Medical Articles

Is A Zinc Deficiency a Cause of Psoriasis?

A study in the British Journal of Dermatology found that there was a marked zinc deficiency in many of their patients with psoriasis. Zinc is important for its antioxidant benefits which are critical for good skin health. I’m going to look at why zinc is good for your skin and what steps you can take…

Toenail Fungus Pictures – Nail Fungus Explained

It may be hard to diagnose a toenail fungal infection on your own, particularly if you do not have anything visual to compare it to. Looking at toenail fungus pictures may help shed the light on your problem, is it toenail fungus or is something else going on? Toenail fungal infections are common and most…

The Uncommon Tea Allergy

There are many people that suffer from “food allergies”. Yearly, it is one of the top ranked illnesses diagnosed by physicians. Some are extremely common while others, such as a tea allergy, occur less frequently. When suffering from an uncommon food allergy (such as tea); less information is available to help sufferers. In this article…

The Negative Aspect Of The Dukan Diet: The Side Effects

The Dukan diet is a low carbohydrate, high protein, fast weight loss diet. The chief strengths of the Dukan program are rapid initial weight loss followed by even, regular, weight loss; a lack of hunger and minimal food cravings; no calorie counting or food weighing; dieters can eat unlimited amounts of allowed foods and can…

Depression – The Experience

Joann was thirty-eight when she was freed of a depression that had plagued her, off and on, for her entire adult life. Before finally getting help, she felt lower than she’d ever felt before. “I was in agony, caught up in an excruciationg, unrelenting mental anguish that worsened with each day. I could see no…

How to Cure Insomnia – Self Hypnosis For Insomnia

If you are looking for a cure for insomnia, you can begin with your subconscious mind. Curing insomniac tendencies requires relaxation and this remedy can be accessed in the inner workings of your mind. Sleeplessness can be cured when you take the appropriate steps. Changing Your Nighttime Habits Many people experience insomnia because they simply…

What Causes Pain Between Shoulder Blades?

The shoulder blade, otherwise known as the scapula is the bone structure in the upper back part of the body connecting the arm to the thorax (chest wall). The shoulder blade also forms part of the socket, which connects the upper arm to the socket. It is surrounded by muscles and tissues which cushion the…

A Dog’s Digestive System

A dog’s digestive system is a highly specialized anatomical structure. To gain an understanding of how it operates and what it requires it helps if you understand how it compares to the other types of digestive systems in the animal kingdom. Herbivores (plant eaters) have the longest digestive tract in the mammalian kingdom. Some of…

ADHD Causes – Imbalanced Gut and Intestinal Parasites

It might sound completely ludicrous, but attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may be due to a problem in the gut. This theory is a radical departure from Western medicine’s view of ADHD as caused by a neurotransmitter deficiency. However, mounting evidence supports the relationship between ADHD and gastrointestinal problems. When you learn how the gastrointestinal system…

Premenstrual Syndrome and Phytoestrogen

As we mentioned in previous article, premenstrual syndrome effects over 70% to 90% of women before menopause in US and less for women in Southeast Asia because of their diet. Premenstrual syndrome is defined as faulty function of ovaries related to women menstrual cycle, it effects the women physical and emotional state and sometimes interference…

Want to Know How to Remove Nasal Polyps?

Nasal polyps are tear drop shaped growths that form in the nose. The can cause breathing problems, sinus irritation, snoring, loss of taste, loss of smell and even sleep apnea, a more serious condition. These growths are often brown or yellowish in color and can range in size from very small, to the size of…