Medical Articles

The Jungle by Upton Sinclair

In Upton Sinclairs’, “The Jungle,” an extended family of Lithuanian descent, immigrate to turn of the 20th century America with the good intentions of working hard and prospering. After settling into the meat packing district of Chicago and finding jobs, the family quickly finds themselves brutally repressed by the packers they work for. Blood is…

Ovarian Cancer Symptoms

Cancer of the ovary, a disease affecting one of both of the ovaries, is one of the most serious and under-recognized ailments affecting women. In United States, it is considered as the fifth among the most fatal gynecologic cancers (affecting the female reproductive organs). It is said that in every 57 women, one may be…

Owner’s Guide to Mouth Rot in Iguanas

Mouth rot in iguanas is also known as stomatitis.  This condition is characterized by inflammation of the mouth.  This usually causes swelling and bleeding of the oral tissues.  So, what exactly causes stomatitis in iguanas? Causes Most reptiles develop mouth rot because of stress, which weakens their immune system and opens them up to infection. …

Strange Signs of Pregnancy – Very Early Pregnancy Signs

Most women are aware of the common pregnancy symptoms. Most women while planning their pregnancy are prepared to face these earliest signs of pregnancy. But majority women are unaware and not prepared to face these unusual pregnancy symptoms. Only some women are aware that signs of pregnancy are extremely unpredictable. These signs of pregnancy increase…

14 Effective Home Remedies for Cough

Read this article to know the best Home Remedies for Cough. First of all let me tell you what is Cough? Coughs caused by the common cold, or flu, generally clear up after a small number of days. Cough can be a troublesome problem for the patient and the physician similar. Cough is an important…

5 Funny Personal Injury Lawsuits

Have you ever heard a news story about a personal injury lawsuit that sounds so absurd and ridiculous that you can’t help but laugh? There has been a handful over the past few years that have gotten some press. These are the lawsuits where, even if he or she was seriously injured and wins the…

Deep Tissue Massage – Muscle Tendon & Ligament Relief

Deep Tissue Massage or myofascial release is a massage technique that focuses on releasing restrictions in the deeper layers of the muscles, tendons and ligaments. Deep tissue massage releases chronic patterns of tension in the body through slow strokes and deep finger pressure on the contracted areas. Using slow strokes and deep pressure or friction…

Addictions Recovery Measurement & the Seven Dimensions Model

Introducing a Multidimensional Recovery Measurement Model for Addictions The sun was thought to revolve around the earth for 1500 years. It was not until a European astronomer named – Nicolaus Copernicus first formulated a modern heliocentric theory of the solar system that we began to change our thinking. This insight ultimately ushered in a major…

Diabetes in Astrology

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder of the endocrine gland pancreas. When we eat, the pancreas automatically produces the appropriate amount of insulin to break down the sugar into glucose which is the main source of energy. Diabetic people’s pancreas either produces little or no insulin, hence excess glucose build up in the blood which overflows…

Fat Cat Facts

Obese – Meaning cats that are 20% or more, heavier than their ideal weight. Overweight – Meaning cats that are between 1-19% heavier than their ideal weight. o It is estimated over 50% of the UK’s cats are overweight. o 20-30% of these are Obese. o Cats between 2 and 10 years old are more…