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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…

Sciatic Nerve Leg Pain – Causes

The Sciatic nerve leg pain starts in the lower back and continues down through the buttocks and down the leg. Pain associated with this nerve is called Sciatica which usually refers to a bulging or herniated disc problem. The movement of the disc can sometimes pinch or trap a nerve of the sciatic nerve which…

What Is an Aesthetic Doctor?

Just about everyone knows what Botox and laser hair removal is today, but many do not yet know the term “aesthetic doctor.” This is a bit ironic, since aesthetic doctors are the most likely providers of services such as Botox and laser hair removal. When you see an aesthetic doctor you are seeing a well…

Treating a Sore Throat

Sore throat is basically caused by viruses. You will probably come down with colds if you have a sore throat plus headache. A sore throat can be painful and really irritating, as this can get in the way of accomplishing your daily tasks either at work or at home. With this, it is best to…

Information on Strep Throat

Sore throat is a painful inflammation of the pharynx. The pharynx (pronounced FAAR-ingks) is the part of the throat that lies between the mouth and the larynx (pronounced LAAR-ingks), or voice box. It is associated most commonly with the common cold (see common cold entry) or influenza (the flu; see influenza entry). While most sore…

Best Nutritional Supplements For Weight Loss

Even without trying to lose weight, there’s no question any more about the importance/necessity for taking food grade vitamin/mineral supplements. The fact is the foods we’re supposed to be getting all our nutrients from are not anywhere near the same as what they used to be 30 years ago. Gmo foods, over-farmed soils and pesticides…

The Pros and Cons of Mayo Clinic Diet

Are you planning to start your weight loss program? Are you looking for the best method that is effective yet safe for your body? If so, try using this newly released diet plan, the Mayo clinic diet. This will surely remove those excess inches off your waistline. Mayo clinic diet is a new concept of…

Raynaud’s Disease – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Raynaud’s disease is a condition which causes narrowing of the arteries, leading to numbness and coolness in the fingers, toes, tip of the nose and ears. This condition is more common in colder climates; and women are more likely to have Raynaud’s disease than men. While the cause of this condition is unknown, it is…

The Three Types of Health We All Need

When we hear the word health, we probably think first of our physical health… Our mental health and our financial health come second and third. But, as with all things, we should look for balance in life; and although our physical health is the most important of the three, it is good to realize that…

Gangrene Natural and Alternative Treatment

Natural treatment for Gangrene, gangrene isĀ  a complication of necrosis, which is characterized by the decay of body tissues, which will become black and/or green. It is caused by an infection such as blocked blood vessel. It is usually a result from critical insufficient blood and oxygen supply and is often associated with diabetes and…

Is Obesity Hereditary?

Obesity increases the risk of many diseases and health conditions. What are the health risks associated with obesity? Obesity is associated with many serious preventable diseases including heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke, gallbladder disease, osteoarthritis, and respiratory disorders. While there is no single underlying cause of obesity, the bottom line is that excessive…