Medical Articles

Can Tonsil Stones Cause a Sore Throat?

There are many different causes of a sore throat. It can be strep throat, a simple nasal drip from a cold, or sore and inflamed tonsils. But if your tonsils are bothering you, it is not necessarily caused by tonsillitis. Something called tonsil stones might be the cause of the sore throat feeling. Tonsil stones…

The Latest From Juvenile Diabetes Research

Health shows are abuzz with alarm over how juvenile diabetes research finds that children who have high blood pressure, a cholesterol problem and weight issues, are very likely to develop Type II diabetes as soon as they enter adulthood. If you are a parent, this should alarm you too. Scientists have been trying to work…

Types of Chronic Complications – Diabetes

The chronic complications of diabetes are typically classified as microvascular, macrovascular, or neuropathic. Microvascular complications result from the thickening of capillary and arteriole basement membranes. Although these changes occur in the small blood vessels throughout the body, they most commonly affect the eyes and kidneys, resulting in retinopathy and nephropathy, respectively. Macrovascular complications of diabetes…

Obesity – A Growing Epidemic

We are all aware of the growing obese epidemic that is presently a serious health problem in many parts of the world. We hear it on the news and we see it all around us in our own lives and of those we know. In the United States alone the problem is growing at an…

Yeast Infection Sores

If you have yeast infection sores from a candida fungal outbreak, chances are that you have the infection for a while. Common places that blisters, lesions and sores can be located include (but are not limited to) the penis, vagina, mouth (thrush), diaper area and skin. It is much easier to treat a yeast infection…

Causes and Treatment of Common Fungus Symptoms

Recurring Common Fungus Symptoms: The Basics and Treatment Certain infections are triggered by the onset of an overgrowth of fungus, such as taking antibiotics and high blood sugar levels. Very often it is difficult to identify a fungus infection. Knowing the symptoms and causes can pinpoint the infection early so you can treat it. A…

Depression, Anxiety and Hypertension Treatment

Dream treatment is ideal for all types of mental illnesses and conditions, and will certainly help you overcome your depression, anxiety and hypertension once you learn how to decipher the hidden messages contained in your own dreams, giving you information about you and the world where you are. Depression is always following you if you…

The Psychology Behind the Fear of Commitment

Fear of commitment refers to the fear of forming long-lasting relationships. The term commitment phobia was first coined in 1987 by Steven Carter in his book, Men Who Can’t Love. Commitment phobia is common in men, but recently, studies show that both men and women have an equal tendency to experience commitment phobia. Commitment phobia…

Depression and Anxiety – What Can Be Done About It?

Many of us have experienced those times in our lives when we’ve felt depressed or anxious. For some these feelings are a daily part of life. For others these feelings may be more common during the holiday season or on special occasions. Life’s many circumstances can lead to long periods of depression. There are many…

Allergies, Insomnia, and Constipation Are the Leading Symptoms of the Exhausted Nervous System

When these electricity bundles or pathways become jangled, clogged, under stimulated or blocked in anyway, the body loses its dynamic and ever changing balance – this balance effects and includes everything especially the nervous system, digestion, and circulatory system muscles and joints. Body pollution accumulates. Allergies are one of the many health imbalances that occur.…

Causes, Symptoms and Care of an Ingrown Fingernail

An ingrown fingernail is a condition where the nail grows into the peripheral nail bed. The peripheral soft tissues or the paronychium gets inflamed and becomes painful due to the inward growth of the nail and leads to pain. The inflammation further leads to hyper granulation of the tissues and this makes the nail bury…