17 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Heartburn / Acid Reflux Fast

Best Home Remedy for Heartburn

We have all faced the symptoms acid reflux disease, known as heartburn after a particularly spicy meal. The phenomenon is so common that heartburn, acid reflux and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is used interchangeably in common discourse. However, these are three separate entities in the … Read more

Top Causes of Heartburn, Acid Reflux and GERD

Hiatal Hernia Causes Acid Reflux

What causes heartburns, acid reflux and GERD? This must be a nagging question if you suffer from one of these medical conditions or know someone who does. Well, acid reflux occurs when one has a weakened or dysfunctional Lower Esophageal Sphincter (LES) valve. This is … Read more

How to Get Thicker Hair Naturally: Top 20+ Ways

Indian Gooseberry Amla for Thicker Hair

Thick hair is considered a marker of beauty and health, however, hair loss and thinning are major issues for many people. Along with factors outside of an individual’s control such as genetically inherited thin hair, other issues that make the problem worse include: Stress (physical … Read more

Does Bleach Kill Toenail Fungus? How to Use it?

Using Bleach to Kill Nail Fungus

Nail fungus (also known as onychomycosis) is a serious and embarrassing problem for many individuals, which mainly affects toenails and less frequently, fingernails. In fact, it is estimated that almost half of the adult population deals with some form of nail fungus by the time … Read more

Is Poison Ivy Contagious From One Person to Another?

Poison Ivy Contagious

Anyone who spends significant time outdoors should be concerned about spreading Poison Ivy to those around them if they develop a rash from contact with the plant. What follows are a few important facts to know about the risk of transmitting Poison Ivy to other … Read more

5+ Best Home Remedies for Safe Ear Wax Removal

Hydrogen Peroxide for Getting Rid of Ear Wax

Medically known as cerumen, earwax is a sticky substance produced by the glands in our ear canal. Although mostly made up of dead skin cells, earwax also consists of soluble water secretions such as alcohols, cholesterol, squalene, fatty acids, antibacterial enzymes, and lysozyme. While you … Read more

What is Tinnitus? Causes, Symptoms, Stress and More

Tinnitus Causes and Symptoms

Tinnitus is an ear condition where a person perceives sound that has no corresponding external source. People with tinnitus complain of hearing a ringing, roaring, hissing, buzzing, swishing, or tinkling noise in one or both ears. It is normal for this to happen on occasion … Read more

9+ Home Remedies to Get Rid of Poison Ivy, Poison Oak & Sumac

No outdoorsman or camping enthusiast is a stranger to the threats posed by Poison Ivy (Toxicodendron radicans or Toxicodendron rydbergii – depending upon which part of the globe you are in), Poison Oak (Toxicodendron diversilobum) or Poison Sumac (Toxicodendron vernix). All of these plants belong to … Read more

Difference Between Shingles and Herpes

Shingles

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 eight different variants, only a … Read more