Medical Articles

Nasal airway obstruction

There are several causes of nasal airway obstruction. Chronic allergies are a common cause of difficulty breathing. Allergies do not respond to surgical treatment and are treated with medications. Obstruction due to a deviated septum or enlarged turbinates can be effectively treated surgically during a procedure called rhinoplasty. Rarely, nasal polyp can be encountered. It…

Types, Advantages and Uses of Carbon Steel

One of the most popular and widely used construction materials in the world includes steel. Steel is available in different varieties and carbon steel is one among them. This specific form of steel has many unique qualities, advantages and disadvantages compared to other types of steel metals. Steel which contains over 0.8% of carbon can…

How to Treat Shoulder Bursitis

Most clinical words ending in “itis” means inflammation of some sort – for example, peritonitis and laryngitis. A bursa is a fluid-filled sac which prevents muscle insertions rubbing on bones within your body. Shoulder bursitis occurs when one of the bursa sacs around your shoulder joint becomes inflamed and sore. Often the cause of this…

The Bright Side of Loneliness

Recently a romantic relationship came to an end and I found myself alone again. The minutes, the hours now felt empty. For three weeks I sat beside a silent phone, rehashing the past and coming to terms with my loss. After the warmth and intimacy of love, my loneliness felt like a great abyss that…

6 Ways to Get Rid of Under Eye Bags

Are you sick and tired of under eye bags? Trust me, you are not the only one who wants to get rid of them.You can easily spot people, both women and men, with under eye bags. Here are some simple and easy ways to get rid of puffy eyes: 1. Try to Treat Your Allergies…

Hepatitis B Transmission, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Hepatitis B (HBV) is a viral disease that can cause inflammation of the liver, cirrhosis and cancer in worst case. Hepatitis B is also considered as one of the sexually transmitted disease (STD) because it can spread by sexual contact. Since Hepatitis B virus can cause serious damage to the liver. It is very important that you must know how…

The Dangers of Drinking Coffee

If you drink coffee because you think you need to in order to rev or pep you up daily, especially if you work in corporate America, here are some things to think about pertaining to this liquid drug that is the number one cause of cancer of the esophagus: The first thing you should think…