Medical Articles

Controllable Risk Factors Of Infectious Diseases

There are hundreds of pathogens present in the environment capable of causing infectious diseases in humans. Some of these diseases such as HIV/AIDS and Ebola are highly dreaded where death is the only way of getting rid of the infection. Most of these diseases occur as a result of certain risk factors that can be…

Dog Training Tips – Pooping in the Car

GoodLuck How to Stop Dogs from Pooping in the Car Travelling with dogs should be an enjoyable experience, but it’s messy and stressful when the dog is prone to carsickness or has a habit of using the backseat as a bathroom. The messes need not be an inevitable part of car rides, though. A few…

Is Cholesterol Healthy or Unhealthy?

‘Bad’ LDL cholesterol and ‘good’ HDL cholesterol – the former kills while the latter is beneficial to health. Some people are extremely fit and lead healthy lifestyles, yet have high levels of LDL and very low HDL levels. What is going on? The truth is that no one knows everything about the workings of cholesterol…

Cause of Heart Palpitations May Not Be What You Think

I occasionally see patients complaining of a fluttering heart, a sense of fullness in the chest, a pounding heart or skipped heartbeats. These sensations, also called heart palpitations, occur when the electrical system in the heart malfunctions. This malfunction disrupts the natural rhythm of the heart (arrhythmia). Usually, irregular beats are harmless. As a matter…

Excitotoxins – The Link Between MSG and Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Diseases

Dr. Russell L. Blaylock, the author of Excitotoxins: The Taste that Kills, (Health Press, 1997) continues to draw the link between special amino acids he calls “excitotoxins” (such as Monosodium Glutamate or MSG) and various slow developing neurodegenerative diseases such as Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases in chapter 5. Originally, Dr. Blaylock points out, scientists…

Melanoma – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer and develops from the cells producing the skin pigment called melanin. Melanoma usually manifests as a change in an existing mole or as a new, unusual looking growth on the skin. Excessive exposure to sunlight or to ultraviolet radiation; a history of sunburn; fair skin; irregular-shaped…

C4 C5 Bulging Disc

A C4 C5 bulging disc can be a very stubborn health condition to correct. This article will discuss what a C4 C5 bulging disc is, what causes it, common symptoms associated with it, as well as the most common treatment options available for your condition. In order to understand what a bulging disc is, we…

Indoor Air Quality – 10 Ways to Keep Your Home’s Air Clean

Nitric acid, carcinogenic formaldehyde, volatile organic compounds, gaseous radioactive isotopes, toxigenic mold spores; they might sound like items from some Bond villain’s shopping list, but in actuality they’re just a handful of the common airborne pollutants found in high levels throughout American households. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates air quality in the average…

Change Your Paradigms Change Your Life!

Paradigms are the way we see life: they are our governing belief systems. They are the driving forces behind every decision we make and are responsible for the persona we all currently portray. There are many different interpretations of the actual meaning of a paradigm. Basically a paradigm is “…a constellation of concepts, values, perceptions…

A Significant Breakthrough in Physiotherapy Treatment

At last… A challenge to all back ache sufferers in Singapore who think that it is impossible to cure back ache! Here is an advanced physical therapy treatment that the physiotherapists in The Pain Relief Practice are helping many devastated back ache sufferers reduced their pain and avoid a back surgery. Thanks to this new…

Best Testosterone Boosters: Side Effects

The best testosterone boosters that you could get are a healthy diet and exercise. Testosterone is a hormone that is created mainly by the testes of a man. Testosterones are accountable for the increase in the secondary sexual characteristics in the males. A tiny quantity of it is present inside the body of females too.…