3 Stages For International Student Health Insurance

Every country has its own distinctive arrangements for health care. All of them are complex systems, filled with bureaucracy and government regulation, designed to allocate scarce and expensive resources. But, beyond that, crucial elements differ. Take the United States and Canadian systems. Both offer high-quality, high-technology, high-cost health care, but they pay for it very…

Diagnose My Skin Rash

This diagnose my skin rash article is intended to help individuals with their skin care problem. There are many reasons why a skin rash occurs. Proper diagnosis is essential to alleviate this type of skin problem. In today’s world, the human body is being bombarded with chemicals that affect our health. Whether the source of…

An Overview of Hip Fractures

What Can Be Done For A  Hip   Fracture ? Much more than a broken bone, a  hip   fracture  is a break in the upper region of the femur or thigh bone that can result in a dramatic lifestyle change if not taken care of. These fractures are common among the elderly population due to falls and…

Duodenal Switch – The Preferable Abdominal Restriction Procedure

The duodenal switch (DS) modifies the BPD designed to prevent ulcers, increase gastric restriction, minimize dumping syndrome, and reduce protein-calorie malnutrition. Dr. Doug Hess first reported DS in 1986. The DS works by gastric restriction in addition to malabsorption. Anatomically, mainly the difference between DS and BPD is how the stomach is shaped – the…

Alternative Medicine Treatment for C. Difficile Infection

This article might be for you or someone you love, it is for sufferers that are looking for help. Clostridium difficile has other names such as CDF, C. diff, antibiotic-associated colitis; colitis – pseudomembranous; necrotizing colitis. Unfortunately, common treatment of the C. difficile with antibiotics cannot prevent from relapses. This opportunistic infection causes diarrhea and…

Four Sexual Dysfunctions That May Affect Any Woman

You may describe your sex life at the moment as terrific, wonderful, or simply the best. Hopefully this will be maintained for as long as possible without any problems. But it would not hurt knowing the sexual dysfunctions that a woman may face, especially that these conditions have been known to affect over half of…

Heart Attack

Heart attack is a condition in which blood flow to a particular portion of the heart is stopped. The blood carries oxygen to the heart muscles. That portion of the heart gets damaged due to lack of oxygen. Heart related disease is the main killer of most of the men’s and women’s in USA alone.…

Heart Disease – Our Modern Plague Resolved

In the last hundred years, our society has had to endure an ever-increasing plague affecting the lives of millions. Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) in the form of ‘Occlusive Cardiovascular Disease’, which is also known as ‘Atherosclerosis’ or ‘plaquing’ of the arteries is affecting younger and younger people with each passing generation. The disorder leads to the…

Symptoms of Brain Tumor

Brain tumor symptoms varies based on on the person and their specific situation. Different factors of the tumor will influence the symptoms of the brain tumors pressing on a nerve or disturbs a certain area of the brain. They also may be caused when the brain swells or fluid builds up within the skull. The…

Natural Pneumonia Treatment – Part 2

Young children (especially infants), older adults, and people who have compromised immune systems are very vulnerable to the potentially life-threatening effects of this illness.  Pneumonia  is now the fifth leading cause of death in the United States. No matter what the cause,  pneumonia  usually leaves the sufferer with the weakness that persists for four to…

Cure For a Dry Cough

What’s the cure for a dry cough? First we should define a dry cough. A “dry cough” does not produce sputum, or phlegm coughed up from the chest. Beyond that, a dry cough may be caused by a number of conditions. Probably the most common cause of a so-called dry cough is a tickle in…

Caring For Neoprene Chest Waders

I’m a waterfowl hunter. Because duck and goose hunting typically occurs during relatively cold times of year, my chest wader of choice is a neoprene wader. Neoprene is really the only good option for cold water wading and is the choice of most hunters and fishermen who often fish in cold water. Neoprene waders will…

Chronic Cough in Children

Cough is a common ailment which most people experience as a reaction to entry of foreign particles in the respiratory system. Different types of cough depending on the factor causing them are hacking, mucus producing or dry. Cough accompanying cold or sore throat lasts for few days. Persistent cough is termed as chronic cough. Some…

Football Related Knee Injuries

Ligament Injuries Football players frequently injure one or more of the knee ligaments. These ligaments include the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL), the medial collateral ligament (MCL), and the lateral collateral ligament (LCL). ACL Injury – When an athlete changes direction rapidly, lands wrong from a jump, or simply slows down…

Building Global Leaders – Issues and Challenges

INTRODUCTION “The Era of globalization is fast becoming the preferred term for describing the current times. Just as the expression the cold Era was and the space age are used to describe for particular periods of history just the same way the globalization describes the political, the economic and the cultural psyche of today. People…