Medical Articles

Shingles-What It Is and Treatment Options

“Shingles” is the name of the painful rash many people get as they get older and their immunity wanes. The rash is characterized by tiny blisters on red skin that usually occurs on one side of the body in a band-like distribution. The rash is often preceded by a 1-2 day period of intense, burning,…

Asking for a Date

Whether a date’s spontaneous or planned, the first or the last date, or you’re young or old, sooner or later, going out with someone comes to this: Somebody has to ask for the date. No matter how much or how little you plan (and regardless of your reputation, your Aunt Sylvia, the knot in your…

How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat?

A sore throat is one of the most common of medical complaints. It is an inflammation or infection of the pharynx accompanied with discomfort, pain, or scratchiness in the throat. A sore throat is contagious in most cases and can be spread through coughing and sneezing. There are many ways to get rid of a…

Tonsillitis Causes and Home Treatment

Normally people get infected by tonsillitis sometime during their lives. This medical condition is what the public know as throat infection. Tonsillitis infections occur when there is an inflammation in the tonsils due to a virus or bacteria. Tonsils is an organ in our bodies. It is part of our lymphatic system and consists of…

Diabetes – Signs of Diabetes

Diabetes is now becoming increasingly widespread across both adults and children. A lot of this is down to obesity and the vast amounts of sugar and refined white flour that is in our diet these days, but how do we know if we have diabetes and what are the signs of diabetes we need to…

Skin Rash Awareness

Epidermis/skin is the outermost barrier protecting the body from the harmful effects of the outside world. From time to time your skin may develop rash like symptoms. Simply put your skin is being affected by the outside environment and has developed a physical manifestation known as a symptom. Typically rashes develop due to a skin…

Bruised But Not Beaten

Bruised But Not Beaten By Daveda Gruber “Bruised but Not Beaten”, is a very heartfelt emotional book presented to us by Daveda Gruber. She is a mother, wife, and poet who share with her readers some of the tragedies that she has endured in her life. This book is written in poetic form as Daveda…

Hip Fracture Attorneys

Hip Fracture Attorneys in Illinois Commonly referred to as a “broken hip,” is a break in the thigh bone, known as the femur. Where in the femur the break occurs depends on the type of trauma that caused the break. Typically, those who suffer from hip fractures are 65 or older and there is a…

Use a Diet Sheet to Lose Weight Faster

Using a diet sheet to lose weight can help you get in shape faster. The main reason for this is that when you follow one, you end up following a routine, which makes you much less likely to cheat on your diet. There are different worksheets depending on what your ultimate goal is. You can…

When Good Bugs Go Bad

When Good Bugs Go Bad Small bowel overgrowth (SBO) is a condition of the small intestine that allows too many bacteria, typically Lactobacillus, to develop and thrive. “So what”, you ask? Well the “so what” is that Lactobacillus bacteria are not welcome in that area. They compete with the host (that would be you) for…

The Myth of Menstruation

Concurring with my good friend and brother, Rev. Phil Valentine (metaphysician out of New York), the female menstrual cycle is normal, but NOT natural. As the human body has the innate capabilities to adapt to pathologies, irregularities, and abnormalities, the female body (ever since the Great fall nearly 6,000 years ago and which has absolutely…

What Is Tinnitus?

According to Science Daily: “Tinnitus is a phenomenon of the nervous system connected to the ear, characterized by perception of a ringing or beating sound (often perceived as sinusoidal) with no external source.” Tinnitus isn’t classified as a disease but is classified as the result of an underlying cause. It can be felt in one…

Decoding Heart Attack Symptoms and Signs

There has been an increasing awareness in the niche of identifying and seeking first-aid treatment for Heart Attack Symptoms. This is largely because cardiovascular problems, including heart attacks or myocardial infarctions, have become a public healthcare problem across the world. What Everybody Should Know About Heart Attack Symptoms Contrary to popular belief, most of the…

Signs Of Heart Disease

Not every indication of heart trouble is preceded by flashing lights and ringing bells, and the signs of heart disease can be somewhat subtle in their appearance. However, person who are at risk for heart trouble should be knowledgeable of them as being conscious of the signs of heart disease can be a lifesaving experience.…

Brain Tumor – There is A Cure

To a layman, brain  tumor  is basically cancer of the brain. Medulloblastoma, ependymoma, glioma, teratoma, atypical teratoid rhadoid  tumor , etc, are names associated with different types of brain  tumor . In simple terms, brain  tumor  is no more than uncontrolled growth of cells forming a lump in the brain. Just like any other form of cancers,…