Medical Articles

How to Get Rid of a Cold? Case: Chaga

What Is Chaga? Chaga (Inonotus obliquus) is a fungus parasitic that grows on birches and in some rare cases in other trees. Chaga can easily be identified as it has the distinctive appearance of burnt charcoal. It can be found in birch forests of Europe, Russia and Korea. Also in some parts of the United…

Is My Headache Caused by a Brain Tumor?

Almost everyone experiences a headache now and then. In most cases these intermittent headaches will not be a sign of a more serious health condition. However, in some instances the headache will only be a symptom of some underlying disease or condition. There are two types of headaches, primary and secondary. Primary headaches are simply…

Ice Chest Coolers

Ice chest coolers are a portable one which has an insulated box. The insulated box inside the cooler helps to keep drink or food in cool condition. Ice cubes or ice packs are placed inside the box which make food and drinks to remain cold. Ice packs contain melted water inside and are sealed with…

Cure Bronchitis Quickly – 8 Home Remedies For Bronchitis

Bronchitis can be caused by a bacterial or viral infection, or it can be triggered by an allergic reaction to molds, pollens, dander or dust. This lower respiratory disease is characterized by a deep, hacking (dry) cough that comes in sudden attacks. It results from inflammation of the bronchial tubes, the large airways that lead…

Dangerous Shoulder Exercises

Have you ever suffered from shoulder discomfort after working out? I am referring to aching or sharp pain experienced in the front of the shoulder or lateral upper arm that is felt with overhead activities, reaching behind the back or even laying on the shoulder. These symptoms are often indicative of rotator cuff inflammation. This…

Osteoporosis – Natural Solutions to Bone Loss

44 Million People in the US over the age of 50 have bone problems. 1.5 million Americans suffer fractures due to weak bones. Half of all women over 50 years old will have an osteoporosis related bone fracture. If you are over 50 years old you are at risk. Some other risk factors are: o…

Will My Face Fully Recover After Bell’s Palsy?

Question: I’m experiencing my second attack of Bell’s palsy in five years. Other people with the condition seem to have varying rates of recovery. The only conventional treatment is a short course of steroids, which I’m currently taking. I did get referred to a physiotherapist last time, with limited results. A course of acupuncture was…

Unknown Sleep Paralysis Symptoms

Sleep paralysis is a state of awareness that a person enters before falling asleep or before waking. Shortly before entering the sleeping state your mind paralyzes the body from 3 seconds to a few minutes. Also, during REM sleep, our body is paralyzed entirely so that we don’t act out our dreams and “fall off…

Spinal Stenosis: Just the Facts

What is Spinal Stenosis? As a chiropractor with a focus on Structural Correction, I am seeing more and more people come in to my office with a diagnosis of spinal stenosis. Though more people seem to be walking around with the diagnosis, very few people seem to actually know what the condition is and how…

Brief Information on Cervical Spondylitis

Introduction of Cervical Spondylitis: Cervical Spondylitis is a common spine problem refers to inflammation of the vertebral joints pertaining to cervical area which primarily affects the axial skeleton, peripheral joint & extra-articular structures. It may lead to cervical disc problem or nerve compression. It is one of the causes of neck pain which starts to…

Top 7 Tips To Treat And Prevent Sore Throat

For the younger set a sore throat often means a day off from school, a television tuned to the Cartoon Network, and an extra bowl of ice cream. It almost makes the suffering seem worthwhile. Grown-ups, of course, do not have the time for such pampering. We go about our daily business, thinking we can…