Medical Articles

Urine Analysis and Laboratory Tests

The data of Urine analysis usually taken are divided into two; qualitative and quantitative data of Urine laboratory tests. As their names imply, qualitative tests is to test for the qualities of the Urine such as colour, transparency, etc, while quantitative test, try to find the amounts of some indexes in the Urine such as…

Advanced Bodybuilding Workout Routine For Monster Mass!

As bodybuilders solidify their adherence to the rules of bodybuilding, something starts to happen. They begin to succeed. They grow like they’ve never grown. Their strength reaches new level, and their bodies reach new sizes. Consistency delivers results. And as results begin to accumulate the body is suddenly able to handle new workloads, and must,…

Cardiac Asthma Treatment – Get The Facts Right

Cardiac asthma is wheezing due to congestive heart failure and in the true sense it is not asthma. Clinically it is a condition caused by severe reflexive blocking and or by edema of the lungs. It is an asthmatic-type breathing caused by sudden blockage of the pulmonary circulation. The bronchial spasm in cardiac asthma is…

Back Pain – What is Axial Back Pain?

Axial back pain is the most common type of low back pain. It is usually non-specific – meaning that the anatomical structure responsible for the pain need not be identified because symptoms are usually self limited and resolve. Unlike other low back issues, this type of pain does not travel into the buttock, legs and…

Jerusalem’s Best Hospitals

Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, lies in the Judean Mountains nestled between the Mediterranean Sea and the Dead Sea. Together with East Jerusalem it forms the largest city of the country. It is a great tourist attraction for religious and cultural reasons. Bikur Cholim Hospital is situated in the heart of the city at the…

Everything You Need to Know About Physiotherapy

It is a suitable form of treatment for people of all ages, as it helps them to minimize their pain and take the peaceful path to recovery. 1. Various areas of Physiotherapy Physiotherapists are actually well trained to heal care professionals who specialize in musculoskeletal problems. Some of the areas that this healing technique covers…

Acid Reflux and the Phrenic Nerve

“Doc! Since you started adjusting me I haven’t had any acid reflux!” I hear this almost every day. It’s either heartburn, acid reflux, tightness in the chest or whatever. This even happens in cases that have persisted for years. Recently, one patient happily informed their medical doctor about the abrupt stop to 15 years of…

Martial Arts – Pressure Points on the Body

In my last article I covered pressure points of the arm. In this article I will discuss points on the rest of the body. I understand that there are about 108 pressure points or tsubos used in the martial arts. Great! I can easily memorize the location of just 108 points, right? Not so fast…