Self Care Tips for Treating Fibroid Tumors in Uterus

Fibroid tumors in uterus are one of the reasons for a large number of women undergoing hysterectomy these days. Not all women with fibroids need to have this surgery to get rid of fibroids. In case the fibroid tumors are small in size and numbers efforts can be made to shrink fibroids naturally instead of…

M-P Of Essential Oils

M-P Of Essential Oils Marjoram (Origanum marjorama) Properties – Analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, digestive tonic and a sedative. Good For – In combinations, marjoram and marjoram oil are used for the stimulation of appetite, to promote digestion, strengthening of the stomach, for acute and chronic gastritis, as an antispasmodic, for flatulence, for colic-like nervous gastrointestinal disorders…

What Are The Symptoms Of Cold Sores?

Cold sores are certainly nothing unusual, eight out of ten people show signs of the virus Herpes Simplex, which is the cause of cold sores. The World Health Organization has estimated that 89% of the world’s population are potentially affected, with between 20% and 40% of those going on to develop the symptoms associated with…

7 Simple Bronchitis Treatment Tips

 Bronchitis  is an infection of the intricate network of airways both within and connecting to the lungs. Usually striking when the immune system is low,  bronchitis  commonly develops as a progression of an upper respiratory infection and will normally clear within a couple of weeks although chronic cases may last for months. A small percentage…

4 Common Orthopaedic Injuries in Elderly People

According to studies, orthopaedic injuries are the leading cause of injuries in elderly people. Common injuries include fractures to the hip, pelvic, spine, shoulder and forearm, head injuries and soft tissue injuries. In the elderly especially, there has been an observed pattern to orthopaedic injuries. Firstly, it is the fear of injuries followed by the…

Are You at Risk For a Hip Fracture?

If you are over the age of 65 or have osteoporosis, move yourself to the top of the list, please. Especially if you are a woman, step forward. One in two women will experience a bone  fracture  in their lifetime; and, one of the most common breaks is in the hip. In the majority of cases, individuals…

What Elements Are In Our Bones?

The bones in your body are very important. They are important because they support your body movements and protect the muscles and the organs. It is very important that you make sure your bones are healthy all the time. Here are some of the elements in your bones that you need to know. First in…

Spastic Cerebral Palsy – Types, Diagnosis and Treatments

Spastic  cerebral   palsy  is the most common type of this disability that affects nearly 80 percent of patients. It differs from other types of  cerebral   palsy  in that it affects muscles and joints. There is muscle stiffness and spasticity as well as limited joint movement. How This Form is Categorized This form is categorized by…

The Best Methods of Lower Cervical Spine Management

Recommended Cervical Spine Management This article aims to explain the recommended manner to carry out lower cervical spine management. How is instability in the lower cervical spine to be treated? It has to be said that, even when a particular spine has indeed been determined as clinically ‘unstable’, current literature is rather inconclusive as to…

Natural Remedies For Flu Virus Symptoms

Flu Virus remedies for flu virus symptoms; is your body ready to battle the flu in 2009? Are there alternative medicine flu treatments and natural home remedies for the flu? What is the flu? Flu is a common ailment that all of us suffer from. Influenza, commonly shortened to “flu,” is a contagious respiratory illness…

What Does Psoriasis Look Like in Children?

Psoriasis can begin at or shortly after birth but in most children it usually does not occur until school age. Usually a family history of the disorder is quite normal. When present in babies or infants, it normally starts in the diaper area (napkin psoriasis) and can spread elsewhere over the body. In children, psoriasis…

Every Woman Has An Eating Disorder

So said Dr Peter Clark from the eating disorders clinic at a Sydney hospital in 1996. Fifteen years later the situation has become even worse, while in general our population has become fatter. We don’t actually know the exact statistics on eating disorders, which is telling in itself, but the numbers we do have point…

Type 2 Diabetes – Diabetes And Weight Gain

Obesity, as well as Type 2 diabetes, are both major epidemics around the world. So it is no secret the two are directly related. Type 2 diabetes seems like a contradiction since it is possible for an overweight individual not to exhibit symptoms of diabetes, just as it is possible for a slender, fit individual…