Medical Articles

Learn How To Quit Smoking

What do I mean by LEARN, should not I be telling you to go buy some nicotine gum or some quit smoking NRT products. Hey! It's not that hard for anyone to stop smoking and NO you do not really need a pill, potion, patch or gum. As a matter of fact I believe you…

The Animals That Rely On Our Trees

The trees in our yard are the lynchpin that holds the delicate balance of wildlife presence together. So many animals rely on our healthy trees to provide them with shelter, food, and even transportation routes, and without trees, none of those animals would be nearby to enrich our environment and our lives. Learn more about…

Can Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Prevent Heart Disease?

In the last few years, medical scientists have had divergent opinions regarding the actual efficiency of common cholesterol-lowering medications. A series of experiments and clinical trials conducted in the past had revealed that commonly prescribed cholesterol medications such as statins were actually unable to effectively prevent the development of coronary disease and other conditions associated…

Your Dentist Might Stop Your Next Heart Attack

As the Webmaster for a site dedicated to helping people save money when they go to the dentist, I find myself having to consistently fight two different and distinct battles; one against the average Americans referance to pay the high cost of modern dental care and the other is the same Americans belief that seeing…

The Uses of Leggings For Girls and Toddlers

It’s fall season, and with winter just around the corner, more and more you see in the stores leggings for girls and toddlers. Is this just a fashion trend or is there a reasonable use for these trendy leggings? Many of the fashion trends are followed by real needs. For example, hats in the summer…

Pneumothorax – Diseases

As your healthy lungs expand and contract, each of the two layers of the pleura, a membrane that surrounds each lung, slips smoothly over the other. A pneumothorax occurs when air gets into the pleural space between the two layers, and separates them. Part of the lung, sometimes the whole lung, collapses, and is there…

Double Your Revenues with Joint Ventures

The best way I know of to multiply your online results, such as doubling the size of your opt-in email list, or increasing your sales, is through the use of joint ventures. Joint ventures are partnerships created with other reputable business people that create a win-win situation for not only you and the person you…

Causes and Symptoms of Femoral Hernias

The abdominal cavity wall in someone's body is made up of tendons and muscles that are tough and durable. All of these tendons can be found between the ribs and down to the groin. This section of your body operates as a natural barrier that will hold in all of the contents held within your…

Japanese Eating Etiquette: Rules You Didn’t Know

When it comes to eating etiquette, the Japanese are not a particularly fussy people, but, unless you want to draw disapproving looks while dining in Japan, take a look at these seven rules of Japanese eating: 1. Make noise while you eat–especially noodles (soba or udon). A noisy eater is enjoying the food more, according…

Bipolar Disorder – Everything You Need to Know

Bi polar disorder is a brain disorder that causes sudden and unexplained changes in a person's mood, which in turn changes the individual's energy and ability to function. While virtually everyone experiences their own ups and downs every now and then, the symptoms of bi polar disorder are more severe, often damaging personal relationships and…

Chinese Medicine For Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease that has been plaguing the human race since time memorial. Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disease that affects all of the cells in the body. It is characterized by the body's ability to produce or burn sugar. In a more accurate description, Diabetes is the condition wherein the body can not…

Obesity Facts

Obesity is a worldwide health problem which is defined as the excess accumulation of body fat. Many people think that it is a state of overweight, but that's not exactly true. Being overweight indicates an excess amount of weight that includes bone, muscle, fat and water. But, obese persons have a surplus of body fat.…