Medical Articles

Put Your Best Face Forward

We live in an era where almost everything is described in terms of “super”, or “extreme”. There are television shows showing the most wild and wacky sports. Fast food restaurants encourage us to forget to count calories and super size our meal choices. There is no such thing as a normal sale, it’s got to…

GERD and Menopause

Hot flashes, cold rushes, bouts of rapid heartbeat, irritability, mood swings, crashing fatigue, depression and a host of other changes ? welcome to menopause when for a while you seem to feel that life as you knew it is coming to a ?pause?. Add to this the gastrointestinal distress, indigestion, flatulence, bloating and nausea associated…

Amazing Car With Set of Features

Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) is counted as one of the leading automobile manufacture companies in India. It is a subsidiary of Suzuki Japan. Till today, 13 models have been launched with over 150 variants. The first model of Maruti was introduced in 1983 named as Maruti 800. A-Star, Baleno, EECO, Grand Vitara, Omni, Ritz, Swift,…

Watch That Sore Throat

For people on the go, it pays to know that sudden changes in weather conditions and body temperature can lead to illnesses like  sore   throat .  Sore   throat  is defined as a disease that leaves the tissues  sore , affecting the area around the tonsils. It is caused by viruses, bacteria or irritation. The illness, also known…

Do You Have a Tonsil Stone?

Tonsil stone is a little white ball of calcareous matter that can be found in the back of your throat. It is caused by the accumulation of bacteria that produce sulfur and other debris that form in the tonsils. This debris usually consists of mucous from post nasal drip and collects small pockets called tonsil…

Diabetes in Senior Citizens

Your body obtains glucose from the food you take in, the liver and muscles also supply your body with glucose. Blood transports the glucose to cells throughout the body. Insulin, a chemical hormone, helps the body’s cells to take in the glucose. Insulin is made by the beta cells of the pancreas and then released…

Tips to Prevent Heat Rash

Heat  rash  is a red or pink  rash  usually found on body areas covered by clothing. It can develop when the sweat ducts become blocked and swell and often leads to discomfort and itching. Heat  rash  is most common in babies, but may affect adults in hot, humid climates. Heat  Rash  also can appear as…

What is Insomnia?

The Insomnia sleep disorder is also known as Wakefulness or Dysomnia and is an inability to sleep, or to sleep for long enough to get a proper night’s rest. The main effect of insomnia is that you feel constantly tired, irritable, and may have poor concentration and coordination. Sleep is necessary to repair the body…

Big Toe Toenail Problems

Big toe toenail problems are not uncommon, and they are caused by a variety of different things. Perhaps because the biggest toe is so much larger than the rest, it seems to take the brunt of the punishment. This article will discuss a few of the things that occur with the biggest toe nail. One…

Best Nail Fungus Home Remedies

Nail fungus also known as onychomycosis is a very common ailment that affects fingernails and toe nails. This problem is difficult to treat largely due to the fact that the tiny organisms (fungi) thrive beneath the toe or fingernails. Fungi usually thrive in environments where it’s warm, dark and moist. This is the main reason…

What to Do If You Sprain Your Ankle

If you’ve ever sprained your ankle, you know that it can be extremely painful. The length of time it takes for healing as well as the treatment methods depend on the severity of the injury. A sprain is damage to the ligaments that provide stability to joints. There are three levels of damage, grades one…