How To Recognize Symptoms Of Strep Throat

Strep throat symptoms are usually easy to spot. Strep throat is a local bacterial infection with group A streptococcus bacteria. Strep throat needs specific medical treatment that consists of antibiotics and analgesics. Unlike the symptoms of sore throat, strep throat symptoms are more intense and often include fever, headaches, inflammation of the tonsils and swelling…

The Health Advantages and Disadvantages of Eating Avocado

By now, you all have seen those bumpy, greenish-black globes called avocados in your grocery store. Avocado is considered by many to be a “superfood” and lots of people love the taste. They can be creamy and have a subtle flavor. Beyond taste, avocados have numerous health benefits, too. Advantages of Eating Avocados Protects Against…

Identifying Strep Throat Symptoms

Strep throat symptoms are usually easy to spot. Strep throat is a local bacterial infection with group A streptococcus bacteria. Strep throat needs specific medical treatment that consists of antibiotics and analgesics. Unlike the symptoms of sore throat, strep throat symptoms are more intense and often include fever, headaches, inflammation of the tonsils and swelling…

Ring Larnder and the Black Sox Scandal of 1919

Chicago “Black Sox Scandal” of 1919 shook baseball to its core and almost ruined the game. Sportswriter Ring Lardner was at the heart of the story and reported regularly on the subsequent trial and banning of the eight players involved. The case shook Lardner’s belief in the game and robbed baseball of one of its…

Sulfur Foods Do Make You Stink

Menstruation does aggravate the already malodorous state of TMAU let alone sulfur-rich foods. You may find yourself nauseating off of your own body odor when it becomes sulfur-like smell. This metallic odor may be caused by too much sulfur, phosphorus, and nitrogen that accumulated in your body over the days when you were on a…

Grief is Grief, No Matter How Small

Your pain from a grief experience is similar no matter what the cause. I learned this firsthand. Grief and sorrow can overwhelm your heart from different causes, and yet entirely unrelated events incite the same painful internal feelings. I hope my short story encourages you to have compassion on yourself and others if a loss…

Eight Foods That Lower Blood Sugar Levels

The prime aim for the treatment of diabetes is to control your blood sugar levels and to keep it within normal limits. As a diabetic’s body does not produce enough insulin to control the blood sugar levels, he/she can control it through a strict diet, which should be rich in fibers and low in fats.…

Genital Psoriasis Treatment and Management

Genital psoriasis can emerge on the scrotum and the penis in men, and the labia in women. Genital psoriasis is typically not flakey or scaly, but itchy and red. Genital psoriasis treatment may comprise of moderately potent topical steroid hormones, but steroid hormones sooner or later will result in the skin to start thinning. Genital…