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Find out everything about any disease you know or you might experience! Useful information: description, causes, symptoms, lifestyle simptoms, doctor treatments, natural treatments .

Cancer Vaccines

Wouldn’t it be great if we could fight colon cancer with a vaccine? Doctors are working on that now. In one phase of their research, they’re testing an experimental method. They take a virus and alter it or mix it with a gene found in cancerous cells. Then they inject that mixture into the body. The body recognizes it as foreign, and that boosts the …

Attention Deficit Disorder: An Overview

Attention deficit disorder (ADD) is most commonly diagnosed in children (mostly boys), though adults can also have it. When people with ADD symptoms are also hyperactive, the disorder is called attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). People with ADD do not lack intelligence; rather, they have difficulty focusing their attention, and as a result, their performance suffers. Life can be very frustrating for children with ADD: …

Allergic Conjunctivitis Symptoms and Solutions

Allergies to grass pollen, house dust, mold or cosmetics result in the following symptoms: itching eyes burning and watery eyes swelling of the tissues around the eyes runny nose and sneezing Treating Allergic Conjunctivitis Apply a cold, damp washcloth to the eyes to relieve itching and reduce swelling. Try over-the-counter allergy eyedrops or pills to reduce redness and itching. Be aware that the pills may …

Managing Hot Flashes

The best way to manage hot flushes is to prevent them from occurring. Once a hot flush occurs, make yourself as comfortable as possible and as is socially appropriate: remove some of the layers of intentionally layered clothing, try to perform a relaxation exercise, open a window, etc. Lifestyle Changes Stop smoking — Smoking actually acts as a toxin to the ovaries and is associated …

Calcium Carbonate and PMS (Premenstrual syndrome)

If you’re one of the millions of women troubled by pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) and the cramping, food cravings, bloating and irritability that strike once a month, and looking for something to help, I may have good news for you. A recent article in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology found that women who took 1200 mg of calcium carbonate cut the severity of their …

Anti-Sneeze – 5 Ways to overcoming your seasonal allergies

For a lot of people, spring fever is a bit too literal—it means seasonal allergies. With plant pollen already afloat in much of the United States, many allergy sufferers are stocking their medicine cabinets with antihistamines, which control symptoms but can cause drowsiness, dizziness, and dry mouth. “Many of my patients are tired of the side effects of antihistamines,” says Randy J. Horwitz, M.D., Ph.D., medical …

Serum creatinine level and kidney failure – Natural remedies

Q: I do have serum creatinine level ranging from 2.2-2-8 since 3 Years. I do also have high BP and I am taking sNumelo 2.5mg to control the high BP. Please suggest some remedy to bring down this serum createnine to its normal level. As I am indian, Please do let me know the names of herbs. I heard about Nettle Leaf Tea which is helping lot in kidney diseases….. A: After …

When birth control causes vaginal dryness?

Q: I’m 23, and I have unusual vaginal dryness. I just stopped using Depo-Provera and began birth control pills (orthotricyclen). I use a lubricant two times a day as directed by my doctor, but I get extremely dry during intercourse, to the point where it hurts. Is there anything you could recommend? A: Vaginal dryness is major problem for many women. Occasionally, women have a problem with …

Recognizing the signs of an ectopic pregnancy

I am six weeks pregnant. I am getting pains in the lower right side of my abdomen, and I sometimes feel like I am going to start my period. I do have a history of endometriosis. Is this normal, or could it be a sign of an ectopic pregnancy? Having pain during the first few weeks of pregnancy is common, but you are quite correct …

Get rid of gout? Descover the best natural herbs for gout!

I have been fighting an on going battle to get rid of gout attacks in my big toes and knee. I have been on medication from my M.D. off and on now for some time. The meds take the pain away but it always returns. I have tried herbs such as burdock root, cherry juice, and charcole. These did not help. Maybe I don’t have …

Top Ten List Of Most Embarrassing Subjects

Top Ten List Of Most Embarrassing Subjects If there is one place you should to be able to say anything, it’s the doctor’s office. But a surprising new report finds many patients are often resistant to discuss important medical conditions with their doctor. As Dr. Dean Edell reports, not talking about something could result in not getting care. SAM “Since I had no ability to …

ASTHMA causes, symptoms and natural treatments

Description * Asthma is an allergic disorder in which the bronchial tubes and airways become constricted by viscous mucous and inflammation of the cells that line the airways, making breathing difficult. * There are two types of asthma: – Intrinsic asthma – related to factors such as toxic chemical exposure, physical exertion, infection, stress and cold air. – Extrinsic asthma – related to allergies. Causes …