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Does Drinking Water Help Acne?

All of you must have heard it, water for acne. Most of the times, the common question is “Does drinking water help acne” However, the answer really depends. If the question means that if drinking water helps to remove acne and the scars, the answer would be no. But water really can be effective in preventing the burst outs. Now, to be more direct, water …

Powerful Home Remedies for Tinea Versicolor

Tinea versicolor (pityriasis versicolor) or dermatomycosis furfuracea, is a condition where one develops white patches on the skin anywhere in the body. Malassezia globosa fungus is what causes tinea versicolor most of the times. This type of fungi is typically present on the body. However, if they keep on multiplying and go out of control, our skin might be affected. Home remedies for tinea versicolor …

Dark Circles Under Eyes Causes

Black circles just below your eyes are what we call dark circles. Majority here are concerned about what exactly causes dark circles. Every person has his/her own theory on causes of dark circles. Some may suggest you that it may be because you are tired, some may say you didn’t have enough sleep and some may even say dark circles are hereditary. All of the …

How to Get Rid of Dark Circles

How annoying it is when you get a big dark circle under your eyes. How to get rid of dark circles under your eyes? You may get scared when you look at the mirror seeing your face in such a condition. You can see that your face looks tired, ugly and you won’t believe that it’s you in the mirror. And it does happen in …

Acid Reflux: Most Common Symptoms

Acid reflux, also known as gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common problem and is known to almost every people. Acid reflux symptoms are also most common during the phase and are most of the times associated with the disease itself. It is a gastro esophageal condition when the stomach acids and other particles in the stomach move up in the esophagus making the …

Major Symptoms of Appendicitis in Adults

Also known as epityphlitis, appendicitis occurs because of the inflammation caused in your appendix (located at the junction of small and large intestine). The treatment for appendicitis usually is medical operations (major or minor). Depending on the degree and seriousness of appendicitis, treatment is provided to the patient. In some of the severe cases, appendix bursts out which can be life-threatening. So operations are performed …

Root Canal Dangers

Root canal has been in common these days. Most of the people are suggested to get a root canal for any simple problem related with pain. It is almost as common as filling your teeth these days. But, before getting a root canal, you need to know, would they be safe? Are root canal dangers rumors true?  Well, you have more chances of increasing bacterial …

Bladder Infection: Prevention Techniques

A bladder infection is the bacterial infection caused in the bladder. Medically, it is termed as Cystitis. Sometimes, it is called as urinary tract infection (UTI) as well. The infection can be found through the whole tract that includes bladder, kidneys, ureters or the urethra. Later you will learn how to prevent bladder infections. As compared to men, women are more prone to bladder infections. Most …

Home Remedies for Acidity

Our stomach secretes acid, HCl (Hydro Chloric Acid), to digest the food that we consume. During the whole digestion process, the acid is essential. Stomach secretes acid even when there is nothing to digest. And sometimes, our stomach produces more amount of acid than required. It creates burning sensation. This feeling of uneasiness in the stomach is what we called acidity. Acidity can be very painful …

Fastest Way to Get Rid of a Black Eye

Black eye, a bruise around the eyes generally caused due to the bleeding beneath the skin around the region of eyelid. Sometimes, an injury in the head can also be the cause. Minor bruises are not disturbing as they may heal itself. However in some cases, a black eye is not just embarrassing but could cause intense pain. Generally, most of us think that the …