Primary Malignant Bone Tumors – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Primary malignant bone tumors refer to a group of cancers of the bone, which arise primarily in bone tissue. Multiple myeloma, which is the most common bone tumor, usually occurs in the bone marrow and causes sharply circumscribed, demineralized bone lesions. Multiple myeloma occurs mostly in adults. A single myeloma lesion is called a plasmacytoma.…

Countdown to Flu 2010: Flu Vs Pneumonia

So you are coughing and have a fever. How can you tell the difference between the flu, which will get better on its own and pneumonia, which requires an antibiotic? This is a question I see many patients come to the emergency department with and one we can use iTriage to help us figure out.…

How to Get Rid of a Cold

Suffering from a cold can be very discomforting. It can cause serious headaches, sinus pains, and difficulty from breathing. It can make you feel drowsy and sleepy all the time. And this discomfort can turn into a nuisance and hindrance in performing your daily activities. This is why you must learn how to get rid…

How To Diagnose Chronic Bronchitis

The term “bronchitis” is derived from two Greek words “bronchos” and “itis,” which mean “windpipe” and “inflammation,” respectively. True to its name, bronchitis is a respiratory disorder characterized by inflammation of the windpipe and the large and small bronchi due to bacterial or viral infection or factors such as environmental pollution or cigarette smoking. Chronic…

Can a Chiropractor Relieve Your Menopause Symptoms?

Anxiety isn’t the only menopause symptom. Menopause can also cause a slew of other emotional and physical symptoms including back pain and discomfort. The good news is that menopausal women who suffer from back problems are finding relief through chiropractic medicine. What is chiropractic medicine? It is a treatment that assists in restoring balance, healing…

Sports Injuries of the Foot

Athletes, or anyone participating in a sporting activity, are prone to injuries due to the very nature of that activity. Injuries involving the ankle are quite common, especially in sports like basketball where the ankle receives a great deal of twisting stress. Sports injuries of the foot are just as common, but are not as…

Overcoming Sleep Paralysis

Overcoming can sleep paralysis can be very easy to some people and complex to others. Here is some enlightenment to help people that want to overcome this sleep disorder. The "Old Hag" or "The Witch" is not what you may think. For over forty years I suffered with sleep paraylsis. It was one of the…

What is Gallbladder Sludge?

The gallbladder is an organ and it is there to store bile that builds up before it travels further to the small intestine where it plays a role in processing fats and neutralizing acids from foods that have been digested. Bile can build up in the gallbladder and particles can attach to other substances found…

Can Shingles Cause Back Pain in the Shoulder Blades?

The term “shingles” refers to a condition caused by the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes chicken pox disease. After a person has had the chicken pox, the virus remains dormant, residing in nerve cells. Later on, as a result of many different factors, the virus may reactivate and leave the nerve cell…

Top 8 Frequently Asked Questions About Chiropractic

What is Chiropractic? Does it really work and how? Is Chiropractic Safe? At what age should a person have a chiropractic check-up? Does it hurt? Does my insurance cover Chiropractic? / Is Chiropractic expensive? How much time does a chiropractic visit take? Once I start care do I have to go forever? / Does my…

Home Remedies for Soothing That Sore Throat

A sore throat can sometimes feel as though someone is holding a match at the back of your throat. The burning sensation seems to spread throughout your entire head. It can be caused by any number of things including a cold, a viral infection, dry air, smoking, or even yelling. Other than over the counter…

The Many Amazing Properties of Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree oil is well known to be a good natural antiseptic treatment. But did you know that is also an anti-fungal and an anti-biotic? Here a just a few of the many things that it can be used to treat: Herpes – around the mouth (It actually removes it for good – unlike many…