Athletes Foot Cures – 5 Ways to Cure Athletes Foot

Athletes Foot, also known by its medical term as Tinea Pedis, is an infection on the foot caused by a plant like microorganism that uses the foot's dead tissues to feed itself. Due to the intense and sometimes adverse conditions athletes usually put on their feet from training and competitive performances, this bacteria tend to…

How to Prevent Ankle Sprains – Anatomy (Part 1)

One of the most common injuries of the lower extremities is an ankle sprain. While people often associate a sprained ankle with sports, all kinds of people sprain their ankles every day. It's an injury that could be caused by something as simple as walking of a curve, stepping on a rock, or missing a…

Causes Of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

The gastrointestinal tract, also known as the GI tract is one of the most important parts of the digestive system in the human body. The organs that make up the GI tract include the esophagus, small intestine with duodenum, stomach, colon/large intestine, the rectum and finally the anus. When gastrointestinal bleeding is mentioned, it means…

Colon Cleansing To Prevent Colon Polyps

Colon cleansing can help prevent the growth of colon polyps. Developing colon polyps is pretty common nowdays. If you have been diagnosed with them, you may wonder if this condition is severe at all and if they are signs of colon cancer. What are colon polyps? A colon polyp is a small growth of cells…

Infertility From Fibroids

Did you know that many women carry extra growths of tissue called fibroids on and inside their uterus without even knowing about them? This may seem unnerving but these growths are mostly unnoticeable and many live long and happy lives without ever having any procedures done on them. But sometimes these growths can become a…

Preventing and Treating Your Thrush Infection

A thrush infection, aka yeast infection, affects more than 75% of women at some point in their lives and millions every single year. It can cause very nasty symptoms but is easily traduced effectively through a variety of methods. Candida albicans is the fungus that will cause a yeast infection. It is found in moist…

The Truth About Hepatitis

While Hepatitis A is really only a risk in underdeveloped countries, there are a combined 5.25 million people in America living with Hepatitis B and C. The consequences of not under Hepatitis treatment can be chronic hepatitis, which can lead to serious liver damage and death. With that in mind, it's important to understand the…

Cirrhosis of the Liver – What Are Some Symptoms?

Cirrhosis of the liver can bring a variety of symptoms. You can read more about some of them in this article. Before continuing, please remember that this list is not complete, as only some of the possible known symptoms are considered here. It is possible to have cirrhosis without having any of the symptoms mentioned…

Tick-Bite Symptoms

Ticks are parasites that feed on the blood of mammals, birds, and reptiles. Tick ​​bites occur when a tick attaches itself to a host and feeds on it. Not all tick bites cause diseases. In fact, a major of tick bites are harmless. However, if a tick is found attached to the skin, it must…

The Future of Food Safety – FDA's Version

On July 7th, 2011, the FDA's Office of Global Regulatory Operations and Policy published a special report entitled: "Pathway to Global Product Safety and Quality." This report is available on the FDA website. Please follow the link at the bottom of this article. This report should be read by every American food producer and also…

Natural Cures For Peptic Ulcers

Peptic ulcer, also known as ulcus pepticum or stomach ulcer is an ulcer of an area of ​​the gastrointestinal tract. It may be the symptoms of another disease or condition. It will get worse if not treated. Most peptic ulcers are caused by a bacteria called Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) and anti-inflammatory drugs such as…