How to Evaluate Chest Pain in Emergency Medicine

Don’t make a lethal, critical mistake! “Who’s Your PAPPA” is a system to assist you in the evaluation of any patient with chest pain. Whether it is chest pain, pressure, shortness of breath, indigestion or cough, you have to ask, “Who’s Your PAPPA?”. You need to look at them, point to them and say, “Who’s…

Clinical Manifestations of Pulmonary Edema

Cardiogenic and noncardiogenic pulmonary edema each result in increased extravascular lung water, and each may outcome in respiratory failure. Given the differences in pathophysiology, it is not surprising that the clinical manifestations are very various within the two syndromes. Elevated Transmural Stress Pulmonary Edema (Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema):Early raises in pulmonary venous stress may be asymptomatic.…

LDL Cholesterol And Heart Disease

We’ve all heard that there’s good cholesterol and bad cholesterol. LDL falls into the bad category. LDL refers to a combination of low-density lipoprotein and cholesterol. The liver produces cholesterol to perform a number of important cellular functions, however when our body produces more than we need, our health can seriously suffer. Low-density lipoproteins bind…

Worries Over New Arthritis ‘Smart Drug’ Monthly Injection

While the media currently feeds a frenzy of excitement regarding the new arthritis gene therapy drug known as Tocilizumab, Hundreds of thousands of rheumatoid arthritis sufferers are offered new hope in beating there debilitating condition. The new drug is being heralded as a mile stone in rheumatoid arthritis treatment following a trial in which nearly…

What Causes Night Sweats?

Excessive bedtime sweating known as night sweats, produced while you are sleeping, is not normally due to an excess of heat into the room or on the bed that you are sleeping in. This sweating disorder is very much like hot flashes that you might experience during the day and can end up soaking your…

Are New Bodybuilding Drugs Safe For Bodybuilders?

Many bodybuilders are using a new drug called human growth hormone, or HGH, to improve their bodybuilding performance. Human growth hormone is naturally produced by your body’s pituitary gland. When that happens, your liver also releases IGF-1. After puberty, the levels lessen and you stop growing new muscle cells. After that point, all you can…

Holistic Cancer Treatment For Pets (Dog)

We all know that cancer is a dangerous disease, and a permanent cure is impossible especially in the case of cancer that metastasizes or distributed to various parts of the body. In that stage cancer becomes a multiple problem of the primary organ where it had initiated as well as those it has influenced after…

Fastest Cures For the Common Cold

The common cold can sneak up on us in a matter of hours. One minute you may feel fine and the next minute you begin to experience symptoms of fatigue. Runny nose, sore throat, and body aches are just a few of the side effects which accompany a common cold. This particular virus can easily…

Birth Injury Attorneys

Has your baby suffered from any kind of injury during delivery? If so, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit and seek damages for the injuries sustained by your baby. If your baby has gone through complications in the process of his delivery, he could suffer some serious health problems. These problems are collectively…

Therapies for Cerebral Palsy

A child with cerebral palsy will have a group of neurological disorders that are caused due to injuries in the brain. Along with the condition that the child suffers from, it will also give rise to many secondary disorders like difficulty in seeing, hearing, talking, feeding, toileting, walking and many more. All these conditions have…