How to Treat Children Suffering of Asthma
Blog / 03/14/2014

How to Treat Children Suffering of Asthma   Asthma is a condition with which gets hard to live even for an adult. The younger the person suffering of it is, the more problematic will be to live with this ailment. Thus, children find it extremely hard to cope with this situation, especially because they do not fully understand their condition and are not able to control their emotions. This is why, asthmatic children need to be given special attention, both when they are at home or with their parents and when they are at school. In order to prepare your child to cope with asthma as good as possible, it is necessary to explain them, as much as they can understand, what is it, what it will happen to them during an attack and what are they supposed to do in severe cases or in the situations when their parents are no around. This will enable the child to regain some of their confidence and to start regarding it as something they will have to face without being afraid of it. Once your child knows exactly what they have to do when they are left alone, it is absolutely necessary…

The Best Treatment for Sciatica Pain
Blog / 03/11/2014

The Best Treatment for Sciatica Pain By Nancy Dickey, Author of Stop Sciatica Now!   Sciatica nerve pain is caused by a combination of pressure and inflammation on the nerve root. Several treatments can relieve these factors. Most of these treatments are fairly easy and non-invasive, although surgery may be needed in cases where the spinal column or cord has already been damaged. The most common way that sciatica pain is treated is with pain killers. These types of drugs are non-steroid anti-inflammatory muscle relaxers. Opiate-based painkillers are only used as a last resort because of their high risk of addiction. Health care providers are also recommending daily exercise to alleviate sciatica pain. By stretching and strengthening back and leg muscles associated with sciatica, you can ease the pressure on the sciatica nerve. But the best treatment for sciatica pain is changing certain habits within your lifestyle to prevent or alleviate sciatica symptoms. Simply by changing your posture, you can alleviate sciatica pain and back injuries. Bad posture could be putting a lot of extra stress on your spine, disks, muscles, ligaments, joints, and nerves. When you’re sitting, make sure that you’re not slouching. You should not be leaning too…

Acne Inversa Information (Hidradenitis Suppurativa)
Blog / 03/04/2014

Acne Inversa Information (Hidradenitis Suppurativa)   Acne Inversa, also known as Hidradenitis Suppurativa, is a chronic skin disease characterized by abscesses, lesions and scarring. It is caused by a defect of the follicular epithelium, and is known to have a genetic component. There are also a number of physiological and lifestyle factors that can trigger an outbreak of Acne Inversa, including excessive production of androgen hormones, being overweight, and smoking. The condition rarely goes away on its own and early treatment is recommended. Prevalence The prevalence of Acne Inverse is estimated to be between 1 to 4% of the world’s population. It is more frequent in women than in men, and very rarely occurs before puberty or after menopause. What Causes Acne Inversa? Its exact cause is still debated, however, a number of possible factors have been identified. For example, smoking is such a factor and the condition is more prevalent among smokers. Similarly, being overweight increases the risk of developing the condition because there will be more frictional forces on the skin. Other lifestyle factors implicated in Acne Inversa include excessive sweating, stress, and wearing tight clothing. In addition, the use of some anti-perspirants and shaving may be involved…

Magnetic Therapy Fights Stress Effectively
Blog / 03/01/2014

Magnetic Therapy Fights Stress Effectively   It is said that modern life is human-oriented, which means that all things which are done and discovered are meant to provide humans with the necessary comfort and stability. Yet, ironically, in this human-oriented, modern world, the humans feel threatened are more and more worried about the current day and about their future and no longer feel safe in their own homes. They feel like they will not be able to make it through the day. In other words, the feeling of insecurity, the exaggerated stress and anxiety has taken over the modern person and as much as the society would offer, they are no longer able to enjoy themselves and the people around. If you feel that you are in such a situation, measures need to be taken in order for you to get your normal life back and be able to enjoy all the good things around you. Believe it or not, there are things which can be done in order for you to be able to manage stress effectively and stay active until late hours of the night. One of the most effective methods in dealing with stress is magnetic therapy….

Will Eye Exercises Improve my Vision?
Blog / 02/21/2014

Will Eye Exercises Improve my Vision?   There a number of eye exercise methods being marketed at the moment and it is often difficult for people to choose the best eye exercise method for their particular eye problem. Of course people also want to know whether or not the particular eye exercise that they choose will be effective. Two eye exercise methods which have achieved overwhelming positive results are the Pinhole Glasses Eye Exercise Method and the Bates Eye Exercise Method. These eye exercise methods are both safe and inexpensive. What’s more they are exercises which can be used in conjunction with one another and which actually complement one another. Testimonials from those who have used these methods have shown that they can actually achieve an improvement in vision. In fact some of these testimonials have stated that they have been able to cancel laser surgery that they have planned. Others have said that they have been able to throw away their glasses and a number of those who have relied on contact lenses have stated that after following these exercises they have no longer needed their contact lenses. Of course eye exercises will only improve your vision if you…

Improve your Vision – Natural Gateways
Blog / 02/18/2014

Improve your Vision – Natural Gateways It has been said the eyes are the windows to the soul, but they also our windows to look out and observe the world. Eyes are important for seeing things, reading, working, and even communicating. The eyes are sensitive though, they work hard and they need time to rest and recover from the constant strain put on them. Did you know that we can cure poor eyesight just by changing a few bad habits? We are extremely hard on our eyes and taking to the time to practice relaxation exercising can help us see more clearly. Even if you have worn glasses for years or are prone to eye problems and eye disease, learning to take the strain and stress away from the eyes can cure all that. Strain and stress are the main factors affecting poor eyesight. Everyone is born with relatively good eyesight. Throughout our school age years we are taught bad habits that cause our eyes to strain too much. Sitting in a classroom, constantly staring at a blackboard, books, or paper all day leaves our eyes tired and stressed. There is no time between classes or subjects to relax the…

Toenail Fungus Cure
Blog / 02/17/2014

Toenail Fungus Cure   If you suffer from toenail fungus I’d be willing to bet you want it gone. Unfortunately, it’s the most difficult fungal infection to treat. Everyone is searching for the toenail fungus cure. So what is it? Well, it’s not that easy. Toenail fungus affects the nail bed, making it very difficult to treat with topical products. Oral medications can have bad side effects and take over a year to clear the infection. So what is the real cure for nail fungus? Most doctors at the current time will prescribe an oral antifungal medication like Lamasil. This works in most people, but takes a very long time and can have some pretty bad side effects. Most importantly, its hard on the liver. If you are a drinker, or if you are pregnant or nursing, you should not take Lamasil. Topical antifungals are very hit or miss. Athletes foot medications like Tinactin typically do not work for nail fungus. Many people recommend more natural products like tea tree oil, which has shown to have antifungal properties. Since tea tree oil has minimal research behind it, and is not regulated by the FDAA, it’s tough to tell if you’re…

How to Use Toothpaste to Cure Cold Sores
Blog / 02/17/2014

How to Use Toothpaste to Cure Cold Sores   Cold sores are a very common disease that spreads throughout the human population. This is a contagious disease and there are chances that you got this virus from contact with a person who is already suffering from it. Mostly, people of European and North American origin have this type of virus infection. Nearly 70% of the population of Australia suffer from this virus. Ironically in this 20th generation where the assumption that nothing is impossible has been the mantra, we still do not have cure for this virus which has been tormenting our lips, eyelids, fingers, etc for so many years. Still research is being conducted in the United States of America where they have achieved a partial success rate but cannot guarantee complete removal of the virus from human body. Scientists discovered a link between HSV – 1 and Alzheimer’s disease way back in 1979. This virus may attack lipoproteins which may lead to Alzheimer’s disease. A type of facial paralysis called as Bell`s palsy has also been linked to the presence of HSV – 1 virus and its reaction with the facial sensory nervous of the human body. With…

Foods Which Can Limit the Occurrence of Angular Cheilitis
Blog / 02/16/2014

Foods Which Can Limit the Occurrence of Angular Cheilitis   People suffering from Angular Cheilitis know that this is one of the most troubling and annoying skin condition one can experience. It prevents you from eating, drinking and speaking normally. Many people even refuse to go out of the house when suffering from this condition, thus becoming isolated from the rest of the world. This is why it is better to prevent it then having to treat it. If you have had it long time ago and are afraid that will come back, if you have it and want to treat it faster or if you do not want to have this terrible experience ever, you should start by eating the foods listed below. They will provide your body with all the vitamins and nutrients necessary to effectively fight this disease and prevent it from appearing ever again. Most of the times, it appears as a result of a weak immune system. Thus, you will need to have a balanced diet, filled with fruits and vegetables that will supply you with all the things you need to remain healthy and have a strong immune system. The first thing that you…

Acid Reflux – Foods to Avoid
Blog / 02/15/2014

Acid Reflux – Foods to Avoid   What acid reflux food should I avoid? This is a question most gastroesophageal reflux disease sufferers struggle upon. Promoting healthy nutrition that is based on avoiding certain foods while increasing the intake of others has the potential to confer significant long-term health benefits among acid reflux sufferers. Lifestyle and dietary alterations are considered to be an integral and inseparable part of any long-term holistic GERD treatment. The foods we consume play an important role when it comes to keeping our body’s delicate natural inner balance. Since certain foods and dietary habits have been found to directly and indirectly promote the aggravation of acid reflux, avoiding those foods and adopting specific dietary habits for optimal digestion while suffering from acid reflux could have a tremendously positive effect on your existing medical condition. The following are examples of these types of foods: 1. Coffee and other caffeine containing beverages lead to increased acidity, so avoid large amounts of coffee. Try to limit your daily coffee consumption to two cups or less. It possible, split your coffee cup into two half cups, and reduce coffee drinking before the bedtime. 2. Alcohol can irritate the stomach and…