Medical Articles

Gas and Acid Reflux

Talking about having gas may be politically incorrect, but in extreme cases of gas and acid reflux you may want to visit your physician to rule out some more serious ailment like gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). What Is Flatulence (gas)? Let’s talk about gas and acid reflux a bit or to be more politically correct,…

Heart Problems

In the last newsletter, we worked through the anatomy of the heart — primarily to lay the groundwork for this issue. By using what we learned in the last issue, we can now explore: Things that can go wrong with the heart. Medical treatments. Limitations that may be inherent in some of those treatments. What…

Heart Attack Statistics in the United States

Heart attacks and heart disease are among the leading causes of preventable deaths every year, and millions of Americans are affected either directly or indirectly by them. As the United States continues to struggle with problems such as obesity and over-rich diet, more and more Americans find themselves developing the health problems that will eventually…

Symptoms Of Heart Disease – The Masters of Disguise

Statistic after statistic shows that heart disease is on the increase and yet most of us do not recognize the symptoms of heart disease. The term Heart Disease covers a number of more specific diseases, which affect either the heart itself or the arteries supplying blood to the heart. However the common factor in 99%…

Levels Of Prevention And Public Health Programs

Levels of preventions are subdivided into three categories: primary, secondary and tertiary level. First is the Primary level of prevention. It is the most basic and the most desirable form of prevention since it primarily focuses on the avoidance of the occurrence of a problem. It provides specific protection against diseases. Primary preventive actions spare…

Provillus Before and After – Did it Work?

When hair loss occurs, whether you are a man or a woman, it is usually devastating. In most cases, you just want it to end now. Stopping the hair loss cycle and growing new hair is possible, and by reading about people who have dealt with hair loss in the past, you can find the…

The Natural Pneumonia Treatment

The Causes: The direct cause of pneumonia is usually infection with some form of bacteria, virus, or fungus. Exposure to cold and dampness, with lowered resistance, is a contributing factor. Treatment Proper treatment, given at the first signs of a cold or chilliness, will likely prevent a severe attack and will in all probability prevent…

What Are the Warning Signs of Pneumonia You Should Know

Pneumonia is an inflammation and subsequent infection of the lungs. It can cause difficulty with breathing, produce a cough and cause chest pain. Pneumonia can affect either one or both of your lungs and various forms exist of the disease. It is known that the most common cause of pneumonia is a pulmonary infection associated…

Causes of Chest Pain

Everyone at some point in their lives will experience chest pain and some times its severe thorax pain. Your chest covers a large part of your body and there is a lot of territory there, so to speak. It also contains most of your bodies vital organs. These vital organs in your chest, are protected…

Acute Bronchitis Treatment

To treat a case of acute bronchitis, one must take some steps in reducing the bronchitis symptoms. This is not a difficult task, especially if you are a healthy person, your only problem being bronchitis. Antibiotics are not one of the medication that work in case of bronchitis. Furthermore, if there is already a problem…

Burning Shoulder Pain – What is It?

Many people just like you find themselves with a burning shoulder pain that as you may know, can brutally control your life. I used to have to deal with the same pain but I, unlike most people found a cure to this wretched pain. Do you ever feel like somebody is holding a lighter up…