Medical Articles

Whiplash Of The Neck

The head, with a weight of up to 14 lbs., rests on the neck that is comprised of 7   cervical  vertebrae that are attached to each other by 32 joints, and held together by muscles, ligaments and tendons. Now picture the head as a heavy ball, resting on a freely moving spindle (the neck), that…

Candidiasis Symptoms And The Normal Flora

Humans are just like any other microorganism. Like most organism, we also partake in building relationships with other organisms, even microorganisms. The human body that is just composed of human flesh, human cells and human tissues is also a habitat for different microorganisms. These microorganisms could either be harmful to us that can cause disease…

Hormone Imbalance and the Menstrual Cycle

Why Hormone Imbalance? Monthly periods start at puberty and continue until menopause – which is between the ages of 45 and 55. The monthly cycle often comes with various uncomfortable symptoms. Many women take these for granted; most of these can be relieved – using natural methods. It is a woman’s right to have normal,…

Understanding Cellulitis and Lymphedema

Cellulitis in lymphedema patients is a complication that many of them might have to face at some point in time. The reason for the ailment could be several: a small scratch, a bruise, a cut or an insect bite is enough to trigger an attack of cellulitis. A nightmare that most lymphedema patients would like…

Antioxidants – Natural Ways to Reduce Cholesterol

o Free Radicals Free radicals participate in most if not all human disease. Start immediately to reduce the amount of free radicals in your body as possible. We have already discussed this above as stop smoking, eliminate alcohol consumption, reduce fats and sugars etc. o Antioxidants (from food sources) “In the USA, heart and blood…

Heart Attack Warning Signs – 2

Many times death from a  heart   attack  can be prevented. Their symptoms usually do not happen quickly, but come on slowly, beginning with a small amount of pain and discomfort. For this reason, everyone needs to know the symptoms of a  heart   attack  and go straight to the emergency room with the first appearance of…

Diet With Gallstones – 10 Foods That Flush Gallstones

A diet with gallstones is critical if you wish to flush gallstones. Unfortunately, most people listen to their doctors and simply remove their organ, the gallbladder. Even more unfortunately, doctors do not have the best interest of your health in mind when they recommend gallbladder surgery. That is why thousands of sufferers are now asking…

The New iPhone 6: The Growth

Some of the biggest news in the tech world nowadays is about the new Apple product for the year. Whether it be the new iPad or the new iPhone, it’s always the news competing with Android and Samsung’s new products. Last year Apple released the iPhone 6 and the 6 plus, complete with the largest…

Brain Tumors – The Most Common Types of Brain Tumors

There are many different types of brain tumors. Doctors use a method that is referred to as “Classification”. This is nothing more than grouping the many different types of brain tumors according to the characteristics that they possess. Naturally, each of the tumors that affect the brain are issued a specific names. Medical professionals and…

Lung Cancer and Pneumonia

Frequently lung cancers are picked up on a routine chest X-ray in anyone experiencing no symptoms. If cancer cells begin to grow up in one of the bronchioles near the aveoli, the tumor could turn into the size of a golf ball or even larger without causing symptoms. Even when the chest X-ray seems normal,…

Health Benefits of Onion Dishes and Preparation

Onion being a vegetable that has antiseptic, therapeutic and catalytic qualities can be used to aid the cure of many diseases and reduce the cooking period of many dishes respectively. Onion has a low calorific value. As a catalyst it is used to reduce the cooking time of the following dishes: Beans, Rice and beef.…

Cough Remedies – 9 Useful Home Remedies for Cough

Cough is an important reflex action, which the body undertakes to get rid of substances that are irritating the air passages. A cough is usually initiated to clear a buildup of phlegm in the trachea, by forceful expulsion of air at high speed away from the body. You can choose to cough (a voluntary process),…