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Sores Around The Mouth – Causes and Natural Remedies

Do you suffer from severe pain and discomfort due to the sores around your mouth? Well, you are not alone. There are millions around the world suffering from this condition that is also referred to as Angular Stomatitis, Angular Cheilitis or Perleche. The condition is characterized by open sores and cracks on the side of…

Allergy Furnace Filters – Can They Help With Your Allergies?

Indoor air pollution can often result from dust mites and pollen; pet hair and dander; reduced air circulation and ventilation; high concentration of organic materials; and chemicals from common household products such as toluene, chlorine, or even formaldehyde. These contaminants can then lead to exacerbated allergy symptoms such as hypersensitivity pneumonitis, sneezing, watery eyes, and…

Misdiagnosis of Bipolar Disorder

Although many illnesses are relatively easy to diagnose and treat, disorders that affect the brain are often complicated and difficult to identify. Illnesses like bipolar disorder often have symptoms that vary greatly or are very similar to other problems that plague the brain. If a medical professional fails to correctly diagnose an illness or disorder,…

What Is The Difference Between Psychotic Depression and Schizophrenia?

Psychotic depression and schizophrenia can be easily confused with each other, but they are not the same. By definition, psychotic depression is a major depressive disorder that presents with hallucinations and delusions, while schizophrenia is a mental illness whereby the individual has difficulty thinking logically, identifying between what’s real and what’s imagined, and to express…

Toenail Fungus Symptoms – A Shocking Look

Toenail fungus in most cases can be incredibly unpleasant. It is a stressful disease in that it causes pain and it looks very ugly. Fungus growing on any part of the body looks ugly. If you walk past the chemist sometimes, you will sometimes notice huge pictures of toenails with fungus on them. Theses pictures…

Black Fingernail Fungus Is Rare

Although fingernail fungus infections are fairly common, black fungus is rare. Black fungus infection is particularly bothersome, because (as the name implies) it manifests itself in a very unattractive way. Black fungus, like all nail fungus infections, thrives in the warm moist environment that exists under the nail. As the fungus multiplies under the fingernail…

Effective Ways To Avoid Ankle Sprains

A sprain is a torn or stretched ligament. Ligaments connect the bones at a joint and help to keep the bones from altering out of actual place. Most common injury is ankle sprain. This may happen suddenly when you twist the ankle too far, when you fall, or when you force the bone joint from…

Treatment For Hematoma

Hematoma is the medical term for collection of blood under the skin, and in the muscle or inside an organ. Usually, the blood tends to collect when blood vessels rupture. A hematoma can occur in any part of the body, and therefore, there are many kinds of hematomas. The most serious kind is the one…

The Underlying Causes Of Autism

In my opinion, I believe that Autism is caused by a series of genetic errors, exposure to toxic metals, particularly mercury from dental fillings and common vaccinations, poor cerebral blood flow and then the growth of candida and viruses in the body. These factors combine to create the “Autistic Child.” These are the “Steps to…

What Is PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder)

If you find yourself with some extreme cases of PMS or PMT as it is also known then you might actually have another disorder called PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder). You might already know this or suspect it, but do you know what it really is? Is it just some new disorder created by the pharmaceutical…

Foods To Avoid With Fibroids

There are a number of foods to avoid with fibroids, many of which you are probably already familiar with. With so much nutritional advice around these days, we can usually tell by looking at a food or at least by reading the label if it is something we should be avoiding. First of all, lets…

Oral Thrush Symptoms and Treatment

Oral thrush, which is also known as a yeast infection of the mouth, happens when the body fails to properly manage yeast which is naturally found all about the human body. Oral Thrush can cause an uncomfortable burning sensation, and is accompanied by white spots occurring on the tongue, cheeks and roof of the mouth.…

All You Need to Know About Hepatitis C

The most fearsome of all types of hepatitis is the hepatitis C. This disease, hepatitis C has been considered by many specialists to be an epidemic. It is also known as a silent illness, because you can get hepatitis C for many years and not even know that. Studies have also shown that almost a…