Pain Under Left Rib Cage: Common Causes and Treatments

Pain Under Left Rib Cage: Common Causes and Treatments

A sharp, aching pain under your left rib cage may cause you panic because of the possibility that it is heart-related pain. While it is true that pain under your ribs on the left-hand side could be a sign of angina or another serious cardiac issue, there are other reasons for pain under your left ribs. For example, kidney disease, an enlarged spleen, heartburn, or other digestive issues can all be reasons for varying degrees of upper abdominal or chest pain on the left side of your body.



Pain Under Right Rib Cage: Causes and When to See a Doctor

Pain Under Right Rib Cage

Feeling any kind of pain under your right rib cage can be a very worrying experience. Because there are many vital organs protected by the right rib cage, you should never ignore any kind of chest pain or upper abdomen aches. Many people may also be concerned about a heart attack if they feel sharp, stabbing pains in their rib cage. However, it’s only on rare occasions that pains under the right rib cage are heart-related.

Why Your Hands or Arms Fall Asleep at Night and What To Do

Hands / Arms Falling Asleep at Night

Waking up but realizing that your hand or arm has fallen asleep is usually nothing more than an annoying experience. The most common reason why your hands and arms fall asleep while you’re sleeping is pressure on a nerve in your arm. However, there are different reasons causing this pressure that results in one or both of your arms or hands to be numb when you wake up.

How to Get Rid of Chest Acne: The Most Effective Natural Ways

How to Get Rid of Chest Acne: The Most Effective Natural Ways

Chest acne can make you feel very self-conscious if you go swimming, go to the beach, workout at the gym, or wear a low-cut top. The appearance of pimples, whiteheads, pustules, or large spots across your upper body can be very unsightly and draw unwelcome attention. Because your chest area is often covered, sweat, excess oil and irritation from clothing can make getting rid of chest acne a challenge.

Waterbug: What it is and How to Effectively Get Rid of it

waterbug vs cockroach

Waterbugs or water bugs are often called roaches, however, true waterbugs are from a different order of insects called Nepomorpha. Even though there is a difference between cockroaches and waterbugs, no one likes to see either insect scurrying across the floor. Some common types of waterbugs are the giant water bug, back swimmer, water scorpion, and water boatman. Some species of waterbug can even grow up to 4 inches (10cm) in length.

How to Grow Garlic: a Step by Step Guide (and Why You Should Eat More Garlic)

How to Grow Garlic Step by Step Guide

Growing your own garlic at home is healthier and cheaper than buying garlic from the supermarket. Garlic is very easy to grow yourself and it thrives outdoors or indoors with plenty of sun and a little care and attention. Planting and growing garlic can give you an endless supply of this health-boosting plant to use in cooking and home remedies.

White Spots on Tonsils: 7 Common Causes and Effective Treatments

White Spots on Tonsils: 7 Common Causes and Effective Treatments

White spots on your tonsils are usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. Some of the most common reasons for the white spots appearing on your tonsils are strep throat, tonsillitis, yeast infection, or mononucleosis. Along with the whitish patches at the back of your throat, you will probably have other symptoms that can help identify the cause of the infection.

Palmetto Bug: What it is and How to Get Rid of it Quickly

Palmetto Bug: What it is and How to Get Rid of It Quickly

The large American cockroach is commonly referred to as the “palmetto bug.” It can be a terrifying experience to see a large roach walking across your kitchen floor or crawling out of a cupboard when you open the door. The first reaction may be to kill the palmetto bug quickly. However, if you have a palmetto bug infestation in your home, you should look at some natural, safe methods to get rid of the roaches quickly.

How to Get Rid of Bed Bug Bites: The Most Effective Home Remedies

How to Get Rid of Bed Bug Bites - The Best Home Remedies

“Don’t let the bed bugs bite” is a common phrase that people say before going to bed. Unfortunately, if you have bed bugs, good wishes aren’t enough to get rid of these little biting critters for good. Bed bugs bites can cause itchy red clusters of bumps on your skin. This severe itching creates a strong urge to scratch and is very frustrating. You may even lose sleep scratching through the night and worrying about the bugs in your bed.

Mite Bites: Warning Signs and Natural Treatments

Mite Bites: Common Symptoms and Natural Treatments

Mite bites can leave you with intense itchy red rashes on your skin that cause a lot of discomfort. Mites are tiny, microscopic creatures that can inhabit your oil glands, hair follicles and other skin areas. There are a number of species of mites that bite humans and cause red itchy rashes.