What Colon Cancer Symptoms Are Found During Screening?

Colon cancer is a disease characterized by the uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in the colon and the formation of tumors from these cells. Despite the presence of polyps in the human large intestine, presentation of colon cancer symptoms at an early stage is very low. In some cases, it may not even manifest symptoms.…

Uterine Fibroids and Infertility

Uterine fibroids are very common occurrences in women. They are also known as myoma or leiomyoma. Uterine fibroids can cause infertility, but not all of the time. Uterine fibroids are benign tumors affecting the uterine muscle tissue. Uterine fibroids are not cancerous tumors, but they can affect fertility, nonetheless. There are three types of uterine…

Natural Solutions for Hepatitis B & C

Hepatitis B and C are becoming increasingly common infectious diseases in the United States. These diseases are spread through the blood and body fluids. People at greatest risk of contracting these diseases are those involved in the medical field, intravenous drug users, those who received blood transfusions before there was screening for these diseases, and…

Fish Recipes With a Dose of Poison

Health Magazines have become a premiere go-to for those who are health conscious and trying to make better choices. The problem: being a health magazine does not mean the information they publish is healthy. Very often their information is outrageous … Case in point: a nationally distributed magazine with various fish dishes in their food…

Dealing With Stomach Ulcers

When you have been diagnosed with stomach ulcers, it means that you have developed small breaks in the tissue that lines the stomach. These breaks and holes can cause a reasonable amount of pain, primarily because there is nearly continuous leaking of stomach acid through it. These "little" holes can be anywhere from 1/8 "to"…

Guggul Health Benefits- Cholesterol Lowering Herb

Guggulu , commonly known as guggul in Hindi language, is very important and trustworthy herb in ayurvedic system of medicine. It is an important content of very famous ayurvedic classical medicines like yograj guggulu, kaishore guggul, triphala guggul, chandraprabha vati, arogyavardhani vati etc. It finds its use in almost every kind of illness due to…

When Your Heart Hurts

Every day, your heart tirelessly pumps hundreds of liters of blood to supply your body’s needs. It does not even stop for a single minute to rest. Over time, however, your heart grows tired and begins to manifest symptoms of ‘wear and tear’. It may first exhibit its gradual deterioration in occasional chest pains that…

The Facts About Lymphedema

What is lymphedema? It is the accumulation of lymphatic fluid in an extremity, the groin, face, neck or the chest. There are many reasons for this to occur. There is Primary lymphedema which is a condition that you can be born with (congenital), or can occur later in life (acquired). Primary cases occur most often…

Psychosomatic Disease – The Mind & Body Connection

As an internist, I'm fascinated by the cause of disease. Just as every crime mystery has a perpetrator, every disease has a cause. The closer you get to identifying the cause of disease, the more effective the treatment. One axiom I follow is that the further the target of our treatment is from the actual…