Medical Articles

Drugs Spell Danger!

Drug addiction is nothing new or unusual in our community. The rate of drug addicts seems to rise year after year, without failing to inflict problems on individuals, family members as well as the community in general. A drug addict is unable to see the severity of their addiction and how this has led to…

Difference Between Allopathic and Holistic Medicine

You may hear various difference terms when looking at treatments for your conditions. Two of the most common forms of treatment are allopathic and holistic medicine. In this article we will consider what each of these types of medicines are, where you will hear them mentioned and also what the significant differences between them are.…

Hair Vitamins

Hair is a very vital part of the body even though it does not play any real role in the body metabolism. Hair not only adds beauty to the face and increases the self-confidence of the individual. Hair is often the most neglected of the body until it starts showing outward signs and symptoms like…

Five Important Advancements in Medical Equipment

Doctors are only as good as their equipment allows. Today, new research into medical equipment is not only improving the effectiveness of medical procedures every day, but also changing the way we think about health and medicine. Here are 5 of the most important and promising advancements in medical equipment today. 1. Smartphone Ultrasound Imaging…

Acupuncture – Medicine in Ancient China

The history of acupuncture began 5000 years ago in ancient China. It uses small, sterile needles that are different from medical needles. Ends are not so sharp and smooth, so as not to injure the skin. They are so thin that you just push the tissue without stabbing it. Ancient Chinese acupuncture combined with herbal…

Caring For Your Garden Tools

Why Do your Tools Fail? You go to the home center or to your local hardware store and carefully choose the tools you need to tend to your flower beds and your vegetable gardens. We all know that the quality of a lot of products is not what it used to be 15 to 20…

Antibacterial Cream for a Healthier Life

Conventional wisdom on treating minor cuts and abrasions would be to allow the wound to be exposed to the air and let them heal themselves naturally. Unfortunately, this process causes the formation of an ugly scab which would ultimately lead to skin scarring for life. This is because the skin is colonized by a large…

I’m Leaving You

I AM IN THE MAGMA COREIn the laundry room beneath the buildingwith the fresh smell of Tide detergenton my hands in the fragrant spring airblowing in the unscreened windowfinding beauty in everyday acts like doingthe laundry within a confined situationnever submitting but being and being againthough torture lasts for yearsand even more years I’m not…

Blood Sugar Levels: What Do the Numbers Mean?

We know that blood is what travels through our veins and we see it when we cut ourselves. Sugar is something that we might put in coffee. Blood sugar levels? What is this? What does it mean? And why it is important to keep ours in check. Foods that are carbohydrate based create glucose (sugar)…

General Symptoms of Cancer

Some of the generalized symptoms of cancer are as follows: Note: These symptoms are very general and vague. Having one or two of these does not necessarily mean that someone has cancer. • Persistent Fatigue: One of the most commonly experienced cancer symptoms is fatigue. Usually occurs when the cancer is at an advanced stage…

Clothing for Disabled People

Clothes for disabled people are easier to come by than you may think. There are many types of clothing that are standard clothing that you can purchase at any store that are easy for disabled people to get in and out of. Here are some of the easiest clothes for disabled people to wear. Clothes…

Essential Lavender – Always in the Mix

Mom, Tryssie said, sampling essential oils and offering her own unsolicited commentary, I know essential lavender oil is supposed to be calming and soothing and all, but it smells more like comatose. Tryssie’s signature fragrance review line: “Essential lavender smells like grandma and the bridge club.” She does not intend the line as criticism, more…

Epilepsy in Dogs – How We Control Ours

I have spent hours trying to research this problem. This is not a scientific survey but we have records of every fit our dog, Wazir, has ever had and we are personally convinced that Zonegran stops the fits. I read Zoology at University College London so please bear with me. We have a Staffordshire Bull…