How to Treat Ingrown Toenails – Leena

When your toenail grows into your toe and its surrounding skin swells to give you discomfort, it usually indicates ingrown nails. Unless it grows chronic, ingrown toenails can be treated at home by the following method. First, wipe your nail clippers with alcohol or betadine, especially its underside. Then pour two capfuls of betadine solution…

Nail Fungus – Laser Treatment

Nail fungus has been reported in many of the ancient civilizations. The yellowing of the nails followed by brittle feel of the nail plates and later the disintegration into an ugly and tough but rugged nail was a concern for the high and might. Though the cause of the rugged nails was not really known…

Q&a For Sprained Ankle Treatment

What is a Sprained Ankle?Many thousands of people experience a lateral ankle sprain each day. It is a myth that a lateral ankle sprain only occurs to athletes. A sprained ankle is incredibly wide-spread with ordinary activities and non-athletes too. It may easily and often does happen in most actual activities, but may also happen…

ICD-9 Code for 'Easy Bruising'?

If you are wondering which ICD-9 code to use for ‘easy bruising’, just read on and find out: Easy bruising is a symptom of another condition rather than a standalone diagnosis. As such, the ICD-9 code depends on whether or not the internist identified a cause. So if a cause is identified, then code for…

Anabolic Steroids in the Coming Future

The action of testosterone can be in ways both beneficial and detrimental to the body. On the plus side, this hormone has a direct impact on the growth of muscle tissues, the production of red blood cells and overall well being of the organism. But it may also negatively effect the production of skin oils,…

Overcoming Duodenal Ulcer

Increasingly more people suffer from digestive disorder nowadays. Statistics indicate that ulcer is the predominant condition among people with digestive problems. Ulcer develops due to inflammation and corrosion in the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. Ulcers that occur at the level of the duodenum are referred to as duodenal ulcers, while ulcers that occur at…

How Can I Get Rid Of My Mouth Ulcers

Question: My mouth is very painful and inflamed and seems to be full or ulcers. The skin inside is so tight that it’s sometimes  hard to open my mouth. I don’t want to take any tablets that may have side effects. Please could you help me? Answer: The pain of mouth ulcers occurs because the…

A Fibroid Tumor – How To Avoid Hysterectomy

A fibroid tumor of the uterus, otherwise known as a myoma, is the most common reason that a woman visits her gynecologist in the ten years leading up to menopause and also one of the most common reasons for a woman in her thirties or forties, to be advised to have a hysterectomy.  Fibroid tumors…

Oral Thrush Yeast Infection Symptoms – Causes & Treatment

Oral thrush yeast infection can cause pain and discomfort and a lot of embarrassment. Here, you’ll learn the symptoms of oral thrush yeast infection, its causes, and treatment. Oral thrush yeast infection symptoms are:- raised creamy / white spots on tongue and soft tissues, a thick white coating over the tongue, cracks / fissures under…

Cirrhosis – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

An abnormal liver condition characterized by irreversible scarring of the liver. Alcohol and viral hepatitis B and C are among the many causes of cirrhosis. Cirrhosis can cause yellowing of the skin (jaundice), itching, and fatigue. Diagnosis of cirrhosis can be suggested by physical examination and blood tests, and can be confirmed by liver biopsy…

Medicines Against Nausea and Vomiting

There are many types of drugs which can help in the case of vomit and nausea. The most effective of them are: Dopamine Agonists (first of all, Phenothiazines, Triflupromazine, Promethazine and Trifluoperazine). All these drugs prevent symptoms of nausea and vomit which can be caused by different factors. In the same time each type of…