Nip Angular Cheilitis in the Bud

There is no running from the reality that having chapped lips can really get irritating if left to fester. Truth be told, chapped lips can even drive some people crazy with the pain. So, it is all the more troubling to know that a worse form of chapped lips exists, and it is called angular…

It's Not You, It's Your Midlife Crisis

We all go through our share of ups and downs in life. One of the most famous examples of a "down" is the male midlife crisis. Whether you believe that the midlife crisis is psychological, physical or a problem with modern society, the fact is that a large number of men must deal with this…

Chronic Pancreatitis – Non Drug Remedy

Chronic pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas that can be mainly caused by liver and gallbladder dysfunction or excessive alcohol consumption. Difficulty eliminating bile can cause a blockage and raising the pressure in the pancreatic ducts. ¬†Thus, usually lead to back up of pancreatic juice and predispose the pancreas to congestion and inflammation. The…

Anxiety, Energy Psychology and EFT

Do you know someone who suffers from anxiety? Part of having anxiety is anxiety about anxiety. The anxious person will normally try anything and do anything to get rid of this awful feeling. And when one thing is tried and the anxiety is still there, you probably try something else and so on. Would it…

Bath Salts: An Emerging Danger

Bath salts-the drug, not the perfumed crystals you put in bath water-showed up just a few years ago. The synthetic powder is sold online and in drug paraphernalia stores under a variety of names, such as "Blue Silk," "Zoom," "Cloud Nine," and "Hurricane Charlie." But do not let the fun names fool you: This drug…

Nothing Fancy About These Preps

My oldest son is an easy going individual who is a firm believer that nothing is going to happen which would require preparations. He appears to lack the insight to see exactly what the future will hold concerning our personal liberties as well as our survival. He never has been able to get intricately involved…

Oral Yeast Infections- Get Rid of Oral Thrush for Good

Oral yeast infections or oral thrush is an infection of the mouth caused by Candida fungus which is normally present in our body. The infection is due to the overgrowth or uncontrolled growth of the fungus. An imbalance in our body system like weakened immune system, taking antibiotics, etc. encourages the growth of the fungus…

Using Quotes In Your Scrapbook

Part of what differentiates a scrapbook from a photo album is the journaling. Photo albums are just that, an album with page after page of photos. A scrapbook is a book containing photos that tell a story. This story is often told through personal journaling about the photos. Another way to help tell the story…

The Road to a Happy Healthy Liver

The first thing you should know about your liver is where its located. Your liver is just under your rib cage on the right side of your abdomen and it weighs about 3 to 4 pounds. Your liver helps you to absorb nutrients from food as well as digest it. It also helps you to get…

Could Your Candida Infection Be Killing You?

You may think your Candida infection is uncomfortable, painful and downright annoying but did you know that if left untreated Candida can be potentially life threatening? If the Candida is not killed off at the root, the fungus will continue to grow spreading into the blood stream and manifesting itself in various locations throughout the…

Horse Chestnut Herb Description – Herbal Medicines

Taxonomic class Hippocastanaceae Common Trade Names Horse Chestnut Extract, Horse Chestnut Power, Horse Chestnut SFSE, Venostasin Retard, Venostat Common Forms Capsules: 250 mg, 300 mg Also available as extract using aescin to standardize concentration. Source The seeds from Aesculus hippocastanum are used to formulate horse chestnut extract sometimes known as Hippocastani semen. The bark of…

Uncover the Facts About Your Dog Urinating Blood

It’s frightening to see your dog urinating blood and you want some answers fast.¬† Listed are some of the more common reasons a dog is urinating blood. Make an appointment with the vet because blood in the urine may require antibiotics or may be something serious enough to require surgery. Some reasons for a dog…

Abdominal Cramps and Diarrhea

Abdominal cramps and diarrhea are symptoms that may come with various diseases. These diseases include gastritis, food poisoning, irritable bowel syndrome, parasitic infections, diverticulitis, and traveler's diarrhea. Diarrhea is a disease where a person suffers from abnormal bowel movements. A bowel movement would be considered abnormal if it occurs more than thrice in a day.…