Pink Eye

Also known as conjunctivitis, pink eye is an irritating condition but it doesn’t typically affect your vision. Pink eye is characterized by inflammation and redness and may also be accompanied by itching. This condition spreads easily, so making an early diagnosis and starting treatment is very important. Keep …

Parasites

When you think of parasites, you might think of things like fleas and ticks – parasites that tend to bother cats and dogs – but there are also some that can bother humans. Intestinal parasites are some of the most common parasite infections in humans, though they can …

Natural Ingredients to Achieve Lighter Skin Color

Having fairer and lighter  skin color is a dream for many, especially for women who want to have that flawless look. Unfortunately, this idea continues to be just a dream for most because of various factors such as budget constraints, skin conditions, stress, prolonged use of chemically based …

How To Cure Common Cold Symptoms

The common cold is the most widespread viral infection and every person has it multiple times in their lifetime. Sneezing, a runny or stuffy nose, cough, a weak sense of taste and smell, and chest congestion are some of the common signs of a bad cold. With tried …

DIY Turmeric Face Masks for Different Skin Types

Acne, dark spots, wrinkles, dark circles – these are just some of the many skin problems that millions of people from all over the world suffer from. Aside from damaging the skin, these annoying skin issues also negatively affect self-esteem and confidence. As a solution, hundreds of commercially …

Sore Throat

A sore throat is often a sign of an oncoming cold, but it could also be a symptom of numerous other conditions. A sore throat can range from mild irritation or scratchiness to severe pain, even difficulty swallowing. Because sore throat is a symptom and not a disease, …

Smoking

As many as 20% of adult men and 16% of adult women are smokers, though the highest percentage of smokers are between the ages of 21 and 34. Smoking cigarettes is extremely damaging to your health. In fact, it contributes to more than one-third of deaths caused by …

DIY Natural Face Mask for Acne-Free Skin

Although more prevalent during adolescent years, acne can still affect adult men and women. Acne is caused by different factors such as improper hygiene, stress, poor diet, medicines, dirt and excess oil production. Fortunately, there are various ways to treat and prevent acne including prescription drugs, topical creams, …

Peptic Ulcer

Peptic ulcer is described as sores that develop in the stomach lining, small intestines, and lower esophagus. These ulcers are commonly caused by H. pylori bacteria, as well as stomach acids. Although considered a common health condition, peptic ulcers can become worse and lead to other health issues …

Prostatitis

The prostate is the gland that produces the fluid which contains semen. Its size is often compared to a walnut and is located below the bladder. The main function of the fluid produced by prostate is to protect that semen as it travels to a female’s egg. Prostatitis occurs …

Obesity

Obesity occurs when a person has too much body fat. It also means that the person’s weight is higher or above to what is considered healthy for his height. Obesity is different from being overweight. Obesity is usually developed by consuming more calories that a person burns. These …