Medical Articles

Correct Coding of Skin Lesions

Procedures on skin can be some of the most difficult to code because of the many categories of lesions, location of lesions, number of lesions, diameter of lesions, incomplete documentation, and the terminology used by physicians. Here are some guidelines for correct coding of skin lesions: Lesion Categories Lesions are categorized as skin tags, warts,…

What Causes Shortness of Breath?

Shortness of breath is also known as Dyspnea which is one of the scariest conditions that happens to human beings. Shortness of breath occurs if you cannot get enough air inside the lungs. If it occurs in severe condition, then it is recommended to consult with your doctor as early as possible. Shortness of breath…

10 Simple and Natural Home Remedies For Asthma

Asthma is a long-term disease that has already affected millions of people all around the world. It is generally caused by allergies to certain substances such as dust, gases, smoke, pollens, foods, animal dander, cold weather, environmental changes, etc. Coughing, wheezing, difficulty in breathing, and tightness in chest are some of the major symptoms of…

Benefits Of Honey And What Is Wild Forest Black Honey?

Honey is a natural antiseptic which is effective to wounds healing by killing the bacteria on the wounds. Other than anti-bacterial,honey also draws body fluids and nutrients to the wound area that can accelerate the healing.Honey has been popular for thousands of years due to its unique nutritional content. It is a natural antiseptic which…

Top 7 Tips To Relieve Wrist Pain

You may not realize just how important your wrists are until one of them gets hurt. There are basically two types of wrist injury. One is acute, such as a sprain or a fracture. The other is overuse, caused by the repetitive motion of activities such as typing. The overuse injury that most often affects…

World Disable Day

The world is moving towards progress in every walk of life. But when we look towards societies, it feels as if some thing is still missing. Money, power, lust, etc., is the wish of every human being to attain. But we can’t deny this fact that we all are bounded with loads of social problems,…

Risks and Benefits of Plastic Surgery

Despite the slow economy in the United States, more Americans than ever are having plastic surgery. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) over 13 million procedures were performed last year. That’s up by 5%. The most common surgeries are breast augmentation at 318,123, liposuction at 289,016, and blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery…

Acute and Chronic Sinusitis Treatments

It is estimated that 35 million people in the U.S. suffer from sinusitis. It is a major source of misery for the sufferers and can lead to depression, anxiety and mood disorders. Acute Sinusitis Definition Acute sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses) also known as acute rhinosinusitis does not last for more than 12 weeks. Causes…

Vitamins For Menopause – Three to Keep the Weight Off

Women going through menopause are at risk for becoming overweight or obese. As your hormones fluctuate, it becomes harder to redistribute fat evenly across the body, and you may start putting on weight on your abdomen. If you don’t watch your diet and lifestyle, weight gain can easily lead to obesity, which can place you…

Treatment For a Dog Itchy Skin Problem

Does your dog have dry itchy skin that he just can’t stop scratching?  Is he relentlessly biting and licking these areas with no relief in site?  By now, more than likely you’re feeling helpless with you dog’s itchy skin problem.  You know there’s just got to be a simple solution that doesn’t involve dragging your…

Heat Therapy at Home For Managing Muscle Pain

Heat therapy is an effective way to treat muscle stiffness and pain. Warming muscle tissue increase blood flow to the tissues which increases the supply of oxygen and nutrients to the muscle tissue and helps flush out toxins that cause soreness. The most common forms of heat application at home these days are using a…

Babchi Oil and Seeds – Fact, Figures and Remedies

Because of its medicinal value and popularity it is known by many other names around the world as below Latin: Psoralea corylifolia English: Babchi, Purple Fleabane, French: Psoraléa, Arabic: Mehlab-Aswad, Persian: Waghchi, Sanskrit: Vakuchi, Bakuchi, Hindi: Babchi,Chinese: Bu gu zhi,German: Bawchan The plant is commonly found in China and India in dry and arid conditions,…