A Brain Tumor Symptom – Truth About Neck Pain Revealed

Brain tumor symptoms can be hard to recognize, simply because of the variety of symptoms that can occur. Symptoms ranging from headaches and neck pain to seizures and stomach problems are all brain tumor symptoms. These symptoms occur when the brain tumor causes damage to various clusters of nerve cells, causing spurious signals or a…

How Can You Diagnose Dehydration?

Diagnosing dehydration is not always an easy thing for some people. What about you? There are several things we can use as the basics to detect dehydration. It should be done by the health care practitioner. The examination of the patient has the purpose to assess the level of this condition and finally find the…

Pirate Riddles

There are many games kids can play for events, birthdays and at family gatherings. One of the best games is Pirate Riddles. This is a form of a treasure hunt game. Although there are many variations to pirate themes, there is bound to be a pirate treasure hunt that can please any age group of…

How Many People Die an Hour Smoking?

Recently, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) embarked on a major 50 state anti-smoking effort. The thrust of the program is to enhance public education and to develop a national anti-smoking policy. Simply stated, the goal is to reduce the death count (and related illnesses) from smoking in the United States. Currently some 444,000 people…

The Importance of Hand Grip Testing

In order to become a Sheriff or Police Officer, applicants undergo a hand grip strength test using a hand dynamometer and must exceed a minimum score in both dominant and non-dominant hand. Recent studies have shown that grip strength is a good predictor for identifying populations at higher risk for heart disease and stroke. In…

Causes of Groundwater Pollution

The risk of groundwater pollution is increasing both from the disposal of water materials and from the widespread use by industry and agriculture of potentially polluting chemicals in the environment. Groundwater pollution can occur either as discrete, point sources (e.g. from landfills), or from the wider, more diffuse use of chemicals, such as the application…

Knee Arthritis Treatment

What you need to know about arthritis of the knee. The most common form of arthritis in the knee: The most active type of arthritis in the knee is osteoarthritis. This is where the disease causes a gradual deterioration of the cartilage in the joint, resulting in swelling, sometimes excruciating pain and loss of mobility.…

Dealing With Information Overload – 5 Quick Tips

There is a term that is used to describe what happens when you do not know how to deal with information overload:   Paralysis  by Analysis. It refers to being so overwhelmed by all of the information you are dealing with that you become unable to act. You spend so much time sifting through the information…

Alternative Methods of Treatment – Acupuncture

The interest in alternative medicine is on the rise. Within the list of unconventional therapies, one of them stands out, highlighted by the fact that is one of the most common and most studied method to treat different illnesses. This therapy is based upon the oriental medicine conception according to which there is a vital…

Aqua Therapy

Aqua therapy is perhaps the oldest technique of treating the ailments. This form of therapy involves the use of water for comforting pains and treating diseases. The active agent in the treatment of ailments actually being heat and cold and water plays the role of carrier only. The use of aqua therapy has been found…

1967 GTO For Sale

The Pontiac division of General Motors introduced the GTO (Gran Turismo Omologato) in 1964. The GTO survived a relatively brief but eventful span that included 11 model years and 3 vehicle generations. GM did eventually manage to re-launch the Pontiac GTO in 2004 through Holden, an Australian subsidiary, but that amounted to an uninspired three-year…

Find The Cause Of The Sciatica

Sciatica is a type of   neuralgia  where the sciatic nerve is damaged or affected, which can result in a deep pain down the leg as well as weakness, numbing or tingling. It can often be very uncomfortable as well as very painful and because it involves the nerves, it makes it very difficult to treat.…