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Frequently Asked Questions About Ringworm

In much of the United States, spring is just around the corner, and spring is the time of year children get ringworm. Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions about this common fungal condition. Q. What are ringworms? A. Actually, ringworms aren’t worms, and the noun isn’t used as a plural. Ringworm (known…

Steps For Treating Yeast Infection With Hydrogen Peroxide

If you catch an infection early enough, this home remedy for treating a yeast infection with hydrogen peroxide will help you rid yourself of that horrible smelling, painfully nasty yeast infection. Here are the steps for treating yeast infection with hydrogen peroxide. The first of the steps for treating yeast infection with hydrogen peroxide is…

Do SSRI Anti Depressants Heal Or Cause Hot Flashes?

The term ‘SSRI’ is abbreviation for ‘selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor’. As the name suggests, these drugs act by restoring balance in the availability of serotonin, the mood-influencing neurotransmitter, in the brain cells. Imbalance in serotonin is the primary somatic reason for depression in people; therefore, restoring its balance helps in the treatment of depression. SRRI…

Tonsil Stones Treatment With Colloidal Silver

Colloidal silver is now being promoted as a health product (alternative) or preventive product against various diseases. The product is believed enhance the immune system of the body by offering various anti bacterial benefits. Colloidal silver is nothing but minute silver particles (nano size particles) found in distilled water in the suspended form. This is…

What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Why is it Dangerous?

Many people mistake inflammatory bowel disease for irritable bowel syndrome. They are actually two completely different issues, although they both affect overall colon health. Inflammatory bowel disease can encompass many different disorders which are different types of bowel irritations that include Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Both of these are ulcer causing conditions where Crohn’s…

Curative Yoga Asanas For Various Ailments

Yoga’s curative value for various ailments cannot be overlooked. With an established routine of a series of asanas, many of the diseases commonly affecting us can be cured and a healthier lifestyle enjoyed by all of us. Yoga prevents as well as cures several disorders of the body and mind. It establishes poise and harmony…

Nursing Considerations For Peripheral Vascular Disease

If your patient is receiving drug therapy, monitor the effects of the prescribed drugs. Assess the neurovascular status of his legs and report any deterioration in circulation. Place lamb’s wool between the patient’s toes to prevent pressure necrosis. If he has ulcers, provide wound care as needed. Assess the ulcer for signs and symptoms of…