Medical Articles

Sore Throat Medicine

I think the best  sore   throat  medicine is tea. Tea comes in a variety of flavors and it help your  sore   throat  a great deal if you drink it often. Every time I would get a  throat  that is  sore , especially during the winter months, I would drink some tea and, within a couple of…

Family Fitness Myths and Facts

Fitness suffers more from the myths about it than does possibly any other health-care concern. Here we will list common myths and present the facts that dispel them. Myth: The Food Pyramid is for everyone. Fact: For many people, six to seven servings of grains, breads, and cereals are too much. It can cause bloat,…

Type 2 Diabetes – Diabetes In Men

Genetic inheritance causes Type 2 diabetes. But factors such as excess weight around the abdominal area, lack of exercise and even the stress of surgery, interact with the genetic risk to trigger the disease. Although it is true people diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes are found to be insulin-resistant before they actually become obese, sedentary,…

What is Obesity and How to Fight It

No one would say  obesity  is attractive, nor healthy. Prevention of  obesity  is really a straightforward proposition. If you’ll forgive the pun, prevention of  obesity  is truly worth many pounds of cure. People of normal, stable weight may gain a few pounds over the holidays, partaking of all that holiday cheer. Cookies, fudge, delicious gravies…

Best Treatment For Eczema Skin Rash

Everyone has experienced eczema in some form. The difference is the stage and type of eczema. This difference determined how the person react and then decide the best treatment for eczema they suffer. Some even ignore them, and in some cases, due to the low stage of eczema they suffered, the eczema disease disappears on…

Best Cold Sore Remedies

You’ll find 3 approaches you could take when it comes to the question of learning how to treat cold sores, each remedy features its own rewards. Sometimes you simply need to experiment to determine which treatment your herpes responds to fastest. Simplest way to do that is each and every time you have got the…

What is Psoriasis and What Does it Look Like?

 Psoriasis  is a persistent autoimmune skin disease which is not contagious.  Psoriasis  affects both the skin and the joints of the individual who is affected by the disease.  Psoriasis  normally causes the skin of the individual to become red and scaly. Normally, these outbreaks are only in patches. These patches caused by  psoriasis  are called…

Getting Rid of Nail Fungus Naturally

What is Toenail Fungus? The term toenail fungus, whose medical term is onychomycosis of the nail plate and tinea of the nail, is a living organism that exists in moist, dark and warm surroundings like shoes and socks. This fungal nail infection is commonly seen in toenails but it also affects the fingernails. This is…

Natural Allergy Relief – Is it Possible?

A person suffering from allergies often becomes a harassed patient. For the sake of getting relief, he visits doctors who prescribe strong medicines to suppress symptoms, and even resorts to experimenting with various over-the-counter medications just to be rid of the nagging symptoms. However, there are times when none of these work, or work only…

How Caffeine Can Affect Your Health

In a regular cup of coffee there are about 170 mg of caffeine and in decaffeinated coffee there are about 30/40 mg of caffeine. On the stock market, Coffee is a 90 billion dollar industry but what is significant is that just in North America 85%+ drink 3 to 5 cups of coffee per day.…

Depression and Fatigue

Are you feeling depressed? Are you feeling fatigued? Are you feeling depressed and fatigued? Do you start feeling depressed, then start to feel fatigued? Do you feel fatigued for a week, then begin to feel depressed? Well, you are not alone. A 2004 study by lead author Petros Skapinakis, MD, MHD, Ph. D, revealed a…

Blood and Needle Phobia

Of all the phobias blood phobia (also called haemophobia, hematophobia) is one of the most common and most interesting. It is often accompanied by Trypanophobia a fear of medical procedures involving hypodermic needles People who had vaccinations in school may recall one or more of the children fainting. It is fainting that makes this phobia…

Understanding Anxiety Disorders

 Anxiety  disorders are the most common psychiatric conditions affecting people today. Both children and adults today are susceptible to these conditions. In the US, approximately 19 million adults suffer from some type of  anxiety  disorder. These conditions affect people’s lives on a daily basis, restricting their ability to work, relax, eat, and even sleep.  Anxiety …

The Cure For Insomnia

A Cure For Insomnia Is An Age Old Dilemma Since there has been men and night, there have been some men who cannot sleep. The problem with that is that sleep brings renewal and energy. A lack of sleep is a death sentence of sorts. But Never So Much As Today If insomnia plagued the…