Feet Swelling During Pregnancy

Being pregnant is usually a wonderful experience, but it can make life a little uncomfortable at times. Many women suffer from foot and leg problems during pregnancy but the good news is there are things you can do to prevent or relieve them. The two most common foot problems during pregnancy are over-pronation (flat feet)…

Coconut Oil – Nature’s Powerful Anti-bacterial

Food poisoning. Flu. Throat infections. Urinary tract infections. The root cause of these (and many more) illnesses is bacteria. For something like the flu or food poisoning, you usually just have to ride it out. Miserably. For the others, there are antibiotics. The problem with those are, they also kill good bacteria. The good bacteria…

Amlapitta and Ayurveda

It is common for many of us to face a burning sensation in stomach and chest at times. This is in most cases due to excessive secretion of acidic material in the stomach. This in medical terms referred as acidity or gastritis. In Ayurvedic terminology, this is referred as amlapitta, amla meas the super sour…

How to Cure Yeast Vaginal Infections

Candida is the family name a yeast type fungus. The most common is called Candida albicans. Typically the infection is with Women, but Men can also contract Candida. The most common occurrence is Vaginitis for woman, others are oral thrush, athletes foot, jock itch, ringworm, nappy rash. Candida yeast can migrate via the blood stream…

Heart Disease: America's leading Cause of Death – An "Equal Opportunity" Illness by Lawrence Broxmeyer MD

Inflammation plays a crucial role in the pathogenesis of arteriosclerosis, especially in acute coronary syndromes such as happen with a heart attack. And it was the very inability of ‘established’ risk factors such as high blood cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia), high blood pressure (hypertension) and smoking to fully explain the incidence of cardiovascular disease that has resulted in historically repeated…

Post-operative Recovery in Heart Attack Patients

The general notion that a heart attack survivor needs to remember is that the operation was successful and if he takes care of himself more, the heart will heal nicely by itself. Once all of the post-operative tests have been done and the doctor has deemed the patient well on his way to recovery, he…

Best Treatment For Lymphedema – Tips and Ideas

The importance of the lymphatic system for human health is tremendous. Viruses, bacteria and waste are collected by the lymph and transported to lymph nodes where they are filtered. Anything that interferes with the functioning of the lymphatic system can lead to weakened immune response, swelling, shortness of breath and pain. Lymphedema is one condition…

Various Heart Problems and Their Treatment

Introduction Heart disease is a general term that refers to a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions that affect one or more of the components of the heart.. Diseases affecting the heart may be structural or functional. Anything that damages the heart or decreases the heart’s supply of oxygen, makes it less efficient, reduces…

More About Eschemic Stroke

The main symptom of ischemic stroke is an immediate or sub-acute occurrence of neurological deficits following prodromal symptoms. This kind of stroke usually attacks when the patient wakes up in the morning or when the person has no physical activity. Ischemic stroke occurs when a blood vessel in the brain is blocked and blood flow…

Risk Factors in Coronary Heart Disease

There seem not to be one single cause of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), but medical research have however, shown that a whole range of things can make you more likely to develop Coronary Heart Disease and these are the risk factors. Just like a very high speeding car is more likely to hit and crash…

Factors That Leads To Night Sweats

A medical condition in which an individual suffers from extreme sweating during sleep is known as night sweats. The sweating may be present even in the case when the temperature in the room is cool enough and the person is not in too many bed sheets. Moreover, flushing that is redness on the neck and…