Alternative Asthma Treatments

Is there an alternative asthma treatment plan that works? The answer to that question is ‘maybe’. There are various alternative asthma treatment plans and natural therapies that some people claim have been effective for them. However, there’s a new approach that is proving useful for many people and gaining increasing acceptance from the medical community….

Common Types of Asthma

Common Asthma Types There are several different ways of categorizing asthma. There is no rigid rule about it; these common asthma types are often ad-hoc classifications that developed over the course of years. Some classifications are based on the age at first onset; others depend on the factor that triggers symptoms and still others on…

What is asthma?

Just what is asthma? As many as nine million children in America below the age of eighteen have asthma. Another seven to eight million adults suffer from asthma too. Around the world, many times those numbers are afflicted with the disease, although estimates vary widely. So just what is asthma? Asthma is an inflammatory disease…

Diabetes Facts and Information

What is Diabetes? It is one of the fastest growing diseases in the world today, but particularly in North America. Here are some facts for you: in this continent, we have access to so many different sweets and fast foods that it’s really no surprise how many people have contracted the disease. Facts on the…

Spinach Nutrition

This page provides information about Spinach nutrition. This edible plant is known as a power food in nutritional circles because of the very large amount of essential nutrients that it is known to contain. There are two major varieties of this leaf vegetable that are commonly available: these being the flat or smooth leaf type; and…

Mango Calories

A Look at the Nutritional Benefits of Mango Calories The mango is both delicious and nutritious and is used in a variety of dishes ranging from being served with sticky rice, as a chutney, in salads through to being part of a delicious smoothie drink; naturally enough the amount of mango calories will vary upon…

Edamame Nutrition

A look at Edamame nutrition, the Japanese dish of immature soybeans that are still in their pod. This dish is very often served as a side dish at the Japanese drinking establishments that are known as Izakaya. This is because it is seen as a perfect complement for alcoholic beverages. It is very easy to prepare…

Vitamin Deficiency Symptoms

Vitamin A, B and C Deficiency Symptoms Vitamins are organic substances that serve as catalysts in the body’s metabolic processes. Vitamins work in subtle ways that ensure the smooth running of the metabolic machine but they  do not supply the body with either calories or energy directly.