Medical Articles

The Best Hospitals in Dongguan, China

Dongguan is located in the Pearl River Delta and is a major city in China. With four districts, this metropolis has become an international industrial and major economic center, attracting enormous foreign-direct investment. This city has a pleasant climate and is known for its long coastline and seafood varieties. Taking a look at the city’s…

The Origins of Alternative Medicine

The origins of alternative medicine, also known as holistic medicine, can be traced back thousands of years to the very roots of medicine. Many millennia ago, physicians or healers would assess the sick person’s emotional condition in addition to their physical symptoms before beginning treatment. The roots of alternative medicine deal with the symptoms of…

Basic Dental Equipment and Dental Instruments

If you’ve been making frequent visits to different dentists, you should notice that some equipment and instruments they use look strikingly the same. These dental equipment and instruments are essential for a dentist to complete his dental work. Though some of the equipment your local dentist uses may look old, they function just as well…

Medic! Medic !: Helping the Wounded Live

On the battlefield a fallen soldier will often lay there near death, expecting death, when a comrade will stop and offer comfort and aid. Encouraging and strengthening his fallen comrade simply through comfort, the yell will follow, "Medic! Medic!" as help is sought that will bring the wounded soldier the medical attention that is needed.…

Mother Teresa Reflects On World Peace

We all fathom how dearly Mother Teresa loved to spread love and compassion among all; therefore, very conspicuously, her advocacy for World Peace is no surprise. Some of the most popular books on Mother Teresa quote her thoughts on the World Peace. She said, “What can you do to promote World Peace? Go home and…

Medicinal Home Herb Garden

If you can grow a medicinal home herb garden, you can save a lot of money on remedies. You do not need a huge courtyard in order to cultivate your own herbs. Set up your own container herb garden at home, you need to plan out your container herb garden well, especially if you have…

Sarcoma Cancer Survival Rate

In the recent years, the medical field has been trying to come up with ways to increase the sarcoma cancer survival rate, but without much luck. As of today, the sarcoma cancer survival rate is still amongst the lowest in all cancer types and seemed to continually decline as more studies are conducted. Sarcoma may…

Disabled Friendly Features in Buildings

Most homes and public buildings today are not well equipped with disabled friendly features. By disabled friendly features, we are referring to equipments or devices that will help ease the mobility of the senior citizens or people with disability. Most of these devices provide lifting or movements across barriers such as slopes or steep staircases.…

Causes Of Cerebral Palsy

The most simple answer as to why a child is suffering from cerebral palsy is because they have suffered some form of damage to their brain. Normally such damage will have occurred before, during or after the child has been born. But in order to find out which kind of injury to the brain and…

Does Your Dog Have Epilepsy?

What is epilepsy? It is a condition of recurring seizures wherein uncoordinated firing of the neurons in the cerebrum takes place. In dogs, it is not fully understood but it has some similarities with the causes in human beings. Neurotransmitters are chemically imbalanced so the nerves are uncoordinated. An epileptic dog will show uncoordinated firing…

Types Of Stroke

Proper brain cell function requires a constant delivery of oxygen and glucose from the bloodstream. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and food and causing the brain cell to die. Types of Stroke There are two chief types of…

A Beautiful Mind (Movie Review)

Nominated for eight Academy Awards, and winner of four Oscars including Best Picture, A Beautiful Mind is one of the premier dramas of the decade. The brainchild of popular director Ron Howard (Opie from The Andy Griffith Show), A Beautiful Mind debuted to widespread critical acclaim due to the depth of its screenplay, the brilliant…

10 Tips to Stay Mentally Healthy

If it's not broke do not fix it … right? No! One of the best methods of mental health recovery is to maintain an environment prone to mental health and mental illness recovery. Staying mentally healthy is a way of life, not something you do when things start to go wrong. Keep reading for your…