Hearing Aid Batteries – Replacement Tips

Hearing aid batteries come in their own specific sizes. Because they are located withinicate and often expensive equipment, changing these batteries can be difficult and intimidating. However, following a few basic tips and advice, the batteries can be safely, effectively, and easily changed. Here is a detailed description of steps to take with some additional…

Type 2 Diabetes – Predicting Gestational Diabetes Early

Gestational diabetes is similar to Type 2 diabetes except it occurs during pregnancy. While it is a temporary form of the disease which usually disappears after childbirth, it is a sign of insulin resistance and means full-blown Type 2 diabetes could be around the corner. The condition is generally diagnosed between weeks 24 and 26…

Control Pain in a New and Better Way

My wife has criticized me for years about having a "one-track-mind". She says, "You get so engrossed when you're watching television that the house could fall down around you and you would not notice." She says this most often when she has called me to dinner and I have not responded. Well, It's not true!…

Recommendations When Starting With Fertility Treatments

With the increase in the number of men and women facing fertility issues, it has become even more essential to spread awareness and adopt natural treatments to battle this sensitive health condition. It does not matter the cause of someone's infertility, what matters is that you handle the situation in a calm and positive manner.…

Relieving Arthritis Pain Safely and Naturally

A lot of the factors causing arthritis occur naturally. For instance, the most common cause, aging, leads to glucosamine depletion in one of joints which hampers the normal production and health of cartilage that could lead to osteoarthritis. Another factor is one's weight. Obesity could result in some arthritic conditions on weight-bearing joints. Another form…

Inattentive ADHD – 8 Alternatives To Medication

If you have an ADHD child, there are a host of strategies, some more controversial than others, that parents may want to consider to deal with the problem. For example, to medicate or not medicate is a hot button issue that many parents of ADHD kids feel passionate about, on both sides. But before we…

Your Lifestyle and Hypertension (Part 1)

Hypertension is a chronic (long term) medical condition which is characterized by a persistent increase in the blood pressure in our arteries. This is why it is also called High Blood Pressure (HBP). We may have come across it in many literatures being referred to as a silent killer! Yes. It sure is one. Nobody…

Interesting Facts About the Notorious Piranha Fish

The piranha is a freshwater fish from South America. It thrives in schools in the streams and lakes of the rainforests of the Orinoco River and Amazon basin. All known species of piranha fish belong to two genera, namely Pygocentrus and Serrasalmus. Piranha schools are known for their vicious feeding frenzy, but this phenomenon occurs…

Reducing Fall Allergens In Your Home

The fall season can be a wonderful time of year as the temperatures cool and the trees put on a spectacular show of color and change. But for allergy sufferers, it can be a miserable time filled with sneezing, sinus headaches and wheezing. One of the most important treatment measures for those with allergies is…

Irritable Bowl Syndrome and Food Allergies

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder with a reported prevalence of 12% -22% in the general population. In fact, IBS is the most common diagnosis made by gastroenterologists in the United States. IBS is a poorly understood disorder and conventionally treatments have proven variable success. The gut is the largest…

Female Fertility Supplement

Are you looking to purchase and use a female fertility supplement to get pregnant? If so, here are a list of things to watch out for before you purchase a female infertility supplement. Avoid Prescription Female Fertility Drugs TIP: Avoid using prescription infertility drugs such as clomiphene (Clomid) as it contains many side effects. Data…