Medical Articles

Feeding Squirrels The Right Way

Few people realize the importance of feeding squirrels a well balanced and nutritious diet. After all, they’re only squirrels! Good squirrel nutrition is very important for some very logical reasons. There are people who love to hate squirrels, but squirrels play a very important role in our world. For those who take the time to…

Home Health Coding – History of Pressure Ulcers

Question: Should we go for V67.x (Follow-up examination following surgery) rather than a condition code for a healed stage 2 ulcer that we’re following for observation owing to newly healed status but are recertifying for observation? Should we make use of the follow-up code in lieu of the actual condition that now is resolved? Answer:…

Heartburn and Upper Back Pain

You might think that the heartburn you are experiencing is causing you unbearable pain and irritation. However, you will be surprised to find out that some people who suffer from heartburn experience upper back pain as well. Heartburn and top of spine pain are often related. Although there are many possible causes of tpp back…

A List of MRSA Symptoms

Aside from the usual signs of a staph infection like a reddish abrasion that refuses to heal, and is causing you pain, a MRSA has other symptoms that sets it apart. MRSA symptoms are from an infection that will not heal because of an immunity or resistance to the drug treatment. Thus, even if surgical…

Blood Pressure Lowering Drugs and Their Harmful Side Effects

I’m making this article to outline the four basic blood pressure lowering drugs doctors most commonly prescribe and their harmful side effects because…hypertension or high blood pressure is a condition which can’t be ignored. It is in fact a very life threatening silent killer where medication must be prescribed. Please keep in mind that prescription…

The Role Of An EEG Test

What is an EEG Test? If we go about with the definition of an Electroencephalogram Test or an EEG Test is basically used to evaluate the complete electrical activity in the brain. It is our brain cells that always communicate with each other through some electrical impulses. Hence, an EEG Test, can be used to…

Frankincense Essential Oil Proves to Be Anti-Cancerous

Frankincense (Boswellia carteri) trees were considered extremely valuable during ancient times and their location was often a matter of state secret. Egyptians used the incense to fumigate their homes, for ritual incense and the oil for cosmetics. It was used as a holy anointing oil and as a general cure-all for all diseases. It was…

Be a Cynic When Choosing a Medical Clinic

So you’re in need of a medical clinic? It’s a broad term. What is it you are looking for? Below are several different types of medical clinics and descriptions of what each specializes in. When searching for a medical facility it is best to have all the information possible. Medical Clinic 1 The Urgent Care…