Medical Articles

Does Vinegar Cause Yeast Infections Or Cure Them?

As medical researcher and former yeast infection sufferer I am often asked about the connection between vinegar and yeast infections. Most experts agree that eating certain foods encourage the growth of yeast and increase the chance of an infection. But what about vinegar? Vinegar has been proven to improve the health of many people. So,…

Some Of The Most Important Global Health Products

Some of the important health products that are needed globally include the following Vaccinations. Vaccinations are vital especially for children. Some of the diseases children are immunized against include hepatitis A, Meningococcal disease and chicken pox. Vaccines are vital global health products that need to be readily available in health centers. Dipheria, polio, measles, mumps,…

Dog Bite Treatment

Dog bites can be traumatic and painful experiences that can leave both physical and emotional scars. However, as long as adequate, timely and appropriate treatment is given in the majority of cases the prognosis is excellent. Although there aren’t any exact figures about 60-90% of bites are caused by dogs and between one third and…

Brief Information on Indian Food

Indian food or Indian cuisine includes a very wide range of foods. All these are native to India and have been discovered in India. There is a lot of diversity in India in terms of climate, soil types, occupations and these cuisines also vary because of such factor. The Indian food is also influenced by…

5HTP Side Effects

5HTP, a natural health supplement, has shown itself to be generally safe during the past forty years of scientific testing. 5HTP seems to be tolerated better by a larger number of people than its pharmaceutical cousins, the SSRI antidepressant medications like Prozac and Paxil. Of course, nothing is completely without side effects so anyone taking…

Acid Reflux Homeopathic Remedies

Acid reflux is a pain. Literally, it really is. Thankfully, there are plenty of homeopathic remedies we can use to alleviate the symptoms and sometimes even cure the problem. The remedies I prefer for resolving my heartburn woes are the following: calcium citrate, digestive enzymes, DGL, and apple cider vinegar. Calcium citrate is relatively new…

Acid Reflux Homeopathic Remedies

Acid reflux is a pain. Literally, it really is. Thankfully, there are plenty of homeopathic remedies we can use to alleviate the symptoms and sometimes even cure the problem. The remedies I prefer for resolving my heartburn woes are the following: calcium citrate, digestive enzymes, DGL, and apple cider vinegar. Calcium citrate is relatively new…

The Top 5 Natural Products For Beating Helicobacter Pylori

Many herbs, nutrients and foods are believed to help to inhibit and possibly eradicate H pylori. However it is common to find huge differences in the quality of products containing these herbs that leaves consumers confused and frustrated. The following five products have all been used by doctors and naturally orientated practitioners with great effect:…

Risks of Muscle Energy Technique

Muscle Energy Technique is a non-invasive therapy using various hands-on massage methods to help a client recuperate from painful conditions through the use of manual therapy. It uses techniques based on reciprocal inhibition, stretching, and the use of pressure on the muscle tissues that are contracted and relaxed during the manual manipulation. The therapy is…

What Exactly Is Cholesterol?

Those of you who are fighting against high cholesterol and working towards lowering your cholesterol generally have many questions about your cholesterol problems. First things first, you should find out exactly what cholesterol is. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance produced in the liver and other cells. It can be found in many food products…

Heart Health and Clean Arteries

Clogged arteries are responsible for a number of ailments including heart pain, high blood pressure, and peripheral arterial disease. Many of my male patients are shocked when I tell them that plaque build-up may even be causing their erectile dysfunction. How can that be? All of these conditions stem from the same cause, insufficient blood…

Monkshood -The Flower With a Deadly Side

My neighbors gardening mishap nearly cost him his life and it taught me never to take a plant for granted. It happened on a crisp clear April day in a cool but sunny Iowa backyard. Spring growth was just beginning to emerge and like most gardeners the call of spring was just to strong to…