Can HCG Help Diabetics?

Can HCG Help Diabetics?

Diabetes is a long-lasting health condition that affects your metabolism. It interferes with how the body process food into energy. Your body breaks down sugar and releases it into your bloodstream. As a result, there…

Insomnia and HCG Diet

Insomnia and HCG Diet

What is Insomnia? Insomnia is a sleep disorder that causes trouble sleeping or staying asleep, and getting quality sleep. This happens even if you have the time and the right environment to sleep well. Short-term…

Adult Plus Probiotics for Cholesterol and Heart Health

Adult Plus Probiotics for Cholesterol and Heart Health

Probiotics and gut bacteria play an important role in our cholesterol levels and heart health. Raised cholesterol levels are a recognized risk factor for developing heart disease and stroke. Adult Plus Probiotic is a recommended…

High Blood Pressure

HCG Diet And High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, also referred to as hypertension, does not show any symptoms in the initial period. High blood pressure increases your risk of health problems triggered by obesity or rapid weight gain. Diet and…

The Baby Blues

The Baby Blues

The baby blues are the least severe form of postpartum depression. For this reason, it is vital not to ignore the changes that are happening in your body. Women often feel confused about dealing with…

HCG Injections for Men's Weight Loss

HCG Injections for Men’s Weight Loss

HCG is produced naturally by pregnant women and is also used for fertilization with women in standard medicine. This is most commonly associated with women and is referred to as the pregnancy hormone.  Using HCG…

Remedies for Menopause

Natural Remedies for Menopause Weight Gain

Menopause occurs when a woman stops having monthly periods and stops ovulating. Women ages 40 to 50 tend to gain weight. The increasing distribution of abdominal fat is linked to the hormonal changes in pre-menopause.…

Risk Factors of Binge Eating Disorder

Risk Factors of Binge Eating Disorder

Binge eating disorder is a serious eating disorder wherein you frequently consume unusually large amounts of food and feel unable to stop eating. Almost everyone overeats on occasions such as a holiday meal. But you…

Hypothyroidism and Weight Gain

Hypothyroidism and Weight Gain

Hypothyroidism is a common condition that affects your thyroid glands. Your thyroid glands do not produce sufficient thyroid hormones. These hormones are needed to maintain many of your body’s systems including metabolism and weight.  The…

Food Addiction

Food Addiction Symptoms

What is Food Addiction? Food addiction is dependent upon the good feelings that are obtained from consuming certain foods even when not hungry. This type of behavior generates a vicious cycle. As food addict continues…

Parkinson's Disease Hereditary

Parkinson’s Disease Hereditary

What is Parkinson's Disease? Parkinson's disease is a nervous system disease that affects your capacity to control movement. This disease usually starts slowly and gets worse over time. If you have Parkinson’s disease, you may…

Hypothyroidism

Managing Your Weight with Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism occurs when there is not enough thyroid hormone in the bloodstream, slowing down the metabolism. If your thyroid does not produce and release enough thyroid hormone into your body, you have hypothyroidism. The result…

Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder Symptoms

Binge eating disorder is a severe, life-threatening, and treatable eating disorder. This disorder is characterized by recurrent episodes of: Eating large quantities of foodA feeling of a loss of control during the bingeExperiencing shameDistress or…

PCOS and Weight Gain

PCOS and Weight Gain

What is PCOS? PCOS, polycystic ovary syndrome is the most common hormonal disorder in women which can lead to issues with fertility. Women with this condition have higher levels of male hormones and are less…

Dyslipidemia

Guidelines in Dealing with Dyslipidemia

Dyslipidemia occurs when someone has abnormal levels of lipids in the blood. The most common forms of dyslipidemia include: High levels of triglyceridesHigh cholesterolLow levels of high-density lipoproteinsHigh levels of low-density lipoproteins Risk Factors of…

Cure GERD Permanently

How to Cure GERD Permanently?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD occurs when acid-containing contents in the stomach leak back up into the esophagus, the tube connecting your throat to your stomach. Symptoms of GERD The main symptoms of GERD are…

Dyslipidemia Symptoms

Dyslipidemia Symptoms

What is Dyslipidemia? Dyslipidemia refers to unhealthy levels of one or more kinds of lipids in your blood. Your blood has three major types of lipid: Triglycerides: These come from the calories you eat but don’t…

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Treatment

What is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is a digestive disorder that affects the ring of muscle between your esophagus and stomach. If it occurs, you may get heartburn or acid indigestion. In most cases,…

Osteoarthritis Symptoms

Osteoarthritis Symptoms and Treatment

Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease in which the tissues in the joints degenerate over time. It is the most common type of arthritis and is more common in older adults. With osteoarthritis, joint pain and…

Stroke

Types of Stroke

Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. This disease occurs when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is either blocked by a clot…

Gestational Diabetes Treatment

Gestational Diabetes Treatment

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that develops during pregnancy even if you don’t have diabetes. If you have gestational diabetes, you’ll need to get your blood sugar under control and keep your health.…

Stroke Symptoms

Stroke Symptoms and Treatments

A stroke happens when there’s a rupture of a blood vessel in the brain or if there’s a blockage in the blood supply to the brain. The rupture or blockage prevents blood and oxygen from…

Gestational Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes Symptoms

Gestational Diabetes is a condition in which your blood sugar levels become high during pregnancy. This condition has two classes; A1 which can manage through diet and exercise. Those who have class A2 need to…

Coronary heart disease treatment

Coronary Heart Disease Treatment

Coronary heart disease happens so often you probably know someone who has it. It is the most common type of heart disease. The complication starts when a waxy substance called plaque builds up inside the…

Treatment for Osteoarthritis

The Best Treatment for Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is also called wear and tear arthritis, but many factors may lead to the destruction of the joint. When the cartilage in the joint wears away due to overuse, trauma, or age, osteoarthritis occurs.…

Coronary Heart Disease

Risk Factors of Coronary Heart Disease

What Is Coronary Heart Disease? Coronary heart disease is also known as coronary artery disease develops when there’s a build-up of cholesterol on the artery walls that creates plaques. These plaques cause arteries to narrow…

Type 2 Diabetes

Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a lifelong disease that keeps your body from using insulin the way it should. People with this disease are said to have insulin resistance.  People who are middle-aged or older are…

Ovarian Cancer By Age

Ovarian Cancer By Age

Ovarian cancer is known to be the seventh most commonly occurring cancer in women globally. This cancer causes more deaths than any other type of female reproductive cancer.  Certain risk factors increase the risk of…

Diet Foods for High Blood Pressure

Diet Foods for High Blood Pressure

If you have been diagnosed with high blood pressure, your doctor has probably advised you to make several lifestyle modifications wherein it will require you to eat foods that can lower your blood pressure naturally. …

Diabetes

Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease caused by high blood sugar or glucose. Your main source of energy is blood glucose, which you get from eating food. Insulin is a hormone that facilitates the transfer of glucose…

Ultrasound

How To Detect Ovarian Cancer?

Ovarian cancer occurs when cells in the ovaries start to develop out of control. These cells may also invade nearby tissue or spread throughout the body wherein it becomes a tumor. Some of these tumors…

Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms

Type 2 diabetes is a common type of diabetes that occurs when your blood glucose is too high. Blood glucose or also known as blood sugar is your main source of energy and comes mainly…

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Symptoms and Causes

Ovarian cancer may start in the ovary's germ system, stromal, or epithelium. Germ cells develop into eggs. The substance of the ovary consists of stromal cells. Its epithelial layer is surrounded by stromal cells. Ovaries…

Eating Disorder

Signs of Eating Disorder

An eating disorder is a serious mental and physical condition associated with extreme changes to a person’s eating behavior. Teenagers and young adults tend to develop eating disorders, and women and girls are more likely…

High Cholesterol

Proper Diet for High Cholesterol

High cholesterol is a silent condition that typically doesn’t cause any symptoms. Many individuals don’t even realize they have this type of condition until they develop serious complications such as stroke and heart attack.  Cholesterol…

Kidney Disease

Stage 3 of Kidney Disease

Kidney disease is permanent damage to the kidneys that occurs gradually over time. Depending on the stage, further progression may be preventable. This disease has five different stages, with stage 1 that indicates the best…

Bacterial Encephalitis

Bacterial Encephalitis Treatment

Encephalitis or inflammation of the brain tissue is rare that affects about one in 200,000 individuals each year in the U.S. When the infection strikes, it can be very serious which may cause personality changes,…

Types of Encephalitis

Types of Encephalitis

Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain that is often caused by a viral infection. This infection often causes only mild flu-like signs and symptoms or no symptoms at all. Sometimes the flu-like symptoms are…

Pregnancy Problems

Third Trimester Pregnancy Problems

Third-trimester pregnancy can be tiring and uncomfortable. It can be physically and emotionally challenging. The size and position of your baby might make it hard for you to get comfortable. Below are some of the…

High Cholesterol

Symptoms of High Cholesterol

High cholesterol is a condition that occurs when levels of cholesterol in your blood are elevated enough to cause health problems. This condition is painless and doesn’t usually cause any symptoms until a person develops…

Kidney Disease Treatment

Kidney Disease Treatment

Anyone can get kidney disease. Some people are more at risk than others. A person has two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. These are near the middle of your back, just below…

Health Complications and Solutions

Pregnancy: Health Complications and Solutions

During pregnancy, it is common to suffer from never-ending backaches and pain, fatigue, constipation, and insomnia that go along with it. Your body goes through a lot during pregnancy and it is important you get…

Kidney Disease

First Signs of Kidney Disease

The human body has two kidneys which are mainly responsible for filtering the blood free of nitrogenous waste products like acid, creatinine, and urea.  Lots of people live with various types of kidney disease and…

How To Diagnose HIV In Babies

How To Diagnose HIV In Babies

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the virus that is responsible for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). The virus destroys cells of the immune system and progressively destroys the ability of the body to fight infections…

HIV

How Does HIV Attack the Immune System?

HIV is a virus that attacks the immune system. It targets and weakens the immune system of an individual against many infections and some types of cancer.  As the virus destroys and impairs the function…

How Serious Is Fatty Liver Disease?

How Serious Is Fatty Liver Disease?

Fatty Liver Disease doesn’t cause major problems for most people. On the other hand, it can turn into a more serious problem if it progresses into cirrhosis of the liver. Untreated cirrhosis of the liver…

Rare Pregnancy

Rare Pregnancy Complications

It is common to hear about pregnant women getting all weird with the cravings and everything that is happening in their bodies. One cause of it is the deluge of hormones that make them go…

Fatty Liver

Symptoms of Fatty Liver

Fatty Liver is caused by the accumulation of fat in the liver. Many sufferers do not show any symptoms, and it does not cause them any serious problems. However, it can occasionally damage the liver.…

Kidney Disease

Symptoms of Kidney Disease

Kidney disease means your kidneys are damaged and can’t filter blood the way they should. The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs. Each kidney is about the size of a fist. Your kidneys filter extra water…

Life Expectancy of People with Fatty Liver Disease

Life Expectancy of People with Fatty Liver Disease

Fatty Liver Disease is a condition wherein fat builds up in your liver. Your liver is the largest organ in your body. It helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove poisons.  There are…

Kidney Disease

Types of Kidney Disease

Kidney Disease affects the ability of the body to clean your blood, filter extra water out of your blood, and help control your blood pressure. It also affects the production of red blood cells and…

Fatty Liver

Fatty Liver Treatment

Fatty liver disease is the build-up of excess fat in the liver cells. It is a common liver complaint in Western countries. The disease affects about one in every 10 people. It is normal for…

Criteria of Metabolic Syndrome

The Five Criteria of Metabolic Syndrome

A metabolic syndrome is a group of five risk factors, that when left untreated, increase the likelihood of developing diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. It may also be called insulin resistance syndrome or syndrome X.…

Mental Illness

Types of Mental Illness

Many different conditions are recognized as mental illnesses. The more common types include: Anxiety disorderMood disorderPsychotic disorderEating disorderImpulse control and addiction disorderPersonality disorderObsessive-compulsive disorderPost-traumatic disorder Lots of people have mental health concerns from time to…

Fatty Liver Disease

The Cause of Fatty Liver Disease

Fatty liver disease is a common condition that is caused by the storage of extra fat in the liver. Most people have no symptoms, and it does not cause serious problems for them. In several…

gout

Walking with Gout

Lots of people are confused especially when they have gout if is it fine to walk or engage in any exercise when they have gout. Yes, it is fine to walk with gout except during…

Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome Criteria

Metabolic Syndrome is a collection of heart disease risk factors that increase your chance of developing stroke, heart disease, and diabetes. The condition is also known as insulin resistance syndrome, Syndrome X, and dysmetabolic syndrome. …

Mental Health Problems

Causes of Mental Health Problems

Mental health problems can have a wide range of causes. It is likely that lots of people there is a complicated combination of factors even though different people may be more deeply affected by certain…

Carcinoma Cancer

Carcinoma Cancer Treatment and Therapy Options

Carcinoma Cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. It begins in the tissue that lines internal organs or in the epithelial tissue of the skin. Carcinomas may spread to other parts of…

Gout

Is Gout Curable?

Gout is inflammatory arthritis that happens when levels of uric acid become too high. When uric acid levels are high that your body can’t easily dissolve and excrete, uric acid begins to crystallize. Gout causes…

Mental Disorders

Mental Disorders List from A-Z

There are various types of mental disorders with different presentations that range from A to Z. They are generally characterized by a combination of abnormal emotions, thoughts, perceptions, behavior, and relationships with others. The burden…

Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome Treatment

A cluster of conditions called metabolic syndrome increases your risk of heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes. Hypertension, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist, and abnormal cholesterol or triglyceride levels are…

Cancer in Women

Types of Cancer in Women

Cancer is a condition wherein some of the cells in the body grow uncontrollably and spread to other parts of the body. It is a genetic disease that is caused by changes to genes that…

Gout In Feet

What Causes Gout In Feet

A gout is a painful form of arthritis. When your body has extra uric acid, sharp crystals may form in the big toe or other joints that causes episodes of swelling and pain called gout…

Metabolic Syndrome

Diet for Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is when you have 3 or more health problems that put you at higher risk for heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. It is also known as insulin resistance syndrome. If you have metabolic…

High Blood Pressure

Treatment for High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure also known as hypertension is called the silent killer for good reason. It often has no symptoms but it is a major risk of stroke and heart disease. Your blood pressure depends…

Types of Cancer

Types and Causes of Cancer

Cancer is one of a large number of diseases characterized by the development of abnormal cells that divide uncontrollably. This type of disease can infiltrate and destroy normal body tissue. Cancer often can spread throughout…

Gout

Diet Plan for Gout

A gout diet may help reduce uric acid levels in the blood. A gout diet isn't a cure, but it may lower the risk of recurring gout attacks and slow the progression of joint damage.…

Gallbladder Disease

Causes of Gallbladder Disease

Gallbladder disease includes infection, inflammation, stones, or blockage of the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a sac located under the liver. It stores and concentrates bile produced in the liver. Bile aids in the digestion of…

High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure Diet

High Blood Pressure is blood pressure that is higher than normal. Your blood pressure changes throughout the day based on your activities. Having blood pressure measures consistently above normal may result in a diagnosis of…

Emergency Treatment for High Blood Pressure at Home

Emergency Treatment for High Blood Pressure at Home

High blood pressure is when your blood pressure is consistently too high. When you have high blood pressure, the force of your blood pushing against the walls of arteries is higher than normal. Many people…

Immediate Gout Pain Relief

Immediate Gout Pain Relief

A gout is a common form of arthritis that affects anyone. It is characterized by sudden, severe attacks of swelling, pain, redness, and tenderness in one or more joints. An attack of gout can occur…

Gallbladder Disease Treatment

Gallbladder Disease Treatment

Gallbladder disease is treated according to its type. Gallstones can be treated in three ways: by watching and waiting, through surgery to remove the gallbladder and the stones, or by medication to dissolve the stones.…

Foods to Avoid with High Blood Pressure

Foods to Avoid with High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a common condition that develops typically over several years. You don’t usually notice any symptoms. Blood pressure is determined both by the amount of blood your heart pumps and the amount…

Gallstones Symptoms in Female

Gallstones Symptoms in Female

A gallstone is a stone-like object found in the gallbladder or bile duct. A gallstone can range in size from a tiny grain of sand to an object about the size of a golf ball.…

COVID-19 in Obese People

COVID-19 in Obese People

Anybody can be infected with the coronavirus. As we continue to learn more about this disease, it becomes clearer that some people are more vulnerable to severe illness than others including those who are obese…

Unusual Symptoms of Gallbladder Disease

Unusual Symptoms of Gallbladder Disease

Gallbladder disease is used for various types of conditions that can affect your gallbladder. The gallbladder is a small pear-shaped sac located underneath your liver. Its main function is to store the bile made by…

Symptoms of Gallbladder Disease

Symptoms of Gallbladder Disease

What is Gallbladder Disease? The gallbladder can become inflamed, infected, or blocked through stones or infection. A gallbladder resides beneath the liver. It stores and concentrates bile produced in the liver. Bile helps with fat…

Sleep Apnea Treatment

Sleep Apnea Treatment

Sleep apnea is when your breathing stops and starts while you sleep. Symptoms of this condition mainly happen while you sleep. They include: Waking up a lotLoud snoringBreathing stopping and startingMaking gasping, snorting, or choking…

Untreated Sleep Apnea Life Expectancy

Untreated Sleep Apnea Life Expectancy

Sleep Apnea causes irregular breathing stoppages during sleep. Several people don’t know they have the condition, and it’s often a bed partner who first notices that there’s irregular breathing at night. Conversely, diagnosis and treatment…

Sleep Apnea Test

Sleep Apnea Test

What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep Apnea is a severe sleep disorder that occurs when your breathing stops and starts while you slumber. This condition is different from regular or primary snoring. Primary snoring can be…