Medical Articles

How Lasers Are Used in Medicine?

One common and incorrect belief is that basic high power green lasers can be used to heal or treat small cuts and nicks. If a laser is powerful enough, it will not heal a wound it will just burn it and in the process cauterize it. Cauterizing a wound with a laser may reduce the…

You’re Excellent Jesus, You’re Excellent

Introduction Jesus asked the disciples a question: Who do people say the Son of Man is? That question has different answers for different people. To the Jehovah Witnesses, Jesus is a created being, the son of God, but not God Himself. To Hindus, Jesus is just one of the many gods that exist. To Muslims,…

Testing and Assessment of Special Population

While psychological testing is aimed at assessing a wide spectrum of clients, special groups require special attention and hence need special instruments. In light of this, there a number of tools that have been developed in order to assess special groups. The following are two main instruments among those that have been developed to assess…

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

With the mixed results generated from numerous scientific tests performed on different treatments, lumbar spinal stenosis is one of the typical causes of lower back pain that is probably difficult to address. In fact, spinal stenosis is even known as a debilitating condition in the United States Social Security Act. What is Spinal Stenosis? A…

Surgical Coding: Heed These Hernia Bundling Rules

Did you factor in a foreign body removal code by any chance? Question: During an open hernia repair for a reducible umbilical hernia, the surgeon detects a sizeable gallstone embedded in the omentum extending into the preperitoneal fat and he excises the gallstome granuloma with cautery. Patient history shows cholecystectomy eight years ago. So what…

Osteoporosis: a Silent Killer of Bones

Osteoporosis is a bone disease. It is virtually a disease on account of which the bones generally become fragile and weak. Osteoporosis if not taken proper care of lead may to the breakage of the bones thus leading to a fracture. Osteoporosis generally is found to be very much typical in certain parts of the…

Is Hyaluronic Acid an Effective Gout Remedy?

There has been a good deal of attention given to hyaluronic acid for optimum joint health lately, with the question on many peoples lips being whether or not it is an effective gout remedy. Hyaluronic acid is already commonly used in anti-aging and skin-care treatments, but more recently it has been applied to treating painful…

Sunbeam Rapier

Series I Sunbeam Rapier I Production 19551958 7477 produced. Body style(s) 2-door saloon Engine(s) 1390 cc overhead valve Straight-4 Wheelbase 96 in (2,400 mm) Length 160 in (4,100 mm) Width 60 in (1,500 mm) Height 57 in (1,400 mm) The Series I Rapier was a pretty car which in general, was well received by the motoring press. Available in a range of attractive two-tone…

Hearing Aid Dispenser Test

In order to obtain a Hearing Aid Dispenser License, you must first pass the Hearing Aid Dispenser written and practical exam. The written exam is designed to verify your knowledge level in performing hearing aid dispensing related activities. We would like to summarize the composition of the exam and its associated info based on the…

Benefits of Visual Merchandising

Capturing the attention of shoppers is largely achieved through window displays. By creating the right effect at the storefront you can effectively create an urge in potential customers to make purchases. This aspect of displaying available products to stimulate sales is known as visual merchandising and it is one of the oldest and most effective…