Lamisil For Nail Fungus

Many dermatologists today are routinely prescribing Lamisil for  nail   fungus . This prescription drug contains the antifungal agent terbinafine. It is taken in tablet form – one pill every day for six to twelve weeks. The longer treatment period is recommended for fungal toenail infections, which take longer to clear up. Terbinafine is a safer drug…

Ankle Pain – A Lifestyle Invader

Ankle pain can be a nuisance to anyone who enjoys an active lifestyle. Common structures in the ankle that can be damaged and cause pain are the tendons, cartilage and blood vessels. There are several causes of this type of foot pain. Some of the common causes are ankle   sprain , arthritis, tendonitis, psoudogout and infection.…

What to Wear to Play Paintball

For players that are going to play paintball for the first time, there is often a certain amount of hesitation and nervousness. There are a number of reasons for this. There is the element of uncertainty that creates nervousness and tension in people new to an activity, no matter what the activity is. There is…

The Different Types of Bone Cancer

Bone cancer is a particularly difficult and severe type of cancer. It is caused when there is a problem with the cells which make bones. Every year in the United States, over two thousand people are diagnosed with this type of cancer, in the form of a bone tumor. These frequently occur in children and…

Hydrochloric Acid

Hydrochloric acid is a compound of hydrogen and chlorine, also known as, hydrogen chloride (HCl) which can be found in water. This substance is a highly corrosive, potent, mineral acid which is naturally found in gastric acid which is one of the main components that works in the intestinal tract to break down food and…

Antibiotics – Too Much Of A Good Thing?

Antibiotics have long been seen as a panacea – but is it possible to have too much of of a good thing? Some commentators certainly think so. “It is ironic that this humble fungus, hailed as a benefactor of mankind may by its very success prove to be a deciding factor in the decline of…

Signs of Ovulation

Ovulation is what happens during the   menstrual   cycle , whereby an egg is released from the ovary, then travels through the fallopian tube, where it is then available to sperm in order to be fertilized. The ovulation of a woman is very important in order to understand pregnancy and the  menstrual   cycle . Having the knowledge of…

Preventing, Treating and Removing Nasal Polyps

Sinus irritation, chronic sinusitis, people who have bad allergies and people who are allergic to aspirin are just some of the types of people that are more prone to getting nasal polyps. So what are some methods for preventing these growths in the nose, getting relief and treatment options? – And how do you go…

Uterine Fibroids and Infertility

Uterine fibroids are very common occurrences in women. They are also known as myoma or leiomyoma. Uterine fibroids can cause infertility, but not all of the time. Uterine fibroids are benign tumors affecting the uterine muscle tissue. Uterine fibroids are not cancerous tumors, but they can affect fertility, nonetheless. There are three types of uterine…

Thrush – Symptoms and Cures

 Thrush  is caused by a yeast infection known as Candida Albicans that can occur in the mouth and vaginas of women. It can also occur in men and children as well. Babies are especially prone to  thrush  and can get this infection if breast fed. This yeast infection can be spread back and forth from…

Hepatitis C- Basic Information

Hepatitis is the medical term for a condition that has as a result the inflammation of your liver. In most of the hepatitis cases, the inflammation is caused by an infection. The other reasons that can lead to hepatitis are alcohol abuse, different types of medication, poisons and even other diseases. There are different types…

Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

Primary biliary cirrhosis affects women more often than men and is a progressive disease that inflames the tiny bile ducts within the liver causing damage that ultimately destroys them. Bile is produced in the liver and flows through these bile ducts into the region of the gallbladder and aids in digestion. When these bile based…

Cat Vomiting Causes and Cures

Cat  vomiting  causes are many and varied but in fact, cats often regurgitate undigested food which hasn’t actually reached the stomach. Real  vomiting  is the ejection of the stomach contents, often preceded by salivating, retching and the contraction of the abdominal muscles. Cat  vomiting  causes can be related to eating or to illness. In the…