Medical Articles

The Need of a Baby Monitor

Parents have to be watchful with their children as great care is needed in young age. Monitoring devices are the best remedial solutions that have given great relief and they can track any problems with the child when the parent is away. It can also work as a baby alarm and it employs a radio…

Tonsil Stones 101 – What Are Tonsil Stones?

Some people experience the appearance of weird, stone-like bits inside the folds and holes of their tonsils. These people know that these strange little stones define the very essence of the word putrid and are simply disgusting so they cower in the depths of secrecy and keep the existence of these stones their dirty little…

Low Glycemic Diet Can Help You Better Manage Type 2 Diabetes

1. What is type II diabetes? Diabetes Mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by chronically elevated blood glucose levels (hyperglycaemia), and abnormal metabolism for carbohydrate, fat and protein. Diagnostic criteria for diabetes are based on oral glucose tolerance test results. People with fasting blood glucose level >= 7.0 (mmol/L), or 2-hour random blood glucose level…

Diabetes – Conventional Treatment

Controlling your blood sugar is the most important goal of any type of diabetic on any kind of treatment. It is essential to feeling healthy and avoiding long-term complications of Type 2 Diabetes. Some people are able to control their blood sugar with diet and exercise alone. Others may need to take medications, in addition…

Obesity – What is it and How Can We Control It?

What is obesity? It is a condition wherein the body has too much accumulated fat and the body becomes vulnerable to illnesses such as type II diabetes, heart ailments and some cancer types. To distinguish it from being overweight, you will need to know your body mass index; if it is about 30 kg/m2 or…

Men’s Diaper Rash

Men’s diaper rash isn’t something that you can avoid completely if you’re using adult diapers, but it’s definitely something that you’ll want to try to prevent as much as possible! The improper care of your body with adult diapers can lead to urinary tract infections and irritating diaper rash. Some of the treatments to reduce…

Cold Sores (Fever Blisters)

Cold sores (Fever Blisters) is a skin disease that affects the lips. It is caused by Herpes simplex virus-1 (HSV-1). Once the virus infects a person, the skin becomes inflamed. The clusters appear red in color and are quiet painful. Besides, they are not very interesting to look at. They bring a lot of embarrassment.…

Got Allergies? These Essential Oils Can Help

Allergies are some of the most common everyday health challenges. Believe it or not, it’s the number 1 reason people see a doctor! Headaches, stuffy/runny nose, sore throat, watery eyes, cough and sneezing are all common allergy symptoms. Fortunately, there are plenty of safe and effective ways to relieve them and using therapeutic grade essential…

How to Evaluate a Proper Sensitive Skin Moisturizer

Normally when you have special needs such as sensitive skin moisturizer, you end up buying several products which makes the situation worst before you finally run into the perfect solution. The aim of this write up is to provide a quick cheat sheet if you will on how to select a very effective moisturizer for…

About Depression

Depression is a common mental illness. Depressions symptoms include, irritability, sadness, hopelessness, helplessness, feelings of inadequacy, self hate, inappropriate guilt, tiredness, etc. The way it is diagnosed is if you had five or more of these symptoms for at least two weeks then you are suffering from depression. Sometimes it can manifest as anger. A…

Anxiety Panic Attacks

Anxiety panic attacks can happen without any warning. You may be grocery shopping, in the movies, on a plane or even asleep when the anxiety attack occurs. At some time in our lives we will have anxiety. It is a common feeling in humans. At times some people let anxiety become so intense that it…

Cure of Insomnia

Do you know that your insomnia is curable? Well, in fact, almost all sleeping disorders can be cured! These include sleep apnea, insomnia, etc. Today in this article, I am going to give you 2 techniques that you can use for curing of insomnia. These cures of insomnia are highly effective as they have been…

Chemical Matrixectomy

Onychocryptosis or more commonly referred to or known as ingrown nails can be painful and dangerous for high risk diabetic patients and patients with peripheral vascular disease. The condition can be painful for any patient and often “even the bed sheets cause the toe to hurt” The following article outlines a permanent procedure for removing…