Medical Articles

A Psoriasis Remedy to Cure Your Psoriasis!

Psoriasis can be an emotionally debilitating disease as the symptoms can lead to social embarrassment and feeling self-conscious about ones’ self. To make matters worse, you never know when you may have a bad break out or where exactly the breakout will be. It is for this reason that many of us who suffer from…

Hay Fever and Allergies

Many New Zealanders, as well as a lot of people new to the country, regularly complain about their near constant symptoms of Hayfever, allergic eyes and runny nose. It use to be that this happened in spring only, when the pollens and grasses came out, however these days, some people experience these symptoms all year…

Depression – A Serious Risk After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Few people who suffer from depression after a gastric bypass operation blame the condition on the procedure itself, or the very low calorie diet that follows weight loss surgery. However, low calorie diets have been found to cause depression, and they can increase the symptoms in already diagnosed depressive people. The diet following gastric bypass…

Writer’s Anxiety

The craft of writing is strange. In some ways it is exhilarating. In other ways, it can fill you with the greatest anxiety. Sometimes you can feel both euphoria and depression at nearly the same time. I recall my own early attempts at writing; both for the writing support group I was in, as well…

Does Melatonin Help With Insomnia?

Should you take melatonin to get rid of insomnia? First off, let’s look at what melatonin is. Melatonin is a naturally occurring hormone found in just about all living things, including human beings. It is also found in other living organisms such as algae. Melatonin is a more beneficial supplement than other types of sleeping…

Steps in Reducing Thick Toenails

There are several causes of thick toenails, the most common of which is the lack of necessary vitamins and minerals, together with the practice of poor hygiene. Thick toenails can also result from toenail fungal infections. If this is your case, you will have to take antibiotics and antifungal medication to eliminate the infection first.…

Best Nail Fungus Cures and Remedies

Many of the best nail fungus “cures” and remedies are available through over the counter (OTC) medications, medications prescribed by a doctor, and even a few products you may have in your home’s cupboards. It is a real problem that plenty of people experience, yet do not wish to share their problem or solutions. Although…

Ankle Discomfort and Pain

One of the commonly injured joint in the lower extremity is our ankle. The main reason for this is the fact that the ankle bears most of our body weight. Sprains and strains in the ankles accounts to 2 million treatments each year. Fractures in the ankle are common injuries podiatrist and orthopedists treats. Since…

The Healing Process – Why it Gets Worse Before it Gets Better!

The Healing Process, Often called ‘Herxheimer Reaction’ or ‘Healing Reaction’. When starting a detox of any kind or beginning a new course of powerful supplements, it is very important to understand the bodies natural healing process. This is to avoid being surprised when things start to ‘happen’! Understanding this can be the key to completing…

Stress – Types, Causes and Cures (Part One)

Stress is what our minds and bodies experience as we attempt to deal with the changing environment that affects our lives. We often think of pressure at work, queuing for services or rush hour traffic as stress. While these events may well be triggers, stress is actually the body’s reaction to such factors and is…