Medical Articles

How to Stop Vomiting – Foods to Avoid

There are many reasons why people vomit and many wan to learn how to stop from vomiting. Before you try to stop vomiting you need to try to determine why you or someone else is vomiting in the first place. Most vomiting is due to diarrhea, cholera or food poisoning. Vomiting can sometimes be caused…

Food Poisoning Dangers

Food Poisoning Food poisoning is one of the most uncomfortable illnesses that one can develop. This disease, which typically only lasts for 24 to 48 hours, causes severe digestive system discomfort in its victims. People can get food poisoning through the ingestion of contaminated foods or by coming into contact with someone else that has been infected.…

Vitamins For Ulcer

In the past people suffering from peptic ulcers were restricted from taking small amount of bland food and milk regularly. Researches however showed that this in no way helps in decreasing the recurrence of ulcers. However, a diet rich of fibers may minimize the chances of developing ulcers, and will help in fast healing of…

How to Fix Hormone Imbalance For Women’s Health

There is a directly proportional relationship between hormone imbalance and women’s health. As long as hormones are in adequate levels, cells, tissues, organs and systems will function properly and the body will be able to combat stress, fight disease and recovery better. There are several natural methods to help attain optimum health by balancing hormones.…

How to Fix Hormone Imbalance For Women’s Health

There is a directly proportional relationship between hormone imbalance and women’s health. As long as hormones are in adequate levels, cells, tissues, organs and systems will function properly and the body will be able to combat stress, fight disease and recovery better. There are several natural methods to help attain optimum health by balancing hormones.…

Do You Have Gastritis?

Contrary to common belief, gastritis is not a single disease but rather several different conditions. “Gastritis” simply means “inflammation of the stomach,” and stomach inflammation can be caused by a variety of factors. When the stomach becomes inflamed, it is because something has happened to irritate the stomach lining. Gastritis can be mild or severe,…

Edema and Lymph Edema Compared

Both, lymph edema and edema involve swelling, but there is a vast difference in these conditions. Edema is generally the body’s reaction to an injury which manifests as fluid retention in the body tissues. Once the healing process starts, the edema reduces as the accumulated fluids move out of the affected area. An injury or…

Rheumatic Heart Disease – Effects and Causes

Rheumatic heart disease Rheumatic heart disease occurs as a result of heart damage from rheumatic fever. This damage to the valves or muscular tissue of the heart is caused by rheumatic fever. This usually occurs in early life, usually between 6-12 years of age. Early manifestations of this rheumatic heart disease which may occur singly…

Causes and Effects of Anoxia

Below I have listed five causes of anoxia: Obstruction to the air passages, for example in strangulation, smothering, pressure by haematoma, or any pressure from outside the womb. Lung conditions which prevents the air sacs filling with air, such as pneumonia, where they are filled with exudate, pulmonary oedema, or a collapsed lung. Damage to…

Holistic Approach to Heart Disease

The holistic approach to health is based on the belief that the body can heal itself if given the right tools. Heart Disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. The holistic approach to Heart Disease is to focus on diet and nutrition, exercise, stress reduction and energy healing and vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements.…

Diseases Spread by Flies

Not only are flies a nuisance when they are around the home but they do also bring diseases with them both to human beings and domestic animals. Over the years, flies have been said to be spreading diseases like malaria, typhoid fever, anthrax, leprosy, cholera, conjunctivitis, tuberculosis, dysentery and diarrhea in human beings. They cause…