Medical Articles

Heart Attack – You Must Know What Causes It

What actually causes heart attack? Heart attack or who is also known as myocardial infraction is death of heart muscle from the obstruction is suddenly on the result of coronary arterial thrombosis. Stoppage on taking arterial blood and oxygen from the heart muscle that causes the heart muscle injury. Injury in the heart of this…

Hemangiosarcoma – A (Usually) Silent and Deadly Canine Cancer

November is Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Among the most deadly of canine cancers is hemangiosarcoma, or cancer of the blood vessels. Hemangiosarcoma can either present as skin cancer, which can be successfully treated if caught early enough, or as cancer of the internal organs, particularly the spleen or the heart. The prognosis for splenic or cardiac hemangiosarcoma is…

Complications With Walking Pneumonia

Walking pneumonias, also referred to as mycoplasma pneumonia or atypical pneumonia, results due to an infection by a pathogen known as Mycoplasma pneumoniae. This form of pneumonia is mild and not as severe as other types of pneumonia. The symptoms develop and surface slowly over a period of one to three weeks. Often the symptoms…

Tips for Chest Congestion

Symptoms of chest congestion are easy to identify. Main symptoms are chest tightness and chest pain. Symptoms can be listed as under; Chest pain Coughing Runny nose Wheezing Discomfort Loud noises while breathing Blood in cough Shortness of breath Labored breathing Dizziness This can easily be cured by home and herbal remedies. Home remedies are…

Symptoms of Bronchitis and Bronchitis Natural Cures

The symptoms of bronchitis manifest as severe coughing, shortness of breath and often times a fever of 101 to 102 may persist for 3 to 5 days after which the symptoms of bronchitis subside. Bronchitis is usually preceded by an upper respiratory infection. The cough can either be dry and painful or produce purulent sputum,…

Ready to Change: An Organizational Readiness Checklist

An email from a far-flung correspondent brought this question: “I know that there are certain times when an organization is ready to change and when it doesn’t make sense to try. Is therea rubric or evaluation tool that I can use to assess an organization’s readiness for change? What are the indicators I can look…

Rib Pain From Cracked Ribs

The terms “fractured ribs,” “broken ribs” and “cracked ribs” are used interchangeably by most people. But generally speaking, a cracked rib is usually considered to be a rib that is fractured but not completely separated at the bone where the break has occurred. Rib pain from a cracked rib can be quite intense. There are…

A Fatty Liver Diet Menu – What Should You Eat?

Fatty liver is a very common disease in developed countries, even though it is not very known. Though it can be a very light disease and only cause tiredness or some nausea, it can grow into cirrhosis and complete liver failure and increases the risk of obesity, high cholesterol, and diabetes. For this reason it…