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Natural Home Remedies For Toe Nail Fungus and Candida

First, oftentimes nail fungus can be an outward manifesting symptom of candidiasis (overpopulation of candida albicans). Candidiasis is very common, a product of rampant overuse of prescription drugs, particularly antibiotics. Antibiotics kill off all bacteria in the gut, the beneficial intestinal microflora included, and this encourages candida to overpopulate. Once candida gets overpopulated, it goes…

Herbal and Natural Remedies For Colon Problems

Finding natural solutions to maintaining colon health is obviously a great approach. Introducing chemical-based prescription medications into the body can have adverse affects. Many people believe that the benefits of taking laxatives or over the counter enemas far outweighs any harm they may experience as a result of the chemicals that compromise these solutions. A…

Use Effective Natural Treatment For Fibroid Tumor

Fibroid tumor, also known as uterine fibroid or myoma is a common medical problem associated with women of age range of 35-40 years. They are defined as the benign tumor containing fibrous tissue and can be found in the uterus. Fibroid tumors usually grow up to the size of walnuts and are very uncomfortable for…

How to Cure Thrush Fast?

Thrush also known as yeast infection is a fungal infection which occurs in the mouth. There are many remedies that will help cure thrush fast and provide you with relief to the pain you are experiencing right now. The first signs of thrush are a thick, white plaque on the tongue and both sides of…

Hepatitis A is Preventable

Hepatitis A is an enterovirus that is transmitted by a orofecal route. A root such as contaminated food is an easy way for Hep A to be transmitted. The virus causes an acute form of hepatitis and as a result does not contain a permanent stage. Once a person is infected their bodies immune system…

Thyroid-Liver Detoxification Connection

The Liver & Detoxification The liver is an extremely complex organ involved in multiple immune and metabolic processes. If the liver is not detoxifying optimally, it will be virtually impossible to have success with any disease including thyroid and hormone imbalances. Unfortunately, many patients are given hormones without a thorough analysis of their liver’s ability…

Barbecue Food Safety

Many friends and work colleagues have phoned in sick because of food poisoning and followed it up with something like “I had a BBQ at the weekend, and I must have eaten something not properly cooked”. To be honest I think some of them probably just drank too much but clearly there’s enough of a…

What Are the Phases of Pressure Ulcers?

If you are elderly, have limited mobility or are bed ridden, then you know about the dangers of pressure ulcers. This ulcer is also referred to as a bed sore, decubitus ulcers or pressure sores. They occur from lying in one spot for too long without shifting your weight. It is a common affliction for…

Beware the Long-Term Effects of Taking Antacids

Taking an antacid or two to get rid of occasional heartburn pain usually poses no problems. As with almost any other type of medication though, you don’t want to take them for long periods of time. It says right on the label that it’s only meant for short-term use. There are basically three different types…

Chest Pain Related to MRSA

Most commonly the symptoms of MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) will present on the skin. It can be in the form of an abscess, rash, boil, bumps, or impetigo and is often accompanied with flu-like symptoms. When it is in the heart or lungs it can cause chest pain. If there was surgery in the chest…