Hives, also known as urticaria, are pale red bumps which occur on the skin, either due to body’s reaction to certain allergen or due to unknown reasons. They usually just cause itching, but sometimes can also sting and burn. This post features a detailed look at types of hives, their symptoms, causes and treatment options (both pharmaceuticals and home remedies).
August 28, 2016 2:58 PM
August 19, 2016 12:25 AM
Boils are bumps (both painful or painless), which may appear on virtually any part of your body, including scalp, face, neck, nose, armpit, inner thigh or bottocks. This detailed post looks at medical and home remedies for treatment of boils to get a fast relief. Pictures included.
July 30, 2015 7:37 AM
Some people say that eating bacon during pregnancy is safe while others emphasize negative effects and risks of bacon for expecting mothers and recommend pregnant women not to eat it. We have compiled a detailed post describing benefits and risks of bacon during pregnancy to help you make the right decision for you. In any case you should always seek approval of your physician before eating bacon while expecting.
January 29, 2015 5:22 PM
Need for Vitamins if you’re trying to conceive! If you are trying to conceive then using vitamins is definitely the write answer. Studies have backed the importance of vitamins in conception. Most commonly it is considered that women who are trying to conceive should increase vitamins and supplementary intake, but it is equally important for men as well.
May 17, 2016 7:21 PM
Black currant is an excellent source of vitamin C and other essential nutrients and antioxidants (mainly anthocyanins). This article summarizes health benefits of black currant berries, including their history and preparation of black currant tea.
June 3, 2016 7:53 AM
Bumps or spots that simply look like pimples can be present anywhere on the body. However, the appearance of such spots on nipples of breast can be disconcerting. With so much fear over breast cancer and other related disorders, a bump that looks like a pimple around or on the nipple could trigger you into panic mode. Luckily, most strange looking little pimples on the breast are nothing to be worried about, though you should still pay a visit to your doctor if you are concerned. Finding out what causes breast acne, how to avoid occurrence of pimples on nipple and how to treat them should help treat this condition, or at least help in managing it. This is what our article is about.
May 27, 2016 9:50 AM
Pimple (sometimes also called a zit, bump or spot) is a type of comedo or acne. Comedo is caused by clogging of hair follicle (pores) in the skin. Skin debris mixes with oil to clog the follicle. The follicles have sebaceous glands inside them that produce sebum. As the outer layer of skin sheds continuously, the dead skin cells after glued together by sebum causes the follicles to block. This generally happens when person’s skin becomes thick at puberty.
Drugs & Supplements
July 5, 2016 6:40 AM
Depakote (Divalproex Sodium) is a drug used to treat seizures, manic episodes, bopilar disorders and for prevention of migraines. This post features a detailed overview of alternatives to Depakote (both pharmaceuticals as well as natural ones).
July 3, 2016 7:06 AM
Eyelid pimples can be a real nuisance. Not only because they may be extremely irritating and painful but also because they make you look "ugly", which may be a major problem for women and girls. This article is a detailed description of causes, symptoms, medical and home remedies for pimples on eylids. You will find here some detailed instructions on how to use each remedy as well as information on how to prevent eyelid zits and bumps. Treatment of this condition always depends on the underlying cause and you should always seek a medical advice before you attempt any treatments.