How Is Salmonella Food Poisoning Harmful?

Microbes and food poisoning are interrelated through thousands of cases of food poisoning due to microbes that are reported everywhere yearly. One of the main types of bacteria that cause food poisoning is Salmonella. The harm of Salmonella comes from food chemicals and poultry items, meat, unprocessed milk and also contaminated water even your pets…

Pilates – The Gentle Healer For Ulcers

Peptic ulcer is a crater-like hole in the stomach or the beginning of the small intestine. The gastric ulcers form in the stomach while the duodenal ulcers form in the beginning of the small intestine. Duodenal ulcers occur in twelve to fifteen percent of adults in the United States. Ulcers occur due to the breakdown…

Problems With Acid Reflux Heartburn Medications

Many acid reflux heartburn suffers make it through life on one antacid pill after another assuming that heartburn and ant-acid medications are safe to use indefinitely. Sadly this may not be the case. Lifestyle changes probably are the most effective means of curing most acid reflux heartburn disorders. However we live in the take a…

Stomach Capacity, Uric Acid And Lemons

What does stomach capacity, uric acid and lemons have in common? They represent the cause, effect and remedy of many of today’s most common forms of illnesses and diseases. Let us briefly examine this concept of cause, effect and remedy from a unique perspective. That perspective can be illustrated by driving your car in all…

Symptoms of Lymphedema

Before taking into account the symptoms of lymphedema, it is essential to understand this health ailment that people experience. Lymphedema can be defined as the swelling of the limbs as a result of the non-functioning of the lymphatic system. A condition which is known as primary lymphedema may be inherited due to genetic factors and…

Intracerebral Hemorrhage: Bleeding Inside the Brain

All strokes damage the brain by disrupting circulation, but strokes come in multiple varieties. Because different parts of the brain are specialized to perform specific functions, symptoms produced by strokes vary according to what part of the brain was injured. In one patient the symptom might be weakness on one side of the body. In…

Underdiagnosed Heart Attack Signs in Women

Study after study show that heart attacks and heart disease are grossly under-diagnosed in women and the explanation always seems to be that they did not have any symptoms.  Women, who have had heart attacks, realize now, looking back, they did have symptoms and simply did not realize it.  Why?  Women’s heart attack symptoms are…

Liver and Heart Diseases

The cardio-vascular system comprises of organs of the body concerned with the manufacture, storage and circulation of the blood, namely, the liver, the heart and the arteries. Blood is the most vital fluid in the body and any reduction in its quantity or interruption in, its supply or lack of balance among its constituents, as…

You Need to Know What Pulmonary Fibrosis Is All About!

Lung parenchyma has no power of regeneration. Hence, destructive lesions lead on to fibrosis. Fibrosis of the lung parenchyma may take three forms-replacement fibrosis focal fibrosis, and interstitial fibrosis. Replacement fibrosis In this form fibrous tissue is laid down over areas of lung destruction. The fibrosis is often localized and its extent depends on the…

Wearing Wigs As Protective Styles For Natural Hair

When your hair is in transition from being relaxed to being in its natural state, it needs protective styling to help retain new growth. But even after your hair has completed the process of transitioning, protective styles for natural hair should be worn to help prevent breakage and to generally help keep your hair and…

Herbal Medicines For Common Breathing Problems

Breathing problems are becoming more common as air becomes more polluted. Many alternative therapies, especially herbal medicine and homeopathy, can help in many of the more common conditions that affect the respiratory system. Coughs Coughing is the body’s natural way of clearing irritation and congestion from the lungs and airways. A dry cough is reacting…

Natural Help for Colds and Flu

Gastrointestinal and respiratory crud: Hmm…Seems like this month I am seeing gobs of gastrointestinal and sore throat symptoms. Nausea, vomiting, coughing… It is testing out as Shigella (gut crud), and some type of Streptococcus (respiratory crud) in our neck of the woods (the United States). It’s amazing how many people don’t understand the difference between…

Signs and Early Symptoms of Bronchitis

Bronchitis is actually a respiratory system illness, to be more exact, it is an inflammatory reaction of your mucous tissue layer which unfortunately gets irritated and thicker plus it actually starts to block up the bronchial ways in the lungs. There are 2 different types of this respiratory infection: acute and then chronic. An acute…