General Information about Breast Milk

Many formulas have continued research in their products and have made great strides towards making their formulas as close to real breast milk as possible. Breast feeding, when possible , however, is the best form of feeding required until your baby is at least six months old. After this amount of time you should be…

Tonsils Stones – How to Treat This Condition?

If you’ve noticed a white bump or several white bumps on the back of your throat then you have most likely immediately called the doctor or jumped onto a diagnose-yourself website. And, more often than not, the doctor will think you have a tonsil infection or inflammation called tonsillitis. They will take a swab, start…

Diabetic Diet Plan – Controlling Diabetes With Diet

Diabetes is often described as a metabolic disorder. This is because it is concerned with processing the foods that we eat (or in the case of diabetes being unable to process the foods). As glucose is absorbed into the bloodstream from the food we consume, the hormone insulin is secreted to facilitate the conversion of…

Type 2 Diabetes – Excess Sweating!

Excessive sweating is a problem for many individuals. The condition, known as hyperhidrosis, is estimated to affect approximately 180 million people worldwide. Some people suffer from it due to certain medical conditions. One condition that can create excessive sweating is diabetes. Diabetes does not directly cause hyperhidrosis, meaning excessive sweating is not a direct symptom…

Unbelievable Facts About Morbid Obesity

Morbid Obesity is becoming a growing problem all over the world. Individuals that carry 100 or more pounds of excess weight or those with BMI’s over 40 are becoming more and more common in everyday life. There are a lot of shocking facts about morbid obesity. For example morbid obesity is extremely costly to most…

Itchy Penis – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Experiencing an itching sensation in the genital region, primarily on the penis, is symptomatic of a patient having an “itchy penis.” Although some symptoms of itchy penis are easily treated, other symptoms may necessitate contacting a general practitioner to get advice on how to treat the underlying cause. Major causes of an itchy penis include:…

Chronic Cough – Allergy or Something Else?

Cough is common, and can linger, especially during the allergy season. But does cough equal allergy? A cough can be an annoying, embarrassing symptom, or an important clue leading to rapid diagnosis and effective treatment. It is one of the most common reasons to see a lung specialist, accounting for more than one third of…

Medical Marijuana – How It Can Help You

Medical marijuana is legal in several states and can provide benefits for people with a wide variety of medical issues. A doctor can prescribe cannabis (the medical name for marijuana) for different conditions. Most commonly, cannabis is prescribed for the relief of extreme pain. It can also increase appetite in chemotherapy patients who struggle with…

What is Psychological Depression?

It is one of the most common and most serious mental health problems facing people today. Psychological depression can interfere with a person’s ability to function effectively throughout the day or even to have the motivation to get out of bed in the morning and it is in fact so common that over 1 in…

Are Panic Symptoms and Phobias the Same?

They are only similar to a certain degree. Both are irrational reactions to fear and can make you nervous and perhaps paralyze you with fear to the extent you cannot function as you normally would. However your condition changes from panic to a phobia when you start to avoid the situation that causes you the…

The Relationship Between Fear, Anxiety, And Depression

Ultimately, all our depression and anxiety are born out of some sort of fear or the realization of a fear. Fear, according to the Bible, brings torment. This article explores the various mental, emotional, and spiritual torments that often lead to depression and anxiety. There is a direct correlation between fear and depression. In fact,…