Obesity, Alcohol & Liver Disease

The information in this column is intended for informational purposes only, and does not stipulate medical advice or recommendations by the author. Please consult with your physician before making any lifestyle or medication changes, or if you have any other concerns regarding your health. OBESITY, ALCOHOL & LIVER DISEASE Chronic liver disease, including cirrhosis, is…

Home Remedy – Dealing With Stomach Pains The Easy Way

Have you ever encountered problems dealing with stomach cramps, acid attacks or spasms? Chances are, you have indigestion or you have hyperacidity. I remember my grandmother decades ago taught me this remedy. In the absence of medicines to treat these symptoms, try healing the natural way. Get a helpful of raw rice grains and roast…

Sore Penis TLC – Help for Bruised Penile Tissue

Bruises can be painful and a little disconcerting no matter where they appear on the human body, but when they show up on the penis, men might reasonably react with more than a little alarm. Thankfully, most cases of penile bruising are mild, and they tend to dissolve and disappear on their own, with a…

5 Reasons for Cooking Outdoors

Why should you consider cooking outdoors as part of your lifestyle? There are many reasons why one should consider having outdoor cooking every now and then. Here are five great benefits from outdoor cooking: 1. Outdoor cooking is a stress reliever. How can we say so? Well, when you are cooking outside and having the…

Cerebral Palsy Discrimination Still a Problem

Ignorance and Thoughtlessness still result in Discrimination against Cerebral Palsy Victims Rajiv Rajan recently made headlines for cerebral palsy discrimination when he was asked to disembark from an Air Sahara plane. Because he was wheelchair-bound and suffered from some of the symptoms of cerebral palsy, which can include lack of muscle control and movement, seizures,…

Pancreatic Tumors – Know the Facts

Before you learn about pancreatic tumors, you must understand a little about the pancreas itself. It is an organ that exists and functions in the endocrine and digestive systems. One way of describing the pancreas is that it is exocrine. This means that it operates as part of the digestive system and secretes digestive enzymes.…

Insulin Syringes For Diabetics

It was in the early 1960s that the first disposable syringe was introduced. Disposable syringes are a boon for people suffering from diabetes as they make life comfortable and easier for diabetics who need to administrator insulin directly. Many patients buy syringes and insulin bottles in bulk as this allows them to avail of huge…

Hepatitis C- A Big Problem

Hepatitis C is a medical condition that shows no symptoms in many of the people that come in contact with the hepatitis C virus. Although there are symptoms which indicate hepatitis C, many doctors may also mistake them for other condition symptoms. Hepatitis C is a condition that can lead to liver diseased and even…

Your Irritable Or Clingy Child May Be Celiac

Celiac disease is a digestive disorder that damages the lining of the small intestine so that nutrients are not properly absorbed. It can also cause mild to severe abdominal pain and discomfort, a range of health problems. While a person can be sensitive or allergic to gluten, they may not have full blown celiac disease.…

Pseudotumor Cerebri

Pseudotumor Cerebri, also called benign intracranial hypertension or idiopathic intracranial hypertension, is a condition in which the pressure inside the skull increases without any obvious reason. Most commonly, it affects obese women of childbearing age. Most of the symptoms are related to: 1. Increased intracranial pressure. 2. Papilledema: a swelling around the optic disc (the…

Apigenin – A Cancer Fighting Phytonutrient

Apigenin is a powerful cancer fighting phytonutrient (a group of non-essential chemical compounds which are found in plants and have a variety of health benefits) that can also prevent allergies, protect the body’s cells and more. In this article I will be providing a full breakdown of apigenin and outlining its main functions, the richest…