Health Magazine > 2013 > December

Fibromyalgia: Information and Treatment

Fibromyalgia: Information and Treatment What is Fibromyalgia? Sometimes referred to as “fibro” and “the invisible disease,” fibromyalgia is a very debilitating that can strike anyone. Approximately three to six percent of the U.S. population suffers from this condition, which causes sufferers chronic pains and aches. The chronic pain and fatigue associated with this disease causes sufferers a general discomfortRead more about Fibromyalgia: Information and Treatment[...] Read More

Emotional Stress and Crohn’s Disease – How They Relate

Emotional Stress and Crohn’s Disease – How They Relate Emotional Stress and Crohn’s Disease : For years, many people have argued that forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, including Crohn’s Disease, is caused by emotional stress, tension, and anxiety; this, however, is completely inaccurate. While there may be links to emotional stress and Crohn’s Disease, it is not a cause of the disorder. A commonRead more about Emotional Stress and Crohn’s Disease – How They Relate[...] Read More

Eczema Treatment

Eczema Treatment What is Eczema? Eczema is a skin condition commonly known as dermatitis which can result in dry flaky skin which can be itchy and feel hot. This sensation often leads to vigorous itching which in turn can damage the skin. The word Eczema comes from the Greek words that mean “to boil over”. The wordRead more about Eczema Treatment[...] Read More

Fight Back Against Joint And Muscle Pain

Fight Back Against Joint And Muscle Pain Joint And Muscle Pain : You can conquer pain. When the strains of physical activity or disease start to affect your joints, there are some effective ways you can fight back, without the sometimes serious side effects of many drugs. • One of the latest therapies being used by health professionals is a natural compoundRead more about Fight Back Against Joint And Muscle Pain[...] Read More

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) : It is a slow progressing destruction of airways caused by gradual loss of lung function. It’s a combination of various lung diseases. In COPD, two lung diseases, namely chronic bronchitis and emphysema are the main diseases. Other diseases like asthmatic bronchitis and bullous disease are also present. This diseaseRead more about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease[...] Read More

Disturbed memory and Amnesia

Disturbed memory and  Amnesia Amnesia : It is a condition where memory is disturbed. it affects both organic and functional causes. An example of an organic cause of amnesia is damage to the brain, through trauma or disease. Where as an example of a functional cause involve physcholigical elements such as the defense mechanisms. There is several different typesRead more about Disturbed memory and Amnesia[...] Read More

Diabetes

Diabetes Diabetes : It is a disease affecting the manner in which the body handles digested carbohydrates. If neglected, diabetes can cause extremely severe health complications, ranging from blindness to kidney failure. Around eight percent of the population in the United States has diabetes. This means that around sixteen million people have been diagnosed with theRead more about Diabetes[...] Read More

Dermatitis

Dermatitis Dermatitis- what is perioral dermatitis? Perioral dermatitis is a skin problem around the mouth. This may also appear on the nose and chin. This dermatitis resembles acne and rosacea, but is neither of them. This is a difficult to treat condition and your everyday toothpaste, skincare products and cosmetics may be causing it. Let usRead more about Dermatitis[...] Read More

Depression and Celiac Disease

Depression and Celiac Disease Depression : It is a condition which affects about 15% of the population. Women are more likely to be affected than men. It is quite common for people who have been diagnosed as having Coeliac Disease to find themselves feeling depressed and anxious. For many there is a link between food and a sense ofRead more about Depression and Celiac Disease[...] Read More

Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet

Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet Congestive Heart Failure It is a medical condition concerning the heart. When diagnosed with CHF, a patient has a weakened heart that cannot properly pump blood to the necessary parts of the body. This condition requires extensive treatment and lifestyle changes in order to live as healthy and as normal a life as possible. SuchRead more about Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet[...] Read More