Medical Articles

Physiotherapy For the Shoulder

The function of the human arm is to allow placement of the hand in useful positions so the hands can perform activities where the eyes can see them. Because of the huge range of positions required the shoulder is very flexible with a large motion range, but this is at the expense of some reduced…

Pure Breeds – Pomeranian Puppies And Other Toys Breeds

Pomeranian puppies are beautiful examples of toy dogs. Their fox-like faces, alert dark eyes, luxurious double coats of fur, and thick, furry tails are just a few of their attractive features. Pomeranians are considered toy dogs because they only reach an adult size of three to seven pounds and a height of eight to eleven…

How To Control Your Anxiety Panic Attacks

Many people all over the world suffer from anxiety disorders and these disorders often cause panic attacks. If you are one of those people, then you know anxiety panic attacks can cause a rush of different emotions; each one more overwhelming than the last. To properly deter an anxiety panic attack you have to first…

How Much is My Arm Injury Accident Claim Worth?

One of the questions accident solicitors get asked most often is "How much is my claim worth?" Many of our clients are understandably anxious to receive compensation to cover the costs of any treatments they might need after their accident, or because they might have out of pocket expenses such as repair bills or damaged…

Symptoms and Effects of Chronic Insomnia

Chronic insomnia or wakefulness has been discussed for many centuries. This is a terrible condition where one is deprived or has an inability to sleep. It is also perceived as a condition where a person cannot get enough rest every time they sleep. Wakefulness has many different causes such as depression, anxiety disorders, Alzheimer’s disease,…

Magnesium Chloride Vs Magnesium Sulfate – The Facts

Serious health consequences await people who are magnesium deficient. Many people feel that the benefits of magnesium is nothing short of miraculous. Some of the symptoms of magnesium deficiency include vomiting, nausea, low blood pressure, insomnia, seizures, muscle spasm, and restless leg syndrome. The question that people also ask themselves is which is better, Magnesium…

Foot Care for Senior Citizens – kent B Smith

Good foot health is especially important for senior citizens.  The longer your feet stay healthy, the longer you can maintain an active lifestyle.  Simply follow these 5 guidelines put forth by the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA) and the Institute for Preventative Foot Health (IPFH): Principle One: Proper Foot Hygiene.  Simple daily routines can…

Lifting Safety – Preventing Workplace Back Injuries

One common workplace injury is a back injury. Back injuries result from undue strain on the tendons and muscles of the spinal cord or the lower back, and can often occur from improper lifting technique or from poor continual sitting position. Sometimes back injuries incurred at work can disrupt everyday life and cause long-term medical…

The Truth About Nail Fungus

Nail fungus is one of the most undesirable topics of conversation in the world. You may have seen many advertisements for nail fungus treatments that have had you literally gag with disgust. Admittedly the pictures they show you of infected nails may be slightly exaggerated but if the truth be told, these infections are becoming…

Zostavax – An Effective Vaccine to Prevent Shingles

Shingles or Herpes Zoster is a disease which people over the age of 60 or having prolonged illnesses will be painfully aware of. The usual symptom is a very painful rash which usually develops on one side of the body along the nerves that carry the Herpes Zoster virus. Herpes Zoster originates from the Herpes…

Medial Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Knee

Medial collateral ligament injuries to the knee are not uncommon. Many well-recognized professional athletes, including Hines Ward, Knowshan Moreno, and Troy Polamalu, have suffered from medial collateral ligament tears after injury on the football field. These can occur alone or in combination with other ligament or cartilage injuries of the knee in athletes. What is…

Rib Pain During Pregnancy

Rib pain during pregnancy can be a persistent problem, especially during the third trimester.  Your rib cage may feel mildly sore or extremely tender and bruised.    You may have discomfort on either side, or both sides, though it is commonly worse on the right side of the ribs. Pain occurs in and under the ribs…