Fosamax femur fractures : Fosamax lawsuits

The Osteoporotic Drug Fosamax is Linked to Rare Femur Fractures: Fosamax (alendronate) is a bisphosphonate that slows down the break down of bone by inhibiting osteoclasts and thereby allowing for bone restoration.  This drug is manufactured by Merck and is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women by increasing bone mass and decreasing…

Known Cerebral Palsy

DEFINITIONS Cerebral Palsy (CP, Big Brain Paralysis) is a condition characterized by poor muscle control, stiffness, disability and other neurological dysfunction. CP is not a disease and not progressive (getting worse). In infants and premature babies, part of the brain that controls muscle movement are particularly vulnerable to CP injury occurs in 1-2 from 1000…

Could it be Analysis Paralysis?

I did lunch with a great guy last week and as we sat discussing some of the many complexities of dating, he mentioned a term that I just loved – ‘Analysis Paralysis’! It got me wondering to what extent this term affects our lives and in particular the selection process we go through when looking for…

Hiatal hernia surgery success rate

If you are like me and suffering from a Hiatal hernia, I don’t have to tell you what kind of problem this can cause. I have spent about 6 months now trying to figure out what was wrong with me because I had heartburn so bad I didn’t know what to do. I would try…

Vertebral Compression Fracture Information

Compression fracture of the vertebral body is common, especially in older adults. A vertebral compression fracture occurs when the bones of the spine become broken due to trauma. Vertebral compression fractures affect approximately 25 percent of all postmenopausal women in the United States. Vertebral compression fractures usually are caused by osteoporosis, and range from mild…

Segmental Stiffness Of The lower Back

Most of us start off with a beautifully mobile and smooth running back and rarely are we stiff backed unless there is a reason for it. The back is well evolved to do the job it has to do and does this mostly very well. Spinal bones are separated from the vertebrae by discs which…

Facts About Shingles and How to Treat It Naturally

Facts about Shingles and How to Treat It Naturally Like me, Anna was told as a child after having chicken pox that she would never have it again. Later in her adult life, it resurfaced as shingles, and this time it came back with a vengeance. The lesions, itching, fever, irritability, restlessness, pain, and confusion…

Sciatic Nerve Pain: Symptoms and Treatments

It is crucial to know the reasons why sciatic nerve pain happens in order for you to know their proper treatments. The Sciatic nerve is known to be the longest nerve of the body. When this nerve gets swollen or gets squeezed, a symptom called the Sciatica occurs. The pinched nerve is called the compressed…

Why You've Neck Ache

Head pain or even Cervicalgia is a widespread dysfunction inflicting two-thirds from the world inhabitants. The area affected by ache is the lower neck of the guitar area and upper back again region. This region bears as well as supports the load in our mind. The top about three joints from the neck of the…

Laryngitis Causes and Best Cure for Laryngitis

The larynx is the upper part of trachea (pronunciation keeuh the Pan), or tracheal. When a person’s breathing, the air delivered to the nose or mouth. Then, walk through the trachea to the lungs. The larynx contains the vocal cords, for the manufacture of sound. When the air through the wire, so that they vibrate.…

Treatments for tonsils stones

Have you ever wondered exactly what tonsils really are and what they do? According to medical professionals, the fleshy tissue that you see near the opening of your throat is supposed to catch bacteria, as well as other possible minuscule invaders, to ensure they under no circumstances get to the intestinal system and other organs.…

Diabetes – Causes And Home Remedies

Diabetes or diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by improper utilization of glucose by the body. The disorder forbids the body from using glucose either completely or partially. As a result, glucose builds up in blood and the person is diagnosed with high blood glucose or blood sugar levels. The hormone insulin produced by…

A Dietary Overhaul for Diabetics

Nutrition plays a big role in the in all of our lives, especially if your a diabetic. When a person is diagnosed with diabetes, they have to often need to overhaul many of the basic activities in their life. When a person is diagnosed with diabetes, they have to at many of the basic activities…

Are you Obese?

If you are one of those people that are fooling themselves into thinking that obese people are only seen on Jerry Springer then think again. Obesity is a lot more common than you might think and it brings with it a lot of health problems such as heart problems, diabetes, liver problems and poor digestion.…