Are Hemorrhoids Normal?

Half of all people have hemorrhoids at some point in life and before the age of 50. That doesn’t mean having hemorrhoids is a normal part of life.  Hemorrhoids can be painful, really painful.  Plus there are the other associate symptoms of bleeding, itching and discharge. Traditional treatments for hemorrhoids can be almost as painful as the … Read more

What Causes Vertigo In Adults?

Is Vertigo A Disease? Vertigo is not a diease, but rather a symptom. It’s the feeling that you, or the environment around you, is moving or spinning. People generally experience this symptom periodically and they are referred to as attacks. These attacks can be barely noticeable or they can be so severe that you find it … Read more

Can Gout Be Fatal?

People with gout have a 25 percent greater likelihood of dying prematurely than people without gout, according to the Arthritis Foundation. This increased mortality rate has not improved over the past 16 years, unlike the mortality rate for people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This is why it is important that you know all you can … Read more