Tag: autoimmune

Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

[ 0 ] 2012-06-14 |

In popular culture, some ideas are afforded a significant amount of attention whether or not the idea benefits from that much focus. One example of this is with regard to the disease Sarcoidosis. Although most of us do not know of anyone with the disease, we have likely heard about it on television. In the […]

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Understanding Nasal Congestion

Understanding Nasal Congestion

[ 0 ] 2012-06-01 |

One of the very annoying aspects of experiencing a head cold is having a stuffy nose. The discomfort of having difficulty breathing and the need to breathe through the mouth contribute significantly to the overall unpleasantness of the experience. However, we all know that having a cold is certainly not the only situation in which […]

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What Is Pulmonary Hypertension And Why Is It Dangerous?

What Is Pulmonary Hypertension And Why Is It Dangerous?

[ 0 ] 2011-09-22 |

As a result of the constant flow of public service announcements highlighting the importance of heart health, there are few among us who have remained unaware of the dangers of hypertension. High blood pressure damages the heart and arteries and can contribute to the heart failing to do its job or can even cause a […]

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Sepsis Is Far More Complicated Than Simply Blood Poisoning

Sepsis Is Far More Complicated Than Simply Blood Poisoning

[ 0 ] 2010-07-18 |

Long known as blood poisoning, Sepsis is, in reality, no simple case of poison running through our veins. With the interaction of infection and the immune system not operating as it should, the condition causes the body to turn on itself.

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Vitamin D’s Potential Preventative Power Against 7 Medical Conditions

Vitamin D’s Potential Preventative Power Against 7 Medical Conditions

[ 0 ] 2010-05-05 |

The last thing that many people are interested in is yet more information about how we do not get the right vitamins and minerals in our diets. When we are feeling well, it is easy to dismiss such information, but in the case of Vitamin D, taking the vitamin is all about preventing disease.

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Living with Chronic Sinusitus or Rhinitis and Post Nasal Drip

Living with Chronic Sinusitus or Rhinitis and Post Nasal Drip

[ 0 ] 2010-04-09 |

Though 2 out of 3 of the top reasons for chronic coughs are the result of chronic sinusitis and rhinitis, many people still suffer with such coughs without knowing the reason why. This is despite the fac that chronic sinusitis and rhinitis affect roughly 10% of the population.

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Psoriasis And Depression – Suffering That Is More Than Skin Deep

Psoriasis And Depression – Suffering That Is More Than Skin Deep

[ 0 ] 2009-12-04 |

As one of the most common autoimmune disorders, psoriasis is a skin disease that can vary in both coverage and intensity. While 67% of cases are considered mild, mild may not serve to accurately describe the way in which the disease can affect of those who suffer from it. Because of the impact that

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