GLUTEN – ALL THE TALK THESE DAYS

CELIAC DISEASE Celiac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy) is an autoimmune disease of intestinal damage due to gluten in people who are genetically predisposed. Classic Celiac disease is diagnosed by abnormal blood tests and an abnormal appearing intestine on...

PERTUSSIS OR WHOOPING COUGH

A whooping cough (also referred to as Pertussis) is a bacterial infection, caused by a bacterium known as Bordetella pertussis which is a highly contagious disease. Whooping cough is one of the leading causes of vaccine-preventable deaths. There are 30 to 50 million...

Pollock: The Healthy Fish You Didn’t Know You Were Eating

Chances are, you have never heard of pollock fish. The name alone might give you visions of bottom feeding swimmers you might catch and throw back. It is likely. However, you have eaten pollock fish most of your life and probably enjoyed it. The pollock fish...

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Is Swai Fish Safe? What You Should Know

Is Swai Fish Safe? What You Should Know

Swai fish may be something you have seen in your local grocery store. However, you may wonder if this fish is a good choice for your healthy diet plan. Learn about concerns over this fish and how to ensure the fish you buy is safe to eat. When people want to get...

Is Swai Fish Safe? What You Should Know

Is Swai Fish Safe? What You Should Know

Swai fish may be something you have seen in your local grocery store. However, you may wonder if this fish is a good choice for your healthy diet plan. Learn about concerns over this fish and how to ensure the fish you buy is safe to eat. When people want to get...

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DRY EYE RELIEF

DRY EYE RELIEF

DRY EYES Dry eye is a condition that is caused by a deficiency of tear production in the eyes. This particular vision condition affects a wide variety of people, both men, and women with the young and the old. Some people who live in dry wintry climates are prone to...

The 10 Best Glucosamine Supplements Available

The 10 Best Glucosamine Supplements Available

We present information on how to choose the best glucosamine supplement and then give a list of the ten best ones available on the market today. Some factors considered in the article are ingredients, value, the amount per serving, and delivery method. Glucosamine is...

A SURVEY OF PITTED KERATOLYSIS

A SURVEY OF PITTED KERATOLYSIS

Pitted keratolysis is a superficial bacterial skin infection that affects the soles of the feet because of the sweaty environment created by wearing shoes and socks for an extended period of time, and less often, the palms of the hands. It is one of the causes of...

SHINGLES – NOT THE ONES ON YOUR ROOF!

SHINGLES – NOT THE ONES ON YOUR ROOF!

Shingle is a disease that is often misunderstood. It is essentially a rash that is caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox in those who are not vaccinated. The Varicella zoster virus is the one that is responsible for both shingles and chickenpox. Only those...

Magnesium Deficient? Try Eating These 6 Natural Sources

Magnesium Deficient? Try Eating These 6 Natural Sources

A lack of the common mineral magnesium in the soil produces foods that contain lower amounts of the substance that is necessary for good health. Magnesium deficiency may cause many symptoms that could progress to become serious health problems over time if not treated...

WHAT IS A PULSE OXIMETER?

WHAT IS A PULSE OXIMETER?

PULSE OXIMETER OR SPO2 SPO2 means saturation of peripheral oxygen which can also be termed a pulse oximeter. A pulse oximeter is a medical device specifically designed to measure the level of oxygen of the blood. It is a noninvasive medical device or measurement...

The Scoop On Turmeric: Any Legit Benefits?

The Scoop On Turmeric: Any Legit Benefits?

Turmeric has been used for thousands of years to treat everything from wounds and sores to respiratory ailments and memory loss. While scientific research supports some of these claims, and the jury is still out on others, taking daily turmeric or curcumin supplements...

ACID RELIEF 360 IN A NUTSHELL

ACID RELIEF 360 IN A NUTSHELL

During the digestion process, the food is forwarded from the stomach to the intestines. ln some occasions, the stomach contents travel back to the esophagus from the stomach. Acid reflux, also known as Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), is defined as the...

PAIN MANAGEMENT FROM ALL ANGLES

PAIN MANAGEMENT FROM ALL ANGLES

Pain management can be simple or complex, depending on the cause of the pain. An example of pain that is typically less complex would be nerve root irritation from a herniated disc with pain radiating down the leg. This condition can often be alleviated with an...

A FORSKOLIN REVIEW

A FORSKOLIN REVIEW

According to Forskolin reviews, the extract itself is the main bioactive component of a plant called Coleus forskohlii found in Southeast Asia, lndia and Nepal. Other than the root, where this compound is concentrated, the herb has no additional use. Forskolin is an...