Medical Articles

How to Cure Yeast Vaginal Infections

Candida is the family name a yeast type fungus. The most common is called Candida albicans. Typically the infection is with Women, but Men can also contract Candida. The most common occurrence is Vaginitis for woman, others are oral thrush, athletes foot, jock itch, ringworm, nappy rash. Candida yeast can migrate through the blood stream…

Abdominal Cramps and Diarrhea

Abdominal cramps and diarrhea are symptoms that may come with various diseases. These diseases include gastritis, food poisoning, irritable bowel syndrome, parasitic infections, diverticulitis, and traveler's diarrhea. Diarrhea is a disease where a person suffers from abnormal bowel movements. A bowel movement would have considered abnormal if it occurs more than thrice in a day.…

Complications of Lymphedema

Any health ailment, if left untreated, can lead to serious complications; it is the same with lymphedema, if due care is not taken, the condition can aggravate leading to serious complications that may be impossible to treat. Changes in the physical appearance are quite common, along with impaired body movement which has a substantial impact…

Cardiologists – What You Need to Know Before You Go

Cardiologists are medical doctors specifically trained in diagnosing and treating disorders of the heart or vascular system. Common areas of diagnosis and treatment may include congenital defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, heart valve disorders, and pathological problems with the electrical system of the heart. Most of the treatment modalities in this specialty are non-surgical.…

Fish Oil Reduces Risk of Heart Attack

Historically and culturally, consumption of Omega-3 fatty acids, otherwise known as fish oils, has been thought to help the human body fight off heart disease and heart attacks. Today, more and more studies are showing that there is a strong correlation between Omega-3 fatty acids and markedly lower instances of cardiovascular disease, stroke, high blood…

A Silent Killer – Inflammation

Inflammation is a biological response of the body to protect itself from harmful internal and external stimuli and start healing. It is a part of the body’s immune system and protects us from infections, wounds and tissue damage. Inflammation can be acute where it can start quickly and become severe in a short span of…

Can You Die From Walking Pneumonia?

Walking pneumonia is not a serious infection and is never life threatening by itself. Here, it is not possible for a person to die from walking pneumonia. The illness is caused by bacteria called Mycoplasma pneumoniae, which is a small microscopic organism. It is characterized by a mild infection of the lungs. However, the symptoms…

Simply the Best Chest Exercise Ever

Let's face it, few things in life are as impressive as a guy with a well defined set of pecs. One of the most tragic things I see on a regular basis (being that I live in Florida) is guys who run around shirtless, who has well a well defined midsection, but an almost concave…

Legal Questions About Joint Custody

Most courts rule in the best interest of a child. As a parent, these laws and their implications can be difficult to understand and appreciate, especially since there are many diverse issues related to child custody. During separation or divorce proceedings, the court either grants custody of the child / children to one parent or…

White Collar Crimes

White collar crime claims to refer to crimes committed at a business by a businessman or woman. Criminology expert and sociologist, Edwin Sutherland, in a 1939 speech, coined the term. A white collar criminal is considered less likely to commit another crime, and punishment may be softer than for crimes involving violent. Evidence in a…