Medical Articles

Moscow’s Best Hospitals

Moscow is the most heavily populated city in Europe as well as the world’s seventh largest city. As Russia’s capital, this mega city is considered the political center of the country. Additionally, Moscow is the culturally significant as well due to the numerous World Heritage Sites located within the city. As a result of these…

Cutting Edge In Medicine- Alternative Medicine

Alternative  medicine  is a practice used to replace conventional alopathy. Alternative  medicine  involves spiritual, religious, metaphysical, innovative approach to healing. Alternative  medicine  are almost 500 in number. To name few alternative  medicine , are herbal  medicine , acupressure, behavior health, homeopathy, Chinese herbal  medicine , non-medical massage therapy, cranio-sacral therapy, hypnosis, guided imagery, chelation therapy, acupuncture, folk remedies,…

All About Vacutainer Tubes

Historically, Vacutainer tubes in glass were invented by Joseph Kleiner in 1947. They are being manufactured and marketed by BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) since 1949. Vacutainer is a registered trademark of Becton, Dickinson and Company. The plastic version, known as Vacutainer PLUS, was developed at Becton Dickinson Research Center, RTP, NC during 1991-1993, by…

Instrument Transformer

The instrument transformer are special type of transformers these transformers are defined as the transformer intended to supply measuring instruments, meters, relay and other similar apparatus. In the measuring large current in a do circuit current and voltage is measured by using low range ammeter with a suitable shunt. For measuring high voltage high resistance…

Causes of Numb Feet

Numb feet are the result of damage of peripheral nerves in a condition known as peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral nerves are the extension of the nerves from brain and spinal cord which get affected by peripheral neuropathy resulting in tingling sensation, pain in the extremities but more commonly the feet. Peripheral neuropathy first results in tingling…

Diarrhea and Fever

Diarrhea is a condition or a disorder, which causes the discharge of frequent stool which is loose, liquid and soft; thereby the frequency is increased of a person’s excretion rate. Diarrhea takes place or happens to a person, when the intestine does not absorb much fluid or when the intestine creates excessive fluid. Having diarrhea…

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most prevalent of all cancers. When our body comes in the contact of sunlight there may be chances of skin cancers. and it results in sunburn and blistering. There are three forms of skin cancer: o Squamous Cell Carcinoma – This skin cancer may appear as a bump or as a…

Effective Toilet Aids for the Disabled

Toilet aids are essential for people with different kinds of disabilities. These simple handicap devices greatly help in making bathrooms more accessible and increasing the user’s mobility. This short article takes a closer look at common bathroom installations that can effectively help individuals with disabilities. 1. Adjustable Shower Chair One of the most popular bathroom…

Yeast Rash

A yeast rash is a slightly raised or bumpy rash that is pink to red in color that is caused by an active yeast infection. Yeast infection rashes can be found in several places in the body including the diaper area (for babies), the penis and groin (for men), the vulva and vaginal area (for…

Thoracic Back Pain – Pain Under Left Rib Cage

Thoracic back pain below the left rib cage is a problem for all those in agony of this pain. Doctors consider any regular pain as a very grave disorder that needs instant notice and treatment. Arrangement of the rib cage is contains the sternum-breastbone, thoracic vertebrae and ribs and the coastal cartilages that joins the…

Acute and Chronic Bronchitis

Bronchitis is the inflammation of air passages that lead directly to the lungs. There are two main types of bronchitis: acute and chronic. Either of the conditions can be aggravated by exposure to inhalants that irritate the lungs, such as cigarettes and air pollution. People who have other underlying medical conditions such as heart or…

Choosing the Right Shoulder Sling

The shoulder is a commonly injured joint and to effectively rest it following aggravation, a shoulder sling is required. The glenohumeral joint is the articulation between the ball at the top of the arm bone and the socket that is part of the shoulder blade. It offers a very high level of mobility, allowing movement…

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…