Medical Articles

What To Drink To Relieve Heartburn Symptoms

Though there are many different ways a person can combat the pain and discomfort that comes part and parcel with acid reflux problems, there are simple steps that can be taken to help keep pain to a minimum. Though these will sometimes need to be used in conjunction with medication when the case of reflux…

Decreasing Water Retention

Suffering from water retention or edema? Need to get rid of the excess water by decreasing water retention, or want to jumpstart your body to do so? It’s not that hard – and you can even explore doing it yourself, without needing to see a doctor or professional. Edema can be both unsightly and can…

A Wedding or a Marriage?

This is a topic romanticized so much in literature and movies, that every little girl is almost forced to have rosy ideas about that day when she will tie the knot. Starting from the dress, the ornaments, the decoration and of course the whole arrangement has to be grand. The focus on the event becomes…

Why Are Isochronic Tones So Popular?

Isochronic tones are popular because life is hard. There you have it. Life is no ball of wax (you’re not surprised by that are you?) and isochronic tones, the most effective brainwave entrainment on the market today, can make it not so hard. Our life today is defined by the need to excel at everything.…

Sodium Chloride Impregnated Dressings (Mesalt)

There are few products designed to absorb large amounts of exudate from wounds. Mesalt, a gauze dressing permeated with crystalline sodium, is made specifically for such wounds. The following will enable you to learn more about these dressings and how to use them. Product Overview Mesalt uses a wicking action to draw fluid and debris…

What Are Fibroids and How to Treat Them

Fibroids are non-cancerous tumors of the uterus composed of muscle and fibrous tissues. When the normal uterine cells grow abnormally, it will develop into a benign tumor. Fibroids are also called fibromas, myomas, or leiomyomas. These are not associated with uterine cancer and in fact, they usually do not develop into a cancer. Uterine fibroids…

Information on Tetanus

Tetanus is a potentially fatal disease: it acts very quickly and often kills before the body’s natural primary response can take place. There are about 1million cases of tetanus a year with between 300,000-500,000deaths. It is a global problem because tetanus spores, which cause the infection, are everywhere. However, due to vaccination programmes, tetanus is…

The Correlation Between Heartburn And Headache

Pain in the chest, stomach acid rising to the throat and a sour taste in the mouth are the basic symptoms most heartburn sufferers have to deal with. It gets even worse when you lie down. Dealing with heartburn is bad enough, but put back pain or a headache in the mix then you feel…

What You Need to Know About Environmental Threats

Greek philosophers commenced theorizing about the nature as composed of elements like water, earth, ether etc. This nature or environment has always been a jamboree for the inquisitive souls. This is precisely the reason that man has left no stone unturned to explore it. In talking about nature and environment related issues, the foremost question…

Imperialism and Patriarchy in the Poems of John Donne

John Donne was an English poet and satirist who began writing in the sixteenth century. Particularly known for his inventive metaphors, brazen use of language and tonal shifts his works resonate with various cultural themes, patriarchy and imperialism being some of them. By definition patriarchy refers to the centrality of male authority over all social…