Medical Articles

Cerebral Palsy and Stem cell treatment

There is currently no cure for cerebral palsy and no standard therapy that works for all patients. Many of the brain damage-related incidents that cause cerebral palsy occur during pregnancy, making prevention difficult. This has lead many researchers to believe regenerative stem cell therapies provide an option to regenerate nerve tissue and repair damage to…

Bells, But No Whistles: Bell’s Palsy

The face is one of the primary assets that a person can have when interacting with others. It is a useful tool when attempting to convince or sway people, particularly when combined effectively with voice and gestures. Simple facial gestures from a trusted figure can go a long way to helping someone overcome fear and…

Hernia – Signs and Symptoms of Hernia

A hernia may be likened to a failure in the sidewall of a pneumatic tire. The tire’s inner tube behaves like the organ and the side wall like the body cavity wall providing the restraint. A weakness in the sidewall allows a bulge to develop, which can become a split, allowing the inner tube to…

Osteoporosis and interventions for vertebral fracture

Osteoporosis and interventions for vertebral fracture World osteoporosis month Osteoporosis: Interventions to manage vertebral fractures Dr (Maj) Pankaj N Surange MBBS, MD, FIP Interventional pain and spine specialist Some important facts about osteoporosis • Osteoporosis is a systemic skeletal disorder characterized by low bone mass, disruption of the microarchitecture of bone tissue, and compromised bone…

2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Test Drive – Z06 Attributes without the Z06 Price

Knowledgeable enthusiasts agree that Chevy’s current C6 Corvette is the best ever, and few question that the racer-like limited-production 505-horsepower $75,000 Z06 and the faster-still, and surprisingly refined supercharged 638-horse $108K ZR1 models are the best high-performance sports-car values on the market. But until now, there has been a substantial price gap between the roughly…

Botox For Migraine Headaches

Botox for migraine headache is one of the newer advances to come along within the last five years. Many people are familiar with Botox and usually the first question providers get is..”can you get rid of my wrinkles too??” Well..yes and no. Wrinkles in forehead, yes, around the eyes, you have to see the plastic…

Sore Throat-Causes-Symptoms and Remedies

A sore throat is a disease primarily located in the area around the tonsils. It is also known as pharyngitis or tonsillitis.The pharynx is the part of the throat that lies between the mouth and the larynx or voice box. It is associated most commonly with the common cold or influenza. While most sore throats…

Severe Sore Throat – Tonsillitus Confusion

What we normal folk (as we would like to believe that we are) call a sore throat is referred to in medical terms as pharyngitis. A sore throat can be quite painful when the patient attempts to swallow food or liquids, the soreness from this can be unbearable – so therefore the sufferer tends to…

Information on Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetes Insipidus

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder that prevents the body to utilize glucose completely or partially. It is characterized by raising glucose concentration in the blood and alterations in carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism. This can be due to failure in the formation of insulin or liberation or action. Since insulin is produced by…

ISAGENIX® AND DIABETES

Isagenix®  Diabetes-Friendly Pak Suitable for Diabetic Lifestyle. Isagenix® is committed to answering the health needs of its customers, so, based on guidelines published by the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association, our Research and Development team has selected a suite of our existing products that, when used as directed by the pak instructions…

Should Obesity be deemed a mental illness in the DSM-V?

Obesity is one of the major public health concerns facing developed and developing countries in the world. Since the turn of the twentieth century, health statistics shows that the prevalence of obesity and overweight has escalated owing to a number of factors including change in lifestyle patterns. In United States, it is estimated that more…

Sphynx Skin Conditions

Contact Dermatitis: Symptoms include red, itchy bumps and inflamed skin where your Sphynx cat had made contact with a chemical or another type of irritant. It can also be caused by rubber or plastic food bowels or dishes. The best way to prevent contact dermatitis is to keep Sphynx away from areas where chemicals are…