How To Treat Bunions
March 29, 2013 – 12:00 am | No Comment
A bunion is a deformity that is mainly made up of a lateral deviation of the great toe which enlarges due to a tissue or a bone. It is a serious foot problem. These are formed within the foot and not on the surface of the foot. An arthritic condition and  a result of bone degeneration it is found as  a lump on the outside portion of the big toe. Bunions are seen near the joint of the toe and sometimes  [...]

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Once a Month Jab Beneficial for De-Addiction from Alcoholism And Opioid
October 18, 2010 – 12:55 am | No Comment
The United States FDA agency lately announced its acceptance to the once a month shot for treating those addicted to opioid. Vivitrol is a long-lasting formula of ReVia or naltrexone that since long has the approval as a once a month jab for treating people with alcohol addiction. The novel suggestion places Vivitrol on the listing of pharmacological therapies for addictions – a listing which by then also comprises of buprenorphine & methadon. Director of the Food and Drug Administration’s CDER, Doctor Janet Woodcock announced that the acceptance of the drug symbolizes a momentous advance in addiction therapy. Naltrexone, Vivitrol are receptor antagonists acting on opioid receptors of the brain and leave the patient not sensing anything in case he/she attempts abusing opioid. This is different from methadon and is an OAT (opioid agonist treatment) whereas buprenorphine binds & activates a given receptor however having solely partial effectiveness at the receptor relative to  [...]

Dr. Batra’s Homeopathic Clinic
October 16, 2010 – 1:43 am | 11 Comments
Great and enough hair are considered to be a vital sign of good health. Beginning to lose hair is a phase of embarrassment; be it men or women, young or old. It is not a disease, and yet it steals away the ease from one’s living. Hair loss may occur due to stress and, conversely, it may cause induction of more stress in one’s lifestyle. Trying out different products and treatments for hair loss is an easy way out, but choosing the right treatment for one’s hair type, which shall prove perfect to eliminate the exact cause of a particular person’s hair loss is not so easy. There are many hair loss analyzer tests that try finding out the reason for chronic hair loss and is suggestive of relative treatments. Of all, the hair loss evaluation test at Dr. Batra’s is quite known, tried and accepted. The uniqueness of Dr. Batra’s hair loss evaluation test, shoring far away from other such tests, is that it discovers the current causes of one’s hair loss, which claims as an accurate  [...]

Jaw Clenching Habit and Associates
October 15, 2010 – 1:09 am | One Comment
Jaw Clenching Habit and Associates
Clenching the jaws is a habit. The person, in this habit, grits the teeth very tightly and roughly. This habit can lead to pain in jaws and many diverse problems of dental health. The causes of jaw clenching can be varied, like stress, changes in diet, medications and so much more to these. Most often jaw clenching occurs during night, while the person is deep asleep and unconscious to notice his own doings. But during day also, the habit is common to see. This habit of jaw clenching is often referred to as bruxism or teeth grinding also. The doers are often unaware of their acts of clenching, since this happens involuntarily most of the times. But the effects of jaw clenching can be very dodgy. To address these kinds of jaw clenching and to prevent further associated disorders, there are ways like using a mouth guard. A mouth guard or a splint is a protective device that is used or worn by sports people and athletes to avoid injuries to their teeth while playing. These devices can be used  [...]

De- bloat and Float
October 14, 2010 – 2:33 am | No Comment
De- bloat and Float
Stomach bloating is not in any link with obesity. Many people misunderstand bloating as the extra set of pounds running around the tummy. This condition occurs when one overeats under the impression of hunger and later on suffers from a well blown, dilated abdomen. The major reason of stomach bloating is the gas of the intestines. But, like there are hangover fixtures that shun the alcoholic hangover, similarly there are de- bloating foods and drinks that relieve the bloating condition. Contradictory to the people’s misconceptions that fluids, juices and water are the causes of bloating, the best de- bloaters are fluids and juices. Watery fruits like watermelon, musk melon, papaya, plums, etc. are the best de- bloating foods. Fresh juices of vegetables and fruits, but the ones without added sweeteners, are also helpful in releasing the stomach from painful bloats. Juices of bitter gourd, gourd and Neem leaves are also good de- bloaters. Warm, skimmed milk is a good de- bloater, when taken  [...]

Do You Suffer From Depression? Check out the Best Treatment Options
October 13, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Almost one in ten adults or nine percent of people ail from depressive symptoms, inclusive of 3.4% undergoing major depression, as per data obtained from a novel nationwide review from the CDC. The positive side is that this incapacitating condition could frequently be allayed with apt therapy - & the foremost move is finding out whether one is suffering from it. Getting screened helps individuals in finding out whether they are in fact under depression. In totality, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention approximates that annually thirteen million people in the adult age group from U.S. are suffering from depression. Symptoms comprise of: Feeling of despondency or gloom. Feeling hopeless. Lost interests or gratification in vocation, hobby and other activity that was earlier enjoyed. Diminished energy or weariness. Sleeplessness. Problems in concentration. Variations in appetite. Irritable behaviour. Feelings of anxiousness. In case one has been experiencing 5 or more of  [...]

Sources For The Early Skin Aging
October 12, 2010 – 2:30 am | No Comment
Sources For The Early Skin Aging
The effect of growing age is seen on everything, be it plant or animals, surviving or dead, living or non- living. In face, every part and element of the body undergoes the changes with time. Aging of the skin is also a feature of the physical aging process. Some causes of skin aging are internal to the body, like the shedding away of the cells more than growing, the reduced ability of cells to absorb moisture, and so on. These are controlled by nature and not by us. But there are other factors, the external ones that contribute towards the aging of the skin. Let us have a look at what they are and how they affect the skin. Most of the times, half the problem is not being aware what the problem is. So, let us take the first step and get ourselves known to what causes skin aging. Below are highlighted 7 habits that can affect the skin in bad or worse ways and make it look older, quite early. You can graduate the rampant process of skin aging by putting a cease on the following habits. Smoking  [...]

When Diets Fail – A Look at 4 Novel Weight Loss Procedures
October 11, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
When Diets Fail – A Look at 4 Novel Weight Loss Procedures
People in the United Stated shelled out ten billion dollars on cosmetic surgery during 2009 which is down three percent during 2008. A plethora of surgical choices are available for individuals keen on loosing oodles of weight. However for those on the lookout for nip-tuck there are several means of getting it. Here’s a guide to 4 of the latest. Vaser Hi Definition Liposculpture What the procedure entails: Physicians employ a variant of the analogous ultrasounds employed on expectant moms for seeing foetuses. However its tweaking is done for dissolving the flab adjoining particular muscle sets (the body would eventually absorb and pass out the adipose after melting). Plastic surgeons conducting the procedure employ muscle structures as templates for sculpting novel shapes for patients. The procedure done on the trunk region last around 4 hours, arm/leg regions would be taking solely 2 hours. Costing: The procedure costs around 2500 to 5000 dollars for arm/leg areas and 7500 to 15000  [...]

Tips for Practicing Right Running Form
October 6, 2010 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Several runners are observed shuffling, rocking, flowing and others rolling – each one having his/her trademark sprinting technique making him/her easy to identify from afar. Even though sprinting forms differ in every person, trainers consent that postural tweaks and foregoing dire habits would certainly translate to more efficiency, pace and staying power. Right sprinting posture is ability which sprinters should be committed to learn in case they are keen on bringing about all-rounded improvement. Tip 1 Keeping the head held upright and focussing eyes to the fore. Studies have shown that maintaining this posture helps in improving oxygen intake & sprint saving by 1%. Such methodological tweak would instantaneously help in subtracting half a minute from a fifty-minute 10000metres running race. Maintaining head straight and looking on the street in front ascertains one’s general sprinting posture – it helps in keeping the body properly aligned by impelling the person in running  [...]