Sleep Paralysis/Old Hag Syndrome

This is probably the most frightening and mysterious sleep disorder and I can speak from personal experience having suffered with this for many years. Many sufferers are reluctant to talk about the condition as certain aspects of it can appear to be at first glance – of a supernatural nature. Sufferers experience many things during…

Mouth Ulcer Treatment The Easy Way

My mum always has mouth ulcer problems. The days when ulcers infest her mouth, she gets really temperamental, and I'll have a hard time smelling her bad temper. Are you also having ulcer problems regularly? Here are some tips which might helps to give fast relief to the pain ulcer problem. To quickly allow mouth…

The 5 Most Common Running Injuries

At some point in your running career, you are going to get injured. It is inevitable. These are the top 5 running injuries that you will hopefully manage to avoid: Stress Fractures Tendonitis Plantar Fascitis Runner's Knee Shin Splints Stress Fractures Stress fractures are cracks in the outer layer of a bone from repetitive stress.…

Gastric Bypass Surgery – Do You Know The Risks?

Some 10 years ago roughly 20,000 weight-loss operations were undertaken in the US each year. In 2006 that figure is likely to reach a staggering 200,000. Today about thirty percent of the population of the United States is overweight, with about 1 in 3 of these people being clinically obese. Furthermore, a staggering nine million…

Benefits of Homeopathic Therapies

Homeopathic Medicine is the other name for the commonly known homeopathy form of treatment and it is known to have developed in Germany about 200 years ago. For the 19th century, this form of medicine gained popularity and it is being followed in different countries of the world as well. This system of medicine is…

Treatment of Bent Penis Due to Over Masturbation

Minor bend in penis is found in 4% of males above the age of 40 years but it can happen to young people too and particularly to those who are engaged in over masturbation however treatment of such problem is possible. Bend in penis makes penetration very difficult and in some cases almost impossible, this…

Preventing Periodontal Disease May Prevent Colon Cancer

A recent study published in Genome Research found that a bacterium that has been associated with periodontal disease has also been detected in colon tumors. Scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad Institute in October 2011 found an abnormally large number of “fusobacterium” in colorectal tumor (or colon cancer) samples. Fusobacterium is typically…

Helpful Natural Heartburn Relief Treatments Part 1

Herbs have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes, and many herbs have been proven to be very successful in relieving and healing many health conditions, especially health issues that involve the gastrointestinal tract. Therefore, there are a number of herbs that can be helpful to GERD sufferers in providing natural heartburn relief treatments. The…

How to Prepare for Winter

Winter is rapidly approaching in many parts of the world. With recent weather fluctuations, it can be difficult to determine just how good or bad of a winter we will have in any given year. This is can make preparing for the seasonal change a bit confusing, because you do not want to splurge on…

Do I Have A Prolactinoma?

A Prolactinoma is the most common type of benign brain tumor. This type of tumor is commonly misdiagnosed. People normally may not present with a headache, but they have other systemic symptoms instead. Some patients present with sore lactating breasts that produce milk. Women may also experience changes in their menstrual cycles, such as shorter…

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis is the destructive disease that targets primarily joints. However, it also affects many other organs and systems, including brain, heart, kidneys, spleen, blood vessels, lungs, and muscles. Rheumatoid arthritis affects around 1 in 100 people. In developed countries rheumatoid arthritis is the most common autoimmune disease. Although rheumatoid arthritis may start at any…

Chronic Dacryocystitis

Definition : Chronic inflammation of the lacrimal sac secondary to obstruction of the nasolacrimal duct. This is the most common lacrimal sac disorder. Etiology Predisposing factors: • Nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Acute dacryocystitis. Causative agent: • Pneumococci: 80% of cases. • Staph, Strept, Trachoma & Fungi. • TB & Syphilis: Rare. Symptoms 1. Watery eye. 2.…

The Hidden Disaster in the Small Intestine

The small intestine of course is where the food makes its most important part of the digestion trip. The vast majority of the assimilation takes place here so the preparation that took place in the mouth, esophagus, stomach and duodenum must be as complete as possible. As you know, if you read my previous articles…