August 25, 2010
My old distant uncle, who migrated to the states of Ohio two decades ago, came to India for heart surgery. On questioning, he informed that the infrastructure of the hospital with the best in the ..
July 21, 2008
So what is the goal of medicine? Western medicine in particular? Is it to delay death, maintain life, improve life, what exactly is the goal? In the best of medicine, western, alternative or ..
July 17, 2008
DDD can affect any part of the spine, although common sites are the lumbar (lower back) and cervical (neck) spine; thoracic DDD is very uncommon. Back or Neck pain is usually manageable with various ..
July 17, 2008
Back pain pain felt in the back that usually originates from the muscles, nerves, bones, joints or other structures in the spine. There are two categories of back pain: acute - this is where your ..
July 14, 2008
You've had symptoms and after a period of time trying to remedy the situation you decide to go to the doctor. Upon closer inspection the doctor begins asking questions, conducting a physical exam and .
June 22, 2008
Most causes of anal itching can be readily treated. Pin worms are treated with a prescription oral medication called mebendazole. You may need several treatments at monthly intervals, because the ..
August 30, 2007
It's time you treat your gout! As you consider the possibilities for gout treatments, it is always important to know all of your options. Two options for gout sufferers are the traditional medical ..
May 27, 2007
Ju, a thirty-six year old lady, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1995. She had a lumpectomy. Ju’s cancer was at an early stage but to be sure, the doctor suggested that Ju underwent a ..
May 21, 2007
As pet owners we are always striving for ways to keep our pets healthy. We are concerned about the effects of the environment on ourselves, but we seldom think of the effects this same environment ..
April 08, 2007
Outrageous! How could anyone trust a doctor they detest, or at the very least, don't like? You must have run into hundreds of traveling companions, friends, neighbors, and casual acquaintances who ..