Medical Articles

Is Anxiety Holding You Back From Achieving True Happiness?

So what is GAD? GAD is a feeling of apprehension and fear characterized by physical symptoms such as heart palpitations, sweating, and feeling out of control, stressed and overwhelmed. Anxiety disorders are serious medical illnesses that affect many people in South Africa in particular due to increasing stress at work, conflict at home and trauma…

We Really Do Need Our Beauty Sleep After All

Eat right, get enough exercise, get the right beauty products, take the right vitamins and your health your weight and your appearance will be what you want them to be. That sums up the common wisdom on this subject. However, this formula leaves a very important piece of the good health puzzle. Believe it or…

How Magnetic Locks Work and Their Benefits

Magnetic locks are among the most basic devices that are used by locksmiths when doing their job. If you aspire to become a technician in this field, then it is important to find out how it works, what it does, and the many benefits you can enjoy with its use. Various Components of Magnetic Locks…

Nail Care System – 12 Tips

Finding a quality nail care system is very important! Why? When it comes to making a good impression, well kept fingernails rank highly. Poorly kept nails are almost immediately noticed and can greatly impact a person's image and the all important first assessment when meeting someone for the first time. Use these 12 care tips…

Good and Bad Foods for Stomach Ulcers

Not all foods are good for the stomach. When the stomach is suffering from ulcers, it is but wise to know what are the good and bad foods for stomach ulcers. Ulcers are sores in the lining of the digestive tract. Types of ulcers are identified where they occur. Doudenal ulcers are ulcers in the…

How to Naturally Treat Diarrhea in Dogs

It's important to know that diarrhea is not an illness but a symptom of any number of problems that are interrupting the function of the large intestine.It is also important to identify the cause as trying to just suppress this symptom will only bring about short lived, temporary relief which may cause long term health…

Turritopsis Nutricula – A Living Fountain of Youth

According to an account written by Gonzalo Fern├índez de Oviedo in Historia General y Natural de las Indias (1535) Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon (1474-1521), the first governor of Puerto Rico (then called Boriquien) attempted to discover the fountain of youth, a mystical spring that restored youth to everyone who drank of its waters.…

Can Oral Thrush Be Contagious?

An oral yeast infection is also called mouth thrush or oral thrush and is very uncomfortable to live with, as well as being unpleasantly and unsightly. It is possible for this sort of yeast infection to also spread itself to the throat and the lips. Put simply, yeast infections are caused by an excess growth…

Liver Damage From Alcohol – Can It Be Reversed?

The liver is a vital organ and processes the chemicals we put in our bodies. Your liver can take damage from the excess drinking of alcohol. The question is – can this damage be reversed? For you to be healthy, your liver has to be functioning properly. The liver performances critical functions such as taking…

How to Handle Mouth Ulcers

Recurrent mouth ulcers are a source of worry for many people worldwide. It is an apparently simple condition that causes much more pain than is expected. Because of its relative commonness in some societies, it has gotten itself a variety of names such as canker sore, aphthous stomatitis or aphthous ulcer. Commonly, mouth ulcer, canker…