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Quick Ways to Relieve Ingrown Toenail Pain

Your feet take a pounding every day. With every step you take, they bear the weight of your whole body. Yet people are often shy about problems they have with their feet and toes. I see it all the time in my practice. For whatever reason, people think they should be embarrassed by their feet.…

Differentiating Between the Types of Toenail Fungus

The most prevalent variety of toenail fungal infection is the distal subungual onychomycosis. In layman’s terms, this is merely the fungal infection that starts from the skin underneath the nail. Early signs of these types of toenail fungus infections include the abnormal staining of the nail into a milky white or pale yellow shade, as…

How Long Does It Take to Recover From Sprains?

Sprain rehabilitation time is a huge issue concerning nearly all pro athletes nowadays, specifically those who take up sporting activities that need extension of a certain joint (for instance baseball with constant use of the arms). The healing time usually differs from one individual to another, this is why it frightens people to accidentally sprain…

Help For Easy Bruising

Are you the kind of person who can bump a corner of the coffee table and know that you’ll have a whopper of a bruise tomorrow? Are you afraid of your neighbor’s dog jumping on you because you’ll have to marks to show for it? Do you frequently sport some big bruises and don’t know where they…

Interesting Facts About Peptic Ulcers

The peptic ulcer damages the lining of either the stomach or the duodenum.The symptoms of indigestion caused by peptic ulcers may harm a person by a severe pain.They can be treated with medicines, but without treatment serious complications may appear.There are two kinds of peptic ulcers: one is gastric and the other one is duodenal…

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) – Causes of PMS

As we mentioned in previous article, Premenstrual syndrome effects over 70% to 90% of women before menopause in the US and less for women in Southeast Asia because of their difference in living style and social structure. The occurrence of premenstrual syndrome (PMS) have more than doubled over the past 50 years due to the…

Causes, Symptoms and Treatments for Penile Thrush

Women seem to get all of the attention when it comes to thrush also known as Yeast Infection or Candida Albicans. It’s a very unpleasant disease for men to suffer from too and it’s extremely common. Do you think that you have thrush? Maybe you woke up this morning and to your surprise it burned…

Hepatitis Transmission and Swimming Pools

On a blistering hot summer day, most people don’t think twice about jumping into a pool for a refreshing swim to cool off. Whether it’s a community pool, a neighbor’s, or even the one in your very own backyard, swimming pools harbor some health hazards you should be aware of, especially if you already suffer…

Cirrhosis of the Liver – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Cirrhosis is a slowly progressing disease in which healthy liver tissue is replaced with scar tissue, eventually preventing the liver from functioning properly. The scar tissue blocks the flow of blood through the liver and slows the processing of nutrients, hormones, drugs, and naturally produced toxins. It also slows the production of proteins and other…

The Key To Dissolving Prostate Stones

It is common for men to have small calcifications in their prostate. Prostate stones are calcified protein particles that are called corpora amylacea. As men age, it is common for them to experience a swelling of the prostate (BPH) or benign prostatic hyperplasia. This inflammation and swelling can cause secretions from the prostate to actually…

How Food Poisoning Can Be Treated At Urgent Care Center?

Food poisoning is mainly caused by eating contaminated food which has bacteria. There are various types of food poisoning. Bacterial food poisoning is frequently caused due to bacteria in the food. Salmonella is one of the most commonly found bacteria in eggs and chicken. Toxic food poisoning for example botulism is caused by bacteria present…

Heartburn or Stomach Ulcer – Some Key Differences

Stomach ulcers and heartburn are two common conditions frequently experienced by people all over the world. However, many people mistake these two uncomfortable conditions when they are actually quite different. One of the primary differences is that stomach ulcers are primarily caused by the H pylori bacteria. This bacteria makes its home in the lining…