Dealing with issues of depression and mood swings makes the good days seem like flukes and the bad days a somehow earned punishment. Getting the right help to control these feelings and seek […]
An estimated 20 million Americans have a thyroid problem, yet only a fraction of them are aware of it.
The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland located in your neck. It’s one of several […]
Currently, over 35 million men and 21 million women suffer from some degree of hair loss.
If you happen to be one of these individuals, there is a good chance you have investigated various […]
You wake up in the middle of the night feeling nauseated. Before you know it, you’re in the dreaded position of being hunched over the toilet.
This all too familiar situation can be brought […]
Ouch! You broke another nail!
Why does that seem to be happening to you so often these days? There are a few reasons why your nails break so easily.
Sometimes it is related to aging. […]
Estimates suggest about 20 percent of adults in the U.S. suffer from acid reflux – also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Symptoms of acid reflux include heartburn or a burning pain in the […]
Love handles—an unfortunate contradiction. Most people hate their love handles and are looking for any way to get rid of them.
But don’t despair! Mindful exercises can be an excellent way to get rid […]
Stabbing, burning, or tingling. That’s how people who suffer from neuropathy (nerve pain) describe the pain.
The good news is, in a lot of cases, nerve pain symptoms can improve, especially if the cause […]
If you’re suffering from UTI pain, you’ll be glad to know that relief may lie in your own kitchen cabinets.
Pain from urinary tract infections is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. For many people, […]
A painful bout of acid reflux or heartburn is more than an annoyance. It can lead to much bigger issues like ulcers and esophageal cancer.
But you can lessen your chances of both, as […]
Anxiety is the most common mental disorder people suffer from in the United States, with 40 million adults affected. Unfortunately, only around 40% of people suffering from anxiety get treatment.
Even though many people […]
Are you one of the more than 22 million Americans who is currently struggling with sleep apnea?
If so you’re not alone. In fact, sleep apnea rates are on the rise throughout the United […]
If your flow looks different from month to month, your body could be trying to tell you something. Variations in the consistency, color, or smell of your period blood can all be signs […]
Chronic kidney disease, also known as chronic kidney failure, is a serious condition that needs to be treated with care.
Scientists have created many ways to improve the health and comfort of patients with […]
More than 50 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies every year. 8.4% of children have seasonal allergies.
This costs our country 18 billion dollars every year in medical costs and lost wages.
But what can […]
If you’re a parent whose child suffers from asthma, you’ve probably heard the words Albuterol and Ventolin many times. These two different types of inhalers may have you wondering which one is the […]
Erectile dysfunction (ED) was once thought of as a problem only older men face. But in recent years, we’ve seen a growth in cases involving men in their 40’s and 50’s. Presently, 40% […]
350 million people worldwide struggle with depression.
Almost 7% of Americans are affected by one of the numerous types of depression.
These include major depression, persistent depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, manic-depressive illness, seasonal affective disorder, […]
Heartburn is a common discomfort that 40% of Americans endure at least once a month. It’s usually relieved by over the counter drugs and quickly forgotten.
However, chronic heartburn can be a sign of […]
Psoriatic arthritis is a condition that affects about 2% of the Western population. It causes very painful joint swelling that can leave a person hardly able to function. Treatment for this can be […]