Peptic Ulcer – 4 Key Points on Patient Education

Patient education regarding causes, risk factors, and therapy of peptic ulcer disease is very essential for ulcer healing and for preventing ulcer recurrence. In this article, I’m focusing on 4 key points on peptic ulcer disease (PUD) patient education. The aim of this article is to help healthcare professionals who deliver (PUD) patient education to…

Cause Of Heartburn And Relief – Fast & Easy!

Heartburn is a problem that affects people of all ages and both men ad women. The basic cause of heartburn is that the food particles and the acid from the stomach leak beck into the gullet or the esophagus. The food we eat passes thorough the gullet and into the stomach thorough a pipe and…

3 Reasons Fish Oil is Bad For You

There’s a lot of talk about Fish Oil these days and a few people have recently asked my thoughts on taking it. I’ve looked for solid, scientifically backed information from people not selling fish or fish oil to help me understand more about the benefits and/or drawbacks. What I’ve found is some great information that…

Why Am I Hungry All the Time? 4 Potential Causes

There are a multitude of reasons as to the reason for the question ‘why am I hungry all the time?’ Some are lifestyle related, some medical and some natural. If your appetite has suddenly changed, then it may well be necessary for you to seek medical advice. But if it is something which has been…

Heart Attack Symptoms for Women – No Chest Pain?

You notice that Mom just doesn’t look right and you ask her if she’s ok. “I’m just tired, that’s all, it’s no big deal.” You sit and talk with her for a little while longer. She looks a little pale and starts to have trouble breathing. “I just haven’t been sleeping well. I’m fine, don’t…

Heart Attacks – Some Causes and Symptoms

Heart attacks occur when there is a shortage of oxygen to the heart. Oxygen is supplied to the heart by blood which flows through arteries that cover the surface of the heart. These are called coronary arteries. Cholesterol can build up in these arteries. This buildup is called plaque and it causes the arteries to…

Fenugreek – Fights Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity

Although fenugreek seeds are used extensively in the recipes of countries in the Middle and Far East, in the West it is not as well known as many other spices. Not only does fenugreek impart a characteristic flavour and tang to food but it also has several very important disease preventing characteristics. In traditional medicine,…

Laser Hair Loss Treatment – Can Light Grow New Hair?

A laser hair loss treatment works under the premise that light can heal. This alternative treatment is for both men and women, and it works to stimulate new hair growth, as well as aid thinning hair and a problematic scalp. The laser treatment is designed to stimulate the body’s natural healing energy. Its basic theory…

Recovering From Tumor Surgery

After undergoing tumor surgery, there are a number of things you can do in order to help your recovery. Here are some suggestions that will assist you in bouncing back after the ordeal of undergoing a surgical procedure involving the removal of a tumor. One of the first things to remember is that, depending on…

Eosinophilic Pneumonia – A Severe Atypical Form of Pulmonary Disease

Eosinophilic pneumonia is a very rare, atypical form of pneumonia that generates lung inflammation, pronounced difficulty in breathing and eosinophilic reactions at pulmonary level. Although the actual causes of eosinophilic pneumonia remain unknown, the accumulation of eosinophils inside the lungs triggered by the disease reveals the infectious character of this type of pneumonia. Eosinophils are…