Eczema Causes: Is it Contagious?

June 29, 2020 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, […]

Eczema: Types of Eczema and Symptoms

June 2, 2020 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 […]

Home Remedies to Get Rid of Eczema

May 30, 2020 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 […]

7+ Top Ways to Get Rid of Fruit Flies

May 27, 2020 Editorial Staff

Fruit flies are some of the most common insects that invade our homes. As the name implies, these flies are attracted to overripe fruit or any sugary organic material. They also feed on decaying vegetables, as well as fermented beverages […]

Tea Tree Oil for Skin Tags & Moles

May 23, 2020 DrGoel

Tea tree oil is a pale-yellow oil extracted from the melaleuca alternifolia plant in Australia. It has been used for centuries by the Bundjalung people of eastern Australia to treat skin disorders, wounds, coughs, and colds. The oil has antiviral, […]

Is Toenail Fungus Contagious?

May 23, 2020 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 […]

Gout Diet: Top Foods to Avoid

May 21, 2020 DrWales

Gout is a painful chronic disease that has long been linked to our diet, particularly our consumption of seafood and meat as well as alcohol. Common medical management approaches for gout will always involve certain dietary restrictions, some of which […]

Home Remedies to Get Rid of SIBO

April 26, 2020 Editorial Staff

Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) is characterized by diminished levels of ‘good’ bacteria’ and excessive growth of ‘bad’ bacteria in the gut (dysbiosis) that leads to impaired digestive health. SIBO is linked with several gut-related and systemic conditions including irritable […]