Medical Articles

Excessive Thirst and Frequent Urination – Could Your Dog Have Cushings Disease?

Excessive thirst and frequent urination are signs of four serious canine medical problems, including diabetes, kidney problems, liver disease and Cushings Disease. Regrettably, not treating Cushings Disease could precipitate the others. After running basic tests, your veterinarian has eliminated the first three, leaving Cushings Disease as the diagnosis. What is Cushings Disease? Cushings Disease or…

The Disadvantage of Using Proton Pump Inhibitors

Last year alone, millions upon millions of heartburn sufferers bought more than 25 billion dollars worth of proton pump inhibitors, making this product, one of the biggest pharmaceutical product sellers worldwide. Although the medical communities are endorsing and promoting them as being a safe heaven for acid reflux and ulcer sufferers, recent reports have exposed…

How to Get Rid of a Dog’s Cold

Even dogs are susceptible to common cold. The two most common virus groups that cause colds among dogs are parainfluenza virus and coronavirus. However, even Type 2 adenovirus can also infect dogs resulting in colds. If you notice your dog having symptoms of cold, ensure that you treat it immediately. Otherwise, the cold can escalate…

Bronchitis Symptoms – Some Effective Home Remedies To Treat

Bronchitis symptoms may cause a lot of discomfort. People look out for the treatment of this respiratory disease via certain over the counter or prescription medicines available in various drug stores. However, most people are not aware of the fact that bronchitis symptoms can also be effectively treated via some home remedies. Here are some…

Defining Our Healthy Identity

We are Iranian. What does it mean?  We live around the world, obtain citizenship in western countries, and identify ourselves with Western cultures. What does it mean? When our children ask: who are we, where do we belong, what is my true nationality, we usually have a silent sigh before we answer this hard question.…

Diamond Inclusions

A diamond responds to incident light in three different ways. It allows a portion of light to pass through itself; it reflects another portion and refracts yet another portion of the incident light within itself. This dispersion and refraction of light is what makes the diamond sparkle. When the path or wavelength of incident light…

Swimming And Its Tremendous Therapeutic Benefits

Swimming is actually a skill that has many therapeutic benefits from children with sensory impairments and teenagers suffering from depression to adults suffering from arthritis. In order to achieve a healthy and balanced lifestyle, one should eat a balanced diet, get enough sleep about 6 to 8 hours a day, and engage in physical activities.…

Is There a Natural Remedy For Hiatal Hernia Symptoms?

Hiatal hernias can be caused by accident, injury, birth defect or by extra pressure caused by obesity or pregnancy. They are also common in people who have GERD. A hiatal hernia occurs when either part of the stomach and lower esophagus slide up through the hiatus in the diaphragm (the muscle wall separating the abdomen…

Knowing About Diseases of the Spine

It provides support for your body as muscles are attached to it. Also, it provides the overall shape to your body. However, there are lots of people who face problems with their spine. Any type of pain that will be associated to your spine may be because of a serious disease of spine. So, you…

Top 10 Health Benefits Of Infrared Saunas

The traditional saunas of the past relied on maintaining very high temperatures by splashing water on hot stones. Today, modern saunas, better known as far infrared saunas, surround the user with far infrared heat panels. These panels are more effective at warming your core and can be plugged into any wall outlet at home. With…

Is Good Posture Hurting Your Back?

Proper posture is supposed to help keep our backs healthy. Why, then, do some experience back pain when sitting or standing properly? If you are trying to relieve back pain by improving posture and experiencing more of it, don’t give up just yet. Muscles learn behavior. Technically, “muscle memory” refers to the brain’s tendency to…

Signs Indicating a Spiritual Awakening

There have been times when I questioned my sanity as I walked the path of spiritual purification, feeling very alone. There were times when I fought to repress my intuition as it tried to lead me into truth that my mind could not accept and of which my church would not approve. I lost many…