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Tonsils, Mono, and Chronic Fatigue by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 02 Dec 2009 6:11am 2 Comments As I was taking out enormous tonsils from a young child yesterday, I was reminded of a young female college student that I treated many years ago who came to see me with severe tonsillitis. She had severe throat pain, difficulty swallowing, diffuse and tender swollen neck glands, and couldn’t sleep at all. Due to the severity of her "infection," ... Read on »
One Family's Devastation by Andrea Fabry Patient Expert Posted Thu 02 Jun 2011 1:25pm The following is yet another heartbreaking story of a young family's encounter with toxic mold. The story is told from the mother's perspective. We moved into our brand new home in 2005. It was new construction. Our move-in was delayed almost four months due to a worker on the jobsite urinating on our new carpet before we moved in. We found th ... Read on »
Not guilty, holding my hand and settled. by Clare Grant Posted Thu 24 Apr 2014 7:00pm 1. It's parenting's guilty secret: we send our children to nursery when we sort of know we're going to get a call to collect them later in the day. Today is another sick day for Alec -- but at least with his swollen neck gland he is quite obviously ill and I am not tempted by a choice I know is not entirely correct. 2. Alec leaves the tablet i ... Read on »
Another Day Thank Goodness by T Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 21 Nov 2008 4:25pm The good news is that I don't feel as bad as I did on Weds. I think that the acupuncture experience kind of shook me up. I won't be going back. I've had this feeling over the past few months that it just isn't working. I also think that this acupuncturist has a real shadow side of being a major bullshitter. The whole experience of him taking a pi ... Read on »
Strep Throat (Group A Streptococci Infections) by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:24pm 3 Comments Signs and Symptoms Approximately 15% of children who have a sore throat and fever are infected by Group A streptococci. When Group A streptococci infect the throat, they cause pharyngitis, which is a painful inflammation of the throat (pharynx). Swallowing may become so painful that the child has difficulty eating. A child with strep phary ... Read on »
The Magical Magic of Castor Oil by Making Love In The Kitchen Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 17 Nov 2009 3:23pm 3 Comments I am back from Ohio and what a holiday it was! Who knew Southern Ohio was a mecca for beauty, artists, ethical growers, hiking, biking, markets and other delightfulness. This nutritionista sure didn’t.   Obviously, this is only the first of many Ohizza inspired posts. Let’s get down to business. On Sunday, because the rain let up and w ... Read on »
Lyme Disease: Please Boost Awareness Virally (Online, Etc.) About This Horrible Epidemic! Listen Tuesday to Famous Author Rebecc by Connie Bennett Healthy Living Professional Posted Thu 18 Dec 2008 7:32pm Do you love nature? Do you love tromping through the woods? Frolicking in the grass? Or even hanging out in city parks? If so, please keep a lookout for disease-bearing ticks, which proliferate from mid-May to mid-August throughout most of the U.S. and parts of Europe. Without your knowing it, a tick can attach itself to you and suck you ... Read on »
Recurrent sore throats by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:12pm 2 Comments If you have recurrent throat infections with staph or strep bacteria, check your toothbrush, your nose and your mate. One study showed that beta strep, which causes rheumatic fever, was grown from toothbrushes of 30 percent of children who were infected with that germ. Beta strep can persist in unwashed toothbrushes for 15 days and in washed to ... Read on »
Swollen Lymph Nodes by Tom Plamondon Posted Wed 03 Feb 2010 12:00am When swollen lymph nodes in the neck, above the clavicles (collarbone) or in the axilla (armpit) occur there are a few immediate questions we need to answer. Is there infection occurring in the body? Could lymphoma (a cancer that begins in the immune system lymphocytes) be present or developing? Is there cancer spreading from oth ... Read on »
Natural Sinus Congestion, Sinus Headaches, Allergy and Sinusitis Relief through Lymphatic Massage and Lymphatic Drainage Therapy by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 05 Dec 2011 12:33pm A common complaint of my clients this season is sinus congestion, running noses, plugged ears, sinus headaches, swollen glands in the neck and a general feeling of stuffy and puffiness in the head. Sinus congestion happens when our mucous flushing system is shut down and becomes blocked. This can occur when we develop a cold, an all ... Read on »