Obesity Facts – Children and Obesity

If you have children of your own, or if you are an aunt, uncle, or grandparent it is more than likely that you are aware of childhood obesity but don’t have a real idea of what it is, or how best to deal with it. Loosely defined, childhood obesity is a condition where excess body…

5 Remedies For Cold Sores

Cold sores, which are also known as fever blisters, are blisters that usually occur somewhere around the mouth or on the lips. At first they tend to ooze a bit of liquid, but they eventually scab over. They are caused by herpes and they not only look bad, but they are painful as well. You’ll…

The Risks of Using Daivobet for Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disorder that is characterized by red scaly patches of skin all over the body. Psoriasis is not yet fully understood, and there is no clinical cure. However, there are many treatments available to control psoriasis-natural remedies for psoriasis often work just as well as clinical drugs. A popular clinical treatment…

10 Home Remedies Against Vaginal Fungus

Vaginal fungus among women is quite common. The causative agent responsible for the infection is a yeast called Candida albicans. The infection occurs when the number of these organisms increases to a certain level. What keeps these fungi in check is the acidity of the vagina. But there are times when the acidity level drops…

Will Soy Candles Affect My Soy Allergies?

Do you know someone who has an allergy to soy beans? It’s more common than you think. According to the Asthma and Food Allergy Foundation of America, soy allergies fall within the top nine food allergies for child and adult food allergy patients. Reactions can vary from red and itchy skin to anaphylaxis which needs…

Stop Smoking – Side Effects of Quitting

It is easy to just stop smoking, but the hardest part of quitting comes after you stop. The cravings for cigarettes, the frustration, the irritability, tiredness etc. are just a few of the side effects that you may expect when you stop smoking. When you quit, do not expect your body to accept the new…

Phobias, Cures and Christianity

Do spiders give you the creeps? Do heights send you wobbly at the knees? Does flying send you in a loop? “OK”, you say, “enough of the corny jokes!” (apologies if you have a phobia of feet). Let’s get down to it: When confronted with certain situations, activities, animals or people, do you find: your…

What Are Some Results of Untreated Anxiety?

For people that experience anxiety and panic attacks on a regular basis, it’s not uncommon for these issues to go untreated for various reasons. Panic attack and anxiety sufferers may be so embarrassed, paranoid, and fearful that others may think they are “crazy” that they just do everything in their power to avoid situations that…

Cosmetic Surgery For Toenails – What to Expect

Cosmetic surgery for toenails is a relatively minor procedure and usually takes just about 30 to 45 minutes. The first thing that the doctors will do is apply local anesthesia to the toe in question. They will then remove the part of the toe that has embedded itself in the surrounding skin. In extreme cases,…

The Ins and Outs of Sprained Ankles

SPRAINED ANKLE A sprained ankle occurs when a person goes over on the ankle-joint further than the tissues can allow. The force required to sprain an ankle varies with each individual. If two people went over on their ankles one of them may just rub it better and carry on forgetting about it very quickly.…

Most Common Symptoms of Mold Exposure

1. Headaches If you aren’t used to headaches and recently began to experience them in your home, you may have a mold problem. If you are experiencing headaches in your home like this, try testing it for a week or so. Keep track of when your headaches begin, when they stop, and where they occur.…