Dislocated Fingers – Prehospital Treatment

I see them all the time in the ER, and they can cause a whole lot of pain. That’s not to mention the horror of seeing your finger take a left turn from your other ones. When an injury occurs during sports or out in the backwoods, you often can’t just drop what your doing…

How Music Therapy Can Help Child With Cerebral Palsy?

Many parents whose child has been diagnosed with having cerebral palsy will wonder how music and dance is going to help their child manage their disability. What these parents forget is that people are known to respond positively to music. Music is a wonderful therapeutic tool, which can be used by those who are unable…

A Look at Possible Hernia Surgery Complications

Hernia surgery complications can arise during or after a hernia repair surgery, which in turn is a complicated kind of surgical procedure that aims to cure weakness in the abdominal muscles. When the abdominal structure becomes weak it causes the abdominal cavity structure to be displaced which then pushes against the weak parts. This can…

Ten Treatment Options for Cervical Radiculopathy

Cervical radiculopathy typically causes patients to have arm pain that is consistent with the particular nerve root that is being compressed. The most common cause is from a cervical disc herniation, which is called a “slipped disc” in layman’s terms. This pain may go into the shoulder area, down into the arm, or may extend…

Pinched Nerves? How To Find Relief

Pinched nerves are painful occurrences, if you ever had one. Many people today aren’t exactly aware of what a pinched nerve is; but many have most likely felt the effects of the annoyance. Despite your experiences or views, there are ways of finding relief from the discomfort and trouble of trapped nerves. Technically, a pinched…

Medical Freezers

Freezers are an important appliance for most medical facilities. Serious consideration should be given to what features a freezer should have in order to meet the necessary requirements of day to day operations. Space is often at a premium in most medical facilities, and as a result a compact medical freezer is often the most…

Physician Assistant – Preparing For the Education

Physician Assistant programs numbered 136 as I write this with colleges in many states preparing to host another program. It is a profession that offers much to those in it and to the medical establishment. PAs are often the only employees a medical practice can hire that do not add to overhead. What actions and…

Sore Throat – Soothe Your Sore Throat Naturally

When flu season is upon us, other viruses circulating in our communities contribute to cold symptoms such as sore throats, which make us feel cranky and uncomfortable. Since viruses are the major cause of sore throats, there are no medications to alleviate them, however, there are certain natural remedies that will make your sore throat…