Liposuction Lymphedema – A Form Of Treatment

Survivors of breast cancer treatment can now look forward to a new technique for treating lymphedema –liposuction for lymphedema is being promoted as another option available to patients. There are still some reservations among doctors, however. While some feel that this is a radical new method, there are others who feel liposuction would only aggravate…

Type 2 Diabetes – Why Is Type 2 Diabetes Increasing?

The National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse, a division of the National Institute of Health in the United States, says that Type 2 diabetes is steadily increasing in the United States. According to their projections, by the year 2050, a whopping 165 percent increase in the number of full-blown Type 2 diabetes cases is expected. The American…

Obesity May Harm Your Health in Many Ways

Obesity, the condition where there is a considerable increase in the body mass index, is now proving to be really deadly. Obesity is in fact, one of those preventable problems which are claiming lives in great numbers all over the world. Since excessive body weight is associated with many problems in almost all parts and…

Mitral Valve Regurgitation – Ischemic Valvular Disease

Peri-operative management Standard techniques of monitoring (arterial line, central venous access, Foley catheter…) are used in patients undergoing a combined mitral valve reconstruction and coronary bypass grafting. A Swan-Ganz catheter should be inserted in every patient. Initially a transesophageal echocardiogram should be performed. It is a key element to determine the functional type of mitral…

Stop panic attack – calmpose yourself

“Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who’s the most worried of them all?” Do sufferers really feel the problematic aspect involved in it. The question might have been replied genuinely in the last decade which most sufferer know. Alarming situation with anxiety occurs due to many worrying factors. Today the situation has turned worst. Most of…

How to Get Rid of Cold Sores Permanently

Cold sore is an annoying and unsightly skin disease. Also known as fever blisters brought by herpes simplex virus. It will start as a red spot and will start to accumulate moisture making it itchy and irritating. It is a contagious skin disease that usually appears in the mouth, lips and genitals. It is important…

Missed Diagnosed Heart Attacks Can be Deadly

A missed heart attack diagnosis results in the highest medical malpractice payout among all medical malpractice cases. Every year in the United States, 7 million people go to hospital emergency rooms complaining of chest pain or other symptoms that suggest they might be having a heart attack. When patients enter a hospital or an emergency…

Hand Fungus – Types and Treatment

The incursion of tissues by one or more kind of fungi corresponds to a Fungal Infections. They vary from external skin conditions to deeper tissue viruses to severe lung, blood (septicemia) or general illnesses. Several fungi are opportunistic while others are pathogenic, that can cause sickness whether the immune system is healthy or not. When…

Common Allergies and Symptoms

Before we discuss common allergies and symptoms, you might find it helpful to have a little background. An allergy is a specific reaction of the body's immune system to a normally harmless substance, one that does not bother most people. Those people who find themselves dealing with allergies will often find they are sensitive to…