Types of Bone Fractures

A bone fracture, commonly called a broken bone, is a painful injury that can require weeks or months to heal. There are many different types and severities of bone fractures, from a minor hairline fracture to a full break. While most people think of a “broken bone” as being a more severe injury than a…

Jaw Misalignment – What Does it Mean?

Jaw misalignment is considered to be one of the main causes of TMJ, and treatment of this disorder often focuses solely on re-aligning the jaw in order to reduce the amount of pain and discomfort associated with this condition. Jaw misalignment is characterized by the jaw joint moving out of alignment, and occurs as a…

Trigeminal Neuralgia – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Trigeminal neuralgia is a condition that includes symptoms associated with facial pain. The trigeminal nerve in your face carries information from your nerves to your brain. Sometimes this nerve is pinched and serious pain results. You may experience pain that lasts only for a few seconds or as long as a few minutes. This is…

7 Sure-Fire Tips For Potty Training Toddlers

There seems to be a widely held impression, past down from generation to generation, that potty training toddlers is arduous. Follow this practical plan and you will be able to go from all those diapers to dry in days. But only if you are prepared not to be side-tracked by other distractions during this period…

Home Treatment For Tonsil Stones

A lot of people live out their lives without even knowing what tonsil stones are. Tonsilloliths are small and hard yellowish or whitish lumps that form at the back portion of the throat, within the tonsillar crypts or the crevices of the throat, and it is mostly caused by poor hygiene. These lumps tend to…

What Causes a Crackling Sound In the Ear?

Tinnitus is a condition that causes a person to hear sounds and noises that no one else can hear. Tinnitus is a fairly common condition that occurs in about 10% of the population. Tinnitus is normally found in the elderly however more recent studies have shown an increase in tinnitus occurrence in younger populations. More…

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…