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  • The food combining diet

    Principles of the diet Positive aspects Negative aspects Food combining diets are not based on any scientific experiment but consist of consuming the same food groups during the same meal, for all your meals that day. The principle is that ... Read more

    Diets
    November 2, 2010 at 05:22 PM
  • Laryngitis (Croup/Epiglottitis): Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

    Laryngitis is defined as an inflammation of the larynx, the organ found at the junction between the pharynx and trachea. This is the main organ of phonation, i.e. the ability to speak. The larynx contains two vocal cords as well as muscles ... Read more

    Child
    December 19, 2017 at 04:16 PM
  • Intestinal Worms (Oxyuriasis): Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

    Pinworms, also known as threadworms, are small, white worms measuring approximately 0.5 cm in length. Pinworms are parasites that infect the human digestive system. Anyone can get them, but they are more common in children. They are found ... Read more

    Child
    January 21, 2018 at 09:47 AM
  • The Coil: IUD and IUS

    The coil is a small T-shaped plastic device that is inserted by trained professionals into your womb. It is one of the most commonly used contraception in the world, except in the UK where it is used less than the oral contraceptive pill. ... Read more

    Contraception
    September 23, 2017 at 08:02 PM
  • Choose your sport carefully

    Enjoy yourself first Don't rush: try several different sporting activities before making a decision Don't force yourself Playing team sports Exercising in a gym Exercising alone The outdoors and nature Enjoy yourself first ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 2, 2013 at 06:38 PM
  • Medical Advice for Sports

    Before beginning or restarting any sporting activity, always seek medical advice. This ... Read more

    Sport and health
    January 29, 2018 at 02:25 PM
  • Planned birth and induced birth

    Induced labour When will I be induced Reasons induce labour Risks and disadvantages of an induced birth Induced labour In the UK just over 20 percent of births are induced. This is nearly always on medical grounds for reasons that either ... Read more

    Childbirth
    August 27, 2010 at 07:54 AM
  • The Treatment and Prognosis of Alzheimer's Disease

    Medical Treatment of Alzheimer's Specific medical treatment Non-medical treatment Prognosis Although there is no cure for Alzheimer's disease, there is medical treatment which can help to slow down progression to improve your symptoms and ... Read more

    Alzheimer's disease
    May 31, 2010 at 07:55 AM
  • Nutrition, diet and diabetes

    The general principles of diabetic nutrition Preferable foods The glycaemic index Fats Protein Foods to avoid Snacks Some useful tips Beverages Diabetes and Alcohol Contraindications to alcohol ... Read more

    Diabetes
    July 31, 2010 at 10:53 AM
  • Beauty Care

    Beauty care and the way that we look is becoming more important to us in our daily lives. ... Read more

    Beauty care
    January 29, 2018 at 01:55 PM
  • Penis Size

    Approximately 50% of men believe that their penises are too small. This can be damaging ... Read more

    Sexuality
    January 29, 2018 at 12:48 PM
  • Dust Mite Allergy: Symptoms and Precautions

    Dust mites, or acarids, of the Arachnid family, are invisible to the naked eye, as they ... Read more

    Allergies
    January 21, 2018 at 09:31 AM
  • Male and Female Condoms

    Male and female condoms are forms of barrier contraception that work by stopping sperm from meeting an egg. The condom is the only contraception method that also prevents sexually transmitted infections. Condoms are made of rubber or a ... Read more

    Contraception
    January 29, 2018 at 01:43 PM
  • Shapeless legs

    Causes of shapeless legs Keep active and eat healthily Stimulate your blood circulation The phenomenon of tired legs is rather difficult to treat. However, daily exercises and refining your diet can help defining your ankles. Causes of ... Read more

    Beauty care
    November 5, 2013 at 01:47 PM
  • Tests Carried Out During Pregnancy

    During your pregnancy, you will be subject to many tests to ensure that both you and your baby are in good health. These tests vary in purpose and invasiveness. Here is a list of the potential tests that you may undergo. ... Read more

    Pregnancy
    January 20, 2018 at 11:15 AM
  • Putting on weight and psychological factors

    Factors to consider before embarking on a diet Psychological causes for putting on weight Stress, anxiety Other psychological causes Personal history and childhood Psychological effects of putting on weight Do I consult help before ... Read more

    Diets
    November 13, 2013 at 11:06 AM
  • Sports and decrease in cholesterol levels

    Treating hypercholesterolemia Begin steadily 30 minutes of walking per day Seek medical advice Use a pedometer Do not ... Read more

    Sport and health
    April 3, 2013 at 01:00 PM
  • The assessment of male infertility

    Sperm analysis What will affect the result? Normal sperm values Abnormal sperm counts Other tests Sperm analysis ... Read more

    Infertility
    October 3, 2010 at 06:05 PM
  • What Do Cigarettes, Cigars, and Beedi Cigarettes Contain?

    Depending on the area of the world and the culture concerned, people smoke all different types of substances at wildly varying rates. This article will explain to you what is in cigarettes, cigars, and Indian beedi cigarettes, 3 of the most ... Read more

    Tobacco
    August 3, 2018 at 10:08 AM
  • Anti-vitamin K

    Dealing with overdosing and situations with haemorrhagic risks and accidents for patients treated with anti-vitamin K. Anti-vitamin K is an anticoagulant used by about 1% of the French people and is also the first factor provoking ... Read more

    Treatments
    April 12, 2015 at 04:39 PM