A Remedy For Stammering

Stammering and stuttering are speech impediments that a lot of people have. Most people assume that these are childhood speech problems that go away through time. They think that a person can just grow out of stuttering and be able to speak fluently when they are an adult. However, this is not the case. For…

Deaf/Mute Sign Language Awareness

The deaf, or the “deaf mute” or those suffering deaf mutism as is often described are just like any other person in the society. That they can not speak or hear words audibly does not exclude them from enjoying the basic necessities of life as well as achieve their ultimate desires in life. This piece…

Fluency Disorders: Stuttering vs Cluttering

The title of this article Fluency Disorders: Stuttering vs Cluttering is not to advance an oppositional position between stuttering and cluttering. And the word cluttering as used in this context is not about “things” that take up space but serve no useful purpose. Cluttering is a fluency disorder. Several clinical studies have shown that stuttering…

Adenoid Removal – What is an Adenoid Removal?

If you’ve ever experienced the discomfort and embarrassment of tonsil stones, you may be wondering if adenoid removal would be beneficial for you. With removal of the tonsils and associated structures seemingly so common, many sufferers of tonsilloliths, or tonsil stones, consider surgery an attractive option. Tonsil stones are often felt as a mass or…

How to Treat Glaucoma – Some Tips You Need to Know

Glaucoma is the No 2 cause of blindness worldwide after cataracts. Glaucoma attacks the optical nerve and causes chronic and progressive deterioration. The disease is diagnosed by testing eye pressure. While blindness caused by cataracts is generally curable, this is not the case with glaucoma. That is why it is very important to know how…

Hyperopia – Can Laser Eye Surgery Correct This Condition

Farsightedness and laser eye surgery may not seem to be a good option at first glance. But the success of LASIK has proven that there is finally a surgical technique to correct this vision problem. What is Hyperopia or farsightedness? It’s a vision problem where persons can see distant objects clearly but experience difficulty in…

Erections During Sleep – What Do They Mean?

If a man has ever awakened and found himself experiencing an erection, he might wonder if it were a normal response. Not only is it normal, but it’s a sign that the reproductive system and the male hormones are healthy. Doctors and researchers believe that nocturnal erections are due to chemical changes in the brain…

3 Basic Cosmetology Skills Required in the Field

Cosmetology skills are very important when it comes to choosing a career in cosmetology. There are some basic skills you need to keep in mind while going for a cosmetology career. In this article we shall discuss some important cosmetology skills. Clean the Palette Cosmetology is just like painting. The face is the canvas and…

Psychodynamic Family Therapy

Psychoanalysis is a therapeutic approach preferred by followers of the Freudian school of thought (circa 1900’s) that sees clients as psychologically ill through unconscious conflict within the mind. Freud based his approach on individual clinical case studies, which fail to be empirically tested due to the impossibility of replication. This means that the treatment of…