Medical Articles

Gertrude Stein: Melanctha

I slept with Gertrude Stein, but I’m not gay. It had been a controversy in my temples, this “gay” thing, but I’m not gay. It is because I read gay books, I work with gays, and I just love their sense of being true to themselves; but I’m not gay “Because gays,” says a psychologist…

Tennis Training For Clay Courts Versus Hard Courts

How can your training influence your performance on clay vs. hard courts? Does tennis training specific to different surfaces improve performance? How do you improve your stroke performance on hard courts? While the study discussed below evaluated elite level tennis players, the concepts are applicable to the average or recreational tennis player as well, the…

How Smoking Affects the Bones

If you or a friend are a smoker, this information should be very valuable to you. For several years, my friend, Sally has been trying to cut down on smoking. She started by smoking one less cigarette per day for a whole week. And then the next week, she cut down one more. But before…

Long Sleeve Tops: Work Up A Fashion Rage

Winter is running its normal course and fashion-mongers across the world are looking for something that can keep them protected from chill and yet exude a style statement. Their wish is being fulfilled exceedingly well through a long sleeve top. They are pretty laid-back in their style and are also great on-the-go apparel. Much like…

What is Lupus?

The answer to ‘what is lupus’ is a multi-fold response. In some cases the response may be that lupus is an inflammatory autoimmune disease. In autoimmune diseases the immune system of the body no longer performs its beneficial role properly. Instead of only protecting the body from infection the immune system begins to attack the…

Sarcoidosis Cure – Natural Treatments For Sarcoid

Looking for a sarcoidosis cure? It is often true that nothing works better than natural treatments when it comes to finding a sarcoid cure. There is an array of contemporary medicines available these days, however, they all come with their share of side effects, many of which can actually make the condition worse. Alternative Sarcoidosis…

General Symptoms of Cancer

Some of the generalized symptoms of cancer are as follows: Note: These symptoms are very general and vague. Having one or two of these does not necessarily mean that someone has cancer. • Persistent Fatigue: One of the most commonly experienced cancer symptoms is fatigue. Usually occurs when the cancer is at an advanced stage…

Combatives Technique – Chin Jab

One of the techniques we teach in combatives is called the Chin Jab. The Chin Jab is essentially a palm strike, and there are various and sundry palm strikes in many systems. I think this is a very special flavor of palm strike that is perfect for fights that are extremely close range. It is…

Maruti Alto Car Review

For the smaller families and people with a fairly low budget the Maruti New Alto is the perfect choice. The compact hatchback gives a secure feeling to the driver and the people sitting in the car. The car is easy and economical on maintenance too as the spare parts of Maruti are very affordable and…

Herpes Natural Treatments Are Crucial For Your Health

What is Herpes? Herpes refers to a family of viruses. Almost everyone carries one or more of the most common herpes viruses that occur in people (pets have different types than you do). The most well-known types are: HSV-1 (cold sores) HSV-2 (genital herpes) HZV (chickenpox and shingles) Six additional types round out the human…

Sore Throat Home Remedies – Read More About It

There are a good number of ways that you can relieve a sore throat at home. Sometimes you are unwell and cannot access a professional doctor due to varied factors that can run from finances to a poor weather. You should not be worried about the sore throat. There are some sore throat home remedies…

Symptoms Of Mono, Relapse And Treatment

There are just so many diseases out there. Many people are already worried that because of their constant interactions with so many people they will become at risk to many types of communicable and infectious diseases. Many of these diseases can be acquired by merely shaking hands with another person, talking, etc. You can only…

Inflammatory Arthritis

Among several ailments that a person can have, arthritis is one of those that can hardly be prevented and unluckily, it develops while a person ages and may get even worse as time goes by. The term arthritis refers generally to all types of inflammation in joints and degradation. Even though there are lots of…

Preventing Obesity?

Chronic rapidly increasing obesity has become a major public health problem in industrialized countries. The World Health Organization (WHO) has called obesity epidemic first non-infectious history. Its management is seen as a priority, and even more so than being overweight affects individuals of younger and younger. Data collected by WHO showed that nearly half of…