title of this article, there are five types of acidic foods…

Is Sugar Making You Fat?

The study of weight gain, weight loss and obesity is a mine-field of junk science, uninformed opinions and scams. The amount of misinformation is overwhelming. You have to skillfully identify reliable sources and untainted studies. The common belief that people get fat mainly because they eat too much is today facing a strong challenge, backed…

Use of Colloidal Silver in Treatment of Skin Rash

Skin rash or body rash is usually an inflammation on the skin. It results in change in color and texture of the affected area. Skin or body rash could be the result of irritation, disease or an allergic reaction. Allergies could be to food, plants, chemicals, animals, insects or other environmental factors. This kind of…

Skin Cancer – Do You Know What To Look For?

Skin cancer is on the rise and approximately 20% of North Americans will experience some form of it in their lifetimes. What are the reasons behind these findings? Ozone depletion and people refusing to use sunscreen are factors. But, more people are now submitting to screening, so more cases are being detected than ever before.…

Natural Cures for Psoriasis

If you're a Psoriasis sufferer you might be pleased to know that you're not on your own. There must thousands of people that suffer, if not millions through this world that have this same problem, but on saying it does not help you at this particular time. You're probably fed up with the pain, and…

6 Useful Benefits of Air Purifiers

Air purifiers are a practical addition to the home or office environment to eliminate airborne toxic substances or particles that can have a negative impact on the health. They are particularly useful to people who suffer the most from allergies or asthma. Also, they are great in any home with a smoker because it is…

Do Repressed Emotions Cause Anxiety?

For quite a while, mental health professionals have debated the causes of anxiety disorder. One such theory is that repressed emotions are the cause of anxiety disorder. So, the question is, do repressed emotions cause anxiety? People Pleasers Some doctors say that when a person does not express their emotions, such as anger, resentment, etc.,…

Warning – Sprained Ankle Ahead

If you have a sprained ankle and you do not rehab it properly, statistics say that you will suffer another more serious sprain within 12 months of your first injury. These statistics are based on hospital emergency room visits for the same injury. For years nobody has been able to explain why this is, but…

First Aid Homeopathy – Minor Bruises

Bruising is most likely to occur as part and parcel of a fall or minor mishap, such as stubbing your toe or accidentally hammering your finger during some routine DIY. However a serious accident can result in quite severe internal bruising and this would fall outside the remit of home prescribing and demand urgent, professional…

Acupuncture for Eczema (Dry, Red, Itchy Patches of Skin)

Eczema is a condition that affects an estimated 15 million people in the United States. It is characterized by dry, scaly red patches of skin that are accommodated by intense itching. There are many standard medical treatments that are aimed at decreasing inflammation and itchiness. The typical medication includes using corticosteroids which can have some…

How To Treat Colon Cancer?

Cancer is the name for a disease that can affect cells from all the organs and body's structures and is considered to be life threatening. The colon and rectum are a part of the large intestine and their function is to absorb nutrients and water from the food that passes through the intestine before it…