Medical Articles

Cerebral Palsy and Erb’s Palsy

The birth of a child is one of life’s most treasured and joyous events. That joy can be tainted or destroyed when the child suffers a debilitating or fatal birth injury due to a medical error. Most birth injuries are preventable by proper monitoring of both the mother and the fetus during pregnancy and delivery.…

Some Common Problems Associated With Spinal Cord

<!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> The spine is what determines how comfortably we walk, stand, sit or even rest. There are some problems associated with the spinal cord that cause a great deal of discomfort to the patient. Some of them are discussed below. Cervical spondylosis A common…

Shingles Distribution on the Skin

Shingles is a condition characterized by painful blisters that typically appear in a linear distribution on the skin following nerve pathways. Shingles is caused by reactivation of a previous infection with the varicella-zoster virus. Shingles is a herpes virus infection (herpes zoster) that usually affects a nerve, causing pain in one area of the body.…

Causes of Butt Pain

There are many causes of buttocks or butt pain, depending on how you describe it. Pain in the Buttock/Butt muscle – Do you have pain in the big muscle of your butt while sitting, standing, walking, or during sex or other physical exercise? If you push on the center of your butt muscle does it…

Strep throat – How Long Does It Last?

Strep throat is considered to be the most common reaction of a sore throat and sometimes it improves by its own with any sort of treatment and antibiotics. Are you suffering from the strep throat, then you should visit the doctor to get a proper treatment for this? If doctor diagnosis the strep throat then…

How to get rid of tonsil stones now

When bacteria and viruses are ingested by white blood cells, can develop a minor infection of the tonsils. This infection then stimulates the immune system to produce antibodies against future infections. Sometimes the tonsils are not against bacterial or viral infection and swollen, becomes inflamed. The result is tonsillitis. Viral tonsillitis usually lasts 4 to…

Lipid Metabolism,Pathways and its disorders

Lipid Metabolism is nothing but a series of chemical reaction process responsible for the synthesis and breakdown of glycerides, sterols and phospholipids. Lipids are mostly comprised of oxygen, hydrogen and carbon. Glycerides are available in the form of fat which is stored as a fuel purpose, and the remaining two forms sterols and phospholipids where…

Diabetic Skin Care

Epidemiology Diabetes mellitus is characterized by high blood glucose (hyperglycemia) which can be due to: a) decreased production of insulin (called Type I diabetes mellitus) due to destruction of the pancreas on an autoimmune basis or b) decreased peripheral sensitivity to insulin (called type II which also has some decreased production of insulin by the…

Bodybuilding Tactics Applied to the Obese

I used to interview elite bodybuilders on their training and eating for a living and did this for years and years. One reoccurring theme that kept popping up when talk turned to diet/nutrition was how much food top bodybuilders packed away on a daily basis. These men taught their bodies how to handle continually greater…

Know More About Sweat Rash And Treating It

Sweat Rash is a common skin ailment prevalent in hot and humid conditions, such as in the tropics characterized by skin and itchy rashes. It is more predominantly in children and infants because of under developed sweat glands. There are lots of other terms associated with skin rash like Milaria, prickly heat. Sweat rash usually…

How to Heal Cold Sores: What Should You Consider?

If you are looking for the best cold sore treatment, then here’s the good news: you are in luck. This great news will pave the way for the multitudes of options you have. It’s no longer a problem formulate your own techniques to wash away the pain you’re dealing with. What Is Cold Sore? Before…

Vitamin D for Psoriasis

Oral doses of vitamin D have been considered as a treatment for psoriasis. This was sparked by experiments with cholecalciferol or 1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25 (OH)2D3), the active form of vitamin D made in the kidney, which showed promise in treating widespread psoriasis. Using a one microgram daily dose of cholecalciferol, Japanese researchers in 1986…

Dog Blastomycosis Fungal Disease

Blastomycosis of Blasto is a systemic fungal disease that primarily affects dogs and humans, but has also been known to infect cats, sea lions and horses. It is caused by the fungal organism Blastomyces dermatitidis, which is found as a mold in the soil or at room temperatures and as yeast in tissues or at…

An allergy to pollen, pollen allergy, hay fever

Warm season – a period of exacerbation of allergic diseases is very rasprostarennogo – hay fever. Hay fever (from pollen – pollen) – this is an allergic disease which is caused by an inadequate immune response to pollen of various plants – pollen allergens. The term “hay fever” was introduced in 1819, it was assumed…