Medical Articles

How to Cure Insomnia Without Medication

What would you do when you can’t fall asleep for the night or worse, for a few nights in consecution? Indeed, you’ll feel awful and grouchy if you suffer from insomnia. Thanks to the invention of sleeping pills – you hit the sack and sleep like a log throughout the night. So you start taking…

Treatment of Ingrown Nails

Ingrown toenails can be caused by abnormal nail structure, irritation and pressure from poorly fitted shoes, and most commonly by improper nail trimming where the corners of the toenails are rounded off. Once the nail begins to grow into the skin, the body will begin to treat the nail as a foreign object, which results…

Nail Fungus – 9 Prevention Tips For Nail Fungus

Nail fungus is very difficult to get rid of. The fungus thrives underneath your nails so medications have a hard time penetrating it. It requires months of religiously applying treatments before it shows signs of clearing up. What's worse is that before you could even completely treat a diseased nail, the fungus has begun to…

Chiropractic Adjustments a Temporary Fix?

The chiropractic profession is filled with a diverse group of doctors all in search of the answer to long term health through removal of subluxation. The philosophy that is taught in chiropractic colleges across the country is sound in theory, but lacks the clinical protocol to back it up. Subluxation a so-called bone out of…

Protecting A Bruised Toenail

A Bothersome Bruise Under a Toenail Unlike a cut or burn, bruises can be painful and hard to treat. With a cut, you simply cover with a bandage and with a burn, you treat with a cooling ointment or cream, but bruises are mostly left to heal or subside on their own. Sometimes bruises may…

Cardiac Rehabilitation In India At Affordable Cost – Cardiac Rehabilitation

Cardiac Rehabilitation In India Cardiac rehabilitation is physician-supervised, often times physician-prescribed, program for people who have either congenital or acquired heart disease. Program participants may or may not have had a heart attack or heart surgery (or other heart procedures). Cardiac rehabilitation can often improve functional capacity, reduce symptoms, and create a sense of well-being…

Height Loss As You Age and Tips to Slow the Loss

The only consoling news about getting shorter is that if you have friends your same age, they are also losing their height! Most people after menopause associate their loss of height to osteoporosis, the condition that leads to bone loss. That may be true but there are other influences that lead to your bone loss.…

Stroke & Heart Attack Survivors Need Plavix

The emergency room conjures up unhappy memories for many of us. Most people have spent time in the E.R. of a hospital waiting for the outcome of a critical health issue for a parent, a relative or a friend. It is not something that we look forward to reliving. Yet, there are stroke and heart…

Cholesterolosis of the Gall Bladder – A Common Gall Bladder Disorder

Cholesterolosis is a common affection of the biliary system, characterized by the accumulation and deposition of cholesterol inside the gall bladder and in its mucosal membranes. Cholesterolosis usually occurs due to chemical imbalances at the level of the biliary system and the disorder is rarely associated with high serum cholesterol levels, diabetes mellitus or atherosclerosis.…

How Stress, Depression and Anxiety Can Cause Mental and Heart Disease

Symptoms and signs of heart diseases: Chest pains or breathlessness are the early signs of heart diseases when the person feels tightness, burning pain, heaviness and pressure behind the breastbone. Mental health disorders can be treated under the supervision of skilled professionals like any other diseases depending totally upon the circumstances and symptoms exhibited by…

Submucosal Fibroid – Facts About Submucosal Fibroids

Submucosal fibroids are those that grow just beneath the endometrium or uterine lining. They can grow so large that they move the uterine lining out of place and can even develop a stalk. When this type of fibroid develops in this way, it is called a pedunculated submucosal fibroid. In rare cases they can protrude…

Using the Bicycle For Weight Loss

The bicycle is one of the best tools to use to burn calories and lose weight. A 145lb woman riding 1 hour at about 12 MPH will burn about 500 Calories, up the speed to 16 MPH and the calorie burn increases to about 835 Calories per hour. You can increase calorie burn by doing…

What Is Thrush?

For the many people who have never heard the term before, thrush is a variation of a yeast infection. As you probably already know yeast infection can occur on different part of the body. It can be a diaper rash in the case of babies or it can be a vaginal yeast infection in the…