How Childhood Illnesses Affect Adults

Childhood Illnesses Affect Adults

If you were one of those lucky children to have avoided the chicken pox, you might assume that, as an adult, you’re home free. What you may not realize is that, by not having the disease as a youth, you can actually cause yourself some major health problems later in life. Having chicken pox once […]

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4 Ways To Get Rid Of Spare Tire Waist

Spare Tire Waist

The most common complaint amongst people who are trying to lose weight is that they cannot get rid of the small pouch of fat on their lower abdomen and waist. As the rest of the body is trimmed down, this stubborn fat becomes more noticeable in contrast to the thinner surrounding areas, leading to the […]

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6 Ways To Get Rid Of Severe Period Pain Or Menstrual Cramps

Period pain

Hormonal fluctuation is considered as the primary cause of severe period pain which is also know as menstrual cramps. During the course of menstruation, high amounts of prostaglandins are released in the body to facilitate uterine wall contraction. This is necessary for the shedding of the inner lining within the uterus. In case the contraction […]

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How To Prepare For Your Confinement Period

Confinement Period

Women typically Chinese women need to go through a confinement period just after the birth of their babies. This is designed to help the new mother regenerate after the birth to make it easier to cope with a newborn in the house. It also offers the perfect time for the new mother and baby to […]

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Dermatographism Detection, Picture, Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment

Dermatographism

You may have never even heard of Dermatographic urticaria or Dermagraphism, yet this skin condition is noted in around 5% of people worldwide. Sufferers of the condition experience an inflammation when their skin is scratched or rubbed. This acute inflammation means that it’s possible to write or draw on a person with Dermographism’s skin, which […]

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Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)Categorized, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Prevention, Treatment

Pink Eye Conjunctivitis

Conjunctiva is the thin mucus membrane covering the whites of the eyes and inner parts of eyelids. This membrane is highly sensitive to the entire allergy causing agents, bacterial and viral infections. When this thin layer gets infected by any such agent, it turns pink and hence known as pink eye. The disease is highly […]

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Hypoglycemia Picture, Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment

Hypoglycemia Symptoms

Long-term illnesses can be incredibly difficult to cope with, especially if you need to take medication on a daily basis. One such illness is diabetes, which for those of you who don’t know is where those who suffer from it is where people have abnormally high blood sugar levels which, if not managed correctly, could […]

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Gynecomastia Symptoms, Causes, Medicines and Surgery

Gynecomastia Symptoms

Gynecomastia is a medical term, which might be new to your ears, but it is a very common ailment amongst men. This ailment basically victimizes newborns and adolescents. In rare cases, it can also affect individuals during the later stages of their lives. If you go by its name, it may sound more like a […]

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Freckles Picture, Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment

Freckles picture

Freckles are small discolored markings that are very common on people with light colored skin. Freckles can be caused by many things, such as exposure to the sun, but they are typically harmless. There are a few cases where freckles can be a health risk and should be removed, but checks can be performed by […]

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10 Tips For Lowering Bad Cholesterol

Lowering Bad Cholesterol

High Cholesterol is one of the primary causes of heart disease in America today and the medical establishment is on an ongoing quest to reduce cholesterol levels in the adult population. If you’ve been screened for high cholesterol In the last five years you shouldn’t take it as a guarantee of health. Cardiologists warn that […]

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