Medical Articles

Diabetic Diet Facts

Initially diabetes management and control may involve dietary changes alone. Diet is a vital component in your overall diabetes control program and to keep blood sugar levels under control, a diabetic diet strikes a balance among the carbohydrates, fats, and protein you eat, when you control your body functions through exercise and by using a…

Dyslexia History – This All Started Much Earlier Than You Think

Dyslexia History starts before the term dyslexia was actually attached to a learning disability. It dates back to 1869 when Sir Francis Galton, a psychologist (and half cousin to Charles Darwin) began looking into the individual differences in children’s academic abilities. Back in the time of Galton, neither Psychologists nor educators were investigating and making…

Do Contact Lenses Make Your Vision Worse?

Whether you are a new user of eyeglasses or have worn glasses your entire life, you may be considering switching to corrective contact lenses. Contact lenses offer comfort in many different ways, and also have an advantage from an aesthetic point of view. No matter what your motivation is, you may be considering contact lenses…

Bariatric Surgery in Singapore

Bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery, is a type of procedure performed on people who are dangerously obese, for the purpose of losing weight. Bariatric surgery is a term derived from the Greek words, weight and treatment. Being severely overweight is not just a matter of looks. Many experts believe that obesity is the most…

Muscle Arthritis – Symptoms and Treatment Explained

Myositis is the medical term for inflammation of muscle tissue and one type of muscle arthritis is dermatomyositis. (Without the rash, the condition is called polymyositis.) In this form, there is soreness and inflammation and pain in the muscles but there is also an accompanying dry rash affecting the skin. This rash is commonly seen…

7 Steps to Healthy Natural Hair

Where’s My Hair? After graduating from cosmetology school, having a fundamental understanding of hair, one day I realized my hair was different from my childhood hair, in density and length, and by length, I mean not having any. Where was my hair? It was an undeniable question for so many who surrounded me friends, family…

Causes of Cold Sores- 5 Causes of Cold Sores

Cold sores are humiliating. When people stare at them and make jokes about them, it can be embarrassing. Not knowing what cause them can be frustrating, too. So, what I’m going to do is share with you some causes of cold sores. That way, you will know what causes a breakout and what you can…

Top 5 Characteristics of a Good Weight Loss Plan

A great weight loss plan strikes a good balance between a healthy diet and an active lifestyle. It sounds so simple in theory, yet most of us who want to lose weight find it hard to stick to this philosophy alone. What’s worse is that we have read a tumultuous amount of literature regarding the…

Psoriasis – A Long Term Solution Exists!

Psoriasis is a chronic illness affecting the skin and the scalp. With the cause unknown and no permanent cure as yet discovered, those afflicted with psoriasis are forced to suffer the dry, flakey skin that is the primary outward symptom of the disease and that causes much mental and emotional anguish, due mainly to the…

Top 5 Characteristics of a Good Weight Loss Plan

A great weight loss plan strikes a good balance between a healthy diet and an active lifestyle. It sounds so simple in theory, yet most of us who want to lose weight find it hard to stick to this philosophy alone. What’s worse is that we have read a tumultuous amount of literature regarding the…