Natural Cold and Cough Remedies

The Causes: A cough is caused by inflammation of the throat and bronchial tubes. This inflammation causes mucus to form, which the system tries to expel by coughing. The vitality of the system has been lowered by improper diet, loss of sleep, lack of exercise and fresh air, and improper elimination. If the stomach and…

Healing Foods For Bronchitis

Bronchitis can hit you when your immune system is already weak from a cold or the flu, so eating the right foods and staying healthy can help you avoid bronchitis. This means avoiding certain foods like high-fat and high-sugar foods – save those for a healthier day. Stay away from dairy products as they will…

Orthopedics – Do You Need an Orthopedic Surgeon?

When people hear of orthopedics, the first thing that comes to their minds is crushed bones. Orthopedics is not only about bones and injuries to bones. An orthopedic surgeon will deal with all injuries and illnesses affecting the musculoskeletal system. This is the system in the body that consists of all the muscles and bones…

Steroids – Adverse Effects and Medical Uses

There has been a lot of talk about steroids and their proper usage. While improper taking might cause serious health problems, following recommended dosage can have several benefits. If you are interested in steroid usage, then perhaps it might interest you to find out that steroids have many adverse effects. In order to stay healthy,…

Teeth Clenching & TMJ

Teeth clenching and TMJ often go hand in hand, with teeth clenching and grinding often being one of the main causes of the TMJ disorder– and with many treatments of TMJ concentrating on remedying the this problem. Teeth clenching associated with TMJ, also known as bruxism, is defined as the patient deliberately or forcefully grinding…

Silent Heart Attack

Heart attacks are a major cause of death and disability. Most people assume that the onset of a heart attack is accompanied by a series of symptoms such as chest pain and pain in the right arm or passing out. For the victim of the silent heart attack this is not always the case. The…

Birth Injuries are Common Medical Malpractice Claim

A birth injury is any damage sustained during the birthing process, most often occurring during transit through the birth canal. A difficult birth or an injury to the baby may occur because of the baby's size or the position of the baby during labor and delivery. Birth injuries may occur, also, if the birth canal…

Cerebral Palsy – When is it Due to Medical Negligence?

Cerebral Palsy is a group of chronic disorders that primarily affect a person's motor skills, muscle tone and movement. A person with cerebral palsy may not be able to walk, talk, eat or function like an ordinary person. They are likely to have problems with their balance and co-ordination and may suffer from severe learning…

Congestive Heart Disease, Dancing With Death

Congestive Heart Failure ‘Dancing with death’ If you bothered to click into this article, it only means 2 things; you either have congestive heart failure or know someone who has congestive heart failure.   Congestive heart failure is not something we think about, it just happens, it sneaks up and attacks, leaving us changed for life. …

The Paralysis of Fear and How to Deal With It

Picture this scene which I sure you have experienced at least a few times in your life: It is a beautiful sunny day, just perfect temperature. Everything in your world could not be better. In fact all things seem perfect. You even find yourself singing your favorite song. Then out of the blue a flash…

Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade Information

Pericardial effusion is an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pericardial cavity. If the onset is rapid or if the volume of the pericardial effusion is large, cardiac tamponade can occur. Cardiac tamponade diminishes the force of heart contractions because of compression by the fluid trapped within the pericardial space.Among individuals with a pericardial effusion,…

Back Pain Symptoms – Dorsalgic Truths

The spinal column is the mainframe of the human musculoskeletal system. Every limb, the rib cage, and the pelvic girdle are supported by it. Being the very back-bone of existence, any pain occurring in it should in no way be ignored. The back should be meticulously taken care of. Most back pains are caused by…

Kawasaki Vulcan Versus Honda Valkyrie Rune

I bet you can buy a Honda Valkyrie Rune for its sheer looks. But the Honda Valkyrie Rune is much much more than that. Honda and only Honda can manage to bring a concept to reality like never before. It is designed to steal the show and to turn heads even faster than it covers…