Treating Obesity With Light Therapy

Since the time when obesity was revealed to have such major health problems, many strategies have merged to counter the problem. The core treatment to counter obesity is an increase in exercise and a low-energy diet. There is approximately an average of 8% weight loss. However, the response to dieting and exercise vary. A simple…

Pregnancy Rash – What Are These Red Bumps

During pregnancy many women experience a rash, which is very common during the pregnancy stages as the skin visibly changes. During the pregnancy stages, there is a higher blood hormone level and this can have an effect on the skin. There is nothing harmful about most skin changes as far as the health of the…

Dry Winter Skin: How to Deal with it

Your skin in winter can become dry to the point of being painful. I myself began feeling the effects of the cooler weather in early October. My lips became tender and chapped, and I had to switch to a different formula of daily facial cleanser because the exfoliating beads in my current cleanser were irritating…

Psoriasis Diagnosis and Treatment

If you suffer from Psoriasis, you are not alone. Approximately 2-3% of the United States population suffers from this common skin ailment. That is almost 8 million people! Whether you are newly diagnosed with the condition, or have been suffering for a few years, there is relief out there. The key is to research all…

Understanding Medical Lab Test Reports

Introduction Departments of Medical lab A standard medical or pathology lab consists of following departments: Hematology Study of blood, blood forming organs and diseases of blood Clinical pathology Includes test on urine and stool (feaces) Biochemistry Study of chemistry of human body or chemistry of a human cell Serology It is the study of In…

Asthma and Allergies

Asthma and allergies are not produced by a single irritant, but by an accumulation of minor irritants that often overwhelm the bodys ability to adapt. It is not a huge leap to imagine that removing a respiratory irritant from the sleeping environment, where a person spends one third of their time, is going to produce…

Is Too Much Herbal Tea Bad for You?

Herbal tea has become sort of a culture in many countries. Compared to coffee, tea can actually be consumed in relatively large amounts without any risk. People who love it can average anywhere from 3 to 8 cups daily. However, there are associated adverse effects that come with tea overdose. You need to watch out…

Agoraphobia – How to Handle Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia can be referred to as one of the forms of panic attacks. This is one of the most depressing and restrictive types of panic attacks. Most people understand agoraphobia as an extreme fear of a loss of total control. Here, the patient tends to feel this fear as soon as he or she leaves…

How Subliminal Messages Stop Your Nail Biting

If your nails look bad because of your constant nervous habit of biting them, you may turn to subliminal audio messages to help you. What Are Subliminal Audio Messages? Basically, they are messages that can help you influence yourself by sending positive subliminal affirmations to influence the subconscious mind, the part of your mind that…

The Riddle of Riddles

What makes a riddle what it is? We hear the word thrown around on a daily basis on TV and on news websites when they are referring to anything unknown. We hear it when people are talking about punny questions: What time do you go to the dentist? You go at tooth-thirty. Finally we hear…

Does Vinegar Cause Yeast Infections Or Cure Them?

As medical researcher and former yeast infection sufferer I am often asked about the connection between vinegar and yeast infections. Most experts agree that eating certain foods encourage the growth of yeast and increase the chance of an infection. But what about vinegar? Vinegar has been proven to improve the health of many people. So,…

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a complex condition in which tumor formation in the pancreas or in the duodenum causes excessive production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach, leading to peptic ulcers. Common symptoms include heart burn, burning and pain in the stomach, nausea, vomiting, loose motions, bleeding in the stools and weight loss. The Ayurvedic treatment…