Medical Articles

Korean Movies

North Korea doesn’t have much of a film industry, so this look at Korean movies is strictly limited to those works produced in South Korea. The film industry experienced a major boom in the late 1990s, and this success has carried over into the new millennium. With projects boasting high production values, original and challenging…

A Career As a Speech Pathologist

As more institutions realize the importance of speech language pathology, there will be more job opportunities becoming available in this stimulating and rewarding career. A speech pathologist also referred to as a speech therapist or speech language therapist, helps patients overcome or manage communication problems. Speech pathology involves assessing, diagnosing, and treating speech disorders. Speech…

Iceland – A Global Leader In Renewable Energy

In the area of ​​renewable energy, Iceland is one of the world leaders. Currently, renewable or green energy sources provide 72% of the country's electricity needs. And, Iceland is one of the few countries with plans to completely wean themselves off of fossil fuels in the near term. Iceland derives this energy from two main…

Dying of Acute Alcohol Poisoning

Randy was a junior in high school. He and his buddy cut school and went to a friend’s house to do some serious drinking. Incredibly, the friend’s parents were home part of the time and knew (or should have known) what was going on. They had stolen a half-gallon of whiskey from one of their…

Principles of Speech Communication

Speech making is perhaps one of the innate abilities of man, irrespective of one’s citizenry, or ethnic affiliations. Yet many people speak without understanding that it is a special ability without which communication between people and groups would not be possible. Speech communication differs from normal day to day talking in which one speaks sporadically…

Never Buy A Kodak Easyshare Z812IS Digital Camera

Do you ever wonder, what kind of people buy the truly bad digital cameras? Well, nine times out of ten, it's the person that spends ten minutes in their local camera store, tells the salesperson they have X amount to spend, and walks out the door with the first camera the salesperson recommends. Spending some…

Apple MacBook Pro MD311LL / A 17-Inch Laptop

Apple Computer has done some serious work this year on its MacBook Pro line and the latest one that we have looked at the 17-inch MD311LL / A shows that Apple is not relying on its iPod and iPhone for its revenue. It shows that even though it uses processors built by others – Intel,…

Tips for Getting Free CNA Training

Everyone is looking for a free CNA training program to join. In the world there are no free things and you should pay for all the service you get. Don’t get mixed up by the matter. Most schools that offer the course will require you to pay for the program. This is so as to…

Popular Types of Massage Therapy

There are well over 80 kinds of massage therapy available today. Of those that are most widely practiced in the massage industry, the most popular bodywork therapies include modalities like Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, acupressure, reflexology, sports massage and chair massage, among others. Acupressure massage therapy, for example, is founded on Traditional Chinese Medicine…

Fat Loss Vs Weight Loss

Understanding the difference between fat loss and weight loss is a critical component in any fitness program. Many people confuse the number on the scale with their fitness level, although this can be quite misleading at times. It is more important to monitor body fat percentage during the course of a fitness program, in order…

Basic First Aid Instructions

One of the most immediate front liners of medical treatment is first aid. In several occasions, the basic first aid instructions have been useful to address sudden fainting, drowning or any sickness for that matter. Youngsters are even taught by academic and health experts about how to do the standard first aid procedures so that…

Excellent Hospitals in Athens, Greece

Greece has hospitals that belong to both the private and the public sector. Athens also has a balance mix of both private and public hospitals that are well equipped to cater to any kind of medical issues. The public hospitals in Greece are managed and controlled by The National Health Service. The Diagnostic and Therapeutic…

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy – What is It?

One alternative to the sometimes harmful synthetic hormones is the use of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT). These are much more effective due to the exact match of the hormones naturally produced by the body. Bioidentical hormone therapy has afforded a near identical match to the natural hormone with the use of a soy and…