Medical Articles

Shortness of Breath – Anxiety & Panic

Probably the most common symptom of them all with anxiety & panic is shortness of breath; some also describe it as a smothering sensation, or feeling like they are suffocating, like there is no air around them. This is often the first symptom that will trigger off a panic attack. As soon as the sufferer…

Brown Camphor Oil – Production, Properties and Uses

Camphor oil is derived by steam distillation method from the Camphor tree Cinnamomum Camphora Sieb. The tree is largely grown in China, Japan, Taiwan and Australia. The crude oil is made of at least 50% camphor in it, which can be separated from the oil by cooling and centrifugation. Camphora is a pest xenophyte tree…

Risks and Rewards for Derma Fillers

If you are worried about the skin on your face making you look older, then you may be able to take steps to smooth your skin and make yourself look younger. One of the procedures that you may be interested in is having Derma Filler injections to try to smooth out your wrinkles. There are…

Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cysts – What Exactly Are They?

If you’ve done any research at all about cysts in the ovaries, you’ve undoubtedly learned that functional cysts are by far the most common. These cysts occur as a natural process of the menstruation process and, although sometimes annoying and painful, they’re relatively harmless and oftentimes will resolve on their own without medical intervention. Functional…

5 Ways to Deal Successfully With a Drunk Person

Knowing how to deal with a drunk person can be a challenge especially if you have little to no experience with problem drinkers. Here are 5 key tips that will help you manage the inebriated in the best possible way. Make sure they stop drinking. The first thing that you need to do is to…

Fake M&M’s

Are you really sure that your favorite snacks are actually manufactured by the companies who’s names are on the wrapping? Did you think that fake merchandise from the Far East only referred to wrist watches, CD’s, DVD’s and designer Labels? If you have never thought about this question in depth, it may be time to…

Is Table Salt ‘Really’ Bad for You?

Salts are essential for life. However, common table salt and the salt found in processed foods are not the same as the salts needed by the body. Table salt is not natural salt. Too much of it is supposed to be harmful to health. Table salt is the ionic compound sodium chloride, which may also…

Contagious Nature Of Bronchitis – How True Is It?

To know whether bronchitis is contagious or not, you need to know something about the types, causes, and symptoms of the disorder. What is Chronic Bronchitis? In chronic bronchitis, there is inflammation of the mucosal membranes of the bronchial tubes due to infection, a condition that leads to an excess in the production of mucus.…

The History of the Ficus Tree

The genus of the Ficus contains 800 species and 2000 varieties of trees, shrubs and vines. These plants are grown in many different climates including the tropical forest, the Middle East, Africa and the United States. With the wide array of ficus trees available, you can actually find them almost any place in the world.…