Medical Articles

Treating Kidney Stones – Prevention Methods

Effectively treating kidney stones involves correctly identifying the type of the problem and prescribing the correct remedy for them. Here are the four types of kidney stones and tips for preventing their formation. Calcium stones are the most common type of this problem; these are composed of calcium compounds, mainly calcium oxalate, although calcium phosphate…

Swollen Glands, Purging and Your Bulimia

Often when a bulimia sufferer is on the path of recovery, the most distressing sight to witness is the swollen face. Especially when working on bulimia recovery with a resolve to stop vomiting, noticing the swollen glands brings the sufferer back to throwing up in an attempt to bring the swollen neck glands back down.…

Holiday Food Poisoning and Your Rights

The Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992 apply to all package holidays and they make the tour operator or holiday provider responsible for all services which are provided as part of a package holiday including: If you suffer food poisoning or any other type of holiday illness on holiday which was not…

Acid Reflux Diet

Acid Reflux, or heartburn, is created by a simple imbalance of chemical make-up in the body and affects not only adults but also infants and children. This makes it necessary for everyone to be aware of its symptoms and how it can be prevented. Research has shown that specific food can trigger Acid Reflux. i.e.…

Eliminate H Pylori and Ulcers Naturally

If you have an ulcer and you have tested negative for H. Pylori then your sore is almost certainly due to something else and you should look into methods of healing the ulcer by reducing inflammation and providing a means to promote healing through appropriate nutrition and acid reduction. If you’ve been diagnosed with an…

Heart Disease Can Be Controlled

There are conflicting theories about the causes of heart disease with no clear answers to protect the heart completely. The most recognized causes are linked to cholesterol in the diet, lack of exercise and smoking. While each of these causes of heart disease are documented and preached by the medical community, conflicting views claim that…

Overcoming Bronchitis And Its Health Effects

What is Bronchitis anyway? Bronchitis is something you are likely to have in your lifetime at least once. Since it usually follows a cold or other respiratory condition, most people will develop it in the course of their lifetime. Your chest is throbbing in pain. You are coughing and it hurts to do so. These…

Prickly Ash – A Herb With Many Benefits

Having heard of Prickly Ash before, but really never knowing what is it was or what it did, it was about time to find out. It is also known by the names Toothache Tree, Yellow Wood, Tumburu, and Hua Jiao to name a few and is native to North America. The bark,and berries are used…