How to Heal Cold Sores in Three Days

Fever blisters, also known as cold sores, are outbreaks caused by the Herpes Simplex type-1 Virus. These can sometimes last up to 30 days and during this time cause significant discomfort and sometimes even pain. Unfortunately, as there is no cure for the virus yet, the only thing than can be done is to cure…

Types of Insomnia and Their Causes

Insomnia or sleeplessness is the difficulty experienced in falling asleep. There are several reasons that may cause this condition. Knowing the different type of insomnia will help you to better understand the responsible factors. Types of Insomnia 1. Sleep Onset Insomnia – It is also called delayed sleep phase syndrome. In this case, the patient feels…

Ringing in Ears Allergies and Cure

Ringing in ears allergies are not the only things that can cause ringing in ears. The sounds that are driving you crazy are actually symptoms of some other root problem, and, although ringing in ears allergies certainly can produce the ringing sounds there are many other underlying conditions that can do so. So the first…

What Is Teething?

Chances are you may have noticed that babies love to chew on objects, are fussy and drool a lot. These typical habits and characteristics of babies can be attributed to teething. Teething typically begins at the age of six to eight months. This is the period in which the infant’s teeth grow in (or erupt)…

Cure Toenail Fungus Home Remedies

Toenail fungus, alternatively termed as onychomycosis, is a condition that leads to the destruction, discoloration, and disfiguration of nails. It usually occurs when a kind of dermatophytes in the form of Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton interdigitale feed on the keratin – the tough protein that makes up the toenail’s hard surface. Putting on tight shoes…

Depression – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Depression is the lack of energy and disposition to continue your battle in life, the absence of hope, and the sadness without end that turns your life in martyrdom. External reasons responsible for its appearance can be many, like: 1. Betrayal 2. Deceptions in love 3. Financial losses 4. Existential problems 5. Diseases 6. Misfortunes…

The difference between Ankle Gout & Cellulitis

Ankle Gout I would like to first touch upon one of Gout related cases. This is amusing yet sad to know that there was an individual who thought he suffered from a sprained ankle for over a year while actually he suffered from a Gout attack. There was another individual who was diagnosed with gout…

Ways to Control Social Phobias

The paranoia starts to set in and you realize then and there that you need to control social phobias that are holding you back. The truth of the matter is that most of these fears of being in public or in crowded places have little to do with this disorder. In reality social phobias are…

Anxiety And Living In The Past

In recent years, anxiety has become one of the most substantial disorders in both the United States and Canada, affecting large percentages of both populations. In fact, 18.1% of the US population and more than 3.2% of the Canadian population (a low estimate due to the lack of inclusion of Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive…

When My kid Got a Black Eye

My poor little son had a black eye the other day. I have no idea how he did it, normally he would come to me if he hurt himself and usually have some tears as he is only three years old. However, this time I just noticed a scratch and bruise under his eye and…

Sleeping Disorder – Insomnia

Insomnia is a sleeping disorder characterized by the inability to fall asleep and/or the inability to remain asleep for a reasonable amount of time. Insomniacs have been known to complain about being unable to close their eyes or “rest their mind” for more than a few minutes at a time. Both organic and non-organic insomnia…

Ankle Injuries and Treatment Options

Spring is here and when the weather warms up, that means more outdoor activities to do. Whether that means hiking your favorite trail, running just for fun, or playing with your kids at the park, this sudden increase in exercise leaves your unconditioned ankles at risk. You may have rolled your ankles multiple times before,…