The Scary Truth About Soy Protein and Bodybuilding

Inevitably there’s a myth that soy protein is horrible for bodybuilding and that if you are any where near serious about working out or building muscle you will stay away from it. In fact, some sites show ‘studies’ that soy protein and soy products can be detrimental to your health. And while it’s true that…

Infant Breathing How To Tell Whats Normal And Whats Not

Infant Breathing: When you bring your infant home from the hospital, you suddenly realize you’re on your own. Where are those wonderful maternal-infant nurses? Who do you ask for advice when you have questions about what is normal infant behavior and what warrants a call to the doctor? Among your many questions, no doubt you…

Best Ankle Braces For Arthritis

What is the cause of ankle arthritis? When the joint that connects the shin bone to the ankle bone gets worn, you may experience arthritis. It can cause swelling and pain in your ankle. There can be several causes for the condition. The most common reason that people develop arthritis is due to a previous…

The Diagnosis and Treatment of Sesamoiditis

Pain under the big toe joint can have many causes, although one common cause is unique to the anatomy of the big toe joint itself. Inflammation of two small, unique bones called sesamoids can cause significant pain under this joint. This article will discuss the condition known as sesamoiditis, and the treatment options available. Sesamoiditis…

The Low Down on Shoulder Injections for Pain Management

When a patient has a painful shoulder, it is often possible to treat the individual without surgery. This is especially true if the patient has impingement syndrome or a partial rotator cuff tear. Treatments such as physical therapy, anti-inflammatory medication and Tylenol, chiropractic treatment, and injection treatments can make all the difference. What are the…

Conversation on Living With Cerebral Palsy

Yesterday, I went online to look for sites related to Cerebral Palsy. Although I saw a couple of sites with medical information and a personal site about a particular person, I did not see a website dedicated to the conversation of daily living with CP. Searching for Answers For example, where is the answer to…

Erb’s Palsy and Childbirth

Erb’s Palsy is one of the most famous types of long-term damage that can occur as the result of birth injuries. Also known as Erb-Duchenne Palsy and Brachial Plexus Palsy, it is the paralysis of an arm caused by injury to the nerves of the upper arm, usually during the birthing process. Depending on the…

Does Flat Head Syndrome Correct Itself Naturally?

If your baby is suffering from flat head syndrome (also known as brachycephaly) you may be wondering whether you should seek treatment or leave the condition in the hopes that it will resolve itself. Babies are born with naturally malleable heads and, in some cases, flat head syndrome will correct itself naturally over time. However,…

Tonsil Stones 101 – Some of the Signs of Tonsil Stones

The tonsils are an important part of the human immune system. The help catch and kill bacteria or viruses in the mouth, helping to prevent infections. In the main, this system works well, however some people are prone to tonsil stones whose scientific name is tonsilloliths. This condition plagues many more people than one might…

Natural Alternatives to Diabetes Drugs

Natural therapies such as diet changes, exercise, and specific nutritional supplements are very helpful in helping to better manage type 1 and type 2 diabetes. If followed closely, they can effectively reverse pre-diabetes. It is important to consult with your doctor prior to starting a nutritional protocol for diabetes. Proper monitoring is very important. Proper…

The Obesity Epidemic and Juvenile Diabetes

The increasing obesity epidemic among children today is thought to be a leading cause in the increase in juvenile diabetes in this country today. While not everyone agrees on the causes and affects it is hard to argue with the continuing increase of children with Type 2 diabetes who are also overweight. In fact as…

Vaginal Rash

Vaginal rashes are not anything to laugh about. They are irritating, sometimes itchy and even painful. They come about as a result of different conditions, or sometimes as a precursor to something more serious. These rashes sometimes come under the guise of very serious conditions such as yeast infections, genital herpes, genital herpes and trichomoniasis.…