What Causes Phobias?

What causes phobias? A phobia is a adverse psychological disorder, caused by a relationship between biological and environmental aspects. These factors are comprise of emotional trauma, unpleasant circumstances and negative experiences that typically turn out to be impressed in a person’s memory. These unpleasant thoughts are converted to fear soon after a number of repetitions…

Ingrown Toenails – How to Treat & Prevent Them

An ingrown toenail is a curved shaped nail which grows into the skin at the edges. Mild curvature of the nail may not result in much pain, but severe curvature can cause redness, swelling, considerable pain and infection. The medical term for an ingrown nail is onychocryptosis. “Onych/o” means nail, “crypt” means hidden and “osis”…

Nail Fungus Or Nail Psoriasis?

Nail psoriasis usually appears in people that already have psoriasis on their skin. In rare cases nail psoriasis may appear before the skin manifestations. And in the rarest cases psoriasis will only appear on the nails of a person and will never appear anywhere else. In the case when there are no psoriasis lesions on…

What’s Good For Bruises?

A bruise is basically damage to the skin which leads to some change in its color. There are three types of bruises: subcutaneous (beneath the skin), intramuscular (in the underlying muscle), and periosteal (bone bruise). The main symptoms are pain, swelling, and skin discoloration. Breakage of blood vessels which then leak into the skin cause…

Pain After The Removal Of The Gallbladder

At present, approximately 750,000 people will get their gallbladder removed this year in America alone. Thanks to popularity of laparoscopic surgeries, many people think that removing their gallbladder is a simple procedure. Though the procedure itself is not very risky, complications after gallbladder removal surgery affect about 10-15% of patients and it is known as…

Embarrassed Or in Denial? 5 Signs of Dysbiosis

You try to eat healthy but are still struggling with dysbiosis? Do you still get the feeling that something is still not quite right? Are you tired of dealing with the embarrassing sounds and smells? Do you feel like you’re always tired no matter what you eat? I feel your pain because I have suffered…

Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding and Pelvic Inflammation Disease

Unexpected bleeding is always a concern for a woman at any stage of life. Bleeding other than a normal menstrual period can be great cause for alarm. Intermenstrual bleeding refers to vaginal bleeding (other than postcoital) at any time during the menstrual cycle other than during normal menstruation. Postcoital bleeding is non-menstrual bleeding that occurs…

Natural Remedies For Polyps

Today on natural remedies for polyps we will take a look at the two main problem areas and move onto the best treatments. Sinus passage blocking and infections are caused by polyps but doctors do not know with certainty exactly what causes these growths. There is evidence to support the theory that intolerance to aspirin…

Thrush – Candida Symptoms and Treatment

Thrush, or candida, is a truly bothersome condition that may affect either women or men. Anyone who has had thrush will know of the discomfort, pain and distress that this condition can cause. So what is thrush and can it be prevented? The medical name for thrush is candida or candidosis. Thrush is caused by…