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  • How To Live With an Allergy to Mildew

    Mildew and mold allergies produce hay fever-like symptoms; if you always seem to have a cold, it may be from an allergy to indoor mildew or mold.
  • How To Treat Jock Itch

    If you think you have jock itch, read these tips to treat it and prevent it from occurring again.
  • How To Treat Croup

    Croup is an infection of the airways that lead to the lungs. It generally occurs after a cold, because it is caused by the same virus as the common cold.
  • How To Detect Cataracts

    How does an eye exam detect cataracts? See that GREAT BIG E at the top of the chart? But you can't quite make out the d-o-p-s in the next row?
  • How To Apply Eye Drops

    Here are some simple tips to help you apply eye drops.
  • How To Understand Psychiatric Ailments

    Here's help on how to understand common psychiatric ailments and their suggested treatments.
  • How To Handle Psychosomatic Illness

    Psychosomatic illness shouldn't be diagnosed without talking to a doctor first. After speaking with a doctor, here are some tips to help you deal with psychosomatic...
  • How To Understand Heartburn

    Here's how to learn the possible causes of heartburn and some suggested preventive measures and treatments.
  • How To Recognize Lymphoma Symptoms

    Some diseases, such as lymphoma, have symptoms that don't seem to be that big of a deal, so that they end up being overlooked.
  • Tips on Giving an Enema

    In order to give an enema, you have to have the right medical equipment. Here are some tips on how to find the equipment and how to give an enema.
  • How To Find the Best Treatments for Sleeping Disorders

    Here's how to know some of the common sleeping disorders and the best treatments for them.
  • How To Diagnose Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints when tissues of the body are mistakenly attacked by one's own immune system.
  • How To Recognize a Urinary Tract Infection

    Here are some of the symptoms and ways to prevent a urinary tract infection (UTI).
  • Causes and Symptoms of Pneumonia

    Pneumonia is an illness that causes inflammation in the lungs. It has a number of symptoms and has also a number of causes. It can sometimes be confused with bronchitis.
  • How To Treat Pinworms

    Pinworms are the most common parasitic infection in the United States. Learn how to treat pinworms and prevent a recurrence of this common infection.
  • How To Understand the Causes of Drug Addiction

    This article describes some of the hidden causes of drug addiction.
  • How To Understand Prognosis and Prevention of Colon Cancer

    Having annual colon cancer screening tests is vital to detect the disease early; polyps and tumors are best identified through a colonoscopy.
  • How To Recognize Different Types Of Heart Failure

    Heart failure is happening in increasingly younger victims. Here's how to recognize the different types of cardiac failure and their implications.
  • Understand Criminal Rehabilitation Programs: Education in Prison

    Change is possible for everyone. Even people in prison can change for the better and become good and productive citizens. However, doing so requires a little sacrifice...
  • How To Live with Juvenile Diabetes

    It's still a good idea to look into suggestions like these to help you or your children cope with juvenile diabetes, as it's something they'll live with for the rest...
  • How To Treat a Strained Back

    Speed your recovery and treat your strained back with the following method.
  • How To Treat Fifth Disease

    If you see these symptoms followed by a red rash on your child's face and body, you're dealing with Fifth disease. Here's how to treat it.
  • How To Cope with a Catheter

    If you find that you're struggling with your catheter, consider these suggestions on how to cope with it.
  • How To Treat a Conscious Choking Victim

    Educate yourself on how to treat a conscious choking victim so that you'll always be prepared to help a choking victim in an emergency.
  • How To Treat an Aneurysm

    If you or someone you love has an aneurysm, here's how to treat it.
  • How To Avoid a Stroke

    You and your loved ones can avoid a stroke by following these suggestions.
  • How To Treat Bronchitis

    Bronchitis is uncomfortable and hard on your body, so consider these suggestions on how to treat it.
  • How To Treat Mononucleosis

    Although it should eventually clear up on its own, you can still follow these guidelines on how to treat mononucleosis.
  • How To Treat Chicken Pox

    Children can be protected from this virus by receiving the chicken pox vaccine somewhere between the ages of 12 and 15.
  • How To Treat Insulin Shock

    This guide should help you to recognize the symptoms of insulin shock and offer a few tips on how to treat it.
  • How To Treat Frostnip

    Frostnip is the lesser form of frostbite, but it can still be quite painful. If you're suffering from pain in your fingers, toes, and ears, it's likely frostnip.
  • How To Respond to a Seizure

    If you are epileptic, or know someone who is, it is very important to know the proper way to respond to a seizure.
  • How To Medicate and Treat Insomnia

    Insomnia is a distressing disorder. Here's how to understand the different types of drug and non-drug treatments available for insomnia.
  • How To Treat a Foot Fracture

    The way the orthopedic surgeons describe a foot fracture is to compare it to a small bomb exploding inside your foot. It explodes and affects each layer inside your foot.
  • How To Ease a Cough

    There are a few tricks to help ease a cough and make your throat feel better. Some work to help your cough during the day, others at night.
  • How To Treat Ulcers

    An ulcer is a raw area that occurs in the intestinal tract where there is a constant bath of gastric juice. It can occur in the esophagus, stomach or duodenum.
  • How To Measure Respiratory Rate

    If you are ever called to the aid of an injured party, you may need to know how to appropriately measure respiratory rate. There is a tried and true method to doing...
  • How To Prevent and Cure a Foot Cramp: Foot Problems

    Foot cramps can be extremely bothersome and nearly crippling for sufferers. Pain is often caused by overuse from standing or exercise. Painful cramps can also be...
  • How To Treat a Cat Bite

    Treating cat bites is important as 40% become infected due to bacteria in the cat's mouth. Flush out the wound and use Betadine; then follow further instructions.
  • How To Prevent Gallbladder Disease

    Prevent gallbladder disease by eating a diet low in fat and cholesterol, maintaining a healthy weight and leading an active lifestyle.
  • How To Treat a Pulled Hamstring

    The best way to treat a pulled hamstring is using the RICE method -- Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation.
  • How To Treat Tennis Elbow

    Here is how to treat tennis elbow early before you exacerbate your condition.
  • How To Treat a Human Bite

    Most human bites do not require much more than cleaning the area. However, approximately 10-15% of human bites do become infected, due to bacteria on broken skin.
  • How To Avoid Fallen Arches

    Fallen arches can be a painful and limiting condition. While not completely fail-safe, these tips can help you avoid fallen arches and minimize the associated discomfort.
  • How To Understand Causes of Lung Cancer

    Here's how to learn the causes of lung cancer, which the American Cancer Society says will be diagnosed in about 100,000 more people each year.
  • How To Understand the Causes of Prostate Cancer

    Of all cancer diseases, prostate cancer is known to be the third most common cause of death for men of all ages.
  • How To Treat a Jammed Finger

    Anyone who has ever broken a bone in his or her lifetime can tell you exactly how it happened, when it happened, and what had to be done to take care of it. There are...
  • How To Recognize Symptoms of Hangover

    Here's how to recognize the physical and mental symptoms of veisalgia, the scientific term for hangover.
  • How To Help Someone in Addiction Recovery

    If you have a loved one who is suffering from addiction, here are some helpful tips you can follow to facilitate their recovery.
  • How To Understand Treatment for Colon Cancer Patients

    Colon cancer usually starts with tumors that grow in the large intestine, which if not removed by surgery or colonoscopy may develop into cancer cells.