Medical Articles

Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Hand-foot-and-mouth disease is a mild but highly contagious viral infection common in young children, which spreads from person to person because of unwashed hands or contaminated surfaces. Common symptoms include fever; sore throat; rash and blisters on the tongue, mouth, palms of the hand and soles of the feet; headache; fatigue; irritability; and loss of…

Thyroid Hormone Physiology Primer

Many of you report to my office with a complaint of being hypothyroid only to have been told by your primary care provider that you are normal on testing. Guess what? They are correct!! But, so are you. However, they have not gone far enough to document what you know to be true. Your thyroid…

Diabetes Disease and Fatigue

Your body can experience being tired and worn-down for numerous reasons: stress, pregnancy, medications, and inactivity, just to name a few. After expressing there is pain, tiredness is the second most mentioned general symptom by patients in the doctors’ offices. But fatigue can also be a sign of the diabetes disease. If you find yourself…

Aerobic Exercise and the FITT Principle

Cardiorespiratory fitness best describes the health and function of the heart, lungs and circulatory system. Cardiorespiratory fitness also describes the capacity of the lungs to exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide with the blood, and the transportation of nutrients and waste products to and from the body’s active tissues. Other terms used and applied to the…

How To Take Care Of A Newborn Baby

Bringing forth a kid is a indeed a dream come true for most couples. But, it is also one big responsibility. The fetus is naturally protected in the womb. The moment it rises out of this protective casing, it is upon you, as parents, to keep it safe, healthy and comfortable. There is a lot…

Love Your Liver And Live a Longer Life!

When working well, your liver receives and filters 3 pints of blood a minute! A healthy liver removes these things from your bloodstream: Dead and unhealthy cells Micro-organisms such as bacteria, fungi and parasites Toxic environmental chemicals Cancer cells Globules of fat known as chylomicrons Filtered blood from your liver flows to the right side…

My Penis Skin Is Kind of Itchy – Please Help

An itchy penis is embarrassing, especially when it is constant. This can not only be frustrating and intrusive on life; it can also slowly erode sexual confidence and the prowess of the sufferer. It’s important to find out what is causing the problem and treat it before it becomes a major issue and sex stops…

A Guide to Bearded Dragon Diseases

When properly fed and with appropriate UV light, the bearded dragon is a robust and healthy creature, typically living 8-12 years, occasionally even 15. However, like many reptiles, they will try to hide illness or injury. The first danger to deal with is substrate. Impaction is an issue where some indigestible substance is trapped in…

Keratosis Pilaris a Possible Allergy Symptom

Keratosis pilaris is a skin condition, where the skin on the back and outer sides of the upper arms are rough and bumpy. It can also appear almost anywhere else on the body, especially on the thighs and tops of legs. It does not generally occur on palms or soles of feet. It can be…

Beat Separation Anxiety Disorder Once and For All!

Separation anxiety disorder is defined as a developmental abnormality that causes excessive anxiety concerning separation from home or from those to whom the individual is emotionally attached. It is a condition that is more common in children, but can also be present in adults. Children who suffer from separation anxiety disorder, which manifests when the…