Treatment Options in Pneumonia

Most of the cases of pneumonia are triggered by bacterial factors and are usually treated with 5-10 days of ant biotherapy, even longer in case of an impaired immune system. The doctor will choose the most appropriate antibiotic for your condition after taking notice of your age, symptoms, their severity and the eventual need for…

Heart Burn Symptoms

Spicy foods, large meals, sodas, coffee, citrus fruits, tomatoes and fried foods can all lead to heart burn symptoms. You can try a burn heart home remedy, but if you have not had these symptoms evaluated by a doctor, they could be related to a more serious condition. Common heart burn symptoms include a burning…

Home Remedies For Chest Congestion

There is an alarming number of people that tend to suffer from chest congestion and it is becoming a problem for many families. Unfortunately the lack of funds means that some of them do not seek proper medical attention. That means that one has to look at the solution of remedies for chest congestion. These…

Bronchitis – Symptoms To Watch For

Most people tend to experience soring chest once they are relieved from a cold. This ultimately develops in a cough, chills or even a slight fever. In case, these symptoms persist, you may be suffering from acute bronchitis. This is a condition that occurs as soon as the inner walls lining the primary air passageways…

Can Chiropractors Help With Shoulder Pain?

Chiropractors are known for their abilities in helping people with neck and back pain. The most common reason why someone even considers seeing a chiropractor is for back pain, specifically low back pain. Research and studies and the general consensus is that we can help in this area. What about shoulder pain? Is there anything…

Lower Back Pain Causes And Treatment

What is Lower Back Pain Lower back pain is the second most common reason Americans go to the doctor and this medical condition affects up to 80% of the adult population in the U.S. Each year 13 million people go to the doctor for chronic back pain. ¬†When the spine’s flexibility, strength and stability are…

Hip Replacement in Young and Active Patients

More & more young & active patients world wide are in need of hip replacement surgery. In such cases, it is imperative to pay special attention to the technique to ensure a successful outcome & longevity of the operation. Traditionally a total hip replacement was performed in the older age group. Young patients with hip…

Is there a Link between Smoking and Peptic Ulcer?

Most people are familiar with the fact that smoking can raise the risk of some types of illness, like cardiovascular disease and lung cancer. But did you know that nicotine can negatively impact the digestive system as well? Studies have shown a link between smoking and peptic ulcer , heartburn and possibly even gallstones. This…

Spinal Injury Can Cause Serious Damage

Spinal injury does not necessarily entail injury to the spinal cord. It can describe any injury to the spine, such as a whiplash that can result in spinal injury that is temporary. When the spinal cord is involved, the resulting injuries are more serious and, in some cases, the damage is beyond repair. There are…