What Is Leprosy?

Causes, Symptoms and Cure for Leprosy Know all about leprosy and its cure Leprosy is a disease that is caused by bacillus bacteria, which is related to the same bacillus that causes tuberculosis. Leprosy has been known as a serious disease since ancient times. In the Bible, the disease has been mentioned many times in…

Lumbago Symptoms and Treatment

Lumbago simply means "pain in the lower back region" which may be acute (spontaneous, lasting for less than 6 weeks), sub-acute (lasting from 6 weeks to 3 months) or chronic (if present for more than 3 months). There may be mild to moderate discomfort in the lower back region which may lead to pain and…

Apigenin – A Cancer Fighting Phytonutrient

Apigenin is a powerful cancer fighting phytonutrient (a group of non-essential chemical compounds which are found in plants and have a variety of health benefits) that can also prevent allergies, protect the body’s cells and more. In this article I will be providing a full breakdown of apigenin and outlining its main functions, the richest…

Penis Health: Keys to a Happier, Healthier Manhood

Penis health is important, as it affects many different functions of the body, including waste excretion, reproduction and sexual pleasure. There are many lifestyle changes to make if you feel your manhood is not in tip-top shape. Many of these changes require minimum effort and will yield maximum results. Take care of your body and…

How to Cope With Psoriasis

You would probably be surprised if you knew the number of individuals that were actually suffering from Psoriasis at any given time. Caucasians in particular, it is thought to affect some 3 percent of the population which is an extremely large number. Although these numbers may be a little bit lower in other races, it…

Sleep Position – Does It Affect How Well You Sleep?

In an average night, most sleepers change position twenty to forty times, and remain in a particular position for an average fifteen minutes. In addition, we all have a repertoire of position and those that we seem to like best and we usually use them night after night. Poor sleepers generally turn or change position…

Athletes Foot Cures – 5 Ways to Cure Athletes Foot

Athletes Foot, also known by its medical term as Tinea Pedis, is an infection on the foot caused by a plant like microorganism that uses the foot's dead tissues to feed itself. Due to the intense and sometimes adverse conditions athletes usually put on their feet from training and competitive performances, this bacteria tend to…

How to Prevent Ankle Sprains – Anatomy (Part 1)

One of the most common injuries of the lower extremities is an ankle sprain. While people often associate a sprained ankle with sports, all kinds of people sprain their ankles every day. It's an injury that could be caused by something as simple as walking of a curve, stepping on a rock, or missing a…

Causes Of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

The gastrointestinal tract, also known as the GI tract is one of the most important parts of the digestive system in the human body. The organs that make up the GI tract include the esophagus, small intestine with duodenum, stomach, colon/large intestine, the rectum and finally the anus. When gastrointestinal bleeding is mentioned, it means…

Colon Cleansing To Prevent Colon Polyps

Colon cleansing can help prevent the growth of colon polyps. Developing colon polyps is pretty common nowdays. If you have been diagnosed with them, you may wonder if this condition is severe at all and if they are signs of colon cancer. What are colon polyps? A colon polyp is a small growth of cells…

Infertility From Fibroids

Did you know that many women carry extra growths of tissue called fibroids on and inside their uterus without even knowing about them? This may seem unnerving but these growths are mostly unnoticeable and many live long and happy lives without ever having any procedures done on them. But sometimes these growths can become a…