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CRF Design

A Case Report Form (or CRF) is a document or electronic questionnaire used specifically in clinical trial research.The CRF design is a medical test method that is paramount to a successful clinical trial. The method identifies the company, record points, system, pattern, motive(s), and technological explanation of the projected test. Characteristics of the test are…

Alternatives to Traditional Medicine

Although I appreciate the value that traditional medicine brings to health care, I am passionate about a life-changing philosophy that speaks to the core of man and has been proven through the ages. This philosophy differentiates the kind of medicine I practice from that which most physicians practice. The body is a self-healing organism. It needs the…

How-To – Refilling a Fountain Pen

The refilling of fountain pens can be done through different ways. In the USA alone, there were patents issued for Button, Click, Lever, Matchstick and coin types of refill. All of the above methods were applied to get to inject a little pressure and force or deflate the plate inside the pen to allow ink…

Food Allergy Alert: Even a Trace Can Kill

It happens-and probably more often than you might think. Indeed, every three minutes someone with a food allergy reaction ends up in an emergency room. That makes for more than 200,000 such visits every year. And that's both a very big deal and a growing problem, though no one is sure why. Says the CDC,…

How to Overcome Fear of Getting Cancer

Fear getting cancer? You're not alone. The fear of cancer is one of the most prominent long-term anxieties plaguing modern man. A UK non-profit survey has recently demonstrated that more than 15% of UK citizens consider the fear of cancer to be their greatest fear. In many individuals, this fear can result in such debilitating…

Improving Your Immune System to Fight HPV Symptoms

HPV also known as Human Papilloma Virus are more than 100 types. A little known fact about the HPV is that, the symptoms are treatable while the virus itself is not curable. Human Papilloma Virus is the known cause of Genital warts, Plantar warts, common hand warts, Flat warts and juvenile warts. In infected people,…

Health Insurance Coverage For Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a paroxysmal condition of the brain affecting neurological systems and characterized by a susceptibility to recurrent sporadic seizures. Seizures are events associated with abnormal electrical discharges of neuron in the brain. In most patients, this condition does not affect intelligence, however some episodes can be life threatening. Epilepsy usually occurs in patients younger…

Dealing With Anger in Children

I often get parents ringing me up to ask me how to deal with anger in their children. From my experience, Anger Management problems generally exist in children between the ages of 13-20 years. Usually there has been an anger outburst (e.g., one sibling threatening the other sibling with a knife) and the parents want…

Family Related Health Problems – Inherited Illness

Family related health problems fall into two categories: physical and mental illnesses or syndromes. There are several types of illnesses in both categories that are genetically inherited, often passed down strictly through either the maternal or paternal side of the family genealogy. One example of a family related disease of a physical nature is that…

Identifying the Causes of a Headache

To be honest, whenever I get a headache relief is about the only thing on my mind. I suspect we're all the same in this department, but that could be injurious to our long term health. Headaches can be caused by many things and some of them could be life altering. There are also some…

How to Regrow Hair Damaged by Hair Extensions

Hair weaves and extensions when worn frequently can cause thinning and other hair loss conditions such as traction alopecia. Depending on the method of attachment, the damage caused could be anything from moderate to severe. Hair weaves based on the cornrow or track method when worn regularly can lead to traction alopecia because of how…

Hair Loss Treatment – Hair Laser Therapy Explained

Hair Loss Treatment – Why Hair Laser Therapy Can Stop Hair Loss An effective hair loss treatment has to address the underlying causes of hair loss to which it is being directed. While it is easy to believe that hair loss, especially in men, is just a natural occurrence due to genetic factors, modern research…