Medical Articles

Cardiovascular Services That Can Save Your Life

Heart attack victims don’t always have warning signs. In fact, over half the men who die from it have no idea they have a cardiac problem. Few people know that heart disease is the leading cause of death for all men of all races. The statistics for women aren’t much better. It is the number…

There Are No Excuses for Giving Up!

The worst thing in the world is when your dad gets into a financial problem while you’re really young and you have to leave your hometown with your family! In the new city, dad is better off and life gets better. It was during his high school years that he lost his father. He had…

New Life For Route 66 Motels

John Steinbeck dubbed Route 66 The Mother Road, a road that was and is today the lifeblood of Williams, Arizona. Unlike most of historic Route 66 communities, Williams has preserved the heritage of The Mother Road and the historic motor hotels are experiencing a renaissance as new owners take over, in many cases run down…

Skin Cancer – Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)

In the United States, Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) accounts for 90 percent of all skin cancers in the southern states, and 47 percent in the northern states. Basal Cell Carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer in Australia and New Zealand, representing 70-80% of diagnosed skin cancers. Occurrence of Basal Cell Carcinoma mainly…

Chest Coach System Review – The Expedition is Over!

There are a number of over the counter treatments available for those suffering with the problem of Gynecomastia. For male society, the problem was more than a single issue to handle. Major aspects like self esteem and confidence level were significantly the largest casualties over here. Our topic of discussion is about chest coach system…

The Diabetic Food Pyramid

There is a Food Pyramid that was created especially for diabetics who need help managing their eating plans in order to keep their blood glucose levels low. There are six different groups on the diabetic food pyramid, which each vary considerably in size. The largest group on the diabetic food pyramid is the grains, starchy…

True Or False? Test Your Knowledge of Protein

TRUE OR FALSE: The RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) for protein (0.8 g/kg/day) is adequate for all ages. False. Several studies have suggested that the dietary protein requirement for older adults is greater than the currently recommended 0.8 g/kg/day (Campbell W 2001, 1994, 1996). The original method of determining protein requirements calculated minimum requirement as a…

Obesity and Pregnancy

If you are overweight when you become pregnant, your physician will likely recommend that you gain less weight than a woman who is average or normal weight. You should not diet during pregnancy because it is vital that you supply your body and unborn baby with an adequate number of nutrients. What you can do…

Important Facts About Osteopathic Hand Exercises

When osteopathy was first developed by Dr. Still in the mid-1800s, traditional allopathic medicine was still in its infancy. There were very few drugs available and the relationship of germs to disease was not yet established. In fact, the cellular structure of the body was not accepted and the nature of the immune system was…

Reformation of Education to Control Intolerance

The purpose of education is to socialize an individual as a moderate and responsible human being. Through learning man can identify himself and the purpose of his life and what life entails. Only an erudite person with constructive approach can help out in nation building and work for betterment of humanity. A well-informed evil genius…