Hair Loss and Non-Infectious Diseases of Scalp

Non-infectious diseases of the hair and scalp are those that can’t be spread from one patient to another. There is a great number and variety of them. They have absolutely different symptoms and causes and, consequently, their ways of treatment differ as well. And to a great extent, it has to be said. Some of…

What Vaginal Yeast Infection Symptoms Are There?

It does not matter what your background or ethnicity is, a Yeast Infection may still present itself. Vaginal Infections are believed by many to be due to uncleanliness or random sexual involvement, where it can be transferred to and from by sexual contact until both parties receive appropriate treatment. Candida albicans is a microscopic living…

Genital Itching – Yeast Infection or Allergy?

The cause of itching and burning in the vaginal area is often a fungal infection. However, nowadays physicians observe an increase of contact allergies caused by synthetic scents in hygiene products or detergents. These are the main distinguishing characteristics: with symptoms like itch and burning in the intimate area, it seems reasonable to think of…

Foods That Cause Thyroid Dysfunction

Thyroid dysfunction may be defined as the malfunctioning of the thyroid gland. A thyroid gland malfunction is in terms of secretion of the thyroid hormone. As a result, it can over produce the hormone or under produce the hormone. Over production may be called as hyper thyroidism and under production is termed medically as hypothyroidism.…

Indigestion Causes, Treat Indigestion with Remedies

Indigestion is a symptom that is caused by a number of stomach conditions, including hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Helicobacter pylori, heartburn, and dyspepsia. Because many of these conditions can pose serious health risks, it is important to visit your healthcare provider in order to properly diagnose the reason for your indigestion. The condition…

How to Overcome Your Fear of Cats Watching You

Some people think cats are cute, others (usually including cats themselves) think they are superior beings. And some people are unfortunate enough to suffer from a fear of cats or – slightly more unusual – a fear of cats watching them. Cats can get creepy like that and they don’t have the same social skills…

La Sabila: Amiga o Enemiga?

La Sábila: ¿Amiga o Enemiga?  La planta de Sábila es reconocida mundialmente por sus beneficios curativos y ha sido usada por miles de años. Aparte de ser uno de los secretos de belleza de la reina Cleopatra, la Sábila se usa alrededor del mundo entero para curar y cicatrizar heridas, mejorar la digestión y mucho…

History of Sleep Remedies

The earliest forms of sleeping remedies are found in ancient Greece and Egypt. The most common form of sleep aid used in the ancient world was opium, which despite its many negative side effects and addictive nature actually is quite effective in inducing sleep. In ancient Greek paintings and statues the Greek God of sleep,…

Histoplasmosis

Histoplasmosis is caused by H.capsulatum, which is found in the stool of birds and bats and in soil contaminated by their stool, such as that near roosts, chicken coops, barns, caves, and underneath bridges. Transmission occurs through inhalation of H. capsulatumor H. capsulatum var.duboisii spores or through the invasion of spores after minor skin trauma.…

The Best Shoes to Wear When it Rains

It was raining in New York City today when I stepped out of the Penn Station subway stop and I immediately regretted the footwear I picked out for today: ballet flats that allowed the icy water from each puddle to slosh over the tops and into the shoe, soaking my socks and chilling my foot.…