Canker sores are small ulcers that occur in the lining of the mouth and are extremely painful and annoying. They…
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome has a very gradual onset of symptoms and is often misdiagnosed. The pain, weakness, and numbing usually…
Cataract is a common eye disease, most apparent in elderly people. A cataract is essentially an area around the lens…
Celiac disease is a disorder of the immune system where the body reacts to gluten. Gluten is the protein found…
Chafing is the soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction. The friction can be the rubbing of two…
Chapped lips are a fact of life those who live in dry climates or places with harsh winters. Even if…
Chest congestion is basically a blockage of the nasal passages and usually comes after head congestion. Not a serious risk,…
Chickenpox is an extremely contagious virus mostly affecting 3-4 year olds, but occassionally affecting older patients (those cases are more…
Chlamydia is an infectious group of bacteria that result in one of the most common forms of sexually transmitted diseases…
Cholera is one of the most severe diseases of the intestines and is one of the largest death rates. Cholera…
Cirrhosis of the liver is defined as the loss of cells thus making the liver literally shrinks and becomes hard…
Cold sores, also called as fever blisters are caused by herpes simplex virus. Cold sores are contagious. They are often…
Colitis is a common name for the inflammation of the colon. This usually is a result of prolonged irritation and…
A common cold, also known as acute coryza, is the inflammation of the upper respiratory tract that is caused by…
Common digestive disorders do not have serious symptoms and are often ignored. However, these disorders can contribute to other more…
Fever is a common ailment that occurs in both children and adults and is defined as any body temperature that…
Congestion can come in many forms, for chest congestion we have written another article, this article will primarily cover head…
  Conjunctivitis refers to an inflammation of the conjunctive, the thin transparent membrane covering the eye. This is also referred…
Constipation is a common disturbance of the digestive tract and the bowels to not move regularly or not completely emptied…
A corn is basically a localized thickening of the skin which often times occurs on the toes and other areas…
This term covers a group of clinical syndromes arising particularly from failure of the coronary arteries to supply the correct…
We have found some really effective remedies to aide patients suffering from a cough. Although not a serious ailment a…
So we will not being going in to the symptoms of cracked heels, kind of self explanatory. However, we did…
Cystitis is the inflammation of the urinary bladder, the recurrence of cystitis can often mean the patient is suffering from…
Dandruff is a condition in which the skin seperates from the scalp and collects amidst the hair. This condition can…
Dark circles can make even the most beautiful face look tired and sick. These blemishes or shadows are caused by…
Dark skin can be a bother for many people who crave a more fair complexion. Though a lot of dark…
*This ailment is also referred to as Myopia Short-sightedness, defective vision, or myopia refers to the inability to detect far-off…
Depression is one of the most common disorders especially with technology literally speeding up the lives we lead. Stress, high…
Diabetes is a chronic metabolic disorders affecting millions of people world-wide that prevents the body from utilizing glucose completely or…
Diaper rash is a more common term for cutaneous eruption or skin inflammation mostly affecting babies or those with folds…
Diarrhea, commonly known as 'loose motions', is one of the most common ailments particularly in third world countries and children.…
Common digestive disorders do not have serious symptoms and are often ignored. However, these disorders can contribute to other more…
Dizziness is a condition that affects many people periodically throughout their lives and for those that have chronic dizziness it…
A very self explanatory name for an ailment thus relieving you of paragraphs of explanation. However, we will give you…