Medical Articles

Multiple Myeloma – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Multiple myeloma is a cancer that begins in the bone marrow in the plasma cells. The disease is called multiple myeloma because it affects many bones. Although multiple myeloma affects the bones, it begins in the blood cells of the bone marrow, and is not a bone tumor. An age over 65, an origin of…

Frontal Knee Pain

What is frontal knee pain? Frontal knee pain is a pain people experience beneath the kneecap (additionally referred to as patella). It’s the most typical reason behind chronic pain related to the knee. It originates from deterioration of cartilage, which happens because of inferior position in the kneecap while it glides across the lower end…

Alcoholism – Causes and Effects

Alcoholism is the inability to control or ignore a strong craving for alcohol. People suffering from alcoholism often find that they need the aid of alcohol to feel good or normal. They often crave alcohol, but this craving is much stronger than the occasional craving people have for certain foods. The craving for alcohol experienced…

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…