The Relationship Between ADHD and Superior Intelligence

What is ADHD and superior intelligence? ADHD is a disorder that occurs in childhood and is characterized by inattentiveness, distractibility, hyperactivity, and irritability. It can seriously interfere with academic performance, socialization, and daily difficulty in functioning. If you drew a circle and on the circumference wrote ADHD and each of its characteristics There is no…

How to Pull Yourself Out of Deep Depression

Depression is categorized according to its mildness and severity. Talking of deep depression, it is the form of severe depression or major depression or clinical depression. The chances of deep depression to occur in women are more than men. These are some of the common symptoms noticed in most of the patients suffering from deep…

Food Phobias and Picky Eating Habits in Adults

Adult food phobias are exactly that – adults who are either terrified of eating certain types of food or who are fussy and picky around food. This prevents a balanced diet and therefore has enormous future health implications. Selective eating is common in children and adolescents who are naturally picky about what they eat but…

Driving Anxiety – A Specific Anxiety Disorder

Many people who suffer from panic disorder and general anxiety may also suffer from driving anxiety. Driving anxiety is an example of a specific anxiety disorder. A specific anxiety disorder is one in which an individual may not feel anxious in general, such as generalized anxiety disorder, but will become anxious and panic in specific…

Insomnia – Was Heath Ledger A Victim?

I was as shocked as anyone by the recent sudden death of movie star Heath Ledger and revelations of his struggle with insomnia. Here was a strong, fit 28-year-old man in the prime of life found dead in his apartment surrounded by sleeping pills and anti-anxiety drugs. I’ll leave it for the experts to determine…

Best Products For Ingrown Toenails Treatment

Once you start noticing the symptoms of an ingrown toenail, you should give it attention right away. There are many different products for ingrown toenails removal that are available in most healthcare or beauty shops in the country. Here are some of the most common tools and products that can help you out. Ingrown Toenail…

Effectiveness of Laser Treatment For Nail Fungus

Everyone can get infected with toenail fungus. It only differs how a person keeps himself clean maintain a properly hygiene. That is why we need to keep our entire body clean. Fungi are living organisms which look for dark and damp areas to reside. Dirty and moist nails are a perfect place for them. The…

How to Heal Your Ankle Sprain – Fast!

It’s been widely accepted that an ankle sprain heals slowly. With the traditional treatment known as R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation), it usually takes 1-2 months. Most of us don’t have 4-8 weeks to lay around waiting for a sprained ankle to try and heal itself. Not only that, the ankle CANNOT heal itself well,…

How the Pancreas Works

The pancreas has two functions: a. Exocrine gland – Glands that discharge hormones into ducts b. Endocrine gland – Glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream The pancreatic endocrine function is to release the hormones insulin and glucagon into the bloodstream to regulate glucose levels. The pancreatic exocrine function releases digestive enzymes into the duodenum…

Leg Weakness, Causes And Treatment

Weakness in the legs occurs as a result of a decrease or loss of strength in any of the muscles or muscle groups involved in the movement of the legs. The most common causes of leg weakness are due to spinal cord/nerve compression or injury in the region of the lower back and include traumatic…

Pre Menstrual Syndrome (PMS) And Diet – Kelp

As we mentioned in previous article, premenstrual syndrome is defined as faulty function of the ovaries related to the women’s menstrual cycle, it effects a women’s physical and emotional state, and sometimes interferes with daily activities as a result of hormone fluctuation. The syndrome occurs one to two weeks before menstruation and then declines when…

Colon Cancer Polyps

Often, colon cancer begins as a small cluster of cells known as “colon polyps.” While benign at first, some of these polyps may become cancerous over time. Doctors routinely perform a colonoscopy to check for polyps once a patient is over 50 and they may advocate the removal of polyps, if found. While there is…

Calcified Fibroid – Older Women

While fibroids occur in the uterus, older women are more prone to develop a calcified fibroid. Women that are going through or have gone through menopause experience a decrease in estrogen. While this might be good at alleviating some of the other symptoms of fibroids like the heavy menstrual bleeding, it can also lead to…

What Causes Cysts in Your Home Drinking Water?

Do you have cysts in your home drinking water? Here you will learn everything that there is to know about the cysts that may be present in your home drinking water supply. Below is a simple question and answer format that should give you a better understanding of the subject. • What are Cysts, Anyway?…