Medical Articles

Constipation – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Constipation is defined as the inability to pass feces or having difficulty passing feces, because it is dry or hardened. Some sources define constipation as having three or less bowel movements per week, but that is a generalization. If you normally have 2 or 3 bowel movements per day, 3 per week would indicate constipation.…

Nailing Back Office Performance Management

Using activity-based management (ABM) principles is one of the most accurate ways of measuring employee performance, particularly in the back office. Furthermore ABM ensures performance targets reflect best practices. Thus ABM is a catalyst for process excellence. When done right, the payoff can be tremendous. Unfortunately, companies all over the world struggle terribly to pull…

Amateur Boxing – A Basic Lesson

Each father at some time or other during the “growing” years of his sons sees fit to instruct his protégés in the art of self-defense or amateur boxing. One of the most important things a dad can teach his son is “how to make a proper fist,” in order to avoid future hand injuries. We…

Defective Mesh Hernia Repair Patch Action

For forty years, BARD is industrial leader and innovator in the treatment of hernia. BARD is now the only company that has a specific product for each important type of hernia. The material of each type of mesh is a polypropylene monofilament interlaced network, permeable for the development of the granular tissue, which stimulates immediate…

You Do not Have To Suffer With PMS

We now know that premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is experienced by 60% of all women. What causes PMS has been difficult for researchers to pin down because each woman experiences symptoms differently. PMS Symptoms When making the diagnosis, the most important tool you can use is a chart of the cyclic nature in which they occur.…

Infertility – Seven Stages of an Emotional Journey

It goes without saying that infertility is a life-altering experience for couples. Many couples who struggle with infertility can attest to the toll it takes on relationships, careers, family planning, and self-esteem. And while numerous medical treatments for infertility are becoming available, the emotional aspect of infertility is often overlooked. Ultimately, infertility is not just…

Ten Tips to Change Your Drinking Habits

If you would like to change your drinking habits, AA and total abstinence are not your only options. Research from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that the majority of people who change their drinking habits do so without AA or rehab. Many decide that quitting completely is their best option, but…

Lumbar Disc Conditions And Low Back Pain

Disc troubles are in all probability linked to low back discomfort more than anything else, especially in middle aged and older adults.  The vertebral discs act as “shock absorbers” to some degree and aid in both the capacity of the spinal vertebra to maintain flexibility and at the same time delivering balance to the vertebral…

Discover a Holistic Cure For Pet Diarrhea

There are several things you can do for diarrhea if your pet does not have any serious complications such as bloody stools, loss of appetite or suspected infections. First of all, do not give solid food for at least twelve hours; This will give the intestinal tract time to rest and expel anything that may…

Suffering From Cold Sore Symptoms

Anybody who catches cold always feels to get relief from this contagious sickness. A person gets easily irritated by cold and feels to get rid from cold infection. And if adult cannot share their experience of such incidents than just imagine how child must be suffering from if he/she catches cold. Mainly viruses are the…

Causes, Symptoms and Cures of Goiter

Iodine, the fourth member of the halogen family and a blue-black solid at room temperature is a chemically reactive element of the periodic table that was first isolated from seaweed residues in 1811. The nature of the element was further established and the element so named in 1813. This lustrous, blue-black, soft substance sublimes when…

Causes of Tinnitus, Thyroid Disorders

Disorders of the thyroid gland can cause temporary or permanent degenerative changes in the inner ear, resulting in tinnitus. These hormonal disorders are commonly manifested as either a deficiency of the thyroid hormone (hypothyroidism) or an abundance of thyroid hormone (hyperthyroidism). The thyroid hormones are essential for regulating the basal metabolic rate of almost every…

The Vision Benefits Of Anthocyanin Rich Berries

There are many different plant compounds that protect our eyesight and strengthen our vision health. Some of these plant compounds include phytonutrients, carotenoids, flavonoids, Lipoic acid and polyphenols to name a few. A lot of these have disease fighting abilities and provide our bodies with a variety of health benefits that include protection from heart…