David Collins

Fast facts On Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is one of the most common and widespread types of chronic pain in the United States today. It can have a significant impact on anyone's quality of daily life. The word “fibromyalgia” comes from the Latin term for fibrous tissue ( fibro ) and the Greek...

Natural Treatments for Scleroderma

The word scleroderma literally means "hardening of the skin". Also known as SCL, this chronic connective tissue disorder is classified as a rheumatic autoimmune disease. This hardening of the skin results in overproduction of collagen within the body. There are 2...

Scleroderma: What You Need To Know

Scleroderma, or SCL, literally means hard skin. This comes from the Greek words sclerosis, translating as hardness, and derma, meaning skin. SCL is listed as a "rare" disease, and it is estimated that 1 out of every 2500 individuals in the United States have it....

Gout – A Complex Form Of Arthritis

Gout is a type of arthritis and it is very complex. The American College of Rheumatology estimates that roughly 8 million Americans suffer with gout. This means that nearly 6% of men and 2% of women in the United States have gout. Interestingly, 5% of all diagnosed...

All About Neck Pain

All About Neck Pain

While neck pain is not as common as back pain, millions of people experience neck pain on a daily basis and the 2 are interrelated. Chronic neck pain may be caused by several different factors and conditions. These include: Injury Inflammation Infection Strains...

Everything You Need To Know About Diabetes

Everything You Need To Know About Diabetes

Diabetes - what is it exactly? Diabetes, otherwise referred to as diabetes mellitus, is a long term condition describing a group of metabolic diseases which causes high blood glucose. This occurs because of inadequate insulin production. It may also happen because the...

Natural Treatments For Diabetes

Natural Treatments For Diabetes

Living with diabetes is tough, but it's not impossible, and there are a range of natural treatments for diabetes that you can try. Diabetic treatment may encompass many elements such as traditional, alternative medicine, and natural remedies. These therapies follow...

Get Rid Of Inflammation For Good

Get Rid Of Inflammation For Good

How to get rid of inflammation Inflammation is a process where the body's white blood cells and other substances protect us from infection by foreign organisms, such as bacteria and viruses. Inflammation is the bodies natural response to irritation, injury or...