Medical Articles

Vitamin E For Hair Growth

Promoting hair  growth  is somewhat similar to promoting the overall health of the human body. There must be adequate nutrients and vitamins to prevent hair loss, and for the hair to grow properly. If you want hair to grow faster, be sure to consume vitamins that will aid in providing more oxygen to the scalp…

Normal Cells vs. Tumor Cells

 Tumor  cells vary from normal cells in several basic ways. First, the division of normal cells is tightly regulated by special cell signals. With  tumor  cells, it’s as if the signals are no longer produced or perhaps they are no longer received. Research involving cells is often accomplished by removing the cells from an individual…

Pneumonia – Playing Hide and Seek

Here is an important question clinicians need to ask. When can you have a pneumonia and not see it on a chest x-ray? You can have a patient who is clinically sick because of a pneumonia, but when you do an x-ray you just don’t see it there. There are three answers. One is dehydration.…

How to Colon Cleanse – 5 Expert Tips

If you’re considering colon cleansing for the first time, the choices can seem overwhelming. Herbal cleanses, oxygen cleanses, fiber programs, specialized diets, fasting and more are all on the colon cleansing market. No matter what kind of cleanse you end up doing, you can improve your results with the advice in these 5 tips. 1.…

Shingles Symptoms – and Treatments

I can remember quite clearly some forty years ago when a friend told me that her husband had Shingles, and how that he was in great pain, and covered in a terrible rash. At this point I thought nothing about it until recently I was reading an article which compared different types of pain, and…

All About Bronchitis

Bronchitis is a respiratory system disease that is mostly found in the cold seasons. This is mainly because bronchitis is caused by viruses that also give us the flu or the cold. Bronchitis can also be caused by a bacteria, but this is not a very common bronchitis case. The bronchial tubes have linings that…

Shoulder Injuries in Sportsmen in India

The shoulder joint is one of the five major areas of the body involved in sports injuries. Sportsmen who over use the shoulder in throwing or overhead activities as in cricket bowlers, volleyball, Javelin throw, after a fall, gymnasts are all at risk of developing shoulder injuries. It can be injured to falls on the…

Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement Surgery

If you’re considering hip surgery, you can reduce recovery time and pain with minimally invasive hip replacement surgery. The surgery involves an anterior approach to the hip. Traditional hip replacements performed in the U.S. use the posterior or lateral/posterior approach. Over the years, a smaller incision with the traditional approach has been used and is…

Fractured Teeth and Transillumination

Shining the Light on Tooth Fractures Teeth are strong, and by practicing good home care with regular professional cleanings and check-ups you are working to keep them strong! But, however diligent you may be at using these procedures, thus protecting your teeth cavities and erosion, we still cannot guarantee that accidents won’t happen, and unfortunately…

Bones, Balance and Cancer

With more birthdays, many women, myself included, struggle with bone loss and loss of balance. Bone loss is often exacerbated by IV and oral drugs used to treat cancer. Although these drugs may be very effective and necessary they add a twist to the struggle for gaining and maintaining bone health. Good balance goes hand…

Cerebral Palsy Exercises – Causes of Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a condition that involves a group of disorders affecting the body movement, balance and posture. It is caused by abnormal development or damage in some parts of the brain that is responsible for muscle tone and motor activity. Cerebral palsy usually occurs in infancy or early childhood which results in slower growth…

Proper Nutrition With a Hiatal Hernia Diet

It is vital that people with a hiatal hernia eat a proper diet packed with the right nutrition and full of ingredients that do not irritate or upset their condition. A hiatal hernia diet is one that an individual must develop and keep over their entire lives in order to properly treat the condition. It…

Treatments For Osteoporosis

If you are one of the 10 million Americans who has been diagnosed with osteoporosis or one of the 34 million Americans with low bone density, no doubt you have talked to your doctor about treatment options. A spine or hip fracture resulting from osteoporosis can be devastating, so it is important to being treatment…

Sore Throat Home Remedies Treatments for Relief

Sore throat home remedies are many and varied and range from the ridiculous to the medically tested and proven. With this common recurring condition many sufferers have their own favourite sore throat treatments that seem to work for them. The condition is medically known as pharyngitis but is generally called a number of different names…

Having a Tonsillectomy

Although many people have had their tonsils removed or know somebody who has, not everybody knows exactly what the tonsils do. The nurse wearing women’s scrubs can tell you all about the procedure when you go see her at your local doctor’s office. Tonsils are lumps of tissue that are located on either side of…