Medical Articles

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…

How To Stop Fibroids From Growing

If you would like to know how to stop fibroids from growing, there are a number of things you can do. First of all, understanding a little about how and why fibroids might develop in the first place can help understand what might help. It is believed that fibroids grow in response to a number…

Ovarian Cysts: Treatment Options For Cysts On Ovaries

Ovarian cysts can sometimes be dangerous. This is so especially when complex cysts on ovaries develop. An ovarian cyst rupture may also pose a serious threat to a woman. There are various treatment options that will be available to a woman who has cysts in her ovaries depending on the seriousness of her condition. The…

Hepatitis A – How You Get it and What it Does to Your Body

Definition of Hepatitis Hepatitis is inflammation of the liver, which is caused by viruses, medications and toxic agents. Currently, at least five (5) forms of viral hepatitis are recognized which in this article we will learn about Hepatitis A, how it spreads and how to prevent infection. How hepatitis spreads Hepatitis A (HAV) is spread…

Kidney Stones and the Different Types

I recently had a kidney stone, for the second time. It was extremely painful, far worse than the first. I was lucky though, there was a nine year gap between the first and the 2nd. Mine ended up being a more common kidney stone, a calcium stone, the problem was, it was 6mm, which was…

Top Reasons Why Babies Vomit

Parents are always conscious with the well being of their babies. They often worry about a lot of things like when their baby cry and have local skin irritations. Most of them get alarm with the things that they are not familiar with. Sometimes, your baby can vomit after drinking milk. You need not to…

Top Five Acid Reflux Prescription Medications

For some people, finding the right acid reflux prescription medications is something that turns out to be very simple, but for others, there may be some trial and error involved. This condition is pretty straight forward, and there are many effective treatments and medications. Once you find something that works for you, you will probably…

Probiotics to the Rescue – How to Relieve Excessive Flatulence and Other Digestive Problems

Digestive diseases and disorders, such as: IBS, IBD, gastritis, ulcerative colitis, among many others are becoming an epidemic in our country. Probiotics can alleviate and even cure most of the following problems: excessive flatulence, IBS, IBD, and gastritis. Recent scientific researches point the connection between digestive disorders and an improper balance of beneficial bacteria in…

Edema: Another Pregnancy Dilemma

We’re having a baby!!! More often than not, that is the usual tone that people have when they’ve found out that their having a baby, specially the mothers. But with the joy that comes from welcoming a new life into this earth also comes the harsh realities that a woman must face during pregnancy. Behind…