Medical Articles

Shoulder Problems – Causes and Treatment For Separated Shoulder

If you experience painful throbbing and tenderness in your shoulders, limitations in shoulder movement, weakness in arms and shoulders, and a swollen shoulder, most likely, you are suffering from shoulder dislocation. Also known as separated shoulder, this can be a really painful injury for patients undergoing treatment for such. This is usually caused by a…

Burning Pain After Shoulder Surgery – Healing Tips

Shoulder surgery is one of the marvels of modern medicine, correcting serious injuries and diseases that have plagued humankind since pre-historic times, including shoulder separation, dislocation, fracture, arthritis, and tendonitis. The introduction by the medical community of arthroscopic surgery presented another huge leap forward, allowing the surgeon to avoid making the large incisions required by…

Internal Fixation of Bone Fracture

The challenge of fractures through the ages has been how to manage the severe pain, immediate disability and long term sequelae of these acutely presenting emergencies, making broken bones clear priorities due to the large number of incidences. The variety of fracture treatments includes traction, joint replacement, immobilisation, amputation and internal fixation. Open fractures with…

Is Your Baby Sick Because of a Birth Trauma?

Many new Moms and Dads will ask if it is possible for an infant to be misaligned during the birth process. Good question! Modern birthing methods of having the Mom push the baby out without gravity working to your advantage, laying flat on your back is a prescription for increased force into the head and…

How Physical Therapy Can Help a Cerebral Palsy Patient?

The type of therapy for patients affected by cerebral palsy varies from patient to patient according to the age group. Therapies should be tailored to suit each patient in different age groups according to the needs of the cerebral palsy patient. While it is important to provide counseling to young patients especially adolescents who are…

A Look At Sleep Paralysis And The Old Hag Syndrome

You wake up and realize that you can’t move. You can’t speak, and then, all of a sudden you realize you’re not alone. If you’ve never experienced Old Hag Syndrome, then you’re very, very fortunate. If you’re unfamiliar with the phenomena, let me enlighten you… so to speak. A person wakes or is suddenly and…

Change Your Lifestyle and Control Hiatal Hernia

Hiatal hernia (often referred to as hiatus hernia) is the protrusion (or hernia) of the upper part of the stomach into the thorax through a tear or weakness in the diaphragm Hiatal hernias may develop in people of all ages and both sexes, although it is considered to be a condition of middle age. In…

Fractures of the Femoral Neck

Femoral neck fractures are a common feature of particular populations of people with specific problems. Fractures of the neck of the femur are common in post-menopausal women and are secondary to a decrease in bone density. They are less common as stress fractures in people who put significantly increased forces on their hips such as…

All You Would Want to Know About the Honda CR 80

If you have been out shopping for a motorcycle, and have started considering buying a Honda CR 80, then you could find yourself looking to get more information about it, in order to make ‘an informed decision.’ In spite of the fact that Honda stopped the production of the Honda CR 80 recently (alongside the…

How to Fight Against Shingles

Shingles also known as herpes zostrer. Shingles is a same virus that causes chickenpox. Shingles can cause several problems with the eye and surrounding skin that may have long term effects. Inflammation and scarring of the cornea, along with conjunctivitis (inflammation of the conjunctiva) and iritis (inflammation of the iris) are typical problems. Shingles manifests…

What is a Trapped Nerve and How Do I Fix It?

There might be many causes of pain the back and one of them is trapped nerves. A good specialist will be able to tell if the pain in the back is due to this.  If the pain is actually due to the compressed nerves then a specialist will recommend treatment accordingly. The nerves in the…

The Full History of Wooden Rocking Horses

The making of horses into children’s toys was considered to be a pastime for a quite a long time based on hundreds of years. It is acknowledged that hobby horses existed in Persia and ancient Greece at around 400 BC. Even in the 1300’s, as the Age of Chivalry was at its peak, there were…

Treat Cold Sores, Sore Throats, and Warts Naturally

Tired of costly medications, prescriptions and time lost for doctor’s appointments, I found myself on a constant search for alternative, affordable health solutions to heal such common painful infections as sore throats, cold sores and warts. Everyone has had at least one of these in their lifetime. The quick methods below will remove warts, clear…