Pneumothorax – Diseases

As your healthy lungs expand and contract, each of the two layers of the pleura, a membrane that surrounds each lung, slips smoothly over the other. A pneumothorax occurs when air gets into the pleural space between the two layers, and separates them. Part of the lung, sometimes the whole lung, collapses, and is there…

Double Your Revenues with Joint Ventures

The best way I know of to multiply your online results, such as doubling the size of your opt-in email list, or increasing your sales, is through the use of joint ventures. Joint ventures are partnerships created with other reputable business people that create a win-win situation for not only you and the person you…

Causes and Symptoms of Femoral Hernias

The abdominal cavity wall in someone's body is made up of tendons and muscles that are tough and durable. All of these tendons can be found between the ribs and down to the groin. This section of your body operates as a natural barrier that will hold in all of the contents held within your…

Japanese Eating Etiquette: Rules You Didn’t Know

When it comes to eating etiquette, the Japanese are not a particularly fussy people, but, unless you want to draw disapproving looks while dining in Japan, take a look at these seven rules of Japanese eating: 1. Make noise while you eat–especially noodles (soba or udon). A noisy eater is enjoying the food more, according…

Bipolar Disorder – Everything You Need to Know

Bi polar disorder is a brain disorder that causes sudden and unexplained changes in a person's mood, which in turn changes the individual's energy and ability to function. While virtually everyone experiences their own ups and downs every now and then, the symptoms of bi polar disorder are more severe, often damaging personal relationships and…

Chinese Medicine For Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease that has been plaguing the human race since time memorial. Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease that affects all of the cells in the body. It is characterized by the body's ability to produce or burn sugar. In a more accurate description, Diabetes is the condition wherein the body can not…

Obesity Facts

Obesity is a worldwide health problem which is defined as the excess accumulation of body fat. Many people think that it is a state of overweight, but that's not exactly true. Being overweight indicates an excess amount of weight that includes bone, muscle, fat and water. But, obese persons have a surplus of body fat.…

Keeping Skin Healthy Is Crucial In Cradle Cap

Child's health is something, which can not be compromised. Parents are very cautious about healthy upbringing of their baby. Everything they feed the child to the clothes, each thing is noticed for hygiene. The health of the baby is a delicate issue and needs adequate care. Minor health issues like cradle cap can be remedied…

Nail Fungus Symptoms Will Vary From Person To Person

The first symptom of a toenail fungus infection is discoloration of the nail. The symptoms of a nail infection will vary depending on the type and severity of the infection. Nail fungus infections, also known as onychomyscosis, account for about half of all nail disorders. They can be difficult to treat and repeated infections are…

Gluten Allergies, Celiac Disease and Dairy

Gluten is found in the protein of cereal grains. It can be found in a wide variety of foods and some people have allergies to it. Allergies to gluten are found in women more than men and tend to affect those of European descent. Gluten allergies can cause eczema, skin rashes, itching and hives. More…

Male Menopause and Irritable Male Syndrome

Dr. Fred: Jed, your book, Irritable Male Syndrome opened up my eyes to what I’m dealing with as a man. I can identify with the “irritable male” and have recommended the book to many of my clients and associates.What had you choose males as a focus for your writing and clinical practice? When I began…

Bipolar Depression Treatments

Bipolar Depression is a serious illness that is treatable not curable. Its characteristics are dramatic mood swings. One can go from a depressed state to a high state of excitation or agitation backed to a depressed state. This can recur many times sometimes in one day, but typically it can happen over days or weeks.…