Medical Articles

Sore Penis – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Causes – A sore penis may be caused by a number of things that are relatively simple, such as aggressive sexual activity during masturbation or intercourse. Other causes of a sore penis can vary depending on the depth of pain that you are experiencing. The first question that you need to ask yourself should be,…

Psoriasis

So as it turns out, this is another one of those annoying, self esteem breakers. Yes the skin disease Psoriasis. You read that right it is a disease. A rather embarrassing skin disease that has been known to lead to frustration and in some cases deep depression. If you suffer from it don’t feel alone,…

Fungus Prescription Medications – What Works to Cure Fungus?

What medications are commonly prescribed for nail fungus? Sporanox Also known as itraconazole is meant for dermatophytic infections. Only affective a mere 50% of the time, Sporanox has several drug interactions. Some medications which should not be mixed with Sporanox include terfenadine, astemizole and cisapride.  Griseofulvin Known by various names, including Gris-PEG, Grifulvin V and Fulvicin. This medication…

Sinus Pressure – The Allergy Connection

How many times have you heard someone say: “I think I’m coming down with a cold.”? No doubt many times. In fact, most of us have said that or made a similar statement, ourselves. Now a days when someone I know tells me that I usually reply: “Could it be allergies?” Because many of those “colds” are probably…

Menopause – Why Am I So Irritable?

Menopause is described as a condition rather than a disease. It is frequently referred to as a “Woman’s Issue.” Few, if any woman would admit anticipating its onset, although most women are aware of its unavoidable arrival. Beginning between the ages of 40 and 55 years, (and even as early as the 30’s for some…

Guaranteed Cure For Depression and Neurosis

Until today, many people are still suffering from diseases for which the cure has already been discovered but not yet learned by everyone. This is the case of people who suffer from depression and neurosis. The solution for their problems has already been discovered a long time ago by the famed psychologist and psychiatrist Carl…

Computer Phobias

Years ago around the end of January I would develop Chinophobia (fear of snow). Maybe it was because we had 3-5 feet of snow and I was ready for spring. Over the years I have developed “temporary phobias” for a number of good reasons. A phobia is a handy way to get myself out of…

Anxiety

Anxiety is a pernicious little devil; it can hold us back, freeze our creativity and diminish our ability to fight our way out of trouble. Anxiety leads to a ‘vicious cycle’ in which anxiety feeds poor performance which increases anxiety and . . . you get the picture. We all understand that severe problems make…

Insomnia – Causes and Solutions

Many people will experience insomnia in their lives, and there are many reasons for this. First, there are two classifications of insomnia: Primary and Secondary. Primary insomnia is the much simpler of the two, it is not caused by a physical problem. Sometimes it can be as simple as room temperature, or too much noise,…

Solutions for an Ingrown Toenail

An ingrown toenail can be extremely painful and cause significant complications, especially if you have diabetes foot conditions that are a result of poor circulation and blood flow. An ingrown nail causes the corner of the nail to actually grow into the skin, which causes pain and sometimes infection. Commonly affecting the big toe, severe…

Do NOT Ice a Sprained Ankle: Here is Why

Ice is the problem If you have a sprained ankle, you can bet someone has already told you to use ice. People you don’t even know will come up to you, say sorry and shake their head at your misfortune. Then, they’ll try and be helpful and tell you to start icing it right away.…

Effective and Natural Bruise Treatment

There are natural bruise treatments you can undertake to eliminate those nasty bruises. Everyone walking on earth has gotten a bruise at one time or another, if you haven’t you might want to check if your are human. When you feel like a bruise is coming on you can rub it, which works for me,…

How to Treat Duodenal Ulcers?

Treatment for duodenal ulcers has changed drastically over the last couple of decades. Whereas fifty years ago, most patients with duodenal ulcers had to have their abdomens cut open and surgery performed, today most patients are treated by a combination of drugs that reduces the exposure of the stomach lining to acid. Among the most…