Breast Cancer Stages and Survival Rates

Breast cancer is an extremely common type of cancer among women. If you would like to learn more about this sickness, continue reading this article. Throughout the article we will discuss different statistics regarding breast cancer, as well as discuss the different stages and the survival rates of this disease. As said previously, cancer of…

Insomnia: Rozerem and Other Sleep Aids Explained

You’ve likely seen the popular TV ad campaign for Rozerem… the insomnia guy who keeps late-night company with Abe Lincoln, a beaver, and other colorful characters from his dreams? Insomnia is such a common problem (one in three adults report having some type of insomnia) that sleep aids such as Rozerem are more popular than…

What Is The Difference Between Lung Cancer and Lymphoma?

There are two different types of cancer that may affect the lungs: 1. Primary lung cancer is categorized as either small cell, or non-small cell, and usually begins in the lungs before it spreads to other parts of the body. Small cell is commonly associated with heavy smokers, where non-small cell may include other types…

Some Examples Of Outdoor Camping Equipment

It is important to have the right outdoor camping equipment. People put together camping lists, so they are prepared, and have the best time camping. This is a good idea, because if you don’t plan your trip right, you are going to end up miserable and may have to cut your adventure short. This also…

Homemade Remedy for Toenail Fungus

The toenail fungus is known as ‘onychomycosis’ in medical terminology. However, the term describes not only fungal infection but it also includes yeast infections that affect the nail badly. Toenail fungus affects men double as often as compared to women. Treating toenail fungus is quite possible but if only detected and tackled earliest possible. This…

Stop Acute Bronchitis in Its Tracks

There are two basic categories of bronchitis. Acute bronchitis is typically associated with colds and flu like symptoms. While chronic bronchitis may last months or even years, the acute variety typically is limited in duration to no more than a week or two. The symptoms of acute bronchitis include: 1. Tightness in the chest area…

Home Remedies for Toenail Fungus

The most common source of infection related to the toenail is due to fungus, which is clinically ranked in up to twenty percent of all disorders concerning toenails. Medically, such condition is termed onychomycosis. Among the worldwide population of adults, toenail fungus infections are found among six to eight percent. Amid the various types of…

10 Common Health Problems of Pomeranians

Miniaturized decedents of larger Arctic Spitz type breeds, such as American Eskimo Dog and Samoyed, Pomeranians are lively, intelligent, proud and darn cute! Once hard-working dogs, but now considered “lap dogs,” these frisky, little powder puffs are happiest when pampered and kept busy. If not obedience trained or inappropriately treated, they can become excessive barkers…

How to Splint a Calf’s Broken Leg

The other morning I was out checking on my cows and calves when I noticed one of my calves was limping. I took a closer look and found that it was badly swollen on the back right leg. I don’t know if the calf was just playing and broke it or a cow stepped on…

Joint Pain Causes: Osteoarthritis, Sprains and Fractures

Underlying Causes There are many underlying joint pain causes that might bring about different levels of complications. Improper nutrition might not be the primary cause of joint pain but it might contribute immensely to the exacerbation of the problem. The activities that we carry out on a daily basis are often very stressing in nature.…

Bell’s Palsy Symptoms – A Comprehensive Guide

Bell’s Palsy is the paralysis of the facial muscles caused by damage or constriction of the facial nerve (the 7th Cranial nerve) resulting in facial palsy to one side of the face (in 1% of cases this can occur on both sides of the face: Bilateral Bell’s Palsy). Here is a comprehensive list of the…

Guillain-Barre Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Guillain-Barre Syndrome is an inflammatory disorder in which the body’s immune system attacks the nerves, causing severe weakness and numbness and eventually leading to muscular paralysis. While the exact cause is not known, in about 60% of cases, this condition is preceded by an infection either of the lungs or the digestive tract. Respiratory paralysis…

Alimentary Canal Disorders and Syndromes of the Digestive System

Cleft lip is a malformation resulting from failure of the maxillary and median nasal processes to fuse during embryonic development. Cleft palate is a midline fissure of the palate resulting from failure of the two sides to fuse during embryonic development. Physical assessment Perform routing physical assessment. Inspect palate, both visually and by placing fingers…

Tendinitis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Tendinitis is inflammation or irritation of a tendon, which is a thick, fibrous chord that attaches muscles to bone. Common symptoms include pain, tenderness and mild swelling. The pain is usually located near a joint and is aggravated by movement. Depending upon the location, tendinitis produces specific types of pain such as tennis elbow on…