Effective Ways To Lower High Cholesterol

Can you lower your cholesterol naturally? Emphatically yes! Cholesterol, with all its hype, is the most misunderstood fat. Our bodies must have cholesterol to produce hormones, bile acids and vitamin D – plus it is an essential part of our brain and cell membranes. The majority of cholesterol is manufactured by our own bodies, acting…

Cars and Society

The discovery of automobiles has been one of the most significant of the various innovations of the previous centuries and it can not be denied that today automobiles and vehicles have a significant role to play in society. In the primitive ages, the only means of commuting form one place to another, across long distances…

The Tonsils Disease

The Tonsillitis is the term used to refer to the inflated Tonsils. This is a viral or a bacteria infection. In most cases, if the condition is caused by a viral infection, it resolves itself without any need for treatment. However, one needs to get adequate rest, pain medications as well as more fluids. The…

Does Obesity Increase the Risk of Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer found in women. The major causes of breast cancer are obesity and overweight. The effect of obesity on breast cancer risk is based on a woman's menopausal status. Before the end of menstrual cycle, obese women are less exposed to breast cancer than women of a medium weight.…

Get Rid of Thrush Naturally

If you want to get rid of thrush naturally this article will help you towards your goal. If you have a very tough problem to deal with you may need to try some other methods but this should help people dealing with various forms of thrush get rid of this problem naturally. There are different…

Pneumonia Home Remedies

Pneumonia home remedies can be used along with conventional medicine to treat the pain and discomfort of painful lungs, breathlessness, coughing, fatigue and fever. The best pneumonia home remedies focus on providing good nutrition, rest and specific immune-boosting supplements. Supplements Vitamin C is one of the better known pneumonia home remedies. Vitamin C boosts your…

Asthma and Chronic Bronchitis-Causes and Cures

Anything chronic is considered to be a persistent, recurrent and lasting condition. While chronic bronchitis has often been associated with allergies and / or asthma, there are many other causes that can trigger a bronchial infection. Asthma as we know is a lung disease that is characterized by asthmatic events triggered by a variety of…

Lymphedema and Swimming

Swimming to reduce leg lymphedema… For years I’ve been telling people with Leg Lymphedema that the best exercise to reduce the swelling is swimming. Why? There are a few reasons swimming is the best exercise. One, because you are horizontal when swimming rather than vertical and your leg below your torso. This is similar to…

Types of Abdominal Wall Hernias

Usually, the term hernia is used when we talk about hernias of the lower torso, but it can be used for bulges in other areas too. It is known that a hernia appears when the contents of a body cavity bulge out of the area where they are normally contained. Although in most cases the…

Diabetes, Diet and Exercise

Education concerning exercise, proper nutrition, and preventative care are an ever increasing necessity in a society facing afflictions from ailments and disease. Many of these afflictions, such as diabetes, can be invented, or managed with proper guidance. Our lifestyle choices often play a major role in our overall health and well being. Diabetes is a…

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) Explained

Obsessive compulsive disorder is a symptom of an underlying anxiety condition. The obsessions experienced by OCD sufferers range from appropriate thoughts, for example about harming someone or subconscious counting, to carrying out invasive, compulsive rituals such as constant checking, hand washing or tidying. OCD is driven by anxiety. The 'what if …?' thought processes, driven…