Bad Breath Because of Tonsils

Bad breath because of tonsils is a different condition from bad breath caused by bacteria living on the tongue and breaking down cells and proteins naturally present in the mouth. When bacteria colonize and infect the tonsils, the condition is tonsillitis, and it is an infection that requires medical attention. The bacteria that cause tonsillitis…

Ayurvedic Therapy For Glycogen Storage Disease

Glycogen Storage Disorder: An Ayurvedic anticipation A developmental disorder of the children is the most commonly met clinical condition in the OPD and IPD of Vaidyaratnam P S Varier Ayurveda College, Kottakkal. One fine morning, an anxious couple dropped up into the Paediatric OPD, with their five year old child, named Farhan as he hitherto…

The Global Results Of Child Obesity Surveys

Obesity in children, if not addressed immediately, can have serious effects on the population. Child obesity has a high likelihood of progressing even during the adult years, which heightens the risk of getting asthma, diabetes, high blood pressure, and cardiovascular disease later in life. In the United States, for example, about 15% of children are…

What Is a Lupus Rash?

In regard to lupus, the skin places a significant role. The skin is one of the body parts most commonly affected by systemic lupus erythematosus. In addition the skin is sometimes a key element in the diagnosis of the disease. Specifically there are two varieties of lupus rash (or rashes that occur as symptoms of…

Facial Herpes – Cold Hard Facts

Generally called cold sores, oral or facial herpes is typically caused by type 1 of the herpes virus (type 2 generally causes genital herpes). Oral herpes is a very common condition and about 90% of Americans are thought to be infected. Unlike its genital counterpart, oral herpes is not necessarily contracted through sexual contact. Oftentimes,…

Are You Suffering From Plaque Psoriasis?

Plaque psoriasis is one of the most common types of psoriasis, amounting to 80% of all skin disorder cases. People who are suffering from this condition develop inflamed and red skin lesions that are usually covered in scaly and silvery skin. It can develop in different parts of the body but in general, it occurs…

Choosing the Right Dog Allergy Treatment

If you have a dog with an allergy, choosing the right kind of treatment can be the difference between roaring success, and dismal failure. Of course, the first step is matching the type of dog allergy treatment to the type of allergy. Here is a breakdown of the types of allergy, and the recommended treatments.…

Natural Anxiety Relief Remedies: An Overview

Effective therapies for anxiety disorders are available, and research is uncovering new treatments that can help most people with anxiety disorders lead productive, fulfilling lives. If you think you have an anxiety disorder, you should seek information and treatment right away from a traditional mental health specialist. However, there is traditional medicine and natural anxiety…

Dentists: How To Overcome Your Phobia

Dentists and millions of people around the world are subject to this phobia. It is one of the most common fears in modern society-somewhat irrational to be sure, but common nonetheless. Common as it may be, it is much more serious than a peculiar fear of heights or a strange fear of cotton balls. Fear…

Sign of Anxiety – Shyness or Anxiety Disorder?

You’re walking home from the subway station when an attractive stranger of the opposite or preferred sex bumps into you. Parcels drop, and as you both stoop down to retrieve them, the person is pleasant and apologizes profusely. You look at him or her and instead of a quick and pleasant retort, your hands sweat,…

How Do You Get Cold Sores?

Cold sore sufferers all over the world possibly know the answer to the question: How do you get cold sores? The virus which causes an estimated seventy percent of Americans to suffer from this affliction is of course the Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 or HSV1. It is one of the most virulent and easily…