Medical Articles

5th Disease

When it comes to diseases, there are many that can cause harm to the people. There are several diseases that are quite harmful but the best part is they are curable. However there are some diseases that are non curable and that is the point of concern. There are several diseases that are caused by…

Gallbladder Disease Symptoms

Gallbladder Disease Symptoms are often confused with heartburn symptoms but knowing more about gallbladder pain and symptoms will help you find out if you are experiencing gallbladder problems and how you can find treatment. A major difference between gallbladder symptoms and heartburn is that heartburn should only occur now and then, if you are experiencing…

Essential Oils – Manuka-New Zealand’s Ti-Tree Oil

Manuka (Leptospermum scoparium) is in the myrtle family of botanical plants. The oil comes from New Zealand where it has had a long history of use by the Maori people. The essential oil is extracted by steam distillation from the leaves of the plant. Manuka plants are bushy shrubs that grow wild. The best Manuka…

What’s A Dislocated Shoulder?

The human body consists of different joints. These joints allow movements that enable you to walk, to move your arms and to do various physical activities. However, too many movements may not be healthy for the joints. If you always use them, the joints can wear out and become unstable. One example of a commonly…

Personal Injury – Dislocated Joints

When an individual suffers a severe blow to one of his or her joints, he or she may be left with a dislocated joint. Unlike a subluxated joint, a joint   dislocation  is a complete separation between two connected bones. Dislocated joints are often painful and may have long-term effects. In many cases, individuals suffer  dislocations …

Fracture Treatment for Bones

With the advancement in medical sciences the options for bone fracture treatments have also increased. For a broken or fractured bone to heal appropriately, the bone should be first realigned. Some years ago, casting or splinting happened to be the sole viable treatment alternatives and were utilized even when they were not the best ways…

What Is Nasal Fracture Surgery?

It’s no surprise that the nose is the most common broken bone on the face. It’s just jutting out there waiting to be broken, and typically, blunt force trauma is the culprit, i.e. a fist fight or automobile accident. Unfortunately, though, this common occurrence is very unpleasant and painful, and in some cases, may require…

What is Medical Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a very old Chinese medical art. It is a technique of inserting and manipulating fine needles into specific points on the body with the aim of relieving pain and for therapeutic purpose. There are many approaches to learning and practicing it. Medical acupuncture is the term used to describe acupuncture performed by a…

Sore Throat Caused by Post Nasal Drip

Suffering from post nasal drip is bad enough but when you get sore throat on top of that, then everything will seem just a bit short of a disaster. The good news is that treating your post nasal drip also helps banish your painful throat. Even if you are unsure if your aching throat is…

Do You Recognize the 10 Early Warning Signs of Candida Infection?

Candidiasis, commonly known as candida or yeast infection or thrush, is a fungal infection ranging from superficial, such as oral thrush and vaginitis among women and superficial infections of skin and mucosal membranes by Candida causing local inflammation or discomfort common in many human populations, to systemic and potentially life-threatening diseases like those that develop…

Get Rid of Herpes? Yes You Can

Herpes is a disease that is easily treated if you know how. I know many of you are struggling to find an answer to this disease. But, guess what? This is not a disease but an immune system problem. Your immunity could not handle herpes when you became exposed which caused you to get your…

Diabetes and Alcohol – The Ugly Twins

The main objective of a diabetic patient is to control his sugar level. The food and beverages that we consume will have an effect on that control. Some food and beverages have even a bigger effect. Alcohol is one of them, and has a direct influence on diabetes management. Alcohol should be wisely used. Alcohol…

Video Gaming – Childhood Obesity

The connection between video gaming and childhood obesity has been catching a lot of attention in today’s modern world. Instead of engaging in strenuous physical activities such as sports, children are spending more hours indoors glued to television and computer screens playing video games. Can we blame children for getting addicted to the games? As…

Horse Riding Exercises – Circles and Bends

Every horse riding exercise is based on the circle exercise. Circles help the horse to be able to bend equally in each direction, and this also helps the horse maintain straightness. Circles are a very important part of any dressage test – a dressage test at all levels will include combinations of circles of varying…