Medical Articles

Convulsions – First-Aid Measures

Convulsions, or to use a common, although distinctly un-medical term, "fits", often result in well-meaning bystanders doing more damage than good owing to erroneous and outdated beliefs. Let us clear these misconceptions and watch out for the correct first-aid measures to be taken. Convulsions may have several causes, such as idiopathic (cause unknown) epilepsy; brain…

Laser Treatment to Get Rid of Pimples

Acne is an age-old problem that human beings have had to deal with for thousands of years already. Lasers are a new technology that most people got to know about through the futuristic movie Star Wars, where the hero Luke Skywalker used his laser sword to battle the enemies. It is kind of ironic that…

All You Need to Know About Brain Cancer

The formation of abnormal cells inside the brain often result in a brain tumor. Brain tumors are of two types: benign tumors and malignant / cancerous tumors. This means that all brain tumors are not cancerous but only the malignant type. Malignant tumors are further divided by primary tumors which form inside the brain and…

More Hair Growing For You Through Natural Aids

There are a select few people out there who are making some major changes in the way they go about regrowing their hair. Some are turning to natural methods other than the commercialized hair loss treatments. You know the types, things like lasers, transplants, and even over-the-counter solutions. Funny thing is that there are still…

Top Five Yoga Poses Help You for Fighting Obesity

Yoga is considered to be an amazing practice to achieve spiritual enlightenment. But did you know that Yoga is also a great physical exercise? What experts say is that Hatha Yoga or the physical aspect of yoga consists of specific body postures or alignment exercises that help a person to achieve physical fitness required to…

Caring For Acne Prone Skin Naturally

We all know how valuable our face is. The first thing that others notice whenever they see us is our face. We feel more confident if we look good, with nice clear skin, and it is our face that will show how confident we are. For teenagers especially, acne is a major concern, and for…

You Need a Talented Spine Surgeon

Your spine is one of the most vital parts of your body. It supports your posture, flexibility, and holds your entire body upright as you perform daily tasks. It is also responsible for protecting your spinal cord, which is a component to your central nervous system. There are a myriad of conditions that can affect…

Avoiding Taking Too Many Supplements

Dietary supplements in general, and protein supplements in particular, are a great way to make up the gap between the nutrients you get from dietary sources and the nutrients you need to accomplish your goals. For the great majority of people, dietary supplements will be limited to a single multi-vitamin a day; studies show that…

A Cancer Story

In the beginning of August 2016 my daughter in-law Andrea told her mother and me that she was told by her doctor that she had third stage cancer of the uterus and third stage cancer of the cervix. This came as quite a shock to both of us because Andrea was only thirty years old.…

Medical Tourism Guide For Medical Treatment Abroad

A global economic recession is at hand, but it is no secret that the United States is one of the most affected countries all over. Many citizens are doing their best to make ends meet, even those with urgent health and medical concerns who are waiting in line for treatments. A recent but increasingly popular…