Leading Cause of Death in US

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, killing one person every 34 seconds. The term heart disease encompasses more than just one condition. It encompasses eight different conditions affecting the heart, all of which can be fatal. Those eight conditions are coronary heart disease, cardiomyopathy, cardiovascular disease, ischaemic heart disease,…

Gall Stones Treatment

The effectiveness of homeopathy in the treatment of gall bladder stones has been well proven. The Central Council for Research in Homeopathy, carried out a clinical trial and research on patients suffering from gall bladder stones. Dr. C. Nayak, the director of the Central Council for Research in Homeopathy stated, that 262 patients out of…

Food Allergies Or Food Poisoning?

Many of the symptoms caused by allergies are also similar to food poisoning. This is especially true of stomach upset, diarrhea, and unpleasant side-effects along those lines (see gluten allergy symptoms for some specific examples). With the possibility of having identical symptoms, how do you know if you really have allergies, or if you are…

Acid Rebound, Acid Reflux And Your Health

If you are like many of us today, heartburn or acid indigestion is a recurring problem. And for most of us the tried-and-true remedies are great products like Tums or Rolaids. But there is a possible problem for those of us who use these calcium carbonate containing antacids. I'm referring to the phenomenon called acid…

Natural Home Remedies for Indigestion

The process of Digestion: A clear understanding of the digestive processes that go on in the human body is vital to the understanding of the disorders from which digestion suffers. The major disorder is week digestion, dyspepsia or slackness of digestive processes, which are known, in indigenous medicine as being caused by what is called…

Liver Cancer – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Your liver is the largest organ inside your body. It filters harmful substances from the blood, digests fats from food and stores the sugar that your body uses for energy. Primary liver cancer starts in the liver. Metastatic liver cancer starts somewhere else and spreads to your liver. What are the symptoms of liver cancer?…

Treating Gastritis Naturally With a Two Fold Approach

Treating gastritis naturally may prevent you getting it again. Natural treatment of any ailment is more about finding the cause and addressing that, than it is about masking the symptoms, the effect. Gastritis is the inflammation of the lining of your stomach. It can be caused by almost any factors, but typical reasons for acute…

Bronchitis Vs Pneumonia

What is the difference between bronchitis and pneumonia? BRONCHITIS It is an inflammation of the bronchi,which are the large air way passages that lead from the mouth to the lungs.It is caused by virus, is self limited and needs no treatment at all.It is divided in to two types namely acute and chronic. In acute…

What Disease Are You Fighting Against?

The headline article in Arizona Woman, October 2006 – "The Fight Against Breast Cancer Expands," prompted me to write this article. In spite of all the research, chemotherapy, etc. cancer is on the rise. Many books have been written on the important fact that our thoughts and feelings create our reality. I am sharing these…

Symptoms of Ischemia

Ischemia also known as ischemic cardiomyopathy is a disease seen on patients with congestive heart failure caused by coronary artery disease. "Ischemic" means that the heart is not getting an adequate amount of blood and oxygen. "Cardio" means heart. "Myopathy" means a disease that's related to the muscle. The most common symptoms of ischemic heart…

LOWER RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS By Dr Izhar

Acute bronchitis Acute bronchitis is common in smokers and in patientswith asthma, chronic bronchitis and emphysema. However,it also occurs in otherwise healthy individuals, usually dueto viral infections. In both groups, when bacterial infectionoccurs, the bacteria most often incriminated are Strep,pneumoniae or H. influenzae. These infections cause anacute inflammation of the trachea and major airways, andas…

Be Ready For Cold-Induced Asthma Symptoms

Anyone suffering from asthma quickly learns that cold air often brings on an attack. The problem with cold-induced asthma symptoms is that they can be easily mistaken for other, much less serious problems (like being extremely tired). Because exercise- and cold-induced asthma can, in some cases, result in death, it is very important to correctly…