Cholestatic Liver Disease

The term “cholestasis” literally means “standing still of bile.” When the flow of bile in your body is disrupted, anicteric cholestasis levels in the body will rise. Middle-aged women over the age of 40 are the ones who usually suffer from the chronic type of cholestatic liver disease. This type of disease is called “primary…

Why a Cat Urinates Everywhere

Do you find your cat urinating on your bed? Or do you find your cat urinating on the carpet? It is a common problem you will face if you raise a cat. This article will explain you some factors that can make your cat urinate outside the litter box. Here are some factors that can…

Headache Nausea Can Be a Key to Treatment

Are you experiencing nausea along with your headaches? Then you must read this article to the very end because it contains valuable information about the the kind of headaches you may be suffering – and how your headaches can be treated. This is vitally important information because your headaches could be migraines – and you…

Fish and Seafood Poisoning

In my previous article on shellfish and crustaceans I referred to instances of when seafood became contaminated once it was out of the sea. There are many forms of seafood poisoning and I would like to talk of one of the more problematic and undetectable forms of seafood poisoning that we encounter quite often. In…

Steroid-Based Medications and Stomach Problems

We recently received a call from a concerned mother telling us that after her son, who suffers from asthma, was put on the steroid-based medication Perdisone, and then the following day in school began vomiting violently and was sent home. Unfortunately, this is not an entirely uncommon occurrence. Steroids can have harmful effects on the…

Low Stomach Acid and Cancer?

Approximately 40% of adults over the age of 40 are afflicted with low stomach acid. It’s not that hard to tell whether you have it or not. Here are some questions to ask yourself and if you find yourself answering “yes” to more than a few then chances are you have low stomach acid and…

What Causes Acid Reflux?

Though the root causes are often unclear, perhaps the most prevalent acid reflux cause is a poor diet. Acid reflux occurs during digestion, when the stomach churns up acid or refluxes it into the esophagus, causing a burning sensation in the chest or throat. So if you eat too many highly acidic foods like tomato…

Acid Reflux – How To Use Baking Soda For Acid Reflux

One of the oldest remedies for acid reflux is using baking soda. The thought of using baking soda for acid reflux may turn many people off and that’s understandable considering it’s used for many other applications. The simple fact is, used correctly, it can help neutralize the bane of heartburn and acid reflux in acid.…

What Are The Most Common Cardiovascular Disease Causes?

For many individuals knowing how to manage and reduce cardiovascular disease causes defines much of how they lead their lives. Others choose to travel down the road of cardiovascular disease causes blindly until that pivotal moment when a heart attack or stroke changes their lives forever. It is safe to say that in United States…

Hemorrhoids And Colon Cancer

If you suffer from hemorrhoids and are concerned about whether or not this condition can lead to colon cancer, you might want to read this article to help put some of your fears to rest. To understand the differences between the two and whether or not there is a link between them, one needs to…