Medical Articles

Bipolar Disorder In A Nutshell

Bipolar disorder, formerly called manic-depressive illness, is one of several disorders known as mood disorders. Mania and depression alone or in combination are the hallmarks of the mood disorders. Mania is characterized by a feeling of euphoria in which the individual has grandiose ideas, exhibits boundless energy, needs little sleep, and exhibits great self-assurance. While…

Who, What, Where is a Wen?

Mimi: Your boyfriend probably has a Sebaceous Cyst. The old name was a Wen. Each hair follicle has a sebaceous (oil) gland attached to it. The oil should pour into the hair follicle and wick up the hair shaft to keep the hair shiny and lubricate the skin. If the follicle or pore gets clogged,…

Scoliosis Bracing – Potential Side Effects With Use of Boston Brace

Numerous recent studies have challenged the use of spinal bracing for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis as a nonsurgical treatment strategy to prevent curve progression mainly due to lack of empirical evidence supporting its long term effectiveness and also due to psychological problems directly attributed to scoliosis brace wear. The most common scoliosis brace utilized in the…

Herbal Healing for Cat and Dog Diabetes

Natural herbs have been used over the ages to manage blood-sugar levels in humans, without using insulin. Only recently has cat and dog diabetes become a problem due to lack of exercise combined with improper food habits. Here is my list of four healing herbs you can use to help your furry diabetic friend. Cat…

Manic Depressive Episodes And Scientology

Scientologists believe that chemical imbalances do not exist. In their view manic episodes should be treated with periods of introspection and audits; a notion which is particularly bizarre and scientifically untenable. Chemical imbalances do exist in the brain. Everyone has them, not just those with clinical instances of mental illness. A perfect chemical balance would…

Covert Earpieces: Proper Cleaning and Maintenance

Covert earpieces are not cheap to buy, therefore it is essential to make these essential bits of kit last as long and operate as effectively as possible. To this end, regular cleaning and maintenance are key. The following 5 tips will ensure your earpiece lasts just as long as it should: 1. Give it a…

How You Can Lower Your Diabetic Sugar Level

Lower your diabetic sugar level while learning to control your diabetes is crucial to maintaining a healthy normal life style it is possible in fact to live healthier after realizing you have diabetes with proper care. First off when it comes to diabetes you have to begin with accepting the fact that you have a…

7 Things That Can Cause Hemorrhoids, and How We Can Avoid Them

If you’ve ever suffered from hemorrhoids, you know that it is a very painful, and embarrassing condition. When hemorrhoids are severe, the sufferer may not even want to participate in daily activities. Having hemorrhoids can reduce self confidence, reduce sex drive, and increase irritability. Hemorrhoids can be caused by numerous different factors, but here are…