Genital Psoriasis Treatment and Management

Genital psoriasis can emerge on the scrotum and the penis in men, and the labia in women. Genital psoriasis is typically not flakey or scaly, but itchy and red. Genital psoriasis treatment may comprise of moderately potent topical steroid hormones, but steroid hormones sooner or later will result in the skin to start thinning. Genital…

White Spots From Tanning – What You Need To Know

There are many people who indulge in personal tanning for a number of reasons. This can range from helping Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), aiding in skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis, or even to prepare themselves for a pending holiday vacation on a sunny beach somewhere. No matter what reason a person may have…

Do You Have Flimsy Nostrils?

One of the most common reasons for continued nasal congestion despite allergy medications and even nasal surgery is due to flimsy nostrils. Your nose comes in various shapes and sizes, but having naturally thin nostrils or weakened nostrils after rhinoplasty can lead to flimsy nostrils that collapse during even quiet inspiration. Unfortunately, many people undergo…

Natural Treatment Of Angular Cheilitis

Even though there is little doubt that dog walkers, winter skiers and outdoor types can suffer badly from conditions affecting the skin, even if you are outside for just a short time period, it’s easy to end up with sore, cracked, chapped lips and red skin on the edge of them. If you are wondering…

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is Making My Life Hell

Question: Since returning from Spain l6 months ago I’ve suffered from chronic diarrhoea sometimes five or six times a day, with terrible wind and bloating. My stomach feels upset all the time. I’ve had every conceivable test including laparoscopy, colonoscopy, barium meal, CT scan, urine tests, stool samples and blood tests, which have all been…

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Astrology

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) is an anxiety disorder. It is characterized by distressing intrusive obsessive thoughts or repetitive compulsive actions. Obsessions are ideas, images and impulses that run through the person ‘s mind over and over again. People who have OCD often have other kinds of anxiety, like phobias or panic attacks, also may have…

Depersonalization and Adrenal Fatigue

Those who struggle with anxiety often state they feel fatigued or depleted. They feel flat, exhausted, foggy and lightheaded. Feelings of depersonalization often appear as one becomes frustrated and caught up in the cycle of worry and fear. There is a logical explanation for these sensations and also a way to overcome the exhausted and…

Toenail Fungus – Natural Remedies for Toenail Fungus

Toenails of people of all ages can undergo a range of changes, some of which are relatively common. They can become thick, brittle, curved, discoloured, infected, clubbed, bumpy and grooved. In some cases, the nail falls off and a new one grows in. As we grow older, we are more likely to develop toenail problems.…

Menstrual Health – Eliminate PMS and Enjoy Easier Periods

As a Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner specializing in Women’s Health, many of the women that come to my practice have menstrual imbalances resulting in painful periods, pre-menstrual syndrome, lack of periods, irregular cycles, uterine cysts and fibroids. For all menstrual issues, there are certain preventative measures to be taken in order to enjoy a smoother…

Lower Back Pain – There is Relief

Lower back pain is more common than we might think–seven million Americans suffer from chronic back pain and 80% of Americans will suffer from lower back pain at some point in their lifetime. The lower back or lumbar region is identified as L1 – L5. The mental/emotional causes for lower back pain have been thoroughly…

Managing Seasonal Allergies with Vitamins and Supplements

Seasonal allergy sufferers may find themselves taking antihistamines, using allergy nasal sprays and even asthma inhalers quite frequently. Many people have become concerned about taking so many medications during allergy season that they are starting to look for more natural alternatives. This is especially true for allergy sufferers who are tired of the side effects…