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A Rare Disabling Condition: Hypogammaglobulinemia

Hypogammaglobulinemia, a 21 letter mouthful that is as difficult to understand as to pronounce. On the surface, it is a rare immune disorder marked by a reduction in gamma globulins (serum proteins). A reduction in gamma globulins predispose an individual to various infections. In other words, if someone suffering from hypogammaglobulinemia were to apply for…

4 Steps to Correcting Mallet Toe

Mallet toe and hammertoes are deformities of the joints. They form for a number of reasons. Identifying that reason and treating it is usually necessary to prevent the deformity from progressing further. Reversing it may require surgical correction, if it is not caught in time. So, if you are starting to see changes in the…

Places To Buy Manuka Honey

Manuka Honey is a well known product and is known all over the world for its great flavour and potential health benefits. This natural resource has many great health benefits and is widely available to purchase online and in retail stores. We have mentioned some more places where you can find this natural resource below.…

Gestational Diabetes – Diet Plan For Pregnant Women

One health concern related to pregnancy is gestational diabetes. If left uncared, this condition may lead to macrosomia (large baby) and difficulty of the mother during labor and delivery. Similar to other forms of diabetes, this one also causes high blood sugar level in the body. One way to manage and keep your level under…

Obesity – Ayurveda is the Solution

The silent killer. Obesity is often referred in such connotations around the world and has slowly gained the reputation of the fastest growing medical problem in the world. Often ignored and seldom acted upon, obesity has reached epidemic proportions throughout the globe and is a leading preventable cause of death worldwide. With increasing prevalence in…

How To Keep Your Shar Pei Healthy

Shar Pei’s have health problems that are as unique to their breed as their individual personality. There are many Shar Pei health problems that can affect your dog due to the wrinkles in their skin such as ear infections, skin problems and eye problems. Keeping regular appointments when a veterinarian who is aware of the…

Does Potato Starch Feed Candida?

When using the diet, there are many foods that need to be avoided if you wish to rid yourself of the Candida fungus. Many people want to know if potato starch feed Candida? Does potato starch feed Candida? The answer is yes, it does, and all foods that have starch need to be avoided. Starch…

9 Great Home Remedies For Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis results when allergies like dust, pet dander, pollen, smoke attack your immune system and cause congestion, stuffy/runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. It also involves itchy eyes and nose. Treatment involves easing the symptoms and avoiding exposure to irritants and allergens. It is a very common problem in pollen season and that’s why…

Side Effects of TeCA Antidepressant Medication

Introduced in 1970, they mainly used as antidepressants TeCA antidepressants by people who either suffer from depression, hot flashes, insomnia or anxiety. In addition, the tetracyclic antidepressant name arose as a result of their chemical structure, which consists of four nuclear rings. Some TeCA antidepressants are approved by the Food and Drug Administration is composed…