What Joint Pain Relief Could Mean

Joint pain conditions are triggered or caused by two main factors which are; physical trauma and health conditions or diseases. Some of the most common diseases that cause this condition are arthritis and rheumatism. Many pain relief methods are advised by a qualified doctor. However, there are people who prefer to self medicate. Self medication…

Estrogen Imbalance – Progesterone Balance – PMS Part 2

A word about birth control pills Because of the hormonal changes infected by oral contraption, women are in greater need of B vitamins, particularly B6 and folic acid. Folic acid is especially important because it works to break down homocysteine, a compound that may lead to an increased risk for heart disease and osteoporosis. Women…

Things to Consider When Treating Acne

Finding an effective acne cyst treatment can sometimes be a pain. Besides the fact that you have to consider if they are not phony, you certainly have to ensure that they will provide you fast and effective solution to your acne vulgaris. This is not easy since there are numerous acne products that claim they…

Information on Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia is the growth of glandular breast tissue in men either through hypertrophy (enlargement of cells) or hyperplasia (increase in the number of cells). True gynecomastia includes breast prominence due to glandular cell growth, and typically includes these cells in combination with fat tissue. Male breast growth due to obesity is called pseudogynecomastia or lipomastia.…

Ways to Lower Cholesterol

The need to lower cholesterol arises because of the presence of excess cholesterol in blood serum can lead to a whole range of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. These diseases include high blood pressure, narrowing and hardening of arteries, heart disease, stroke, and paralysis. These diseases spring up because the liver dumps excess cholesterol on the…

Cold Laser Therapy Can Do The Trick

Several ailments send us to the chiropractor–everything from back pain to arthritis to a muscle strain. Alignments can cure some issues, while others are not affected by alignments. What some people need is more extensive therapy to cure the bigger issue. In recent years, therapy by lasers has grown and technology has evolved. Doctors and…

Does Root Canal Treatment Work?

I often hear patients say, “My neighbor says to not get a root canal, because he’s had three of them and each of those teeth have been pulled. Do root canals work?” Although root canal failure is a reality, it happens more often than it should. When a root canal failure is present, root canal…

Soft Drinks: America’s Other Drinking Problem

Do you stagger out of bed in the morning, bleary-eyed and sleepy, stumble to the fridge, and grab a carbonated drink to get you going? Does your mid-morning break consist of a cold can from the vending machine to boost you out of your mid-morning slump? If so, you may be one of the many…

Lumbar Puncture: This (Really) Is Spinal Tap

I couldn’t resist the title’s corny riff on the name of the rock band and their movie, but the kind of spinal tap featured in this article was a spinal tap before Spinal Tap was Spinal Tap. (Does that make any sense?) Known more formally as a lumbar puncture, this kind of spinal tap is…

Everything You Need to Know About A Herniated Disc

The herniated disc affection is a disorder that occurs when a part of the intervertebral disc breaks and the nerve roots are either fragmented or compressed. The spinal cord in its vicinity can also be affected inside the spinal canal. To understand better the concept of a herniated disc, you need to learn more about…