A little while ago, I was out to dinner with a friend of mine who had such horrible mouth pain that he couldn’t even eat the meal he ordered.
He made an appointment to see his dentist the next day and was told he had ... Read More
Having piercing spasms in the muscles of the hands or feet is a painful issue in itself; however, the reasons behind the spasms can put your life in danger.
Carpopedal spasm is linked to health conditions that often re... Read More
For centuries, juniper berries have been used to boost the immune system to prevent various illnesses and ailments.
In Medieval times, the berries were used to ward off the presence of witches, and in France, hospitals b... Read More
Black seed oil, also known as Nigella sativa oil and black cumin seed oil, is used to treat everything from asthma to digestion to cancer. But does black seed oil deserve the reputation that it has garnered?
In this ... Read More
We all have something we’d like to change, right? And we know—you know—exactly what it is and what you have to do. But, there can be a pretty wide gap between the knowledge and the application. After all, you know what... Read More
Last week, I had to stand in for the coach at my son’s soccer game. The regular coach, Jeff (father of one of the other kids), could not make it that day, as he had developed sudden heel pain.
So he asked me to take hi... Read More
Spinal stenosis is a devastating health condition that leaves the patient vulnerable to extreme pain on a daily basis. As the spinal canal narrows, the added pressure on the central nervous system causes shooting pain to... Read More
What is scarlet fever? Scarlet fever is a bacterial illness that causes the skin to break out in pink or red rashes, and usually causes a high fever and a sore throat.
It is very infectious through airborne bacteria a... Read More