Medical Articles

McKenzie Derangement Syndrome

The third syndrome which McKenzie distinguished was derangement syndrome. This syndrome has its theoretical basis in the effect of repetition of movement on the nucleus of the intervertebral discs. The outer covering of the disc, the annulus fibrosus, is firm and resilient to withstand the stresses on the structure and contain the nucleus when it…

Dosage to Treat Postherpetic Neuralgia

Neurontin doses Gabapentin (Neurontin) is given by mouth with food or between meals. If Gabapentin dose is lessened, interrupted or replaced with a similar medication, this should be done little by little over a minimum of 1 week (a longer period may be necessary at the discretion of the doctor who prescribes it). Postherpetic Neuralgia…

Are Video Baby Monitors Safe?

When it comes to the safety of our children and home, nothing is too much trouble. But have you thought about whether using a video baby monitors is safe? In this article, I will discuss whether these monitors can cause harm to your children and whether they can be misused by others. You may be…

Illnesses That Mimic Strep Throat

When you get that sore throat coming on, do you automatically think of strep throat? Is strep throat the only thing that causes a sore throat and swollen glands in the neck? The answer of course is no. There are several diseases that can mimic having strep throat and there are subtle ways of knowing…

Do Swollen Tonsils Create Tonsil Stones?

Have you ever noticed that when you have swollen tonsils there are tonsil stones for some strange reason? Or is this really the case? Is there a link between the two? First we have to look at the reason for the swelling of the tonsils. Although some people think that tonsils swell because of tonsil…

Metabolic Syndrome – The Silent Heart Epidemic

“All parts of the body which have a function, if used in moderation and exercise in labours in which each is accustomed, become thereby healthy, well-developed and age slowly, but if unused and left idle they become liable to disease, defective growth, and age quickly.” Hippocrates Metabolic Syndrome represents a group of markers that increases…

Methods to Get Rid of Toenail Fungus

The skin tissues in the toe easily affected by the micro organism namely fungus, There are some methods to get rid of toenail fungus and to prevent it. All types of infection in the body and on the body are due to the micro organism fungus, this fungus is of several types and infection, diseases…