General Health Issues

List of general health issues not in specific categories.

Acidosis is the result of an overly acid condition in the body. The body’s normal pH is 6.8, which is slightly acidic. A balanced body chemistry is vital for health.

Allergies are the result of an immune response to a foreign substance such as grass, pollen, mold, animal dander, dust, feathers, insect venom, and cosmetics.

Anemia is the most common blood condition in the U.S. 3.5 million Americans have signs and symptoms of anemia. Anemia affects mostly women and people with chronic illnesses.

Appendicitis is the result when the small 2 inch appendix tube which opens into the beginning of the large intestine becomes inflamed.

Athlete’s Foot
Athlete’s foot is a common fungal infection of the foot. It is closely related to other fungal infections such as ringworm or jock itch.

Food Allergies
A food allergy is an antibody reaction to a normally harmless food. Common food allergies are to peanuts, shellfish, fish, wheat, soy, milk, eggs and MSG.

Toxic Shock Syndrome
Toxic shock syndrome is a rare and life-threatening condition that is caused by a bacterial infection.