EBV Facts and Statistics

What is Epstein Barr Virus? Epstein Barr is a virus that belongs to the herpes family. It infects the salivary gland cells and a white blood cell called a leukocyte. Epstein Barr virus is the major cause of infectious mononucleosis. What are the symptoms of EBV? Typical symptoms include a sore throat, fever, swollen lymph…

The Alternative Names For Breast Cancer

Alternative names for breast cancer are: cancer of breast; carcinoma – ductal; carcinoma – lobular. Other names do people employ is familial; malignant neoplasm of breast; malignant tumor of breast; and mammary cancer. Breast cancer is a disease in which certain cells in the breast become abnormal and reproduce with no control or order to…

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…

Drug Treatment For Weight Loss

When it comes to weight loss, many people are just too impatient to get results. They want a fix-it-quick solution. Any wonder that drug treatment for weight loss is a big business? Just because the once-dreaded diseases like polio, typhoid and pneumonia are all well under control now, people often thinks the same can likewise…

Treatment Options in Pneumonia

Most of the cases of pneumonia are triggered by bacterial factors and are usually treated with 5-10 days of ant biotherapy, even longer in case of an impaired immune system. The doctor will choose the most appropriate antibiotic for your condition after taking notice of your age, symptoms, their severity and the urgent need for…

The Key to Preventing Chronic Ankle Sprains!

The key to preventing chronic ankle sprain is to make sure there is proper joint alignment and function as well as proper proprioception. Most people know RICE, (rest, ice compression, and elevation) which is crucial during the first 2-3 days of an ankle sprain. But to prevent recurrent sprains it is important to insure a…

Sinus Infection Treatment Using Herbal Remedies

Sinus infections are quite annoying and painful due to the swelling and accumulated mucus that hampers your breathing. This condition could be triggered by many factors including fungal infection, food allergies, environmental allergies, dental allergies, and flu and cold symptoms. To prevent the symptoms from being more severe, some natural remedies are given to combat…

Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment of Gastritis

Gastritis is the inflammation in the lining of the stomach which can be caused by a number of conditions. The stomach contains a layer of mucus that helps to protect the stomach walls or lining from the acid and other fluids that are used to digest foods. When this layer of mucus becomes damaged or…

How to Fix the Rabbit Corkscrew by Yourself

Those that have a rabbit corkscrew in their homes, will see that in time, it starts acting strangely and instead of rotating the cork upwards it will do the opposite. This basically means that the cork will not pop out anymore, and instead it will be pushed in or broken inside the bottle. If you…

Top Causes of Hyperacidity

Hyperacidity is also known as acid dyspepsia. It is a disease which affects more than 25% of the US population. Irregular and unhealthy eating habits in people living in urban and modern cities have led to the huge rise in the incidence of the disease. The primary medical causes of hyperacidity are as follows: *…

How the Cure For Cancer Was Discovered

The cure for cancer was discovered by Dr. Max Gerson, or rather by one of his patients in the early 1900’s. The cure was discovered by accident, but it soon became famous and many people were helped. It all started when Dr. Max Gerson began to experience severe migraine headaches. Nothing was able to help…

Hemorrhoid Removal – The 2 Most Common Procedures

Hemorrhoid removal is something most sufferers of hemorrhoids or piles have considered at some point or another. However, in most cases this is the last resort given the majority of conditions can be remedied without the need for surgical procedures. I will later discuss a treatment which removes the need to have a hemorrhoid removal…

Psoriasis Skin Disease – The Cure

This write-up is intended for people suffering from Psoriasis. In fact I have someone very dear to me who is severely afflicted and I therefore write from the heart. For this reason I have been interesting myself in Psoriasis for the past few months and I have stumbled on a step-by-step method to cure the…

Unknown Sleep Paralysis Symptoms

Sleep paralysis is a state of awareness that a person enters before falling asleep or before waking. Shortly before entering the sleeping state your mind paralleled the body from 3 seconds to a few minutes. Also, during REM sleep, our body is equally imbalanced so that we do not act out our dreams and "fall…