Physical Therapy for Kids

There are many reasons as to why children may need physical therapy. It could be because they have cerebral palsy and they need physical therapy to help them move their bodies easier or perhaps they broke a leg, or they may have weak muscles somewhere in their body. Physical therapy is not just for adults…

Things You Should Know on Male Fertility

Sildenafil was officially approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 1998 as a drug to treat male impotence. From studies, two thirds of all men who take the drug will overcome erectile dysfunction. In the market, this medical intervention will go by different trade names including Viagra and Revatio. There has been a…

The Easy Way to Get Rid of Tonsil Stones

Tonsil stones are the white, cottage cheese-resembling fragments that form behind your tonsils. Many people do not notice that they have tonsil stones right away because the only symptom that can be observed by the patient is that uneasy feeling as if there is a foreign object in your throat. These form from the presence…

Is Diabetes a Disability?

Here’s a question for you: Is diabetes a disability? This question came up while I was reading an article in the October issue of Diabetes Forecast. There is an article titled, “Cracking the Case.” Long story short, Jeff Kapche was denied a position at the FBI because of his diabetes. He filed suit against them…

What is a Sports Hernia

When the muscles or tendons of the lower abdominal wall are weakened the resulting effect can be a sports hernia. The inguinal canal in the abdomen is effected as it is in the inguinal hernia. Whereas the inguinal hernia is palpable, the sports hernia is not. As with any medical problem you should learn to…

Story Of The Blender

What would we do without the blender? No more smoothies or fancy drinks and no easy way to create pureed foods for both variety in the kitchen and special diets in the hospital. There would even be limits on scientific research as the blender is an important tool in the laboratory, used by such scientists…

PERFORATED EARDRUM CAUSES,COMPLICATIONS AND TREATMENT

A perforated eardrum, which results from a rupture of the tympanic membrane, may cause hearing loss. Causes The usual cause of a perforated eardrum is trauma: the deliberate or accidental insertion of a sharp object (such as a hair pin) or a sudden excessive change inpressure (from an explosion, a blow to the head, flying,…

Natural Cure For Psoriasis

Psoriasis is sometimes a painful and disfiguring skin disease that flares up and subsides in cycles. The skin cells normally take about 3-4 weeks to reproduce themselves but in psoriasis, the reproduction is much faster in the affected areas. The fresh immature cells then push their way to the surface causing scaly patches. It is…

Complete Information on Erythromelalgia With Treatment and Prevention

Erythromelalgia, also known under the name of disease of the mitchell, neuralgia red, or erythermalgia, is a rare disorder in which blood vessels, usually in the lower ends, are episodically blocked and inflamed. Erythromelalgia can happen like primary or secondary disorder. Primary erythromelalgia is caused by mutation of the voltage-gated sodium channel a-subunit gene SCN9A.…

Help, I Am Allergic To Pickles

If you are allergic to pickles then you suffer from Allergies Type 1, also called Contact Allergies. Ahh, pickles. We all love them! From the big juicy dills that go just perfectly with a sandwich and chips, to the sweet gherkins that grace our dinner tables. Pickles are a commodity that most everyone enjoys. But…