Medical Articles

Stress Causes Of Shingles

Shingles (herpes zoster) can only occur in people that have previously had Chickenpox. Chickenpox is never completed eradicated from the body and lies dormant. It can be reactivated at any time by a number of causes, one of which could be excessive stress. The result is normally a localised rash which could be painful or…

Why Does My Cat Bite Me First Then Lick Me?

If you’re a cat owner you’ll sometimes be puzzled by your cats behavior, especially when they give you a nip or bite and then lick you straight afterwards. This kind of behavior is very normal among cats as it’s regarded as a sign of affection and not aggression. What your feline friend is trying to…

Lipoflavonoid: Tinnitus Remedy or Not?

Lipoflavonoid and Tinnitus Back in 1961, a company came up with the perfect solution to combat the signs of tinnitus: the name was Lipoflavonoid tinnitus. For people who have been experiencing tinnitus for a long time, this could be the answer to their prayers. If people think this is the wonder drug, it is not.…

Hearing Loss Treatment – Dealing With the Condition

The kind of hearing loss treatment that you get will be determined by the diagnosis your doctor gives you. The diagnosis will determine the real cause of the problem and this makes it easy for the doctor to recommend a suitable treatment method. To deal with the condition, the doctors usually deal with the underlying…

Noises in the Ears

Noises in the ear also known as Tinnitis or continues to baffle modern science for a cure. The symptoms of severe tinnitis include sounds in the ear like bells, whistles, sirens, cicadas, chirping, or even muted thunder. Tinnitis often becomes worse at night when background noise is low. At this time tinnitis can become so…

How to Improve Your Imagination

Your imagination is a fundamental part of your mental armory, and should be developed to your advantage. Well the good news is, that you can quite easily develop your imagination by following the suggested methods below. The writer Somerset Maugham, once said ” Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful…

Elements of Design

We see design everyday, whether it’s good or bad design. Whatever style a space is evoking, traditional or contemporary, there are certain elements that always stay the same, these are the Elements of Design. These things may sound a bit trivial but they surround us everyday & may give clues why a space speaks to…

How to Know If You Have Brain Cancer

The most likely reason for asking about how to know if you have brain cancer is that the person or a loved one has experienced some symptoms that are suspected could (but hopefully not) be caused by brain cancer. There are many related questions that follow and this series is a result of research into…

Are You Sure You’re In A Relationship

Other than love, there’s probably no word more misunderstood and misused than the word “relationship.” Ask several people what the word means to them and you’re not likely to get the same answer. When I was a kid knowing the definition of the word relationship was simple. Although we didn’t use a big word, as…

Hay Fever Season

With hay fever season just around the corner, now might be a good time to reflect on some of the important facts concerning the condition, including what it is, its causes and its impact on children and adults. Rhinitis is the medical term for hay fever. In less technical lingo, rhinitis is simply an allergy…

HPV Treatment

Human Papilloma Virus is a dangerous virus that can cause cervical cancer in women and penile or anal cancer in men. But not all these viruses cause cancer because there are more than a hundred types of HPV and about forty affects the genitals of both men and women. This virus does most harm on…

Why Do People Use Compounding Pharmacies Vs A Normal Pharmacy?

The pharmacy practice has evolved to provide different types of medications for certain medical conditions. The traditional role of pharmacies has been to dispense medications to patients that were manufactured by mass market manufacturers. These pharmacies also provide such services as reviewing medications for safety and efficacy, providing drug information to patients. The role of…