How to Prevent Tonsil Stones (and Why They Cause Bad Breath)

Tonsil stones can create a condition known as Halitosis, which is a stubborn bad breath and taste disorder many people suffer from. Tonsil stones, also called tonsilloliths, are those nasty whitish/yellow colored, foul-smelling, lumps on your tonsils. These tonsil stones are caused by an accumulation of sulfur-producing bacteria and debris that becomes lodged in the…

Obesity – Natural Herbs To Your Rescue

The traditional Ayurveda study favors the use of certain specific natural herbs for treating obesity or reducing weight. These herbs are not just effective but also are safe for use as these do not render any kind of side effects on body. Have a look at some of the natural herbs recommended by ayurveda for…

Physical Or Mental Disorders – Depression

Studies have shown that depression due to gender bias, often gets in the way of correct diagnosis of psychosocial disorders. In one study, for instance, 175 mental health professionals those are suffering from depression or physical or mental disorder, of both genders, were asked to diagnose a patient based upon a summarized case history. Some…

How to Overcome Fear of Surgery Easily

Many people are afflicted with a fear of surgery. An operation during which the surgeon actually cuts one open while one is still alive is a fearsome prospect. The very fact of needing to undergo this dire procedure seems to imply that one’s condition is dire. Some people panic at the thought of being put…

Ingrown Toenail Symptoms – Tell Me What You See

An ingrown toenail is absolutely an irritating and aggravating health condition suffered by many in today’s population. It occurs when the pointed corner of the toenail continues to grow and invades the soft and delicate tissue of the skin of the toe causing redness, pain, swelling, and on occasion infection. Ingrown toenail symptoms are fairly…

Black Spot Under Toenail Treatments and Prevention

A black spot under toenails can be caused by a few things. If you’ve recently sustained any sort of trauma to your toenail this could cause a bruise. However, if this is not the case there’s certainly a good chance that toenail fungus is the culprit. Fortunately this can be easy to treat and prevent…

High Ankle Sprain – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

One of the common injuries that can be acquired in sports or strenuous exercise is the high ankle sprain or syndesmotic ankle sprain. This oftentimes occurs if the ligaments that connect the fibula and the tibia are stretched to the extent that they are torn. Compared to normal sprain, where the tendons and ligaments were…

Stress Creates Neck and Shoulder Pain

Lately I’ve seen patients with a lot of muscle tension in their neck and shoulders. Their shoulders are hunched up under their ears, and their necks so stiff they can barely move them. Severe neck and shoulder stiffness and pain may require physical therapy to alleviate symptoms, but I’d like to share with you the…

Digestive Problems Can Lead to Bad Breath

A common enemy in the fight against bad breath is your very own stomach. The stomach, as you know, is a storage and processing zone for food. Along with food, the stomach contains many different kinds of bacteria and enzymes. Many of these bacteria help in the process of digestion; however, some of the bacteria…