RSSArchive for April, 2011


3 Most Frequent Prostate Difficulties Men Should Know About

Most of the men overlook the signs and symptoms that signal the beginning of prostate problems. Recognizing the disease early is a sure way to cure the problem. There are 3 categories of prostate problems that every man should know about. One is benign prostate hyperplasia, which is due to the enlarged prostate that occurs as you […]


Sclerotherapy Treatment for Spider and Reticular Veins

Sclerotherapy, a non-surgical treatment is used to treat both spider veins and reticular veins. WithSclerotherapy treatment, the cells that line inside the wall of the veins are distressed with chemical injection. The chemical consists of 23% sodium chloride sterile solution mixed with lidocaine and heparin injecting with a very fine needle. Number of spider veins […]


Osteonecrosis of the Hip – Symptoms and Solutions

Osteonecrosis is a condition that may be referred to by other names such as bone infarction, aseptic necrosis, and ischemic bone necrosis but it generally refers to necrosis (cellular death) of certain bone tissues due to inadequate blood supply. Osteonecrosis of the hip is a common form of the condition Osteonecrosis and also involves bone cell death. […]


How to Cope With Soy Allergy?

Soy allergy is a common type of food allergy. Various soy products differ in their ability to cause an allergic reaction. Usually, fermented soy like tempeh can cause less allergic reaction when compared to raw soybeans. Living with an allergy to soy: Avoid consuming soy-based foods. They include: tempeh, soybeans, soy milk, tofu, miso, soy […]


Thalamic Stroke – What Is It and How Dangerous Is It?

A thalamic stroke is not something that many of us have even heard about, but most of us do know what a very dangerous thing a stroke can be. Simply put, a stroke is a sudden loss of brain function that occurs due to some disturbance of proper blood supply to the brain. A stroke […]


Yellow Fever Symptoms and Signs

Most of us know about yellow fever only in the context of vaccinations for that disease required for travel to certain countries. However yellow fever is an acute vector borne, viral hemorrhagic disease, that is a scourge of the tropical and subtropical areas. In the 19th century it was dreaded to be the most dangerous infectious […]


Abnormal Heart Rhythm Can Lead to Premature Ventricular Contraction

Premature ventricular contractions are quite common abnormal heart rhythms that begin in one of your heart’s two lower pumping chambers. These extra beats disturb your regular heart rhythm, which usually begins in your upper right chamber. Usually, premature ventricular contractions don’t cause any symptoms. But, you will experience an unusual sensation in the chest, such as: Fluttering […]

How Much Detoxing Do You Really Need?

How Much Detoxing Do You Really Need?

We constantly are bombarded by alarmist information about products that we use, which can supposedly result in anything from allergic reactions to hormone disruptions and to cancer. Owing to this, we are constantly wondering what to eliminate from our diet and our home to be safe and to be healthy and it can be easy […]

Signs of Concussion – Symptoms Indicating a Concussion

We have all heard the stories – someone fell and hit their head when they were out somewhere and suddenly could not remember where they lived though they remembered to call a family member to come pick them up, and other similar stories. However such temporary memory loss is just one of the signs of concussion, […]


Recognizing and Dealing with Presbyopia

It is the difficulty in reading and recognizing things up close that seems to creep up with age, and is something we seem unable to do anything about. It could start with having to enlarge the font on your mobile screen or having to keep the newspaper some distance away to read the letter, and […]