Medical Articles

Short Term Effects of Bulimia

People often ask me about different side effects of bulimia: about short term, long term and the most dangerous ones. This article is about short term effects which appear soon after bulimia begins. People are also interested if the short term effects are 100% reversible or not. Well, probably most of the short term bulimia…

Low Blood Pressure – When Is It Too Low?

When is our blood pressure so low that it is at a dangerous level. Low blood pressure can be more of a problem if it falls below a manageable level, so it is important to monitor your levels constantly if you suffer with this disease. An acceptable reading that is considered normal for blood pressure…

IPL Machines With SHR Technology

IPL, or Intense Pulsed Light machines have been around for a while now, and are mostly used for hair reduction. A couple of years ago, Elight appeared, which allowed the Therapist to treat darker skinned clients with less discomfort and better results. Elight is a combination of two parts of the EM spectrum, that being…

Book Review: The Catcher in the Rye

Trust me, till I was done with three quarters of this book, I wasn’t really too impressed. I would have given it 3 stars at most and not think about recommending it to anybody. I mean, I could relate to Holden’s angst at the hypocrisy of adults, the painful small talk of all the “phony”…

Heal Yourself With the Tissue Salts

How does your body heal itself? I guess we all sort of know that our bodies are self generating, self repairing mechanisms, but we seem to lose sight of that for a lot of the time. We are constantly getting the messages that we need this pain relief and that drug. Maybe what we really…

Dog Health Problems: Bone Diseases That Haunt Your Rottweiler

Rottweilers are calm, steadfast canines that do not get friendly with strangers. Rottweilers are inclined to a number of joint and bones problems. Here is a list of bone and joint diseases that affect the Rottweiler and their symptoms. 1. Hip Dysplasia This is a genetically inherited disease that affects Rottweilers. Along with genes, over-vaccination…

Can Osteopaths Treat Indigestion?

Indigestion is a condition that many people suffer from. It is very common therefore you should not really be too worried if you have it. However, if the episodes appear frequently, you need to start consulting a doctor to confirm your condition. The question is what kind of doctor should you consult? Many people would…

20 Environment-Related Diseases

There is a strong link between environmental degradation and public health. The occurrence of these diseases are on the increase as environmental degradation worsens. Below are 26 diseases and ailments related to the environment. Allergies and Asthma Many people today suffer from allergies; sneezing, with running noses and itching eyes from pollen, dust and other…