Medical Articles

Overcoming Duodenal Ulcer

Increasingly more people suffer from digestive disorder nowdays. Statistics indicate that ulcer is the predominant condition among people with digestive problems. Ulcer develops due to inflammation and corrosion in the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. Ulcers that occur at the level of the duodenum are referred to as duodenal ulcers, while ulcers that occur at…

Things to Know About Meniscus Repair

The function of the meniscus is to provide stability and act as a cushion for our knee joint. It helps to ensure that weight distribution is spread out evenly throughout the knee joint and prevent any joint problems like arthritis. However, injury to the meniscus is extremely common among people below the age of 25…

Nasal Polyps

What are Nasal Polyps? Nasal polyps are non-cancerous growths that occur as the nasal passage tissue becomes inflamed and irritated. When nasal polyps become irritated, they may enlarge to the point that they block the nasal passage. This may result in breathing issues. A nasal polyp may cause the following symptoms: runny nose, stuffy nose,…

Common Risks And Complications Of Ovarian Cysts

Ovarian cysts can lead to serious complications, especially if left untreated. The following are some of the common complications of cysts on ovaries which you should be aware of. The rupturing of cysts is common, especially in cases where cysts are left to grow. A rupture may also be also triggered by physical trauma. When…

How to Cure Oral Yeast Infection in Men and Women

Oral yeast infection – sometimes called thrush – is an infection of the mucous membranes of the mouth and sometimes the throat of men and women. The cause of this is a natural yeast called Candida albicans. The majority of people have this in their system without any problems because the body keeps it in…

Hepatitis – C and Alcohol Abuse

Considering that more than five million Americans have hepatitis B or C, both illnesses that can destroy the liver and which kill thousands of people each year, it's clear that the little discussed organ's time in the public spotlight has arrived. Hepatitis C Hepatitis C is a blood-borne disease, which means that it can be…

Cirrhosis Diet Plan

What Should My Cirrhosis Diet Plan Look Like? An important part of your cirrhosis diet plan is to implement a complete abstinence from alcohol. Alcohol simply destroys your liver and will have serious consequences if consumed with cirrhosis. Your liver has the very important role of converting your food into stored energy that can be…

How Body pH Can Affect Your Energy Levels

WHAT MOST PEOPLE DO NOT REALIZE; WE ARE BIO ELECTRICAL ENGINES In order to accomplish all the many millions of complex functions that occur over the course of the day, your body has to be able to communicate with itself … all the way down to the cellular level. And do you know how it…

Dog Food – Some Things to Consider

It is best not to assume that any commercial dog food is fine for your pet. Just as with humans, dogs have their own unique tastes and digestive idiosyncrasies; and as with human food, some is healthier than others. Here are just a few suggestions of things you might look for when deciding what to…

Ulcers – Open Sores Not Heartburn

Ulcers are open sores that can occur inside the body or on its outer surface. The latter are often referred to as pressure ulcers or bedsores, and they occur most often in people who are confined to bed or a wheelchair. The term is commonly used to refer to a peptic ulcer, which is an…

Apigenin – A Cancer Fighting Phytonutrient

Apigenin is a powerful cancer fighting phytonutrient (a group of non-essential chemical compounds which are found in plants and have a variety of health benefits) that can also prevent allergies, protect the body’s cells and more. In this article I will be providing a full breakdown of apigenin and outlining its main functions, the richest…

Some Hard Facts About Hyper-Acidity!

Almost every one of us experiences acidity or heartburn some times or the other. Blame it on faulty diet or lack of exercise, hyperacidity is one of the commonest conditions we observe in medical practice. The condition gives rise to heartburn (burning in chest), loss of appetite, vomiting sensation, nausea, vague discomfort or pain in…