Medical Articles

Skin Allergy Definition, Causes and Symptoms

What is a skin allergy? A skin allergy is a reaction caused by a substance that comes in contact with the skin, thus a skin allergy. Some types of contact skin allergies are dermatitis, eczema and hives. Contact dermatitis develops when the skin comes in contact with something that a person is allergic to. A…

Flu Shots, Pneumonia Shots, and Diabetes

We all know what the flu is like: upset stomach, fever, and general misery. But now we are able to prevent many types of influenza. We can even immunize against pneumonia. These precedences will lower your chance of getting sick this year. Of course, maintaining a healthy dose of common sense is also important: wear…

Lobster at Home – Part I – Cooking

If you go to a good seafood restaurant these days you can count on shelling out – no pun intended – a substantial amount of money for a boiled or steamed lobster. Order it baked stuffed and you can add even MORE onto the tab. Lobsters cooked at home are such a better deal; why…

Athetoid Cerebral Palsy – Symptoms, Causes and Cost

Before you get into the details of Athetoid cerebral palsy, it is very important for you to understand what it means. This term refers to neurological disorders that affect the child before or right after the birth. The effects can also take place within the kids aging from 1-5 years. It affects the body movements…

Small Business Inertia – Analysis Paralysis

It is good to do your analysis properly. But there is a downside to the analysis process that is lurking in the background. This is commonly referred to as the paralysis of analysis. The term "analysis paralysis" refers to a situation where the effort put into analyzing a particular aspect of your business exceeds the…

Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 and 2 – Who Suffers?

Diabetes mellitus affects people of all age group. most times, the type that affects children and young adults is different from the one that affects middle and old aged. A better understanding of each type and which age group is vulnerable can help to understand the disorder better. Type 1 diabetes mellitus is also known…

Treatment For Nail Fungus – How Can You Get Infected?

Nail fungus infection affects millions worldwide, making it one of the easiest form of infection to contract. Because of this, there are also tons of guides, remedies and treatments being recommended online for the treatment of nail fungus infection. Finding the right treatment is important but the first step you should take in treating this…

Food Allergies and Candida

I can remember a time when the only food allergy that I heard about was peanuts. Maybe this was not reality but I just don’t remember people being allergic to so many different types of food. Today I hear about every kind of allergy imaginable. Allergies to fruits, wheat, corn, soy, eggs, chocolate, dairy, tree…