Medical Articles

What Does Phobia Mean?

We were born with only 2 fears. The fear of falling and the fear of loud noises. Every other fear we have learned whilst growing up. This means that a phobia is something we have learnt from somewhere or someone. Stressed emotions of any kind are a result of our perceptions. Our perceptions are the…

Natural Ways to Fight Sleeplessness

We have all had it, nights where as much as you toss and turn you just can not sleep! You lay there unable to get properly comfortable getting more and more frustrated at yourself for being unable to get to sleep. There are many ways to improve your chances of getting a good night sleep,…

Foot Care to Avoid Nail Fungus

Medical research tells us that some people are at greater risk of fungal infection than others, but all of us can lower our risk with good foot care to avoid nail fungus. These infections usually start in a toenail and spread to other toes and then to the hands, so paying extra attention to the…

Prevent & Get Rid of Ankle Pain and Swelling

Have you got ankle pain and swelling? Have you sprained your ankle or suffered other ankle related injuries? Ankle pain and swelling could be due to a number of reasons. If you have twisted your ankle, the swelling comes from an excess of fluids that are sent to the injured site to protect it from…

Choosing a Rifle Scope

Hunting for Whitetail Deer, Mule Deer, Elk, Moose, Black Bear or Coyotes you will need a quality rifle scope. The following tips may help with your selection. First find a quality scope that fits in your budget, buy the best you can afford. You will never go wrong buying the best, but we all have…

Getting Pregnant Methods

You might be asking yourself ” why am I not getting pregnant?” Well there are several natural getting pregnant methods that people can use to improve their chance in conception. If it is working for others why not for you? 1. Count your ovulation cycle. Each woman me very a little bit on when they…

Introduction to Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

This medical jargon may sound like the longest word in the medical dictionary but it basically a look into the stomach with a specific instrument. Also known as the OGD or UGIE -Upper GI Endoscopy, this gastroscopy procedure allowed the doctor to view the lining of the gullet and the stomach and the duodenum of…

Digestive Problems – This Might Be the Solution

Recently I’ve been having some digestive problems, so I decided to do a little research on the web. Turns out that we need lots of friendly bacteria in our digestive track to help get the most nutrition out of our food. It also turns out that stress can actually kill those little guys and as…

Erectile Dysfunction Can Be Prevented By Regular Workouts

Erectile Dysfunction is a serious problem, which leaves a person with trauma about his future sex life. The dysfunction is accompanied by several other disorders that have adverse effect on the health of a person. A person may suffer from depression and anxiety that prohibit him from normal sexual activities. Erectile Dysfunction is a man’s…

Can Polyps Be Cancerous?

You probably already know that lung cancer is the number one cancer killer. But do you know what type of cancer is number two? It’s colorectal cancer. Colorectal cancer causes more than 650,000 deaths worldwide every year. You might find this hard to believe, but colon cancer actually starts from very tiny and humble beginnings.…

Ovarian Cyst Treatment – 4 Options

Ovarian  cyst  treatment can vary based on your individual circumstances.  Some ovarian  cysts  are harmless and others can be a grave danger to your health. Most cases are referred to as functional  cysts  that develop at the end of a woman’s menstrual cycle. These types of  cysts  usually go away on their own after the…

Vaginal Thrush – The Facts and Dispelling the Myths

A very uncomfortable condition if not downright painful at times for many women, vaginal thrush (Candidaisis) can be treated with many products that are readily available but there are also exists a number of myths or false remedies too, it is estimated that three out of four women will suffer from vaginal thrush at some…