Hernia – Signs and Symptoms of Hernia

A hernia may be likened to a failure in the sidewall of a pneumatic tire. The tire's inner tube behaves like the organ and the side wall like the body cavity wall providing the restraint. A weakness in the sidewall allows a bulge to develop, which can become a split, allowing the inner tube to…

What Is A Yeast Infection?

Candida albicans yeast is a tiny fungus that can cause the common symptoms of a yeast infection. These infections can show up anywhere on the body, including the vagina, the mouth, male genitals, under the breasts and in the armpits, and even under your nails. Many diaper rashes are also caused by yeast. People with…

Kidney Stones – Are Natural Remedies Effective?

Kidney stones can cause excruciating pain as they move down the kidney tubes (ureters) toward the bladder. Although they will pass out of the body in the urine surgery or destruction by ultrasound is sometimes necessary. As they can recur in 75% of cases you could benefit from a natural remedy for kidney stones. Stones…

How to Detect Cancer in Your Heart

Heart cancer (primary cardiac tumor) is cancer that arises in the heart. Primary cancers of the heart, in which the cancer starts and develops in the heart, are very rare. Although still rare, most cancers found in the heart have come from elsewhere in the body. These include lymphomas that originate in the chest near…

Profit Potential of the Product Life Cycle

Every product has a life cycle and the various stages of this can produce different profit margins and as such it is best to be aware of the product life cycle when looking at your selling margins going forward, first lets define the Product Life Cycle: The timescale inside which a product is introduced leads…

Types of Sleep Disorder

It is necessary to get adequate sleep. Inadequate sleep affects a person's mood, energy, and concentration through the day. When it prevails for a longer period of time, it aggravates stress, depression, anxiety, as well as cause poor health and impairs overall performance, both at work and at home. If you are currently suffering from…

Treat Serious Ankle Sprains With the Air-Stirrup

Ankle sprains are very common injuries, especially among athletes, but also among non-athletes. Around 25,000 people sprain their ankles every day. There are countless ways that a sprained ankle can occur. This injury can happen when you fall during a sporting activity or while running down steps, step the wrong way on your ankle, roll…

Shingles Otherwise Known As Herpes Zoster

Shingles or Herpes Zoster as it is officially known, is caused by the same viral disease as chickenpox. This very painful condition which attacks the dorsal root nerve ganglia is seen mostly in adults over 50, producing blisters in areas of the skin innervated by the effected nerves. Most people only ever have one attack…

Fibroids Pressing on the Bladder – What Can I Do?

If you have fibroids pressing on your bladder, this is no doubt causing you great discomfort. It is not always the size of fibroids which is relevant, but often their location and this is a case in point! Sometimes even large fibroids can cause very few issues when they are located centrally in the uterus.…

How to Increase Pancreas Function

If average individuals would be asked where their pancreas is located or the function of the pancreas, many of them would scratch their head. You may hear the vague answer "It is somewhere inside the stomach", "pancreas causes diabetes", "pancreatic cancer is an awful disease" and so on. The pancreas is a vital organ for…

General Information About Edema

General Characteristics of Edema Edema is the abnormal swelling of some part of the body due to the retention of fluid in body tissues. Most often, when physicians refer to edema, they are talking about swelling of the lower legs or ankles. Edema is not a disease itself. Rather, it is a sign that may…

Bone Cancer – Overview

Bone bane, also known as cranial bone evil, is a form of disease that develops in hard bone tissues and sometimes in the cartilage tissues of the bone. Primary bone tumor is bloody, and differs with cancers that advance in: 1). Other organs of the body and expand to the bones when metastasis (spreads), or…