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South American herbs that may help autoimmune disease

South American herbs that may help autoimmune disease

A look at South American herbs and autoimmune disease, featuring Dr. Viana Muller of Whole World Botanicals.
Is exercise causing your runny nose?

Is exercise causing your runny nose?

A runny nose can occur during exercise by exposure to allergies, irritants, or vasomotor causes. Find out more on how exercise...
How to Speed the Metabolism with Thyroid Problems

How to Speed the Metabolism with Thyroid Problems

Weight gain is one of the leading symptoms of hypothyroidism. The thyroid glands produce a hormone that regulates the way the body metabolizes food and regulates body temperature. Hypothyroidism is characterized by the gland's inability to produce enough hormones. Slow metabolism can make losing wei
How to Minimize a Wide Nose With Makeup

How to Minimize a Wide Nose With Makeup

Women use makeup to highlight the best features of their faces. They wear mascara, shadow and liner to play up big, beautiful eyes, or use lip liner and lipstick to create a prominent pout. Makeup can also be used to downplay a feature that a woman might not feel is her best. Using the contours and
Cures for Hypothyroidism

Cures for Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is defined as a medical disorder which is often characterized by an under active and abnormally functioning thyroid gland. An under-active thyroid gland often results in a deficiency of the hormone thyroxine (a hormone synthesized by the thyroid gland). The condition often affects the
How to Avoid Tonsillitis

How to Avoid Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is caused by streptococci bacteria, with symptoms including malaise, headache, pain in the extremities and pain in the tongue when swallowing. Tonsillitis is contagious. A simple cough or sneeze can pass the virus or bacteria from person to person. Unless you live on an island with no ex
Michigan's Deaf Community

Michigan's Deaf Community

An overview of what is available in Michigan for deaf and hard of hearing people and their families.
What Are the Signs of Hypothyroidism?

What Are the Signs of Hypothyroidism?

The signs of hypothyroidism vary depending on the degree of an individual's hormone deficiency. Symptoms typically develop very slowly, often manifesting themselves over several years. Fortunately, the condition can be accurately diagnosed and effectively treated through the use of prescribed hormon
Symbolic Representation of Negatives

Symbolic Representation of Negatives

Image with symbolic representatations of negative words as perceived by the artist.
How to Soothe Swollen Tonsils

How to Soothe Swollen Tonsils

Tonsils are a vital part of the immune system. These glands are located in the back of your throat to assist in catching germs and parasites from entering your body. However, once the bacterium overpowers the tonsils with an overwhelming infection, they may become swollen and irritated. This type of
Relief for Post Nasal Drip

Relief for Post Nasal Drip

Post-Nasal Drip is a non-life threatening medical condition in which the sinuses produce an excessive amount of mucus that accumulate in the back of the throat or the nose. It is a highly treatable condition through a variety of methods, including antibiotics and minor surgery, though several method
Being Your Own Best Thyroid Advocate

Being Your Own Best Thyroid Advocate

What type of thyroid advocate are you? Are you an Angry Advocate, Passive Victim, Solution Shopper, Doctor Hopper, Holistic Ballistic, Blame the Thyroider, Do-it-Yourselfer, or Proactive Learner/Partner?
Herbal Cures for Swollen Nasal Passages

Herbal Cures for Swollen Nasal Passages

Sinus conditions like swollen nasal passages are much more common than disorders like arthritis and other often-diagnosed diseases. The swelling of nasal passages can cause congestion and pain and is often treated by combination medications. There are many herbal remedies that can be used to treat s
Chernobyl's Continuing Thyroid Impact

Chernobyl's Continuing Thyroid Impact

The 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident had an impact on rates of thyroid disease and cancer, particularly in children in Belarus and Ukraine.
Hearing Help for Deafness and Hearing Loss

Hearing Help for Deafness and Hearing Loss

When people first find out that they, or their child, have a hearing loss, the first thought that comes to mind is usually, "what can I do to treat this?" The answer tends to be hearing aids or cochlear implants.
Parasites & Sinus Infections

Parasites & Sinus Infections

More than 35 million people in American suffer from sinus infections every year. Sinus infections are common and typically are treated with simple prescribed drugs, but in rare cases, a sinus infection may be the cause of parasites. This rare condition typically is found in people with specific immu
Graves' Disease

Graves' Disease

An overview of Graves' disease
Is Sinus Trouble Connected to Weather?

Is Sinus Trouble Connected to Weather?

Weather causes myriad problems including aches, pains and sinus troubles. Changes in the temperature, air pressure and humidity can leave many feeling under the weather. Go ahead and blame the weather for many sinus ailments.