Medical Articles

Radial Head Fracture Information

A radial head fracture is the most common broken elbow bone seen in adults. Radial head fractures are common injuries, occurring in about 20 percent of all acute elbow injuries. They are more frequent in women than in men and occur most often between 30 and 40 years of age. Approximately 10 percent of all…

What Is Osteolysis Disease?

Osteolysis disease is a condition that occurs when certain types of particles, usually microscopic pieces of plastic, ceramic, or metal, come off of a knee or hip implant due to wear and tear. This then causes the immune system to produce a reaction that causes living bone tissue to be reabsorbed by the body. Osteolysis…

Feeding Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy

In cerebral palsy there are 3 biggest problems that the spastic children are – the body is in a poor position, the jaws are tight, the tongue pushes the food forward. Swallowing is difficult because of some reasons like head pushing back, jaw and lips are not closed, the bottom lips tend to bitten in…

Causes and Types of Cerebral Palsy

In the case of Cerebral Palsy there is no one cause of this severe condition. There are many things that may increase the risk of this condition but will not cause cerebral palsy all the time. In the majority of cases and average of seventy percent, it results from brain injury before the child is…

Paralyzed During Sleep? Read This Now

If you sometimes find that you are paralyzed during sleep and you can not move then you are suffering from sleep paralysis. This condition will affect the average person more than once in their lifetime. For some however the occurrences are more frequent and can be terrifying. Sleep paralysis will manifest itself under varied conditions…

Symptoms and Causes of Femoral Hernias

There are numerous distinct kinds of hernias that can develop in particular areas of the body. The more popular is the abdominal hernia – but this is not the only kind we have to worry about. Women are more inclined to having a femoral hernia when likened to men because of how their bodies function.…

Repairing A Hernia – Part 1

A hernia is a bulge due to bowel or fat from inside the abdomen protruding out through a weak area. The most common kind is an inguinal hernia in the groin. Above the ligament of the groin is a small hole, deep in the muscle wall of the abdomen, through which arteries and veins pass…

Whiplash Injury – A Pain In The Neck

Whiplash is an injury to the neck caused by a sudden movement back, forward or sideways of the head and neck. Depending upon the severity, it is also called a neck sprain or strain, cervical sprain or strain. The injury often involves the muscles, discs, tendons, and nerves. Causes• Most whiplash injuries are caused by…

How To Give A Blow Job To Turn Him On

Looking for fellatio tips to please your man? Fellatio is the art of orally stimulating a man’s genitals. Most men enjoy fellatio since it is pleasuring. It involves little effort on their part and can easily lead to orgasm. Here are a few tips to help you start giving your guy the amazing blow job…

Six Most Searched Suvs/muvs

The SUV and MUV segment is a very popular one and more and more carmakers are eyeing it. The cars present in this segment have sporty looks and powerful engines that make them good off-roaders. The most searched cars in this segment, for the month of February, not only have stylish looks but are the…

Diseases That Cause Body Odor

Body odor is caused when the body has accumulated toxins that it can not eliminate through the urine or stool. As a last resort, it eliminates those toxins through sweat, which then causes a foul body odor to occur. Body odor has become a norm for most people, as they have learned to control it…

The Symptoms, Causes And Treatments Of Shingles

Shingles, known medically as herpes zoster, is a viral infection of the nerve roots that usually manifests as a rash or blisters on the skin. The rash may be accompanied by pain or numbness in the affected area. Although inconvenient and uncomfortable, shingles is treatable, although not preventable. What Causes Shingles? Shingles is caused by…

Type 2 Diabetes – Diabetes And Fainting!

People with diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2, can tell you that there are times when their disease can cause them to feel really lousy. They may feel “out of sorts”, have sudden mood swings, even feel grumpy or irritable. In fact, a diabetic can pretty much predict how they are going to feel if…