Medical Articles

Maintaining Healthy Cholesterol Levels Using Antioxidants

Maintaining healthy cholesterol levels using antioxidants is beneficial. Integrating antioxidants into your diet and exercise regimen will significantly affect your cholesterol levels and your overall health. How is that possible? Let's have a look. High blood cholesterol is defined as Hypercholesterolemia and is the presence of high levels of cholesterol in the blood. This is…

5 Ways to Control Your Blood Pressure

How to Control Blood Pressure Blood pressure is the force at which blood pumps from the heart into the arteries. A normal pressure reading is less than 120/80 mmHg. Is there any possibility to manage your blood pressure levels without depending the medicines? Yes, an indispensable part of managing high pressure is healthy lifestyle. Apart…

How to Deal With High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a medical condition that affects millions of people and can result in more serious conditions if untreated. High blood pressure alone is something that most people simply live with, but over time, it becomes a risk factor for heart attacks, heart failure, strokes, or even aneurysms. There…

A Simple Introduction to Migraine Headaches

In the North Americas today about 10% of the population, or some 28 million Americans', suffer from migraine headaches. They are about three times as common in women as they are in men and are also often seen in children and adolescents. Despite the fact that these often-debilitating headaches are so common, almost half of…

Guide to Sinus Headache Relief

Paranasal sinuses or simply known as sinuses are those air-filled spaces in your forehead, cheekbones and bridge area of your nose. The word sinus is a Latin word, which means “pocket.” The sinuses produce a thin mucous that usually drains out down the nose. When it’s inflamed, the flow of mucus is hampered causing inflammation…

ABA Therapy and Data Collection

For decades, ABA Therapy has been the most effective form of treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorders. With many years of research having been conducted and showing time and again the effectiveness of the method, there is little doubt why it is the only treatment for Autism that most insurance companies will cover. One of the…

Helping Babies Adjust to Hearing Aids

When a baby needs a hearing device, the adjustment period can be quite tricky for both parents and child. While the parents understand the importance of helping their baby adjust to hearing aids for ideal speech and language development, the baby simply understands that a foreign object is now in her ears, and she is…

Anorexia and Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy

Abstract It is well known that most anorexic girls have over-controlling parents who find it impossible to not be involved in every aspect of the girl’s life. However another aspect has recently come the attention of psychologists and that is the parent with Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSP) in which one or more of the…

The Health Benefits of Herbal Supplements

Herbal supplements have been around forever, but only in recent years have they received the kind of attention they deserve. Although doctors have ignored the potential health benefits of herbs and natural remedies for quite some time, they are now starting to realize that they can in fact treat and often cure a variety of…

Concierge Medicine – Is it For You?

The last time you called your doctor’s office, how long did you have to wait for a reply? How long do you usually have to wait to get an appointment or wait for a prescription to be called in? When you get to the office, how long do you spend in the waiting room and…

Masturbation Clubs: An Erect Penis Adventure

A man with an erect penis and no partner nearby is very likely to end up engaging in a bit of masturbation, a thoroughly enjoyable activity that is usually quite satisfying. Yet sometimes a man may be a bit put off by the “solo-ness” of self-stimulation and may therefore enjoy exploring masturbation clubs as an…

Eat Right to Lower Your Cholesterol

The results of LDL (Low Density Lipoprotein), HDL (High Density Lipoprotein), triglyceride and total cholesterol. By doing so, the doctor will be able to determine if the patient has health problems. If one or more of the mentioned are not on its normal level, the doctor will give the patient some advice on how to…