Medical Articles

Forum Trolls and the People Who Bait Them

If you've spent any amount of time around an online forum, you are probably already familiar with forum trolls, even if you're not aware of their name. Forum trolls love to come into threads and stir up trouble, start arguments and generally make little sense just for the fun of getting people riled up. Sometimes…

Acne- Can I Block Sebum To Stop Acne?

Acne is caused because of sebum. If sebum were not there, acne would not be there. Can i block sebum like we do with sweat? If I can do that, I will never get acne. How do I block sebum? Let me answer. What is sebum? Sebum is the oil rich in lipids. Sebum is…

Tips for Preventing Ankle Sprains

The most common causes of ankle sprain include a previous history of sprains, inadequate shoes, lack of conditioning and lack of warmth up. But preventing ankle sprains is a bit more complicated. While you can not guarantee that you'll never sprain your ankle, here are some things you can do to make your angle stronger…

Sore Penis TLC – Help for Bruised Penile Tissue

Bruises can be painful and a little disconcerting no matter where they appear on the human body, but when they show up on the penis, men might reasonably react with more than a little alarm. Thankfully, most cases of penile bruising are mild, and they tend to dissolve and disappear on their own, with a…

Peptic Ulcer – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Peptic Ulcer, also known as ulcus pepticum, is a raw and painful area that occurs in the gastro-intestinal tract as a result of mucosal erosis by acidic gastric juices. It may occur in the oesophagus, stomach, or duodenum. Most the duodenum (after the stomach; the first part of the small intestine) is most likely to…

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 Clitoris Is Stimulated Until Climax But No More

Men's focus on the vagina is natural given their sex drive (to impregnate a female). To experience orgasm a woman needs a lover who understands the anatomy involved in female orgasm. This includes the clitoris, the labia and the entrance to the vagina. Lesbians share the same anatomy as their lovers so they know what…

What Is The Difference Between A Fibroid And A Polyp?

Many women suffer from irregular menstrual cycles. A fibroid in the uterus may be one of the reasons for this irregularity in the periods. Many people think that fibroids and polyps are one and the same thing, whereas it is not so. These are two different irregularities having almost the same symptoms which create confusion.…

Types & Symptoms of Fibroids

Fibroids (also known as uterine fibromyoma, Leiomyoma and myoma) are growths or benign tumors that form inside the uterus. The actual cause of fibroids is not quite known yet, even though it does affect 4 out 10 women over the age of 40. Fibroids are associated with infertility, miscarriage and premature labor lengthy and painful…