Medical Articles

Toenail Fungus Symptoms – A Shocking Look

Toenail fungus in most cases can be incredibly unpleasant. It is a stressful disease in that it causes pain and it looks very ugly. Fungus growing on any part of the body looks ugly. If you walk past the chemist sometimes, you will sometimes notice huge pictures of toenails with fungus on them. Theses pictures…

Black Fingernail Fungus Is Rare

Although fingernail fungus infections are fairly common, black fungus is rare. Black fungus infection is particularly bothersome, because (as the name implies) it manifests itself in a very unattractive way. Black fungus, like all nail fungus infections, thrives in the warm moist environment that exists under the nail. As the fungus multiplies under the fingernail…

Effective Ways To Avoid Ankle Sprains

A sprain is a torn or stretched ligament. Ligaments connect the bones at a joint and help to keep the bones from altering out of actual place. Most common injury is ankle sprain. This may happen suddenly when you twist the ankle too far, when you fall, or when you force the bone joint from…

Treatment For Hematoma

Hematoma is the medical term for collection of blood under the skin, and in the muscle or inside an organ. Usually, the blood tends to collect when blood vessels rupture. A hematoma can occur in any part of the body, and therefore, there are many kinds of hematomas. The most serious kind is the one…

The Underlying Causes Of Autism

In my opinion, I believe that Autism is caused by a series of genetic errors, exposure to toxic metals, particularly mercury from dental fillings and common vaccinations, poor cerebral blood flow and then the growth of candida and viruses in the body. These factors combine to create the “Autistic Child.” These are the “Steps to…

What Is PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder)

If you find yourself with some extreme cases of PMS or PMT as it is also known then you might actually have another disorder called PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder). You might already know this or suspect it, but do you know what it really is? Is it just some new disorder created by the pharmaceutical…

Foods To Avoid With Fibroids

There are a number of foods to avoid with fibroids, many of which you are probably already familiar with. With so much nutritional advice around these days, we can usually tell by looking at a food or at least by reading the label if it is something we should be avoiding. First of all, lets…

Oral Thrush Symptoms and Treatment

Oral thrush, which is also known as a yeast infection of the mouth, happens when the body fails to properly manage yeast which is naturally found all about the human body. Oral Thrush can cause an uncomfortable burning sensation, and is accompanied by white spots occurring on the tongue, cheeks and roof of the mouth.…

All You Need to Know About Hepatitis C

The most fearsome of all types of hepatitis is the hepatitis C. This disease, hepatitis C has been considered by many specialists to be an epidemic. It is also known as a silent illness, because you can get hepatitis C for many years and not even know that. Studies have also shown that almost a…

Dogs Throwing Up Undigested Food

Dogs throw up at some time or another in their life time. An occasional vomiting is normal and it is a natural way of getting rid of unwanted food or foreign elements. Ingesting unfamiliar or inedible foods and gorging can cause an upset stomach that results in vomiting. Indigestion due to a variety of reasons…

Protein Poisoning Symptoms

There are too many protein poisoning symptoms to list in this short article. Degenerative diseases of all kinds are either directly or indirectly caused by protein poisoning. Let us start with cancer. Cancer is caused, when excess protein in the body, causes an adverse reaction to a toxic substance, resulting in the body losing control…

Eat Well With an Ulcer

Peptic ulcers are often a side effect of having too much stress, smoking, excessive alcohol usage, and even bacteria. Whatever might be the cause-stomach ulcers affect nearly 10% of the population in America. The perception is that bland foods are part of the treatment is not entirely true. Here are a few flavorful recipes that…