Medical Articles

Causes of Thinning and Balding

Thinning and balding hair is a serious problem these days. It is showing up more and more and is even affecting people at youngger ages and occurs for many different reasons as well. Understanding the cause can help you learn how to treat and even prevent these problems from happening to you. For women thinning…

How to Tell If Your Hair is Thinning

I often have readers with TE (telogen effluvium), CTE (chronic telogen effluvium), and AGA (androgenic alopecia or genetic thinning) who write in and ask me how to tell if this shedding or hair loss is thinning their hair (or if it is growing in thinner.)  After all, often quick, healthy regrowth ensures that you retain…

Homeopathy For Allergies – Not a "Placebo Effect"

As with many alternative therapies, conventional medicine has been hasty to dismiss the beneficial results of homeopathy as "placebo effect" – that is, that relief was psychosomatically induced, much as people experience symptomatic relief from placebos used in clinical studies. However, recent research has shown that homeopathy is effective – and not because of the…

18 Ideas For Connecting With Your Child

Ideas and Activities Foster Understanding "seek first to understand, then to be understood" Finding ways to connect with your child can seem impossible in today's chaotic times. Here are 23 simple ideas to get the conversations flowing between you and your kids. Television. Let your child pick out a TV show for the family to…

Tuscany Lighting – It's Good to Be at Home

Tuscany lighting has soft qualities and it grants a gorgeous appearance to your home at dawn or dusk. You can use it in the morning muted. You can have Tuscany candle holders at night to enhance the joyous moments in the outdoor dinner parties. Tuscany decoration with light can help to set the romantic mood…

What Stuttering Cures Are Available?

Stuttering is a very common issue, with it affecting approximately one per cent of the world’s population and tends to affect more males than females. Despite a lot of research and studies through the years, no cure has yet been found, and suspicions should always be aroused if there are claims contrary to this. Despite…

Speaking in Your Ideal Pitch Range

When individuals judge their voice they are usually commenting on the quality of their pitch. The concept of how pitch is defined can be easily misunderstood. On a technical and scientific level, vocal pitch is described as how the vocal chords vibrate together to create sound. For a non-technical individual, pitch is often perceived as…

What Is Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is a plastic surgery procedure which is done to improve the function or appearance of an individual's nose. Rhinoplasty is commonly referred to as "nose job" and can be performed to meet aesthetic goals or for reconstructive purposes. So where did rhinoplasty first begin? It was a procedure that was first developed by the…

5 Mantras To Insure Business Success

Several years ago my husband married me as I lay in bed terrified my business was going to fail – not from anything I was done, but because none of my clients could pay me. Or had I done something? I had allowed myself to create a business which came from a place of lack.…

World Keratoconus Day 2017

World Keratoconus Day is a chance to raise extra awareness of the disease and this year falls on 10th November. Keratoconus is a disease of the cornea which is progressive but non-inflammatory. Keratoconus is caused by weakening of the collagen fibres which would normally maintain the cornea’s dome-like shape. With this disease the weakened cornea…