Medical Articles

Bone Loss – A Serious Effect Of Menopause

Throughout our life, the body maintains a balance between bone loss and bone formation. Bone loss becomes a major part of the life of every woman after she reaches her menopause. The reason behind this loss of bone mass is due to the fact that in menopause- the ovaries stop producing the estrogen, which is…

The Importance of a Healthy Brain and Nervous System

The brain is considered the control center of the body with the nervous system acting as the highway, delivering messages from the brain to different parts of the body. These vital systems of the body are being performed even when the body and other bodily systems are in a resting state. Signals sent from the…

Chinese Medicine – Allergies and Autoimmune Diseases

A weakened and out of balanced Qi (pronounced “Chee”) plays an important role in the development of allergies and autoimmune diseases. Autoimmune diseases are simply allergies against one-self. Examples of these diseases include rheumatoid arthritis (RA), dermatomyositis/polymyositis, systemic lupus erythmatosus (SLE), multiple sclerosis (MS), scleroderma, myasthenia gravis, Sjögren’s syndrome, Crohn’s disease, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (a type…

The Signs and Symptoms of Gallbladder Attack

When there are problems with the functioning of the gallbladder, it is nothing strange the affected person to experience attacks. The attacks usually occur after a heavy meal, after consuming fatty foods, and is frequent in people suffering from diabetes and older people, especially women. In the following few paragraphs, we are going to write…

Yoga for Bone Density

Studies show that Yoga helps to fight one of the most common diseases affecting older Americans. Osteoporosis, a disorder that results in the loss of bone density and the thinning of bone tissue, affects 20 percent of American women over the age of 50. Bone loss is gradual and for some adults it may start…

5 Tips for Selecting Your Converter

The overall performance of most stock cars with stock engines is usually best when using stock converters. Minor changes in cam-shafts that push the power range up in RPM may require a different converter. If you find yourself in this situation, you will need to buy a new one. Keep the following in mind when…

What is the Right Shingles Medication?

Anyone who has had chicken pox may later also have shingles. This disease however may need some other kind of treatment that is different from chicken pox medication. Given below are some types of shingles medication. Consulting with Your Doctor Although shingles do disappear on their own after a couple of weeks, it is important…

Tonsilith Treatments – How to Cure Tonsiliths

Tonsiliths? What’s that? If you’re like most people, you’ve probably never heard of tonsiliths. Tonsilith or “tonsil stones”, are collections of various matter bound together in your tonsils. This matter is comprised mostly of food particles, dead cells, and oral bacteria which can form into hardened white balls and cause bad breath. You may be…

Hand Arthritis – Symptoms and Treatment

Arthritis in the hand or wrists is common, but can be very debilitating. We use our hands for the vast majority of our daily living activities, from washing and dressing to more intricate tasks such as typing or threading a needle. When the joints in the hand and the digits are affected by arthritis, day…

Diabetes Symptoms

 Diabetes  is a disease that all too often goes undetected because the symptoms are either so mild or common to other problems. Because of this, many people walk around with  diabetes  without even knowing it until they finally go to the doctor for a blood and urine test. This article is going to review the…

Adolescence Obesity

Do we have reason to be concerned about adolescent  obesity ? Over the past three decades the number of overweight and obese children has nearly tripled. Statistically adolescent  obesity  accounts for over 17% of those numbers. Overweight children have a higher risk of developing lifelong health problems more than their adult counterparts because  obesity  during childhood…

Skin Rashes

Skin rash is defined as skin that is not normal in appearance and texture. It is characterized by redness, bumps, blotches, cracks, blisters or swelling and may be accompanied by itching and, in severe cases, by fever. A rash may be localized or may spread to the entire body. If medical attention is not given…

Do You Have a Commitment Phobia?

It’s not because you have a face only your mother can love, nor because of your too long nose that you can’t get yourself into a relationship. In fact, you find it easy to talk to somebody and ask her out. It’s when you’re about to like her that much that you tend to withdraw.…