What is Enamel Hypoplasia? The outer layer of dental tissue covering the tooth part, which is seen above the gum, is enamel. Enamel Hypoplasia is a defect in the quality and quantity of the enamel. Enamel Hypoplasia results in weakening of the crown of the tooth so pieces of enamel may fracture off. The tissue… Continue reading What is Enamel Hypoplasia?
Our body would haunt us sometime soon… and that soon for me is “now.” I’m aware how I made my body suffer from all the sweets I indulged in since I was little. Chocolates, cakes and ice creams are my rewards when I got a star from school! When I’m happy, I eat sweets! When… Continue reading 10 Easy Ways to Lower Blood Sugar Naturally
Breastfeeding mothers may experience breast lumps, which may mean she has a blocked ducts or breast infections (mastitis).To help clear blocked ducts try:Feeding frequently from the affected breast, but continue to feed from both breastsChanging breastfeeding positionsHot showers or applying warm face cloths to the affected breastGently massaging any lumpy areas towards the nippleA painless,… Continue reading Blocked Ducts and Breast Infections (Mastitis)
Are you looking for anti-aging ways to keep you looking younger?Alpha Hydroxy (Fruit) Acids, or AHAs are naturally occurring compounds which being more forgiving than retinoic acid, which can be sold without prescription. Of more than a dozen different types, the four under closest scientific scrutiny are malic acid which (apples), glycolic acid (sugarcane), pyruvic… Continue reading Anti – Aging: Alpha Hydroxy Acids or AHA
Sore and cracked nipples from breastfeeding are usually caused by incorrect positioning of the baby at the breast.To improve how your baby is attached, you may want to follow the following steps:When bringing your baby to the breast, support their neck and shoulder with spread-out fingers and thumb. This helps raise their chin off their… Continue reading Sore and Cracked Nipples
What is Shingles and How Common is it?Shingles is an infection of a nerve area caused by the varicella-zoster virus. It causes pain and a rash along a band of skin supplied by the affected nerve. Symptoms usually go within 2-4 weeks. Pain sometimes persists after the rash has gone, more commonly in people over… Continue reading What is Shingles (Herpes Zoster)?
We are all aging. It is inevitable that if we grow to be old and one day we will have skin to match. No matter how hard we try to avoid it or try and eliminate it, the aging process constanyly gnaws away at each and every one of us. But it does not have… Continue reading Cosmetic Surgery and Appearance Medicine
Have you heard about candidiasis? It is actually a thrush in layman’s term. It is a fungal infection that can affect anybody, even your kids. Children between ages of three and nine years old can be affected by chronic mouth yeast infection. Normally, the yeast infections are like white patches that can be seen around… Continue reading Yeast Infection (Candidiasis) No More
Many runners complain about the difficulty of running in their bodies and once they have learned about yoga and have joined yoga sessions, they get hooked to it. Yoga has shown great effects in participants’ body and mind. It actually reduces stress, and increases fitness levels. The hardest thing to do is to maintain a… Continue reading Yoga for Runners
Once or twice a year, every child and adult gets a sore throat but do you know what you should do when it happens? What is the difference between sore throat and strep throat? Should you go to the doctor immediately or could you just call the doctor to ask for medicine over the phone?Listed… Continue reading What Causes Sore Throat in Children?