Birth Control Pill Side Effects May Be More Than You Bargained For

Countless women around the world take “the pill” – oral contraceptives (OC) – in order to prevent unwanted pregnancies. Although there is inherent risk in taking any birth control pill, some apparently are riskier than others. Virtually all oral contraceptives potentially have the following serious side effects: – Deep vein thrombosis – Gallbladder disease –…

Is cardiovascular disease curable – antihypertensive atenolol (Tenormin)

Various cardiovascular diseases like hypertension, coronary heart disease, arrhythmias and angina (chest pain) can be cured efficiently with atenolol mediciation. It is also used to treat and reduce the risk of heart complications following myocardial infarction (heart attack). Atenolol is a beta blocker that selectively blocks beta1-adrenergic (myocardial) receptors. It decreases cardiac output, peripheral resistance,…

Communications for Change

An article in the December issue of PM Network by Sarah Fister Gale deals with the public relations issues that companies engaged in the extraction of oil and natural gas reserves by the process of fracturing, or “fracking” as it’s called by the industry. The issue is basically one of distrust: people concerned about the…

Traumas Are Portals To Awakening

Like many people in the early 70’s, trauma forced me into questioning what life meant to me. My particular trauma at age 27 was being left with two small children after the death of my first husband, David. This was during an expansion of consciousness rising time when events such as the Viet Nam War,…

Heart Health and Cardiovascular Health Shakes

Cardiovascular health is the key to long life. It’s simple, really; keep your heart pumping, keep the blood flowing freely throughout your body, stay healthy and full of life. However, staying heart healthy is not as easy as it should be. With so many temptations, poor diets, lack of exercise, and a sedentary lifestyle, heart…

Can Long Standing Injuries Be Healed?

When we often think of going to see a doctor we think of what is currently affecting us, and what symptoms are being presented. Over time, if we cannot seem to find the right path to healing for a particular ailment, we often become resigned to living with it as if it is incurable. We…

Reiki for Brain Injury

What It Is Reiki (pronounced ray-key) is a gentle and natural system of energy healing. One of the most ancient healing methods known, it originated in Tibet and was rediscovered in the 19th century by a Japanese monk named Dr. Mikao Usui. The Usui System of Natural Healing is named after Usui and has been…

Bile Duct Cancer Surgery: Now Easy to Get it in India at Low Cost

Modernization has made every thing easy and cheaper, previously many cancer patients died due to unavailability of proper medical healthcare facilities at their native places. Bile duct cancer surgery hospitals and clinics in India at Delhi, Mumbai, Pune and Goa are providing world class medical healthcare services to the international patients. Investments in equipment and…

You Do not Have To Suffer With PMS

We now know that premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is experienced by 60% of all women. What causes PMS has been difficult for researchers to pin down because each woman experiences symptoms differently. PMS Symptoms When making the diagnosis, the most important tool you can use is a chart of the cyclic nature in which they occur.…

Treatments for uti infections – Cephalexin

Cephalexin is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as urinary tract infections, pneumonia and bone, ear, and skin. It belongs to first-generation cephalosporin used especially in the treatment of respiratory and urinary tract infections. It interferes with bacterial cell-wall synthesis, causing cell to rupture and die. It is active…

Skin Sarcoidosis – All You Need to Know and Exciting News

Skin sarcoidosis treatment is similar to the treatment of any other autoimmune disease. Autoimmune disease is any disease where there is no real ‘enemy’. This means that the body gets its signals crossed and identifies non-threatening substances in our body as destructive agents. One of the most common autoimmune diseases is sarcoidosis. Skin involvement occurs…

Men: Uncontrolled Diabetes May Lead To Erection Difficulties

Erectile Dysfunction (ED) – the inability to sustain an erection when sexually aroused, is a complication of diabetes that affects some men. This condition is caused by neuropathy (nerve damage). A practicing urologist and surgeon in Grenada Dr. Robert J. Yearwood, says that there is a direct correlation between uncontrolled diabetes and ED, “Erectile Dysfunction…

Simple and Natural Home Remedies for Cough

Cough is a very common problem that can affect anyone and at any time. Majority of people treat their cough using cough syrups but there are more natural ways. Read this article to find the best natural home remedies for cough. These remedies help reduce the severity and duration of this problem and relieve various…