Medical Articles

Lymphedema Stocking

Lymphedema patients need to wear stocking so that the swelling of the limbs reduce and the flow of lymph fluid is regulated. With the right lymphedema stocking used on the swollen limb the limb also tends to reduce to its normal size. Swelling in the limbs often restricts the mobility of the individuals. Compression garments…

Congenital Heart Disease in Your Premature Baby

Heart Disease or Congenital Heart Disease is one of the most common forms of birth defects and there is often no known cause. Heart problems develop during the first 8 weeks of a baby’s development, and this is often before a woman even knows she is pregnant. Because of this, many women sometimes feel that…

Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease

Several epidemiological, pathophysiological and clinical studies reveal that obesity and overweight conditions are the two major factors contributing to the risk of cardiovascular diseases. Obesity is now a world-wide epidemic, more pronounced in USA, Europe and all other developing nations. Obesity/ overweight is due to the imbalance between physical activity and dietary energy intake. Sedentary…

Is It Indigestion or a Heart Attack?

You’ve been feeling some tightness and pain in your chest and you think it may be heartburn. Was it those spicy burritos you had for lunch or something far worse? Sometimes the signs of a heart attack are unassuming. You may think: “I’m too young to have a heart attack” but what if it is…

A Cough – A Little More Complicated Than it Sounds

A cough may be a good thing or a bad thing. Mostly, it’s a good thing. It alerts your nervous system, both consciously and subconsciously, that some problem is in the respiratory airways that shouldn’t be there. This is not the case where someone has a psychogenic problem where they cough when they feel nervous,…

3 Unique Methods Proven to Increase Hair Growth

There are a lot of different products on the market out there that supposedly claim to make your hair grow back. Well as you can imagine most of them are nothing but gimmicky products aimed to take your money. If you want to truly increase hair growth without spending a dime on these things, you…

Learn More About Sarcomatoid Carcinoma

What is Sarcomatoid cancer? Sarcomatoid cancer (SARC) of the lung is a rare type of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC). Non-Small Cell lung cancer accounts for about 80% of all lung cancers. There are several types of Non-Small Cell lung cancer and each type is associated with a uniquely different type of cancer cells. Sarcomatoid…

Respiratory Alkalosis

What is this Condition? Respiratory alkalosis is a condition marked by a decrease in the partial pressure of carbon dioxide of less than 35 millimeters of mercury, which is due to alveolar hyperventilation. Uncomplicated respiratory alkalosis leads to a decrease in hydrogen ion concentration, which causes elevated blood pH. Hypocapnia (decreased carbon dioxide in the…

The Best Cold Calling Script

The best cold calling script answers the question, “why shouldn’t I hang up on you?” To take it even further, the best cold calling script does it in the first 30 seconds; because let’s be honest, if you don’t hook the prospect in the first 30 seconds… you’re done. First off, when we say script…

Chronic Bronchitis Treatments

Chronic bronchitis is described as an inflammation of the bronchi in the respiratory system. Some of the symptoms include shortness of breath, coughing upon waking, and expectoration of mucus. The condition is considered ‘chronic’ when it persists for at least 3 months per year, for two or more years. Although there is no medically recognized…

Cat Arthritis

Cat arthritis is not a very common ailment among healthy cats. Most arthritis found in cats is from an accident that has made the bones or joints weak. Arthritis is an inflammation of the joints and there is more than one type of arthritis that can affect your cat. Cats usually suffer with two different…

Rotator Cuff Tendonitis and A Shoulder Tendon Rupture

Sometimes patients who have been suffering from long term shoulder pain will develop a sudden worsening of this long term pain and have to revisit the doctor. Oftentimes this visit will involve an MRI in order to discover the nature of this resurgent pain. It is not uncommon when someone has had years of shoulder…