Symptoms and Causes of Juvenile Diabetes

In children, the risk of developing different types of diabetes is reversed. 90% of those affected have Type 1 diabetes and 10% have Type 2. Type 1 diabetes occurs when the pancreas can’t produce enough insulin, usually...

What is Psoriatic Arthritis?

Psoriatic arthritis is a condition associated with inflammation around the joints. It usually occurs in people who have psoriasis or psoriasis symptoms, although it is possible to develop the arthritis symptoms before...

Psoriasis Diagnosis and Treatment

Psoriasis can be a painful, distressing condition, but it is relatively simple to diagnose so your doctor should be able to get you started on the right psoriasis treatment quickly. The first stage in diagnosing...

How to treat psoriasis symptoms

Psoriasis is a skin condition caused by genetic and other factors that result in an overactive immune system, leading to a range of symptoms, including itchy, scaly patches of skin, pustules on the hands and feet, nail...

Gastric Bypass

As mentioned briefly in the overview about bariatric/obesity surgery, gastric bypass is a malabsorbtive procedure where a smaller stomach is created and inserted into the body, and the intestine is divided. The division...

How to Cure Diabetes without Medication

Although there is no complete diabetes cure, it is possible to get rid of many of the most unpleasant and distressing symptoms of the disease. If you’ve managed to get help at an early stage and your diabetes is not to...

Foods to Avoid with Diabetes

When you have diabetes you need to avoid consuming too many sugars at once, as doing so can make your blood glucose level shoot up, harming your body. this doesn’t just mean that you have to avoid sweet foods. It also...

Benefits of More Space

Giving your Guinea Pigs plenty of space to run around in their habitat is important for their health and happiness. Veteran Cavy owners who have gone from using small cages to larger enclosures give all the more...

Foods to Avoid Psoriasis

For those people who suffer from psoriasis, it can sometimes feel as though the condition is controlling their lives. But one way to regain control is to stick to a psoriasis diet. While diet cannot cure psoriasis, and...

What are the causes and symptoms of eczema,

Eczema is a relatively common skin condition in which the upper layer of the skin becomes red, blistered, crusty or scaly. It can also sometimes cause oozing, thickening and pigmentation, though not all these effects...

Understanding different types of psoriasis

P HYPERLINK “; soriasis is a chronic skin condition that is also classed as an autoimmune disease. The condition manifests itself in scaly silvery or red patches that can grow itchy and painful. These patches are...

Diabetes Symptoms for Women

Although many diabetes symptoms are the same for everybody, there are some differences between the symptoms most commonly experienced by women and men. It is believed that as many as a third of women living with...

Diabetes Symptoms for Men

Most symptoms of diabetes are the same for everyone, but there are some symptoms that are unique to men, or significantly more common in men than in women. A test for diabetes is usually carried out when a group of...

Diabetes Diagnosis & Treatments

If you have symptoms of diabetes, your doctor will normally recommend a blood test. You will be asked to fast beforehand (this usually means not eating or drinking anything from midnight on the night before, though you...

Common symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis

There are a number of common symptoms which may suggest an individual is suffering from Ulcerative Colitis and for anyone suffering from these, it is well worth a visit to a doctor. A diagnosis does need to be made by a...

How to Prevent Grumpy Old Man Syndrome

Grumpy Old Man Syndrome is teasingly associated with the menopausal period of males. In medical term, the condition known as IMS or Irritable Male Syndrome can be experienced by male humans and animals alike. This is...

What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

There are a great number of different types of arthritis. As a broad category, it refers to conditions that involve inflammation of the joints. If you experience joint pain or joint disease, you may have a form of...

Different Types Of Arthritis

Arthritis is a very broad category. It refers to joint pain in a general sense and includes hundreds of distinct diseases and disorders under its umbrella. The two most common different types of arthritis are...

Foods Arthritis Sufferers Should Avoid

There are many different types of arthritis. The causes of some are well known, while others are less established and may be attributed to genetic variations or environmental factors. In general, though, since arthritis...