HERNIA

HERNIA

Introduction Hernia is an abnormal protrusion of internal organs through an abnormal opening in the wall of the cavity.A combination of increased pressure inside the body with weakness in the wall is responsible for this condition.In this condition internal organs or parts of organs are protruded out forming a swelling which will increase the size with coughing and lifting weight,and while passing stool and urine.In lying down position the swelling goes inside except in strangulated…

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CEREBRAL PALSY

CEREBRAL PALSY

It is a non progressive neuromuscular disorder causing mild to severe disabilities throughout life.This condition is manifested as a group of persisting qualitative motor disorders which appear in young children due to damage to the brain during delivery or due to some pathological conditions in the intrauterine life.The neuroligical problems are multiple but non progressive in nature.Approximately 2 per 100 live birth is having this problem.This disease is having no hereditary tendency. Causes of cerebral…

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13 ‘Comebacks’ to Use When a Doctor Isn’t Taking You Seriously

13 ‘Comebacks’ to Use When a Doctor Isn’t Taking You Seriously

When you have an illness that is invisible, complex and/or difficult to treat, that sometimes translates into challenging experiences with doctors. While there are many kind, compassionate doctors out there who are willing to put in the time to figure out your health issues, unfortunately many in our community can name a time when a doctor didn’t take them seriously. Perhaps you were told your symptoms are “all in your head,” or were advised to…

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Bio Artificial Kidney Is Ready For Its First Stage Of Human Trials. Here’s What You Need To Know About the Latest Update

Bio Artificial Kidney Is Ready For Its First Stage Of Human Trials. Here’s What You Need To Know About the Latest Update

The world is yet to realize the magnitude of one of the most important medical inventions of recent times. The Bionic Artificial Kidney may be creating waves among the medical fraternity but somehow this lifesaving device is yet to be showcased to the world as an ongoing project that needs immense support and funding to become commercially viable and available for millions around the world suffering from kidney disease. The brainchild of Dr. Shuvo Roy…

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Beware: this dangerous drug for fibromyalgia killed 10 people

A drug said to be 100 times more potent than heroin has caused over 40 overdoses and at least 10 deaths in a period of 12 days in the Sacramento area. Health officials warn people to care about the counterfeit pills containing fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opiate usually prescribed to cancer patients and to treat chronic pain. The deadly drug is sold in the street while Norco, less powerful opiate, is from $ 3 To $…

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What does Amitriptyline do for Fibromyalgia?

What does Amitriptyline do for Fibromyalgia?

Have you ever had so much chronic pain in your muscles that you feel depressed? This is one way to describe fibromyalgia, but it is not as gentle as you might think. We will get into it shortly. In the past decade, we have seen very many medications that have been screened to treat fibromyalgia. Some of the medications include corticosteroids, relaxants, sedatives, NSAIDs ( Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications) and tricyclic antidepressants. There is some history…

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Strawberry Cough Strain.Easy to Grow and Great Taste.Medical cannabis

Strawberry Cough Description Easy to grow Great taste and aroma Gives a light high Strawberry Cough delivers a fruity sweetness and a clear-headed high. This sativa-dominant strain of cannabis truly smells and tastes like strawberries. Its exact origin is well-disputed in the medical marijuana world. But, we do know that this strain was derived from some sort of Haze. Supposedly, according to marijuana folklore, it was first cultivated in a strawberry field. Some say that’s…

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Is Raw Cannabis a Superfood?

A “functional food” is a food that provides benefits in excess of nutrition.1  The number of vitamins, essential oils, complete essential amino acids, and perfectly balanced fatty acids found in raw cannabis has led experts like Dr. William Courtney to call weed a “dietary essential” and definitely a functional food.2 When unheated, raw cannabis causes none of the psychoactive effects associated with smoking it or consuming “decarboxylated” (heat treated) oil. Dr. Jeffrey C. Raber explains: “When…

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The Crawling Sensation with Fibromyalgia

The Crawling Sensation with Fibromyalgia

Those who suffer from fibromyalgia are going to find that there are several issues that come with this illness. Fibromyalgia is one of those illnesses that are just now starting to be understood. And even with our advances in the world of medicine, it is still one of those illnesses that we are just starting to understand. There are still many questions that are left unanswered. Fibromyalgia is an illness that is often categorized as…

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What is Fibromyalgia Swelling and What Causes it?

What is Fibromyalgia Swelling and What Causes it?

Fibromyalgia is still a widely misunderstood condition, one that the medical community is still exploring and learning about.  Fibromyalgia presents itself in several forms, which contributes to its notorious mystique.  One less well-known condition caused by fibromyalgia is edema (or fibromyalgia swelling).  Is edema plaguing you? Fibromyalgia Complications: What is Edema? Edema is swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body’s tissues.  Edema can affect any part of the body, though is most commonly noticed…

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