Insomnia is defined as a difficulty in initiating or maintaining sleep, or both. Insomnia can be transient, short-term or chronic. Travel, changes in the work environment, stressful situations, psychological or physical illnesses, the use of certain medications and stimulants, and some primary sleep disorders are believed to be the cause […]

Hyperhidrosis refers to a condition where the sympathetic nervous system is overactive and produces sweat in excess of that needed to keep a constant temperature. This condition may be either primary or secondary. While there is no known cause for the primary condition, the secondary condition is usually caused due […]

Lichen simplex, also known as neurodermatitis or scratch dermatitis, is a stubborn skin condition that can cause the affected skin to become thick and leathery. Common signs and symptoms include a raised, rough and dark patch on the skin, a scaly texture to the skin and severing itching. This condition […]

Stress is common and is something that most people experience. Some people suffer from professional stress, some from professional stress, and the most unfortunate ones, have both the kinds to deal with. Stress if ignored can lead to serious health issues. Many people resort to medicines to get rid of […]

Anxiety and Ayurvedic Remedies Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the US, affecting 40 million adults in the United States age 18 and older (18% of US population). Anxiety disorders develop from a complex set of risk factors, including genetics, brain chemistry, personality, and life events. Ayurvedic […]

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an emotional illness that develops as a result of a terribly frightening, life-threatening or otherwise highly unsafe experience. Common symptoms include a recurrent, re-experiencing of the trauma; avoidance tendencies; extremely sensitive reactions to normal day-to-day experiences; personality disorders; negative social and emotional development; multiple somatic […]