Medical Articles

What a Farewell Speech Should Convey

A farewell speech, when given, conveys feelings of sadness and melancholy, but also an intense purposive spirit that the people saying goodbye have as they pursue their newfound lives after leaving some of their loved ones or acquaintances. They may well include colleagues, superiors, long-lasting friends, neighborly acquaintances, classmates, members of an affiliated club or…

SFWGHO – A Way to Remember the Order of Commands in SQL

The Problem – SFWGHO When writing T-SQL, Microsoft’s take on the SQL database language, the commands have to come in a certain order. This is: – SELECT (selecting data) – FROM (stating which table to get data from) – WHERE (any filtering conditions) – GROUP BY (specifying any aggregation to perform) – HAVING (any filtering…

The Frequent Misconceptions of Anxiety Disorder Condition

In this short article I will try to explain a little bit about the frequent misconceptions of anxiety disorder. Basically, there are five types of anxiety disorders, they are: Generalized anxiety disorder Panic disorder Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Phobia Post traumatic stress disorder Anxiety disorder is formed when continuous stress or anxious events forced the mind…

Four Common Myths About Grieving

There’s a lot of grief going around right now. People I know and love are facing personal losses of many different kinds. I myself am still dealing with the death of my beloved cat a few weeks ago. Given this context, let’s talk about some common myths about grief and grieving. 1. You will feel…

Treating Stomach Flu Symptoms

Although it really has no connection to what is commonly thought of as influenza there is often no mistaking the malady properly termed viral gastroenteritis, or referred to as stomach flu. Highly contagious, stomach flu symptoms may strike adults and children of all ages, and most people report having experienced this illness at least once…

Side Effects of Home Laser Hair Removal

When deciding whether or not to make the investment in a home laser hair removal system, it is important that you fully understand all of the risks and potential side effects of laser hair removal. This information will help you make the best decision involving your health or the health of your family. There are…

5 To-Swear-By Remedies to Remove Skin Tags

Skin tags are usually small and benign skin flaps that appear prominently on the skin surface. These outgrowths are harmless, of course, but it could seem irritating to people’s self-esteem and their appearance. They appear on the parts where friction and moisture are common, such as near underarms, on the neck, on eyelids, under the…

Symptoms and Signs of Panic Attacks

Anxiety and Panic Attacks – What Are They? It is estimated that 1 in 10 people will have an isolated panic or anxiety attack in any given year. 1 in 75 will experience panic disorder – that is, a sequence of two more panic or anxiety attacks over time (US Surgeon General's Report 1999). When…

ECG Rhythms

ECG is an abbreviation for an electrocardiograph. An ECG records the heart's electrical activity as a graph or a series of wavy lines on a moving strip of paper. It provides information on a patient's heart rate and rhythm and blood flow. It is used to diagnose medical problems such as a heart attack or…

Why Do Bright Children Get Into Trouble?

Why do bright children make poor decisions and get into trouble? In my Speech Pathology practice I frequently meet children who are brought along because they are not achieving their potential at school. They have often had psychology assessments that have shown that they are bright kids. But in real life they are just not…