Make More Profits Through Joint Ventures

The internet is a place where opportunities are born and options are plenty. Online, you will find profitable marketing strategies like affiliate marketing. Affiliate marketing is most favorable to beginners. For those of us who want to acquire more profits without using more resource, affiliate marketing is just not enough. We have to utilize other…

What Causes Dislocation

Dislocations may happen to anyone at any time. Therefore, you should be able to prevent such injuries from happening. Knowing what causes them is the first step for you to be able to avoid getting dislocations. Below are some examples of things that may cause your joints and bones to be damaged. Sports – People…

Osteoporosis – The Next Epidemic

Do you know that … * 8 million women and 2 million men currently have this disease in the US * 80% of the people who have osteoporosis are women * 33% of men older than 75 years of age have osteoporosis * 50% of women and 13% of men over 50 years of age…

Creative Tips on Living With a Disability

I have lived with cerebral palsy all 53 years of my life. It has made me very tenacious in everything I set out to do. Disability tends to make people more creative, because our bodies are different, so we need to customize many things. It's not a bad thing to have a disability, it's just…

Paralysis From Spinal Cord Injuries

The spinal column encases a bundle of nerves called the spinal cord that make up a very important part of your nervous system. While your backbone does a good job to protect your spinal cord, serious accidents such as elevated falls and car wrecks can break through the spine's defenses and sever the important nerves…

Causes and Symptoms of Femoral Hernias

The abdominal cavity wall in someone's body is made up of tendons and muscles that are tough and durable. All of these tendons can be found between the ribs and down to the groin. This section of your body operates as a natural barrier that will hold in all of the contents held within your…

Acupuncture Eases Tension Headache Pain

The ancient Chinese practice of acupuncture has proven to be an effective treatment for tension headache. It not only relieves pain, but also cuts rates of recurrence by almost half, a recent study measures. Traditional Chinese acupuncture therapy involves insertion of needles up to 3 inches deep into the body at prescribed acupuncture points, according…

Coffee Titans Clash Over Espresso Centric Market

Two loosely allied US coffee giants, Starbucks and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, started taunting each other over who can project dominance in the espresso home market emerging in North America. In dueling press releases, CEO's of both adults leveled their espresso centric ambitions publicly on March 9, 2012. On that date, Seattle, WA based Starbucks…

Shingles – Painful Nerves?

Shingles, or Herpes Zoster as it is sometimes called, is a painful reactivation of the Chickenpox virus. Zoster usually appears as a local rash to one specific area of ​​the body. It usually does not cross the midline of left half versus right half of the body. It follows a dermatome nerve root pattern from…

Give More Bones to Your Spinal Instrumentation Coding

Spinal instrumentation is a method of keeping the spinal stiff after spinal fusion surgery. It is used to treat the deformities of the spinal referring to birth defects, fractures, scoliosis, spinal diseases, and other injuries. When the spine no longer maintains its normal shape, and nerve damage occurs, different kinds of instrumentation (made of metal…

The Cabin

The schusshing from her skis was the only sound in the long alpine valley. The snow sparkled in the full moon, the peaks surrounding her enhancing the glow and helping to light her way. Lost in the rhythm of movement, her legs suppress the stretch-glide-kick-stretch-glide-kick in an even, terrain-crossing tempo. She tried cutting her shoulders…

Neck and Back Pain

Neck and back pain are common, especially with aging. Low back pain affects about 50% of adults older than 60 years. The pain is usually caused by muscle tension or stiffness in that particular area of ​​the back or neck which can be with or without neuro-motor deficiencies. The neck and back pain can either…

Bronchitis and Tonsillitis – Causes and diagnose

The condition called bronchitis is the inflammation of the bronchial tree; tonsillitis is the inflammation of to tonsils localized on the posterior side of the mouth. Both diseases are caused mainly by bacteria or viruses, but can also be unleashed by polluting factors or different substances causing irritation. The most common cause of tonsillitis is…

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) Explained

Obsessive compulsive disorder is a symptom of an underlying anxiety condition. The obsessions experienced by OCD sufferers range from appropriate thoughts, for example about harming someone or subconscious counting, to carrying out invasive, compulsive rituals such as constant checking, hand washing or tidying. OCD is driven by anxiety. The 'what if …?' thought processes, driven…

Diabetes in Cats or (Feline Diabetes Mellitus)

Diabetes in cats or (Feline Diabetes mellitus) sorry to say is common in older cats, and is usually common in cats that are fed dry food diets. There was a study in the Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery in 2006, that reported a high-protein, low-carb diets are as or more effective than insulin at…