Medical Articles

Spinal Fusion Surgery – Destination India

The advanced medical treatments available in India have made it a popular destination for medical tours. People, who can not afford the cost of spine surgeries in the West, or patients from underdeveloped countries where advanced medical facilities are not available, head for the super specialty hospitals in India to avail the cost effective and…

Is Dr Oz Right About Inversion Tables?

What is an Inversion Table? Inversion tables are devices which allow the user to attach his or her feet to the base, tilt backward, and hang upside down. Most inversion tables allow you to adjust the angle of inversion thus you can hang anywhere from a 45 degree angle to being completely perpendicular to the…

Chronic Sore Throat – Causes and Natural Treatment

Some people pick up a recurring sore throat, whilst others rarely or never succumb to this condition. Let’s have a look at some of the common causes of a persistent sore throat: Low immunity The resistance of your body to disease, can determine how often you get a recurring sore throat. If you have poor…

Dangers Of Metabolism Boosters And Energy Drinks

The main purpose of metabolism boosting substances is to assist body when exercising. They are there to accelerate calorie burning process. There is a common misperception that metabolism boosters can replace the role of physical activity in losing weight. Fault for this belief lies partly by online diet marketers. Last 5 years are known as…

Ayurveda Treatment For Diabetes

Diabetes is a wide spread chronic disease of which 80-90% are Type 2 Diabetes mellitus. Beta Cells of the Pancreas Glands is responsible for Insulin which is essential for proper utilisation of carbohydrates. If insulin is absent, the carbohydrates is not utilised and these appear in the blood in the form of Glucose. Main problem…

Why Teenage Obesity Happens and How to Stop It

Teenage obesity is an increasing concern; an alarming concern. As of the year 2000, 9 million American children were overweight, and the same numbers again are at risk of becoming overweight. The causes of teenage obesity are many. For one thing, the American lifestyle has become more and more sedentary in recent years. People spend…

Dog Hot Spots and Skin Rashes

Your pet can not tell you that an area is irritated and itchy. A hot spot is a skin rash. It can be a small red irritated sore or an open oozing wound. Most dog owners do not realize their pet is struggling with a skin problem till it becomes a major issue. Don’t wait…

The Causes and Natural Remedies For Skin Psoriasis

Psoriasis is one of those unusual skin diseases that happens to people for no real logical reason. It is a hereditary disease that is caused by the metabolism of amino acids. Psoriasis is a skin disease that comes in the form of lesions with white scales on the skin and joints. Skin Psoriasis can break…

What Does Having a Corn Allergy Really Mean?

Living with a corn allergy isn’t fun and games, that’s for sure. There are the undeniable symptoms that set in shortly after eating anything with corn in it. I start to feel my ankle swelling first usually. A little tingle, then it’s off to the races. My nose gets stuffy, and then I start to…

Cocaine Effects – How Cocaine Can Affect Your Body

Cocaine Effects to the Brain Cocaine can be smoked, injected, and snorted. All three methods of using illicit drugs can cause fatal effects to the brain and the body. Cocaine is a stimulant. It affects the body’s production of dopamine. Dopamine is a brain chemical that controls a person’s movement and pleasure. Other Cocaine Effects…