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Home Remedies for Blind Pimple

Home Remedies for Blind Pimple

Pimples can be painful and unpleasant as it brings down the entire personality of a person. But a blind pimple is even worse as it is deep within the skin and closer to the nerves. It is more painful than the pimples occurring externally. Similar to other pimples, it is also caused by overactive sebaceous glands under the skin that produces excess oil that ultimately resulting in clogged pores. But it does not cause the typical white heads as it if formed under the skin. These pimples may occur on the nose, behind the ears or on the face. They…

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Home Remedies for Bleparitis or Eyelid Inflammation

Home Remedies for Bleparitis or Eyelid Inflammation

Blepharitis is a type of eyelid inflammation that may occur on both inner and outer corners of the eyes. The eyelashes have hair follicles that contain oil glands. When these glands are clogged or irritated due to any infection, it triggers inflammation. This inflammation is called Blepharitis or eyelid inflammation. The eyelid inflammation is of two types, Anterior – The eye inflammation occurs on the outside of the eyes Posterior – The eye inflammation occurs on the inner corners of the eyes Factors causing Blepharitis The exact cause of blepharitis or eyelid inflammation is not known but there are certain…

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How to Prevent Bladder Infections

How to Prevent Bladder Infections

Bladder infection is also known as cyctitis. It occurs by bacterial infection of urethra. It is said that women are more prone to bladder infections that men. The reason being the women have shorter urethras then men which makes it easier for the bacteria to reach the bladder. Factors Causing Bladder Infections Aging Surgery in urinary tract Urinary catheter Urinary tract abnormalities Narrow urethra Enlarged prostrate Bowel Incontinence Pregnancy Diabetes Unhygienic washrooms Symptoms of Bladder Infection Cloudy urine Blood in urine Foul-smelling urine Pain or burning sensation while urinating Frequent urge to urinate Pressure in lower abdomen or lower back…

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Home Remedies for Dark Spots on the Face

Home Remedies for Dark Spots on the Face

Dark spots on the face affect the personality of a person. It makes the skin look dull and the aged. There are several ways by which the dark spots can be lightened or eliminated completely. These dark spots occur due to excess melanin secretion sometimes. It leads to lower self-esteem and can be embarrassing as well. We have several treatments for dark spots on face such as acid peels and laser surgeries. But there are several home remedies for dark spots on the face which are as effective as the conventional methods. Factors Causing Dark Spots Over exposure to Sun…

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How to Get Rid of an Armpit Rash

How to Get Rid of an Armpit Rash

Armpits being dark and sweaty most of the time, they are prone to several infections that cause lumps and rashes. The regular movement causing friction in armpits worsens the condition causing irritability and discomfort. Rashes in armpits can be really irritating and unbearable. Symptoms of Armpit Rashes Itching Small bumps on the skin Redness or darkening of armpits Flakiness Pain Increased Odor Dryness Cracking Blistering Fever Factors the Lead to Armpit Rashes There are several factors causing armpit rashes. Some are given below, Improper shaving methods Excessive use of chemical-based products Excessive sweating Wearing tight clothes Wearing synthetic clothes Exposure…

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Home Remedies for Bipolar Disorder

Home Remedies for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is also called as maniac-depressive disorder. It is mental illness in which a person experiences severe mood swings. The severity and symptoms may vary from person to person. In a short period of time the person suffering from bipolar disorder can experience extreme moods such as anger, depression, irritability, anxiety, etc. It becomes very difficult for the people living with them to cope up with such behaviors of the patient. Causes of Bipolar Disorder The exact causes of bipolar disorder are not known but here are some of the possible causes for the condition. Genetic predisposition Stress Hormonal…

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Home Remedies for Blackheads

Home Remedies for Blackheads

Blackheads are those ugly looking black or yellow bumps mostly appearing on the nose and chin. They are formed due to the clogged pores formed by the excessive sebum production, dust and dead skin-cells. It may occur at any age and is commonly seen in both men and women. But it often occurs during teenage and adolescent years. The bumps appear dark due to oxidation of the clogged pores to the air and not because of dirt. Factors Causing Blackheads Hormonal changes Excess use of cosmetics Improper skincare Stress Genetic factor Home Remedies for Blackheads Blackheads usually occur on face,…

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Natural Ways to Birth Control Using Herbs

Natural Ways to Birth Control Using Herbs

Every couple has the right to decide when to bear children and when not. Proper planning is extremely important when it comes to having children. There are several birth control techniques give below that are commonly used for birth control. Abstinence Rhythm method Barrier method – male and female condoms Hormonal method- oral contraceptives Implantable devices- copper T Emergency Contraception – Morning after pill There are several permanent contraception methods for the individuals who do not want to beat children. However every method has its own pros and cons. Chances are that these methods may fail at times and lead…

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Home Remedies for Acid Reflux in Babies

Home Remedies for Acid Reflux in Babies

Babies are also prone of acid reflux similar to adults. In this case, infants spit up quite often because the muscle between the esophagus and stomach is not yet mature completely and hence the contents of the stomach flow backwards so easily. Kids with acid reflux also known as gastrointestinal reflux (GER), often spit up during feeding. They also become more fussier due to this problem. Acid reflux is not a major concern until the baby is showing normal growth signs because as the baby grows older, he or she will become more active. Symptoms of Acid Reflux in Babies…

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How to Treat a Belly Button Infection

How to Treat a Belly Button Infection

Belly button infections are common and can affect people of any age. Even infants are prone to this infection. This infection can be of two types. They are, Bacterial Infection Yeast Infection Belly button is deep, dark and damp and so it is a favorable breeding ground for the yeast and bacteria. Sweat, dirt and other substance trapped in the belly button causes bacterial growth and leads to infection. Symptoms of Belly Button Infection Redness Mild Pain Green or grey discharge Swelling Factors Causing Belly Button Infection Overgrowth of yeasts Poor hygiene habits Surgery involving the belly button Belly button…

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