I went on a ski trip, and on the 2nd morning there, I woke up and could barely move. It was frustrating because I had been looking forward to the trip for so many months. When I got back home again, I went to a Sacramento chiropractor as soon as possible. I was able to push to get through the rest of my vacation, but after it was all over, I was worn out and in a lot of pain. Apparently, skiing is much harder on your body that I thought it would be.
I’ve always wanted to learn to ski, but I do not live in a city with a lot of snow and amazing ski resorts. So, I began looking around for resorts that are close to me in my state. When I narrowed down the area that I wanted to go to, I began researching all the costs. I spent a lot of time putting that trip together for my wife and me. We even stayed in quaint, mountain cabin with a fireplace and a jacuzzi out on the back deck. I spent months looking forward to the trip, and so did my wife.
As soon as
After a lot of thought and consideration, I finally decided to see a chiropractor in Beverly Hills. I am one of those people who used to be skeptical of chiropractic care, but that is not because I had any knowledge of the field itself. If I had, I would have certainly had different views. I was just old school, and I figured that if my doctor could not fix something, then it was just not going to be fixed. Well, my doctor did tell me that he could help me with the lower back pain I had, but I was not too excited about what he wanted to do. Continue reading
I spent a week up in the mountains with my new girlfriend and she really loves that sort of thing. We rented a cabin near Big Bear, but the truth is that we were hardly indoors the entire time that we were up there. She is a fanatic about hiking and she has been making me teach her how to take photographs, although I am merely a fairly good amateur photographer. I do have a darkroom that I inherited from my uncle and a lot of old camera gear. I needed a chiropractor in San Rafael to sort me out after I got back, which really is not that big of a deal. I hurt my back really good when I was in college, although it was my own fault. Of course I would drink heavily on occasion back then and this time I was really drinking too much when I got into the middle of a bunch of idiots who started a brawl at a frat house. Continue reading
For years, I had pain all throughout my body that my doctors could not explain. It took them many years to realize that I have Fibromyalgia. I get great help from my Santa Rosa chiropractor who I go to at least a couple of times per month for some relief. I would say that my chiropractor understands me so much more than my doctor does. She also has a sister who has Fibromyalgia, and she keeps up to date with all sorts of new methods thanks to her sister. This is a great help to all of her clients who come to her because of the same illness.
As a person who has always been on the go, I found myself feeling tired on too many days in my thirties. I just assumed that was normal for my age. I found that to be unacceptable though, so I started a workout regiment thinking that would help. However, I soon began to be too tired to work out. Then, the aches and pains started. Continue reading
When my boys were teenagers, they were pretty rough with one another. They were always trying to outdo one another, much to my fear! We have a 200 acre farm, so there was potential for a lot of trouble with two active and competitive boys. My worst fears came true when they decided to rappel off the barn. My younger son fell when the rope they were using broke free. He insisted he was okay and did not need to see a Santa Barbara chiropractor. I thought that it would be a good idea for him to be checked out since he fell on his back but he refused, insisting that he was okay.
Later that evening, he walked slowly into the kitchen. I could tell that he was in a lot of pain, so I was really glad that I had already called and scheduled an appointment for the next morning. Continue reading
Allergy, or type I hypersensitivity, is the systemic inflammatory response of the body toward allergens or allergy causing agents. People with allergy are usually hypersensitive toward certain things which are considered normal by other people. Some of these things include dust, pollen, certain foods, and even mosquito bites. The patients may offer suffer from small problems like running nose, itchy nose, rash, and other things. However, sometimes allergy could be really dangerous and potentially life-threatening with symptoms like anaphylactic shock, which could be fatal. Generally, allergy can be found out with certain symptoms and can be treated early with allergy medicine. When found out earlier, the chances of controlling allergy with allergy medicine are more and easier. However, it is to be noted that allergy can only be controlled, and not cured. The most practical remedy for allergy is to lead a clean lifestyle, stay away from the allergens which cause you allergy, take allergy medicine, and follow the instructions of the physician.
Some of the commonest symptoms are running nose, itchy nose, wheezing, ear pain, headache, and in some cases even asthma. While most of the people ignore these problems as not-so-important ones, you have to take notice if they
Can homeopathic medicine cure problems which are strictly mechanical, for example, pain caused by a relatively hard part of the body (bone, cartilage) pressing on a softer part (nerve)? Yes, it can. Compression of the sciatic nerve can cause such a pain and the correct homeopathic medicine can remedy it as the case below shows.
Sciatica is a common back problem with one to five people suffering from it at some point in their lives. The sciatic nerves, one on each side, come off the spinal cord in the low back and travel through the buttocks and down the lower extremities. When compressed, irritation ensues and then pain which can be severe. The pain often extends from the low back down to the feet. Numbness and tingling may or may not accompany it. Though most cases of sciatica resolve on their own within four weeks, a substantial number do not. It is thought the main cause of sciatic is a protrusion of a lower lumbar disc pressing on one or the other of the sciatic nerves. Sciatica is invariably one-sided. An uncommon cause of sciatica is stenosis or narrowing of the spinal canal. Also uncommon is when the sciatic nerve runs
The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Sweden. This award was established by the will of Alfred Nobel, a Swedish chemist, and inventor. The Nobel Prize was first awarded in 1901 for achievements in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature and Peace. Sveriges Riksbank, in memory of Alfred Nobel established an associated award in Economics in 1968.
The Nobel Prize is widely regarded as the most prestigious award one can receive in their respective fields. The Nobel Prize consists of a document confirming the prize amount, a Nobel Prize medal, and a personal diploma.
How the Nobel Prize materialized
Alfred Nobel was a Swedish scientist, industrialist, author, pacifist, and inventor of the high explosive dynamite. He obtained a patent for Dynamite in 1867 as an industrial explosive. He earned a lot of money through the explosives business. His invention (dynamites) was later used in wars, which spread a lot of violence and killed many people. So to reciprocate this, he established the Peace Prize. It is believed that Bertha von Suttner, Alfred Nobels secretary, also influenced his interest in a donation to the promotion of world peace. It was a great international sensation when his 1895
Chlamydia (kluh-MID-ee-uh) is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a bacterium called Chlamydia trachomatis. Chlamydia can be treated relatively easily. However, if timely treatment is not provided, it can give rise to more serious disorders such as impotency and infertility. The most concerning aspect of the disease is the lack of any obvious symptoms. For this reason, it is often called the silent STD.
When symptoms occur they are sometimes the same or similar to that of gonorrhea, another common STD. As a result, people often confuse Chlamydia with Gonorrhea. Before dealing with the treatment options available for this infection, it is important to get a clear diagnosis.
Symptoms of Chlamydia
As already stated, the symptoms of Chlamydia might remain unnoticed for a long time or one may confuse these with the symptoms of some other diseases. Still, there are some obvious symptoms that indicate the presence of Clamydia trachomatis, the bacteria which cause the disease. The symptoms, if they become apparent, do so within one to three weeks after the bacterial infection. The symptoms are different for men and women.
For women, a slight increase in vaginal discharge and inflammation of the urinary tract are the common symptoms. An affected person might
According to the US National Institute of Health, new cases of renal cancer in 2010 in the US stood at 58,240, with 13,040 deaths cases. Although there are no significant symptoms of kidney or renal cancer, you should approach a doctor if you notice blood in your urine, lump in your abdomen, unexplained weight loss or appetite loss. Afinitor (everolimus), developed and manufactured by Novartis, is the first oral daily therapy for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma. This drug was developed after the failure of treatment with Sunitinib or Sorferib in cancer cells.
Applications and Dosage Related Information About Afinitor
Afinitor, which received the FDA approval in 2009 is also used for the treatment of patients with subependymal giant cell astrocytoma (SEGA) who need therapeutic intervention instead of curative surgical treatments. The medicine stops cancer cells from expanding by cutting off the blood supply to them. Afinitor is an inhibitor of mTOR and prevents cell proliferation and angiogenesis.
The medicine is available in 5mg and 10mg strengths for oral administration. The recommended initial dose for this drug is 10mg, to be taken once a day at the same time every day with or without food. One should swallow
Traditional practitioners commonly treat pain and other ailments. However, Alexandria alternative medicine practitioners offer more choices for the individual who wishes to take a different path toward wellness. Among the alternatives offered for medical treatments are acupuncture, acupressure, massage, bodywork and therapeutic massage.
Acupuncture is a Chinese medicine practice used to relieve pain. It is alternately used for therapeutic purposes. The procedure consists of inserting thin, disposable, stainless steel needles into specific points of the body in a near-painless experience. The needles are then manipulated to control what is known as “qi” or blood flow. Traditional Chinese medicine is based on treating “patterns of disharmony” instead of biomedical treatments.
Acupressure, on the other hand, can be thought of as a mixture of acupuncture and pressure together. It is another alternative medical technique that is derived from acupuncture, only physical pressure is applied to the points in the body that would normally be treated with needles during acupuncture. In acupressure, these areas are called, “acupoints.”
The practice of acupressure is controversial, as are most alternative treatments. However, many people report to have benefited from the practice.
Massage or massage therapy is another alternative medicine treatment that is used to treat stress, headaches, muscle aches and
Even renowned news agency, Fox News also did a study based on the African Mango Diet Pill. But fact remains that after going through an endless list of scam medicines boasting of their virtually unbeatable capability of causing weight loss; public is all the more skeptic about the possible effects of its weight reduction capability. So here is the million dollar question: does the African Mango Diet Pill really work?
The answer is… a Big YES. Obviously most of you are not going to believe me right now but stay with me and I am going to present to you a list of facts and study results pointing at the working success of the medicine.
We start our research with the fox news item of research which I talked about in the beginning. Their study was based on 100 over weight individuals who participated unconditionally in this research. At the end of a specified time period they all reported an average weight loss of no less than 25 pounds.
You’ve seen the diet pill advertisements, they crowd up your inbox and pop up all over the web and your television. You’ve probably seen various testimonials claiming that all kinds of people, like you,