More Doctors Smoke Camels Than Any Other Cigarette

According to a nationwide survey, more doctors smoke Camels than any other cigarette. Its true, well, it WAS true – back in the 1940's. Three independent research organizations conducted a nationwide poll with doctors, surgeons, and specialists in every branch of medicine. 113,597 doctors in all participated in this poll. The brand of cigarette the…

5 Symptoms of Anxiety and Tension

It seems that General Anxiety Disorder causes people the following problems. There are others, but these five are the main ones. 1. They have difficulty sleeping. 2. They think that something is imminent. 3. Relaxing seems out of the question. 4. Great difficulty coping, due to feeling exhausted. 5. Do not wish to eat. I…

Anxiety Attack

What characterizes anxiety is the maladaptive fear that occurs during anxiety attacks. You might have read somewhere that anxiety is man’s basic response to various stress-provoking experiences that are directly connected with the fight-or-flight response. This mechanism usually saves man’s continuity since the early evolution. Maladaptive fear is when the fear felt or perceived is…

Medical Malpractice – Birth Injuries

Tragically, severe injuries can occur during pregnancy, labor, or shortly after birth. Many parents face the challenge of providing for a child with special needs and seeking to secure the child's future care and treatment. If medical error caused the child's injury, a medical malpractice claim may be possible, to help ensure financial security for…

More Doctors Smoke Camels Than Any Other Cigarette

According to a nationwide survey, more doctors smoke Camels than any other cigarette. Its true, well, it WAS true – back in the 1940's. Three independent research organizations conducted a nationwide poll with doctors, surgeons, and specialists in every branch of medicine. 113,597 doctors in all participated in this poll. The brand of cigarette the…

Oxidative Stress Accelerates the Disease Process in Diabetes

From Pubmed.gov Role of oxidative stress in the progression of cardiovascular diseases accompanied by diabetes mellitus. Diabetes mellitus induced oxidative stress at least through through NADPH oxidase activation, and significantly accelerated the progression of cardiovascular diseases. In addition, hypoxia may be implicated in the development of diabetes mellitus and production of reactive oxygen species (ROS),…

Obese Unable to Get Treatment

This has been reported by the radiologists. With a population inclining towards obesity the problem is becoming more severe. “We noticed over the past couple of years that obesity was playing a role in our ability to see these images clearly,” said Dr. Raul Uppot, a radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital. Radiologists when writing up…

Herbal Treatments For Relieving Anxiety

Anxiety or panic attacks are common, daily worries that can be atrocious enough to make us want to hide under the sheets, and draw away from the world for quite some time. As everyone probably has experienced some form of anxiety at one time or another during their lives; however some anxiety is considered healthy,…

Birds Make Great Pets

If you want to get a pet and you live in an apartment and your choices are limited, you should consider a bird. Budgies, canaries and even finches are relatively easy to look after and such a pleasure to have around with their cheerful bird song to greet you every day. Canaries are the better…

Red Wine For Heart Health?

They say the French have the secret to longevity and it appears that might be so much more than just a myth, after all we all know how much the French love their red wine, and interestingly they have a much lower level of heart disease than we do in America. Recently it sees the…

Ukraine – Real Estate Development's Capital Growth

Ukraine was just one of the fifteen Soviet Republics before the fall of the USSR in 1991, which thrust independence onto this giant east European country for the first time in its history. The transformation from one-party, semi-autonomous state to democratic nation did not occur overnight, however, and Ukrainians had had to struggle long and…

Brachytherapy Showing Promise For More Than Prostate Cancer

Brachytherapy has shown promise for a few different forms of cancer and even for arteries which were unplugged from angioplasty. Low-dose rate (LDR) prostate brachytherapy is generally well tolerated in patients with a history of inflammatory bowel disease. Episcleral plaque brachytherapy is a complex procedure and should only be undertaken in specialized medical centers with…