Top 10 Most Alkaline Foods For Your Diet

Acids are mostly used for home cleaning and certainly your stomach is not your kitchen sink. The modern diet, which is greatly influenced by today’s hyped up media and enslaving consumerism, is very acidic. Has there been any ad on TV, in magazines or on the internet that encourages buying vegetables and fruits? No, because…

Do Diuretics Cause Diabetes?

Diuretics are often prescribed for eliminating excess fluid as a means to lower blood pressure – they are also used to reduce the swelling in hands and feet (edema). There are two things wrong with that. 1. Dehydration is very dangerous, and chemical diuretics flush out more fluid than you can afford to lose. 2.…

Causes of Tachycardia

When a person suffers from tachycardia, it means that he or she has accelerated heart rate, which is considered abnormal. This is serious condition and should not be ignored as it can be fatal. In a person suffering from this condition, the heart rate increases suddenly and this causes the heart to overwork. This, in…

Heart Disease: Know the Facts

Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in America. The definition of heart disease is any medical condition of the heart and blood vessels. This disease is prevalent in developed countries mostly due to environmental factors, but the great news is there is much that can be done to prevent…

The Best Of Bronchitis Treatment

Bronchitis is a type of inflammation that causes coughing, wheezing and possibly fever. It hits about 5 percent of adults every year. Over 90% of all acute bronchitis infections are caused by a virus not bacteria. The virus is similar as those that cause the common cold and influenza. For bronchitis treatment, the doctor will…

Oncocytoma – A Kidney Tumor

Oncocytomas are a kind of benign kidney tumor that at times could develop relatively large. As with renal adenomas, it at times can be hard to tell them apart from kidney cancers. Since oncocytomas do not usually extend to other organs, removing the kidney can frequently generate a cure. Oncocytoma initially explained by Zippel in…

Flu – Get The Facts, Skip The Myths!

This is the time of year when I may see several patients with symptoms of what they call "a touch of the flu" – a little sneezing, perhaps some coughing, maybe a sore throat, some chest congestion, tired, headachey, maybe even a little queasy stomach with some diarrhea. More often than not, however, they just…

How and Where to Buy Beta Sitosterol

Due to the increased demand of this incredibly versatile and highly effective product, many people want to know where to buy beta sitosterol. This plant based steroid alcohol or phytosterol occurs naturally in several nuts and plants. Foods such as pecans, pumpkin seeds and avocadoes contain this nutrient in reasonable quantities. The benefits of this…

Yoga Helps to Ease Flu and Cold Symptoms

The common cold and flu are both viral disease that are contagious and very frequently affects a large number of people every year. Although they are not serious health concern, but prove to be very exhausting and annoying. The most common symptoms of both are cough, sore and itchy throat, nasal congestion and sneezing. Flu…

Forearm Splints-Stretches and Exercises

Forearm splints-stretches and exercises Forearm splints are similar to shin splints. They are a slow healing and painful condition in the forearms that occur mostly in gymnasts and weightlifters. Do you have sharp progressive pain in your forearms that is mild in the beginning and becomes severe as the shin progress? Don’t worry, by doing…

Hip Arthritis Symptoms – How Can I Tell If I Have This Disease

When an individual suffers from hip arthritis, she or he will, under most circumstances, have a condition known as osteoarthritis which a particularly common form of arthritis, and which is often sometimes called wear-and-tear arthritis and even degenerative joint illness. This form of hip arthritis is distinguished by steady damage to the cartilage of an…

8 Injuries That Can Cause Limping in Dogs

Canine limping is a very common thing and the peculiar thing is that it is not only due to old age that this problem is caused. There are hosts of other medical reasons like trauma to subtle chronic conditions. Even a slight leg limp can be signs that your pooch is suffering from a life…

Hip Fractures and the Elderly

Hip fractures and the elderly go together. Unfortunately, if you are over the age of 65, you have a 50% chance of suffering a hip fracture in your lifetime. Then, if you are female, your are even more likely to become the victim of such a debilitating health concern. Although the fracture can pretty much…