Medical Articles

Is Stress Such a Big Thing (Part Two)?

While it is often tempting to look at mental and physical stress as an ailment only of modern civilization it is a dangerous misconception. Stress has been essential to the human condition since the beginning of time and is a very important part of continued human survival. It is an active force that assists us…

Gynecological Surgeries and Reproduction

Experiencing gynecological problems is not an easy phase to go through. It is even tougher when surgery might be required as it can often carry a whole other set of decision making issues. When a woman is experiencing a medical problem that requires surgery, it usually ends with the dilemma of "should I have surgery…

Colon Cancer – Symptoms & Treatments

Colon cancer is cancer that starts in the large intestine or the rectum. The colon makes up the longest part of the large intestine, which is a tube-like organ connected to the small intestine at one end and the anus at the other. The colon removes water and some nutrients and electrolytes from partially digested…

Multi-Tasking: De-Bunking The Myth

All of us have tried to do two things at the same time. It could be driving a car and talking on a cell phone, engaging in a conversation while working on the computer, or reading and simultaniously listening to music. Some of us even pride ourselves on how refined our skills have become at…

Mission Impossible (Or Highly Improbable)

A cautionary note: when it comes to what’s possible or impossible; plausible or implausible; probable or improbable, majority doesn’t rule. This isn’t a democracy. If a billion people believe nonsense, it’s still nonsense. This however is in contrast to what has been proven beyond a reasonable scientific doubt. If a billion people continue to disbelieve…

How to Cure White Tongue with Home Remedies

The presence of a white tongue coating is a common problem that can have a variety of causes. Generally, the occasional white tongue, especially when the whole tongue is white (not white in spots or patches), is due to minor inflammation of papillae, the tiny bumps that coat your tongue. These can, like skin cells,…

E. Coli, Botulism, and Salmonella

When we eat out at restaurants, we expect for the food we are served to have been stored properly, handled safely, cleaned adequately, and cooked thoroughly. When we purchase goods at the grocery store, again we expect for it to have been processed, packaged, and stored safely. Unfortunately, however, sometimes the reality of the situation…

Lymphadenitis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Lymphadenitis means inflammation in the lymph nodes. This can be generalized or localized. This condition usually points to some infection or inflammation. A common example of this is tonsillitis, where the tonsil glands are swollen and inflamed, usually due to repeated infections involving the throat. Generalized swelling of the lymph glands may point to more…

Is Your Heart Committed? Is His?

Women, in particular, are looking for commitment. Hollywood, the media, and dating websites all focus on getting a marriage proposal. The art of seduction pre-dates expert Cleopatra. Dozens of books have been written about getting an unavailable man to say, "I do." For six years, Carrie Bradshaw of "Sex in the City" tried to get…

The medicinal uses of paw- paw (carica papaya)

paw-paw is one of the greatest gifts of God to humanity. Everything about paw-paw is useful, from the root to the leaves are all medicinal. Even the seeds of paw-paw are naturally worm expeller. Unripe paw-paw contains milky juice a protein digesting enzyme called pepsin.learn more Click Here! Paw-paw also is known to have another…