Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Narcissistic personality disorder is one among several other types of personality disorder and affects less than 1% of the general population. The term itself was first coined by Heinz Kohut in 1968. It has been scientifically defined as a pervasive pattern of grandiosity, need for admiration, and a lack of empathy. There are five classes…

Symptoms to Look For When Diagnosed With Diabetes

What is diabetes? Diabetes is when the pancreas has the ability to produce or utilize insulin to turn sugar into glucose in the bloodstream. Glucose is a source of fuel for the body. An organ called the pancreas makes insulin. The role of insulin is to move glucose from the bloodstream into muscle, fat, and…

Read About Toenail Fungus Symptoms and Causes

Toenail fungus is a kind of nail infection that results in the thickening as well as the discoloration of nails. According to the records, about 40 millions of people in the US are affected by this condition. Even though it is most common in people above 70 years, toenail fungus may sometimes affect children and…

Tips and Strategies For Coping With a Panic Disorder

Panic attacks are the primary symptom of a panic disorder and are extremely terrifying to the individuals who experience them. A panic attack that comes on suddenly and without warning, is an abnormal reaction of extreme fear and anxiety to a situation that an individual perceives to be threatening when in fact, there is no…

Anti-anxiety Medications

Anyone and I mean anyone who is suffering from an anxiety disorder will just about do anything to make it stop and stop now. Unfortunately there is no magic anti-anxiety potion or pill that will accomplish the immediate relief that you are seeking. Treating anxiety disorders takes time and frequently a lot of work. Do…

The Fit Girl’s Guide to Birth Control

Women are such amazing creatures that it’s downright mind boggling at times. I know what you’re thinking – you and I are both women, so such self-praise sounds a bit excessive. But really, think about it for a minute. Our physical makeup is dramatically different from that of our male counterparts. We have to train…

Complications of Ingrown Toenails

If left untreated, ingrown toenails can lead to serious medical issues.  The biggest concern is, of course, infection.  The swelling that accompanies the infection only adds more pressure to the nail.  Sometimes a spear-shaped splinter will imbed itself in the nail and continue to grow into the skin.  This wedge of nail will need to…

Hints That You Might Be Addicted

No one likes to hear that they have an addiction. Sometimes their use of a substance or process addiction develops so subtly that one doesn’t even recognize what is occurring until consequences set in. There is a powerful line in the song “Slow Fade” by Casting Crowns that claims “People Never Crumble in a Day”.…

Toenail Fungus Cure – 3 Tips to Kill Fungus

Toenail fungus cure is neither complex nor very simple, but it needs some special care, to do away the bacterial and parasitic multiplication under the nail. In fact, toenail fungus infection is not visible outside, but is deteriorating inside under the nail bed. If the early signs of toenail fungus are ignored, you may have…