15 Signs Your Pancreas Is Functioning Badly

15 Signs Your Pancreas Is Functioning Badly

Pancreatitis is the most common condition that affects the pancreas. This occurs when the cells stop working properly and become inflamed. Before you contact the doctor, review these 15 signs that this organ is functioning badly. 1. Abdominal pain Abdominal pain is a common sign of pancreatitis. The pain radiates from the upper abdomen down […]

Signs and Natural Treatments for Blood Poisoning

Signs and Natural Treatments for Blood Poisoning

Signs and Natural Treatments for Blood Poisoning Bacteremia or septicemia, commonly referred to as blood poisoning, is an infection of the blood and should not be confused with sepsis. The most common infections usually manifest in the lungs and skin. However, every other infection is also dangerous since the bacteria and toxins can spread through […]

The 10 Most Painful Diseases

The 10 Most Painful Diseases

There are numerous people who suffer from some of the most painful diseases known to man. Chronic pain is a side effect of many common diseases; some pain can be completely eradicated, and others must be dealt with in the best way possible. The following list outlines information about some of the most painful diseases: […]

What Is That Painless Lump Behind the Ear?

What Is That Painless Lump Behind the Ear? [nextpage title=”…”] Painless lump behind the ear are common, and most are benign. Some painless lumps behind the ear can indicate a serious condition. It is best to have a doctor check them out, especially if they seem to be getting bigger. If the lump has not […]

What Every Woman Should Know About Chlamydia

Chlamydia is an STD no one really wants to contract, but 2.2 million US citizens ages 14-39 are currently infected with the disease and most of these people are not aware they have it. It affects both men and women, however, it affects them both differently. Though there are many antibiotics and treatments you can […]

Natural Pain Relief for Chronic Headache and Migraine

Chronic headaches affect approximately 45 million people in the United States. If you suffer from headaches, the first step in finding relief is to determine the type of headache you have. Migraines are a type of headache are characterized by nausea, throbbing pain that worsens with activity and sensitivity to light and noise. Sinus headaches […]

Lyme Disease is Common and Dangerous: How to Spot the Symptoms

Lyme disease is perhaps one of the least understood diseases in the United States today. There are countless stories of how people with Lyme disease seek medical attention and are wrongly diagnosed with fatigue, depression, and a plethora of other illnesses. The cold hard truth is that there is simply so much we do not […]

7 Types Of Pain You Should Never Ignore

7 Types Of Pain You Should Never Ignore [nextpage title=”…”] Not every pain requires immediate special attention, but there are some that require immediate attention, especially those accompanied by fever or that suddenly occur. Here are some pains that should be cause for immediate concern and medical attention: • Severe/thunderclap head pain Could be: An […]

Rainforest Plants Used In Medical Treatments

Rainforest Plants Used In Medical Treatments In addition to playing a major role in balancing the global ecosystem, many rain forest plants also have huge medicinal value. Twenty-five percent of all current western medicines are derived from plants found in the rain forest. It is estimated that medical researchers have tested just 1% of the […]

15 Cancer Symptoms Women Often Ignore

According to the CDC, an average of 69.8% of women over 50 have had a mammogram in the last two years (circa 2010), but cancer isn’t always caught in the screening tests and definitely won’t be found during a screening if you don’t have it done in the first place. Often when women suspect something, […]

Strep Throat Symptoms And What You Can Do

Strep Throat Symptoms And What You Can Do Strep throat is a sore throat accompanied by fever caused by streptococcus, a bacterial infection that causes inflammation and pain in the throat. It can affect anyone of any age but is most common in children aged 5 to 15 years. It’s a contagious infection that spreads […]

Lavender Iced Tea! What’s Great About It

Lavender Iced Tea! What’s Great About It, (and how to make it!) Lavender is a type of shrub famous for its aroma and purple flowers. It is to the Mediterranean but now grown almost everywhere in the world. Apart from being a tasty beverage, this tea has its own health benefits. Relaxation The aroma of […]

All You Need To Know About Crohn’s Disease

Facts About Crohn’s Disease Crohn’s disease is a disease that causes inflammation, irritation, and swelling on any part of the digestive tract, also known as gastrointestinal (GI) tract. The end of the small intestine, ileum, and large intestine, colon, are the parts most affected.  The GI tract is a series of hollow organs joined in […]

All You Need To Know About Meningitis

Be Aware Of This Very Dangerous & Deadly Disease (Meningitis) Meningitis is a bacterial infection of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord (meninges). The first symptoms are usually fever, vomiting, headache, and feeling unwell. Limb pain, pale skin, and cold hands and feet often appear earlier than the rash with neck stiffness, dislike […]

8 Warning Signs of Dengue Fever

If you are a first-time visitor, please make sure to follow us on Pinterest and like us on Facebook to receive all information you need to have a happier and healthier life. Dengue (pronounced DEN gee) fever is a painful, debilitating, mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four closely related dengue viruses. These viruses […]

Top Medical Uses of Holy Basil

Holy basil has many medicinal properties, including promoting the removal of the catarrhal matter and phlegm from the bronchial tube. The leaves strengthen the stomach and induce copious perspiration. The seeds of the plant are mucilaginous. Fever & Common Cold: The leaves of basil are specific for many fevers, boil tender leaves with tea, to prevent […]