Treatment of Femoral Hernias

In spite of empiric treatment methods of using a truss to support the abdominal wall, femoral hernias are only curable by surgical means. The hernia will only get worse and must be operated to prevent strangulation. Usually, the surgical intervention for repairing femoral hernias is an easy one; but patients must give their consent before…

Hairline Fractures and Their Causes

Hairline fractures, other known as stress fractures are caused by repetitive forces acting on the bones usually in places such as the foot and lower limb. Due to an imbalance between the resorption and growth of new bone tissues and cells, bones are unable to regenerate and timely replacement can not happen. Due to this…

Some Outcomes Using Clean Language

1. Revealing the metaphor A young student I usually see in a sporting context is part way through his ‘scholarship’ year, and is falling victim to the usual pressures… “because I want to go to X school and/or Y school I really need to get good marks in these scholarship exams. Really need is a…

Probiotics: Your Natural Way to Good Health!

Even though we've learned much about probiotics during the last 20 years, there is still much to explore about how specific strains of bacteria affect human health; This is one of the most exciting fields of medicine today. And the best part, it's all natural. Probiotics promote a low pH in your stomach which is…

Understanding Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Recent statistics show approximately 650,000 people die annually from heart disease. Every year approximately 800,000 people also experience their first heart attack often leading down the road to more serious heart disease. The cost of care for heart disease…

How To Fight Childhood Obesity

Today, 12.5 million children are overweight in the United States and and more than 17 percent. Overweight children are at greater risk for many serious health problems.That's why it has become so important to fight childhood obesity.Obese children can develop serious health problems, such as diabetes and heart disease, often carrying these conditions into an…

Survival Tips For Chemo and Radiation – Part 1

I can not tell you how many women I speak to that have regrets about going the traditional chemo-radiation route. I have heard tales of finger nails turning black and blue and periodically falling off, mouth and esophageal ulcers, rotting teeth, heart damage, nerve damage, diabetes, hair loss, blistering skin from radiation burns, weight loss,…

Dry Facial Skin Care Home Remedy Treatments

The symptoms of dry face skin include roughness, itching, flaking, fine lines, and it generally has a parched look caused by its inability to retain moisture so it appears shrunken and dehydrated. Dryness is a common skin condition. With the proper anti aging skin care treatments and applying some easy home remedies signs of aging,…

Egg Allergy and Swine Flu Vaccinations

Recently, there have been concerns relating to those that suffer from an egg allergy receiving the swine flu vaccination. If you are interested in receiving this particular vaccination, it is important to discuss the risks involved with a health care provider, if you are allergic to eggs. It is quite likely that the doctor that…

Soft Drinks

BENEFITS o Isotonic drinks help to replace lost fluid and energy very quickly after vigor activity DRAWBACKS o Can be high in sugar, which may contribute towards tooth decay o Acidic drinks can erode the enamel on your teeth o Ii is able to consume excess amounts of caffeine if you drink too many cola…