An Overview of Seat-Belts

For safety reasons, modern car manufacturers also install plenty of security features including anti-lock brake system, cruise control, rear view cameras, satellite navigation, traction control, and airbags. Without all of those features, you can still drive a car indeed, but it is a traffic law violation if you drive without wearing seat-belts. It is probably…

Overcoming Bronchitis And Its Health Effects

What is Bronchitis anyway? Bronchitis is something you are likely to have in your lifetime at least once. Since it usually follows a cold or other respiratory condition, most people will develop it in the course of their lifetime. Your chest is throbbing in pain. You are coughing and it hurts to do so. These…

Hilot: An Alternative Medicine Treatment

Alternative medicine has risen so quickly in popularity that many forms of alternative medicine treatments have been brought into the spotlight. The alternative medicine massage treatment is among these. Massage is a great way to relax the body and take away the stress and problems of the day. The more common reasons that people get…

The Way Things Used To Be

One cannot help wonder by looking at the events that are occurring around the world today that maybe we would all wish things were back the way they used to be. Long before the Internet and smart phones we managed quite nicely with rotary telephones and remoteless TV’s. We actually had to get up to…

Vitamin D – What You DO NOT Know

The benefits of Vitamin D are not much talked about in the press. That could be why most folks are unaware of the major benefits of Vitamin D. But please do not think that Vitamin D is not for you. Vitamin D is another one of those fat soluble vitamins. Fat soluble means that Vitamin…

Choosing a Gift for Your Autistic Child

Whenever Christmas time or birthdays roll around, I’m often at a cross roads as to what kind of gift to get for our autistic son. Our child is 6 years old and although he is chronologically six, evaluations have indicated that he is operating at about a 2.5 year old level developmentally. This puts me…

Neurotransmitters: Chemical Messengers of Nervous System

Human brain is well encapsulated within a thick, bony skull. The choroid plexus secretes the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) which surrounds the brain. The fluid passes down through the four ventricles with the help of subarachnoid space and finally enters the cerebral veins through the arachnoid villi. Brain lacks lymphatic system so CSF ​​acts as a…

Show Me, How Big Your Brave Is

Hope can make you crazy. It can make you blind to reality, but it can also save your life. The hope I had for the Humira working for me was a strange feeling. I knew it was my last option and that was terrifying. I also had a small pinch in the pit of my…

Failure to Diagnose Stroke

Quick diagnosis and treatment of a stroke can not only save lives, but it critical in preventing permanent disability for survivors. Once a stroke occurs it starts a chain reaction in which brain cell killing chemicals are released, and brain injury begins. Prompt treatment can stop this and in some cases can reverse the damage.…

The Wood Shaper

The wood shaper is a very useful machine, whether you have a garage woodshop or a commercial shop. Shaping wood is a much easier process, once you have the right equipment, and some knowledge of how they work. Almost all woodworkers have used a router table at some point. The shaper is pretty much just…

Kugel Hernia Patch Lawsuit Facts

Kugel technique is an important step in the treatment of inguinal hernia. It is based on the introduction of the pro-peritoneal approach in the open surgery. Kugel technique consists in the insertion of a prosthetic device in the pro-peritoneal space, of course after reducing and treating the hernia bag. As humans are submitted to mistakes,…

The Race

The nervous thoughts began to fill my stomach as I sat in the locker room moments away from the biggest race of my life. I got up and paced back and forth, trying to control my breathing. Cold sweat already formed on the tips of my fingers. It was less than an hour before my…