Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal Allergies May month is considered as Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. Many of you whose allergies cause you to dread the end of winter, that’s probably no surprise. This spring has already been labeled as one of the worst allergy seasons in decades, with many experts predicting it to be the worst ever. What’s going on?…

Pinworms – Causes and Symptoms of Pinworms

Pinworm is the most common worm infection in the United States. School-age children, followed by preschoolers, have the highest rates of infection. In some groups nearly 50% of children are infected. Infection often occurs in more than one family member. Adults are less likely to have pinworm infection, except mothers of infected children. Child care…

Depression – Understanding the Causes & Cures

Depression is a type of mental disorder that affects a person’s mood. It can affect your thoughts, feelings, behavior, and overall health. Approximately one out of fifteen teenagers gets depressed every year!! In America alone, 1 in 4 Americans at some time in their lives suffer from depression. Recent studies have highlighted the physiological or…

Anxiety In A Long Distance Relationship

Being apart in a long distance relationship will often result in a lot of worriesome stress and anxiety that not only can be avoided but, if approached the right way, can actually “make the heart grow fonder”.  Here is how you can make anxiety work for you and enhance your relationship. With the advantage of…

Toenail Fungus Cure

Over 30 million people worldwide suffer from some sort of nail or toenail fungus. The statistics are alarming to say the least. Nail and toenail fungus can be as suttle as a yellowing or discoloring of the nail or toenail and as serious as the complete loss of, deformity of one or more nails on…

How to Treat a Sprained Toe

A good treatment regimen for recovering from a sprained toe may include: 1.    Rest.  This is perhaps the simplest treatment and the most difficult to commit to, but if a sprained toe is going to heal quickly, you must give your injured toe a break.  Take a few days off from your sport if possible. …

How to Get Rid of Bruise

You have to wait until the blood is reabsorbed, and that takes time. The capillaries must heal. You can put ice on it for the first 24 hours to reduce swelling, and them warm to help healing. 10 min. on 10 min off, for both cold and warm. Sorry, no way to get rid of…

Some Common Problems Associated With Spinal Cord

<!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> The spine is what determines how comfortably we walk, stand, sit or even rest. There are some problems associated with the spinal cord that cause a great deal of discomfort to the patient. Some of them are discussed below. Cervical spondylosis A common…

Pancreas can release more digestive enzymes

Unfortunately, most people have never heard about pancreas or about pancreatic, digestive enzymes, and are unaware of their importance in digestion, and maintaining health. Many people know about the role of the pancreas in developing diabetes, but don’t realize that the pancreas and pancreatic enzymes are very important for breaking down food into an absorbable,…

Why N-acetyl-cysteine can help dry eye

Dry eye syndrome occurs when there is inadequate lubrication of your cornea. This is due to decreased tear production or substandard quality of the tears, which results in abnormally fast or rapid destruction of the tear film. The tear film normally has three constituents: a lipid (fat) outer layer secreted by the meibomian glands; an…

Fertility Drugs Help Women Conceive Faster

Many couples who have had trouble trying to conceive because of fertility problems have turned to infertility treatments with great success. There are many options to choose from including tubal surgery, in vitro fertilization (IVF), artificial insemination, and others. The most common infertility treatment, however, involves hormone regulation through fertility drugs. In fact, fertility drugs…