Medical Articles

Chemotherapy For Cancer – Does it Make Sense?

This lady came to seek our advice regarding her husband's liver cancer. Listen to our conversation. Lady: If he does not take chemotherapy – it will be three to four months to live. Chris: If he takes chemo? L: Double the time, six to eight months to live. C: But the cancer can not be…

Best Food To Lower Cholesterol

As we all know, man must eat in order for man to perform his or her everyday tasks. A persons food consumption varies. There are some that content with only one round and there are some that are not satisfied with just one round of meal. The selection of food solely depends of the persons…

What Is Coronary Heart Disease

“You have coronary heart disease.” When your doctor says those words to you or to someone you love, it’s frightening and confusing. You probably have dozens of questions: What is coronary heart disease? Do I need to change my lifestyle? Coronary heart disease (CHD), also called coronary artery disease (CAD) or ischemic heart disease, is…

The Phantom Growth of China's Ghost Cities

Bloomberg has a new video series out called "China's Ghost Cities." The reporter, Adam Johnson, describes how the Chinese government is building massive cities that no one lives in yet. The expectation is that China is going to "grow" into these cities. A remarkable idea, really. The authoritarian planners in Beijing or where decide it…

Types of Mesothelioma

About Mesothelioma Mesothelioma is a disease known to usually affect people who have a high exposure to asbestos. It is a form of a tumor that affects the stomach and the other abdominal parts of the body, especially the mesothelial cells that are present in an organ. The treatment of this disease depends on early…

The Benefits of Personal Accident Insurance

Most people think that they will be lucky enough not to fall victim to an accident. But the truth is that accidents can and do happen to anyone at anytime – usually when least expected. For example, did you know that in the UK every year 2.7 million people turn up at hospital accident and…

Groin Pain in Men

The two major causes of groin pain in men are not just inguinal hernia but also the long-term effects of hernia repair surgery. Until recently, most men have taken it for granted that at the first sign of an inguinal hernia, your medical team whisks you off for surgery as soon as possible, and you…

Ten Reasons Why Cocker Spaniels Lick

Why Cocker Spaniels Lick and Is It Harmful? Licking is natural behavior going all the way back to the wolf. When the mother wolf would return from hunting its food the pups in her pack would lick her mouth and face to stimulate regurgitation. This is a normal behavior during the weaning stages. Soon after…

All About Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus is a disease that causes higher than normal blood sugars in its sufferers. It is of two types: (1) Type I diabetes, which normally affects young people. It occurs when the body doesn’t make enough insulin to rid the body of excess sugar. The only way to treat that disease is to provide…

World Cup Football

The FIFA World Cup is very important in the world of international football, also known as soccer. The World Cup is contested by the men's national football teams of FIFA member nations and is awarded every 4 years. There have been 17 tournaments held to date, but only 7 nations have won the World Cup…

How to Spot Head Lice Like a Professional

Head lice are very disturbing. As lice continue to grow in number, the nuisance they create also increases. It is very annoying when you start to feel itchy on your head and begin to scratch. They can be very irritating because you get rashes behind your ears and at the back of your neck. It…