The Importance Of Getting A Rubella Vaccine

What is so important about getting a Rubella vaccine? This airborne illness can cause varying symptoms for adults and children, but can be serious if contracted by a pregnant mother. In this case it can cause birth defects and numerous other problems in the unborn child. Vaccinations are essential for protecting you and your family…

Natural Pneumonia Cure – Vitamins and Minerals

An effective pneumonia cure is the use of added vitamins and minerals in your diet. The right nutrients can boost your immunity, relieve your symptoms and prevent further complications. Vitamin C High dose vitamin C is a fast acting pneumonia cure, particularly if taken at the first sign of infection. I recommend my patients take…

How Should I Replace The Shocks and Struts?

Almost every time I walk into a car repair shop, I see advertisements about shocks and struts. Some mechanic shops will tell you that those are necessary for your safety, and other will tell you it gives you a smother ride, and more comforting drive on uneven roads. But the question is, do you need…

7 Symptoms of Hip Dysplasia in Golden Retrievers

When the hips do not form properly, hip dysplasia can occur. Dysplasia in the hips is a very serious affliction and can limit your dog's physical activity considerably. Even though you may not realize it, it is hereditary and only worsens as the dog ages. Some of the signs of hip dysplasia in golden retrievers…

Bruxism and TMJ – An Effective New Treatment

Bruxism is a disorder of unconscious jaw claching and teeth grinding that causes pain in the temporo-mandibular joint, a sensation of soreness and tension in the jaw as well as headaches, neck pain and even migraines. Over the years, continuing grinding wears down the teeth and can even cause cracking and severe tooth damage. Bruxism…

Bruised: The Story of the Apple

Picture a polished, gleaming, juicy red apple sitting high up on top of a fruit stand amid dozens of other apples in a grocery store. It's luscious, ripe, ruby ‚Äč‚Äčtone assures any onlooker that behind the thin, glossy skin of this delectable fruit contains the flesh of a delicious desert fit for the consumption of…

Avoiding Foods That Cause Gastritis and Stomach Problems

The classic symptoms of gastritis and severe stomach problems are acidity, usually the subject sounds a "feeling of bloated stomach, slow digestion and belching, sour, bitter taste in the mouth, stomach cramps, followed by vomiting and nausea with dizziness and sweating. In many cases, the dyspeptic syndrome, hypersecretory gastritis, comes from the excess production of…

Reducing the Use of Antibiotics in Dentistry

For many years it's been routine dental practice to treat all patients with a history of rheumatic fever, mitral valve prolapsed, or other such problems with antibiotics. It was believed that streptococcal bacteria in the mouth could enter the bloodstream during routine dental procedures, such as cleaning teeth that may induce a bleeding condition. These…

Achievement Towards Elimination Of Leprosy Rate In India

ABSTRACT Leprosy is a chronic granulomatous infection. It is a major health problem in India which has 1/3 of total leprosy patients in the world. It is more prevalent among the lowest socio-economic strata. World Health Assembly in 1991 passed a resolution to eliminate leprosy as a public health problem by the year 2000. Elimination…

Everything You Need to Know About Canola Oil

Canola plants are a part of the Brassica family – the same family to which vegetables like cauliflower, cabbage and broccoli belong. They grow up to six feet in length and produce bright yellow flowers. It is extracted by crushing the seeds of the canola plant after which the oil is refined and bottled for…

Prostate Cancer – It's Not The End

When it comes to prostate cancer, probably the most important factor in getting the output you desire is " Early Detection ". Over the past couple of years I've had the chance to hear about or talk with those who have not done it early, and heard about some of the challenges (incontinence, impotence, and…

The Prevention and Risk of Tuberculosisin Infection

The prevention of Tuberculosis as well as knowing how to recognize the symptoms is important also in countries with low rate of new Tuberculosis cases. In Canada 1600 new cases per year are discovered. Tuberculosis exists since centuries ago and was called "consumption" as it had no actual cure and people died because of the…