Handrails For the Disabled

Handrails can be produced in a wide variety of designs for the elderly and disabled people. There are many types of handrails, designed for various disabilities. The ADA, American Disabilities Act, has formed certain boundaries to which public and other places must follow to fully support the people with disabilities. One of the major factors…

All About Cerebral Palsy

What is CEREBRAL PALSY (CP)? Cerebral Palsy is a term describing a condition where a trauma caused to the brain adversely affects the motor skills of a child. CEREBRAL refers to the BRAIN; and PALSY is “Lack of required muscle control”. Putting it together it is “Lack of muscle coordination caused by trauma to the…

Mount Everest – The Death Zone

Mount Everest the highest mountain in the world attracts many climbers from around the world to try and reach her lofty summit. Safety on a mountain like Mount Everest is paramount, one mistake and it could be the last thing you do. The climber will probably experience avalanches, hidden crevasses and extreme weather conditions while…

Ayurveda Epilepsy Treatments

Epilepsy (seizure disorder, fits) is a neurological disorder characterized by recurrent instances of seizure or tremors. These are due to abnormal excitation from brain. Epilepsy treatment methods are aimed at controlling the disease. Most cases of juvenile epilepsy don’t pass over to adulthood. Not all epilepsy cases are alike. Sometimes there can be apparent reasons…

Blood Pressure

POINT TO NOTE ON BLOOD PRESSURE BLOOD Blood is the fluid that circulate through the heart and blood vessels, supplying oxygen and nutritive materials to all parts of the body and carrying off waste products. Physiology of the blood cells Blood is composed of the following parts:- Red blood cells with their haemaeglobin; White blood…

Can Stress Cause a Stroke?

Stress is pressure from the outside world that causes emotional and physical strain on a person. People often have the connotation that one of the factors causing a stroke is stress. But can stress really cause stroke? Psychotherapists say that we are all exposed to a certain level of stress at any single time, making…

7 Interesting Facts About Vincent Van Gogh

The following 7 interesting facts are taken from historical records and are not biased opinions. 1) Fell in Love with his Landlady’s Daughter in Hague It seems that Vincent Van Gogh had a penchant for the ladies, and one of his first jobs was in an office in the City of Hague. he worked at…

How to Cure Mental Illnesses Through Dream Therapy

Carl Jung’s discoveries about the powerful unconscious wisdom and my discoveries after continuing his research give you a powerful tool in life. Today you can be helped by the unconscious mind because you can clearly understand the unconscious messages in the dream images and therefore, understand what to do. The unconscious mind shows you what…

Rebound Headaches: When Getting Better Makes You Worse

Rebound headaches are caused by the very things that relieve headaches — pain medication. So basically it becomes a choice of suffer now, or suffer later. Rebound headaches are usually daily occurrences, beginning early in the morning. Rebound headaches can lead to other problems including anxiety, depression, irritability and sleeplessness. Medications Migraine medications work to…

The Best Hair Loss Shampoo

Go into any supermarket or departmental store and you will find a whole range of shampoos that promise to stop hair loss. How effective are these shampoos is the question? While some of the shampoos definitely help to reduce hair fall, we need to first find out what causes your particular hair loss problem before…

Early Hair Loss

Hair loss is only permanent if the living part of the hair, the root, is damaged. Extreme hair loss is a widespread problem among the middle aged American men, specifically among the men. Early hair loss is not caused by clogged pores, poor circulation, or lack of oxygen as some scam hair loss treatment products…

3 Natural Solutions – How to Treat Ringing in the Ears

You do not have to endure tinnitus, as there are natural remedies to treat it. Here are three (3) non-medical solutions how to treat ringing in the ears. Understanding the Symptom and Its Causes Ringing in your ears is medically termed as tinnitus. While it is not a serious medical condition, immediate treatment is necessary…

General Information About Congenital Anomalies

Congenital anomaly is a mental or physical abnormality that is present at, and usually before, birth. Some anomalies may be medically insignificant and may not appear for some time. In other cases, the anomaly may pose a direct threat to life and requires immediate attention. There are, however, some anomalies that cannot be treated. Question:…

Sex Life in the Senior Years

A guy I know, 80 yrs old plus, already slightly bent with age, and almost bony, frequents the same coffee shop I go to regularly. Whereas I go alone, he is always with his girlfriend, a woman only slightly younger than he. One day, while watching them, I quipped to a coffee buddy, “What could…

Tips to Stop Stuttering

Occasionally, everyone fumbles on his or her words a bit. Everyone has experience with being tongue-tied that has left him or her slightly embarrassed. Unfortunately, for some people, there is their every day life. Stuttering and stammering is a big issue for a lot of people that makes it hard for them to communicate properly…