Medical Articles

What is Botox and What’s the Use

Botox is an injectable substance that is a medical grade form of the botulinum toxin, most often used to soften and relax forehead/scowl lines as well as crows feet around the eye area. Botulin toxin or botox is the toxic compound produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. It is an enzyme that breaks down one…

How Your Hot Tub Can Kill You

What a gruesome title! But if you own a hot tub or spa this article might be one of the most important things you could read. If you start considering all the dangers of a hot tub you might talk yourself right out of using yours or of buying a tub if you are considering…

How to Recognize Acid Reflux in Children

Acid reflux in children is a real cause for concern. It drives us frantic when our children are sick and scrunched up in pain. We suffer as much as they do… but how on Earth can we help? First of all, we have to find out what’s wrong… and recognizing acid reflux in children can…

Tonsil Stones – How to Remove Tonsil Stones

Do you have chronic bad breath? Is your throat sore even when you don’t have a cold or any other type of infection? Does it feel like you have something caught in the back of your throat that you just can’t quite cough up? If so, then you might be a victim of tonsil stones.…

Adrenal Fatigue – Your HPA Axis is the Solution

Adrenal fatigue, also known as adrenal stress, describes a set of symptoms related to the way your body manages stress. Stress is a part of your daily life. Some stress is good, some stress is bad. Some people say that stress is a killer. Well, it’s not quite correct. It’s not stress that kills us,…

Liposinol For Weight Loss! Is Xenical Out Of Order?

A new obesity treatment named liposinol, which is basically a plant based cactus extract is in the offing as a suitable anti-obesity treatment. Similarly to Hoffman La Roche’s weight loss drug Xenical, this new medication is found to prevent fat breakdown by lipase enzymes and induces weight loss. This medicine, Liposinol, made of non-soluble and…

Causes of Penis Redness and Irritation

At the first signs of penis redness and irritation, many men become concerned about the possibility that they have contracted an STD. Fortunately, penis problems are more frequently caused by common skin conditions that result in rash, soreness, itching and burning; most of these problems are easily treatable at home, using a penis health crème…

Fight Yeast Infection Naturally

Yeast infection or the overgrowth of Candida fungus is a common problem for women. If you have this infection, you know the difficulty of suffering from itching and burning sensation around your genitals. And worst, the infection keeps coming back, giving you more misery and annoyance. Seek medical help to ease your sufferings and at…

The Symptoms of Menopause

Overall, medical professionals agree that there are at least 37 indicators of menopause, ranging from the mild and easy-to-overlook, to the more dramatic and potentially disruptive to your lifestyle. While the average age of onset for menopause is between 50 and 52, bear in mind that most women start experiencing the symptoms several years beforehand.…

Spices For Depression – They Really Can Spice Up Your Mood

Some spices such as saffron, sage, cardamom and chillies are known to have specific anti-depressant effects; while others work indirectly by improving the general health of the individual. General effects of spices Spices have the highest antioxidant activity of all food types including fruit and vegetables (American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2006). Antioxidants are very…