Medical Articles

The Real Cost of Fast Fashion

Fast fashion is a term that is regularly used and connected with the negative environmental and ethical aspects of the fashion industry. Recently, there has been an increased interest on the environmental impacts of our consumer behaviour. What is fast fashion and what are its environmental impacts? Fast Fashion is term used to describe the…

Bronchopneumonia – Treatment and Causes

Bronchopneumonia can be explained as a respiratory condition, which is connected with the lung. It commonly refers to people who firstly have pneumonia and what situation wasn`t so bad and they have been treated at home. However, in the progress of the illness, bronchopneumonia should be treated in hospital. It affects millions of people every…

Butterfly Milkweed

The scientific name of Butterfly Milkweed is Asclepias tuberose. This native perennial plant has several other common names, such as Fluxroot, Pleurisy Root, Orange Milkweed, Indian Posy, Canada Root, Indian Paintbrush, Chiggerflower, Orange Swallow-wort, Chigger flower, Silky Swallow-wort, Yellow Milkweed, White-root , Tuber Root and Windroot. This member of the Milkweed family can be found…

The Squat – The One Best Exercise

If you had to choose 1 and only 1 exercise to do, which one would it be? The bench press, curls, shoulder presses? To get the most bang for your time, the one exercise that you can not ignore is the squat. The squat is the one exercise that will work your entire body and…

Contagious Nature Of Bronchitis – How True Is It?

To know whether bronchitis is contagious or not, you need to know something about the types, causes, and symptoms of the disorder. What is Chronic Bronchitis? In chronic bronchitis, there is inflammation of the mucosal membranes of the bronchial tubes due to infection, a condition that leads to an excess in the production of mucus.…

Shingles Otherwise Known As Herpes Zoster

Shingles or Herpes Zoster as it is officially known, is caused by the same viral disease as chickenpox. This very painful condition which attacks the dorsal root nerve ganglia is seen mostly in adults over 50, producing blisters in areas of the skin innervated by the effected nerves. Most people only ever have one attack…

In What Direction, Are You LEADING?

How many times, have you read, or hear, someone state, quality leadership, must be, by example? When one leads, he can do so, either, in a way, which helps his constituents, and is relevant, and sustainable, to his group, or, specifically promote a personal / political agenda, and / or, self-interest! Have you ever considered,…