Child Custody and Related Laws

The process of getting a divorce can affect you both emotionally and financially. Hiring a lawyer who is specialized and has adequate experience in family law can give you some relief and make the process manageable. Fighting for property, child custody, and support is something you may have to face when filing for a divorce.…

Ankle Dislocation

What Is An Ankle Dislocation? An ankle dislocation happens any time a bone within the ankle joint is shifted out of location. Generally resulting from trauma to the ankle joint, a dislocation is really a painful injury that calls for fast medical attention. Treatment usually entails surgical treatment as well as a recuperation period of…

An Overview of Feeding Tubes for Children With Cerebral Palsy

Some children with cerebral palsy have difficulty or are unable to feed themselves. Some have trouble ingesting important medications. In these cases, parents may consider utilizing a feeding tube to ensure their child receives adequate nutrition. Clearly, the decision to use a feeding tube requires the participation of doctors and nutritionists. It may be that…

Guillain-Barre Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Guillain-Barre Syndrome is an inflammatory disorder in which the body's immune system attacks the nerves, causing severe weakness and numbness and eventually leading to muscular paralysis. While the exact cause is not known, in about 60% of cases, this condition is preceded by an infection either of the lungs or the digestive tract. Respiratory paralysis…

Hernia Types – Overview

Hernia illness is very common, with everyone from infants to the elderly being affected. We have seen this kind of problem such as bulging of the abdominal wall but we are not aware on what are the different types of hernias. There are actually many types, characterized by which part of the abdomen is infected.…

Ergonomics and Jewelry Making – Pain Prevention

Safety and Ergonomics Your hands, eyes and upper body are your most important and most vulnerable tools. Jewelry making creates a situation in which you use these tools in in an extremely intensive way. Small movements are repeated many times over and this repetitive use of the hands with the same positions and motion can…

What Are the Causes, Signs and Symptoms of Tennis Elbow?

The term used in the field of medicine for tennis elbow is lateral epicondylitis. This condition involves the inflammation of the tendons which connects the muscles of the forearm to a bone on the outer layer of the elbow known as the lateral epicondyle. In layman’s term, it is called sore elbow, elbow tendonitis, hooter’s…

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder. This type of disorder affects many Americans. It can be quite debilitating if the person suffering couldn’t control it any longer and it got out of control. There are many treatment options when the person is ready to seek help. OCD in Depth OCD is an anxiety…

Reversing Diabetes is Possible

While science is still trying to reverse diabetes nature has already found a way for many people. The reason for this is very simple. The vast majority of diabetes is directly related to lifestyle. Poor eating habits combined with a lack of exercise provides the right combination to become diabetic. University of Florida researchers have…

Treating Obesity With Light Therapy

Since the time when obesity was revealed to have such major health problems, many strategies have merged to counter the problem. The core treatment to counter obesity is an increase in exercise and a low-energy diet. There is approximately an average of 8% weight loss. However, the response to dieting and exercise vary. A simple…

Pregnancy Rash – What Are These Red Bumps

During pregnancy many women experience a rash, which is very common during the pregnancy stages as the skin visibly changes. During the pregnancy stages, there is a higher blood hormone level and this can have an effect on the skin. There is nothing harmful about most skin changes as far as the health of the…

Dry Winter Skin: How to Deal with it

Your skin in winter can become dry to the point of being painful. I myself began feeling the effects of the cooler weather in early October. My lips became tender and chapped, and I had to switch to a different formula of daily facial cleanser because the exfoliating beads in my current cleanser were irritating…

Psoriasis Diagnosis and Treatment

If you suffer from Psoriasis, you are not alone. Approximately 2-3% of the United States population suffers from this common skin ailment. That is almost 8 million people! Whether you are newly diagnosed with the condition, or have been suffering for a few years, there is relief out there. The key is to research all…