Calf Cramps May Be From Sciatica

When you are getting cramps in your calves at night, the immediate response from the medical establishment is that you are lacking potassium and the cramps are the result of some systemic deficit. Well I would like to suggest an alternative explanation as to why this may be occurring. Could it be that the calf…

The Personality Traits Of A Taurus Baby

Your Taurus Baby.. April 20 – May 20 Taurus babies are usually quiet and calm. They are pleasant characters, sometimes a little shy, and they dislike being the centre of attention but respond well to affection, showing a great deal of affection in return. Although outbursts are rare, a Taurus baby dislikes being opposed and…

Sleep, Snoring and Stress: Are They Related?

Are you losing sleep because of snoring? Are you the one that snores or is it your partner? It is a common condition, but that does not mean that it is easy to ignore the condition. Snoring is not to be ignored. There are ways to treat snoring to reduce the intensity or eliminate it…

How To Recognize The Symptoms Of Adult Ear Infection

While ear infections in children are common, they can still affect adults and are caused by bacteria getting inside the ear. Cause Of Adult Ear Infection Bacteria enters the middle ear through what is known as the eustachian tube. When this happens, infection usually occurs. The resultant infection swells the middle ear lining which in…

Smoke Rises Metabolic Syndrome Risk

Metabolic syndrome is a very dangerous situation. It is a cluster of conditions such as high blood pressure and high blood levels of glucose. Because of that disorder heap, metabolic syndrome raises the risk of heart disease and diabetes. The likelihood that adolescents will develop metabolic syndrome rises in cases of exposure to tobacco smoke,…

Diabetes – The 6 Points That Will Explain it to You

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease in which patients present with absolute or relative insulin deficiency. It affects about 6% of western populations and is a major contributing factor for heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and peripheral vascular disease. Diabetes mellitus is also the leading cause of new blindness without a cure. 1. Types of…

Current Health Articles on Obesity

Obesity is a health problem which is growing very rapidly all over the world. Current health articles are emphasizing the importance of diet and exercise to keep your body weight and to avoid obesity at all costs. It is extremely important to make sure you are maintaining a good body weight in order to avoid…

How to Get Rid of Gout Tophi Naturally

Tophi gout is that painful stage in gout where horrible-looking ‘lumps’ appear at the joints. And if left untreated they can cause some serious issues. Luckily, there are drugs that can help, but they can have side effects, and, they need to be taken regularly. But, there are natural treatment alternatives for tophi gout you…

Vaginal Rash – Is it Bacterial Vaginosis?

A lot of women suffer from vaginal rash but often lack the courage and feel humiliated when opening up or seeking medical advice or treatment. Having a rash on your vaginal area can be irritating and in worst cases, too painful to bear that urinating would feel like being cut or burned. This causes the…

Sore Penis Skin – When Urinary Incontinence Is to Blame

Urinary incontinence is most frequently associated with aging. However, while it is more common in older men, younger males may also experience dribbling and leakage for a variety of reasons. This is not only uncomfortable and embarrassing in itself – it can also lead to additional problems like sore penis skin. The right approach to…

How to Cure Psoriasis – Internal Cleansing

My father suffered from a really serious bout of psoriasis for the best part of 20 years and no matter what conventional treatments were given to him by the dermatologists, it lingered and worsened over time before it really was affecting his life severely. His self confidence, belief and attitude towards things in general just…

Onychomycosis – Toenail Fungal Infection

Fungal infection of the toenail – Onychomycosis – is caused my an organism called a dermatophyte, which is a form of fungus. Toenail fungus infects 3% to 5% of all people in the United States – about 35 million people! Researchers agree that this infection is more prevalent in older people and men tend to…

The True Cause Of Allergies – It’s In The Liver

I used to be allergic and asthmatic. Allergy shots and allergy treatments from age 6 to age 16 made me into a spacey human pin cushion. Inhalers and medications were kept in every corner of my life. I remember going to the emergency room one Christmas Eve for adrenaline. My asthma was life-threatening at times.…