A Cream For Rashes – How To Remedy Your Eczema

You can’t just select any cream for rashes. Insisting on doing so only puts you at risk of causing even more irritation to your skin. At worst, the rashes may spread to more areas of your body – and rashes aren’t all that attractive. On a visit to the dermatologist, try viewing dermatitis pictures taken…

Remedies For Red Cracked Corner of Mouth Sores

Having a cracked corner of mouth is a painful and embarrassing thing. Although this happens to many people during the dry, cold months of winter, it can strike at any time. Angular Cheilitis is a problem that people of all ages have to deal with. It’s hard to know exactly what to do to help…

Psoriasis And Parasites – Is There A Connection?

First off, parasites are a fact of life since the beginning of mankind. That is how I made the connection between Psoriasis of biblical times and today, and more so since WWII because of the amplitude of processed foods (when govt. made it easier and cheaper for families to feed themselves). As I once said,…

Foot Fungus And What To Do About It

The fungus that causes Athlete foot is named Trichophyton and is a skin infection. Athlete foot is caused by the ringworm fungus (“tinea” in medical jargon). Athlete foot is also named tinea pedis. The fungus that causes Athlete foot can be found on floors and in socks and clothing. The symptoms of Athlete foot include…

Allergies – Causes and Effects of Allergies

What is an Allergy Allergy is a reaction that occurs in individuals who are sensitive to certain substances such as cosmetics, animal hair, pollen food, medication or to certain climactic conditions like heat or sunshine that in others may be harmless. An allergic reaction may come about anyplace on the body: in the eyes, on…

Soft Drinks

BENEFITS o Isotonic drinks help to replace lost fluid and energy very quickly after vigorous activity DRAWBACKS o Can be high in sugar, which may contribute towards tooth decay o Acidic drinks can erode the enamel on your teeth o Ii is possible to consume excessive amounts of caffeine if you drink too many cola…

Anxiety Atenolol – How Good Is It

For sufferers of anxiety atenolol comes in tablet form. They may be taken with or without food and should be taken according to the directions on the prescription label. Atenolol tablets belong to a class of medicines known as beta blockers. Beta blockers are used to treat palpitations, sweating and tremors. They are also prescribed…

First Aid For A Sprained Ankle

Sprained ankles are one of the most commonly seen sports injuries. They are usually caused by sudden movement or twist that overstretches and tears the supporting ligaments of the ankle joint, causing swelling and pain. This is a common injury especially with athletes and sportspersons who participate in activities that call for a lot of…

Signs of Diabetes – Slow Healing Bruises Or Cuts

“This cut is not healing.” “I am unable to wear shorts because of ugly cut on my calf.” “I do not know how I got this bruise.” “I cannot wear sleeveless shirts because of ugly bruise on arms.” “This bruise is taking the longest healing time.” “Finally I have understood that I should never wear…

Herniated Discs in Dogs and Treatment Options

What a Herniated Disc Is The disc that sets between the spinal vertebrae ruptures when the dog has a herniated disc. When the disc ruptures the gel-like material on the inside of it seeps out. This material then can become hardened and calcified, which lessens its shock-absorption ability. Pressure can cause this hardened substance to…