Medical Articles

Dangers Of Eating Bad Meat

In the kitchen working with meat is already known as dangerous. You have to be careful of so many things. Like making sure to not to leave the meat out too long while it defrost. Or checking to see if the meat is pass it’s due date. This can be very dangerous since meat is…

How to Strengthen Your Lower Esophageal Sphincter

The lower esophageal sphincter (LES) muscle is situated between the stomach and the esophagus (throat). It opens to allow food to pass from the esophagus into the stomach. It closes to keep food and acid from flowing up from the stomach into the esophagus. Acid is produced in your stomach to help break down food…

Heartburn Can Be Easily Cured

Do you suffer from heartburn, reflux or burping? Perhaps you rely on a medicine to help settle your tummy. I have written on digestive disorders on several occasions previously, but this time I would like to write specifically on a little bacterium called Helicobacter pylori. Helicobacter pylori bacterial infection is recognised as the most prevalent…

Compression Bandages and Their Use

A bandage is a material that supports the body and allows it to heal itself. A compression bandage is a little different from the ordinary bandage as it is used to apply pressure to the area that is healing. The pressure thus applied performs a number of functions. It prevents swelling and edema. It increases…

Getting Rid of Anxiety Naturally

While the precise cause of a panic attack is somewhat mysterious, there are an abundance of situations that are believed to trigger a sudden bout of intense panic or anxiety. A panic attack is a combination of disturbing symptoms that often imitate the sense of a life-threatening situation of a heart attack. Even though panic…

Is Life Better For Us Than It Was For Our Forefathers?

In many ways I would say that living in this modern world is better but in many ways too it seems that our forefathers had a better life. Today we have radio, television, telephone, computers and hundreds of gadgets that our ancestors never had nor could imagine possible. So we enjoy these things enormously. However…

Kennel Cough Causes and Treatment

Kennel cough is a fairly common disease and is also called the dog common cold. Dogs who are frequently boarded or are exposed to humid conditions have a higher susceptibility to catch kennel cough. Many vets recommend that dogs be immunized with bordetella vaccine once every six months. Kennel cough is not transmitted to humans…

What Are the Hidden Symptoms of an Asthma Attack?

How will you know if you or a loved one is having sudden attack of asthma? There are different attacks of asthma symptoms. These can be any of the following: Coughing This is one of the common symptoms of asthma. You or your loved ones may experience coughing which gets worse during the night. Take…