Medical Articles

Physiotherapy And Treatment For Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a worldwide problem, though mostly documented in countries with advanced healthcare systems, and affects many millions of people across all countries. Women have a higher lifetime risk of a fracture due to osteoporosis with about thirty to forty percent chance in their life, whilst men have a much smaller but still significant risk…

Cinderella Had A Glass Eye Too

I am Cinderella trapped inside a tomboy's body. I love any sport that involves speed, danger and agility. I can bait my own hook and put up my own tent. Despite all of these innate tendencies, deep down I am a girly girl. I like coloring my hair, having my nails done and wearing make-up.…

Fetal Brain Injury

Many injuries to newborns are avoidable.  Permanent brain damage caused by fetal distress is often caused by tragic errors and mistakes by the obstetrical team.  Injury to the newborn baby’s brain is many times due to failing to properly manage the labor and delivery, leading to cerebral palsy. The following is a list of possible…

How Are Brain Contusions Different From Brain Concussions?

For a problem as pervasive as traumatic brain injury one would think that the different forms it can take would be widely known and understood. However, in my practice of community-based neurology I find this is not the case. Patients and their families are seldom familiar with the concepts of cerebral (brain) contusion and concussion,…

Does Chronic Sinusitis Lead to Tinnitus?

Tinnitus is the resultant disease for sinusitis and allergy patients. The basic sinusitis is not that serious a disease. But when it turns to chronic sinusitis, the scene changes much graver. When the disease is basic sinusitis, pressure buildup with mucous in the inner ear is gradually relieved when the blocked Eustachian tubes are cleaned…

Love Quotes – Get Inspired and Love Life

In life, most of us do not know its meaning or purpose. Even if we do, most of us would have different opinion. However, what is the most valuable thing in life? We all would agree if the answer is love. Love makes life worth and how much our life worth is determined by how…

Going on a Gallstones Diet

The food you eat plays an important part in your health and well-being. When harmful food and drinks are consumed excessively, this often results in illness or diseases which can be fatal or deadly. In the past decades, more and more people have developed gallstones because of poor diet and bad habits. The cure for…

Side Effects of Diabetes Medicine

Diabetes or more popularly known as blood sugar is a disease when your body fails to regulate blood sugar level because of the disturbance in the level of insulin production. Diabetes are of three types: Type 1 Type 2 Gestational Diabetes In type 1 diabetes less insulin is made by the body whereas in type…

Food Poisoning Bacteria Found in Packaged Greens

We've all seen the "prewashed" and "triple-washed" salad in a bag in the produce section of the supermarket, and they're a welcome convenience. Available since the early 1990s, annual sales of the easier than ever side dish has reached almost $ 3 billion a year. The trouble is that despite what it says on the…