Medical Articles

Childhood Obesity: Physical Effects

Obesity can be a problem as early as kindergarten for some children. Children who suffer from obesity will most likely endure a lifelong struggle with physical and emotional consequences. Physical effects of obesity in children include difficulty keeping up with physical activities, problems sleeping, and trouble with breathing. Not only are obese children more often…

Probiotics Information And Side Effects

There are a few side effects associated with probiotics. The side effects have not really been scientifically studied so it is hard to say if some side effects are more common than other side effects while using probiotics. It is reported that side effects are a rare occurrence when taking probiotics. Abdominal discomfort is one…

Having Hypoglycemia Without Having Diabetes

A growing number of people are starting to show sympotoms of hypoglycemia, but don’t have diabetes. Is this a possibility? The answer is yes. Hypoglycemia, which is also called as reactive hypoglycemia, is more like a sensitivity to sugar in the blood than it is a diabetic response due to improper insulin levels. When persons…

Depression is Caused by Ignorance, Not Brain Disease

I am a board-certified cognitive behavioral therapist so people ask my advice about depression all the time. I heard from a man recently whose wife is suffering from depression. She is on medication and is quite convinced by her doctor that she needs it to remain comfortable. She just wanted a suggestion for some meditation…

How To Fix Commitment Phobia In A Relationship

Are you having commitment phobia in your relationship? In these modern days, many people tend to have relationships that do not involve any commitment. It is only based on mutual understanding and common desires of both parties without the true essence of a committed relationship. These couples may have what the experts termed as ‘Commitment…

Calcium Carbonate for Treating Anxiety

Calcium Carbonate otherwise known as or Cal Carb, Calcium Carbonate, Oyster Shell, Mother of Pearl or Carbonate of Limeis is the mineral that all sea shells are made of, and is not too different from the calcium in human bones. The homeopathic remedy is made only from Oyster shell with the mother-of-pearl removed. They are…

Understanding and Recognizing Leukemia Symptoms

Leukemia is a sort of cancer of the blood and marrow. The disease is characterized through the overproducing of immature blood cells (stem cells) that aren’t able to fully develop and carry out the activities of normal blood cells. Each type of mature blood cells has specific traits and roles inside the body. White blood…

Custom Shoes – For the Problematic Feet

There are a lot of foot problems that can make life difficult for people, which is why custom shoes are so useful. Given the busy schedules and the amount of multitasking everyone does in their day to day life, missing a single day’s action whether it is at office or even for a housewife at…

Thyroid in Relation to Fungal Infection

One of the most common disorders that people complain of is that of the thyroid. Either they could have an undeveloped or an underdeveloped thyroid gland. And there are others whose thyroid glands produce a lot more of the hormone than necessary making the person hyperactive or restless. Thyroid nodule is another issue among some…