Is Toenail Fungus Contagious?

June 30, 2015 Editorial Staff

More often than not people don’t take nail fungus seriously as majority of the population is unaware of this disease. As affected individuals may never have had an infected fingernail or toenail before, they think they don’t have to pay attention to the […]

Top Way to Treat Nail Fungus

June 30, 2015 DrGoel

Fungal nail infection, medically known as Onychomycosis or tinea unguium, is a chronic and potentially persistent condition that affects millions of people worldwide. While the condition is usually caused by the same fungi associated with athlete’s foot (dermatophytes), a variety […]

Home Remedies to Get Rid of Eczema

June 24, 2015 DrWales

If you continuously suffer from patches of dry skin that is accompanied by a severe itch, chances are that you are suffering from Atopic Dermatitis (AD), more commonly known as eczema. What causes eczema? The exact cause of eczema is […]

Top Options for Treating Eczema

June 24, 2015 DrWales

Eczema is a chronic skin disorder that causes skin to become dry, cracked, and irritated on various parts of the body including on face, hands, feet, on scalp, and even around eyes and eyelids. The bad news is there is […]

Eczema: Types of Eczema and Symptoms

June 24, 2015 DrWales

When people talk about eczema, more often than not, they are talking about atopic eczema, which is a very common skin disorder. However, the term eczema is also used to refer generally to a group of skin diseases that share […]

Eczema Causes: Is it Contagious?

June 23, 2015 DrWales

Atopic eczema is a type of dermatitis characterized by red, swollen, cracked, and itchy skin that may form anywhere on the body including on face, on scalp, around eyes, and on hands and feet. According to the National Eczema Association, […]

Difference Between Shingles and Herpes

June 20, 2015 Editorial Staff

There is a lot of confusion among the general population concerning herpes. Popular culture makes us believe that herpes is solely a sexually transmitted disease (STD), which couldn’t be further from the truth. The Herpes Human Virus (HHV) come in […]

Chemical Peels for Treating Acne Scars

June 7, 2015 DrGoel

You can choose across different types of treatments for getting rid of your acne scars. Some treatments are rather invasive and expensive, such as Surgical Treatments while some are non-invasive and affordable, like Chemical Peels. Introduction to Chemical Peels Chemical […]

Microdermabrasion for Acne Scars

June 7, 2015 DrGoel

You can consider many treatments for permanently getting rid of Acne Scars. One of the most common treatment approaches is Physical Resurfacing. In its earliest version, this treatment was referred to as Dermabrasion. Now, it has progressed into a more […]

Best Ways for Acne Scar Removal

June 7, 2015 Editorial Staff

Acne scars are a frustrating side effect of dealing with acne. In the absence of treatment, they will only fade to a certain extent over time. However, now there are scientifically proven methods you can use to make the scars […]

Foods and Other Causes of Acne

June 7, 2015 DrGoel

Medically known as Acne Vulgaris, acne is a skin condition that often occurs during the puberty stage of an individual (teenage) —whether male or female.  Only about 20% of the cases occur in adults with teenage boys having the most […]

9+ Causes of Cramping But No Period

June 5, 2015 Editorial Staff

Cramping before the start of a period is common and is caused by the uterus contracting (due to prostaglandin) to expel its blood vessel-filled lining. The lining builds up during the first two weeks of the menstrual cycle in order […]

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