Medical Articles

Special Education Has Changed Over Time

Special education has been assisting students with learning disabilities in the United States education system since the end of World War II. The first push for special education started when a group of parent-organized advocacy groups surfaced. In 1947 one of the first organizations, the American Association on Mental Deficiency, held its first convention. That…

Dukan Diet Menu – What Can I Eat on the Dukan Diet?

Have you heard of the new French diet? The latest import from France, the Dukan Diet is altering the way people think about dieting. Doctor Dukan created a method that offers more than flavorless cardboard fake food and it is not a heart-attack waiting to happen with fats and fatty steaks. During the Dukan Diet,…

Common Sources of Back Pain

These days more and more people are complaining about back pain. Back pain can originate from the spine or the muscles. The spine is mobile and consists of bones and discs made of cartilage and a jelly like substance. In the center of the spine is the spinal canal which houses the spinal cord which…

Rosemary Leaf Claims to Improve the Brain

Rosemary (rosmarinus officinalis) is a Latin name meaning dew-of-the-sea. It is a small evergreen shrub found growing in Portugal, Mediterranean areas like Morocco, Spain, Tunisia, and in France. It is a wood-like plant with rigid branches and a fissured bark. The leaves are needle-like and dark green. It has pale blue flowers that contain volatile…

5 Strategies For Fast Sciatica Relief

The sciatic nerve is the largest and longest nerve in the body. The sciatic nerve begins in the lumbo-sacral region (L-4 through S-3) of the spine, as five nerve roots from L-4 through S-3 leave the spine and merge into one large nerve that travels across the buttocks (the gluteal muscles) and down the back…

How To Deal With Hypothyroidism

According to the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), at the end of 2010 an approximate number of twenty-six million Americans suffer from a thyroid disorder. That means 8.5% of the entire U.S.A population. Moreover, statistics emitted by the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) reveal the concerning fact that one in 4,000 babies born with…

Learn How To Get Rid Of A Cold Sore

Before we touch on how to get rid of a cold sore I am going to go over prevention. As they say “Prevention is better than cure” There is no one active way to prevent cold sores completely, however you can greatly reduce the frequency they occur or help to prevent getting the virus, which…

One of the Best Treatments For Psoriasis is Homeopathy

The best treatments for psoriasis are those which work by raising the level of your immune system. Psoriasis is a skin condition with a redness, an itch and a scaly skin. Everyone has slightly different symptoms, and so everyone should be treated with the most appropriate medicine for their unique expression of the condition. Typical…