Fitting in Fitness

Congratulations. You have kick-started or geared up your exercise program. But how do you retain this newfound fitness when you go back to your daily routine? Do you have what it takes to keep up with the life enhancing habits that you are now becoming accustomed to? I hope that some of these simple tips…

Herbs Glossary

There are several types of herbs. One of the most common classifications is according to their use. We can have aromatic, culinary, ornamental and medicinal herbs. Below you will find a list of medicinal herbs and their benefits. You can use them as a guide so that you know what to do with them or…

The Causes Of Halitosis Unveiled!

It’s that repulsive oral odor. It’s that stinky smell coming out of someone’s mouth, maybe even your own. Yes I am referring to that culprit commonly known as bad breath. Bad breath is not a simple condition that you can easily shrug off or ignore. Although it does not always cause serious dental and medical…

Lupus Treatment – The Natural Way

Lupus treatment usually involves medications whereby you will be given by your physician various kinds of them. The medicines that will be given are Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs, corticosteroids, anti-malarial and immunosuppressant drugs. Pain relief is the action of NSAIDS, as most people afflicted with lupus have this common problem. Anti-malarial were also proven to be…

Diabetes and Pregnant Women

There are two important issues regarding diabetes and pregnancy. The first concerns the diabetic who wants to conceive and carry a healthy baby to full term and delivery (pre-existing diabetes). And the second issue involves the development of gestational diabetes in a woman who previously showed no sign of the disease. For the first issue:…

Obesity in America

Obesity has been identified as a pandemic in the US for more than two decades and yet the numbers of obese and overweight grown-ups and kids keep growing. In my opinion, this illness burdens the medical care system, strains commercial resources, and has wide-ranging social results. This article will give you a quick outline of…

Effects of Lyme Disease Rash

Borrelia burdorferi is the bacteria carried by ticks from mice and deer which are then transmitted to the victim through bites which cause rashes. Lyme disease is not only possible for humans but to domestic pets as well commonly the dogs and the cats. Common habitats for ticks are shrubs and grass. They will attach…

Causes Of Sore Itchy Scalp

There can be many causes of sore itchy scalp problems. In rare cases it can be put down to a lack of hygiene, though that is generally not the case for most people and it can in fact more likely be attributed to excessive washing or the use of harsh shampoos and conditioners that cause…

What is Psoriasis?

What is  psoriasis  and how does a person get this troublesome skin problem? When a person finds himself diagnosed with this problem, the question “what is  psoriasis ?” will certainly pop up. In a nutshell, it is actually a skin condition that a person gets through heredity, and it often results in the emergence of lesions,…

Skin Fungus Is Contagious!

Be it Nail  Fungus , Athlete’s Foot, Ringworm (all Tinea) or any other type of Skin  Fungus , it is, indeed contagious. Not only to people who come in contact with your, but also to animals and to other parts of you body! This is why so many people, after contracting (they “caught” it too) toe nail…

Allergy Asthma, What Can You Do?

30% to 35% of all North Americans have allergy asthma. These numbers have increased significantly in the past 20 years. As a result both the sufferer and the sufferers’ family have seen a reduction in both quality of life and productivity. The impact can be devastating and even life threatening. The allergy asthma population is…

Mean Foods – Negative Mind – Body Reactions

Do you realize that many of the foods you choose on a daily basis are affecting your behavior in a negative fashion? They may lead to feelings of extreme   irritability , fatigue, argumentative inclinations, enhance obsessive compulsive disorder, and severe anxiety reactions. They affect both the mind and body, creating an unstable emotional and physical environment.…

The Seriousness of Depression

Just about everywhere I went out on the Internet, I found these two words together and were almost companions…”depression and suicide!” The stigma associated with mental illness in this country has to come to a halt! The discrimination; the name-calling…”nut-cake” and “crackpot” has to stop! The fear of getting fired from a job in this…

Inherited Phobias

Psychologists classify phobias such as stress disorders manifested through exaggerated episodes of anxiety experienced by individuals who cannot overcome a fear produced by external stimuli although no threats could be associated with those stimuli. The causes, which might generate phobias, are extremely diversified mainly because phobias are either inherited or developed by the sufferers’ psyche.…