Is There a Connection Between Allergies and Asthma?

What’s the Link Between Allergies and Asthma? You may think that allergies and asthma are the same thing; sure, they both cause similar symptoms like coughing and shortness of breath, but they are quite different. While allergies are rarely more than just a nuisance we have to deal with, asthma is a serious condition requiring … Continue reading Is There a Connection Between Allergies and Asthma?

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7 Nutrition Mistakes You’re Making With Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis Diet Mistakes to Avoid Nutrition and bone health are closely linked. If you have osteoporosis and are not getting enough of the right nutrients in your diet, you put yourself at risk for further bone loss and a higher chance for bone breaks and fractures. Here are seven nutrition mistakes you might be making … Continue reading 7 Nutrition Mistakes You’re Making With Osteoporosis

What You Need to Know About Metastatic Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer Metastasis — A Secondary Liver Cancer Liver metastases are cancers that have spread to the liver but started elsewhere in the body. This type of cancer is much different than hepatocellular carcinoma, which is cancer that actually started in the liver. Of note is that the cancer cells found in liver metastases are not … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Metastatic Liver Cancer

8 Ways to Naturally Manage Psoriasis

Natural Remedies for Psoriasis to Try You may have heard about alternative or natural therapies for managing psoriasis. While there is very little scientific evidence that home remedies for psoriasis work, you may still find some temporary relief from some of these. Here are eight natural alternatives to managing your psoriasis symptoms. Aloe Vera Applying … Continue reading 8 Ways to Naturally Manage Psoriasis

What’s the Deal With Cherries and Gout?

Cherries May Reduce Gout Flare-Ups Tart cherries are becoming a natural pain-fighting tool for gout pain sufferers. The huge interest is due to the overwhelming number of research studies and also the word of mouth of fellow gout sufferers who strongly believe in its inflammation fighting properties. The idea that cherries may reduce inflammation not … Continue reading What’s the Deal With Cherries and Gout?

Common Medical Conditions Linked to Fibromyalgia

People with fibromyalgia are more likely than others in the general population to have other chronic conditions. But doctors have yet to figure out why fibromyalgia often coexists with other diseases – what’s known as “comorbidity.” Fibromyalgia sufferers often have migraines, autoimmune diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, depression, anxiety and sleep disturbances. Having multiple overlapping conditions … Continue reading Common Medical Conditions Linked to Fibromyalgia

Two Proven Ways to Fight Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Occasional anxiety is normal. We all worry about issues such as health, family, and money. But people with generalized anxiety disorder, or GAD, feel worried and nervous all the time—about these and other everyday concerns, even when there is little or no reason to worry. People with GAD struggle to control anxiety and stay focused. … Continue reading Two Proven Ways to Fight Generalized Anxiety Disorder