Medical Articles

Facts About Hypervitaminosis (Vitamin Overdose) on Selected Vitamins

There are several class of vitamins each with unique chemical properties and with important biological roles to human body system. Commonly, classification of these vitamins may vary according to structural chemical composition, biological role and its solubility (fat soluble or water soluble). But whatever the biological role may it serve to human system vitamins are…

When the Dinosaurs Decided to Call It a Day

The dinosaurs when phht… over 60 millions years ago. And then, someone invented the typewriter. If, like yours truly, you’re old and decrepit, and you’re afflicted with osteoporosis or a receding hairline-as the case may be-, failing eyesight and/or hearing, then you’ll remember the ruddy contraptions. Of course, the internet generation has no idea. When…

What Are the Causes of Pain in Lower Right Back?

Back pain is a complaint doctors hear about frequently. People want information on backaches. They want doctors to treat pain in the back. Many want to know the causes of pain in the lower right back. Information about the Lower Right Back It is important to understand the structure of the lower right back if…

An Overview Of Some Sciatica Remedies

Sciatica can be an incredibly painful condition when there is nerve damage or pressure on the sciatic nerve, which is the largest nerve in the body. It runs from the bottom of the spine, through the hip, knee and to the ankle. Sciatica can be caused by a number of different things, each which need…

Cluster Headache –What Is It?

The cluster headache is a malady that affects just 69 out of 100,000 people in the population-much fewer than those who suffer from migraines, sinus headaches, or one of the many other types of headaches. This is probably why it was not really recognized by the medical community until the last 150 years or so…

Alice in Wonderland Costume for Kids

Preparing your kids for the Halloween can become very nerve wracking, all the more when you realize that you hardly have the time to make one from scratch. A ready to wear costume is your best answer. But with the many choices out there, choosing the right one could be another minor problem. Do you…

How To Cure A Fever Blister Fast

Fever blisters, also known as cold sores, herpes labialis and herpes simplex 1 are more common than you may think. It’s estimated that nearly 80 percent of the population has the herpes simplex 1 virus. I unfortunately am one of them. Like most people it is contracted at a young age from parent or relative…

How To Cope With Mental Illness

Any  mental   illness  is a concern, no matter how docile or severe the effects on the sufferer are, however many people who have developed  mental  problems throughout their lives go on to live fairly normal and successful lives. Just because you have a mental disorder such as paranoid schizophrenia or split personality disorder, there is…

How to Relieve Headache & Migraine Pain While Pregnant

Pregnancy is three trimesters on a big hormonal roller coaster. For some women, these changes in hormones can bring blessed relief from migraines, especially in the second and third trimester. But for others, the hormonal fluctuations of pregnancy can be the trigger that causes migraines. So what’s a woman to do to find headache relief…

Tips for Stopping Dog Itching

It is believed that many dog owners often see their pets scratching here and there but have no idea to stop dog itching. Most people consider dog itching as some kind of natural instincts of it, and some think that may be his dog gets skin allergy which can be cured only by some anti-allergy…

Chinese Medicine for Alopecia Areata

Alopecia areata is considered to be an auto-immune condition in which the body’s immune system, specifically the white blood cells, attack the hair follicles, leading to hair loss, which can be on the scalp or elsewhere. In most cases of alopecia, the hair falls out in small round patches about the size of a quarter.…

Common Causes of Hair Loss in Teenage Girls

Hair loss among teenage girls is becoming more prevalent, and it is happening at an alarming rate. Girls as young as thirteen are becoming confused and afraid as they find more strands of hair in their brush, on their pillow, in the shower and lying all over the floor. At the same time they are…

About the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel – the name seems to sound ancient and noble, right? It was centuries ago when Toy Spaniels became popular pets, especially pets of the royal family. A Blenheim-coated spaniel was the children’s pet in the household of Charles I thus named King Charles Spaniel. The early spaniels had longer, pointier snouts…

A Quiet Hairdryer

After spending many years hairdressing, haircutting and blow drying the hair, I am sure my hearing is not what it was. Deafness must be rife, not only within my industry but in other industries that produce “White noise”. If you know of any ways that I can reduce this background or white noise, please let…

Expressing Yourself Through Collocation

People communicate with each other to convey what they want to express to other people. Most often, communication is through verbal form where two or more people exchange words and ideas. However, other people also communicate through sign language, especially those who are deaf mutes. In communicating, there are people who are very fluent in…