Cancer Treatment in India – Lung Cancer

Medical Tourism is the most recent trend in privatization of healthcare services and is gaining prominence in developing countries like India. The term ‘medical tourism’ here is not tourism in real sense of the word i.e. it is not destination tourism rather it involves medical health package tourism. Tourism here refers to the provision of…

Book Review: The Shallows, by Nicholas Carr

The question of whether new media technologies are mind numbing is an age old one, going back to classical antiquity. Nicholas Carr, in his new book The Shallows, a nuanced and considered study on the ill effects of too much Internet usage, uses the fascinating example of Plato and Socrates. History of New Media Technologies…

The All New 2012 Toyota Camry

Toyota, the name to be reckoned with in the automotive industry, has been a major torch-bearer for all car manufacturer’s world over by constantly improving its car designs and features as anticipated by its customers. It made its debut nearly 3 decades ago and has been quite a successful car by Toyota Motor Company. After…

Effective Home Remedies for Sore Throat That Work

Sore throat, also known as pharyngitis, is quite common a problem found in every home. The primary indication of sore throat is a swollen and painful throat. It may occur due to a number of causes that are listed as follows: 1. Viral attack can cause sore throat. Viruses causing mononucleosis and flu can cause…

Do You Want to Cure Tonsil Stones?

How many times have you spit out those gross white balls from the back of your throat and your are wondering how do you cure tonsil stones? Well the solution is not as difficult as you may think. It is just a matter of doing a few steps to keep them under control. First off…

Diabetes- Getting Down to the Basics

What is  diabetes ?  Diabetes  is a disease where your blood glucose (sugar) levels are above normal. It results from the inability of the glucose to get into your cells. As a result your cells are starving for their food (glucose). It would be like a starving person surrounded by tables of wonderful food but their…

Obesity – A Global Menace

I had the opportunity to attend one or two health forums last year. Besides I am a regular viewer of several discussions on television on health matters. The number one question in all those forums for the Doctors to answer was, ‘how to reduce my body weight’! About 50% of questions asked were regarding body…

Rash Allergy – Eliminating Allergens Which Cause Them

Eliminating a rash allergy requires identifying the allergen which is causing the response to occur in your skin. Unfortunately, that is easier said than done because there may be many triggers such as dust, pollen or food which may cause an allergic reaction. However, there is a scientific method to identifying an allergy trigger in…

Coping with Anxiety

 Anxiety  is a part of everyone’s life. There are different ways of dealing with different of  anxiety  owing different causes. Proper treatment and support can help a person to deal with their  anxiety  in a better way and making living with it better. And with time one can find himself or herself free from the…

Facts About Insomnia

There are several symptoms that may indicate that you are suffering from insomnia. Do you find it difficult to concentrate on work during the day? Are you experiencing daytime irritability, fatigue, or drowsiness? Do you wake up too early in the morning? Do you rely on alcohol or sleeping pills to get your sleep at…

Toe Pain, Why Does My Toe Hurt?

Why do I have Toe Pain? There are many reasons why you might have toe pain and it is important to find the cause is so you can get on your path to fixing or controlling the problem. This article outlines some of the most common causes and potential treatments. Common Causes of Toe Pain…

How to Get Rid of Toe & Finger Nail Fungus

A fungal infection of the toe or finger nails often results from a chronic athlete’s foot infection in our youthful years. This is also known as Onychomycosis. The toenail infection is not so easily eliminated and often continues as a seemingly perpetual problem. Nail fungus is made up of tiny organisms which is also known…