Foot Fungus

Foot fungus affects millions of people. It is caused by an infection that develops under the nail. It usually starts with the big toe and can spread from there to the other toes. If left untreated the nail will harden and then fall off. On the foot the infection can be itchy and irritating. If…

Allergies And Allergy Symptoms

In this news peace by the Holistic medical community we discus the allergies. It is not the foreign substance or organism itself that causes this but your body’s own immune system overreacting. Usually this is an overreaction to histamine, a chemical that the body releases to fight microbial invaders. Hay fever season One of the…

Physical Symptoms of Depression

Depression is often called “mental illness” and most of us know about the emotional symptoms of depression. However, clinical depression frequently causes physical symptoms as well. In fact, a lot of people with depression feel pain or other physical indications, which include: Headaches. These are somewhat widespread physical symptoms of depression in people. If one…

The Phobia Dream

Sally could not believe it! How did this happen? Here she was in this four-by-four foot enclosure, alone, surrounded by four solid walls. It was pitch dark. Her anxiety increasing by the minute, she groped around for a door, a window, a hole a crack…anything to connect me to the outside world but found none.…

How Do You Spell (Anti-Anxiety) Relief?

Natural Anti-Anxiety Relief can be provided in many ways. Making sure that you get plenty of good food, sleep and adequate exercise goes a long way towards and provides a good basis for natural anti-anxiety relief. If your body is well nourished and fully exercised, there is less of an extreme response to  anxiety  and…

The Truth About Treating Insomnia

 Insomnia  is when a person is unable to sleep, or stay asleep for a desirable amount of time. Usually someone who is an insomniac complains of not being able to just close their eyes for a few minutes at a time. Prolonged or chronic  insomnia  can also affect a person’s physical appearance, often making them…

What Causes Cold Sores

It is believed that approximately 80% of Americans have the cold sore virus. Of that number, approximately 20% will have an outbreak. But what exactly is a cold sore, where do they come from, and why do they break out every now and then? Cold sores are also known as fever blisters or to give…

Over the Counter Nail Fungus Medication

What is over the counter  nail   fungus  medication? Strictly speaking, it is a remedy for toenail fungal infections that can be purchased without a prescription. When we talk about OTC medications, we are usually talking about commercial products specifically manufactured for self care of a medical condition. In the case of fungal  nails , however, the…

Common Forms of Birth Injury

A new addition to the family is usually a joyous time. Birthing a baby is a very big event, involving several months of preparation and readiness. However, most mothers have a sixth sense that they use in order to detect when there is something wrong with the baby. It may cry a bit more than…

Heartburn Medication Side Effects

Various Nexium side effects are known to occur. Below is a look at some side effects which have been categorized by body system. Gastrointestinal – Gastrointestinal side effects that may occur as a result of taking nexium include bowel irregularity, dyspepsia, aggravated constipation, dysplasia, epigastric pain, dysphagia, eructation, anorexia, esophageal disorder, frequent stools, gastroenteritis, GI…

When Good Bugs Go Bad

When Good Bugs Go Bad Small bowel overgrowth (SBO) is a condition of the small intestine that allows too many bacteria, typically Lactobacillus, to develop and thrive. “So what”, you ask? Well the “so what” is that Lactobacillus bacteria are not welcome in that area. They compete with the host (that would be you) for…