What Is Basal Cell Carcinoma Skin Cancer?

A basal cell carcinoma skin cancer is the result of sun damage to the skin. The cancer tends to enlarge in a slow and steady pattern. It has the capability to spread to the tissue nearby. However, it cannot spread to the distant part of the body. The best and the only way to detect…

Psoriasis – Can It Protect Against Cancer?

Psoriasis is a chronic recurring disease, which usually manifests on the skin but may also affect the nails, the joints (5-30% of people with psoriasis) and the mucous membranes (1-2% of people with psoriasis). The causes of psoriasis are yet unknown, but various studies suggest that psoriasis is transferred genetically. Relatives with psoriasis are found…

10 Reasons Why Sandals Are Just Better Than Shoes Any Day

1. Sandals are downright fashionable. With styles that cover practically every possible reason and season, sandals never go out of style. In fact, many popular designs and styles of sandals remain lasting fashion statements year after year. 2. With sandals, foot freedom reins. Just ask any college student why they love their flip-flops. Ask a…

Do You Have a Wheat Intolerance?

Wheat is the most widely consumed cereal in the US. and Europe today. More than a billion people use it as a staple in their diet and wheat production has almost doubled since the turn of the 20th century. In Britain it provides 27% of our daily calorie intake. History has seen it as an…

Video Game Induced Depersonalization

There is a strong correlation between feelings of anxiety, panic, depersonalization/derealization, and the constant use of video games. This is a deduction based upon thorough and extensive research and study. The facts are there and continue to prove themselves out. Doctors now believe that electromagnetic fields (EMF’s) result in anxiety, depersonalization, derealization, depression, panic attacks,…

Serotonin and Moody Depressive Stoic Northern European Types

Serotonin and Depression Singin’ About The Blues, Feeling Blue and Really Being Darned Blue The challenge of being human puts us right in front of feelings that we would call depressive, sad, melancholy or withdrawn, hopelessness, helplessness, despair, sorrow, sadness. There is a whole musical genre called “The Blues”, which specializes in certain chord patterns,…

Sleep Deprivation And Its Ill-Effects

Sleep deprivation can be dangerous. It is when a person goes without sleeping. It could be a lack of sleep for a short time or a long time. Not getting enough rest can be difficult on the body because this time is to help repair the body and provide refreshment. The body truly does suffer…

Medical Coding Resource – Ask How Far the Scope Went

While reviewing the physician’s notes, how should you count exam elements when they are obtained through a scope such as 31231 or 31575? Do those elements support the E/M and the scope or just one or the other? You always thought the elements collected via the scope support the procedure only. If you’re reporting an…

Physical Therapy Ultrasound Helps Reduce Joint and Muscle Pain

Physical therapy ultrasound has been around since the 1940’s, when therapists learned that ultrasound waves could destroy brain tissue and used it to treat patients with Parkinson disease. Patients could also receive treatment for ulcers and arthritis using ultrasound waves. Ultrasound is a form of heat therapy, and heat has been proven to loosen muscles…

Everything You Need to Know About Spotting Between Periods

Though it may cause apprehension, spotting between periods is not really an unusual occurrence. Typically, the menstrual cycle ranges from 21 to 35 days, with an average of 28 days. Spotting between periods takes place when there is vaginal blood flow in between the period after your last day of menstruation and the beginning of…