Hypocalcemia – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Hypocalcemia is a condition in which there is too little calcium in the blood. A common form of hypocalcemia in babies is called neonatal hypocalcemia. This condition may occur at different times with different causes, including the following: Early hypocalcemia – occurs in the first three days of life. Late hypocalcemia – develops between the…

Active Inquiry in Organizational Change

An essential part of Edgar Schein’s Process Consulting practice model (discussed in-depth in my book) is the use of Active Inquiry. A guiding assumption in Active Inquiry is that an insecure client will not reveal essential facts about the organization’s situation. Without these essential facts, the Organizational Change (OC) consultant is placed in a position…

Your Pharmacist Is A Bottleneck

You’ve been there. You go to the pharmacy to drop off your prescription. You start by waiting in line to give the technician your prescription. Once you hand it off, he tells you it will be, say, twenty minutes until the medication is ready to be picked up. You roam the store and come back…

Location economies

Location economies: Introduction: Economic growth can be associated with the growth in urban areas, the urban areas are densely populated and this is where we have job opportunities, high levels of productivity and many firms. Urban areas have differing functions in that some are political cities, administrative cities, industrial cities, religious cities, educational cities, commercial…

Five Teen Drug Trends You Shouldn’t Ignore

Experienced parents know that fads come and go. Something that ignites teen fever one day may fizzle into nothing a few weeks later. But when it comes to teen drug use, trendy designer drugs can be just as dangerous as the substances we’ve been warned about for decades. Even those that quickly lose their appeal…

Most Effective Herbal Medicines For Hypothyroidism

Maybe, you are sick and tired already of the countless herbal medicines for hypothyroidism now available in the market. You may have saved a lot from not going for mainstream medicines, but still ended up paying for worthless herbal concoctions. A more careful look into the causes of hypothyroidism will likely give you effective hints…

Aromatherapy to Shrink Fibroids Naturally

Uterine fibroids treatment largely is dependent upon the size of your fibroid tumors and the number. In case your uterine tumors are large in size and big in numbers your fibroids symptoms will be severe. The pain and bleeding caused due to fibroids can become unbearable for women with such fibroids. For immediate relief fibroids…

Best Places For Medical Treatment in Damascus, Syria

Damascus is the capital of Syria; it is also an important hub for science, culture, politics, art, and commercial activities. The city is also known to be oldest city in the world that has been inhabited continuously. The country has state hospitals in every province but most of the good hospitals are concentrated in the…

Concept of Mizaj in Unani system of medicine

Mizaj is the quality or power produced in the compound after intermixing of Ustaqissate Arba’ (four elements) with their equal or unequal quantities, which is equally distributed in the whole compound. This is the quality which provides a power to the compound, because of which the compound performs its functions. If this quality or power…

The Use of Iodine in Wound Care

Iodine has long been in use as an antibacterial agent and a skin disinfectant. It was discovered in 1811, and gained widespread popularity during the American Civil War, where it was used liberally to treat the wounds of soldiers. In its original form, iodine caused pain and irritation when applied to wounds, it has been…

Iranian Marriages and Iranian Temporary Marriages

The majority of the population of Iran follows the “Shia” beliefs of Islam. Most Iranians follow the primary branch of Shia Islam called “Ithna Ashariyyah” (or “Twelvers” in English). Iran’s Shia population constitutes almost 90-95% of its Muslim population and almost 40% of the entire world’s Shia population. “Sunni” Islam is the other major branch…

Viral Fever: Some Tips to Tackle It

The term “viral fever” refers to fever which is offset by a virus. Some of the typical symptoms, are high fever, joint pains, stomach cramps and indigestion, cough and cold, skin rash, weakness, and low energy levels. All symptoms may not surface in the individual, but of the list given, over half of the symptoms…