What is Ringworm? How to get rid of it Naturally
Common Ailments
Ringworm is a fungal infection that affects the skin; the medical term for ringworm is Dermatophytosis, Ringworm shows close signs and symptoms with other skin infections like psoriasis and pityriasis rosea; so, a microscopic medical examination is often needed for accurate diagnosis. It is a contagious disease that can spread from one person to another and a zoonotic disease that …
Hyperthyroidism Symptoms, Treatment and Diet
Uncategorised
Hyperthyroidism is a condition which occurs when the thyroid gland gives out the excess amount of thyroid hormone, which causes the increase in heart rate and even metabolic rate. It is mainly caused by the excess production of the thyroid gland, the “hot” nodule is mostly responsible for the overproducing of the hormone. Or most of the time by the …
Whooping Cough / Pertussis, Causes, Symptoms and Herbal Treatment
Common Ailments
What is whooping cough (pertussis)? A whooping cough is a type of disease in which severe cough is experienced by the patient for many months. Along with violent coughing, people make whooping cough sound as well sometimes. Sometimes people cough so hard that they hurt their rib. The disease is contagious and can spread from one person to another very …
What are Rickets? Causes, Symptoms and Natural Cure for Rickets
Common Ailments
Rickets is a supportive structure deformity in children. It explains the weakness or softness of the bones in children. The effects of rickets on the skeletal structure and look of a child in extreme cases may remain through growth and into adulthood. Rickets occurs between the ages of 3 and 18 months in children and has been found to be …
What Causes Kidney Failure and How to Prevent it
Common Ailments
When the kidney packs up, a patient experiences kidney failure. On the alternative, this condition is called end stage kidney disease. At the early stage a patient can suffer acute kidney failure or renal failure which in most cases degenerates very fast to long term kidney failure also known as chronic kidney failure.     Signs and Symptoms of Kidney …
Fenugreek Uses and Benefits
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Fenugreek is an annual herb which has light green leaves called the fenugreek leaves and small white flowers. The fenugreek plants are of the height of two to three feet and the seed pots have around 20 small, yellow, white and aromatic seeds. It is known that fenugreek seeds have a bitter taste similar to the maple syrup or brown …
Colon Cancer, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Cancer
What is a Colon? The colon is the final portion of the tube which extends from the mouth to anus. Most of the intestines are located inside a cavity in the abdomen named the peritoneal cavity. Colon parts are able to move freely within the cavity as the undigested food passes through it. The end portion of the large intestine …
Preterm Birth and Natural Ways to Avoid / Prevent it
Pregnancy
The birth of a baby before the completion of the 37 weeks natural gestation period is referred to as preterm birth. Premature birth is another associated name given to this birth condition while babies that result from the birth disorder are regarded as preemies.   Symptoms of Preterm Birth Before preterm birth occur, pregnant women go through preterm labor which …
What is Leukaemia? Signs, Causes and Natural Treatment
Cancer
What is Leukaemia? Leukaemia, commonly known as blood cancer, is cancer in the blood cells. It starts in the soft tissues inside most bones i.e. the bone marrow. It is also the place where the blood cells are made. When your bone marrow starts to produce a lot of abnormal white blood cells then it is one of the signs …