What is the right diet?

There is hardly possible to find a guide-theme about which so many books have been written about the right diet. Food intolerances such as celiac disease (gluten intolerance) and lactose intolerance are well known by the general public. Food manufacturers now offer even an alternatives for sufferers just like lactose-free chocolate or a gluten-free pizza. Also, there are more and more fans of the vegan diet who avoid all animal foods. Become vegan is medically in some people associated with risks. Thus, defects arise, for example, in the elderly, infants or pregnant women by renouncing animal foods. The more important is a conscious compilation of the menu so that there are no nutrient deficiencies.Right diet Continue reading What is the right diet?

Colon cancer – the silent threat

Around 70,000 people are diagnosed with colon cancer every year in US. This is makes it the third most common cancer after breast and prostate cancer. What makes it so particularly dangerous: it has no symptoms in its early stages and is often only discovered when the disease is already well advanced. This cancer is often curable if it is detected early enough.Colon cancer Continue reading Colon cancer – the silent threat

Alternatives to joint replacement: treat hip pain minimally invasive

Pain or restricted movement in the hips are one of the most common reasons why patients visit their orthopedists. In approximately 220,000 cases per year result in discomfort in the hip in US used an artificial hip joint. What many patients do not know: There is a whole range of joint-preserving treatment methods. Joint replacement Continue reading Alternatives to joint replacement: treat hip pain minimally invasive

If it itches and burns: treat hemorrhoids gently

Every person has: Hemorrhoids (also: hemorrhoids). The so-called hemorrhoidal plexus is a vascular cushion which is located in close proximity to the anus. There fulfills an important task: along with the sphincter, it seals the intestine safely to the outside.Hemorrhoids Continue reading If it itches and burns: treat hemorrhoids gently

First aid in case of cardiac arrest

Sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone – whether in the office, at home or in the subway. With up to 100,000 cases per year, it ranks among the leading causes of death in US. Those affected are dependent on quick help, because one case of a cardiac arrest occure every minute. The good news is: Everyone can help and save a life with very simple means. However, many people do not dare – for fear of doing something wrong. It is the only thing that you can do wrong – nothing to do.Cardiac arrest Continue reading First aid in case of cardiac arrest

Annoying pimples: Even adults often suffer from acne

When hear the term acne most people think of pubescent teenagers. But adults can also be affected by acne – and this comes not so rare. Up to 40 percent of 30 to 40-year-olds suffer from the so-called “late acne”, which occurs especially in the lower facial area, ie around the mouth or in the lower cheek area.Acne Continue reading Annoying pimples: Even adults often suffer from acne

Treating Multiple Sclerosis patients with Sound Therapy

Patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) often suffer from paresthesia which provoke incoordination or pain. Coordinate movements is become hard. A new study shows that the so-called Sound Therapy can improve the mobility of people with Multiple Sclerosis.Multiple Sclerosis Continue reading Treating Multiple Sclerosis patients with Sound Therapy