Cerebral Palsy and Developing the Right Attitude

Cerebral Palsy and developing the right attitude can make the difference between some measure of independence and having to depend on caregivers for a lifetime. For parents, constantly doing everything for a special needs child does him/her no favors; likewise, constantly expecting people to bail you out, if you have a disability, is only going to…

Owner’s Guide to Iguana Paralysis

Paralysis in iguanas is a very serious condition. While some iguanas may be paralyzed permanently, sometimes the condition is reversible. So, what exactly causes iguana paralysis? Causes Your iguana can become paralyzed for various reasons. The most common cause of this condition is metabolic bone disease. It can also occur if you keep your iguana…

Hiatal Hernia Surgery

Imagine passing a scan test at a hospital for chest pains or heartburn symptoms and your doctor accidentally discovers you have a hiatal hernia condition. You may be wondering if you will need to undergo surgery. Well first let me reassure you that the vast majority of this type of conditions are not considered to…

The Problem of Osteoporosis and Pilates

I. The Problem of Osteoporosis An osteoporosis web site opens with this question, “Did you know that a woman’s risk of osteo-related fracture is greater than her risk of cervical, uterine, and breast cancer combined?” Then why do people laugh when I tell them that I’m scheduled for a baseline DEXA Scan next week at…

Mercedes Benz C230: Ready to Play the Game

The game begins. Well, that is for the sports sedans of the automobile industry. And Mercedes Benz decided to enter the competition with its Mercedes Benz C230. Taking a look at this new vehicle, one could simply think that no this vehicle surely is able to take charge of the whole game. It come standard…

Nerve Pain and Nerve Disorders Can Be Treated

Nerve pain, known as neuropathic pain in medical terms, is different from so-called ‘normal’ pain. It’s often resistant to the usual pain relievers but treatments are available. Read on for key information about nerve pain treatment. “Normal” pain is called ‘nociceptive pain’. It’s important to know the difference between nociceptive and neuropathic pain to understand…

Dealing With a Pinched Sciatic Nerve

The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the body, measuring 3/4 of an inch in diameter, and extending from the base of the spine all the way down each leg to the foot. Due to its size, a pinched sciatic nerve can be extremely painful. A pinched sciatic nerve generally refers to a compression…

Quick and Easy Home Remedy for Sore Throat

When you are down with a sore throat, drinking, eating and even breathing can be a real pain. A sore throat can linger for weeks, but there is no reason for you to put up with that. If you have a sore throat, there are a variety of different things you can use to cure…

Tonsil Stones and Pregnancy

Many pregnant women who suffer from bad breadth might be due to disease. Since tonsilloliths and halitosis are provoked due to same elements they can be linked to each other. Nearly ninety percent of chronic bad breadth is found to be caused due to oral cavity bacterial imbalance. It is found that disease are also…

Diabetes – Frequency of Testing Diabetes

Studies in various parts of the country have indicated that the single blood-glucose measurement, done in the physician’s office every few weeks or months, is still the most common method of diabetes management in the United States. However, other studies have demonstrated the futility of this type of management, and more and more people are…

Obesity: What, Why And Treatment

Obesity in our days is one of the most important nutritional problems in western societies. Many factors seem to contribute to increasing the frequency of obesity and many types of treatment have been tried, which are likely to be successful as long as the person ultimately change his eating habits. Obesity is an epidemic and…

A Summary Of Some Common Skin Rashes In Babies

Cradle cap is a condition whereby patches of greasy yellow flakes and small pimple-like bumps appear on the scalps of healthy babies. Sometimes it may appear on the eyebrows, ears and other areas where sebaceous glands are located. It can occur in any baby, and appear during the early weeks of life and will clear…

Cold Sore Scabs – A Few Helpful Tips

It’s never fun having a cold sore, and some people suffer from outbreak after outbreak. As if the sore wasn’t bad enough in itself, and just when you start thinking you’re on the mend, an ugly yellow crust, or scab, forms. On most of your body, a scab means that the pain goes away. However,…