Common Bacterial Infections to Watch For

There are more than enough bacterial infections to go around. Most people experience at least one infection or bacterial disease in their lifetime. They are by no means any fun, and can actually be life threatening in some cases. It is important to know how a bacterial infection can harm you and what bodily systems can be affected. It may mean the difference between a healthy, happy life and one filled with pain, or even death.

Natural Remedies for Water Retention

Swollen legs and ankles, tender breasts and bloating are all symptoms of water retention edema. There are several natural diuretics that can help in reducing the extra fluid

Principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Sometimes it is difficult for us to understand the school of traditional Chinese medicine because we generally view religion and science as being completely polarized. However, in TCM, the mind, body and universe are all connected and disturbances in the body are seen as manifestations of imbalance. Maybe we are not taking time out to meditate and relax, or we are ingesting all sorts of toxins into the body, or perhaps we have had too much or too little change in our lives that sends our bodies out of harmony.

Usher Syndrome – What is Usher Syndrome

Usher syndrome is a genetic condition that causes serious hearing and vision loss. It is an inherited condition passed from parents to their children genetically, and is estimated to occur in at least four in one hundred thousand people. It affects males and females equally and is thought to be responsible for between three and six percent of all childhood deafness and about fifty percent of deaf-blindness in adults.

Home Treatment of Shin Splints

Shin splints are a painful overuse injury that are common to runners, or other athletes who may be doing a lot of running as part of a conditioning program for another sport. Sharp pain on the outside edge of the shin is the most common symptom.

Are Anti Bacterial Products a Scam

Anti bacterial products such as hand sanitizers, antibacterial soap, lotions, lip balms and sprays all designed with the intent of getting rid of bacteria but do they really work