Chest Pain: Stress Could Be The Culprit!
Are you often experiencing chest pain? Stress could be the main cause, and you might not even know it! Many people find themselves panicking after experiencing chest pain. However, a sudden stab to the heart or burning sensation doesnâ€™t always mean that youâ€™re having a...
Cool the Fires of Inflammation
If you've ever had tennis elbow, tendonitis, an infection, or any condition that ends with "itis", you are no stranger to inflammation. Inflammation is a natural part of any physical healing process. It occurs when your body releases chemicals that protect you from foreign substances....
Are You Taking Fish Oil for Heart Health?
Have you ever considered taking fish oil for heart health? Here's a few reasons why maybe you should. There's already a lot of sound advice out there about how we should eat sensibly, take daily exercise and watch our weight. Sooner or later these may...
Crest and Scleroderma
CREST syndrome or limited scleroderma is an autoimmune disease affecting the connective tissue. Connecting tissue is the link between cells that binds them together. It is found all over your body, in the skin and in all your organs. This illness is quite severe that...
What's New In Health News?
Knight Pierce Hirst
According to New York City health officials, three-quarters of salt Americans eat comes from prepared and processed food, raising the risk of heart disease. Having led the ban on trans fats, New York City officials met with food makers and restaurants to discuss reducing salt...
Making Changes in Your Mind
We all want to lose weight, gain muscle and be healthier, but the trouble is that these things never seem to come to us. There is a reason for this and it is simply that we do not make small changes in our mindset to...
The Damaging Nature of Chronic Fatigue
At first glance, you would think that the term "chronic fatigue" says it all. In medicine, any disease, disorder or illness that has the word "chronic" attached to it means that they persist for more than 6 months, either recurring or not. However, chronic fatigue...
Scleroderma and Renal Crisis
Scleroderma renal crisis is the term used to describe kidney involvement in scleroderma because of the very much discomforting symptoms brought about by it that indeed puts the patient into a crisis. This happens when scleroderma, of which the cause is unknown, would reach the...
Don't Touch That Pork: a Few Swine Flu Truths and Myths
With all the wailing and gnashing of teeth involved with the latest flu outbreak, I think it's time we set a few things straight about the swine flu. Think of it as a little public service announcement just to shock some of you out of...
Lung Involvement in Scleroderma
Background Just as scleroderma could affect any organ by limiting its functions, the function of the lungs is also greatly interfered with if a patient would get scleroderma in his or her lungs. This is seen by numerous lung illnesses such as shortness of breath...
Tamiflu and Relenza Against Swine Flu
Newsbreak on the flash: â€œA new strain of Swine Flu that has killed 149 and sickened nearly two thousand in Mexico has spread to the United States and is raising fears of a possible pandemic.â€ Through this article you will learn more about the disease...
Drug Abuse Prevention Atlanta
Atlantaâ€™s increasing drug problem is at the top of list for parents in the area who want to save their children from addiction before it even starts. The Parent Corps is an effort developed and managed by National Families in Action (NFIA), which has been...
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Coping Techniques
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, like all chronic illnesses, poses a host of stresses that patients have to suffer from. Among the most common are the loss of life roles, ongoing medical expenses, loss of job or source of income, confusing symptoms, and constant medical check-ups with...
Causes of Chronic Fatigue Symptoms
Drowsiness is a simple feeling that can be relieved by going to sleep. Fatigue is more serious such that sleep can never relieve the condition. Apathy is more different as it is a condition where one doesn't completely care of the things around them. All...
Swine Flu: Overview, Treatment, and Prevention
Swine flu is an illness that is affecting hundreds of individuals in the United States as well as worldwide. According to the CDC, the illness may take some more time. Since one is likely to become infected with the condition, they need to understand swine...
Lap Band Adjustment â€“ There is No Fear in Adjustment
If you have got lap band surgery done, you should not fear about adjustment because there is less chances of complications. Rather than being permanent like a gastric bypass, the lap band can be adjusted to ensure that the patient is losing weight at the...
Overcome Chronic Fatigue with Simple Measures
Chronic fatigue is an illness that you must not take for granted. If it persists for a long time, it can lead to serious other health troubles specifically related to the immune system. In most cases, chronic fatigue is suffered by almost all people â€“...
Having the Kidneys Involved in Scleroderma
Description Scleroderma is an autoimmune disease that mainly deals with connective tissues which are found at all parts of our body. Being an autoimmune disease, it is a disorder with the immune system that makes the antibodies attack the tissues instead of having them protect...
Fast Weight Loss: The Biggest Secrets
Do you want to know the biggest secret when it comes to fast weight loss? The truth is, there is no single secret, but rather several that can help you meet your goals. The first step when it comes to fast weight loss boot camp...
Is Fast Fat Loss a Good Idea?
If your goal is fat loss, you might be considering a boot camp approach to weight loss in order to lose a large amount of weight quickly. Some people even try to lose as much 60 pounds in only 30 days. That's a staggering two...