Medical Articles

Give Yourself a Headache

Now I’ve always thought that pain is mostly mental, it just makes sense. I’ve got myself into trouble with that statement before, but here is why I bring it up: I just finished writing several articles on different Diseases and Illnesses. Topics like: Tinnitus, and Thrush, Lice, Tuberculosis, Porphyria. What is Tinnitus? ricies. Where I’m…

Ways To Prevent The Need For Spinal Decompression Therapy

Spinal decompression therapy is a non-surgical therapy to relieve back pain that involves being strapped to a specially designed, computer controlled table to have your spine stretched in minute increments to relieve pressure on compressed discs. The therapy alternates periods of relaxation with periods of spine stretching, officially referred to as distraction. This type of…

Cures For Snoring – The Facts

Cures for snoring will depend on what is causing it. Ask your partner to observe you when you are asleep and making noises. They are likely to be awake anyway so may be glad of something to do! If you snore with your mouth closed, your tongue is likely to be the culprit, but if…

Pressure Headaches – Get Fast Naturaly Relief From Headaches!

Individuals, who suffer from pressure headaches, are taught to be aware of and minimize the amount of physical tension in their bodies. The headache remedies that are recommended for this method are muscle relaxation, deep breathing, yoga and other self-relaxation methods. Individuals who get chronic tension headaches are supposed to be more susceptible to anxiety…

Trigeminal Neuralgia – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), also called tic douloureux, is pain in the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from the face to the brain. The pain is felt in the areas supplied by the trigeminal nerve, including the cheek, jaw, teeth, gums, lips or less often the eye and forehead. This pain may range from occasional twinges…

Easy Way to Cure Sciatic Nerve Pain

Everyday more and more people are becoming affected by sciatic nerve pain. Most people are older adults, but lately there has been an increase amongst young adults, mainly due to excess sports training. If you are affected by sciatica, a condition that causes the sciatic   nerve  to be  pinched , then it may be time to…

Adenoids and Immune System Health

What is the immune system? Sometimes referred to as the lymphatic system it is an integrated body system of organs, tissues, cells, and cell products that differentiates self from non-self and neutralizes potentially pathogenic organisms or substances. What are the  adenoids ?  Adenoids  are two masses of tissue at the junction of the nose and throat,…

Clogged or Stuffy Nose

“If the nose of Cleopatra had been shorter,” said Blaise Pascal, “the whole face of the earth would have been changed.” Beauty apart, the nose is basically a natural filter and an air conditioner. Oxygen from the air is necessary for living but very often air contains injurious material that can damage the lungs and…

Ctrl-Alt-Delete Your Life

Ah, the good old “Vulcan nerve pinch”, the three-fingered salute, the one-handed solution to many backhanded aggravations. How simple, how effective, how instantaneously gratifying to the mind behind the mouse. Wouldn’t it be great if we could take the lessons learned from this simple three-point process into our lives and install them into our own…

Fisher Price Soothing Motions Glider Review

Infants love being cradled and rocked as it lulls them to sleep. However, this can really be tiring for parents as they cannot put their babies down or else they will wake up. And so, they end up carrying their young ones all the time, preventing them to do anything else besides cradling their babies.…

Why Do My Feet Hurt When I Bike?

Earlier this week I was fortunate to carve out a 4 hour block of time for a long cycling workout. Being new to the sport of triathlon, 50 miles was the longest bike ride of my life! It was a really long, hot ride! The funny part was the only part of my body that…

Baby Toilet Training

Carrying a pregnancy to full term is not a hard task, the real job comes in after the child is born. This is because this is where learning for them begins. Many parents want to teach their children by the policy of ‘do as I say, not as I do’, but in most cases, this…

Focus on Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis is a condition caused by the narrowing of the spinal canal causing the nerves to be pinched – leading to persistent pain in the buttocks, limping, lack of feeling in the lower extremities and decreased physical activity. There are several forms of lumbar spinal stenosis. The most common is degenerative stenosis, which occurs…