Medical Articles

Hypertension – Undetected and Deadly

Blood pressure is not a constant, there is always some variation depending on circumstances. Such things as exercise, driving through heavy traffic, caffeine and emotional strain can cause significant short term increases in blood pressure. Therefore blood pressure readings should be taken when in a relaxed state and if necessary a device can be worn…

What Do You Know About Dog Epilepsy?

Have you ever seen a dog suffer from seizures? It happens to be a very sad sight, especially if you happen to be the dog owner. Typically, the first reaction one has is one of fear, probably because of lack of knowledge about what is happening to the dog. Following the fear comes the sensation…

Stroke Is No Longer a Disease of Old Age

… It was a day, just like any other day, when Armenouhi (a fictitious name of a patient), a 38-year-old housewife set down to have dinner with her husband and five year old child. Suddenly, she felt the most excruciating severe headache she had ever experienced. She asked her husband for her high blood pressure…

5 Health Benefits of Taking Omega 3 Pills

Taking omega 3 pills on a regular basis will benefit your health. omega 3 pills are supplements that contain omega 3 essential fatty acids. Usually, omega 3 pills are made with fish oil. Fish oil is known to contain high amounts of DHA and EPA, two kinds of omega 3 essential fatty acids. The body…

Cure Against Depression

Practice this cure on a day off. * Have a healthy and balanced breakfast in your dressing gown. * Take a warm shower or sauna. * Rub your skin with body lotion and your feet with foot creme. * Put on some comfortable clothes. * Go for a long walk in surroundings that you like.…

Health Conditions Chiropractors Can Address

When individuals feel something unusual in their body, may it be a simple pain in the back, the neck or perhaps the lower body, they usually opt for over-the-counter drugs to treat the pain. Over-the-counter drugs can certainly relieve pains individuals feel. Unfortunately, these drugs can only get rid of pain for a certain period…

Skin Mites Cause Very Itchy Skin and Scalp

You do not have feel alone. Many people have millions of mites living in their hair and on their skin. These microscopic mites may be linked to intense itching, showers of flakes falling on the shoulders, white flakes in the eyebrows, thinning hair, acne, rosacea, and other skin conditions. "Most people do not like the…

Ear Waxing and Ear Wax Removal Home Remedy

Ear waxing and ear wax removal home remedy treatments are simple treatments to treat the discomfort caused by problem wax. Problems such as hearing loss, pain and coughs. Even a small amount of wax, wedged between the eardrum and ear canal wall can cause hearing loss from minor hearing loss to total deafness. Very hard…

Texting and Driving Do Not Mix!

For all age groups, the increasingly leading cause of car accidents is driving while texting. The advancement in communications has come with a oversized price in terms of increased risk of being in an accident. Although mobile phones are now a common sight as we drive to our destinations, must we suffer the consequences of…

Overcome Stuttering

In a society that is depending more and more on the need to say things and say things quick, the stutterer is being left far behind. Time is becoming more and more of an issue and managing your time is an important skill, especially in the corporate world. How is a person who is suffering…

Generation Gap Amongst Parents and Children

Generation gap is common amongst most of the parents and their children in the family. This often results in poor or lack of communication between the parent and the child. Children often feel that their parents do not understand them and hence do get agitated and show aggressive behavior. The fact of the matter is…

The Constitution Vs The Declaration of Independence

In exploring the workings of governments; the bureaucracies that define how they interact with the citizenry, and how the citizenry are manipulated for political and economic purposes; I have learned that there is a great deal of confusion in the average citizen concerning the formation of governments and the power available to preserve those governments.…

Developmental Problems and How a Visiting Physical Therapist Can Help

Developmental disabilities are diverse chronic conditions that are caused by to mental and/or physical impairments. People with developmental disabilities encounter problems with major life skills such as language, mobility, learning, self-help, and independent living. Developmental disabilities begin anytime from birth up to 22 years of age and usually last throughout a person’s lifespan. According to…

Additional Information Regarding Speech and Language Issues

What Are the Signs of a Speech, Receptive or Expressive Language Delay? Difficulty processing or following directions. Sometimes parents might think of this as a behavioral issue. Children might not fully participate in the classroom since they might be uncertain of the direction or what is expected of them. Some children might only follow simple…