Diabetes and Killer Foot Ulcers!

Neuropathic ulcer, well that's a fancy name for leg ulcer … it is an infected area on your leg or foot and results from damage which you could not feel. So really, this is the time when it would be great for you to realize if you have diabetic neuropathy, you should do everything you…

Antioxidants, Acids, Alkali and Cancer

In my previous articles on cancer, I did not discuss the role of acids, bases and antioxidants in detail. But with the current hype about the miraculous nature of basic water, antioxidant foods and drugs, I feel compelled to step in and set the records straight with current available medical literature. The efficacy of acids,…

Antioxidants, Acids, Alkali and Cancer

In my previous articles on cancer, I did not discuss the role of acids, bases and antioxidants in detail. But with the current hype about the miraculous nature of basic water, antioxidant foods and drugs, I feel compelled to step in and set the records straight with current available medical literature. The efficacy of acids,…

Bile Reflux or Acid Reflux?

Although carbonated beverages cause acid reflux, this is not the only problem that some acid reflux sufferers are faced with. Bile reflux is another uncomfortable backflow of fluid that often compounds acid reflux. However, instead of disturbing stomach acid back into the esophagus as is the case with acid reflux, bile reflux throws bile (a…

Exercising After A Heart Attack

Within living memory, a heart attack or stroke was considered by many to be effectively the end of any hope of a normal and active life. Typically the patient would have been advised to be extremely careful and to undertake little, if any, exercise. However, all that has now changed. Medical science recognizes that not…

Emphysema Life Expectancy, and What You Can Do About It

To be honest about it, emphysema life expectancy is not very encouraging. This disease affects a person progressively and it is irreversible and thus life expectancy because of emphysema is certainly affected. Alternative treatments may however offer some help. Not only humans, emphysema attacks animals too. For example, canine emphysema is not that uncommon. Prior…

How to Avoid the Seven Landmines of Growth

Although I want to warn you of the seven landmines you could step on when your business starts to grow, I do not intend to discourage anyone from taking advantage of any opportunity to grow their business, just as I hope to see mine grow, but I want to see you on a journey to…

Prolactinoma – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

A prolactinoma is a tumor originating n the pituitary gland and is responsible for secreting excess amounts of a hormone called prolactin. This tumor can cause headache, visual disturbances, impaired production of pituitary hormones, and hyperprolactinemia, which may lead to infertility or impotence. This condition can be treated with medicines or by resorting to surgery.…

Pros and Cons of Declawing Your Cat – Know Your Options

Please consider your options before presenting your cat for declaw surgery There are many alternatives to declawing that should be considered before you choose to have this surgery done on your cat. I'm going to discuss a selection here, along with three of the most common surgical techniques. Option to # 1: "PRE-CLAWING" I'm going…

Pediatric Bronchitis – Parents' Guide To Dealing With It

Bronchitis is a respiratory problem which can be found in the lower tract. It occurs when there is an inflammation of the airway tubes that include the trachea and larger air tubes that carry oxygen to the lungs. There are two types of bronchitis infections: acute and chronic. Followed by viruses, acute infections usually bother…

Treatment of Back and Joint Pain in Chinese Medicine

Anyone who has experienced a painful injury is all too familiar with its consequences, especially the accompanying unpleasant sensation and loss of mobility. Pain is the most frequent reason for physician consultations in the United States and results in half of all Americans to seek medical care annually. Chronic pain is the third most common…

Causes and Treatment of Right Shoulder Pain

Pain in the right shoulder could be from several factors. If you have right shoulder pain, seek out your primary care provider for a diagnosis, and treatment options. Indications of right shoulder pain vary in relation to the exact spot where the injury or disease occurred. Three joints and three bones make up the shoulder…