Medical Articles

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…

Hearing Test for Kids

Getting a hearing test for children is not always the easiest of processes. The problem is, kids need to have the best possible ability to hear since it is key to their ability to learn well into the future. If you want to have your child’s ears examined, but are unsure how he or she…

How to Kiss the Neck

Possibly one of the most underrated abilities available in a man’s repertoire of seduction. Definitely overlooked as an ability in a WOMAN’S repertoire of seduction, the neck kiss can evoke amazing results if done correctly, and if the recipient happens to be particularly sensitive in their neck, there’s no telling what may happen! How to…

Spastic Diplegia – Symptoms and Treatment

One form of spastic   cerebral   palsy  is known as spastic diplegia. This form is occasionally called Little’s Disease and affects the movement of the upper or lower half of the body. Like other types of  cerebral   palsy , it is caused by damage to the brain. In many cases it is unknown how the damage was…

Becoming a Real Estate Investor 101

It’s a new year, you have made that New Year resolution that you will be financially free,you want to be a real estate investor. You have bought the books and have been to the seminars,you are ready to go out and build your real estate empire. You come across your first deal, you double check…

Dialysis – Side Effects and Dangers

Dialysis, which is primarily used to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function is a life saving treatment for those with end stage renal failure. However in both forms of Dialysis Peritoneal Dialysis and Hemodialysis the patient may experience certain side effects from the treatment. Side Effects Of Peritoneal Dialysis: In Peritoneal Dialysis a…

Four Main Causes Of Back Pain

Back pain can be mild and temporary, or severe and sustained. It can affect different parts of the shoulders, back and neck and greatly inhibit normal function. Lower pain is among the key reasons why people look for pain management solutions and according to statistics, as many as four out of every five individuals are…

The Causes of Sciatica

It is important to understand that sciatica is not a disease but rather a symptom caused by a set of other underlying factors. Firstly the most common cause of sciatica is a protruding disc or herniated disc which causes pressure on the sciatic nerve. A herniated disc is caused by being displaced as well as…

Hip Baths

The hip bath is one of the most useful forms of hydrotherapy. As the name suggests, this mode of treatment involves only the hips and the abdominal region below the navel. A special type of tub is used for the purpose. The tub is filled with water in such a way that it covers the…

The "Best" Frozen Shoulder Exercise

The most frustrating problem I encounter when treating a patient with frozen shoulder is apathy. When the patient arrives for their first therapy session they are usually in desperation mode because of the sleepless nights they have encountered over the past 6 months due to shoulder stiffness and pain. They are willing to do just…