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History of Zone Therapy and Reflexology

[ad_1] The Zone Theory was the precursor to modern Reflexology, which began with Dr. William H. Fitzgerald, M.D in 1913. Dr. Fitzgerald, an American ear, nose and throat surgeon, noted that pressure on specific parts of the body could have an anaesthetizing effect on a related area. He called his work Zone Therapy. Dr. Fitzgerald divided the body into ten equal and vertical zones, ending in the fingers and toes. He concluded that pressure on one part of a zone could affect everything else within that zone. Dr. Shelby Riley, D.C., N.D., worked closely with Dr. Fitzgerald and further developed Zone Therapy by added horizontal zones across the hands and feet, together with the longitudinal zones. Eunice D. Ingham (1889-1974) …

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Child Abuse Is Not Necessarily The Cause Of Genital Warts In Kids

[ad_1] Whenever doctors have found a child with genital warts, it has always been assumed that the child had been abused. Doctors usually call social services immediately. However, there was a recent study at the Wake Forest University Medical Center that suggests it may not always be the case. If a child has genital warts but no other signs of child abuse, it may not be the case. According to Dr. Sara Sinal at the Brenner Children's hospital, a trusted expert on child abuse, "We have seen over the past few years an increase in the number of human HPV cases." HPV refers to papillomavirus, the disease that causes genital warts. Dr. Sinal's studies show that kids who also develop …

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Tips to Boost Your Immunity

[ad_1] Do you want to take charge of your health, to feel great, heal faster and prevent sickness? If this sounds like you, then read on! There are many ways to boost your natural immunity, prevent health conditions and heal faster. Before I share the multitude of things that you can do for your immunity, I want to share some of the exciting new research about how chiropractic helps immunity. For years, chiropractors have observed that patients often demonstrate improvements of immune problems such as reduced allergy symptoms and fewer and faster recovery from colds, other respiratory infections and other maladies. However, scientific research into this area has been relatively scarce until more recently. The bottom line to the recent …

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Anxiety With Pulsatile Tinnitus – How to Finally Get the Relief You Are Craving

[ad_1] If you have never suffered from Tinnitus it is a difficult disorder to understand. The condition causes a distortion of the hearing and people who suffer from it often complain of a constant noise – often a ringing sound — that can cause severe headaches. One sufferer described his Tinnitus as a “high pitched sound in my ears that pulsates in a rhythm.” This condition is known as Pulsatile Tinnitus. If you have Tinnitus, you know how debilitating it can be. Often it leads to severe panic attacks and extreme anxiety. It is not uncommon for the sufferer to become deeply depressed. One man, who had learned to live with his Tinnitus for over 10 years, suffered a leg …

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The Conservation of Hearing – A Complete Study on Ear Care

[ad_1] Helen Keller, deaf, dumb, and blind, is credited with saying that she would value above all other senses the sense of hearing that instrument of intercourse with others without which the sound of the human voice is lost and one becomes engulfed in an indescribable loneliness . Living in lonely silence day after day, year after year, it is small wonder that the deaf became depressed, irritable and dependent. It has been estimated that there are in the United States at least 3 million people with sufficient impairment of hearing to merit attention. Many of these even with progressive deafness are unaware of the condition. In fact, injury of hearing is frequently unrecognized and not even given serious consideration …

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Yogic Kriyas – A Way to Purification

[ad_1] Yogic Kriyas or Kriya Yoga is a part of the yoga practise. The Kriyas are a group of techniques which are used to cleanse and purify the body and the mind. The Kriyas are also called Shuddhi-kriya, Saucha, Sauca, Shat-Kriyas and their practise opens the passages of the body, the mind and the heart. The Kriyas are a way to cleanse the inner body. Just like a normal person cleanses the external parts of the body, it is equally essential and of utmost importance that we also clean the inner part of the system of all the dirt and impurity that is present and makes the body unhealthy. The Yogic Kriyas are six in number and together cleanse various …

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Ears Ringing? It Could Be Tinnitus

[ad_1] Millions of people suffer from tinnitus or ringing in the ears and there are six main causes: diet, working in noisy environments, old age, certain medications, physical damage and disease. Diet One of the most common causes of tinnitus within the dietary heading comes from consuming foods or substances that contain stimulants and these include anything with caffeine – sodas and coffee, and a major cause is alcohol. Stimulants cause vasoconstriction, which means the blood supply to the brain and auditory nerves is constricted and can create the auditory hallucinations known as tinnitus. Noisy Environments There are a huge number of actors and musicians who suffer from tinnitus; Phil Collins the famous drummer from Genesis, Jeff Beck the guitarist, …

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Why Do My Sinuses Wreak Havoc on My Head When the Weather Changes?

[ad_1] If you are one of the millions of people whose sinuses suffer every time the weather changes, you are looking for relief. In this article we’ll discuss why the sinuses are affected, and some ways to help get you through it. Seasonal As the weather changes seasons, new elements are introduced into the air. Pollen and other allergens are breathed in and the membranes in the sinuses fail to recognize the foreign bodies. The reaction produces antibodies and histamines to combat the allergen. Those with extra sensibility to allergens will suffer from sinus inflammation leading to congestion, runny nose, postnasal drip and sinus pressure. Barometric Pressure Throughout the day, atmospheric pressure is every fluctuating. However, when there is a …

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How to Easily Get Rid of Tonsil Stones

[ad_1] You have heard about tonsil stones and the sometimes desperate measures taken to get rid of them, but could you possibly have them? You keep trying to clear your throat of the feeling that something is stuck there. You feel the need to cough, even though you don’t have any symptoms of a cold or flu. And worst of all, is that awful taste in your mouth, which tells you your breath is way offensive to everyone around you. Do any of these symptoms sound familiar? If so, it may be possible that you are suffering from tonsil stones or tonsilloliths. We have all heard of kidney stones, but there are other parts of the body where troublesome stones …

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Tinnitus (Ringing In The Ears) and Meniere’s Disease

[ad_1] Tinnitus, also known as “ringing in the ear(s),” is the perception of sound when no actual sound is present. That sounds (pardon the pun) like people who experience it are crazy, hearing voices in their heads, etc. but, I can tell you from experience, it’s real and it’s annoying. Tinnitus can best be described by those who have it, including your author, as a high-pitched tone or a consistent whooshing (or other) sound which limits normal sound processing. The sound can be intermittent or continuous and causes hearing loss by preventing external sounds that occur within the same frequency range as the “ringing” from being heard. Annoying. Tinnitus makes people think of you as an old person before you …

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We All Have Rocks in Our Heads

[ad_1] I want to share a scary story with you. A few weeks ago, I woke at my usual 3:30 in the morning. I quickly sat up in bed and immediately fell to the floor. I lay there stunned for a moment and then tried to sit up. The room was spinning. I slowly pulled myself upright using the bedspread for leverage. When I managed to get to my feet, I had to hold on to furniture while traveling slowly towards the bathroom. After standing at the sink for a few moments, the dizziness dissipated. I slowly walked from the bathroom to the kitchen, again using furniture to support myself. I sat at the kitchen table sweating, with ringing ears, …

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What is Asmatic Bronchitis

[ad_1] Asmatic bronchitis is caused by untreated bronchitis. This is a medical condition where either of the large bronchus tubes are inflamed causing chest congestion, difficulty in breathing, coughing and wheezing. The usual symptoms of bronchitis which are fatigue, fever, cough, wheezing, headache and respiratory problems are pronounced. Having chronic bronchitis for a long period of time is likely to lead to asmatic bronchitis because of the persistent irritation of the hair-thin structure found in the bronchial tubes as well as the accumulated mucus inside. As of today, though asthma is a prevalent disease, no known cure has been developed yet. This is the reason why it’s important to prevent bronchitis from developing into this worse form. Consult an ear-nose-throat …

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Get Rid Of Sinus

[ad_1] Perhaps sinus is the most common phenomenon that is being faced by the people around the globe. But to the best of my knowledge, sinus infection is one of the worst infections that one can suffer from. So, have you ever been through sinus infection? Whatever your answer may be, lets find out some effective treatments to get rid of sinus. These sinuses are hollow areas placed behind and in the center of your eyes and on both sides of your nose which maintain skull weight and shape. There are four sinuses in these area. When any of these sinuses is infected by bacteria or gets mucus then its called sinusitis. The infection in any case leads to a …

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High Decibels In Third World Countries Where Life Is Cheap

[ad_1] I know what 140 Decibels of sound feel like. I used to be a hardened clubber in my first-world youth, knowing people in the music and clubbing industries. I was also educated by the police and first aid crews who visited clubbing events and raves, giving out free ear protection and telling us about the dangers of tinnitus and how to protect ourselves. As a result, I visited a music shop and got the best ear protection I could. And danced the night away, every two hours leaving the main venue and going outside to give my ears a break, even though I was wearing ear protection. Good memories. In the gyms, over 70 Decibels was frowned upon very …

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The 10 Most Common Swimming Pool Dangers

[ad_1] In the back of their minds, all swimming pool owners know the risk of having a silent, lurking body of water in the back yard. Even more so for families with children, a swimming pool can be a silent killer. Consider this top ten list of the most common, and most dangerous swimming pool deficiencies: 10) Electrical Proper electrical wiring for a swimming pool and all its components is critical since water, electricity and people are a dangerous mix. Swimming pools, and all metal components within one meter of the water line should be bonded with a heavy ground wire loop. Additionally all electrical devices that come into close contact with water such as pumps and lights must be …

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