Medical Articles

What is Medical Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a very old Chinese medical art. It is a technique of inserting and manipulating fine needles into specific points on the body with the aim of relieving pain and for therapeutic purpose. There are many approaches to learning and practicing it. Medical acupuncture is the term used to describe acupuncture performed by a…

Sore Throat Caused by Post Nasal Drip

Suffering from post nasal drip is bad enough but when you get sore throat on top of that, then everything will seem just a bit short of a disaster. The good news is that treating your post nasal drip also helps banish your painful throat. Even if you are unsure if your aching throat is…

Do You Recognize the 10 Early Warning Signs of Candida Infection?

Candidiasis, commonly known as candida or yeast infection or thrush, is a fungal infection ranging from superficial, such as oral thrush and vaginitis among women and superficial infections of skin and mucosal membranes by Candida causing local inflammation or discomfort common in many human populations, to systemic and potentially life-threatening diseases like those that develop…

Get Rid of Herpes? Yes You Can

Herpes is a disease that is easily treated if you know how. I know many of you are struggling to find an answer to this disease. But, guess what? This is not a disease but an immune system problem. Your immunity could not handle herpes when you became exposed which caused you to get your…

Diabetes and Alcohol – The Ugly Twins

The main objective of a diabetic patient is to control his sugar level. The food and beverages that we consume will have an effect on that control. Some food and beverages have even a bigger effect. Alcohol is one of them, and has a direct influence on diabetes management. Alcohol should be wisely used. Alcohol…

Video Gaming – Childhood Obesity

The connection between video gaming and childhood obesity has been catching a lot of attention in today’s modern world. Instead of engaging in strenuous physical activities such as sports, children are spending more hours indoors glued to television and computer screens playing video games. Can we blame children for getting addicted to the games? As…

Horse Riding Exercises – Circles and Bends

Every horse riding exercise is based on the circle exercise. Circles help the horse to be able to bend equally in each direction, and this also helps the horse maintain straightness. Circles are a very important part of any dressage test – a dressage test at all levels will include combinations of circles of varying…

Toenail Fungus – How To Treat Toenail Fungus

How to treat toenail  fungus  when your toenails are the most common breed of fungal infections? While it is common, toenail  fungus  it is not really that easy to get rid of. Everywhere you go,  fungi  is present, and they can render other bad results on your body as well. Take the toenail, for instance.…

Are Allergy Shots Effective?

Itchy, watery eyes, runny nose and sneezing are all common symptoms which a vast majority of us experience as allergy symptoms at specific times throughout the year. Many individuals do everything in their power to avoid allergies including changing their diets, staying indoors or taking vitamin supplements. These may contribute to fighting allergies, but there…

ADD or ADHD – What’s the Difference?

Many people wonder about the difference between ADHD, which is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and ADD. which is Attention Deficit Disorder. The answer is that they are variations of the same condition. And it’s not necessarily an all-or-none situation; people with Attention Deficit are either relatively more or less hyperactive. At its root, Attention Deficit…

Get Yourself Off Depression

It has been noted that many individuals in this generation are unhappy at different stages in their lives for different reasons. According to studies conducted in the United States, at least 17 million individuals or one tenth of the population are unhappy. Two thirds of the respondents were reportedly not getting the happiness they wish…