Medical Articles

The Colon: What It Does and What Can Go Wrong

Consisting of the large intestine, the rectum, and the anus, the colon is quite possibly one of the most important organs in your body. It is part of a complex system designed to eliminate food waste and the waste generated by your body as effectively as possible and is the part of the body where…

The Truth About Reverse Osmosis Water Filtering Systems

Before you continue looking for a reverse osmosis water dispenser, let me offer a little information. There are many disadvantages to reverse osmosis water filtering systems and some are very relevant to the environmental health problems that our society is desperately trying to heal. If you are in poor health, yourself, you may not care…

Vaginal Itching – Just Itching To Itch

Vaginal itching – How many women have found them self in a situation where the urge to relieve an itch around their private parts becomes so unbearable that they had to leave the room to relieve the urge (scratch) so not to cause embarrassment to them self or that of others in their company. Remember…

Cancer: The Silent Killer

In our daily life, we come across the word ‘cancer’ quite often. It is the unspoken fear of every one of us. Once a rare disease, cancer is spreading fast in the modern world. But what is cancer? What does this actually mean? The human body is made up of small bricks called ‘cells’. There…

Aspartame – Part of Waste Water Pollution?

Waste water pollution consists of cleaners, detergents, human and animal waste, but there is another form of pollution that happens regularly to drinking water that we tend to pay little attention to. I am talking about ‘Aspartame’! And aspartame poisoning!! That’s right the diet sweeter found in a multitude of food products available in the…

Colitis Prevention and Treatment

Colitis, also known as ulcerative colitis, refers to a type of inflammatory bowel disease affecting the inner lining of the colon (the large intestine). Inflammation of the intestinal wall, whether chronic or acute, causes ulcers to be formed in the top layers of the lining. These ulcers may bleed and produce pus. A patient of…

TMJ Symptoms And What You Can Do About It

TMJ symptoms are quite pronounced and noticeable to the sufferer. There is hope, though. Before we talk about the cure for TMJ or some simple and inexpensive strategies to solve your TMJ problems, let’s talk about some of the specific symptoms you need to be aware of. TMJ symptoms affect are focused everywhere the joint…

Pulmonary Hypertension – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Pulmonary hypertension is a condition in which the pressure in the pulmonary circulation, mainly the pulmonary arteries, becomes elevated. This condition can be either primary (idiopathic), which is not caused by any disease or condition, or secondary, which results from some other underlying cause such as left-sided heart disease, chronic lung disease, pulmonary embolism and…

N-Acetyl-Cysteine Can Help Treat Dry Eye

Dry eye symptoms arise when your cornea is inadequately lubricated. The disorder comes about because of insufficient tear volume or substandard quality of the tears, which leads to too rapid evaporation or rapid destruction of the tear film. The tear film normally has three constituents: an outer layer of lipids secreted by the meibomian glands;…