Medical Articles

How Children Can Overcome Their Egg Allergy

It's not easy living with an egg allergy – especially if you eat out, buy prepackaged foods, or eat fast foods. Eggs are in so many food products these days, that you can be eating eggs without even knowing it. Eggs are an ingredient in many breakfast cereals, lots of breads, nearly all baked goods,…

4 Mistakes People Make When Going Vegan

Whether you’ve read PETA literature, seen the Alicia Silverstone commercial, or just want to lose weight-going vegan seems like a healthy, earth-friendly choice. Indeed, this animal-free diet and lifestyle features zero cholesterol and 1/20th or less the field growing space required for beef. Since heart disease ranks as the number one killer in the U.S.,…

Depression and Disorganization

Although it appears to be a mundane sort of thing, I find disorganization and chaos to be one of the biggest problems reported by depressed and anxious individuals. The symptoms of feeling overwhelmed and not wanting to face the day often stem from not knowing where to start or not wanting to face the mountain…

Exam Phobia

Have you ever felt before an exam or a test that you can`t remember any names, dates, figures that you diligently studied throughout your coursework? Your mind becomes blank, you can`t gather your thoughts, you experience nausea, your legs are shaking, and all you want to do is run away? Or maybe you felt so…

A Jungian Psychology Approach To Anxiety

Anxiety is a very common disorder in today’s world, largely due to the fact that we feel hurried, pressured and pushed to perform, pay the mortgage, deal with kids, and on top of all that, live a full life. No wonder we have anxiety. But what is anxiety trying to tell us? From a Jungian…

Sprains and Strains: What's the Difference?

Strains and sprains are typical problems in busy folks, and typically they will not be serious. No matter the seriousness of the problem, though, it is always smart to have an injury diagnosed by a doctor. Just What is a Strain? A muscle strain is tearing or hyper extending of a muscle or a tendon.…

Wheatgrass and Soft Tissue Injuries

Anybody who has heard of wheatgrass would know that it is often taken as fresh juice or shots. While the health benefits of taking wheatgrass have been well known for centuries, what is less well-known is that wheatgrass may be used topically, i.e., on the skin to treat a range of injuries and conditions. There…

Your Menstrual Cycle – Is it Normal?

There are many women who suffer from a common misconception that they are having abnormal periods, even though they actually have a normal monthly cycle. There are many reasons why women may think this and it is typically not their fault as they are generally not fully aware of what a normal period is. When…

Most Common and Effective Complex Ovarian Cyst Treatments

Complex ovarian cyst treatment is a complex process. This is because the condition is deemed to be stressful for women. These are fluid-filled pouches which develop in or outside the woman’s ovary. In most cases, it is benign. However, around 15% have been found to be malignant. Information on Ovarian Cyst Information on complex ovarian…