Secret Methods to Cure Cold Sores
Blog / 07/17/2013

Secret Methods to Cure Cold Sores   Cold sores are caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 (HSV-1). This virus lies dormant for the most part of its life but when it gets triggered it attacks the sensitive parts of the face. There is not a lot that is more embarrassing than having a big open cold sore on your lip. There is no limit for this virus; it can attack continuously any number of times. If you are facing it for the first time then you need to consult your doctor for advice. One common method to make the virus dormant is to use DMSO (Di methyl Sulf oxide). Dimethylsulfoxide is a very powerful medication for it it kills the cells which cause it. The cold sore dies when these cells are killed and the virus becomes weak and dormant. Dimethylsulfoxide liquid has the ability to permeate living tissue. This gel is available in various concentrations. Generally it is recommended to use 70% concentrate cream (do contact your doctor about exact guidance). Results also have shown that people using DMSO had a quicker recovery than non-users. It is a potentially safe liquid and it is useful for recurrent…

Fast Cure For Shingles
Blog / 07/15/2013

Fast Cure For Shingles By Bob Carlton, Nutritionist, Medical Researcher and Author of the Fast Shingles Cure   I get asked all the time, Is there a fast cure for Shingles? The answer is yes AND no. No, there isn’t a magical pill instant-fix solution for it that will relieve all of your symptoms right this second. YES, there are specific things that you can do RIGHT NOW that will immediately get rid of any itchiness and pain, speed up the healing of the blisters, and eliminate any symptoms much faster than anyone could imagine. No, it doesn’t have to take weeks or even months to fully recover from it. It only takes that long if you do NOTHING and follow your doctors advice, probably taking a pill or harmful toxic lotion. If that’s the procedure you’re following, it will take at least 2 weeks at minimum and as long as months for any man or woman suffering from it. By following a proven remedy, thousands of men and women suffering from it have been able to be completely treated and symptom-free within 3 days after the blisters first appeared. How is this treatment even possible? It starts with understanding…

What Are You Doing About Hypertension?
Blog / 07/11/2013

What Are You Doing About Hypertension? by Christian Goodman   The medical term for high blood pressure is ‘hypertension’. As a general rule, you’re considered to be ‘hypertensive’ if your blood pressure is consistently above the ideal 120/80. Some people are genetically predisposed for having this illness, but there are other factors that often contribute to it, regardless of your genes. To help you better understand it, it’s a good idea to know what hypertension really is. When your blood pressure is taken, what’s actually being measured is the amount of pressure your blood is exerting against the walls of your blood vessels. Of course the higher the number, the more pressure is being forced against those walls. Think of a balloon as it is being filled with water. You will see that the balloon stretches as more and more water is being put into it. As you continue to fill the balloon, you can see that the balloon is thinning out, and eventually stretch itself to the breaking point. Same is true with your blood vessels. They can and will burst if you let your blood pressure get too high and remain there unchecked. Where the vessel bursts will…

How to Improve your Eyesight
Blog / 07/10/2013

How to Improve your Eyesight   If you are looking for a method of how to improve your eyesight, you may have already considered laser surgery. It is true that on the face of it, laser surgery can seem like a miracle solution to a number of eyesight problems. However laser surgery is expensive and as with all surgical procedures carries a number risks. Why choose expensive and risky laser surgery when there are alternative risk free and inexpensive methods available. These other methods include the Bates Exercise Method which simply involves purchasing the appropriate literature to enable you to follow the exercises. There is also the Pinhole Glasses Exercise method which entails the purchase of pinhole glasses. Research has shown that either one of these methods is an effective way of correcting vision. In fact if you use both of these methods in conjunction with one another the process is actually speeded up. They both work on the founding principle that when eye muscles are stressed and strained this has a direct effect on the health of our eyes. This should come as no surprise to those reading this as we know for a fact that stress has a…

Most Common Causes of Sweating and Steps to Tackle It
Blog / 07/07/2013

Most Common Causes of Sweating and Steps to Tackle It   What makes us sweat? To start with, sweating is normal as everyone have sweat glands that secrete salty fluid|Let me tell you, sweating is a natural phenomena as everyone has sweat glands which secrete the salty liquid, otherwise called sweat. It’s an important phenomena that keeps our body cool depending on the number of sweat glads, each one of us have more than a million of sweat glands. As a matter of fact, the number of sweat glands seem to be an important deciding factor on the intensity of sweat, while each person has more than a million. It’s a common assumption that men sweat more as they are often seen to be seating profusely. In reality it’s vice-versa – women have more sweat glands yet man’s glands are more active. On what occasion do we sweat or sweat more? Usually people sweat when they are hot, or excited, nervous and anxious. While sweating is normal, at times precaution is needed, sometimes it needs attention. It’s when excessive sweating is accompanied by weight loss, fever, shortness of breath etc, you would need to consult a doctor immediately. Excessive sweating…

Master Cleanse Exposed!
Blog / 07/04/2013

The Master Cleanse Exposed! Yuri Elkaim, BPHE, CK, RHN
Amy Coates, RHN, BSc.   The master cleanse is a detoxification program that calls for nothing else than a special lemonade concoction and periodic salt water flushes (to flush out your colon). The master cleanse solution is comprised of the following ingredients: 2 tbsp fresh lemon or lime juice 1 tbsp pure maple syrup 1/10 tsp cayenne pepper 8 oz spring water And that’s pretty much all you drink (along with herbal tea and water) for the duration of the cleanse. However, because lemon is acidic (before it is digested) it may wear down the enamel of your teeth. Therefore, after each glass of lemon water or the master cleanser, you should rinse your mouth with water. This master cleanse protocol has become wildly popular in the last few years, especially since Beyonce announced it was her secret to losing weight fast. And yes, the master cleanser will help you lose weight fast because all your putting into your body is the solution above, which provides very few calories. So, if you’re looking to lose weight fast, then this cleanse will definitely be helpful. However, what good does this cleansing solution do…

Eczema Flare-Ups: What They Are and How To Avoid Them
Blog / 06/22/2013

Eczema Flare-Ups: What They Are and How To Avoid Them   Eczema is a chronic skin condition, also commonly known as atopic dermatitis. Sufferers often feel the constant need to itch the skin. This itching can lead to red rashes, blister-like sores that ooze, and scaly, rough patches of skin. The phrase “eczema flare-ups,” is used to describe outbreaks or episodes where the condition gets worse. Those who suffer from this disease are often plagued with the skin condition for life, but there are ways to seek relief. Unfortunately, this relief can be short-term. Some individuals can go months without an eczema rash and wake up one morning to have a significant outbreak. Although there is no way to cure this disease, there are steps you can take to avoid regular flare-ups. Find Your Trigger Factor The phrase “trigger factor,” is often used to describe the onset of an outbreak. Something triggers the skin. It is irritated and produces a reaction. There are different causes for flare-ups and outbreaks, but medical professional have developed a list of common factors. They include dairy products, chemical irritants, allergies, the weather, and stress. Eliminate Your Trigger Factors Once you believe you found the…

What Is Hyperhidrosis?
Blog / 06/21/2013

What Is Hyperhidrosis?   The condition which causes excessive sweating is defined as Hyperhidrosis. Research shows that about 4% of the population has symptoms which are typical to the disorder. The symptoms which include sweaty face, hands, feet and palms can be a reason of embarrassment and social issues. Everyday existence can be challenging for a person suffering from this condition and physical proximity could be challenging. Yet, this condition can be cured and all these issues can be easily avoided. What causes It? It is a medical condition that needs serious and focused handling and it will not go away if you think that it is something that can be ignored. The hypothalamus – a part of the brain – is responsible for all sweat related functions. The sweat glands, which are responsible for producing sweat, are triggered by the hypothalamus which sends signals to it via nerves. In normal circumstances, a person would sweat when there is warmth or when the person undergoes any physical activity. As opposed to this, the sweat glands of a person suffering from this disorder produces surplus of sweat always. Types There are two main categories into which it can be divided into…

Plantar Fasciitis: Ball Of Foot Pain
Blog / 06/20/2013

Plantar Fasciitis: Ball Of Foot Pain   It is not uncommon to have painful feet. Human foot has to go through a lot of physical stress and sessions. Hence it is bound to show signs of pain and aches with the passage of time. However, heel pain or foot pain should not be ignored if it follows a consistent pattern or continues for a long period of time. It is advisable to seek medical help during such circumstances. Heel of the foot is protected through a layer of fat deposits near your fascia. This can be damaged due to some wrong exercises and practice and can in turn cause painful heels. Painful heels or ball of foot pain can be cured provided that it is properly diagnosed. You should go for check-ups, tests, scans and physical examinations to complete the diagnosis process. Causes of Ball of Foot Pain: Heel fissures: These are nothing but similar to a skin deep and are one of the less severe cause of ball of foot pain. However, if ignored, heel fissures can cause a lot of discomfort and trouble. Hence, it is important to cure the problem of heel fissures before the problem aggravates….

Categories of People Prone to Angular Cheilitis
Blog / 06/18/2013

Categories of People Prone to Angular Cheilitis   Each and every year, thousands or even millions of people are searching for an effective treatment that will get them rid of their Angular Cheilitis as soon as possible. In order to see what are the people with high risk of suffering from this disease, it is absolutely necessary to understand what it is and how it develops. It is a skin condition which affects the corners of the mouth and the skin from above and below them. In time, the condition can spread so that it can affect the entire area from above and below the lips. In most cases, this condition is due to the fact that saliva and sweat are retained too much time inside some skin folds. This is mainly possible when people are wearing dentures that do not fit well, thus deforming the face and causing folds at the level of the mouth or when one or more teeth are missing and the mouth closes more than necessary. These cases are more common in older people, as they are the one who have most teeth extracted and have to wear dentures. Also, because this condition is also…