Medical Articles

Osteoporosis In Women

Osteoporosis refers to a condition when the bones in the body become fragile and can end up breaking very easily. If osteoporosis is not treated, it can progress until a bone actually breaks. Usually these fractures occur in the hip, wrist and spine. If a hip gets fractured because of osteoporosis, the person would have…

Shingles Treatments Bordering on the Cure

Is there actually a shingles cure?-not exactly. However, there are treatments that run a close second to being called cures. To understand what shingles is-it is a condition caused by the same virus as chicken pox. When you first contract chicken pox virus it causes chicken pox-the next time this same virus emerges, it is…

Pain Caused by Ill Fitting Bras

It is estimated that well over 70 percent of women wear ill-fitting bras. Not only does this lead to discomfort, it can actually manifest as actual pain over time. Most people view bras as top down support systems. In English, this means they view the support being provided by the straps over the shoulders. In…

Sore Throat Set Off by Acid Reflux

Acid reflux can cause a number of seemingly unconnected other problems, and having a sore throat is just one of them. So how are these two ailments actually connected? In this article we’re going to look at what acid reflux is and how it can cause a sore throat, we’ll have a look at some…

Diabetes – How to Deal With Diabetes

Dealing with diabetes doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to have developed diabetes; dealing with diabetes means that you need to educate yourself in avoiding developing this disease, because to some degree, it can be avoided. You need to arm yourself with knowledge to avoid getting it or to keep it under control if in…

Childhood Obesity: Physical Effects

Obesity can be a problem as early as kindergarten for some children. Children who suffer from obesity will most likely endure a lifelong struggle with physical and emotional consequences. Physical effects of obesity in children include difficulty keeping up with physical activities, problems sleeping, and trouble with breathing. Not only are obese children more often…

Penis Rash and Jock Itch – Just Say No

As medical problems go, the penis rash that results from jock itch is not the worst problem a guy can have. Still, a rash down there is undeniably annoying, irritating and inconvenient, and it’s worth taking steps to avoid. Keeping the crotch hale, hearty and healthy is part and parcel of good penis care. Jock…

Cold Sores – Treatment For Any Kind of Breakout

I’m pretty sure that everyone has developed a cold sore at one point in their lives; today, were going to discuss different cold sores treatment to help you reduce or eliminate these annoying sores all together. Of course, with any course of treatment we need to figure out exactly what is a cold sore, and…

Fish Oil and Psoriasis

Various studies have now proven the direct connection between fish oil and psoriasis. It was seen that fish can help psoriasis sufferers by providing relief from symptoms which can eventually pave the way for treatment. There has been surmounting evidence to prove that there exists a relationship between the two. Numerous studies have been conducted…

Depression – What Have Thinking Styles to Do With It?

Depressed people, perhaps naturally enough, all think in remarkably similar ways. Depression must be beaten for good and understanding these thinking styles and the reason they form a pattern, is the major key to unlocking this puzzle. Depression’s a bit like an engine. It needs fuel if it’s to be ongoing, otherwise it’ll simply peter…