Dog Arthritis – Common Types of Arthritis in Dogs

Dogs can suffer from different kinds of arthritis, which literally means inflammation of the joints. The most common form of arthritis in dogs is osteoarthritis or canine arthritis. Dogs are more prone to arthritis than in cats or horses and can usually take one of the several forms: Osteoarthritis – A slow, progressive disintegration of…

10 Steps For Quicker, Healthier Healing Of Bone Fractures

Bone dislocations and fractures feature among the most common medical ailments, among people from all over the world. While most bone fractures get healed within 3-4 weeks, not following certain basic treatment procedures can prolong the agony. In case of serious hip fractures and other joint problems, permanent deformities can also be an offshoot of…

How Much is My Workers Compensation Claim Worth?

If you have been injured at work, you may be considering, or even in the process of filing for Workers Compensation. You may not know what to expect from the process. You may not even know if your benefits will be enough. Depending on your state, Workers Compensation laws and procedures may differ a bit,…

Cerebral Palsy Lawyer

Children with cerebral palsy will most likely experience a lifetime of treatments for physical debilitation, behavioral problems and mental deficiencies and they will have to deal with a condition that will only worsen. The costs for the medical care for families with children with this disorder is extremely high and insurance doesn’t always cover it.…

Sleep Paralysis/Old Hag Syndrome

This is probably the most frightening and mysterious sleep disorder and I can speak from personal experience having suffered with this for many years. Many sufferers are reluctant to talk about the condition as certain aspects of it can appear to be at first glance – of a supernatural nature. Sufferers experience many things during…

Benefits of Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber Therapy

Hyperbaric medicine, also known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy is the medical use of oxygen at a higher than atmospheric pressure. Hyper means increased and baric relates to pressure. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) refers to intermittent treatment of the entire body with 100-percent oxygen at greater than normal atmospheric pressure. The earth’s atmosphere normally exerts about…

Shingles Pain Management – Natural Remedy Vs Medication

Shingles is one of the most annoying viral infections to catch as it is highly painful for most people. Anti-Virals are commonly prescribed by doctors as they help to ease pain and fast recovery. Corticosteroids, an anti-inflammatory medication that helps to reduce pain is another common prescription. However, you should note that anti-inflammatory is not…

When to See a Doctor for Strep Throat

If you have strep throat or think you do, you should be experiencing a full sensation in your throat, a painfully sore throat, swollen glands in your neck, and a fever of up to 102 degrees Fahrenheit. Then it’s time to see the doctor and make sure you get an appointment for the day of…

Can You Always See Tonsil Stones?

Anyone who has had those stinky tonsil balls has felt them in their mouth but for some reason couldn’t find them thus posing the question, can you always see tonsil stones or is there a reason why you can’t. How many times did you get that nagging feeling to check for the annoying tonsil balls?…

Obesity – What Is It?

The medical world describes the cause of obesity as follows: “An increase in body fat (both visceral and nonvisceral (subcutaneous) requires that energy intake be increased over energy expenditure.” This short description is followed by a lengthy “however” and is destined for doctors who are trained to understand what is written. In short, obesity has…