Cyberknife Treatment for Kidney and Renal Cell Cancer

Cancer of the kidney is a disease that begins in the kidneys. There are several types of kidney cancer; the most common type in most adults is renal cell cancer. Another form of cancer called the Wilms’ tumor is most common in children. Kidney cancer is usually treated by surgically removing the kidneys. The Colorado…

Overview of Shoulder Injuries

This article is an overview of common shoulder injuries in work injury and personal injury cases. Rotator Cuff Injuries The rotator cuff (“R/C”) is a common area for injuries that involve weakness, tenderness and pain. The rotator cuff is essentially comprised of the shoulder joint. Tendons are able to slide along an empty sac surrounding…

Cracked and Fractured Teeth

People today live longer and dentists work a great time ensuring for many people to keep their teeth healthier than ever before. Today our teeth are exposed to longer years of crack due to our induced habits such as clenching, grinding and especially chewing hard things such as ice can result in cracks and fractures…

Motorcycle Fatality Trend Must Be Curbed

To put the brakes on the increase in motorcycle accident fatalities, we need more rider education and training, road designs that consider motorcycle dynamics, law enforcement training, and tougher standards for helmet certification labeling. Secretary Peters is one of the many "baby-boomers" who have recently returned to riding motorcycles after years of not riding. In…

Cerebral Palsy In Children

For many parents today having their child diagnosed with suffering from cerebral palsy can be extremely devastating for all concerned. In this article, we take a look at what may be the causes of cerebral palsy in children and the ways in which it can possibly be treated. Cerebral Palsy is in fact not a…

Astrology of Lungs Diseases

Astrological SignificatorĀ for lungs diseases: Ascendant: general physical and mental capabilities. Sign Cancer /4th house: represents blood, heart and chest region. Sign Virgo/6th house: house of sickness. Moon: body fluid, chest region,pericardium. Mars: muscular tissues, inflammation of lungs, haemorrhage from lungs,, spitting of blood, inflections and contagious diseases. Mercury: breaths, air cells, asthma and bronchitis. Saturn:…

New Surgical Treatment Options for Hernias

Hernia repair is one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures worldwide. In fact, there are over 600,000 hernia repair surgeries performed each year in the U.S. alone. A hernia is a weakness or defect in the abdominal muscles which can result in the protrusion of tissue through an opening in the outer layers of…

Back Injuries in the Office

Perhaps one of the most common injuries that people tend to associate with being hurt at work would be a back injury. Because the back is used in so many movements of the body, especially in lifting, it can be injured often. This is even more likely to happen when people are lifting heavy objects…

Bronchitis Symptoms

Bronchitis is a condition caused by the inflammation of the medium sized airways. These are also known as the large bronchi. The inflammation is as a result of presence of harmful pathogens such as bacteria and viruses. Other causes of bronchitis are smoking and inhaling dangerous fumes. Most of the time, one does not really…

The 2009 ZR1 Corvette – The King of the Hill

Chevrolet plans to release a new corvette in 2009, well not exactly new, it's and upgraded version of the ZR1 corvette from the 1980's, and when I say up graded I mean up graded, more power, better handling, more comfortable, well yo get the idea, this car is the king of the hill, the best…

Postherpetic Neuralgia Signs and Symptoms

Postherpetic Neuralgia, which is also known simply as PHN is basically a disease of the skin and so the signs and symptoms are also naturally on the skin itself. But this does not mean that the disease is just skin deep. It goes deep down and affects the nerves of the body itself. The pain…