Monthly Archives: July 2011

Complications Caused by Cystic Fibrosis

Complications Caused by Cystic Fibrosis Cystic fibrosis is a disease that has no known cure. It can have devastating complications if not treated. Common and frequent complications are respiratory infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and chronic sinusitis. The passageways to the respiratory organs are dilated when you have these infections and can make it more difficult to clear the passageways. Asthma can develop from the chronic inflammation of the bronchial linings. Complications Caused by Cystic Fibrosis   Respiratory infections are […]

Reflexology for Memory Loss

Reflexology for Memory Loss There are many reasons for memory loss.  One of the primary reasons is an insufficient supply of necessary nutrients to the brain, especially the B vitamins and amino acids.  In addition, the brain depends on substances called neurotransmitters.  Neurotransmitters are brain chemicals that act like electrical switches in the brain and throughout the nervous system.  If the brain does not have an adequate supply of neurotransmitters or essential nutrients it need to make them, your brains […]

Looking at Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Looking at Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diarrhea and constipation are not the only problems when you have irregular bowel movement. Irritable Bowel Syndrome or IBS also affects a lot of individuals worldwide.   What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome? Irritable Bowel Syndrome comprises abdominal pains, bloatedness, irregular bowel habits, diarrhea headache and fever. Studies show that the condition often arises on people who are often stressed or over-fatigued. Pregnant women are also prone to Irritable Bowel Syndrome.   What causes Irritable Bowel […]

Nicotine patches help relieve smoking addiction

Nicotine patches help relieve smoking addiction Looking for the right product to help you effectively quit smoking might seem to be a challenging journey at first. But with the innovations in recent technologies, there is no need to sweat regarding these matters. Take for example nicotine patches. Nicotine patches are one of the most sought-after tools by people who want to really stop their smoking habits. These patches are applied topically so you would not have to think about any inconvenience. As these […]

Gaining Relief from Hemorrhoids

Gaining Relief from Hemorrhoids Have you been experiencing itching, burning, and pain in your rectum lately? It is likely that you have a problem of hemorrhoids as these are the common symptoms. This problem is not life-threatening but it can cause you extreme discomfort and even pain. It is prudent to have the problem treated right from the start. Gaining Relief from Hemorrhoids   The problem is caused by extreme pressure forced upon the rectum after sessions of heavy lifting, […]

The Profile for Cystic Fibrosis

The Profile for Cystic Fibrosis Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease that occurs when both parents carry the mutant CF gene. It is incurable but new advances are being found each year in finding new methods of treatments. New methods for diagnosing the disease are being discovered as well. The disease causes the normally thin mucus that lines the passageways to major organs to become thick and sticky causing it to build up and cause problems for the patient in […]

Improving Kidney Function with Reflexology

Improving Kidney Function with Reflexology The kidneys are one of the four organs in our body responsible for eliminating waste products and built up toxins.   When kidney stones, heavy metal build up, and solvents get into our bodies they compromise our kidneys.  As do things like pesticides and aflatoxins.  One of the most beneficial things we can do to prevent renal failure is a thorough body cleanse.  Symptoms of kidney problems include abdominal pain, appetite loss, back pain, chills, fever, […]

Hair Loss Development

Hair Loss Development Many question why they are experiencing hair loss, receding hair line and hair thinning. What they failed to know are the reasons why it is happening. Because knowledge is power, having some information about hair loss will help you gain control over your hair and your health as well. Hair Loss Development   There are a couple of reasons for hair loss. But the most common reasons are those that deal with the health of an individual. […]

Where Can I Find Vegetarian Cooking Ingredients?

Where Can I Find Vegetarian Cooking Ingredients? You may have just become a vegetarian or you may have been living the lifestyle for some time. Either way, you will be interested to know where to find the best ingredients to use in your meatless meals. A typical trip to the grocery store may not lend itself to the better and more delicious options. In fact, you may have stumbled upon this article because you are frustrated with the options available […]