What to Do When Sex Leaves Penis Skin Dry and Itchy

Sex is supposed to be a pleasurable activity, allowing a couple to experience sensations that simply aren’t accessible in any other way. There are times, however, when a long sex session can leave the skin of the penis dry and flaky, and the intense itching this condition can cause might make men worry about leaving…

Traveler’s Foot May Be Athlete’s Foot

Athlete’s foot is a fungus that is easily transmitted among unwary travelers. By following some simple advice, you can make sure you don’t contaminate your feet in your hotel room or the barefoot extravaganza known as the airport security checkpoint. Athlete’s foot is the most common fungal infection of the feet. Every day, podiatrists see…

The Anxious Worrying Personality Style

Anxious worrying is one of several personality styles identified as a risk factor to developing a depressive disorder. The other personality styles, which have been described in previous articles are: – Irritable – Perfectionist – Social avoidant – Personal reserve – Self-critical – Self-focused – Sensitivity to rejection. Not all of them are considered to…

Is Acai Berry Good For Depression?

There are many people with depression that take antidepressants, and many of these people do not realize that there are many natural alternatives. Prescription drugs that many doctors give out on a daily basis can be more harmful to their patients than the disease itself. There are side-effects, both in the short term, as well…

Agoraphobia and Social Phobia – What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between agoraphobia and social phobia? I get this question all the time. That’s because the two disorders have some similarities that can make them hard to distinguish from one another. For example, both the agoraphobic and the social phobic are afraid to be in public settings. Both develop a similar pattern of…

How Yoga Can Help in General Anxiety Disorder Treatment

Other than the conventional methods adopted by clinicians and psychiatrists to treat anxiety disorder, often people also come up with their own ways to deal with their problem. Some believe that keeping pets can make significant difference in dealing with their anxiety problem, while some take help of physical exercises. There are also those who…

Chronic Insomnia, Nightmares and Bad Dreams, What Fibromyalgia Sufferers Need to Know!

While the types of sleeping problems vary from person to person, practically all fibromyalgia sufferers can relate to the aches and pains, fatigue, and depression that chronic insomnia and sleep disturbances can cause. Repetitive and ongoing nightmares are common complaints. If you’ve been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, you learn quickly that the sleep difficulties you’ve experienced…

8 Tips for Relieving Heel Pain

One of the most common problems I see in the office is heel pain. Heel pain can be caused by many things. Most people think they have a “heel spur” if they have pain in their heel. The truth is they may have a spur, but, a bone spur rarely causes pain. Most commonly heel…

Cure Jock Itch With Alcohol

A fungal infection called jock itch can cause certain discomforts like itchiness and pain. If left untreated, it may lead to a burning sensation. Blisters can be observed in the rashes too. Most people who are affected by this fungal infection have a very active lifestyle. Excessive sweating is a risk factor in this kind…

Hockey Can Be a Dangerous Sport

Hockey can be one of the most dangerous sports ever played, because there are so many ways a hockey player can get hurt. These players need to be in great physical shape in order to play the sport. A hockey player can be, severely injured while playing the game of hockey, because there are fights,…

Process of Food Digestion – An Interesting Story

How food gets converted into nutrients When food is solid we chew it. We swallow it if it is liquid. Then it goes down our throats. It is interesting to learn what happens to food in entire digestive track and how our food habits influence our health, fitness and wellness. Mouth process: When we chew…

10 Ways to Treat Endometriosis Naturally

What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a painful condition in which endometrial tissue, which lines the uterus, can appear in the pelvic cavity and elsewhere in the body where it doesn’t belong. Endometriosis is one of the most frequent diseases in gyneacology, affecting 15-20% of women in their reproductive life, contributing to 5% cases of infertility.…