Coping With Cerebral Palsy

Children with CP are more likely to have behavioral and emotional difficulties than the non-disabled kids, which may have a potentially deleterious effect on quality of life.They shouldn’t be treated with pity and sorrow as they experience life as most children do. Great deal of effort is needed to support the social and educational cause.…

Astral Catalepsy Guide (Sleep Paralysis)

If you’ve already been exploring the idea of astral projection, you will no doubt have come across the a technique called the “Monroe Technique.” Designed by Robert Allan Monroe of the Monroe Institute, this technique was crafted from his own personal experiences in astral travel. In this step by step astral projection guide using the…

Osteoporosis May Lead to Fractures

Osteoporosis is a diseases that affects the strength of bones and could lead to fractures. The bone mineral density is reduced, the structure of the bone is changed and the collagen amounts present in the bones is altered when a person has osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is most prominent in women older than 55. The World Health…

Back Pain With Rash A Sign Of Shingles

The varicella-zoster virus, also known as the chickenpox virus, lies dormant in the body’s nerve roots after you have chickenpox. According to the National Institutes of Health, 25% of the population experienced a resurgence of the virus later in life, causing a condition known as shingles. The time frame and severity of shingles symptoms varies…

Does Sitting Too Much Cause Sciatica?

Something that many people know is that sitting too much causes sciatica. After all, one thing that many cases of sciatica have in common is that the people that suffer from it generally have jobs or lifestyles that involve sitting for a good portion of the day, whether it be working at a desk in…

What Is Pediatric Physical Therapy?

Pediatric physical therapy is a healthcare profession that encompasses evaluation and treatment of infants, toddlers, children and adolescents. It’s very important to discover and treat problems in children on time. Research proves that early intervention works well with many pediatric diagnoses including but not limited to ADHD/ADD, ataxia, autism, brachial plexus injuries like Erb’s palsy,…

Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes – Top Warning Signs

Unless something bad occurs, most signs and symptoms of diabetes are dismissed as being minor annoyances and are usually ignored. Of all diabetes sufferers, nearly a third don’t realize they have the disease since the diabetes symptoms are fairly mild and unnoticeable in the beginning. In the absence of other factors, the signs and symptoms…

Common Causes of Obesity

Obesity is a condition in which there excessive deposits of body fat. A person with a BMI (body mass index) over 30 is characterized as being obese. Those with a BMI over 25 are considered as being overweight. The rate of obesity is increasing at an alarming pace all over the world, particularly in the…

Urticarial Rash – How To Identify Urticarial Rashes

Acute Urticaria is an allergy caused by the exposure to pets, bee and wasp sting, horses, latex rubber, food, shellfish, nuts, fruit and dairy products. Allopathic medicines like penicillin, tetracycline, sulphonamide and cephalosporins, blood pressure medicines (ACE inhibitors, diuretics), codeine and aspiring cause Urticarial rashes, which in later stages turns into chronic Urticaria. Hepatitis B…

Cold Sore Blisters

Cold sores or cold sore blisters develop into large painful sores which can easily be spread; not only from person to person, but also from one area of the body to other areas of the body. Hence, they can infect unusual places such as the fingers and eyes. Formation of the Blisters The tingling or…

Psoriasis and Water Fasting

Psoriasis is a common skin condition that causes skin redness and irritation. Most people with psoriasis have thick, red skin with flaky, silver-white patches called scales. The skin grows much faster than surrounding skin and feels much thicker. This skin, now called scales, either fall of on their own or through rubbing or scratching My…