Understanding Anxiety Disorders

 Anxiety  disorders are the most common psychiatric conditions affecting people today. Both children and adults today are susceptible to these conditions. In the US, approximately 19 million adults suffer from some type of  anxiety  disorder. These conditions affect people’s lives on a daily basis, restricting their ability to work, relax, eat, and even sleep.  Anxiety …

The Cure For Insomnia

A Cure For Insomnia Is An Age Old Dilemma Since there has been men and night, there have been some men who cannot sleep. The problem with that is that sleep brings renewal and energy. A lack of sleep is a death sentence of sorts. But Never So Much As Today If insomnia plagued the…

The Curly Toe – Causes and Treatment

Of the many conditions which result in a change in the shape or position of the toes, the curly toe stands out as a more unique deformity that is treated in a somewhat different manner than a standard toe deformity (like a hammertoe). This article will discuss this unique deformity, and ways to treat it…

Toe Nail Fungus Treatment Options That Work

Toe nail fungus is a very common problem. Fungal infections in general are very common in both finger nails and toe nails. Fungus is really an organism that thrives in dark and damp places and thus finger nail and toe nails are a good place for it to grow. Toe nail fungus is the most…

Hives – Natural Treatment for Hives

Hives are red and sometimes itchy bumps on your skin. An allergic reaction to a drug or food usually causes them. Allergic reactions cause your body to release chemicals that can make your skin swell up in hives. People who have other allergies are more likely to get hives than other people. Other causes include…

Swallowing Disorder – What Is Dysphagia?

SWALLOWING DIFFICULTIES – DYSPHAGIA Dysphagia is the medical term for swallowing difficulties. Swallowing is just something that happens for most people without having to think about it, but dysphagia can affect all people of all ages, from newborn babies to elderly people. At the back of the mouth is the pharynx. Just below the pharynx…

Pancreatic Digestive Enzymes Deficiency

“You are what you eat”. Everybody is familiar with this proverb. And many people take this saying to heart, trying to regularly eat nutritious foods so that they will stay healthy. But for optimal health it is necessary for a body to be able to digest and absorb the nutrients in food. If a person…

Probiotics For Candida Treatment

Probiotics are a very popular topic nowadays, especially now that we have Jamie Lee Curtis as the Activia (A Dannon brand of yogurt) spokeswoman touting the benefits of probiotics for bowel irregularity. The use of probiotics has gained interest and support among those who seek natural methods or preventing and/or combating chronic illnesses. Probiotics, literally…

Can You Get Pregnant on Your Period?

Can you get pregnant on your period? This has been asked a million times and yet the majority of people have no clear answer for this question. Many women think that you cannot get pregnant on your period out of instinct, and it has been true in many cases. However, scientific studies and evidences reveal…

Uterine Fibroids and Pregnancy

Statistics have shown that there are a lot of women with this condition during pregnancy, yet they do not manifest any symptoms. A lot of people would link these two terms together and often come up with a negative result. A person with fibroids should be aware of a lot of things about this condition…

Medical Question #2. Ovarian Cysts

Ms. L wrote me: Hello Dr. Kavokin, I was reading some of your literature and found it to be quite informative. I have a question that perhaps you may be able to answer: If a woman’s ovarian  cyst  ruptures, (especially multiple  cysts  from PCOS) can these ruptured  cysts  become an infection? Hi, MS. L Short…

Home Remedies For Thrush

The overgrowth of the fungi Candida Albicans is responsible for the onset of  Thrush , which is also know as Yeast Infection or Candidiasis.  Thrush  is not a serious disease but it can cause great discomfort for its sufferer. The best thing you can do then you think you have  thrush  is to see a doctor…

How To Prevent Hepatitis

 Hepatitis  is a very common disease that can cause a lot of damage to your liver. In cases of viral  hepatitis , there are some ways of prevention, but this generally speaking. The most important thing to if you do not want to get infected with  hepatitis  is to keep a very good hygiene of your…