Drugs or Vitamins for Heart Health?

Would you be surprised to learn that you can protect your heart more effectively through taking high-quality nutritional supplements than through taking cholesterol-lowering drugs? This is the message of a book entitled "Cholesterol Conspiracy" written by Ladd McNamara, MD, a board-certified physician and expert in nutritional medicine. In his 85-page book with 167 references Dr.…

Children and Diabetes

Children, like adults, are often diagnosed with diabetes. Most children have type 1 or juvenile diabetes that will require insulin on a regular basis to sustain proper body functions. There are growing numbers of children that are now being diagnoses with type 2 diabetes that has historically only been found in adult populations. Some facts…

Four Powerful Benefits of Medihoney

For hundreds of years honey has been used to heal ulcers and cure wounds. And it is now making a comeback in the form of Medihoney, a potent weapon against wounds and bacteria specifically derived from plants in Australia and New Zealand. Even mainstream medicine has opened its eyes on this one, and Medihoney products…

Colic – What Makes Babies Colicky?

Doctors are not sure what causes colic. Some believe it is due to a milk allergy, but doctors now believe this is rarely the case since breastfed babies often get colic too. And, approximately 35 percent of infants who are allergic to milk-based formulas are also allergic to soy milk-based formulas. It is, however, possible,…

The Occurrence of Toenail Infection

Toenail fungal infection or medically termed as Onychomycosis is one of the most common nail disorders. Onychomycosis is mainly caused by the fungus named Dermatophytes who grows and multiplies on the nail bed and gnaws the keratin of the nail. Almost half of the American population suffers from this kind of nail infection. The nails…

Exploring Common Allergy Triggers

Millions of individuals suffer from allergies. You can visit any local pharmacy and observe numerous products that specialize in providing allergy relief. However, these products fail to actually "cure" allergies. These products are designed to provide temporary relief to the symptoms that allergy sufferer's experience. In order to effectively resolve allergies, one must understand what…

How To Ease Depression After A Marriage Break Up

When you have just come through a painful marriage breakup, depression is an affliction that might trouble you. If you find yourself feeling seriously depressed, don’t be afraid. Many people suffer from depression after a traumatic event. The emotional trauma of divorce or the breakdown of a marriage is a common cause of depression. If…