Night Blindness And Vitamin A

Night blindness, also known as nyctalopia, is the inability to acclimatize to dim lighting conditions. Some people become more nearsighted at night as the pupil dilates in dark conditions, a condition called spherical aberration. When a person is unable to see well enough to distinguish distinct images in low lighting conditions, night blindness results. People…

Root Canal Treatment: Facts and Myths

A trip to the dentist’s office is not always something you look forward to. Many people have been diagnosed with extreme anxiety on the onset of such a visit. Whether the problem is psychological or not, you need to gather courage to avoid future heartache courtesy of dental and oral health decline.Anxiety happens to the…

Diseases and Disorders That Can Cause Hearing Loss

Although there are several causes of hearing loss that are completely preventable or at least treatable, there are a number of diseases that can cause deafness as well. If you or someone you know is suffering from hearing loss for no apparent reason, it is a good idea to check the following disorders to see…

Mental Health Services

Mental health problems are common with around 25% of the population believed to be suffering from some form of mental health problem at any point in time. Anyone suffering from a mental health problem can access proper treatment and most who do seek help will make a complete recovery but unfortunately, there are still people…

LASEK and LASIK – What is the Difference?

A common error with regard to laser eye surgery entails confusion between LASIK and LASEK procedures. To begin, the two procedures sound similar and are both generally used to correct the same problems with eyesight – namely, nearsightedness, farsightedness, presbyopia and astigmatism. Moreover, the same lasers are used for both eye operations and the same…

Positive and Negative Effects of Colonialism

Colonialism refers to the action of taking command over a nation politically and exploiting in economically. The people that have power are actually labeled as colonists whereas the indigenous folks make up the colonies. In the 16th century, the European states took advantage of the technological advancements of theirs and colonized the weaker areas of…

The State Workers Compensation Board of Georgia

The State Workers Compensation Board of Georgia was established in the year 1920 and serves the community by being the referral for more than 3.8 million employees in the state of Georgia. This State Board receives its funding through assessment from self insured employees and also from insurance companies. A range of benefits such as…

Alternative Medicine vs Conventional Medicine – Part 1

The term ‘alternative medicine’ that is so commonly used today is somewhat unsuitable since that would seem to indicate that it is a form of treatment departing from so-called ‘traditional’ scientific practices and is just a possibility for a new treatment of disease. The truth is, so called ‘alternative’ medicine is the natural treatment of…

The Difference Between AutoCAD and SolidWorks

SolidWorks is what we call a “parametric” solid modeller used for 3-D design. Parametric means that the dimensions can have relationships between one another and can be changed at any point during the design process to automatically alter the solid part and any related documentation (blueprint). AutoCAD, however, is primarily a 2-D design tool with…

When Can Patients Sue a Hospital for Negligence?

When can you sue the hospital or its employees for negligence? A hospital can be sued for negligence for mistakes that harm or kill a patient. When an employee of the hospital is guilty of negligence, you can sue the hospital. When a doctor working for a hospital makes a mistake, both the doctor personally…

7 Easy Metal Songs to Play on Guitar

So you may have started playing guitar, learning the necessary skills to get yourself going, and now you’re on the hunt for easy metal songs to play on guitar. Well, I salute you for indulging in metal guitar since attempting this genre on guitar will really test your tempo, speed, technical detail, and patience. Here…