Acupuncture Treatment: A Pin for Pain!

Did you encounter a stress issue, migraine or any physical problem again? Most likely you would go for medication to get rid of it. Hardly will you think to go to a doctor who will insert needles in your skin! You might wonder what kind of treatment is this to weed out such problems through…

The Causes of Buttocks (Butt) Pain

There are various causes of buttocks or butt pain, depending on what you are talking about. Pain in the Buttock/Butt muscle – Do you have pain in the big muscle of your butt while sitting, standing, walking, or during sex or other physical exercise? If you push on the center of your butt muscle does…

Three Most Essential Uses of Potassium Permanganate

Are you familiar with the deep purple solution your mother applies to your skin when you had a bad case of athlete’s foot? It did a great, didn’t it? That solution is made by dissolving potassium permanganate crystals in water. Potassium permanganate is an inorganic but water soluble compound. It is also known as Condy’s…

Controllable Risk Factors Of Infectious Diseases

There are hundreds of pathogens present in the environment capable of causing infectious diseases in humans. Some of these diseases such as HIV/AIDS and Ebola are highly dreaded where death is the only way of getting rid of the infection. Most of these diseases occur as a result of certain risk factors that can be…

Dog Training Tips – Pooping in the Car

GoodLuck How to Stop Dogs from Pooping in the Car Travelling with dogs should be an enjoyable experience, but it’s messy and stressful when the dog is prone to carsickness or has a habit of using the backseat as a bathroom. The messes need not be an inevitable part of car rides, though. A few…

Is Cholesterol Healthy or Unhealthy?

‘Bad’ LDL cholesterol and ‘good’ HDL cholesterol – the former kills while the latter is beneficial to health. Some people are extremely fit and lead healthy lifestyles, yet have high levels of LDL and very low HDL levels. What is going on? The truth is that no one knows everything about the workings of cholesterol…

Cause of Heart Palpitations May Not Be What You Think

I occasionally see patients complaining of a fluttering heart, a sense of fullness in the chest, a pounding heart or skipped heartbeats. These sensations, also called heart palpitations, occur when the electrical system in the heart malfunctions. This malfunction disrupts the natural rhythm of the heart (arrhythmia). Usually, irregular beats are harmless. As a matter…

Excitotoxins – The Link Between MSG and Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Diseases

Dr. Russell L. Blaylock, the author of Excitotoxins: The Taste that Kills, (Health Press, 1997) continues to draw the link between special amino acids he calls “excitotoxins” (such as Monosodium Glutamate or MSG) and various slow developing neurodegenerative diseases such as Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases in chapter 5. Originally, Dr. Blaylock points out, scientists…

Melanoma – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer and develops from the cells producing the skin pigment called melanin. Melanoma usually manifests as a change in an existing mole or as a new, unusual looking growth on the skin. Excessive exposure to sunlight or to ultraviolet radiation; a history of sunburn; fair skin; irregular-shaped…

C4 C5 Bulging Disc

A C4 C5 bulging disc can be a very stubborn health condition to correct. This article will discuss what a C4 C5 bulging disc is, what causes it, common symptoms associated with it, as well as the most common treatment options available for your condition. In order to understand what a bulging disc is, we…

Indoor Air Quality – 10 Ways to Keep Your Home’s Air Clean

Nitric acid, carcinogenic formaldehyde, volatile organic compounds, gaseous radioactive isotopes, toxigenic mold spores; they might sound like items from some Bond villain’s shopping list, but in actuality they’re just a handful of the common airborne pollutants found in high levels throughout American households. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates air quality in the average…