Medical Articles

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…

Stroke Symptoms and Preventions

The thought of yourself or a loved one having a stroke is terrifying. Many people refer to a stroke as a brain attack. Nerves in the brain are injured due to being deprived of blood and oxygen. The attack can be mild to severe or may result in death. One of the most terrifying results…

Hallucinations Are More Frequent Than We Think

An editorial in the September 2010 edition of the British Journal of Psychiatry challenges our ideas about the nature of hallucinations and delusions as a sign of illness or madness. Population-based studies using both self-report and interview surveys show that the prevalence of psychotic symptoms is far greater than had been previously considered. [1] Hallucinatory…

Cluster Headache –What Is It?

The cluster headache is a malady that affects just 69 out of 100,000 people in the population-much fewer than those who suffer from migraines, sinus headaches, or one of the many other types of headaches. This is probably why it was not really recognized by the medical community until the last 150 years or so…

Reasons to Choose a Natural Hair Loss Product

Have you ever though that why people always choose nature over chemicals? It is true in every case. When somebody wants to cure a certain things like pimples, other infection and even hair loss they rely on the natural ingredients. The main reason for this is that the natural products do not have side effects.…

How to Prepare for UPSC / IAS Exams

Civil Services Aptitude Test – New Recruitment Process of Civil Services Exam conducted by the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) is called the CSAT or the Civil Services Aptitude Test with effect from 2011. No changes are being introduced at this stage in the Civil Services (Main) Examination and Personality Test in the scheme of…