Medical Articles

Biology Experiments for Teachers – Enzymes: Catalase

Safety. Although the hazards in the following experiments are negligible, you are advised to consult the latest edition of ‘Safeguards in the School Laboratory’ published by The Association for Science Education (ase.org.uk) before embarking on any experiment. Outline. Catalase is an enzyme which occurs in the cells of many living organisms. Certain of the energy-releasing…

Causes of Hip And Buttock Pain

Hip buttock pain may be triggered by many different causes and conditions. The goal of this article is to briefly list and describe the most common causes of hip buttock pain, but only a doctor can diagnose the source of your discomfort and recommend ways to get relief. Pain in the hip and buttocks areas…

Parent & Baby Activity 3 – 6 months

Your baby can still enjoy the exercises from the first 3 months but you can also add the following: o To help stimulate baby’s desire to learn you should encourage him to touch various items of all shapes, forms, materials and textures. Give him big items, small items (but not small enough to go in…

Tonsil Stones and What Causes Them

Tonsil stones, also medically known as tonsilloliths, are actually very common and can also be very irritating. These can appear as white, beige or yellowish spots on the tonsils and can feel uncomfortable as though something is stuck in your throat. Another symptom can be very bad breath. Sometimes these can be coughed up, but…

Diabetes Can Be Cured – Some Scientists Agree

Can Diabetes Be Cured? yes-but it does not involve drugs and insulin shots. Diabetic drugs and insulin are a multi-billion dollar business, so the drug company lobbyists and drug salesman make every effort to hush up the fact that diabetes can be cure naturally-without costly medication. This article will lead you to some startling facts…

Is Obesity a Sin in Christianity?

For all Christians our Lord and savior Jesus Christ is our icon of existence. He is the point of comparison for all our actions, thoughts and endeavors. It is by him and for him that we try to live our lives. To understand whether or not obesity is a sin in Christianity we must first…

Can You Get a Rash From Black Mold?

There are many health conditions that can occur from mold exposure, and one common symptoms is a rash from black mold. Typically, this is not the only symptom that occurs, there are other health problems that will begin along with the rash from black mold. These are some of the symptoms to watch for: Symptoms…

Do I Have a Pimple or a Cold Sore?

If you’ve got a small red bump on your face, you may be wondering if it’s a pimple or a cold sore. There is a very big difference between the two. Both cold sores and pimples can appear near to the mouth and they can look quite similar in their early phases, which can cause…

Psoriasis – A General Overview

Psoriasis is a skin disease that is more likely to affect people with fair skin complexion. It remains to be fully understood as to why Asian and African origin are less predisposed to it compare to Caucasian. Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease with no permanent cure available as of today. Genetic and hereditary factors…

Menopause – Is It a Welcomed Change?

Everything in life changes. Probably the only thing that doesn’t change is change itself. Life is a constant change. Everyone has to adapt to these changes in order to live. Some changes may not be favorable and can throw people into depression. Other changes are welcomed opportunities and can uplift our spirits. Still, there are…

Social Anxiety Disorder – What is Social Phobia

Social anxiety or social phobia is an anxiety disorder characterized by severe and persistent anxiety when in social situations, be it when interacting with others, or even only being observed. People suffering from this phobia fear of being amongst (unfamiliar) people, because they will feel under scrutiny and anxious of behaving in a way that…

This is Not How You Cut Toenails

Do you cut your own toenails or do you have it cleaned in the salon? For some who do not afford having to go to the salon every time they need some cleaning up to do, they just do it themselves. Nevertheless, it’s not always that simple even if you have all the tools that…