The DIY Alcoholism Treatment Program

There’s no better place for a bad time than home, and take it from me that treating alcoholism is a real rough ride. Alcohol withdrawals are as severe as was the urge and habit of the patient. Yes patient. A person who has given up being an alcoholic will become as weak and helpless as…

Diaper Rash: Common Causes and At-Home Treatment

What is Diaper Rash or Nappy Rash? Diaper rash is a generic term applied to skin irritation that develops in the diaper-covered area that is caused by various disorders and irritants. It causes the baby's skin to become sore, red, scaly, and tender. In bad cases, the rash can cause pimples, blisters and sores on…

Cold Sores – Cold Sore Treatments

Cold sore treatments are wide and varied. In fact there are so many cold sore treatments it is hard to know where to turn to when you feel a cold sore coming on. Also as well for a lot of people these days, natural treatments are high on the agenda, as putting chemicals and such…

A Few Ways You Can Get Food Poisoning

Do you know how you can get food poisoning? It is when you don’t cook meat it all the way through or when you don’t wash you hands good or at all. It can happen when the meat is not good or if it is not cooled down enough and if you use the same…

Psoriasis, Sex and Beauty – A Different View of Psoriasis

There are different ways of looking at psoriasis, sex and beauty. A 2007 study was published in the journal Dermatology. Almost half of people who have psoriasis, experience problems with sexual desire and/or ability. Time to make lemonade out of lemons. It’s natural to feel unattractive when you have psoriasis. Don’t be critical and judgmental…

How Severe Toe Nail Fungus Happens

Anyone would cringe at the thought of a severe toe nail fungus. When left untreated, it can cause extreme pain on the foot. When in its advanced stages is unsightly, too. Not many people would want to be near you if you have it. You should therefore, prefer to avoid it if you can. Here's…

Facts About Wheat Allergies

Many people complain about suffering from allergies. Food allergies seem to be an ever increasing health problem. The fact about food allergies is that many are not true allergies but simply the intolerance to a certain type of food. In recent years often people complain about wheat allergy. The truth about wheat allergies is that…

Stop Being Irritable – Some Simple Steps to Take

Getting on everyone's nerves around you and having everyone get on yours can be quite a pain. Soon you end up losing friends and family members start steering clear of you. Learning to stop being irritable can be quite an exercise in self-discipline. Learn to accept: Most often, we do not like situations around us.…

Can Thyroid Dysfunction Affect Obesity?

Our human body is controlled by a series of hormonal functions. N fact it can also be said that hormones are the key to maintain a vital balance of the human body. They are produced in a very minimal quantity. Any kind of disturbance to it almost halts or misguides the bodily mechanisms. They are…

Mood Disorders – Depression

The study results conclude that mood disorder and depression are two Faces of the same coin. We can call depression as a symptom of mood disorder. Feeling of hopelessness, apathy and low energy are indications of depression. Mood disorder is also characterized by failures and rejections in ones life. It is both a psychotic and…

Fears and Phobias Defined

Phobias are the most common psychiatric illness among women of all ages, and the second most common illness among men older than 25. Phobias are thought to be caused by a combination of biological factors and life events, much in the way other disorders (such as diabetes or heart disease) are influenced by a person's…

Anxiety – Where Does It Come From?

Anxiety in adult life originates in the early stages of our development. It re-surfaces when long-term personal and / or organisational structures begin to disintegrate into unfamiliar forms, and the painstakingly constructed defence systems of the personality appear to be in danger of being swept away. The root cause of this feeling is not difficult…

Insomnia – What Causes Insomnia And How Can I Treat It?

Insomnia in itself is not a disease. It is symptom of sleeplessness. Not getting proper sleep, not getting sleep immediately after retiring to bed, getting sleep but for shorter periods only, and unable to fall asleep after interruption are some of the symptoms of Insomnia. Insomnia is divided in three main categories depending on duration…

Ingrown Nails Got You Hanging?

If you have an ingrown toenail, you can relate when I say the pain and discomfort is beyond aggravating. Trying to find comfortable shoes is sometime impossible. But what do you do about an ingrown toenail? Do you try to cut it out with a toenail clipper? Will it be there forever? Some people are…