Medical Articles

Menopause and Insomnia

Losing sleep during the critical years of a woman’s middle age can be frustrating, not to mention inconvenient. Menopause insomnia, in fact, is inescapable, and a symptom of the slowing down of a woman’s reproductive system. Menopause insomnia is caused by many factors, but it can be treated or made milder with the proper medication,…

Insomnia Sleep Disorder – What Causes Insomnia

The inability to sleep soundly for the duration normally required by the body is called insomnia. The disorder has many causes, and it may be transient or persistent, if it lasts more than a few days. Women are more susceptible perhaps because they undergo hormonal changes more intensively and frequently than men. Insomnia may be…

Onychomycosis – What is Onychomycosis Infection?

Onychomycosis, also known as nail fungus, is one of the more common infections. It is common enough to say that almost anybody had Onychomycosis infection before. The way we use our hands and feet and how we take care of them can mean the difference between having fungal infection or not. Onychomycosis can not easily…

Nail Polish – Nail Fungus Treatment?

Nail polish is a cosmetic product that is one of the leading in sales. Most women, I bet 99%, will have some polish on their finger and toe nails. This may be just for the purpose of making an attractive dressing or to conceal an ugly nail that is affected by fungus. There are various…

I Have Arthritis In My Ankle… What Can I Do?

Ankle arthritis is one of the most common problems seen in a rheumatology office. While it is a relatively small joint complex, it is subjected to a great deal of stress because of the weight-bearing required with standing and walking. Throw in the need to make forward and backward movements as well as side to…

Sciatica – Causes and Treatment Methods

Sciatica is a condition involving pain down the sciatic nerve– the largest peripheral nerve in the body.  Although sciatica is more common in the older population, it can also affect younger people as well.  It is characterized by a sharp, focal pain in the lower buttock, very close to the part of the pelvic bone that…

What is Distal Esophageal Cancer?

Esophageal adenocarcinoma is one of the common types of cancers that is developed in the lower part or distal of the esophagus that it is also known as distal esophageal cancer or carcinoma. Normally the cancer starts in the glands which are situated along the esophagus junction and stomach and this kind of cancer is…

Natural Remedies For Symptoms of Cervical Dysplasia

Cervical Dysplasia is nothing but abnormal growth of cells on the inner lining of the cervix, which is the opening to the uterus. It is commonly found in teenagers and young women who are sexually active. This condition can be fatal, as the symptoms appear rarely and this increases the risk of this disease being…

Peptic ulcer disease & H. Pylori

Peptic Ulcer Disease and H. pylori are interrelated. H. pylori, also known as Helicobacter pylori, a bacterium present in the stomach of many people, is the major cause behind peptic ulcer disease. A peptic ulcer is an open infection on the lining of the stomach or the duodenum. Causes of Peptic Ulcer As mentioned earlier,…

Colon Cancer and Colon Cancer Symptoms

Cancer of the colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in America. There are certain signs and manifestations that most patients feel when they have advanced stage of cancer of the colon such as a substantial change in the bowel activity, regular constipation, flatulence, rectal bleeding, severe stomach pain and lethargy. Cancer…

Menopausal Disorder Information

In one aspect, the present invention is directed to methods for treating fatigue, neurobehavioral slowing and other cognitive disorders and defects due to cancers and treatments associated with cancers, and similar conditions. In a further aspect, the present invention is directed to methods for treating disorders related to menopause, including executive function defects. The methods…