Medical Articles

Lymphedema Leg – Causes and Treatment

Primary lymphedema, a hereditary condition, is one among the many causes of leg lymphedema. The genetics of the individual are usually responsible for this condition. In such instances, the lymphatic system is deformed at birth, leading to the accumulation of lymph fluid in the lower part of the body, resulting in a swelling. Family history…

How to Cure Nail Fungus?

Nail fungus is also known as onchyomycosis. Infected Toenails affects 2 percent to  18 percent of all people worldwide and 3 percent to 5 percent of people in the united states. It is relatively rare in children the incidence increases with age affecting about half of Americans by the age of 70. The fungus grows…

4 Most Common Gymnastics Injuries

Gymnastics is a full body and physically demanding sport meant for all genders. Due to its stressful and challenging nature, risk of injuries are extremely high. Although most injuries are minor ones, some can be serious and life threatening! This risk is amplified when risky stunts are attempted. I will discuss some common Gymnastics injuries…

Bed Wetting – Finding The Solution

Statistics show that only 34 percent of Australian families with a child who wets the bed seek professional help. Instead, they wait for what’s called spontaneous remission, where the child grows out of it naturally. Quite often, this is something that does eventually occur naturally in many children, but not all of them. It is…

Do You Fart More or Less?

The digestive system, like all other body organs, is susceptible to various diseases too. Depending on what you eat and how you eat it and also when you eat, your dietary habits do determine what diseases affect your digestive system. Did you know that farting is considered a sign of a healthy digestive system. Digestion…

Urogenital Probiotics For Women

Probiotics are useful for more than just gastrointestinal health. In fact, there are specific probiotic products that can help prevent and treat female urogenital conditions like bacterial vaginosis, vulvovaginal candidiasis, urinary tract infections and related complications of all three. This should not come as a huge surprise. The amount of good research being conducted on…

Natural Treatment For PMDD

Natural treatment for PMDD and severe PMS can be administered by a holistic or medical doctor. The exact cause of PMDD and severe PMS is not known, however, several theories have been proposed. One theory states that women with PMDD react to the normal fluctuations of hormone levels of estrogen and progesterone with a decreased…

How to Remove Nasal Polyps

Nasal polyps are some nasty little things that form inside the sinuses. They are teardrop shaped and look like grapes. They are brown, red and yellow in color and cause all sorts of problems for people that suffer from these growths. The symptoms include, loss of smell, loss of taste, chronic sinusitis, excessive drainage, facial…

Common Knowledge on Hemorrhagic Cyst

Ladies, here’s a good insight for you all. For sure you have heard a lot about cysts. But what about Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst, sounds scary, right? But look, you need to face this, as it is already part of your body. Do you happen to know when the cyst is actively present? It is during…

Hepatitis C?

You may be worried that you have  hepatitis  C. Chances are if you received a blood transfusion prior to 1992, if you ever used intravenous (IV) drugs, or if you have a tattoo or body piercing, you may be at risk for  hepatitis  C.  Hepatitis  is a disease caused by a virus that attacks the…

What Can Cause Cirrhosis Of The Liver?

 Cirrhosis  of the liver can be caused by multiple medical reasons. While this article does not discuss them all, some of the possibilities are brought up. There is also the potential for  cirrhosis  of the liver to be idiopathic in nature, that is, for a case of it to occur due to a medical cause…

Mastering Calculus – Implicit Differentiation

Of the two branches of calculus, integral and differential, the latter admits to procedure while the former admits to creativity. This notwithstanding, the realm of implicit differentiation provides substantial room for confusion, and this topic often hinders a student’s progress in the calculus. Here we look at this procedure and clarify its most stubborn features.…