Sore Throat Cure – The Best Way to Cure Sore Throat

When the throat gets it can be either a viral or a bacterial infection. Normally one would see that it is caused by a communicable viral infection such as the flu, common cold, or mononucleosis. One sees that many a time's grave throat infections can be caused by a bacterial infection such as strep, mycoplasma…

Tonsillectomy Recovery

Tonsillectomy recovery can be a surprisingly difficult experience, especially for adults. Many patients are not given adequate information before their tonsillectomy to prepare and manage their recovery. There are some basic facts about tonsillectomy surgery and recovery, and also about conditions related to tonsillectomy like tonsil stones, tonsillitis, and strep throat that can help you…

Diabetics Deadly Sin Number 1

Based on my observations and experiences over the many years that I have been battling diabetes, I came up with what I call, “The 7 Deadly Sins of Diabetics.” I strongly believe that anyone who learns these 7 deadly sins, and then overcomes them, will completely eliminate type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes from their life.…

Obesity Rates Have Risen Threefold In The Last Two Decades

Obesity has been a growing concern for both the developing and fist-world countries. The World Health Organization (WHO) has already indicated obesity as a "global epidemic." Data obtained after extensive research and surveys show that obesity has seen about threefold upsurge in just 20 years. The WHO has also put forth in 2004 that obesity…

Stress Due to Diaper Rash

A diaper rash is an irritation of the skin. It can be any form of irritation that occurs in the diaper area. A diaper rash usually brings a lot of stress to parents as they feel responsible for not taking good care of the baby that is now suffering from the rash. However, things are…

Facts About Cold Sores

Cold sores are unsightly, contagious and very painful sores, normally occurring on the edge of the lip or nose. Cold sores are created by the replication process of the herpes simplex virus type 1 or type 2. Current studies show that about 77% of cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex type 1 and…

Psoriasis Symptoms

Psoriasis symptoms vary based upon the type of psoriasis one is suffering from. Let’s take a look at the main types of psoriasis and the psoriasis symptoms associated with each. Non-pustular Psoriasis Vulgaris: This is the most ubiquitous type of this disease. Up to 90% of sufferers have this form of the condition. Also known…

Childhood Allergy Insights

Every kid seems to have childhood allergies of some kind. I was allergic to strawberries when I was in grade school… but maybe that came from having to pick too many of them each summer. At any rate, that allergy went away as I got older, as many childhood allergies seem to do. Obviously, some…

Learning About an Elderly Body Changes

Most of us do not have time to feel irritability, depressed, less energy, difficulty sleeping and more. We need all the energy we can get to get all the things we have to do in that one single day. Most people know that women experience menopause, but did you know that some men go through…

Inositol As Treatment For Depression

What is Inositol? Inositol is a naturally occurring isomer of glucose, found in various forms. It is a member of the "B Complex" group of vitamins, though it is not a vitamin in itself. The most common form of inositol is myo-inositol. The nutrient is a direct precursor of phospholipids, a major component of cellular…

Public Phobia and Blushing Socially

If you have a public phobia and you blush when faced with certain social situations, there are solutions. Being afraid of social situations and being scrutinized by others is also referred to as social anxiety or social phobia. Public phobias can be a very debilitating condition for the sufferer especially if there are other actions…

Weird Anxiety Symptoms

Anxiety can cause weird symptoms! Anxiety is really a primitive mechanism which makes us decide what to when faced with a stressful situation. We feel anxious, we feel uncomfortable and we move to make the situation better. Sometimes we might need to make a telephone call, write a letter or get into our car as…