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How to Make a Therapeutic Heating Pad

How to Make a Therapeutic Heating Pad
It's easy to make your own therapeutic microwave heating pad with a few inexpensive items you have around your home. Similar heating pads are sold in stores under a variety of brand names. Therapeutic heating pads are ideal to soothe muscle pain, sti

How to Become a Medicaid Vendor for Transportation

How to Become a Medicaid Vendor for Transportation
Those on Medicaid often do not have access to transportation. This can be a problem. especially when recipients need to go to the doctor. The federal government has solved this problem by allowing states to arrange transportation for Medicaid recipie

How to Cure a Stomach Ache Fast

How to Cure a Stomach Ache Fast
You may experience a stomach ache for a variety of different reasons. Some causes of stomach aches include serious diseases, such as bowel disease or even cancer. Other more common causes of stomach aches include constipation, flu, gas, food poisonin

How to Shrink & Eliminate Very Large Fibroid Tumors

How to Shrink & Eliminate Very Large Fibroid Tumors
Fibroid tumors are most commonly found in a woman's uterus, though they may rarely appear in other organs with smooth muscle cells. When someone suffers from very large fibroid tumors, they often experience pain, bleeding, and discomfort that can be

How to Cure a Distended Abdomen & Swollen Ankles

How to Cure a Distended Abdomen & Swollen Ankles
Swelling of the abdomen and ankles is often caused by fluid retention (edema) and is usually a symptom, not a disease or disorder. Long-term swelling is often an indicator of a more serious health problem. Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid tra

How to Quickly Raise Blood Sugar Levels

How to Quickly Raise Blood Sugar Levels
If you’re a diabetic and your blood sugar drops, knowing how to raise your blood sugar quickly can be a lifesaver. Here are some ways to bring your sugar levels up quickly.Things You'll NeedBlood sugar testing machine (glucose meter)Lancing deviceBlo

How to Tell If Your Thyroid is Enlarged

How to Tell If Your Thyroid is Enlarged
The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland in the neck. It contains a hormone that controls your metabolism. Sometimes, the thyroid gland can become enlarged. Most sufferers don't experience pain, but others can have symptoms that persist for days, week

How to Read Pregnancy Ultrasound Scans

How to Read Pregnancy Ultrasound Scans
Sonogram images are another exciting step in the pregnancy process. The process uses high-frequency sound waves that bounce back through a device called the transducer. The machine evaluates the angle and return frequency, providing a light and dark

How to Promote Natural Human Growth

How to Promote Natural Human Growth
Human growth hormone is produced in the anterior pituitary. It is necessary for growth in the developing child and for cell renewal in humans of all ages. As people grow older, their bodies slow production of human growth hormone, resulting in the si

How to Treat a Bee Sting That Is Swelled & Itching

How to Treat a Bee Sting That Is Swelled & Itching
When a bee stings you it releases toxin into your skin and a range of symptoms can result. Some side effects are mild, others are severe, even life threatening. The degree to which you react to a bee sting depends upon whether or not you are allergic

How to Remove Coffee Stains From Teeth

How to Remove Coffee Stains From Teeth
Removing coffee stains from your teeth is a bit of a challenge. I'd like to tell you you can remove the coffee stains from your teeth by simply rubbing them with a strawberry or a lemon as some people claim this remedy works, but this method will onl

How to Extract Lactobacillus in Liquids

How to Extract Lactobacillus in Liquids
Lactobacilli are a variety of bacteria found in abundance in nature -- in the atmosphere, plant life and the digestive tracts of animals and humans. Because the bacteria absorb harmful chemicals such as ammonia and produce lactic acid, enzymes and na

How to Get Rid of Marks on Skin

How to Get Rid of Marks on Skin
Marks and discolorations on the skin can be caused by a number of problems, such as acne blemishes, hormonal problems or scrapes. Marks can vary in severity, and take take weeks or even months to fully fade from the skin. Luckily, there are a few hom

How to Diagnose a Skin Rash

How to Diagnose a Skin Rash
It may start with an itch. You scratch it; before you know it, you have a rash. Sometimes a skin rash will show up without the itch. A skin rash can be caused from something simple like allergies. According to the Mayo Clinic, a skin rash could also

How to Reduce Blood Sodium Levels for Health

How to Reduce Blood Sodium Levels for Health
Sodium is a mineral that is present in many different food items. It is a necessary component of the diet because it helps coordinate muscle movement and neurological functions. Sodium also helps to maintain the proper balance of concentrated fluids

How to Stop Wheezing From Allergies

How to Stop Wheezing From Allergies
Over 50,000,000 people in America suffer from allergies, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. A common side effect of allergies is wheezing. Wheezing is produced when a person's airways become restricted and air is forced throug

How to Treat Dizziness Naturally

How to Treat Dizziness Naturally
Dizziness can be experienced in several different severities. Vertigo is a feeling that your body is spinning accompanied by nausea and sometimes vomiting, while feeling imbalanced is a milder case of dizziness. Feeling somewhat lightheaded is the si

How to Calm an Upset Stomach

How to Calm an Upset Stomach
An upset stomach can come from many things and before you treat it, you need to find out what caused it. Indigestion, flu, motion sickness, heartburn and food poisoning can all cause nausea and the remedies vary depending on what caused the stomach t

How to Remember Something You Lost Through Self Hypnosis

How to Remember Something You Lost Through Self Hypnosis
Self hypnosis is very similar to meditation in its process. It is way of getting past your ego, and talking directly to your subconscious. If you have lost or forgotten something, there are often times road blocks in our minds that will not allow us

How to Know the Difference Between MS and Arthritis

How to Know the Difference Between MS and Arthritis
MS and rheumatoid arthritis are both autoimmune diseases, and symptoms can confuse even the most seasoned medical doctors. The two most common forms of arthritis are osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis. Knowing the difference between MS and rheumat
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