Medical Articles

How to Solve the Illegal Drug Problem

Use of illegal drugs is a big problem that has a very simple solution. It is a simple matter of eliminating the profit motive. The only reason people are involved in drugs is because of the profit potential. If there were no profit in producing, smuggling, and selling illegal drugs there would be no problem.…

Chinese Herbal Medicines – Advantages and Disadvantages

The intake of Chinese herbal medicines is mainly done in three ways. A patient can take them as tablets, as decoctions or as a granule powder. Chinese herbal medicines have their advantages and disadvantages. One of the advantages is that Chinese herbal medicines have been used and perfected for thousands of years. This is very…

Injections – How Much is an ml, cc, IU?

In many countries, steroids are legal and even can be purchased over the counter. As a results many of these injectable anabolics are administered by the user. Below is information aiding in the conversion of such drugs. This article does not endorse the use of illegal drugs. I. U.= international unit. This is a unit…

Arterial Insufficiency Ulcers

Perhaps you are like many health care professionals, and find it difficult to differentiate between venous and arterial ulcers. If so, the following article should help you to learn how to recognize and treat arterial ulcers, also known as ischemic ulcers. What is an arterial ulcer? Arterial ulcers are ulcers that occur as a result…

VigRX Contains All Natural Safe Ingedients

Did you realize that VigRX does NOT contain Yohimbe? VigRX is the best that historic remedies and advanced remedies have to offer! The VigRX formula is THE greatest herbal supplement for penis improvement . And it does not contain the controversial Yohimbe! Why not Yohimbe? “Why not,” you inquire? Yohimbe is among the most talked…

How To Avoid Anorexia Nervosa

The purpose of this writing is to keep you or anyone you know from dying from extreme anorexia nervosa. It is a guide to help you recognize the symptoms and stages of the disorder and seek help yourself or intervene with someone you know if you suspect the disorder is at work. The earlier you…

Cancer Remission: What Is It Exactly?

Many people seem to have a distorted and incorrect definition of the word “remission,” as it is used in relation to cancer patients. Most commonly people seem to believe that going into remission means that the patient is successfully treated and safe. However, according to the American Cancer Society, cancer remission is a “period of…

How to Treat Crohn’s Disease

Information about Budesonide and Crohns Treatment Budesonide is one of the glucocorticoid steroids, a class of steroids which takes its name from two facts: they play an important role in the body’s metabolism of glucose; and they are produced in the adrenal cortex. In addition to being naturally-occurring, this important substance is also available in…

Famous Indian Authors and Their Books

Indian authors have been widely read for their vivid portrayal of the diverse culture and the modern ones owing to their representation of more cross-over, global India. There is Mulk Raj Anand, a pioneer of Anglo-Indian literature to follow for his realistic depiction of lower castes. Then, Arundhati Roy deserves to be read as a…

How Is Frac Sand Used

What is Fracking? Fracking is a common, or slang term, for hydraulic fracturing. Hydraulic fracturing involves drilling into the earth to obtain energy rich natural gases from the shale rock below. First, a hole is drilled vertically. Once the shale layer is reached, the drilling is completed horizontally, or parallel with the shale rock layer.…

How to Prevent Stress Fractures

Few injuries have as much negative impact on a runner’s training program than a stress  fracture . The treatment involves the cessation of running for six to eight weeks (12-15 weeks in severe cases) to allow the bone to heal. Stress  fractures  affect elite and recreational runners alike. Women’s marathon record holder Paula Radcliffe has suffered…

All About Cerebral Palsy

What is CEREBRAL PALSY (CP)? Cerebral Palsy is a term describing a condition where a trauma caused to the brain adversely affects the motor skills of a child. CEREBRAL refers to the BRAIN; and PALSY is “Lack of required muscle control”. Putting it together it is “Lack of muscle coordination caused by trauma to the…

How-to Succeed Against All Odds

Last year, I won my division at an AAU sanctioned Powerlifting meet (squat, bench press and deadlift). Not bad, considering I have a rare muscle disorder called Periodic   Paralysis . I’m not anything special, but I do know a secret that you can use today to start succeeding against all odds in your own life. It…

Defective Medical Devices Lurk in Waiting

Across America, hundreds of people were having hernia surgery and being implanted with a hernia patch. Sounds fairly straightforward, but apparently something went terribly wrong with the Kugel mesh hernia patches. They had a nasty habit of rolling up and wrinkling after being inserted. The problems with the Kugel mesh hernia patches didn’t start to…