Medical Articles

Chemistry in the Service of Mankind

Chemistry is defined as the science of atoms and molecules as it deals with the composition, structure and properties of matter which can be best described and understood in terms of these basic constituents of matter. Chemistry is the science not of the only about one hundred elements but of the infinite variety of molecules…

Treat Sore Throat – Remedies Right From Your Kitchen

Treating sore throat is not so complicated. There are antibiotics available in drug stores even without the doctor’s prescription. But if the budget is tight, then you can still stick to home remedies that are not only effective but very cheap as well. Most of these natural methods can be easily obtain right from your…

What Foods Should You Avoid When You Have Gastroenteritis?

When you have viral gastroenteritis, which is frequently called a stomach virus or stomach flu, you have a condition in which a virus infects your gastrointestinal tract. The two most prominent symptoms of gastroenteritis are vomiting and diarrhea, so the first question many individuals ask their health care provider is, what do you eat when…

Antidepressants For The Treatment Of Binge Eating

Binge eating is considered an eating disorder when you can not stop yourself from eating a large amount of food in a short amount of time, even when you are not hungry. Most people who have this problem feel very unhappy with themselves after a binging episode, and many binge eaters also suffer from depression.…

African Tea – The Diabetes Killer

In Nigerian’s traditional medicine, a simple tea has shown huge effects in treatment of diabetes (type 2). This tea is created from the the fruits of citrus aurantium, which is the bitter orange, and from the extract of Rauvolfia Vomitoria otherwise known as poison devil’s pepper. Recently this tea was tested with type 2 diabetes…

Causes of Morbid Obesity

How does obesity occur? The reasons are complex. Despite popular opinion, morbid obesity is not purely the result of eating too much. According to recent studies, it has been found that cases of morbid obesity are often rooted in genetic causes. If this holds true in an individual's case, then dieting and exercise will have…

Lighting Categories Defined

What's the point? Lighting is lighting, after all. This brief article is a straightforward attempt to get you to think about lighting from a functional point of view. That is: What is it supposed to accomplish? Start with one room or outside area and think about what the lighting in that area should be like…

Skin Rash Type – Itching To Tell You…

Rashes are usually symptoms of something else, and these rashes come in many types, shapes, and yes, even colors. Well, okay, there’s really basically only red and white. Your skin rash type might be a rash in its simplest form: dry, flakey skin or slightly raised areas of skin with reddening around it. There are…

Cold Sores Treatment

As there is no cure for cold sores (strictly, herpes simplex virus, type 1), treatment serves mainly to moderate the symptoms, which can include mouth blisters, fevers, mouth pain and a sore throat. Creams or ointments which you can buy over-the-counter can be applied to the cold sore and help to soothe the blisters and…