Medical Articles

Extra on the Pathophysiology of Lymphedema and on Lymphedema Clinics

First – The function of a lymphatic system: The primary capabilities of the lymphatic system are the elimination of proteins of excess molecular weight and immunological position (an infection, cancer). In case of lymphedema, the excessive molecular weight proteins stay in the interstitial fluid, causing a rise in interstitial oncotic pressure, causing edema. The absence…

Endometriosis and Candida

Endometriosis is a chronic condition which occurs when tissue similar to that of the lining of the uterus (endometrium) is found in locations in the body outside of the uterus. This endometriosis tissue may be found on the ovaries, outside of uterus, the bowel, the bladder or the pertoneium. This tissue begins to grow in…

Coronary Artery Calcium Scans Detect Early Stages of CAD

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in men and women in the United States. Approximately 50% of acute myocardial infarction's occur in people without any history of coronary artery disease. Sudden cardiac death is often the first sign of coronary heart disease. Coronary atherosclerosis is a slow progressive disease that oftentimes goes unrecognized…

Recent cases of Tuberculosis

According to scientific studies, three million people die from Tuberculosis every year. A number of around eight million new discovered Tuberculosis conditions appear per year and 95% is estimated to be in developing areas. Countries like those in South America, Africa or Asia have the highest susceptibility to Tuberculosis due to the low living standards…

Is There a Correlation Between Cell Phones and Brain Tumors?

There have been many studies conducted that indicate that there could be a correlation between cell phones and brain tumors. As a matter of fact, these studies actually lead medical professionals and other types of specialists to believe that there is, in fact, a relationship between the development of brain tumors and frequent phone use.…

Natural Pneumonia Treatment – Part 1

Pneumonia is a serious infection of the lungs that can be caused by any of a number of different infectious agents, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and mycoplasma. The infection causes tiny air sacs in the lung area to become inflamed and filled with mucus and pus, inhibiting oxygen from reaching the blood. Lobar pneumonia…

Lupus – What It Is and What To Do?

Lupus is an inflammatory, chronic, autoimmune disease; it affects the connective tissue and blood. There are two kinds of lupus. SLE (Systemic lupus erythematosus) this one is very serious and can be fatal. This is a condition that affects the body’s organs in addition to the above-mentioned connective tissue and blood. DLE (discoid lupus erythematosus)…

Homemade Canning – Best Kinds of Soup for Home Canning

Canned soup is delicious and easy for lunches, dinners, and even snacks. Store-bought soup often contains large amounts of sodium and even hidden ingredients such as monosodium glutamate, yeast, and unknown spices and added artificial flavorings. Soup done by homemade canning is not only healthier, it is less expensive than the store-bought versions and you…

Bronchitis And Pneumonia – Various Differences Explained

It is very difficult to understand the differences between bronchitis and pneumonia. Both diseases of the lower respiratory system and have an equally adverse effect on pulmonary air passages. Proper knowledge about the difference between pneumonia and bronchitis facilitates correct diagnosis, a factor that is of utmost importance in the effective management and treatment of…

Classification of Values

Education is a social process; Education is growth; Education is not preparation for life; Education is life itself. — John Dewey The prosperity of a country depends not on the abundance of its revenues, not on the strength of its fortifications, not on the beauty of its public buildings; but it consists in the number…

The Chiropractic Subluxation Story

I attended chiropractic college way back in the 1970s when the profession was all about the detection and correction of spinal subluxations. This may sound funny to those of you who still go to a chiropractor who corrects subluxations with spinal adjustments. You see, even within the profession, this term has become unpopular with some…

Broken Nose – What is This Fracture?

A broken nose is a type of fracture or break that occurs on the bone of the patient's nose. This article briefly mentions general details about the condition, including some possible symptoms, underlying medical causes, diagnosis methods, and options for treatment. If you suspect a broken nose, or complications arising from one, please look for…

Signs Of Cerebral Palsy

Signs of cerebral palsy are often shown in the way a child motor skills. In most cases, children with cerebral palsy show varying signs of the illness that may range from mild to severe. Cerebral palsy can be detected before 18 months of age. Within such time, a normal child learns how to sit, crawl,…

Analysis Paralysis – The Mindset

So you are probably reaching the point in your business where you're still wanting to learn all you can get your hands on, but not sure how to transfer this information into progress. So instead of taking a chance you tell yourself that you'll just listen to one more training call, or finish one more…