Medical Articles

Computer Power On Self Test

Once the computer is powered up, the first job is to check whether all the components of the computer are properly working or not. This job is done by BIOS through a series of tests known as Power On Self Test (POST in short form). POST is carried out by BIOS which resides on the…

Statins – A Quick Drug Study

Statins are prescribed medications given to people who have uncontrollably high levels of blood cholesterol. Doctors usually prescribe this type of drug to help prevent and reduce the chances of acquiring life threatening conditions such as heart disease and stroke. Statin or HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors are a type of medication specifically designed to lower cholesterol.…

Drug Use – Advantages and Disadvantages

Rampant, often unchecked use of drugs is a malaise that has been plaguing our society, and especially our younger generation for quite some time. It has grown quickly from a psychological bad malaise, a bad habit to a dangerous social evil, and in many countries, invite strict punitive action. Countries across the world try to…

Female Sexual Ayurvedic Medicines

Female sexual problems prevent her from experiencing satisfaction from sexual activity. Lack of desire, pain during intercourse, inability to reach sexual climax are some of the sexual problems they face. Many factors like medical, physical and psychological reasons; diet and lifestyle contribute to sexual problems. Few Ayurvedic Remedies are: 1. Healing qualities of Shatavari are…

Information About Vitamins

Vitamins are known as organic compound which is used as a nutrient in small amounts in many organisms. The word vitamin emerged from two words that is 'vital' and 'mineral'. In the same way a compound is called vitamin when the synthesized process is done insufficiently in organisms and as a result it is obtained…

Holistic Medicine As Compared With Other Medical Practices

Holistic medicine is health care that comprises all the aspects of one’ s personality to obtain the optimum state of wellness. It encompasses the process of looking into the wholeness of the person including nutritional, physical, environmental, spiritual, lifestyle and social values. Holistic medicine includes virtually all treatments and diagnosis known to achieve balance in…

Natural Bodybuilding Get Big or Die Trying

The other day I received an email from an earnest young man named Dustin (name changed for identity purposes). Now Dustin, like most young men in their late teens and early twenties, was looking to put on an extra ten or twenty pounds of muscle to fill out his frame. Dustin like many men his…

Tattoos and Diabetes

I was recently asked a question on our website that I thought deserved a lengthy answer. J.C. of Buffalo, NY asks: “I have diabetes and I take insulin. Is there any reason I should be concerned about getting a tattoo?” So, J.C, you’re thinking about getting a tattoo, but you have diabetes. Is this a…

Divorce in the UAE

The purpose of the Family Guidance Committee is to try and reconcile the parties before separating them under Article 98 of the Personal Status Law. The family guidance counselors are not legally trained, but have experience in mediation and counseling. For Muslims in the UAE, divorce is the cancelling of the valid contract of marriage…

The Choking Game

Parents Have You Heard of This? New Trend or Not? Parents heads up! The Choking Game is played by children by the dozens. From young grade schoolers to college students this deadly game children play is almost always unheard of by parents. It is the number one comment parents make when their child dies from…

Early Diagnosis For Breast Cancer

With the advances in cancer research and an aggressive media campaign to provide breast cancer info to the general public many more women are seeking early diagnostic exams and helping to lower the instances of mortality, which breast cancer statistics are showing. However, less than 20 years ago, many more women were finding cancer diagnosis’s…

Handicapped Equipment to Improve Quality of Life

You can live an excellent quality of life even with a handicap by choosing the right handicapped equipment made for your needs. The better the match, the better you’ll be able to handle and control the things in your life. But first, you need to talk to your doctor, find out what your personal needs…

Cleaning the Ears

When it comes to the attention people give to their ears, it can be seen how there is a lack of proper care with 12 million Americans not getting treatment out of the 16 million who are suffering from hearing loss. Here’s a rundown on some of the most common ear problems. Because of ear…