Treating Kidney Stones

Diagnosing and Treating Kidney Stones

Most people who have had kidney stones can recall only one thing about their experience: pain. In fact, the pain the stone causes as it passes through the urinary tract has been…

Kidney Infections in Cats

Kidney Infections in Cats

Kidney infections in cats should be taken seriously because they could eventually lead to kidney failure. A kidney infection, or pyelonephritis, is often brought on by a concurrent bladder infection (cystitis). Pyelonephritis…

Cholesterol

Why We Can’t Live Without Cholesterol

How can this be so? How can cholesterol be so important to our health and yet characterized as a “poison” by some? Well, the “they” who characterize cholesterol as “bad” (or “good”…

Lower Cholesterol

Lower Your Cholesterol – 5 Easy Steps

It is not uncommon to find articles on lowering cholesterol, featuring common foods. Many of them can be found online (often with cholesterol lowering drugs advertised on the side) or in magazines….

Cellulite

Did You Inherit Your Cellulite?

You might have her smile, her charm and some of her talents, but you might also have inherited much of her body chemistry. ‘Look at the mother to learn about the daughter,’…

Home Cellulite Treatment

Home Cellulite Treatment

If you are fighting cellulite on any part of your body, you may want to try this home cellulite treatment. It is inexpensive and may give results as good as expensive lotions…

Bipolar disorder

Types of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a life-long mental illness that usually begins during a person’s late teens to mid-twenties and effects men and women equally. The direct cause of bipolar disorder is unknown but…

Bipolar Disorder

What Are the Bipolar Disorders?

Once upon a time, there was manic depression. Everybody knew what that was. Some people went from the depths of despair to the heights of uncontrolled joy, and back again. Sometimes, they…

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Bipolar disorder encompasses much more than the normal mood swings that everyone is affected by from time to time. By contrast, bipolar disorder can have devastating effects on one’s personal life and…

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Plagues Pest and Disease

The best known plague in human history is probably the Black Death which swept through Europe in the 14th century. This infectious disease was spread to humans by fleas carried on the…

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NASH: A Liver Disease

What is NASH Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis, better known as NASH is not a new disease. It is a liver disease that replicates a disease that is found in someone who is a heavy…

lyme disease

What is Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is a bacteria carried and transmitted by ticks, and it got its name when it was first identified in 1975 when a group of chlordane contracted it near Lyme, Connecticut….