Chiropractic: A Luxury or a Necessity?
To answer this question objectively, one needs to look at what is available as health care to the public in America. There are two major divisions of health care: Medicine and Chiropractic. Both will be examined here.
Let’s first define the terms that are vital to this study.
From the DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL TERMS (McGraw-Hill): 7
“A state of dynamic equilibrium between an organism and its environment in which all functions of mind and body are normal.”
William Boyd, in his famous textbook on pathology, defines health as follows: Continue reading Chiropractic is a luxury or a necessity?
It was proved by scientists that mother’s cancer cells may be inherited by her baby.
It happens very seldom when a mother and her baby have the same cancer. Theoretically the immune system of a child has to obstruct the cancer. passing cancer in womb
The British-led team has made the investigation. Its results showed that cells, which can be cause of leukaemia in child’s organism, can come only from the mother, though. The investigations are published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Is it possible for mother to pass the cells of cancer to her unborn child? This question interests scientists during 100 years. Continue reading Mother can pass on cancer in womb
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is an inherited disorder that involves muscle weakness, which quickly gets worse. DMD characterised by aggressive muscle degeneration, leading to inability to walk and eventually death.
Symptoms usually appear before age 6 and may appear as early as infancy, and 99% of children affected are boys, symptoms usually presenting themselves before the age of 5. With 1 in 3500 affected, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is the most prevalent of muscular dystrophies. Although in most instances its males that are generally affected, there are instances of females also affected by DMD. Continue reading What is Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?
Did you know that arthritis affects thousands of Australians each year? It affects equal numbers of men and women and can occur at any age? Do you also know that osteoarthritis is the type of arthritis the most common?
The vast majority of the population often confused arthritis and osteoarthritis. Arthritis is an inflammatory disease that was formerly known by our grandparents ‘rheumatism’. As for osteoarthritis, it is a chronic disease of the joints characterized by premature deterioration of the joint capsules, ligaments, cartilage (thin protective layer on the ends of bones) and the formation of osteophytes ( calcium deposition annoying movement and the nervous system). It is not uncommon for chiropractors treat patients suffering from this condition. Continue reading Prevent and treat osteoarthritis by chiropractic
Every person goes through some stage of depression at least once in their life time and depression is the mostly commonly diagnosed mental disorder in America.
The danger and severity of this mental disorder may be reduced if you are aware of the early signs of depression.
Here is a list of the signs or symptoms of major depression: Continue reading Signs of Depression – Symptoms of Depression
For most of the last century, the ability of doctors and treatment centers to help opiate addicts has been limited by the federal government. The “Harrison Narcotic Act” of 1914, originally designed as a tax act, was misinterpreted by the Supreme Court to prohibit the prescription of opiates to opiate addicts, even in the course of their treatment. From then on, an entire line of practice – the tapering of opiate dosage to ease the pain of withdrawal – was against the law. Continue reading Medically Managing All Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms With Suboxone Detox Protocol
The acute effects of crystal meth or methamphetamine include increased heart rate and blood pressure, vasoconstriction (constriction of the arterial walls), pupil dilation and hyperglycemia (increased blood sugar). A person who ingests crystal meth will experience an increased focus and mental alertness, the elimination of the subjective effects of fatigue and a decrease in appetite. Continued high doses of methamphetamine produce anxiety reactions during which the person is fearful, tremulous and concerned about his well-being; a methamphetamine psychosis in which the person misinterprets others’ actions, hallucinates and becomes unrealistically suspicious; an exhaustion syndrome, involving intense fatigue and need for sleep after the stimulation phase; and a prolonged depression, during which suicide is possible. Continue reading Body By Crystal Meth
If you are seeking help from a drug treatment center, we applaud you. It takes courage and a lot of help to arrest the disease of drug addiction. If you’re here seeking information from drug treatment centers for a loved one, we applaud you also. Many lives have been spared because a friend or relative had the courage to pick up the phone and call a drug treatment center when his or her loved one wouldn’t or couldn’t. Continue reading Accessing A Reputable Drug Treatment Center
Alcoholism doesn’t begin with apparent alcohol withdrawal symptoms, they can take years to develop. The process is know by clinicians as “Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome”. Alcoholism itself begins when drinking starts to adversely effect the physical health and even the mental health of the drinker, though he or she usually has no clue that anything is wrong. It is at this time a person crosses over that imaginary line (you may or may not have heard of it) into alcoholism. Continue reading Stages of Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms
The effects of cocaine addiction normally occur immediately after ingestion and can last from a few minutes to a few hours. The duration of the drug’s effects depends on how it is ingested. Snorting cocaine produces a slow onset of effects that can last from 15 to 30 minutes, while the effects of smoking cocaine last from 5 to 10 minutes and produce a more intense high. Cocaine produces euphoric effects by building up dopamine in the brain, causing the continuous stimulation of neurons. Continue reading Drug addict rehabilitation