Archive | June, 2017

How to treat periostitis

Periostitis is the inflammation of the periosteum. It is a thick, fibrous vascular membrane that covers the bones. It is comprised of an exterior coating of collagenous tissue that contains fat cells and an interior layer of fine elastic fibers. The condition causes tenderness, inflammation and swelling in one or more bones. It usually happens […]

How to treat cockroach allergy

Cockroach allergy is caused by the feces, saliva and bodies of these insects. Cockroaches have a protein that is an allergen to people. An allergen is a substance that causes an allergic reaction. Even dead cockroaches can trigger allergic reactions. People with severe bronchial asthma are more susceptible to cockroach allergy. Individuals with chronic stuffy […]

Treatment for antral ulcers

Antral ulcers are chronic and open sores that develop on the lining of the lower stomach. It is caused by damage in the inner lining of the lowest area of the stomach called the antrum. The human stomach is filled with acid for digestion. The acid cannot damage the inner lining of the stomach due […]