Medical Articles

Surgical Disposables

Much advancement has taken place in the field of surgical instruments. Surgical instruments are speciality tools which are used by surgeons to perform certain functions during surgery like cutting, dissecting, grasping, holding, retracting or suturing. Most surgical instruments are made from stainless steel but nowadays since there many contagious diseases and infections, doctors and surgeons…

Developmental Disability: A Curse in the Ancient Era

A blessing for developmentally and intellectually disabled people in the world today is that most of the general population believe in keeping an open mind and their attitude towards disability guided by a tolerant and informed perspective. With the rise of technology, people are more aware than ever. Almost every country has organizations and laws…

Abdominal Wall Hernias and Potential Complications

Although hernias in and of itself are not dangerous, the resulting symptoms could have long-term and sometimes deadly effects. Hernias can develop in various regions of the body – but abdominal wall hernias are the most common. The abdomen can be thought of as a compartment that houses your rib cage, liver, stomach and groin.…

Principle Of Operation Of Finger Pulse Oximeter

Who uses pulse oximeters? In addition to blood pressure monitors, ECG monitors, heart rate monitors, pulse oximeters are critical components of any vital sign monitor employed in hospitals ICUs, recovery rooms, pre-procedure rooms, operation rooms, as well as emergency response vehicles and emergency rooms . Regardless of the user, the finger pulse oximeter or an…

Review of KYMCO's 2008 ATV, UTV Lineup

Anyone doubting KYMCO's commitment to the off-road powersports market only needs to peruse the company's fast-growing lineup. KYMCO has steadily refinished its all-terrain products and expanded its offerings with each model year. The Taiwanese company's recent efforts included the so-so MXU 500 utility quad for 2007 and revamped 2008 Mongoose 250 and 300 sport quads.…

Shingles – Its Symptoms and Treatment

Shingles is caused by varicella-zoster, the virus responsible for chickenpox. Individuals who suffer from shingles exhibit early signs and symptoms that include a burning or tingling pain, numbness under the skin, chills, headache, upset stomach, or fever. Intense spasms of pain can be triggered by a gentle touch or a breeze. When a person has…

Recognizing Chronic Back Pain

If you have pain in your back that either strikes for periods of time each day or strikes for weeks at a time each year, you probably have chronic back pain. This type of back pain can rob you of the vitality of life and should be treated by a competent doctor. You need to…

Garlic – The Ultimate Cold and Flu Fighter

Cold and flu season is here. Every year beginning around September we start seeing advertisements in front of every pharmacy telling you to get your flu shots for the upcoming season. The unfortunate thing about the flu vaccine is that it is always a step behind the actual flu. The flu virus mutates and changes…

Tonsillectomy – Natural Treatments For Tonsillitis

For those who have ever suffered from a tonsil infection, you probably wish you could just hack off your tonsils. A tonsil infection, also called tonsillitis can cause a sore throat, ear pain, a headache, fever and chills and enlarged swollen tonsils. You will most likely have trouble swallowing and talking and generally feel like…

Foot Pain and Diabetes

Foot pain can certainly be caused by any number of reasons. However, foot pain resulting from diabetes is both painful and very common for those living with diabetes. Diabetes and foot pain is generally defined by four different types. A nerve problem (where the nerves themselves are affected by the disease) called peripheral neuropathy is…

Penis Rash Prevention Tips

Considering all the hard work it does, it's surprising that the penis has skin that is so delicate and sensitive. Of course, part of the reason for that sensitivity is that it increases the pleasure a man feels when the penis is engaged in sexual activity. But it also makes the skin more likely to…

How to Make Your Penis Bigger With Maca

Maca is a unique supplement that has been helping men enlarge their penises for a very long time, and if you are tired of trying product after product with little to no results, then this is the product for you. Maca provides you with an easy, safe, and natural way to increase the girth and…