How to Determine That You Have Brain Cancer

Just under 1% of the human race will be susceptible to being diagnosed with either brain cancer, or another cancer associated to the nervous system sometime during their life-time. Put in layman’s terms, that is 1 in every 161 men and women throughout the world will in some way be affected by the disease. When…

The Effects of a Brain Injury

Trauma is the most common cause of acquired brain injury particularly in young people, of course there are other ways in which the brain can acquire injury, stroke is particularly common from middle age onwards then there are rare conditions of the brain like infections and tumors. The brain is very sensitive to the amount…

Herpes and HIV

In individuals with HIV, particularly those with weak immune systems, the symptoms of herpes can be more widespread, more aggressive and longer lasting. Consequently, individuals with diagnosed HIV will possibly be provided with suppressive therapy to reduce or prevent herpes episodes. What is HSV or Herpes Simplex virus? HSV can give rise to sores in…

Plastic Surgery – An Art As Well As Complex Science

Plastic Surgery is the process of repairing and restoring parts of the human body either for functional or aesthetic approaches. The term is derived from a Greek word which means 'to shape'. Plastic surgery does not refer to the use of plastic as a material in the surgical process. There are different disciplines that fall…

15 Benefits of Red Light Therapy for Your Skin

Red light therapy continues to grow in popularity and is a highly thought after treatment by professionals and laymen alike. But, what's the real magic behind this seemingly all too simple technology and what can it do for your skin? It has been known for centuries that light has immense soothing properties but it was…

The Vital Role of Forensic Nursing

Victims of crime enter the US health care system through emergency rooms, clinics, and hospitals across the nation each and every day. Many health care facilities who receive emergency patients consider any admission a forensic nursing situation until proven otherwise. Although the collection of evidence is important in these situations, it never eclipses the need…

Good Alternative For Diet Ingredient Ephedra

Ephedra was originally used in Chinese medicine to treat hay fever and asthma for thousands of years. It was not until the 21st century that ephedra was introduced to the mainstream diet scene in America. Ephedra was widely used as a stimulant and thermogenic. Dozens of dietary supplement manufacturers jumped on the opportunity to add…

Good Dental Clinics Are a Blessing

Dental clinics are typically places you visit when you have some problems with your teeth. You will find many dental clinics, but ensure that the dental practitioners in these clinics have good experience in handling various types of dental cases. If you are looking for the best oral care then you should take into consideration…

Understanding Hypertension

Hypertension is just another name for high blood pressure and some people, at first, do not understand what all the fuss is about. If you can have hypertension without any symptoms symptoms, what's the big deal? The deal is actually quite big; hypertension is one of the leading causes of heart attacks and strokes and…

Tips on Owning Small Animal Pets

Small pets such as hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, mice, and rats are intelligent, curious and easy for a child to care for when properly taught. With proper care they can provide several years of companionship for the child. They are lively and fun to watch but remember when handling they can be quick movers and…