Precautionary Measures For Hernia

Hernia is an opening in the muscular structure of the wall of the abdomen. The weakness in the wall causes damage to the abdominal wall leading to protrusion through the thin membrane. The bulging contents usually remain in the naturally formed cavity. The contents of protrusion are mainly portions of intestines or abdominal fatty tissue.…

What Are GERD Symptoms?

GERD is short for Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, which is also called acid reflux syndrome. GERD symptoms will be different depending on if you're an adult or child. In this article, we'll talk about some of the more common symptoms that are experienced. Among adults, the most common symptom is heartburn. This is where burning in…

Disc Replacement Surgery – Get it in India

What is an artificial disc replacement? An artificial disc is a device that is implanted into the spine to replace a degenerative disc, whose regular function is to carry weight and allow motion. A disc is the soft cushioning structure between the individual bones of the spine, (called vertebra). Artificial discs are usually made of…

Treat Severe Pain From Shingles

People having Shingles often suffer from severe pain for a prolonged period much before the period the red rashes appear to the time the rashes are finally healed. Some complication of this kind experienced by patients is described as post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN). In such situation shingles pain persists in the affected area from a few…

How to Cure a Sore Throat Instantly

A sore throat is one of those nagging maladies that most of us can’t wait to get rid of as fast as possible. Thankfully, over the course of time, herbal practitioners have perfected a handful of tried-and-tested natural remedies that can bring immediate relief. A sore throat is often accompanied by flu-like symptoms such as…

Metabolic Syndrome Unleashes Cardiovascular Diseases

The story of Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular diseases. In the Beginning, it was only weight gain, which soon turned into Obesity. And it was predominat in the abdomen. There was no problem felt. Life was all fun with rich food, drinks and associated life styles. Insulin Resistance (Pre-diabetic condition) and increase in blood pressure had…

Strep Throat Affects All Ages

Strep throat is a very common illness that occurs in all humans of all ages most often in the winter months. It is an infection of the pharynx and possibly the larynx and the tonsils. It is a form of group A streptococcal infections. Group A streptococcal infections cause such illnesses as pneumonia, tonsillitis, arthritis,…

Diabetic Diets – What to Eat and What to Avoid

When a person has diabetes, their body does not produce enough insulin to manage the blood sugar levels within the body. This means that a person will have to resort to other measures for controlling their blood sugar levels by following a diabetic diet accompanied with regular exercise. Other ways to ease the complications of…

The Medical Uses of Belladonna

Belladonna is a very poisonous plant species. A common name for Belladonna is deadly nightshade. The plant species is distributed throughout Europe, West Asia, North America and North Africa. Plants grow to 1.5 m (5 ft) tall with 18 cm (7 in) long. The plant grows berries which are extremely poisonous. The berries are attractive…

Scabies Rash on Pets

Pets become infested with a different kind of scabies mite. If your pet is infested with scabies, (also called sarcoptic mange for dogs) and they have close contact with you, the mite can get under your skin and cause itching and skin irritation. However, the mite dies in a couple of days and does not…

Causes Of Dog Health Problems Bloody Stool Issues

Melena is the number one cause of dog health problems bloody stool issues. Melena and hematochezia cause the dog to have bloody stool. Melena is blood that the dog digested, and looks dark in color. Hematochezia is considered fresh blood in the stool and is considered minor compared to melena. Many health reasons result in…