How To Administer Antibiotic Eyedrops

Eye infections often occur when the eye comes into contact with mascaras, eye liners and other foreign matter. Contact lens can at times also create or carry infections. Everyone’s eyes are continuously exposed to the atmosphere and hence are flooded with microbes, these microbes can be infected with various forms of bacteria and viruses.

Some infections like conjunctivitis are caused when the person comes in contact with another eye, or comes into contact with tears or tissues that have been used by an infected person. This virus is highly infectious. Conjunctivitis is by far the most common bacterial eye infection, others like blepharitis, trachoma, keratitis and corneal ulcers are also not uncommon. More Reading ...

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Feverfew For Migraines

Who would have thought that this delicate, feathery plant Feverfew and Migraine Headaches would go hand in hand? As someone who has suffered from them I can attest to the fact that it works. That was the main reason I started growing Feverfew 12 years ago. That one little plant has now spread over many acres into at least a hundred plants. That’s what happens if it goes to seed and the wind scatters the seed.
It grows in my woods and fields where it’s on its own. I don’t water it other than rain water and no fertilizer except what is in the ground, and it flourishes. Feverfew is definitely a no maintenance herb.
Feverfew is also referred to as bachelor’s button, wild quinine, featherfoil, and flirtwort.
Feverfew is masculine and Sagittarius, its planet is Venus, its element is water, and its character is warm, drying, and bitter. Feverfew’s power is protection from colds, fevers, headaches, and accidents.

Feverfew packs a powerful punch with its medicinal properties. It’s not just a pain reducer for migraine headaches. It is an antispasmodic, anti-prostaglandin, vasodilator, laxative, emmenagogue (any drug, herb, or agent that induces or hastens menstrual flow) used to stimulate uterine contractions; relieves dizziness, brain and nerve pressure, increases fluidity of lung and bronchial tube mucus. It’s also used to help alleviate inflammation and discomfort of arthritis and insect bites; helps in relieving flatulence, as a stimulant, and a vermifuge (expels worms). More Reading ...

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Fertility And Pregnancy Dietary Factors

Everybody knows what a healthy diet can do to one’s body. It can increase the immune system, provide enough vitamins and nutrients to the cells and give enough energy to stay active and alert all throughout the day. Fertility and a good diet should always go hand in hand. When a woman is ready to conceive, she experiences changes that make her body ready for conception. Men’s fertility may also be dependent on what they eat. But what exactly can a proper diet do to one’s body and what are the foods that should be eaten to enhance one’s fertility?

Foods For Fertility

1. Essential vitamins and nutrients
First, a mixture of whole grain and organic food with lots of vegetables and fruits will provide essential vitamins and nutrients needed by the body. Bread and grain are better taken when not processed and stripped of their fiber and nutrients.
2. Protein and iron
Second, meat should not be skipped at all because it is needed to get enough protein and iron. Remember that lack of iron can lead to anemia which is not a good thing whether or not a woman if planning to conceive. More Reading ...

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Nicotinamide Side Effects

Nicotinamide is a form of Vitamin B3 that also goes by the name niacinamide. It is water soluble and one of the most popular Vitamin commercially produced . The annual production of Nicotinamide runs into thousands of tons which indicate just how popular its usage is.

This form of Vitamin B3 is used in the treatment of a number of health conditions. Among the conditions Nicotinamide is used to treat include Acne Vulgaris. It is popularly used to treat niacin deficiency as well as prevention of the condition. It also treats Acne Vulgaris by making use of its anti-inflammatory side effects. Clinical trials have been conducted on the possibility of using it in the treatment of skin cancer and anxiety. More Reading ...

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Best Nootropic Supplements

A smart brain and enhanced memory performance are vital to a successful life. The ability to carry out daily activities of life such as personal obligations, maintaining one’s profession and fulfilling other individual responsibilities depend primarily on the vitality and overall health of the human brain. Various factors such as aging, deteriorating body health mainly due to illness, malnutrition and low balanced diet and excessive alcohol or drug consumption contribute significantly to the decline of the cognitive ability and performance of the brain. Apparently, numerous products and supplements have been used to improve the cognitive capacity and enhanced memory; such products and supplements are recognized as nootropics. Some of the best nootropic supplements include Geniux and Addium supplements. More Reading ...

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How to Enjoy the Health Benefits of Coconut oil

Coco fat, or coconut oil is one of the latest health crazes. Lots of people are rushing out to buy the product as they believe it will give them better brain health, maybe even prevent some dementia illness and help to reduce inflammation. The problem is that there is a lot of research needed to prove many of the claims surrounding coconut oil, but that doesn’t mean there are no health benefits of coconut oil.

Coconut oil has for a very long time been added to cosmetic and skincare treatments. This kind of coconut oil is slightly different from the one that you buy to take internally. As a matter if fact, you should not try to use the cosmetic coconut oil at all for internal remedies. If, you really want to know how to use coconut oil safely, you should follow the example from the people of Zanzibar. They use it on a daily basis as a fat, and cook their food in it. Perhaps this is why so many ladies in Zanzibar have so few wrinkles. More Reading ...

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Probiotic Supplements-How to Choose the Best Ones

The term probiotics’ refers to beneficial micro-organisms, normally bacteria, which live in our bodies and assist in the maintenance of health in various ways. These good’ bacteria already live in our bodies but in small numbers and hence cannot maintain a healthy numerical balance. This is because they get eliminated from the body in numerous ways. Our unhealthy living habits such as poor nutrition, stress, pathogens, sleep deprivation have an adverse effect on the beneficial bacteria. Additionally, antibiotics do not discriminate between the good and bad bacteria especially when diarrhea results from using the antibiotics. This results in the ejection of both good and bad bacteria from the intestinal tract.

The best way of ensuring a healthy balance of good bacteria and boost digestive health is to increase consumption of probiotic foods like sauerkraut, yogurt and kefir. However, if this is not possible, it is recommended that you take probiotic supplements. The ever-growing probiotic industry markets a wide range of supplements in various forms like powders, tablets, liquids and capsules. There are myriad manufacturers and copious amounts of information regarding these supplements, hence choosing the best supplement for you can be confusing. More Reading ...

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The Key to Successful Indigestion Recovery

Indigestion

I am hoping the indigestion causes and treatments offered by this write-up can help you to boost your health with no medical assistance. Irregular eating habits have turned into the most common source of indigestion. There’s a need to comprehend that keeping up a nutritious lifestyle and refraining from consuming any one of the foods which cause acid indigestion and aggravate it, is imperative. Among the most promising remedies to control indigestion is actually a normal exercise schedule. More Reading ...

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Ovarian Problems

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Ovarian problems can result from a number of different conditions. Symptoms and treatments vary depending on the individual circumstances. Since the ovaries are an essential part of a woman’s reproductive system, women who have ovarian problems during their childbearing years may find conceiving difficult if not impossible depending on the individual circumstances.

The ovaries are also the part of your body that gives you your secondary sex characteristics that make you look like a woman. Women are born with a set of two ovaries on either side of the uterus and they are about one-and-a-half inches long. They serve the purpose of storing and releasing your eggs and they contain all the eggs at birth that you will have in your lifetime. More Reading ...

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Personal Development And Improving Self-Awareness

personal developmentThe concept of personal development means different things to different people. As a whole, it can be defined as undertaking activities that benefit and increase your awareness and build on your identity. With the busy schedules that overtake many people’s lives, taking time out to reflect about ourselves is not high on the list of most people’s things to do. Not taking the time to examine ourselves or not taking note of unflattering feedback about ourselves leads to many people having a low sense of self-awareness. However, taking the time to really examine this can be beneficial in the long term as it increases a person’s judgment and can lead to great opportunities both personally and professionally. There are several key areas where self-awareness can be improved so read on if this is an area that you are keen to tackle.

When was the last time you had a good think about the type of personality that you have? If you closely examine what your strengths and weaknesses are about your personality you can take advantage of situations that suit you while avoiding those that do not. Introverts, for example, do not do well in sales careers and will suffer a lot of stress if placed in this situation. However, extroverts will thrive in sales and should take the time to develop these skills for fully so as to have a very successful career path open to them. More Reading ...

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