Do Your Children Have Food Allergies?

Has your child been diagnosed with food allergies? There are a few ways to determine if your child does have allergies. You can go to the doctor and have an allergy test performed, but those are not 100% reliable when it comes to food allergies. Plus some doctors regard tests as absolute, they cover everything…

How to Recognize Compassion Fatigue

Nurses are particularly vulnerable to compassion fatigue in the specialty areas of intensive care, mental health, pediatrics, and oncology because they enter lives of others during times of critical illness becoming partners as opposed to observers in their patient’s health. It is essential that nurses are aware of work stressors and warning signs of compassion…

The Evolution Of Agoraphobia

This is how the debilitating condition known as Agoraphobia, commonly known as the fear of open spaces, develops. It starts with a person who is already struggling with generalized anxiety. The anxiety sufferer will ultimately develop an additional fear over the course of their disorder if it is left unchecked. They will begin to associate…

The STRESS Process – How We Create Anxiety and Stress

The S.T.R.E.S.S process is a chain reaction that starts with a stimulus and ends in the symptoms we commonly refer to as ‘stress’. The process comprises the following stages: S = Stimulus The STRESS process is initiated by a stimulus or trigger either from the environment around us (a person, thing, situation) or from within…

Colon and colon cancer in women

Summary: Colon Health is the Key to a Long, Happy, and Disease-Free Life Colon health is becoming exceedingly important; colon related diseases are some of the most prevalent diseases among Americans today. Colon health is dependent on the maintenance of beneficial intestinal bacteria and proper elimination. Colon therapy is a form of healthcare that in…

How Water Can Help You Sleep

If you are having a difficult time sleeping at night, you might be surprised to find out that a lack of water in your system is to blame. The human body is a well over 90% water and is not only including the cells in our body, it also includes the cells in our brain.…

Acne

One of the most popular skin disorders, Acne, is the term used for plugged pores (blackheads and whiteheads), pimples and even deeper lumps like cysts or nodules. Although the effect of the disease is seen mostly on the face, it may spread on your neck, chest, back, shoulders and even on the upper arms. Acne…

Herpes – Testing For Herpes

Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease passed from skin to skin sexual contact. If you think you have been exposed to the virus, it is a good idea to visit a doctor to get a proper diagnosis. Many people do not get diagnosed with genital herpes because oftentimes the virus is not accompanied by…

Registered Nuts – Psych 101

6:42 PM I pull into the lot and sit for a minute. I say a small prayer that goes something like, “God, why do you punish me so? I HATE YOU……Amen!” I sigh a deep and agonizing sigh and hoist my tired ass outta my truck and into the pits of hell that is our…

Vitiligo treatment – Cure of White Patches

Vitiligo is known as a disease that is normally caused due to deficiency of special type of cells called pigment cells. This cell is also known as melanocytes. But the matter of fact is that no one is aware about the reason of deficiency. The roots of these diseases are as old as the human…

Clinical Depression and Its Symptoms

According to the definitions of most medical, psychological and psychiatric bodies, there is a commonality in the diagnosis of depression. Most depression tests have a very similar framework. Almost without exception, clinical depression will be diagnosed if a certain number of feelings, that are signs of depression, are present over a certain period of time.…