Anorexic Eating Disorders

Eating disorders, foremost among them Anorexia Nervosa, afflict upwards of 8 out of every 100,000 people each year; 40% of this statistic is composed of adolescent females between the ages of 15 and 19. An eating disorder is defined as "a complex compulsion to eat in a way which disturbs physical, mental and psychological health".…

Bulimia – Symptoms and Causes of Bulimia

Bulimia is an eating disorder. Someone with bulimia might binge on food and then vomit (also called purge) in a cycle of binging and purging. Binge eating refers to quickly eating large amounts of food over short periods of time. Purging involves forced vomiting, laxative use, excessive exercise, or fasting in an attempt to lose…

Helpful Natural Heartburn Relief Treatments Part 1

Herbs have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes, and many herbs have proven to be very successful in relieving and healing many health conditions, especially health issues that involve the gastrointestinal tract. Therefore, there are a number of herbs that can be helpful to GERD sufferers in providing natural heartburn relief treatments. The following…

Supermarket Insurance – Essential Information

The amazingly colored advertisements of the policy of supermarket insurance displayed in a supermarket draw your attention and you come to learn that there exist provisions for policies on car supermarket insurance, life supermarket insurance and even pet supermarket insurance. This will prompt you to consider that a low-priced policy of insurance may offer you…

Gastric Ulcer in Racehorses

Most recent studies have discovered a much higher incidence of stomach ulceration in performance horses then it was earlier recognized. In spite of the gastric lesions only some of the horses will develop actual stomach ulcer. According to clinical and Para clinical studies, older or more time trained horses are more susceptible to make stomach…

Water Retention

If you think you are too big for your clothes, your face is puffy and looks swollen when you get up in the morning, then you are suffering from water retention. The other symptoms are bloating of the stomach or tightness of the ring in the finger. Your shoes will pinch and all these events…

What Causes Indigestion?

There are many things that can cause indigestion! Your digestive tract can not only be upset by underlying disease but it can also be influenced by emotional disturbances and stress. Some of these would be fear, worry, anxiety, anger, frustration and not taking the time required for elimination when you feel the urge to do…