This post features a detailed evidence based overview of medical and home alternatives to Flonase (Fluticasone), a corticosteroid medical drug used for treatment of allergic and non-allergic sinus symptoms.
June 21, 2016 9:52 AM
An ingrown hair cyst can be deep and painful. It involves a hair follicle and occurs when the hair curl and grow downwards. It is sometimes called trichilemmal, pilar, wen or isthmus-catagen cyst. This detailed evidence based guide provides information on medical and home treatment options for ingrown hair cysts, lists the main causes and symptoms of the disease, features pictures of various hair cysts and a video of ingrown hair cyst removal.
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
June 10, 2016 4:00 PM
Fosamax (alendronate) is a medical drug for treatment of osteoporosis. But do you know about its alternatives? This article features an evidence based look at both medical (Risedronate, Ibandronate, Zoledronic acid, Miacalcin, Forteo, Prolia and Raloxifene) and natural (calcium, vitamin D, boron and regular exercise) alternatives to Fosamax.