Medical Articles

Diabetes – A Day in the Life

For people that live without diabetes it is hard to understand how the disease impacts the flow of daily life. Every day begins with a “stick” and a drop of blood. A “stick” is the term we use to describe using a lancet to pierce the skin and draw a drop of blood for a…

Cold Sores Remedies – Home Remedies For Cold Sores

There are many home remedies for cold sores. In some cases such traditional treatment options have already been shown to work just as well as antiviral supplements or the freezing type ointments. A particular advantage of using a home remedy is that therapy can start straightaway, since there is no need to visit a medical…

Are You Allergic to Your Luxury Bed Linen?

Allergy Alert: When you come in contact with a substance that causes your body to produce an adverse reaction; you may be experiencing an allergic reaction. Generally, allergies cause the body to produce a substance called histamines as a way to tell the body that something is wrong. Some allergies occur in the bedrooms with…

Agitated Depression – Is There a Cure?

You may have heard of agitated depression, but you may not be sure what exactly it is. Basically this type of depression is a type of clinical depression in which patients have deal with restlessness as well as irritability. This is the term that is used for those who have depression when agitation is very…

Clinical Depression Symptoms And Treatments – A Review

Super sad? Melancholic even? In deep despair? Chances are, your clinical depression has come and has been elevated to such a level that it becomes burdensome and disruptive to your social functioning or even your mundane daily life activities. Clinical depression is more serious than the usual feelings of being depressed that you sometimes encounter.…

Top Four Anxiety Symptoms In Teenage Girls

Puberty can be devastating among teenage girls. Not only does a young girl have to worry about fitting in at school, shaping their identity, and dealing with hormones, they may often have issues at home as well. Anxiety symptoms in teenage girls are traits that are commonly expressed between the ages of 12 and 14…

Strains and Sprains – Even Professionals Get Hurt!

Accidents happen to everyone, including the professionals. If you strain or pull a muscle, you have actually overstretched or torn a tendon. A Strain can happen if you are trying to do a movement too forcefully. Usually, this starts off as an intense pain, and then aches for hours and sometimes days after. A sprain…

How to Calculate Pain and Suffering in Settlements

You have been injured, though not through your own fault. Your insurance company offers to settle with you. It seems like a reasonable amount of money, but how can you be sure? Perhaps your injury is slight, and your inconvenience minimal. But how can you know that you won’t suffer from long-term injury? How do…

Constipation and Leg Pain

Although constipation and leg pain are different conditions and occur in different parts of the body, they may be interconnected and can have a common origin. In most cases, the origin is related to nerve damage or dysfunction. It is also seen that people with leg pain have a greater chance of constipation and vice…

Calm Your Stomach With Chinese Medicine

I get abdominal pains with burning and gnawing sensations, which has been diagnosed by my doctor as peptic ulcers what is a peptic ulcer and what can your treatments do to help? Peptic ulcers are open sores or erosions in the lining of either the duodenum these are called duodenal ulcers or in the stomach…

How to Naturally Treat Diarrhea in Dogs

It’s important to know that diarrhea is not an illness but a symptom of any number of problems that are interrupting the function of the large intestine.It is also important to identify the cause as trying to just suppress this symptom will only bring about short lived, temporary relief which may cause long term health…

Pre Menstrual Syndrome (PMS) And Diet – Olive Oil

As we mentioned in previous articles, premenstrual syndrome is defined as faulty function of the ovaries related to the women’s menstrual cycle, it effects a women’s physical and emotional state, and sometimes interferes with daily activities as a result of hormone fluctuation. The syndrome occurs one to two weeks before menstruation and then declines when…