Why Run Slow?

Running fast is the dream and aspiration of most runners. This means different things to different people, but it is safe to say that there are not that many runners out there that sleep happily when they dream about running slowly. Yet running slowly can be used as a tool to help us run faster…

What Vitamins Do You Need After Bariatric Surgery?

The post-bariatric surgery person has special nutritional needs. Not least is getting all the essential vitamins and minerals we all need. Whether they're undergone an AGB (Adjustable Gastric Band or Lap-Band), Gastric Bypass, or any other procedure, those essentials can be difficult to get completely from food and drink. Bariatric surgery alters the way the…

Natural Home Remedy For Fibroids

The very nature of fibroids means that conventional treatments, such as surgery, often leave a lot to be desired. Doctors even advocate a “wait and see approach” as they are aware that fibroids will naturally shrink around the time of the menopause. The reason for these seemingly unsatisfactory options is because it is very difficult…

Best Home Remedies For Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal Neuralgia is a neuropathic issue. Trigeminal nerve is the fundamental nerve controlling the sensation in the face. It is the consequence of consistent squeezing of the vein on the nerve close to the cerebrum stem. Changes in the veins of the cerebrum can bring about veins rubbing against the trigeminal nerve root. Trigeminal nerve…

Vitamins For Menopause – Naturally!

Are vitamin for menopause treatments effective? Menopause is the transitional period in a women's life where fertility functions begin to shut down and with it come a host of symptoms which in many cases, catch people off guard. So how important are vitamins in the treatment of menopausal symptoms? The most common treatment for menopause…

4 Positive Benefits of Individual Sports

Usually, when sports parents, coaches and league administrators talk about “youth sports” they are referring to team sports like baseball, football, soccer, basketball, lacrosse and so forth. Obviously one of the biggest benefits of being involved in a team sport is that a youth athlete learns how to be part of a team. Some sports…

Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

The symptoms of hyperthyroidism can mimic other health problems. Often, a person with hyperthyroidism will be diagnosed with a heart, a depressive condition, or a digestive disorder before discovering that they have an overactive thyroid gland. One of the most common symptoms of hyperthyroidism is sudden, unexpected weight loss even though appetite and food consumption…

Depression Statistics

A major depressive episode can be devastating to every person and family that it touches. In addition to emotional suffering, there are measurable consequences to society. To fully understand the magnitude of the problem of depression, let's take a look at some of the relevant depression statistics. About 19 million American adults are afflicted by…

Back Pain – How It Starts

The “interruption” has its own variables, including the L4 vertebra and L5 vertebra, and the C5 through C7 vertebra. Even though the C5 through C7 are part of the neck, they also belong to or associated with other sections of the back as well. When medical professionals begin looking for slipped disks, they typically look…

The Procedure of Tooth Extraction, Its Need and Outcomes

Extracting teeth is simple if the problem is diagnosed on time. Delaying the process of extracting affected teeth, especially imputed wisdom teeth can lead to complications. Understand the process; symptoms and need for extraction to prepare yourself for it when any such situation arrives. There are a variety of reasons why some of your teeth…

The Face of Hyperthyroidism – The Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Hypothyroidism

Hyperthyroidism is defined as the excess production of thyroid hormone. This condition leads to several physiologic effects that may alter even the physical appearance of a patient with hyperthyroidism. Thyroid hormone controls most of the body's metabolism and this ability is made manifest in force in cases of hyperthyroidism. What Causes Hyperthyroidism? Patients with hyperthyroidism…

What Makes a Person Intelligent?

In traditional intelligence theories when one is asked the question “What makes a person intelligent?” the most common responses will often note a person’s ability to solve problems, utilize logic, and think critically. These typical traits of intelligence are sometimes grouped together under the heading “raw intelligence”. A person’s intelligence, traditionally speaking, is contained in…

Meditation: A Beginners Guide for Everyone

Meditation is one of the great eastern practices that has started to take hold in western culture. In fact, people all over the world are benefiting from it, both in mind and body. So, why isn’t everyone meditating? It could be that not everyone knows of all the amazing benefits like increased relaxation, and decreased…

Causes of Discoid Eczema

Eczema can be of the dry or wet type. It is neither infectious nor heretitary. It is also not caused by any kind of allergy. Actually, no exact cause of Eczema has been found yet. Discid Eczema can affect all age groups but mostly middle age and older men. In younger people it runs along…