Medical Articles

Elementary Information About Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is an infection caused by the Koch bacillus, also known as Mycobacterium tuberculosis, it primarily affects the lungs and it is contagious. Besides the lungs, TB can also affect lymph nodes, intestinal tract, kidneys, bones, and brain. Tuberculosis is known to exist even before the year 2000BC, and writings from Egypt and Babylon mention…

Toxic Mold Symptoms: How A Dirty Home Can Make You Sick

Mold can grow anywhere in the home, so identifying symptoms of toxic mold exposure can help you determine if a dirty house is making you sick. Mycotoxins produced by black mold and other common molds can lead to upper respiratory illnesses, including pneumonia, and exacerbate symptoms in asthma sufferers. However, there are many more symptoms…

What to Do If Your Baby Has a Cold

Common colds are, well as the name implies, very common in babies. Although they aren’t usually serious, they still cause a lot of discomforts to babies. And since babies’ immune system isn’t fully developed yet, a common cold can develop complications like chest infection. Since you can’t do much about curing colds before your baby…

Brain Tumor – Types With Their Treatments

The brain and spinal column make up the central nervous system (CNS), where all vital functions of the body are controlled. When tumors arise in the central nervous system, they are especially problematic because a persons thought processes and movements can be affected. These tumors can also be difficult to treat because the tissues surrounding…

Philosophy of Deconstructive Architecture

We often relate the Deconstructive Architecture with the works of world famous architects like Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, Coop Himmelb (l) au, Peter Eisenman, Rem Koolhaas, Bernard Tschumi, Daniel Libeskind. But before labeling an Architect as ‘Deconstructive’ let us understand the Philosophy behind – The term Deconstructivist Architecture was first used in 1988 as the…

Pneumonia Types And Characteristic Symptoms

Pneumonia is a condition of the respiratory system, it is an infectious disease and can affect one or both lungs of the patient. Two hundred years ago, pneumonia used to be a leading cause of death but now it can be treated easily with antibiotics, as the infection is caused by viruses and bacteria. Still,…

Elastic Composite, Reinforced Lightweight Concrete (ECRLC) – A Brief

. The mentioned “Elastic Composite, Reinforced Lightweight Concrete (E.C.R.L.C.)” is a type of “Resilient Composite Systems (R.C.S.)”. – Resilient Composite Systems (RCS): “Resilient Composite Systems” (RCS) are the compound materials, having some particular structural properties, in which, contrary to the basic geometrical assumption of the flexure theory in Solid Mechanics, the strain changes in the…

Constipation – When the Bowels Won’t Move!

If a child passes less than 3 stools per week and there is associated difficulty in passing them, then it is called constipation. Some normal breastfed babies pass soft stool on the 2nd or 3rd day without difficulty. This is not constipation because there is no associated difficulty in passing stool. A child may pass…

Massage and Contraindications

Being massage therapists, we usually tell people about the benefits a massage can give you. Nevertheless, there are instances where getting a massage is not the best treatment a person may need. They are usually called massage contraindications, meaning that a person may have a condition where a massage on a single part of the…

The Seven Basic Types Of Demonologist

Have you ever done a search on the internet hoping to find someone like the late “Ed Warren” and you Get someone like “Aleister Crowley”? (This can happen even when you seek “Demonology” course material too beware!) Part of the problem is the term “Demonologist” can mean different things. Consider there IS a GRAVE difference…

How Can I Get Rid Of The Mucus In My Throat?

Question: I have mucus at the back of my throat all the time, which is unpleasant I’m 58 and have had this problem for three years. Answer: Postnasal drip, as this mucus problem is medically called, is a common symptom of draining sinuses. The main sinuses are located behind your forehead, above the eyebrows, with…

Sterilization Equipment: 2 Types Of Autoclaves

According to reports published in the Pr-Inside.Com, the overall sales of sterilization equipment in the US were approximately $1 billion in 2009. This figure is expected to increase to $1.2 billion by 2014. Health care professionals and patients are increasingly becoming concerned about the spread of deadly diseases and complications caused by the transmission of…

How to Give an Erotic Massage: Massage Oils

Why massage oil? A lot of people think grabbing some hand cream or body lotion would do just fine for a massage, or worse (shudder) doing a “dry” massage. If you want this erotic massage to actually reach the erotic point, you need real massage oil; something that will absorb a bit into the skin,…