Health A-Z

  • January 23, 2014 at 7:02 AM

    How doctors diagnose yeast infection?

    The clinical diagnosis of yeast infections is largely based on the knowledge of the types of yeast present in human beings, prone groups, the sites these yeasts target, infections caused and signs and symptoms with which patients present to the doctors. Before we can move on to the diagnosis of yeast infections, it would be better if we know some basics here.

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  • January 21, 2014 at 5:21 AM

    Natural Kidney Function Boosters

    Kidneys are bean shaped organs located at the back of abdomen. Each kidney is 4-5 inches long. Each of the two kidneys is composed of millions of Nephrons, which are like microscopic filter for blood. The blood in our body passes through the kidneys several times in a day. It extracts excess water, mineral and wastes from the blood and this is how urine is formed.

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  • January 20, 2014 at 1:59 AM

    What you should do to sleep like a log again?

    If you are having trouble with your sleep then most probably you are suffering from insomnia. Insomnia is a sleep disorder which means “no sleep or lack of sleep”. It is defined by the inability of a person to fall asleep or to stay asleep for a long time. Insomnia is the most common problem among all other sleep problems that we are facing these days. But how would you come to know that you are suffering from insomnia? The symptoms and indications of insomnia are very obvious. The person suffering from insomnia faces difficulty in falling asleep, awakes several times during night, feels tired during day time and lacks mental concentration on work.

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  • January 15, 2014 at 12:42 PM

    5 natural treatment tips how to immediately kill toothache

    Toothache is the pain which occurs in and around a tooth. This pain comes either from within the tooth or from the surrounding gums and the bones structures. The pain may be constant or variable in its intensity. But what causes toothache. Below is the list of most common causes of toothache.

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  • January 15, 2014 at 11:18 AM

    Most common cancers in females below 40

    How much do you know about cancer? For most, the word cancer means end of their lives. But the trends are changing now. People, especially women, are getting more aware about this potentially lethal condition which is now curable if diagnosis is made in early stages. How common do you think cancer is in females?

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  • January 11, 2014 at 11:52 PM

    Most common cancers in males below 40

    Cancer is thought to be a problem of old aged and females. A number of days are allocated for the awareness of female cancers like “breast cancer awareness day” but how common do you think cancer is in males as compared to females? You would be astonished to know that according to some studies the overall cancer burden in males is even greater than females. In 2008, 12.7 million people were diagnosed of different cancers worldwide. Out of those 12.7 million, 6.6 million were males and 6.0 million were females.

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  • January 9, 2014 at 3:09 AM

    7 ways to decrease high blood pressure without medication

    Blood pressure is the force exerted by flowing blood on the walls of blood vessels. The normal value of blood pressure is 120/80 mm Hg, where 120 mm Hg is the systolic and 80mmHg is the diastolic blood pressure. You’re hypertensive if your blood pressure consistently remains above 140/100 mm Hg. Every 1 in 3 American adults has hypertension

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  • January 8, 2014 at 10:22 AM

    Ulcerative colitis: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Ulcerative colitis, in simple words, is an inflammation of colon. The incidences of this disease range between 1 to 20 cases per 100,000 individuals per year. The prevalence rate of this disease is 8 to 246 cases per 100,000 individuals per year. The incidences of this disease are higher in the northern countries of the world.

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  • January 6, 2014 at 5:52 AM

    Von Gierke's Disease: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Von Gierke's Disease is also medically known as Type 1 Glycogen Storage Disease. It is a disease that impairs the body from properly breaking down glycogen to glucose for energy. The disease will cause the body to accumulate abnormal levels of glycogen within certain tissues.

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  • January 3, 2014 at 11:37 PM

    A Comprehensive Guide To Blisters: Symptoms, Treatment And Prevention

    Blisters are small fluid filled bumps that form in the upper layers of the skin. They are usually the result of friction, pressure or irritation of some kind to your skin. Blisters can form anywhere in the body, but they most commonly occur on the hands and feet. Depending on what the cause is, a blister can appear alone or in clusters. The cause and location also determines the size of a blister, which can range from a pinprick to one or more inches in diameter.

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  • December 8, 2013 at 2:22 AM

    The ultimate guide to risks associated with DIY teeth whitening

    Everybody dreams of having white and flawless teeth, but we all known that teeth whitening treatments and similar dental cosmetic procedures can turn out to be very pricey, and not all of us may afford these treatments. This is why millions of people worldwide rely on DIY teeth whitening procedures, unaware of all the risks and dangers they expose themselves at whenever they whiten their teeth at home with certain products.

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  • December 7, 2013 at 2:15 AM

    What Are The Best Medications And Home Remedies For Curing Your Earache?

    Earaches are probably some of the most painful types of suffering you can experience and in some cases they are so bad, that you cannot even speak. If you are currently having a bad earache and you have no idea what you can do to feel better, don't worry about it. Below we're going to take a closer look at how to ease an earache and alleviate that unbearable pain as soon as possible.

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