Medical Articles

Red Bumpy Rash – What is My Diagnosis?

What Can This Red Bumpy Rash Be? It can be disturbing to wake up and find yourself with red spots that itch on your body. Often the first thing you think of doing is going online to check out the pictures. Unfortunately, many rashes look similar. Even my dermatologist told me last summer that my skin…

Non Melanomatous Skin Cancer in Ireland

Skin cancer can be divided into two main groups: Malignant melanoma and Non-melanoma skin cancer. Malignant melanoma Malignant melanoma is the rarest, but most serious form. It affects the pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) found in the skin and can appear as a new mole, or arise from an existing mole on the skin. Malignant melanoma has…

A Penicillin Allergy

Many years ago, it was found common that people dying with infections because of penicillin had not been discovered yet and used by many doctors for their patients. Once this miracle drug was perfected for use by the medical professionals, people lived much longer on average. Most people have taken this medicine at some point…

Depression Management – Depression Symptoms

Whilst managing depression, it helps to understand it. In this article lets talk about symptoms. I have heard people with depression say that they can ‘feel it coming on.’ I would have to concur. You can almost feel it approaching like animals can sense an oncoming rare eclipse before they suddenly disappear. What are the…

Fear of Parasites – Not a Common Phobia

Many individuals out there have a fear. Right now, can you think about the fear you have? Did you just say you have fear of parasites? Did you know that this is a “rare disease” that was recorded by the Office of Rare Diseases? This means that this phobia affects no more than two hundred…

Anxiety and Sleeplessness

Anxiety sleeplessness is a very stressful kind of unhealthiness. Too many people suffer from anxiety induced sleeplessness. Sufferers that deal with this problem have a more than difficult time falling asleep, largely as a result of the constant ongoing mental chatter. Things like fears and phobias, or stressful worries, such as those that are work…

Insomnia Solution – Simple Insomnia Solutions

Insomnia is a problem for many people but there are simple insomnia solutions that can help you fall asleep. The atmosphere in your bedroom should be relaxing. It’s better not to do work activities in the bedroom. TVs can also be disrupting to your sleep so only turn it on to watch things like ocean…

Which Nail Fungus Remover is the Best

Fungal infections in the toenails are called as Onychomycosis. These infections are more common in men than women, in diabetics, those with a suppressed immune system. In recent years more and more people are falling prey to the vagaries of fungal nail infections. This can be attributed to increasingly higher contact with fungus which is…

Is Heat Or Cold Better For a Sprained Wrist?

There is an ongoing debate about whether heat or cold is better for injury like a sprained wrist.  It’s usually the same debate, and doesn’t go very deeply into how the body works and how hot or cold affects body mechanics.  But the unchanging fact is that Injury kicks in an inflammatory response, and heat…

How to Properly Treat Bruises

How you might avoid bruises or can you? You will never be bruise-proof, unless you wrap yourself in cotton and never move. You can lessen the likelihood of any large bruises and shrink and heal the bruises you’ll occasionally get.  Apply an ice pack to treat any injury that might lead to a bruise such…