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6 Commonly Asked Scoliosis Questions Finally Answered

Scoliosis is nothing but the sideways curvature of the spine. It occurs mostly during the growth spurt just before puberty. Most cases are found to be mild with only a few symptoms. Some children develop spine distortion that gets worse as they grow. Worse scoliosis can be painful and disabling. Though this disease is self…

Is DMSO the New Cold Sores Remedy

Around 70% of Australian adults suffer from Cold sores. HSV 1 is the virus responsible for creating cold sores. People affected by this virus should take adequate precautions during visible infection. Some of the common symptoms which may trigger the cold sore are sun exposure, fatigue, menstruation, fever, common cold, skin related diseases, etc. These…

Diabetes – Understanding Diabetes

A diabetic must pay attention to their blood sugar levels because the body will not properly absorb the sugar. Elevated blood sugar (glucose) levels that are caused by insufficiency of insulin, a hormone produced by the pancreas, are characteristic of both type I and type II diabetes. It is believed that in 2025, diabetes will…

Risk Management and Obesity

If you work in the medical field you are probably familiar with the phrase Risk Management. Outside of caring for the patients, risk management is perhaps the most important issue facing a medical practice today. In recent years, American's of all ages have gotten heavier and health care professionals around the country seem to be…

Skin Wrinkle Treatment

Psoriasis medication There are various kinds of topical medications, which are available for the treatment of psoriasis, which includes anthralin, corticosteroids, as well as salicylic acid. Most of the times, doctors employ a trial-and-error method, for striking upon a treatment, which could work. This way, they might switch over the treatment periodically in case it…

Dealing With Divorce – Depression Can Build Your Character

One of the major problems relationships experts encounter is dealing with divorce depression. Initially, it might be difficult to apply whatever they proffer. But it is important that you act accordingly. These are experts with ample years of experience and it could cause you some pain and emotional discomfort if you disregard what they tell…

Phobias Explained

In an earlier article Phobias What are They I told you about the way Jane reacted when confronted with a snake. What follows is a brief introduction to the model I use to explain phobic reactions and why they are so very real for the individuals that experience them. All phobias are apparently irrational, but…

How You Can Lower Anxiety Without Drugs

Worrying has been on my mind these days- or, to be more precise- I’ve been plagued by worry a lot lately. And as fate would have it, so have many of my clients. Being a Highly Sensitive Person(HSP for short) and working with so many HSP’s in my practice, I am keenly aware that one…

How to Achieve The Perfect Wet Shave

Most men tend to view shaving as a pain in the face! That type of attitude can lead to careless cuts, riveting razor burn, and infectious ingrown hairs. It just does not have to be that way! Take a minute to think about what you are doing when you shave … you are scrabing an…

Foods to Eat to Lower Cholesterol

OK you've been to the Doctor and he has confirmed that you have high cholesterol. Cholesterol is a fat-like substance called a lipid that is found in all body cells and that is produced by the liver. Extra cholesterol is not needed and it mainly enters our body when eating foods of animal origin. Cholesterol…

Mechanical Failure – Know Your Enemy

Mechanical failure is the term used to describe an element or component's failure to continue functioning due to one or more of several modes of mechanical failure. These modes include buckling, corrosion, creep, fatigue, fouling, fracture, impact, thermal shock, wear, and yielding. Many of these do not immediately result in catastrophic or ultimate failure, but…

Find Out How To Get Rid Of Canker Sores

Canker sores can be really painful and irritating. They normally form after you get a small blister in your mouth such as biting your cheek while chewing on your food. What are some ways to get rid of canker sores? One thing you can try is to change your toothpaste or mouthwash. There is an…