Medical Articles

Liver Failure – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Liver failure occurs when a major part of the liver has been damaged and it is no longer able to function. This condition may be either acute or chronic. Acute liver failure is usually caused by Hepatitis A, B and C, drug toxicity and food poisoning. Chronic liver failure is caused by Hepatitis B and…

Bloody Urine in Dogs – Canine UTI

What to Watch For If you notice blood in your dog's urine, you should also watch to see if they are training when the urinate, if they are having trouble or pain when urinating, if they are going more often (with probability smaller volume), or if they have abdominal pain. It is a good idea…

Vegetarian Cooking – Three Basics

For any of the many reasons people choose to eat vegetarian food – religion, politics, finances, or health – one thing in common is that everyone everyone feeds that tastes delicious and provides good nutrition. There are some basic techniques to vegetarian cooking which will accomplish that. There is a range of vegetarianism. From the…

Toothpaste and Mouth Ulcers – Is There a Link?

Mouth ulcers and other common mouth conditions Nearly everyone will remember suffering from a mouth ulcer at some point in their lives, while around 20% of people experience recurrent mouth ulcers. These have often been linked with anxiety, eating sharp foods which damage the tissue of the mouth and women's hormonal changes. Certain foods have…

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a complex condition in which tumor formation in the pancreas or in the duodenum causes excessive production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach, leading to peptic ulcers. Common symptoms include heart burn, burning and pain in the stomach, nausea, vomiting, loose motions, bleeding in the stools and weight loss. The Ayurvedic treatment…

Medical Marijuana – How It Can Help You

Medical marijuana is legal in several states and can provide benefits for people with a wide variety of medical issues. A doctor can prescribe cannabis (the medical name for marijuana) for different conditions. Most commonly, cannabis is prescribed for the relief of extreme pain. It can also increase appetite in chemotherapy patients who struggle with…

Wellness From the Inside Out

I attended an event to listen to an individual speak who has been a medical doctor for over 55 years. He spoke about oxidative stress, free radicals and their impact on chronic disease and illness. He was a funny man with a passion for wellness. However, it was clear that his real passion is helping…

Treatment For Swollen Ankles

Many people nowdays seek an effective treatment for swollen ankles. Most sufferers of this condition suffer from it due to an accumulation of fluid in these ankles. This condition appears to be most common in older people and pregnant women, although it is by no means exclusive to those sorts of people. Other people can…

Heart Diseases Part II – Types of Heart Diseases

The heart is a four chambered, hollow muscle and double acting pump that is located in the chest between the lungs. Heart diseases caused by high blood pressure contributions to hardening of the arteries. High levels of bad cholesterol (LDL) build up in the arteries as a result of uncontrolled diet with high levels of…

A List of Heart Diseases and Their Descriptions

While looking at a list of heart diseases often causes some confusion at first glance because of the medical terms used, the knowledge may be helpful when we and our love ones are affected by a particular heart disease. Knowing before hand the nature of the different types of heart diseases could assist us when…