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  • Clinical Depression - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Clinical depression (also called major depressive disorder, or unipolar depression when compared to bipolar disorder) is a state of intense sadness, melancholia or despair that has advanced to the point of being disruptive to an individual's social functioning and/or activities of daily living. Depression affects people differently.
  • UV Air Clarifiers Minimize Affects of Asthma by Removing Harmful Particulates  By : Mary Coyle
    Because most Americans spend 90% of their time indoors, where the air is often more polluted than that of a large city, purifying the air indoors with an ultraviolet (UV) light clarifier is often an extremely beneficial way of preventing asthma and a variety of other illnesses.
  • How to Get Rid of Melasma  By : Juliet Cohen
    Melasma is a tan or dark facial skin discoloration. Melasma is particularly common in women, especially pregnant women. Melasma is an acquired of sun-exposed areas. The symptoms of melasma are dark, irregular patches commonly found on the upper cheek, nose, lips, upperlip, and forehead. These patches often develop gradually over time.
  • Home Remedies for Dandruff  By : Juliet Cohen
    Dandruff is due to the excessive shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp. It is also called scurf. Dandruff is a skin disorder that results from neither too little moisture nor too much oil. Some people, however, either chronically or as a result of certain triggers, experience an unusually large amount of flaking, which can also be accompanied by redness and irritation. Most cases of dandruff can be easily treated with specialized shampoos. Simple dandruff does not cause hair loss.
  • Various types of Anxiety Disorders  By : Juliet Cohen
    Anxiety is a feeling of unease. Anxiety is only considered to be a mental health problem when it is prolonged, severe and is interfering with everyday activities. Fortunately, most anxiety disorders are highly treatable with psychotherapy, drugs, or a combination of both.
  • Various types of Pain Disorders  By : Juliet Cohen
    Pain Disorder is a somatoform disorder in which the predominant area of focus is painful bodily complaints in which psychological factors are determined to be central to the onset, severity, exacerbation or maintenance of the complaint. Pain disorders are classified into several categories based upon their cause.
  • Brucellosis - Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Brucellosis is a bacteria, disease. Brucellosis is also called Mediterranean fever. It caused by a Brucella canis bacteria. These bacteria are passed among animals and vertebrates. The bacteria enters the body through mucous membranes and spreads from there to lymph nodes and the spleen. It also spreads to the uterus, placenta and prostate gland as well as other internal organs at times.
  • Why Is Cholesterol Important and What Is It?  By : James Ellison
    Cholesterol is a wax-coated, fat-like matter that happens naturally in all body cells and is required by the body to operate normally. It is located throughout the body, like in the brain, nerves, vitamin D, muscle, hormones and the bile acids that help to convert food into absorbable substances and absorb fat.
  • Congestive Heart: Heart Failure  By : Daniel B Hyde
    It's a terrifying moment for many patients: the moment when the doctor enters their hospital room and informs them they are suffering from congestive heart failure. Many people do not know what congestive heart failure is or what it means for their life, and they ask themselves, "Is congestive heart failure the end of my world as I know it?"
  • All About HIV Testing, Common Myths and How It Works  By : Brenda Stokes
    There are so many misconceptions about HIV testing. Some people think the tests are horribly invasive while others think you are automatically tested for it during your yearly physical. Neither of these ideas is true. You need to request an HIV test if you want one and they are really pretty easy. It is just like any other blood test.
  • A Mother with Iron Will  By : Andre Lee
    Life is not always a bed of roses. Quite often, and expectedly, itís paved with many ups and downs and torn by tragic moments that call for courage, patience and an iron will and an unflinching support from members of the society, particularly when survival is at stake.
  • The Most Important Facts About Diabetes  By : Thomas Geter
    In order to appreciate the cause for the condition known as diabetes, one must first look at what occurs in the body of a healthy individual, particularly after such an individual has recently eaten a food that is high in carbohydrates (sugar or starch). Digestive juices rapidly act on a starch, changing it to a simple sugar. All sugars in digested food mix with all the foods in the stomach. That mix in the stomach then enters the intestines.
  • How to Cure Cystic Acne  By : Juliet Cohen
    Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin. Acne occurs when the natural oils that the skin produces clogs the pores of the skin. Acne is worldwide problem. Acne lesions usually occur on the face, neck, back, chest, and shoulders.
  • Nail Fungus (onychomycosis) Treatment Tips  By : Juliet Cohen
    Fungal infections of the nails are common. Fungal infections can also be a problem for people wearing acrylic nails. Fungal nails usually begin with an opaque white or silvery area at the distal (outside) edge of a nail.
  • Home Remedies for Skin Disorders  By : Juliet Cohen
    Skin is one of the most vulnerable organs of the body. Skin is the largest organ of the integumentary system. Skin also helps maintain a constant body temperature.
  • Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Methods  By : Juliet Cohen
    Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease and affects the central nervous system. Central nervous system is made up of nerves that act as the body's messenger system. It damages the myelin sheath, the material that surrounds and protects your nerve cells.
  • Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Shingles  By : Juliet Cohen
    Shingles is virus infection. Virus name is varicella herpes zoster. Herpes zosteris same virus in Chicken Pox .Chicken Pox is very common in children mainly of age group between 1 to 10 years. Initially, red patches of rash develop into blisters.
  • Please Show No Anxiety About Your Hemorrhoids Treatment  By : Thomas Geter
    An anxious person demonstrates the sort of behavior that can cause or aggravate hemorrhoids. Such a person is usually tense. That tension spreads throughout the entire body of any anxious individual. It even produces an increased tension in the abdominal muscles.
  • Heal Dermatitis The Natural Way Overnight  By : Helen Hecker
    Dry skin is easily treatable today when you know how to take care of it both inside and out.
  • Genital Warts - An Update  By : dv
    Genital warts (also known as ano-genital warts, Condyloma, Condylomata acuminate, or venereal warts) are highly contagious. They are transmitted during sexual intercourse and caused by some strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) affecting both men and women.
  • Know the Symptoms of Diabetes  By : Eunice Gaelek
    Diabetes is a disease that renders the body unable to control sugars in the blood. Some patients have type 1 diabetes, while others suffer from the type 2 diabetes. The diseases are similar, differing only in the speed at which they manifest.
  • Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis  By : Annabelle Rox
    Psoriasis is a debilitating skin condition that can affect the elbows, knees, scalp, lower back, face and indeed, any part of the body., including the genital area Around thirty percent of sufferers will also experience joint inflammation and this condition is called psoriatic arthritis.
  • The Drawbacks Of Using Lipitor  By : Jim Pretin
    Many doctors recommend lipitor for those who desperately need to reduce their cholesterol, but there are significant long-term consequences to the health of the patient
  • Fibromyalgia Syndrome - Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Fibromyalgia (FM) is a chronic pain illness. It is characterized by long-term, body-wide pain and tender points in joints, muscles, tendons, and other soft tissues.
  • Genital Herpes - Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Genital herpes is a contagious viral infection. It is a transmitted disease. Genital Herpes caused by the herpes simplex viruses (HSV) type 1 and type 2. It is affected of men and women.
  • Lyme- Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Lyme disease is not contagious and cannot be transmitted from person to person. Black-legged ticks ( Ixodes scapularis) are responsible for transmitting Lyme disease bacteria to humans.
  • Beau's Lines - Definition, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment  By : Juliet Cohen
    Beau's lines are deep grooved lines that run from side to side on the fingernail. They are usually bilateral and result from a temporary cessation in the growth of the nail plate during severe systemic illnesses.
  • Identifying Depression with a Family Member - What to Look For  By :
    If you have a family member that seems to be acting differently than they normally do, it's a heart wrenching experience. You want to help them in any way that you can, but when you're not quite sure what is wrong, it's difficult to know how to approach them. More often than not, the family member also doesn't seem to want your help - and this only complicates things.
  • Where to Get Help with Mental Illness  By :
    For many, the quest for help with mental illness does not begin with a doctor's office. In this world of instant information and online resources, many of us are looking at other places to find assistance with troubles we may be having. But the good news is that with this influx of good, solid information, more people than ever are taking the proper steps to finding relief from their mental disorder symptoms and are finding out that life can be as happy as it should be.
  • Treatment Options for Depression  By :
    Depression is a disease that is becoming more prevalent in today's society. Perhaps this is due to the fact that diagnose are better or that more physicians are well-informed about the disease - in any case, depression is something that seems to be popping up in more patients' lives than ever. So the question becomes - how can you treat it? There are a number of answers to this question that you can consider for yourself or for your family and friends.

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