Irritable Male Syndrome Treatments

Irritable Male Syndrome Treatments

Irritable male syndrome (IMS) is a term that refers to mood swings in males. It is caused most often by low testosterone and high cortisol levels. High estrogen levels also can cause IMS. The reason for this imbalance is the declining level of testosterone due to aging and andropause. Other contributory factors to these mood swings in men associated with IMS are weight gain (fat cells produce estrogen from testosterone), stress, and certain medications. The symptoms you will exhibit are [...]

Proper Adenoiditis Treatments

Proper Adenoiditis Treatments

Adenoids are a mass of lymphatic tissue lying hidden at the back of the throat, above the tonsils, and near the junction of nose and throat. Along with tonsils, they keep you healthy by fighting harmful germs either through filtration of the germs or by producing antibodies. Inflammation of adenoids is referred to as adenoiditis. It is more common in children because the adenoids tend to disappear by the time you reach your teens. (more…)

Top 5 Herbal Remedies For Panic Attacks

Panic attacks are characterized by sudden onset of intense apprehension or fear. Typically there is no apparent cause or real danger responsible for the panic attacks. They can last from a few minutes to several hours. They usually tend to begin abruptly, and attain a peak within 10-20 minutes. When the attacks occur, you may feel you are undergoing a heart attack, losing control or even dying. Many have only one to two attacks during their lifetimes. Some can [...]

Effective Treatments For Hypotonia

  Muscle tone is the amount of resistance to stretch or amount of tension in a muscle. When the muscle tone is low, the condition is called hypotonia. Hypotonia is not a specific disease entity per se but a manifestation of a number of disorders and diseases affecting the muscle strength or the control exerted by the brain on motor nerves. (more…)

Correct Rhabdomyolysis Treatments

Rhabdomyolysis is a disease in which injured or damaged muscle tissue breaks down. This releases the content of the muscle fibers, myoglobin, into bloodstream. There are several causes of rhabdomyolysis. Crush injury from a fall, auto accident or a building collapse can cause it. Intake of high doses of prescription medicines such as statins or corticosteroids can cause it. Other causes are burns, electrical shock, lightning strike, heat stroke, muscle diseases such as myopathy and muscular dystrophy, certain bacterial [...]

Recommended Bursitis Treatments

Bursitis is inflammation of bursa (small sac) containing synovial fluid. More than one bursa can be affected. These bursae act as fluid-filled cushions or pads for muscles and tendons near joints, making movement of the joints painless. Most commonly, bursitis occurs in bursae near shoulder joint, elbow joint and hip joint. However, bursitis can also occur near knee, heel and base of big toe. It occurs more commonly in joints used repetitively. Bursitis is more common in those over the [...]

Effective Treatments Of Acoustic Neuroma

Acoustic neuroma is a benign (noncancerous) growth, which develops on 8th cranial nerve (vestibulocochlear nerve). This nerve connects the inner ear to the brain. The nerve helps in hearing by transmitting the sounds from the ear to the brain, and in maintaining balance by sending information from inner ear to brain. Acoustic neuromas are also called as neurolemmomas or vestibular schwannomas. They grow slowly at the rate of 1-2 mm per year. The causes of acoustic neuroma are not clearly [...]

Complete Causes Of T-Wave Abnormality

T-wave is a wave that occurs on the electrocardiogram (ECG). ECG is a tracing of the electrical activity of heart. The normal waves that an ECG shows are P-wave, QRS complex, and T-wave. T-wave abnormality is the commonest ECG abnormality, occurring in 2.5% of all ECGs recorded and in 50% of abnormal ECGs recorded. T-wave abnormalities should not be interpreted without correlation with clinical and other laboratory findings. T-wave changes may also be noted in some otherwise healthy individuals. Normal [...]

Effective Home Remedies For Morning Sickness

Nausea and vomiting that occurs in pregnancy, particularly in the first few weeks of pregnancy, is called as morning sickness. It is not harmful to the growing fetus and usually clears up by week 12-14 of the pregnancy. It is called ‘morning sickness’, but it is a misnomer because it can occur at any time, including during the night. Some may feel sick throughout the day. Nearly 50% of women have morning sickness during pregnancy and 30% have only [...]

Best Treatments For Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma (or, malignant mesothelioma) is a type of cancer developing from the cells of mesothelium. Mesothelium is a protective lining covering many parts of the body, such as lungs, abdominal cavity, heart, and testis. It affects most commonly pleura (lining covering lungs). The commonest cause of mesothelioma is asbestos exposure leading to inhalation or ingestion of asbestos fibers. Not all people with exposure to asbestos develop mesothelioma. Other risk factors are living with anyone with daily exposure to asbestos, and [...]

Best Amyloidosis Treatments

Amyloidosis is a variety of conditions in which certain proteins become insoluble and get deposited in between cells in the various tissues and organs of the body. These insoluble protein aggregates are called amyloids. The proteins become insoluble because of changes in their structure. The organs most commonly affected are the heart, nervous system, gastrointestinal tract, and kidneys. It is more common in males, people over the age of 50 years, and those undergoing dialysis. Exact cause of amyloidosis is [...]

Best Treatments For Syphilis

Syphilis, a sexually transmitted infection, is caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. Although the main way of transmission is via sexual contact, it can also be transmitted to the fetus from the mother at birth or during pregnancy. Other rare ways of transmission of the disease are close bodily contact or prolonged kissing. The infected person may be unaware of the presence of the disease because there may be no visible sores, and thus might unknowingly pass on the [...]

5 Excellent Home Remedies For Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids (piles) are nothing but inflamed and swollen veins in the lower rectum and anus. When they are located within the rectum, they are called internal hemorrhoids. When they are located beneath the skin around anus, they are called external hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are a pretty common ailment. Hemorrhoids result from increased pressure in the rectum or anal region. This can occur due to straining during defecation, sitting for prolonged periods on toilet, chronic constipation, obesity, and pregnancy. You will experience [...]

Top Home Remedies For GERD

GERD (acronym of gastroesophageal reflux disease) is a chronic digestive disorder characterized by acid reflux (into the food pipe) and heartburn. The main reason for the signs and symptoms of GERD is the backflow of acid from the stomach upwards into the food pipe. The main cause of GERD is a lax esophageal sphincter (circular muscle band) that guards the opening between the food pipe and the stomach. The risk factors for GERD are hiatal hernia, obesity, smoking, diabetes, [...]

6 Best Home Remedies For Gingivitis

Gingivitis is inflammation of the gums, leading to swelling, redness, pain and irritation of the gums. Gums will be soft, receding and puffy. Gums will also bleed easily when you are brushing or flossing. Instead of the normal pink, the gums may be dusky red. There could be bad breath. Poor oral hygiene is the commonest cause of gingivitis. Risk factors for gingivitis are diabetes, tobacco use, older age, certain medications, certain illnesses that reduce your immunity (HIV/AIDS, leukemia), [...]

Remedies For Conjunctivitis

5 Home Remedies For Conjunctivitis

Conjunctivitis is very common condition. It is also called as pink eye or red eye. Conjunctivitis is the inflammation and redness of conjunctiva, the thin tissue covering the front of eyes. There are three main causes of conjunctivitis: infective conjunctivitis is due to viral or bacterial infection; allergic conjunctivitis is due to allergic reaction to allergens like dust mites or pollen; irritant conjunctivitis is due to irritants like shampoo or chlorinated water coming in contact with the eyes. Symptoms [...]

8 Excellent Home Remedies For Rosacea

Rosacea is characterized by chronic redness of the face and occasionally pimples. It occurs more commonly in middle-aged women with fair skin. The exact cause is not known. It runs in families, so a genetic basis is postulated. There are a number of triggers for rosacea, such as hot foods and beverages, alcohol, spicy foods, extreme temperatures, emotional stress, and some medications. There is a persistent redness on face, often with small blood vessels being visible on cheeks and [...]

6 Home Remedies For Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is characterized by chronic inflammation of the joints in hands and feet. Although all age groups are susceptible to it, it occurs more commonly before the age of 40 years. Women are more prone to it than men. It occurs as a result of your own immune system attacking the membranous lining surrounding the joints, leading to inflammation. (more…)

5 Best Home Remedies For Vitiligo

Vitiligo is a condition in which patches of skin lose the colouring pigment melanin. Melanin is responsible for the colour of the skin, eyes, and hair. When the cells producing melanin (melanocytes) do not form melanin or die, vitiligo occurs. Irregular white patches start to appear on the skin, which enlarge slowly. People of all races are affected by vitiligo, but it is more noticeable in people with darker skin. The natural course of this condition is unpredictable. All parts of [...]

5 Home Remedies For Cellulite

Cellulite is dimpled skin on hips, buttocks, thighs and abdomen. It occurs because of the protrusion of fat beneath the skin into connective tissue and causing dimpling or puckering and nodularity of skin. It is more common in women. It is more common in areas of body with more fat deposits. Presence of cellulite does not mean you are overweight. It can be present even in thin people. However, if you are overweight, if you lose weight it can [...]

Home Remedies For Migraine Headaches

5 Home Remedies For Migraine Headaches

Migraine is characterized by chronic headaches that are moderate to severe in intensity. The attacks typically last for hours to days. The headache is usually confined to one side of the head and is pulsating in nature. It might be accompanied by nausea and vomiting, and high sensitivity to light (photophobia) and sound (phonophobia). Sometimes the migraine may be accompanied or preceded by aura (sensory warning symptoms), such as blind spots, flashes of light, or tingling in arms and [...]

6 Best Home Remedies For Hay Fever

Hay fever, also known as allergic rhinitis, is characterized by cold-like symptoms and signs, such as runny nose, nasal congestion, itchy or watery eyes, sinus pressure, and sneezing. Other symptoms that can be present are cough, itchiness in nose, throat and roof of mouth, facial pain, swollen and bluish skin under eyes (so-called allergic shiners), decreased sense of taste, and decreased sense of smell. The symptoms may be seasonal, that is when trees are in bloom, or may be [...]

Top 5 Home Remedies For Diabetes

Persistent increased level of blood sugar is referred to as diabetes. Symptoms vary depending on the extent of elevation of blood sugar. Typical symptoms are increased appetite (polyphagia), increased thirst (polydypsia), and increased urination (polyuria). Other symptoms that can be present are weight loss, fatigue, sores that heal slowly, blurred vision, high blood pressure, and frequent infections of gums, skin, vagina or bladder. Diabetes is of two types: type 1 diabetes, which occurs in the young; and type 2 diabetes, [...]

Top 5 Home Remedies For Diarrhea

Diarrhea is loose and watery stools occurring at greater frequency than usual. Also, a greater volume of stool is passed. Usually, the diarrhea lasts 2-3 days, but sometimes can stay on for weeks depending on the cause. Other symptoms that can be present are abdominal cramps and pain, fever, abdominal bloating, and blood in stool. You need to see a doctor if the diarrhea persists for more than a few days, dehydration sets in (dry mouth and skin, excessive [...]

Top 6 Home Remedies For Asthma

Asthma is breathing difficulty caused due to narrowed and swollen airways with excess mucus production in them. Breathing difficulty is usually accompanied by coughing, shortness of breath, and wheezing. Other symptoms include chest pain or tightness, and sleeplessness on account of the symptoms. In some people the asthma is mild, whereas in others it can interfere with daily activities and eventually prove to be life-threatening. While the exact cause of asthma is not known, there are some well-identified environmental triggers, [...]

Effective Home Remedies For Blood Pressure

Almost one out of every four adults is said to have high blood pressure (hypertension). If the systolic blood pressure (higher value) is greater than 140 mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure (lower value) is greater than 90 mm Hg, then you are said to have high blood pressure. In 90-95% of cases, the cause is not known, and it is referred to as essential, or primary, hypertension. When the cause for high blood pressure is known, it is [...]

5 Home Remedies For Dry Cough

Cough is body’s response to irritants in the throat and airways. The irritants end up stimulating the nerves in the airways or respiratory tract, and these impulses travel to the brain, which sends back signals to the throat and lungs, resulting in cough. Then the cough clears the irritants, secretions, foreign particles and microbes from the airways. There are several causes for cough, including acute sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis, heart failure, influenza, tuberculosis, pneumonia, and lung cancer. The cough may or [...]

6 Best Home Remedies For Mouth Ulcers

Mouth ulcers are small and shallow lesions on soft tissues of the mouth. They can occur beneath the tongue, on the inside of lips or cheeks, on soft palate, or near the base of the gums. They tend to be small in size and oval shaped, with yellow or white center and red border. They can cause pain, making it difficult to eat or talk. There are several causes for mouth ulcers. They can occur as a result of minor [...]

Effective Treatments Of Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia is abnormal heart rhythm. It is due to a disturbance of electrical activity of the heart and the heart starts beating slowly, faster or irregularly. The causes of arrhythmias are many: heart attack (now or previously), blockage of coronary arteries, diabetes, high blood pressure, overactivity of thyroid gland, smoking, excess alcohol or caffeine intake, stress, electrical shock, certain medications, air pollution, and dietary or herbal supplements. Oftentimes, arrhythmia may cause no symptoms and is detected incidentally upon examination and [...]