Another Type of Hepatitis: the Hepatitis C

This particular type of hepatitis is one of the most spread diseases in the world when hepatitis is concerned. Almost 200 million people all over the world suffer from hepatitis C. In countries that are not yet fully developed, hepatitis C can be spread during some medical procedures, through the contamination of the blood. However,…

Overcoming Liver Disease

Copyright (c) 2008 Katie Kelley The liver remains an extremely important part of the body and one of the largest organs in the body. It not only provides the body with food in the form of nutrients and vitamins, it breaks down and gets rid of toxins. According to the American Liver Foundation (ALF), nearly…

Toddlers & Kidney Stone

There are several reasons that contribute in  pediatric stone disease, and the medical treatment is done under the endourologic management. Proper diet and medication can completely treat the pediatric stone patient There are a lot of pediatric patients that have metabolic abnormalities as well. In the initial phases of the pediatric stone disease, it is…

Do You Get Headaches After Cleaning?

I used to get a really bad headache every evening after dinner. I would just be settling down after tidying up and BAM! headache pain like someone was tightening a vice grip around my head. For months I varied the foods we ate, yet nothing seemed to help. Almost every night I could count on…

Southern Californian Food Poisoning Cases Need A Lawyers Help

In fact, many of these cases of food poisoning occur in San Diego and Los Angeles every year. Because of these potentially dangerous outbreaks and individual cases of food poisoning, many people in California are contacting injury attorneys to help them receive compensation for the illness. Compensation is a necessity in these types of cases…

What is an Esophageal Ulcer?

A hole in the lining of the esophagus corroded by the acidic digestive juices secreted by the stomach cells. Ulcer formation is related to H. pyloridus bacteria in the stomach, anti-inflammatory medications, and smoking cigarettes. Ulcer pain may not correlate with the presence or severity of ulceration. Diagnosis is made with barium x-ray or endoscopy.…

Liquid Crystals

Whenever we study the properties of crystalline solids, we come to know that the pure solids melt sharply. The temperature remains constant at the melting point until all the solid melts. In 1888, Frederick Reinitzer, an Austrian botanist discovered a universal property. He was studying an organic compound cholesteryl benzoate. This compound turns milky liquid…

Remedies – Fastest Technique to Treat Belching

Belching is often caused by aerophagia, a medical term for swallowing air. Everyone carries a certain amount of air and other gases in the gastrointestinal tract all the time. On average, this tends to be slightly less than 1 cupful. Yet the body is constantly acquiring air and other gases throughout the day, taking some…

Superdry Clothing – Sizes Explained

The problem is that Superdry sizes ‘appear to be different’ from other brands in the market (I’ve put that in inverted commas for a reason). That and the internet is plagued of misleading information on this topic. I’ve decided to sort this out once and for all. Or at least until Superdry change things up…

Mastic Gum Side Effects

Mastic gum is frequently used for treating gastrointestinal ulcers, poor circulation, candica and bacterial infections and breathing difficulties but there are some mastic gum side effects that you should consider. The gum is made from Pistacia lentiscus extract, and although thought of as a natural addition to herbal medicine, many affected persons do suffer some…

Coronary Artery Anatomy as related to EKG Interpretation

Patients undergoing Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) are at an increased risk of coronary artery occlusion related to clot formation (thrombosis) or plaque rupture, especially in the acute period after procedure. It is imperative that individuals providing care for this patient population are knowledgeable in reading EKG’s and are able to correlate EKG changes with…

Gain Weight Healthy – 5 Weight Gain Tips

I don’t mean that all thin people are not fit and strong. The exception from a rule applies here too. But most of us fall in “rules”. Gain weight and see people admiring your new found curves and glowing skin. Since the skin stretches with additional pounds it looks healthier and glows. It is well…