Medical Articles

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Weight Loss

I frequently get calls from people who want to know if acupuncture can help them lose weight.  Unfortunately, most have this picture in their mind that after a few sessions on the table, their excess weight will magically melt off their body.  If this were the case, acupuncture would be a multi-billion dollar business with…

Proven Ways to Get Harder and Stronger Erections

Erectile dysfunction is a not a disease. It’s a condition that’s treated as an early sign of a severe cardiac problem. This is because your erections are dependent upon your heart’s ability to pump blood. ED not only stems from physical causes like poor blood flow to the penis and low testosterone levels but can…

Warning Signs Of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Despite the fact that the problem of chronic tiredness and fatigue is an ineffectively understood and doesn’t have any proper treatment, it is growing to become a standout among the most predominant health issues of this era. Unending weakness is accounted for by 20% of all patients looking for medical care and is related to…

PFO Closure With the Coherex FlatStent

The Coherex FlatStent was initially used in October of 2007 under the direction of Professor Horst Sievert, an international cardiologist, in Frankfurt, Germany, to repair a Patent Foramen Ovale [PFO]. This new FlatStent will provide a better and more convenient way to close holes in the heart resulting from this common heart defect. The Coherex…

Guide To Good And Bad Cholesterol

Cholesterol has both good and bad, and this is why it is so very vital to learn what cholesterol is, and how it affects your health, as well as what you can do to lower it if the needed. There are basically two different types of cholesterol, the LDL and the HDL. LDL is the…

Natural Ways to Increase Penis Size

To ensure better sex a large penis is extremely important. One can increase his penis size in a few days with proven natural ways. There are several natural ways to improve the sexual equipment within a short time and make it large enough to please both men and women. This article will demonstrate the promising…

A Student Just Told Me He Is Schizophrenic! What Do I Do Now?

Before reading this article, you might want to know what qualifies me to write knowledgeably about schizophrenia. First, I do have a degree in Psychology which I pursued specifically to learn about schizophrenia. Second, this exact situation happened to me during my teaching career. Fortunately for both the student and me, I have a reasonable…

Universal Design and Assistive Technology

Universal Design is a concept that – in a perfect world – would enable those students with a disability to enter a room and immediately have EQUAL ACCESS to any and all information. With Universal Design, assistive technology can be used so that class lessons can be easily completed by everyone including those individuals with…

Book Review – The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

Jeannette Walls proves in her astounding memoir that bad parenting and abject poverty do not necessarily condemn children to a dismal future of the same. In “The Glass Castle” published in 2005 by Scribner, Walls reveals the intimate details of her upbringing within a dysfunctional yet loving family. “The Glass Castle” immediately grips you with…

How Safe Are Your Dietary Supplements?

The use of dietary supplements has become part of our everyday lives. Dietary supplements are on every shelf in every pharmacy across the nation and consumers are purchasing everything from Vitamin C to fish oils to the tune of billions of dollars per year. But how are all these product regulated? Who is making sure…

Colon Cleanse Clinics – What You Should Know

Almost 80% of America's population is suffering from some form of constipation and digestive disorders. Most of these can be credited to the rise in the intake of processed and junk food. Over the years, these habits take a toll on the digestive tract and the colon and slow down the process of elimination of…