Foods To Avoid With Fibroids

There are a number of foods to avoid with fibroids, many of which you are probably already familiar with. With so much nutritional advice around these days, we can usually tell by looking at a food or at least by reading the label if it is something we should be avoiding. First of all, lets…

Oral Thrush Symptoms and Treatment

Oral thrush, which is also known as a yeast infection of the mouth, happens when the body fails to properly manage yeast which is naturally found all about the human body. Oral Thrush can cause an uncomfortable burning sensation, and is accompanied by white spots occurring on the tongue, cheeks and roof of the mouth.…

All You Need to Know About Hepatitis C

The most fearsome of all types of hepatitis is the hepatitis C. This disease, hepatitis C has been considered by many specialists to be an epidemic. It is also known as a silent illness, because you can get hepatitis C for many years and not even know that. Studies have also shown that almost a…

Dogs Throwing Up Undigested Food

Dogs throw up at some time or another in their life time. An occasional vomiting is normal and it is a natural way of getting rid of unwanted food or foreign elements. Ingesting unfamiliar or inedible foods and gorging can cause an upset stomach that results in vomiting. Indigestion due to a variety of reasons…

Protein Poisoning Symptoms

There are too many protein poisoning symptoms to list in this short article. Degenerative diseases of all kinds are either directly or indirectly caused by protein poisoning. Let us start with cancer. Cancer is caused, when excess protein in the body, causes an adverse reaction to a toxic substance, resulting in the body losing control…

Eat Well With an Ulcer

Peptic ulcers are often a side effect of having too much stress, smoking, excessive alcohol usage, and even bacteria. Whatever might be the cause-stomach ulcers affect nearly 10% of the population in America. The perception is that bland foods are part of the treatment is not entirely true. Here are a few flavorful recipes that…

Foods To Avoid With Acid Reflux

The list of foods to avoid with acid reflux is shorter than some people may think. People may be under the impression that they’re going to have to change their entire diets, eliminating a good portion of the food that they actually like in the process of improving their health. However, in many cases, they…

Natural Remedies for Reflux

Here are a few remedies that will help you, your older child, or your baby to cope with reflux. Babies suffering from Reflux Babies who repeatedly vomit are often diagnosed with reflux. A baby’s sphincter muscle opens to allow food to pass through to the baby’s stomach and then it closes to keep the food…

Apples For Gastric Reflux

Has anyone cured acid reflux? To find the answer to this one, I typed in the natural cure for acid reflux, and the answer according to many sources, is most definitely yes. There appear to be many cures for gastric reflux. These include Artemisia Asiatica or Wormwood, garlic, Vitamin U, yoghurt, acidophilus and other probiotics,…

Do You Know What Systemic Lupus Is?

The immune system is a mysterious mechanism. Like a pitbull, the immune system will guard against foreign attackers mercilessly to protect its home, and yet, it can also turn on its master, attacking it ferociously all the same. Doctors aren’t exactly sure what causes the autoimmune disease called systemic lupus, but they suspect it’s a…

Eyelid Eczema

Eyelid Eczema is a problem characterized by scaling, erythema and edema associated with burning and pruritus caused by irritants and allergens in the atmosphere. This is because the skin near and around the eyes is thin and sensitive hence vulnerable to allergens and irritants. Other causes may be hypersensitivity to environmental allergens like the dust,…

How Does Nutrition Affect Heart Disease

Can nutrition play a role in heart health? How does nutrition affect heart disease? These are really good questions and some of the answers might really surprise you. So if you have a few minutes to spare why don’t we jump right into our article about how does nutrition affect heart disease. Nutrition has been…

EKG Strips – Recording Heart Waves Through EKG Strips

Getting an electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is standard treatment procedure for handling heart ailments. An electrocardiograph works to monitor your heart’s electrical activity and from the data printed out on the EKG strips, the doctor pinpoints distress signals such as abnormal rhythms caused by possible cardiac problems. In some disorders as in the case of…

Work-Related Heart Attack

Some of the most severe occupational injuries are those which show no outward signs and which can complicate far more than a person’s work life. Such is the case with heart attacks. Heart attacks are often fatal, but when a person is fortunate enough to survive, he or she is still likely to experience severe…