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Home remedies to treat symptoms of pneumonia

Natural Remedies To Reduce The Symptoms Of Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a severe respiratory infection that can be very difficult to cope with. Home remedies cannot cure pneumonia, so it’s important you get...
(Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or a fungus)

What You Need To Know About Pneumonia With Lung Cancer

Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or a fungus. About one-third of the cases of pneumonia are...

6 Reasons Why Our Nose Deserves More Credit Than We Give It

Ever since medical professionals began performing rhinoplasty successfully, people have wanted their noses ‘fixed’. The rise in the number of people getting nose jobs...

7 Most Common Chronic Diseases That Kill Men

Gender has a significant impact on your disease risk. In men, heart disease is the most common cause of death. Next comes lung, prostate, and colon cancers, the top three that affect males. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease has a strong link with smoking, which men are more likely to do. This also increases the risk for stroke. More men than women are pre-diabetic, increasing the risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Alzheimer’s and kidney disease are also common disease-related deaths.

What Causes Sarcoidosis And What Are Its Symptoms?

Sarcoidosis, a condition that causes small patches of red and swollen tissue to develop in the organs of the body, usually affects the lungs and skin. Sarcoidosis may occur when the body’s immune system goes into overdrive and attacks its own tissues and organs. The resulting inflammation then causes granulomas to develop in the organs. So, awareness about its causes and its symptoms is important.

What To Do If You Get Pneumonia While Pregnant

Pregnant women are at a high risk of pneumonia, especially if they already have any other underlying illnesses. The symptoms mostly are the same as that of ordinary pneumonia- cold, cough, fever, chest pain, etc. The key to staying safe is not ignoring any symptoms, especially if the woman is already affected by asthma or anemia. If you notice any flu-like symptoms, immediately consult a doctor and discuss the safest course of treatment.
symptoms of malabsorption

Symptoms Of Malabsorption To Watch Out For

Weight loss and malnutrition might seem like the obvious signs of malabsorption, your body’s inability to absorb certain nutrients or properly digest certain types of foods. But did you know that even jaundice and diabetes may develop from certain malabsorption syndromes? Gas, bloating, greasy stools, abdominal pain, and diarrhea are all common symptoms of malabsorption. With underlying causes ranging from lactose intolerance and celiac disease to pancreatic infections, liver disease, crohn's disease and even HIV or AIDS you need to be alert to the symptoms so you can get medical help in time.
Causes of tachycardia

Underlying Causes Of Tachycardia You Must Know About

Tachycardia is an abnormally fast heart rhythm. It can be caused by a variety of conditions including heart conditions like cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, heart attack, coronary heart disease etc.; Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome; high blood pressure; certain medications, lifestyle factors like smoking, and consumption of caffeine or alcohol; conditions which lower levels of oxygen in your blood like bacterial pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary embolism etc., anemia; hemorrhage; hyperthyroidism; sarcoidosis etc.
By pressing baby's feet gently, a cranky, crying baby can be calmed down.)

Calm Your Baby Down By Applying Pressure On Certain Points

Often, we have heard of the term “reflexology”, but we are still not sure of what it really means. Reflexology is an ancient Chinese...

4 Complications Of Ibuprofen For Kids With Chicken Pox

Chickenpox is a highly contagious viral infection common in children who have not been vaccinated. It is caused by the varicella zoster virus. It begins as an itchy rash of small red bumps on the scalp that spread to the stomach or the back before spreading to the face. These symptoms can vary from person to person. When infected, your child may run a high temperature and can be prescribed ibuprofen. However, experts don't recommend using ibuprofen due to its adverse effects.
The health of our lungs can be promoted with simple measures at home.

5 Ways To Keep Your Lungs Healthy And Strong

Our lungs keep us breathing, and we often tend to ignore our lung health. Most of the time, we are ignorant of how to...
Easy Yoga Poses For Building Powerful, Healthy Lungs

Easy Yoga Poses For Building Powerful, Healthy Lungs

One of the reasons why yoga is so good for your lungs is because it teaches you to be in control of your breathing. Asanas like the hare pose or the boat pose can rectify wrong breathing techniques and also enhance your lungs’ capacity to breathe in more air. Because these poses are so effective in fixing breathing difficulties, they are highly recommended for asthma patients.
Why Is Right-Sided Heart Failure Different?

Right-Sided Heart Failure: Causes, Symptoms, And Treatment

The right side of the heart is not designed to work as hard as the left. If the load on the right ventricle is huge because of a failing left side or high pulmonary hypertension, right-sided heart failure develops. The symptoms experienced are breathlessness, severe swelling all over the body and fatigue. It's best to seek medical attention as soon as possible before the condition becomes life-threatening.

8 Reasons To Say No To Aerated Beverages

Aerated beverages like colas are international market leaders. They dominate a huge part of the consumer market internationally. Cola brands are in existence from the...

10 Serious Side Effects Of Burning Incense Sticks

Incense sticks come with a whole host of health risks such as genetic mutations, lung cancer, asthma and other respiratory diseases, leukemia, heart disease, skin irritation, and neurological problems. Other types of incense sticks such as citronella and sandalwood are just as harmful. Products marketed as "herbal incense" which are meant to be smoked, can cause adverse physical reactions.