Salt Water Colon Cleanse – Several Great Tips

A salt water colon cleanse is one of the easiest home remedies to clean out your colon. It is also called ‘salt water flush’. This is because it completely cleans out, not just your colon, but also the stomach, small intestine as well as the large intestine. In short, it completely cleanses the digestive system.…

Understanding Complex Ovarian Cyst

Complex ovarian cyst is another type of condition that women suffer from, it is a common condition among women especially during their child-bearing years. However an ovarian cyst can be a dangerous health problem that may lead to life-threatening diseases. A single ovarian cyst can multiply and develop sister cysts in multiple sections, it will…

Effective Ways to Cure Oral Thrush

Oral thrush is a fungal infection of the mouth, the condition where the mouth is invaded by candida albicans fungus. The organism normally lives in the mouth in controlled quantity. Imbalance in your system makes the fungus grow faster resulting to infection. The infection may spread on the tongue, inner cheeks and esophagus. It is…

Hep C – Coping with Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is an infectitious virus that has the tendency to damage the liver. It transfers in to the liver via the blood. Unfortunately, there is no vaccine, for this condition. Hence, people are instructed to follow certain preventative methods in order to keep oneself off this disease. However, when once contracted by this infectious…

Health Benefits of Bee Pollen and the Liver

The liver is one of the most important organs in the body which performs a lot of functions like filtering the blood and making bile. Bile is a substance that helps digest fat and excrete certain fatty substances. It also helps in processing and hooking fats to carriers such as cholesterol, storing sugars, helping the…

Homeschoolers and College Dual Enrollment

Dual enrollment (attending community college while still in high school) has become a very popular trend among many homeschool students. After all, the chance to reduce college costs is pretty attractive! There are some great benefits to this choice , but I've found that many parents are unaware of the potential pitfalls when their 16…

Is Your Dog's Diet Making Them Sick?

While having your dog throw up in front of you may cause you to be concerned, there is usually a reason that is common and natural for most dogs. Dogs will eat grass from time to time and this causes their stomachs to become upset, thus they will vomit. If your dog does this every…

Poison Awareness

As a fellow dog enthusiast I am sure you are aware that one of the most direct routes to winning a dog’s heart is through his stomach. I believe most of you will also agree that dogs use their mouths to investigate the world around them – tasting, chewing and often consuming the interesting things…

Eczema Causes – Why Do People Have Eczema?

Eczema, which looks like dermatitis or inflammation on the skin, is characterized by swollen, itchy and reddened skin. The look of it in a severe case can be scary. The causes of this syndrome can vary between a number of health conditions like allergies, stress (physical and / or mental), over using artificial substances in…

Symptoms of Lupus

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that mainly effects women aged 15 to 44. However, anyone can be struck with this ailment. It isn’t contagious and develops when a person’s immune system cannot fight off foreign invaders. There are many symptoms of Lupus. Extreme fatigue is the most common symptom. There is also a butterfly shaped…

The Anatomy of the Heart

Why talk about the heart from a medical point of view? How boring, unless you’re a doctor that is. Right? Not necessarily. By looking at the basic anatomy and physiology of the heart from a doctor’s perspective, we gain a unique privilege. We get to evaluate that perspective. Once we understand the underlying basis of…

Junk Food Impact on Health

The famous microbiologist Dr. Michael F. Jacobson coined the phrase “Junk Food” in 1972 to describe unhealthy or non-nutritious food. It contains little or zero nutritious value to the diet – too much unnecessary calories and fat which are useless and harmful to human health. Junk food has been a part of the American society…