Nail Fungus – Laser Treatment

Nail fungus has been reported in many of the ancient civilizations. The yellowing of the nails followed by brittle feel of the nail plates and later the disintegration into an ugly and tough but rugged nail was a concern for the high and might. Though the cause of the rugged nails was not really known…

Dogs That Have Noise Phobias

Summer thunderstorms and celebratory fireworks are horrors for those unfortunate dogs that suffer from a noise phobia. Its a phobia that is more common than we think and can be helped by looking at natural remedies that have no side effects. Anti-anxiety drugs such as Prozac and Buspar can work but take 3-4 weeks to…

Understanding Deep Tissue Injury

A deep tissue injury (DTI) is commonly mistaken for a stage 1 pressure ulcer or a bruise. This is a serious error and can have a profound impact on patient outcomes, liability, and reimbursement. What is a deep tissue injury (DTI)? Deeper, full-thickness damage to underlying tissue which may appear as purple areas or dark…

Lower Back and Hip Pain

Hip pain is related to back pain in most cases. The lower back and hip pain will normally go hand in hand. The causes of these two problems are normally the same. Movement is normally painful if one is facing this problem. The old are in most case prone to this condition and will normally…

Treatment for Helicobacter Pylori Peptic Ulcer

The purpose of the treatment that your doctor recommends in case you have a peptic ulcer caused by H. Pylori is to destroy the bacteria, to lower the quantity of acid from your stomach and duodenum and to preserve the lining of your stomach and duodenum. Antibiotic treatment will kill the bacteria if taken for…

Fibromyalgia-Caused Sleeplessness – How To Manage It

Fibromyalgia was officially recognized as a medical disorder by the American Medical Association in 1987. However, people have been suffering from this disorder ever since the beginning of the nineteenth century. It is a muscular disorder that causes intense pain in the patient’s muscles and joints. Being a rare condition, it is reported only in…

Type 2 Diabetes – Is Colon Cancer More Common in Diabetics?

A study published in the Journal of Korean Medical Science in October 2011 should encourage people diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes to get colonoscopies. Investigators at Samunsung Medical Center, Sugkyunkwan University School of Medicine in Seoul, Korea, looked at the records of 3,505 Type 2 diabetics who had colonoscopies for colon and rectal cancer from…

Do It Yourself Nail Care

In my own opinion the nails on the fingers as well as on the toes actually reflect how hygienic a person is. It shows just how concerned a particular person is when it comes to cleanliness. With the busy schedules most women may be leading, it is common for most to neglect having their nails…

Vaginal Fibroids

Vaginal fibroids may not be as common as uterine fibroids, but they are almost the same thing. The only difference really is the location of them. Uterine fibroids that attach themselves on the outer lining can be positioned to be inside the vaginal lining as well. There is also a parasitic uterine fibroid that attacks…

Phlegm, Dampness and Chinese Medicine

Internal Dampness & Phlegm Dampness and phlegm are accumulations that occur in the body that may make us feel ‘phlegmy’ or just heavy and tired. When our diet is out of sync with our body, our mind is working overtime, or when the weather is very damp and humid, we tend to become stagnant with…

The Toe Nail Fungus Cure: Natural Ways

Natural methods are some of the best options when it comes to toe nail fungus cure. Because natural methods don’t have adverse side effects, are readily available and cheap, more and more people are going for it to cure their infection. You can even get the ingredients for the cure from the local supermarket. But…