Diabetes Control And Over The Counter Supplements

I have been a pharmacist for 21 years and certified in diabetes management and I will tell you the issue of supplementation is very controversial and can be misleading to patients. I have encountered diabetics in deep trouble where their fasting blood sugar shot up to 300 and above because they dropped their medications because…

Can Ovarian Cysts Rupture?

Although ovarian cysts will develop without any symptoms and recede without any medical intervention in many women, there are potential and serious complications associated with this condition. These include ovarian cysts rupture, torsion or pressure on nearby organs. Ruptured ovarian cysts, apart from being painful may lead to other serious complications like twisting the ovary,…

Obesity Fact – 3 Causes Of Obesity

How many causes of obesity you know? If you are the one who over-weight and trying to lose weight, then you should learn the causes of obesity so that you can be aware of it. Unhealthy eating combined with sustained lack of activity causes obesity. If food gives you more calories than you burn, your…

Skin Rash – A Chinese Herbal Prescription

Skin rash is a common term used in Chinese medicine for acne, eczema and so on. It is considered a symptom only. Some cases last a few days but many will last for years. You'll never get to the roots if you use ointments or other skin applications. You must understand the characteristics of this…

Sores on Vagina From Yeast Infection

There are many symptoms of the yeast infection and sores on vagina from yeast infection is one of the symptoms that come from yeast infections. Just as it may sound, sores on vagina from yeast infection does hurt, but there are ways to treat this yeast infection so it should not worry you. If you…

What Is Allergy? Why Does Allergy Cause Asthma?

Asthma is a condition when the airways are inflamed leading to construction of the air passage. It is usually a chronic disease, and comes with acute exacerbation when being exposed to triggering factors. Asthma generally affects people of all ages. It presents with wheezing and shortness of breadth accompanied by coughing. Asthma has a very…

How Does Reiki Help Anxiety And Depression?

How does Reiki help anxiety and depression? Scientifically speaking, we cannot explain this, just as we cannot explain how prayer works. In fact, we cannot explain why prescription drugs relieve the symptoms of anxiety and depression. We cannot explain why some people suffer nearly constantly from both, while others never do. But, as with many…

Strong Bones Need Calcium

Scientific studies show that Americans are deficient in Calcium, an important bone building mineral. What are the effects of calcium deficiency? Are you at risk? You’ve probably heard that calcium is important for your bone and in treating/preventing osteoporosis. Majority of women don’t take in enough calcium to improve bone health. Infact, studies show that…