Understanding Cysts on Ovaries During Pregnancy

Cysts are generally tricky, but nothing can be trickier than cysts on ovaries during pregnancy. This is because, not one, but two lives are on the line – the mother’s and the baby’s. However, by knowing the nitty-gritty and the risks involved when cysts on ovaries during pregnancy are involved, you’ll find that it’s not…

Infectious Canine Hepatitis – A Look at Hepatitis in Dogs

Infectious canine hepatitis is a highly contagious disease. The virus that causes this disease can cause damage to your dog’s liver as well as other organs. If treatment isn’t sought quickly, the disease is usually fatal. Puppies are especially susceptible to life-threatening complications. Cause As mentioned earlier, hepatitis in dogs is caused by a virus.…

Liver Treatment Medicine

Hepatitis A You are likely to contract Hepatitis A if you have been in contact with water or food that has been contaminated with the virus. You might also contract the disease if you have come into contact with the blood or the stool of the person who has the disease currently. No medication is…

What is HACCP? How to Prevent Food Poisoning

HACCP is basically health and safety for food so it doesn’t make you sick or even kill you through food poisoning, poor hygiene, sanitation or contamination. HACCP was devised by NASA (that’s right.. NASA) and Pilsbury Corporation (USA’s largest food manufacturer in the 60’s) in the build up to the space race between the USA…

Foods to Eat For Heartburn Relief

Heartburn is something that many people may experience, but they may not know different ways they can get relief from this pain. People experience the pain of heartburn underneath their abdomen. This is a sharp pain that makes people uncomfortable whenever they experience it. There are some foods that people consume that may cause them…

H Pylori Can Lead To Vitamin B12 Deficiency

H Pylori can cause an individual to have a Vitamin B12 deficiency. It is also a known contributor to gastritis, ulcers, and it can prevent to stomach from being able to absorb the Vitamin B12 you consume. According to the information on the PCC Natural Markets website, an infection of Helicobacter Pylori, especially in adults…

Types of Juvenile Arthritis

Juvenile arthritis, also known as juvenile chronic arthritis, childhood arthritis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis, has five different subtypes, or classifications, depending on the symptoms found within the first six months of diagnosis. These classifications are pauciarticular, polyarticular, systemic onset, spondyloarthropathy and psoriatic juvenile arthritis. Juvenile arthritis was once referred to as juvenile rheumatoid arthritis but…

What Causes Fluid Retention?

When excess fluids build up in the body it is called water retention, fluid retention or edema. Chances are you’ve experienced at least mild symptoms, but what causes fluid retention? There are a number of factors, but here are the most common causes: Excessive sodium intake – The average sodium consumption per person in the…

Heart Disease Risk Factors

There are some heart disease risk factors that you can control and others you can not. Heart disease causes roughly 1.2 million heart attacks each year. Around 40% of those people will die while suffering an attack. With that statistic alone, isn’t it time you did your part in trying to control the common risk…