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Reacting the Wrong Way

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Reacting the Wrong Way

For some reason, the incidence of allergies has risen dramatically in recent years. There are various theories as to why this is so, including that our immune systems are exposed to far less parasitic diseases and infections than in the past (with the use of medication and antibacterial cleaning products). This apparently leaves a part…

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Understanding Sensorineural Hearing Loss

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Understanding Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Although Sensorineural hearing loss is only one of the three main causes of hearing impairments, close to 90 percent of all hearing loss cases are caused by it. Obviously, old age is the main cause for sensorineural hearing loss, but there are also other elements that may influence it. Let’s take a look at this…

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Arthritis Causing Havoc In Your Hand Or Wrist?

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Arthritis Causing Havoc In Your Hand Or Wrist?

Arthritis is a disease that occurs in the cartilage of the joints; and is the result of acute or chronic inflammation after a trauma. The disease can come in many forms but the most common is osteoarthritis; this affects the cartilage that lines the joints causing them to deteriorate and thus losing their cushioning ability.…

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Diabetes and Insulin Resistance – Health Concerns in the Young and Old

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Diabetes and Insulin Resistance - Health Concerns in the Young and Old

It’s not uncommon to hear that someone is insulin resistant or diabetic. With our sugar-rich diets, insulin resistance develops and eventually leads to worse conditions, such as type 2 diabetes. So, what causes these chronic diseases? And what can we do about it now? Your Body Needs Insulin Insulin is a key hormone in our…

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The “Freshman Fifteen”: Fact or Fiction?

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The "Freshman Fifteen": Fact or Fiction?

The dreaded Freshman Fifteen: typically an expected weight increase of up to fifteen pounds experienced during an individual’s first year in college. Posited by some is the question of whether or not this phenomenon actually exists. Unfortunately your fears are not about to be assuaged; the freshman fifteen does indeed exist and its causes are…

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Treating Tinnitus: What You Can Do

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Treating Tinnitus: What You Can Do

Tinnitus The human ears are very vital in every individual’s activities of daily living. Any condition affecting ears can be very disturbing and its complications can be very fatal if diagnosis, treatment is not started early enough. So a lot of care should always be exercised in treatment of any simple ear condition, ranging from…

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The Causes Of Gum Disease

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The Causes Of Gum Disease

Most adults will develop gum disease at some point in their lives. This is truly disappointing given that if you understand the causes of the condition, you can easily prevent it from ever occurring. Most people develop gum disease because they are unaware of the signs and symptoms and there is not enough information provided…

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Angular Cheilitis and It’s Causes

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Angular Cheilitis and It’s Causes

Angular cheilitis can occur to anyone but according to some research, people with vitamin deficiency are much prone to suffer from this condition. On the other hand, you can prevent angular cheilitis by following a healthy lifestyle and taking the right nutrients needed by your body. But some people still don’t know what angular cheilitis…

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Tonsillitis: The Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

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Tonsillitis: The Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

The term tonsillitis refers to a viral or bacterial infection which causes inflammation of the tonsils.  Causes of tonsillitis The most common cause of tonsillitis is a viral infection such as; adenovirus, coronavirus, influenza, respiratory syncytial virus and rhinovirus. Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, herpes simplex virus, HIV and bacterial infections can also cause tonsillitis; however, these…

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Blurry Vision?

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Blurry Vision?

Macular Degeneration is often an age-related eye condition which affects the macula; a part of the retina located at the back of your eye. In medical terms it is known as AMD and with today’s medical knowledge it is easily treatable. Breaking It Down AMD is virtually painless and it doesn’t lead to total loss…

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