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351.Post-Appendectomy Considerations for Children by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis refers to inflammation, enlargement and in many cases bacterial infection of the vermiform appendix. This small tubular organ is the extension of the cecum, and it is believed to have a role in the process of digestion. When this worm-like organ is obstructed ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 320   Words: 443]

352.Magnetic Resonance Imaging A Reliable Technique in Diagnosing Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis is a disease that involves inflammation and often infection of the vermiform appendix. Appendicitis is considered to be a surgical disease that requires removal of the affected appendix. The appendix doesn't have an important role inside the organism and its removal doesn't affect the normal activity ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 298   Words: 456]

353.Difficulties in Diagnosing Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis is a very common type of internal disorder. The disease involves inflammation and infection of the vermiform appendix, a tube-shaped extension of the cecum. Although the exact role of the vermiform appendix inside the body hasn't been clarified yet, it seems that this ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 295   Words: 479]

354.Clinical Manifestations of Appendicitis in Children by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis has been labeled as a very difficult to diagnose internal disorder. The symptoms of appendicitis are often vague and unspecific, thus rendering the process of diagnosis very difficult. Appendicitis rarely generates outwardly visible clinical manifestations and doctors often require additional tests in the process of diagnosing the ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 280   Words: 480]

355.Appendicitis Surgery and Malpractice by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis is known to be a surgical disease, as it commonly requires removal of the inflamed vermiform appendix, a tubular prominence of the cecum. Appendicitis occurs due to infection of the vermiform appendix, which becomes enlarged and irritated. Doctors consider appendicitis to ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 293   Words: 496]

356.NeutroSpec A Revolutionary Technique in Diagnosing Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Medical science needs more reliable means of diagnosing appendicitis. Commonly misdiagnosed and mistreated, appendicitis is a very problematic internal disease that requires special attention and prompt medical intervention. Due to the fact that appendicitis usually generates vague, non-specific symptoms, doctors are faced with a real challenge when it ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 261   Words: 495]

357.The Challenge in Diagnosing Chronic Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Chronic appendicitis usually refers to a milder form of the illness. Chronic appendicitis is very rare and its symptoms are less pronounced, in some cases even undetectable. Judging by its gravity and rate of development, ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 339   Words: 491]

358.Issues about the Signs of Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
It is important to pay attention to the signs of appendicitis if you suspect that you might be suffering from this illness. Appendicitis in general is a serious condition and in many cases it can even ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 237   Words: 485]

359.How to Identify the Symptoms of Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
The process of diagnosing appendicitis is very challenging to doctors. The symptoms of appendicitis have an unspecific character and don't always indicate to appendicitis. In some forms of the illness, the general symptoms of appendicitis are even impossible to detect in time. Appendicitis is usually diagnosed upon patients' ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 249   Words: 492]

360.How to Detect Acute Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Acute appendicitis is considered to be the most common cause of abdominal pain and distress in children and teenagers worldwide (ages 4-15). According to its seriousness and rate of development, appendicitis can be either acute or chronic. Acute appendicitis develops ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 267   Words: 498]

361.Common Forms of Treatment for Appendicitis by Groshan Fabiola
Appendicitis is considered to be a surgical illness. Due to its severe character, the treatment for appendicitis often involves surgical intervention. Judging by the speed of development and the gravity of the illness, appendicitis can be either acute or chronic. ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2006   Hits: 254   Words: 482]

362.Discover the Benefits of Green Tea by Murat Demir
Do you know, the people around the world searching the term "Green Tea" in Google for 40,000 times for every month? This clearly implies that the green tea is the most favorable tea out of three types of tea viz., Green, Black and Oolong. Green tea is ...
[Added: 22 Jun 2006   Hits: 296   Words: 361]

363.The Truth About Low Carb Diets by Tom Takihi
Low carb diets are very effective in achieving weight loss when followed. But the key word there is that they should be followed. However, there are controversies about their "healthiness". Definitely, people get into these diets to lose weight. But what every person getting into ...
[Added: 22 Jun 2006   Hits: 422   Words: 605]

364.Strep Throat is More Than Just an Ailment by Groshan Fabiola
Strep throat is inflammation and swelling of the throat, tonsils and lymph nodes. Unlike sore throat, which is caused by infection with viruses, strep throat is caused by infection with bacteria. While most sore throats generate mild symptoms and clear naturally, without the aid of medical treatments, strep throat ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 261   Words: 517]

365.Effective Home Remedies for Strep Throat by Groshan Fabiola
Strep throat is inflammation of the throat, tonsils and lymph nodes due to infection with group A streptococcus bacteria. Strep throat is very common during the flu seasons and it can be preceded by mild symptoms such as ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 327   Words: 511]

366.Childhood Strep Throat Overview by Groshan Fabiola
Children and teenagers are commonly confronted with strep throat. Due to its very contagious character, strep throat can be easily acquired by children during the flu seasons. Strep throat is a type a sore throat caused ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 269   Words: 506]

367.Learn to Love and Accept Yourself by Kristin Gerstley
How many people can actually say that they love and accept themselves just as they are? Learning to love yourself is quite possibly one of the hardest things to accomplish in your life. And that is when there is nothing wrong with you. Imagine ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 330   Words: 512]

368.The Increased Incidence of Scabies among Patients in Mental Institutions by Groshan Fabiola
Scabies is a very contagious skin disease caused by infestation with a type of microscopic mite called Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis. The parasite mites responsible for causing scabies can be easily contracted by entering in contact with infested ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 239   Words: 456]

369.The Highly Contagious Character of Scabies by Groshan Fabiola
Scabies is a very contagious skin condition caused by contamination with parasite microscopic mites. The mite responsible for causing scabies in humans is called Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis and it can be easily acquired through contact with infested ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 316   Words: 508]

370.Long-Term Undesirable Effects of Scabies by Groshan Fabiola
Scabies is a skin condition caused by infection with scabies mites (Sarcoptes scabiei). Scabies mites are microscopic parasite organisms that burrow deep inside the skin, causing inflammation, itching and rash. Later symptoms of scabies are: crusty aspect of the skin, pustules, blisters and nodules. Most ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 305   Words: 548]

371.Manuka A Reliable Natural Cure for Scabies by Groshan Fabiola
Scabies is a very contagious skin condition that occurs due to infestation with parasitic mites. The mite responsible for causing scabies in people is a microscopic organism called Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis. Although there are many other types of mites that cause scabies in animals, they are not capable of ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 374   Words: 459]

372.A Practical Approach To A Healthy Diet by Nehemiah Maxwell
I have been doing push-ups five days a week for over 25 years. My arms are pretty strong but it did not happen overnight. I did not do push-ups for a couple weeks or months and then stopped. I had to make push-ups a habit if ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 273   Words: 815]

373.Ovarian cysts by Olivia Andrews
Ovary is the organ that is most prone to a number and variety of cysts in the body of a woman. The ovarian function of producing hormones and releasing eggs is directly related to the formation of cysts. Usually ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 286   Words: 419]

374.Anti - wrinkle eye cream by Jason J Mathews
Anti wrinkle eye cream contains ingredients that provide extra moisture to your skin. This helps in diminishing darkness from the skin and makes it look more firm. Many anti wrinkle eye creams contain vitamins A and D. These are the vitamins that are lost when ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 331   Words: 343]

375.Anxiety- Best Way to Cure Yourselves by Donna Lamour
"Get over it" or "Smarten up" is that what we tell, or at least think, when one of our friends or a family member has let a situation or event linger? Do we ever consider that they may not be able to just get ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 339   Words: 652]

376.Why do we need eye creams? by Jason J Mathews
Believe it or not, your lifestyle takes a toll on your eyes. Eating and sleeping habits along with the growing age leave a visible impact on the soft tissues that guard your eyes from outside. These tissues don't have any fat glands, which makes them the most sensitive ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 380   Words: 334]

377.Difficulties in Curing Gastric Ulcer by Groshan Fabiola
Stomach ulcer, also referred to as gastric ulcer is a serious disorder that causes open lesions at the level of the stomach. Gastric ulcer commonly affects people with ages over 50 and it has the highest incidence in the ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 270   Words: 460]

378.Top Ten Tips for Lazy Dieters by Tom Eveleigh
There are people everywhere (you may be one of them) who know that they need to and want to lose weight. But have the 'yeah, I'll probably start tomorrow' syndrome. On top of that, let's face it; many people are simply too lazy to change their lifestyles, so here ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 266   Words: 1033]

379.Invigorate Your Damaged Hair With Split Ends Prevention Tips by Alan Amderson
Hot air and dry weather makes your hair loose its moisture and become brittle. The worst condition to every girl's eye is the occurrence of split ends on hair. Split ends generally mean the splitting of hair fiber. It happens when the protective portion of the hair called cuticle, ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 257   Words: 473]

380.Entice Healthy Hair with Hair Care Tips by Alan Anderson
Hair is an important aspect of an individual's appearance. It is natural and is determined at the time of birth. It generates from the number of roots in the scalp. Each hair grows up to a certain length and then stops naturally. It even ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 374   Words: 435]

381.Fucoidan Ingredients and Benefits by Steve Smith
According to research conducted on Limu Moui so far, it has been ascertained that the Fucoidan content in Limu Moui gives extraordinary strength to human body's immune system amongst other beneficiary properties. Any person who is interested in maintaining good health and ...
[Added: 21 Jun 2006   Hits: 376   Words: 322]

382.Exercises For Busy Moms: 4 Quick, But Effective Exercises To Keep Busy Moms Strong by Tracey Mallett
We all know how difficult it is to stay in shape and find time to exercise - but most especially for women with babies or small kids. There's the sleep-deprivation factor, no time and priority changes. So what are the fitness options for busy ...
[Added: 20 Jun 2006   Hits: 307   Words: 855]

383.You Get A Full Body Workout And A Toned Torso With A Rowing Machine. by Kalwant Rana
One of the most complete cardiovascular exercises around has to be rowing . A proper workout on a rowing machine will tone all of the major muscle groups such as your legs, back and arms. The beauty of ...
[Added: 20 Jun 2006   Hits: 280   Words: 369]

384.The Secret of Longevity by Linda Thompson
There are numerous remarkable events and activities of Nature. Some of them can even be observed in our day-to-day life. However, the human mind is unable to understand the mystery behind them because it has ...
[Added: 20 Jun 2006   Hits: 485   Words: 673]

385.Weightlifting Program Blueprint by Jim O'Connor
More and more people are turning to weightlifting to preserve youth, maintain strength, and even reduce body fat. Numerous studies point out the wonderful benefits of weightlifting. However, what is the right way to do it? Bodybuilders, and ...
[Added: 20 Jun 2006   Hits: 342   Words: 880]

386.Review of "The Impact of Menstrual Side Effects on Contraceptive Discontinuation" by Diepiriye Sungumote Kuku-Siemons
Review of "The Impact of Menstrual Side Effects on Contraceptive Discontinuation: Findings from a Longitudinal Study In Cairo, Egypt." Published in: International Family Planning Perspectives, Vol. 31, No. 1, March 2005 Elizabeth Tolley, Sarah Loza, Laila Kafafi and Stirling Cummings published their findings ...
[Added: 20 Jun 2006   Hits: 439   Words: 1248]

387.Meditation to Relieve Stress: The Connection between Mind and Body by Anna Dorbyk
The ancient practice of meditation has long been known as a way to heal the mind and body. In times of mental or physical stress, human beings have turned to the powers of meditation to quiet the mind and repair the body. There is a strong connection ...
[Added: 19 Jun 2006   Hits: 273   Words: 506]

388.The Use of Dietary Fiber in the Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) by Rosa parks
What is Dietary Fiber ? Dietary Fiber is the indigestible part of all plant foods, including fruits, vegetables, grains, and beans. It is not found in meat or any other animal foods. Most Dietary Fiber-rich foods contain both soluble and insoluble ...
[Added: 19 Jun 2006   Hits: 321   Words: 491]

389.Sinus Irrigation and a Suggested System by Walter Ballenberger
Sinus irrigation is the main component in my personal arsenal to battle sinusitis and sinus infections. While struggling with numerous sinus infections a number of years ago, I ran across a book by Dr. Murray ...
[Added: 16 Jun 2006   Hits: 370   Words: 592]

390.Infection of the Sinus- A Symptom: Toothache by Walter Ballenberger
Can an infection of the sinus be signaled by a toothache? The short answer to this question is yes. I personally had an experience with this phenomenon several years ago and was completely fooled by what was happening. Hopefully others might find clarification if they have a ...
[Added: 16 Jun 2006   Hits: 375   Words: 518]

391.Cosmetic Surgery in a Nutshell by tk
Cosmetic surgery, like other forms of elective surgery, involves a physical change to one's appearance. Also known as plastic surgery, there are two kinds: cosmetic and reconstruction. The latter involves returning an individual's sense of self after some form of injury and/or illness. The former allows the ability to ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 331   Words: 404]

392.Help Insomnia Part 1- The Sound Of Insomnia by Marvin Perry
Have any of you had nights when you were attempting to fall asleep but kept hearing wind whipping outside or water dripping from the faucet that kept you awake? Regardless of how hard you try to relax and ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 367   Words: 627]

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[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 325   Words: 515]

394.Huge Benefits of Antioxidants by Rosa parks
What Is Antioxidants? An enzyme or other organic molecule that can counteract the damaging effects of oxygen in tissues. Although the term technically applies to molecules reacting with oxygen, it is often applied to molecules that protect from any free ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 516   Words: 1006]

395.Sinus Infection Book Review- "The Sinus Cure- 7 Simple Steps" (Part 2) by Walter Ballenberger
What are cilia and what is their function? Cilia are tiny hairs that line certain membranes in the body including sinus cavities. They move in a wavelike motion and carry anything on their surface out of the respiratory ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 278   Words: 507]

396.The Advantages of "Minimal-Repair Technique" in the Treatment for Hernia by Groshan Fabiola
Modern medicine has known a rapid progress in the last decades and many traditional forms of treatment have been replaced by new, improved medical techniques. While in the past open surgery was the only option available for most patients diagnosed with hernia, nowadays the surgical treatment ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 300   Words: 481]

397.Laparoscopic Surgery A New Approach in the Medical Treatment for Morgagni Hernia by Groshan Fabiola
Morgagni hernia is a type of hernia that occurs due to congenital abnormalities at the level of the retroxiphoid area. The congenital abnormalities presented by people with Morgagni hernia involve an unusual positioning of the diaphragm. In patients diagnosed with Morgagni hernia, the diaphragm takes ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 295   Words: 494]

398.Misconceptions about Umbilical Hernia by Groshan Fabiola
Umbilical hernia is a very common abnormality of the belly button that occurs in most babies' first years of life. Although parents become very concerned when they find out that their child has been diagnosed with umbilical hernia, there is virtually no reason to be worried about. Apart from being ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 362   Words: 462]

399.Issues Raised by the Surgical Treatment for Inguinal Hernia by Groshan Fabiola
Inguinal hernia is a common type of hernia that occurs in the region of the groin. The disorder usually generates mild, unspecific symptoms, which can be misleading in establishing the correct diagnosis. Most people with inguinal hernia may actually have no symptoms at all, thus rendering the process of diagnosing ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 379   Words: 495]

400.Osteoporosis as a Common Affection of Girls with Anorexia by Groshan Fabiola
Recently labeled as "the disease of modern society", anorexia nervosa commonly affects young women worldwide. Statistics indicate that anorexia nervosa has the highest prevalence among women with ages between 15 and 20, although even 5 year-old girls have been diagnosed with this type of eating disorder after following vegetarian ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 288   Words: 406]


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