Lymph Nodes Cancer

Lymph node cancer or lymphoma is a cancer that accounts for approximately five percent of all cancers. It predominantly effects males but is not exclusive to men. Those most at risk are between the ages of fifteen and thirty four and those over the age of fifty-four. This does not mean that anyone outside of…

Equipping Your Business for the Disabled

Employers providing services to the public must also take responsibility for ensuring that disabled people can leave the building safely in the event of fire. If you don’t, it may be viewed as discrimination. It may also constitute a failure to comply with the requirements of the fire safety legislation in England and Wales. From…

Hospitals in Bangalore

The list of top Hospitals in Bangalore has been prepared on the basis of the services, specialties, facilities and technology used. Bangalore city is known for its technology and tourism; it is referred to as the IT Hub of India. There are innumerous foreigners who visit every year in this city either for business or…

Pregnancy and Cold Sores

Cold sores during pregnancy  seem to be a common occurrence for women infected by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1).  Pregnancy can weaken a woman’s immune system which will make her more prone to cold sore outbreaks. A cold sore can also be triggered by increased levels of stress. Many women experience an increased number of cold…

Bronchitis Preventions

Health is your most prized possession. It is only natural to take care of it correctly to keep your body in good shape. Every choice you make, from the food you eat to your habits, has a direct impact on your health eventually. Suffering from any chronic disease like bronchitis is always troubling. Bronchitis can…

Hip Replacement Exercises – Pre & Post Surgery Hip Exercises

A diagnosis of osteoarthritis of the hip generally progresses to the likelihood of requiring a hip replacement in the near future. As the degenerative condition advances, it causes a decreased range of motion, pain, muscle weakness, gait changes, and tight muscles. Specific exercises designed for hip arthritis can help maintain range of motion at your…

Cataract Surgery: Advantages and Disadvantages

Are you suffering from cataract in one or both eyes? Is the cloudiness of the eye’s natural lens is robbing you of your vision and quality of life? You no longer need to live with the vision impairment due to cataracts, thanks to cataract surgery. Anyone thinking about undergoing Cataract surgery should first understand what…

Abraham Colles (1773-1843) – Irish Surgeon

COLLES FRACTURE Abraham Colles first described this fracture in 1814, as an extra articular break of distal radius, which usually occurs in elderly individuals who fall on an outstretched hand. The lesion is typically dorsally displaced and angulated. The fracture is also caused by a forced dorsiflexion of the wrist, where the dorsal surface undergoes…

Broken Leg

Your leg contains 4 bones (the femur, the patella, the tibia, and the fibula) and bends at the hip, the knee, and the ankle. An accident can cause any of these bones to fracture (break) into two or more pieces. A broken bone that is exposed to the outside by a cut or if the…

Birth Injuries – Cerebral Palsy

During labor and delivery, the attending doctor, nurses, and other supporting staff are entrusted with the responsibility to ensure the safe and healthy arrival of a newborn. Babies are frail and easily harmed, so it is important to handle them with care, especially during the first moments of their lives. Unfortunately, there are occasions when…

Chronic Dry Eyes Or Red Eyes

Absolutely white, whites of the eye, is a myth. Veins in the eyes are and must be visible in healthy eyes. It is only when the red veins are dilated, the eye appears red. The drying up of lubricants and other protective fluids in the eye can cause irritation in the eye and result in…

8 Critical Cold Sore Stages

Let’s look at the 8 distinct cold sore stages, and what you can do now to lessen the severity, discomfort and length of your cold sore event. Cold sore stages 2-8 are the active stages and are very contagious during this time. Usually 3 to 4 weeks is the average life-span of a cold sore.…

A Minute Pain That Becomes Acute Back Pain

Back pain, one the most common medical problem faced by people; an ache which begins from areas like bones, nerves, joints and other areas of the spine and symptoms like weakness, numbness are indication to back ache. The spine acts as the major connecting channel between nerves, tendons, ligaments, muscles, and joints which in context…

Forceps Birth Injuries

There are many procedures available to doctors who are delivering a child if complications should arise. Much to the fears and stress of the parents, the birthing process is full of problems that endanger both the child and the mother. Tools such as vacuums and forceps can be important to promote a safe birth. However,…