Fever

The 3 Best Home Remedies for Phlebitis

Have you heard of phlebitis? This is the name given to the circulatory disorder which occurs when the blood vessels get inflamed and which basically affects varicose veins.  In some cases, the area can get worse and blood clots form on…

What is Meningitis?

What is meningitis? Meningitis is the inflammation of the membranes that coat the central nervous system, or meninges. Since it causes abnormal inflammation in the body, this inflammation is a disease. The good news is that this disease is currently not…

6 Medical Causes of Night Sweats

Sweat is the process through which your body regulates its temperature. It’s also how it regulates your levels of urea, essential amino acids, and other substances that are leftover from various processes. It typically occurs when you’re getting exercise or doing…

When is a High Body Temperature Considered Serious?

The normal temperature range for the human body is between 97.6 and 100.0ºF. Exceeding 100ºF is considered high body temperature. To maintain a healthy temperature, it’s important to be able to adapt to your environmental surroundings. When your body’s ability to…

The 7 Symptoms of Appendicitis You Shouldn’t Ignore

Do you know the symptoms of appendicitis? Appendicitis is an illness that is caused by the blockage and inflammation of the appendix, a small organ that is connected to the first part of the large intestine. This causes difficulties in the blood…

Home Remedies for Pharyngitis

When the mucosa lining your pharynx becomes inflamed, this causes a condition called pharyngitis. Its most frequent symptoms are fever, swallowing pain and redness in the area. It can even make us unable to eat or talk. Viral (and also bacterial)…

The Warning Signs of Appendicitis

The appendix is a worm-like tube measuring about a half inch wide by 4-6 inches in length. It’s located at the beginning of the large intestine, at the bottom of the abdomen, in a region referred to as the lower…

Lyme Disease and Its Risks

During the summertime, many people take advantage of the good weather to enjoy the outdoors, either on a camping trip, hiking, or having picnics on the lawn with friends and family. While these are fun activities to reduce stress and…

Home Remedies When You Have a Fever

A fever is something that usually causes people alarm, particularly when it occurs in young children who are experiencing other health problems. Fever is more common among children than adults because their immune systems are still developing, and they don’t…

Symptoms of Pneumonia and Remedies

Have you ever had pneumonia? If you have, you know how serious it can be. Plus, you’re probably familiar with how important it is to recognize the symptoms that go along with this illness. We must be even more careful when…