Medical Articles

How to Tell If Your Toe is Sprained or Fractured

It can be difficult to tell the difference between a broken toe and a sprained toe.  Sometimes you will hear the bone break, or you will see that the toe has been knocked out of its socket (i.e., dislocated).  These signs and symptoms usually point to a traumatic toe fracture and not a sprain.  But…

Fracture Care: Manipulation versus Non-Manipulation

See to it that you take advantage of manipulation opportunity when your orthopedist performs fracture care or you could be losing out on your payments without the right manipulation knowledge. For instance the orthopedist carries out closed treatment on a fractured fibula; if she uses manipulation, the service is worth about $119 more than a…

Speech Therapy For Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy, or CP, is a disorder which presents many challenges, both to children with CP, and to their parents. Speech therapy for cerebral palsy is often a recommended treatment, since CP is notorious for leading to speech and communication disorders. These speech problems are linked to the motor and cognitive dysfunction which is caused…

Ventral Hernia Repair: Destination India

Ventral hernia is common among the residents of US and UK, Approximately 170,000 peoples of US and UK are affected by ventral hernia every year. Due to the high cost medical treatments in US and UK, ample of patients from US and UK have their ventral hernia repair in India at the metro cities like…

Lumbago – Low Back Pain – Ayurveda

Lumbago is a seldom used term to mean mild to severe low back pain. The pain can be acute or chronic and affects young and old people. Lumbago is a common symptom of musculoskeletal disorders or of disorders involving the lumbar vertebrae and related soft tissue structures such as muscles, ligaments, nerves and intervertebral discs.…

What Is The Cause Of Scoliosis?

Dr. Davis here from Vista CA… The Problem Scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine, or backbone. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front. According to reliable sources in about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis…

Sore Throat is the First Sign of Cold & Flu Season

During the months of September through February when the temperatures are particularly cold in most parts of the world, colds and the flu run rampant. Although you can catch a cold or flu at any time throughout the year, it is more prevalent when the temperature seems to dip. Unfortunately, there has been no discovery…

The Causes and Effects of Tonsil Stones

A very common reason for bad breath, sometimes called halitosis is the accumulation of tonsil stones. These tonsil stones are white or yellowish balls that grow within the tonsillar crypts. infrequently they’re swallowed or coughed up. Some folks describe the feeling as having something stuck at the rear of your throat. Although they do not…

Conquering Diabetes With The Right Diabetes Clinic

Diabetes is an irreversible metabolic disorder. But, hope is a unique success tool for a diabetes patient, which can be more powerful than a diabetic diet. Any diabetic can expect to live a happy and a healthy life. However, a support system of professionals is essential for such achievement. That’s why; an access to right…