Can Yogurt Fight Gastrointestinal Ulcers?

Recently, in a report presented at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, it was revealed that there is a new yogurt which appears to have the ability to fight the bacteria responsible for gastritis and stomach ulcers. In the report, which was based upon the result of human clinical studies, Japanese researchers…

Is It Safe To Eat Cinnamon If You Have Acid Reflux?

Acid reflux or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) happens when the stomach content spills over to esophagus. Poor diet, lack of exercise, and stress can contribute to this disease. If left untreated, it can cause inflammation and scarring of the esophagus. One of the natural remedies to relieve the symptoms of acid reflux is cinnamon, one…

Dental Infection, Focal Infection, Death and Dentistry

A statement I made earlier in this book, Root Canal Cover-Up exposed! Many Illnesses Result, is most likely causing some of my dental colleagues to bitterly resent the charge that our profession has unknowingly been responsible for the deaths of many of our patients. How could I make such a statement when not a single…

Swollen Ankle Causes

Swelling of the ankles is basically due to a buildup of fluids in the tissues surrounding that area. It can be attributed to many causes such as edema, where due to improper circulation, fluid is trapped between the cells. It can be a side effect from certain medications, such as those used to treat high…

The Best Heart Disease Treatment

Heart disease is a serious illness but luckily it can be treated. Whilst there are no cures to speak of, some treatments do manage to successfully control the condition and help you to live a happy life. So what options are open to you then? The Various Heart Disease Treatment Options Available There are quite…

Heart Diseases – Heart Attack

Heart attack is one of the most common types of heart diseases. If this disease becomes serious then it will lead to death. Heart attack is also known as myocardial infraction. The myocardial is derived from myocardium and the infraction is nothing but the dead tissues due to oxygen starvation. Attack occurs due to the…

Heart Disease Risks for Apple Shaped Body Types

Important news on body shape and heart disease risks. Having an apple shaped body, so called because the weight settles in your mid section, is common in stressed men, though women too are prone to this shape at midlife, after menopause. The risk of heart attack from having this body shape isn’t tied to increased…

Legends of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases – Robert Koch

The German physician Robert Koch (1843-1910) contributed so much to the field of microbiology and infectious diseases. A contemporary of Louis Pasteur, Koch worked as a physician most of his life. Some of the great contributions to the field of microbiology and infectious diseases include identifying the bacterium that causes anthrax (Bacillus anthracis) in 1877.…

With Oil of Oregano, You Can Be Free Of Coughs and Pneumonia

Most of us experience respiratory problems or have contracted a common respiratory disease at least once in our lives. Modern medical science has virtually identified all respiratory ailments. In addition, pharmaceutical companies have mass produced over-the-counter and prescription drugs that are designed to treat respiratory diseases. However, most of these drugs contain chemicals and toxins…

Chest Pain and Back Pain – Dealing With It

A combination of chest and back pain should be taken seriously, for it may be life-threatening. Chest pain in particular can signify any number of emergency threats to your health, including but not limited to heart attack, pneumonia, angina, pulmonary embolism, or even cancer. Get to a doctor or go to the hospital as soon…

Is Bronchitis Contagious? What You Need To Know

Whether bronchitis is contagious or not depends on the nature of the disease. There are two main types of bronchitis; acute and chronic bronchitis. The acute bronchitis is caused by viral infection and normally last for a short period of time. It is often accompanied by cough with wet sputum and severe chest pain. It…

Shoulder Pain? What an Orthopedic Doctor Can Do for You!

An orthopedic surgeon is a specialist using surgical and nonsurgical means to treat various forms of musculoskeletal trauma, injuries, including sports injuries, and various other diseases. Thus, for patients with various conditions involving shoulder and knee pain, an orthopedic surgeon, preferably one specializing in the shoulder, is the best hope for successfully dealing with the…