Perpetual War Anyone?

It’s often taken as a given that people want peace. Yet when we look around and see armed conflicts in so many places it should make us wonder about that proposition. Governments are fond of speaking of war as a last resort. However many of the policy choices that they make put them on a…

Heart Attack – Causes, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Any of a number of conditions that can affect the heart. Some examples include coronary heart disease, heart attack, cardiovascular disease, pulmonary heart disease and high blood pressure. Heart disease is a big problem in today’s society because of lifestyle issues such as poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking. Heart attack (myocardial infarction or…

The Bone Health Revolution Book Review

The Bone Health Revolution by Vivian Goldschmidt Recently my good friend Chris called to say her mom’s latest Bone scan revealed quite a bit of bone loss since her last test and the doc wanted to put her on osteoporosis meds. This made Chris uncomfortable and she called to ask what, if anything I knew…

Indications and Contraindications for Laser Therapy

Laser has been used successfully in physical medicine and rehabilitation for more than 30 years in various parts of the world and has begun to increase in popularity in the United States since the FDA has cleared its use for a number of medical indications. Laser treatment involves introducing the energy of light into damaged…

Pure Manuka Honey for People Suffering From Acid Reflux

Acid reflux develops in the body when there is a malfunction of esophageal muscles. When this malfunction happens, acid from the stomach backs up into the esophagus. The continued reflux of stomach liquids into the esophagus will result into the wearing out of the esophagus lining and may at time result to cancers. Pure Manuka…

Patella Injury – Are you suffering?

Patella Injury Have you recently suffered a Patella injury? If you suffer from and kind of knee injury you’ll know difficult and frustrating it can be. The knees play a key part in helping support and distribute your body weight, so any injury causes a lot of difficulty. As humans we’re always on our feet…

Why House Mice Are Worse Than You Think

Property Loss Due to Infestation Mice infestation of stored food generates greater loss than simply what the mice eat. In six months a pair of mice will eat about 4 pounds of food. These same mice will produce about 18,000 droppings from what they eat. Food contamination caused by this same pair of mice will…

Scaphoid Fractures Information

Scaphoid fracture is a common injury encountered in family medicine. A Scaphoid fracture (a fracture of the scaphoid bone) is the most common type of wrist fracture. Scaphoid fractures usually cause pain at the base of the thumb accompanied by swelling in the same area. The scaphoid is the most frequently fractured carpal bone, accounting…

Penis Pain From Dry Humping: What to Do

Dry humping is a favorite pass-time of adolescents who are beginning the exploration of their sexual lives, but it’s also an activity that many adults continue to practice at least on occasion. One of the challenges associated with this enjoyable form of sexual contact is the penis pain that can sometimes result. Keeping up proper…