6 Home Remedies For Allergies

Allergies can be caused by the smallest of triggers; pollution during summer, pollens of springs, falling leaves of autumn and smog of winter. Every season has its own allergy triggers that can lead to hay fever, blocked sinus, dripping nose, watery and red eyes and itchy skin. In some people, allergies can also trigger attacks of asthma. Allergies can be avoided if you know their cause. In the meantime, you can use the given below remedies for treating allergies at [...]

9 Home Remedies For Urinary Tract Infection

Urinary tract infection or UTI is a bacterial infection and is very common though it goes unreported in many cases. Some people tend to suffer the condition in silence because they are too embarrassed or shy to report it. This is especially true of women who think that hygiene practices will be questioned if they go for the treatment of UTI. The truth is that getting infected with UTI is not indicative of your personal hygiene. Instead it means that [...]

9 Home Remedies For Weight Loss

Unhealthy weight gain is perhaps the biggest problem faced by us. Leading an unhealthy lifestyle and frequently eating outside has become the norm these days. In these stressful times people tend to turn to food for comfort. The result is weight gain. And when you finally realize that you have been piling on weight the battle with the bulge begins. It is not impossible to lose weight but it can be rather difficult. There is no magic pill or exercise [...]

9 Home Remedies For Insomnia

Insomnia is a common problem that is affecting more than half the population world over. Insomnia is the inability to fall asleep at night. The condition also means that even after falling asleep at night there is no guarantee that you will get quality sleep. Insomnia is a disturbing disorder of our times especially since the medical science has discovered that lack of proper sleep at night is responsible for the development of various diseases and disorders. (more…)

9 Home Remedies For Cough

There can be various reasons for the development of cough. Many times mild or severe cough can be an indication of an undetected and underlying problem. However, the cough can occur on its own as well in response to conditions such as presence of allergens in nasal tract, air blockage or as a result of common cold. There are many over-the-counter medications available for the treatment of cough. These medications are mainly in the form of tonics and syrups to soothe [...]

8 Home Remedies For Cold Sores

Cold sores or fever blisters have the habit of appearing up when you have a big event coming up.These are tiny bump like white formations seen on and around the lips. Formation of cold sores frequently is due to the inhabitation of a type of herpes virus in the body. This virus never leaves the body. (more…)

Top Causes, Symptoms And Types Of Acne

Acne is a very common skin disorder, which is the reason it is termed as ‘common acne’; nearly every one suffers from them at least once in a lifetime. Acne is the unsightly lesion that can form on any part of the body but is more commonly seen on the face. These lesions are enough to destroy your self confidence and wreck havoc on your social life. If you are teenager suffering from acne you will know what you are [...]

8 Home Remedies For Obesity

Medical science is becoming increasingly concerned about the problem of obesity. It seems that more and more people are becoming obese. And obesity is not just confined to a particular group. It is a common problem in all age groups and among both the sexes. Unhealthy eating habits and lack of regular exercise are the two main reasons for the rise in obesity. Obesity brings with it plenty of other life-threatening conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure and high [...]

7 Home Remedies For Hives

Hives or urticaria is a common skin problem that results in breakout of allergies. The allergy can be caused due to just about anything; foods (peanuts, walnuts), fruits (strawberries, pineapples), change in weather, strong medications (like penicillin and aspirin), extreme cold or hot climate, stress, common cold, flu and even exercising can result in hives. Our skin breaks out into allergy when the body starts producing histamine. This is a chemical that is released when the body is under attack [...]

11 Home Remedies For Shingles

Shingles is due to re-attack of varicella zoster that stays dormant in the body after chicken pox attack. The virus remains in the body and rears its head once again when our body’s immune system is at its weakest. Many people who had chicken pox as children will find themselves falling prey to shingles in their old age. Shingles starts off as a nagging pain or tingling of the skin. This pain lingers even after the infection has subsided. In [...]

10 Home Remedies For Body Odor

Nothing is as putting off as body odor. Smelly body can take the joy out of living especially of that smelling body happens to be yours. The good thing is that more and more people are becoming aware that they suffer from body odor. This is one reason the sales of deodorants and anti-precipitants have gone up in the past couple of years. The only drawback of using these anti-odor products is that they contain harsh chemicals and alcohol that [...]

9 Home Remedies For Sleep Apnea

Most of us are disturbed by a snoring partner at night but don’t give much thought to it except for a gentle teasing or two in the morning. However, this snoring is a cause of concern if your partner (or even you, for that matter) doesn’t let you sleep with his/her loud and continuous snoring. In many cases snoring is a sign of sleep apnea. (more…)

7 Home Remedies For Rosacea

Rosacea is an unsightly skin condition that affects millions of people across the world. The condition is common to both the sexes and is prevalent among all age groups. However, medical statistics reveal that the skin condition is more common in fair skinned people and among women who are in premenopausal and menopausal states. Rosacea results in the development of red rashes on the upper body mainly the face including the ears, the neck and the chest. The rashes are [...]

8 Best Home Remedies For Pink Eye

Pink eyes (medical name; conjunctivitis) is the name given to infection of the eyes that results in redness and watering of the eyes. The infection is a fairly common condition and the risk of getting the infection fairly increases during monsoons. The infection is not dangerous but causes extreme pain and discomfort in the eyes. (more…)

11 Home Remedies For Mouth Ulcers

Mouth ulcers are a common problem and not a cause of concern unless they start hurting too much and refuse to go away. Not being able to talk properly is one of the drawbacks of this condition. Mouth ulcers also make it impossible to eat spicy food because the spices hurt the ultra-sensitive ulcer. (more…)

7 Effective Home Remedies For Nail Fungus

Nail fungus is infection of the skin under the nail. As the name suggests, the infection is the result of fungi. The fungi rapidly multiply in number under the nail. This causes discoloration of the nail. Some people also experience slight pain if pressure is applied to the nail. (more…)