Medical Articles

Gentian Violet For Infant Thrush – Is it Safe?

Infant oral thrush can be difficult and frustrating to treat. Babies’ undeveloped immune systems, combined with the frequent consumption of sugar-rich breast milk or formula, can cause infant yeast to be a persistent and chronic problem without the proper treatment. In baby, infant thrush may cause symptoms such as white patches on the baby’s cheeks…

Drug Induced Hepatitis Symptoms

Drug induced hepatitis causes potentially irreversible liver damage. It can lead to cirrhosis, liver failure, and liver cancer. If you suffer from this disease it is important you put a stop to it and reverse any damage your liver may already have. But how do you know you have drug induced hepatitis? Let us explore…

Treating Kidney Stones – Prevention Methods

Effectively treating kidney stones involves correctly identifying the type of the problem and prescribing the correct remedy for them. Here are the four types of kidney stones and tips for preventing their formation. Calcium stones are the most common type of this problem; these are composed of calcium compounds, mainly calcium oxalate, although calcium phosphate…

Swollen Glands, Purging and Your Bulimia

Often when a bulimia sufferer is on the path of recovery, the most distressing sight to witness is the swollen face. Especially when working on bulimia recovery with a resolve to stop vomiting, noticing the swollen glands brings the sufferer back to throwing up in an attempt to bring the swollen neck glands back down.…

Holiday Food Poisoning and Your Rights

The Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992 apply to all package holidays and they make the tour operator or holiday provider responsible for all services which are provided as part of a package holiday including: If you suffer food poisoning or any other type of holiday illness on holiday which was not…

Acid Reflux Diet

Acid Reflux, or heartburn, is created by a simple imbalance of chemical make-up in the body and affects not only adults but also infants and children. This makes it necessary for everyone to be aware of its symptoms and how it can be prevented. Research has shown that specific food can trigger Acid Reflux. i.e.…

Eliminate H Pylori and Ulcers Naturally

If you have an ulcer and you have tested negative for H. Pylori then your sore is almost certainly due to something else and you should look into methods of healing the ulcer by reducing inflammation and providing a means to promote healing through appropriate nutrition and acid reduction. If you’ve been diagnosed with an…

Heart Disease Can Be Controlled

There are conflicting theories about the causes of heart disease with no clear answers to protect the heart completely. The most recognized causes are linked to cholesterol in the diet, lack of exercise and smoking. While each of these causes of heart disease are documented and preached by the medical community, conflicting views claim that…