Cities Held Hostage By Sports Owners?

I usually only concern myself about baseball as it pertains to young players, coaches and parents. I leave the larger philosophical issues to the big boys, like ESPN and the likes. I’ll admit I’m as guilty as anybody else of only paying attention to what concerns my home town MLB team, my beloved St. Louis…

Different Kinds of Anime Collectible Figures

You’ve finally found yourself interested in collecting anime statues! Maybe because you enjoy reading manga or watching anime. Or, perhaps you saw some cute, colorful, attractive toys in a store’s window or on a Japanese website. Whatever the reason, one thing is certain: you’re ready to start collecting! It’s a very fun and popular hobby,…

HEPA Vacuum Cleaners – What You Need to Know

If you and your family want to enjoy the cleanest air possible in your home – and who does not? – you should choose HEPA vacuum cleaners over every other type. HEPA is the acronym for "high efficiency particulate air," and the HEPA filter was developed by the Atomic Energy Commission during World War II…

Postnatal 'Confinement' Food – Part 2

Everyone will ask you to eat only 'healthy' food and avoid cold or cooling food as your body is cold after childbirth. This applies to the 3 main races in Malaysia but sometimes, what is considered 'healthy' may be 'cooling' for another which increases our dilemma. The best option is to try out the food…

Stage 4 Cancer Survival Rate

As man is now become successful in inventing new machines for various purposes in his day-to-day life. Not only this, science has also delivered knowledge to man with the help of which man can step on to the moon. But with all this man has suffered in medical as new diseases are now being discovered.…

Detailed Information on Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world. It is responsible for 1.3 million deaths worldwide annually. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, among both men and women. An estimated 173,700 new cases of lung cancer and an estimated 160,440 deaths from lung cancer…

Bronchitis During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, one is prone to getting many infections. Care should be taken to avoid these infections. Bronchitis during pregnancy is caused by viruses and bacteria. The most common causes are the viruses. These are the rhino viruses, adenoviridae, and the syncytial virus. Infections as a result of these viruses lasts for a few days.…

Hip replacement

What is a hip replacement? Hip replacement, is an operation to replace a hip joint with an artificial (‘ prosthetic’) hip joint. It is a common procedure and effectively relieves pain and restores mobility. Why might a hip joint need to be replaced? The hip is the joint that connects the thigh bone (the femur)…

A Quick Guide to Healthy Food Choices

Nowadays we have access to everything. In fact, we can eat almost anything at any time, but does this mean we are eating better? Let´s look at some facts. In the United States: – Nearly 38% of adults are obese (1) – 9,3% of the population has diabetes (2) – About 29% of adults have…

AN OVERVIEW ON PROGERIA: A RARE DISEASE OF CHILD

AN OVERVIEW ON PROGERIA: A RARE DISEASE OF CHILD Kamal Singh Rathore, Sunita P., Khushboo Sharma, R.K.Nema Progeria is a rare disease, fatal genetic condition that produces rapid aging, beginning in childhood also known as “Hutchinson–Gilford progeria syndrome” or “HGPS” and “Hutchinson–Gilford syndrome” wherein symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at an early age.…

Types of Traumatic Birth Injuries

Birth injury is considered rare, 6-8 injuries per every thousand live births. The concern is that when they do happen, they are extremely traumatizing and can often be prevented. Typically, the responsible persons involved include: • Doctors • Nurses • Other healthcare workers Any individual who is directly responsible for the health and safety of…

Kernicterus – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Kernicterus is a form of brain damage caused by excessive jaundice. The substance which causes jaundice, bilirubin, is so high that it can move out of the blood into brain tissue. When babies begin to be affected by excessive jaundice, when they begin to have brain damage, they become excessively lethargic. They are too sleepy,…