Author: medclearinghouse

Health Benefits And Risks Of Pet Ownership

There is a simple reason why dogs are seen as a man’s best friend; dogs, and cats, make such wonderful companions and because of this, we need to take proper care of them as well. You should visit an expert Wahroonga vet like Gordon Vet Hospital if you realized that your furry little friend has any health issues. Our pets provide many physical and emotional benefits, and some of them you might not even be aware of. There are plenty of benefits that you can gain just from forming a bond with your pet, and that has even been...

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How to Heal Yourself of Heart Disease

On a physical level, the heart acts as a two way pump for the circulatory system. As such, it is the life giving organ that regulates the flow of life force throughout the body. Coronary Heart Disease is the most common cause of death in North America. As is reiterated in my previous articles, traditional medicine has a hard time identifying what causes disease and why some people get them and others don’t. The Traditional View: Traditional medicine, or current mainstream medical practices, teaches us that all illness is the result of some physical cause. For heart disease, the...

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Pain Management for Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain is commonly experienced in connection with an injury or disease. In most cases, the pain lessens and disappears in a few days’ time. However, damage to the rotator cuff muscle accompanied by excess stress or for that matter trauma or tear to the tendons, can be a matter of serious concern which has to be brought to the attention of a pain management specialist. Traditional Treatment for Pain Shoulder pain can manifest itself in different forms such as aches, numbness, stiffness, burning and other discomforting sensations. Based on proper medical evaluation and diagnosis, the physician would formulate...

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Genetic Diseases in the Middle East

Genetic Disease: A Definition Genetic diseases are caused by mutations of genes. Each individual has more than twenty thousand genes. When one or more of these genes have mutations and are abnormal, a disease can be triggered. We both carry two copies of almost all genes, inherited from each parent. If parents carry the same abnormal gene, the child has a high risk of carrying the disease linked to this abnormality. Most carriers of genetic disease are not aware of it and are asymptomatic. People in the Middle East have a distinct genetic profile from Europeans or Caucasians. Genetic...

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Pain Management Ideas From A Kidney Donor

In 2002 I donated a kidney to my brother in an open surgery (rather than keyhole which is being used more widely now.) It was a bit sore for a while afterward (to put it mildly!) In the days, weeks, months and even years afterward I’ve listened to a lot of theories about pain management – put them to the test, and these are some of the tips that I’ve learned that I’d like to pass on to you. Pain is all in the mind. It is simply your central nervous system transmitting electric impulses – and as with...

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