Medical Articles

Decoding Heart Attack Symptoms and Signs

There has been an increasing awareness in the niche of identifying and seeking first-aid treatment for Heart Attack Symptoms. This is largely because cardiovascular problems, including heart attacks or myocardial infarctions, have become a public healthcare problem across the world. What Everybody Should Know About Heart Attack Symptoms Contrary to popular belief, most of the…

Signs Of Heart Disease

Not every indication of heart trouble is preceded by flashing lights and ringing bells, and the signs of heart disease can be somewhat subtle in their appearance. However, person who are at risk for heart trouble should be knowledgeable of them as being conscious of the signs of heart disease can be a lifesaving experience.…

Brain Tumor – There is A Cure

To a layman, brain  tumor  is basically cancer of the brain. Medulloblastoma, ependymoma, glioma, teratoma, atypical teratoid rhadoid  tumor , etc, are names associated with different types of brain  tumor . In simple terms, brain  tumor  is no more than uncontrolled growth of cells forming a lump in the brain. Just like any other form of cancers,…

Pneumonia Symptoms And Treatment

If bacteria cause the pneumonia it can usually be treated with antibiotics. Viruses don’t respond to antibiotics; if your pneumonia is the result of a virus antibiotics enable you to help prevent any secondary infections. Doctors treat pneumonia in line with the type of pneumonia an individual has as well as other individual factors, such…

Asbestos Killed My Husband

He was only a child when it begun -and he played as children do- in his yard with his toy cars and tip trucks But his sand was asbestos blue… In December 1999, my husband and I were walking home from a game of lawn bowls when I became aware of his shortness of breath.…

Cold Sores Photos

Pictures say a thousand words. It takes a keen eye to realize this. Fever Blisters are caused by Herpes simplex virus- 1 (HSV-1). It is a disease that affects anyone in any part of the world. Once in the body, the virus attacks the nerve cells, travels towards the ganglia and stays dormant. The virus…

Which Is Better, Shield or Vest?

Preppers and survivalists are always on the look out for additional ways to provide security and safety to their family or group. As I was sitting here at my computer I began to think about the issue of security. It occurred to me that a question could be raised as to which would be better…

Finding Construction Defects in Your Home

Building defects in homes in Kingston Jamaica may be considered to be a failing or shortcoming in the function, performance, statutory or user requirements of a building and might manifest itself within the structure, fabric, services or other facilities of the affected building. Defects Classification 1. Defects affecting habitability – broadly any defect that diminishes…

The Nose Bones Into The Brain Martial Myth

There is an urban legend, or martial art myth, that seems to never go away. Even though there are those of us who write about it being a myth, or urban legend, it still pops up in various forms in different novels, movies, and television shows. I even remember it being told in one of…

Forceps Delivery Birth Injuries

Complications during child birth, such as a large baby, a breech position, or prolonged labor, sometimes require the use of forceps to safely deliver the baby. However, if proper medical procedures are not followed while using forceps, birth injuries such as nerve or brain damage can result. Forceps use in childbirth is permissible when the…

So You Want to Launch a Product?

Launching a product can be one of the most lucrative and successful moves that any entrepreneur can make. It can also be one on the most confusing, overwhelming, and stressful projects that you ever complete. The number and series of tasks that are part of a successful product launch can certainly cause paralysis in any…

Drinking Water – Step 1 in Weight Loss

Want to lose weight easily? The simplest solution and first step to weight loss should be to properly hydrate your body. How much water do you drink daily? Our body is made up of about 60% – 75% water. As the water is used by the body, it is flushed out through the kidneys or…

Indications and Contraindications for Ultrasound Therapy

Ultrasound therapy is a popular method of treatment for chiropractors, physical therapists, and other medical care providers. It involves transferring sound waves with frequencies greater than the human sound spectrum (above 20 kilohertz) into a patient. The energy that is transferred with the sound waves can be used to treat focused, isolated areas of tissue…