Medical Articles

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…

24k Gold Among New Skin Care Miracle Ingredients

The gold rush is on! No, not the California gold rush, silly. This is the skin care gold rush! After years of testing, there are now several products on the market using real gold in their skin care products. When people say you look “golden,” that now takes on a whole new meaning! Gold is…

The Three Secrets to Curing Psoriasis Here And Now

What you are about to learn here and now not only applies to psoriasis, but also to most diseases out there. First, understand that the body in its natural state is slightly alkaline. It must maintain this alkaline state for your very survival. Most of us are natural alkaline producers in our early years and…

Essential Oils for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a complex and baffling health condition that is reaching epidemic proportions in the United States and Canada. It is estimated that approximately 5 million Americans are suffering from this condition. Because conventional medicine has very few effective options to offer at this point, people with this condition are often branded as hypochondriacs and…