Guaifenesin: The Answer To Fibromyalgia?

There’s been a lot of buzz about guaifenesin (pronounced ‘gwhy-FEH-neh-sin’) in treating fibromyalgia syndrome or FMS. Much of this interest was generated by Dr. R. Paul St. Amand who claims to have successfully treated the disorder using guaifenesin. He believes that since FMS is caused by an irregularity in the excretion of phosphates from the…

Natural Ways to Treat Erectile Dysfunction

Because of its strong antioxidant properties, bilberry, which is closely related to the common blueberry, can improve blood circulation. Since short or poor blood circulation is a common cause for impotence, you may be able to cure or treat this condition by introducing whortleberry into your daily diet. This article provides many natural ways on…

Health Risks From Tylenol, Acetaminophen, and Paracetamol

Tylenol is a common over-the-counter painkiller used worldwide. It’s the name-brand version of generic acetaminophen (US name) or paracetamol (name outside of the US). Both generic names are taken from the full chemical name N-acetyl-para-aminophenol. It’s sometimes referred to as APAP. The drug appears both in tablets by itself as well as combined into many…

How Lasers Are Used in Medicine?

One common and incorrect belief is that basic high power green lasers can be used to heal or treat small cuts and nicks. If a laser is powerful enough, it will not heal a wound it will just burn it and in the process cauterize it. Cauterizing a wound with a laser may reduce the…