The Modern Medical Science: a Journey Through History

The history of Medical Science is very interesting. Centuries before the advent of Islam the Arabs had their own system of medicine in the form of herbs and shrubs (‘Aqaqir wa’l Hashä’ish) which was based on Chaldean medicine and on their own experience. Their first physician was Luqmân and the second Khuzaim. Gradually, Greek medicine…

The Ingredients of Stacker Fat Burners

Stacker fat burners can be great for burning fat, building muscle, increasing energy and helping with your weight loss program. While stacker fat burners can vary slightly, most have generally the same basic ingredients. Ephedra is a common ingredient found in fat burners such as Original stacker 2 with ephedra or Stacker 3 Original with…

Knowing Angioedema

Angioedema, which is also called by others as Quincke’s edema, is the swelling occurring in the tissue under the skin’s surface. The skin ailment is usually an allergic reaction to a medication or food. Occurrence of Angioedema should also be given proper attention and focus because it may indicate an underlying condition of more serious…

So What is Up With Ginger – Is it a Spice Or an Herb?

Although most kitchen spice cabinets include a jar of ground ginger, it is usually considered a spice and one does not think of adding ginger herb to a recipe, one would add ginger spice. Ginger spice is added to Ginger Snaps, Ginger Bread, Ginger Ale, Gingered Chicken, and Gingered Pumpkin Cheesecake, face it, the spice…

All Assisted Living Communities Are Not Created Equal

There are two ways to look for a senior living community, aka assisted living. It can either be done while under extremely stressful conditions when your family member has been hospitalized for a major medical event or a functional decline, which often is characterized by a fall or inability to do basic activities of daily…

Can't Lose Weight? Maybe You Have A Thyroid Disorder

A thyroid disorder called hypothyroidism means you have an underactive thyroid gland. If you have trouble losing weight no matter what you do, it could be because you are hypothyroid. There are almost 30 million Americans with thyroid disease and women are 7 times more likely than men to have it. Hypothyroid is the most…

What Is Williams Syndrome?

Williams Syndrome, sometimes known as Williams-Beuren Syndrome is a rare genetic condition named after the doctor who first described it. How rare? Well, different sources estimate that it affects between one in every 8,000 or 25,000 births, depending on which website you read. That’s pretty rare. It’s a genetic condition, meaning it is caused by…

Metal Fillings – A Ticking Time Bomb In The Mouth?

Harmful metals in the mouth Metal dental ware is a constant source of poisoning and allergic reaction in the body (especially to milk and its products). All metal corrodes in time, especially in the mouth where there is a high concentration of air and moisture. Among other harmful metals, amalgam fillings contain the extremely toxic…

Can a Person Become Un-Diabetic?

Yes and no. More people could become un-diabetic than ever succeed in doing so. Other people really don’t stand a chance. Which are you? Before going on, what does it mean to become un-diabetic? A simple answer would be to say that, without medication, your fasting blood sugar remains below 126 md/dL and your hemoglobin…

High carb foods can cause heart attacks

A new study from Tel Aviv University showed what happens in your body when you eat high-carbohydrate foods. And the results show that eating too much bread might be bad for your heart… Researchers fed healthy volunteers one of four meals: cornflakes with milk, a pure sugar mixture, bran flakes, or a placebo (water). (We’ve…