Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Jan - 25 - 2016

All you need to know about cavities

Cavities are one of the most common dental problems people have, yet few of them know exactly what they are and why they appear. Essentially, cavities are a form of tooth decay that can affect both the outer coating of a tooth called enamel as well as the inner part of the tooth called dentin. Those who have ever visited an Ottawa oral hygiene specialist have probably received some information […]

Dec - 24 - 2015

Top three services physiotherapy clinics can offer

When giving it a bit of thought, you will certainly come to the conclusion that the world changes a bit every second. It is really enough to look at the world of medicine and realise that great steps have been made to ensure all patients with solutions to problems. It may be true that in some cases a look in the past is the beginning step towards a real, noticeable […]

Dec - 20 - 2015

The effects yoga has on your body

  Aerobic exercise, meaning the type of activity that raises the heart and breathing rates, is considered to have the highest number of health benefits. This is by no way a popular opinion, but rather the finding of scientists. Examples of benefits brought about by aerobic exercise are improved sleep, high energy levels and lower risk of developing heart disease. However, it is not necessary to strain your body in […]

Dec - 14 - 2015

A few facts worth knowing about Thai massage

Who hasn’t heard of massage therapies? Even if you don’t know them by their names, you are still very much aware of their existence. Surely you have tried at least once to solve your problems by means of massage, from a simple headache to a shoulder rub, just to take of some of the pressure. Still, the field of massage is very rich in options, bringing forward all sorts of […]

Dec - 11 - 2015

What do medical sale jobs imply?

Biomedical research can be defined as an intellectual and practical field of work. Over the last years, pathology and laboratory medicine have made their contribution to advances in medicine, more precisely in areas such as diagnosis and pharmacogenetics. It is needless to say that to become a biomedical scientist it is necessary to acquire a doctoral degree in basic sciences. But where there is passion, there is will and most […]

Nov - 23 - 2015

Guide to finding the right eye doctor

People spend a lot of time on the computer, doing all sorts of things, from playing, trying to disconnect from stress and problems to working. Therefore, their eyesight is heavily put to use. In time, this could influence them and not in a good matter. At one point on another everyone ends up in the situation of having to visit an eye doctor. Since the world of medicine will offer […]

Nov - 11 - 2015

Remedies for a Sprained Ankle

Sometimes accidents happen. If there is a large crack in the sidewalk, a slippery floor, or an uneven step with no warning/caution signs, it is very easy to slip and fall. This slip could result in a number of injuries, including a sprained ankle. (Insert slip and fall reference to K&E). This is just one example of common ways to manage getting a sprained ankle. Sprained ankles can make living […]

Oct - 23 - 2015

Can a hot tub improve your health?

Having a hot tub is not only extremely fun and exciting, but can also have a lot of benefits on your health. Most people are not aware of the fact that sinking in such a tub can have positive effects on their condition, but experts have found out that the provides more than relaxation. It is true that you feel great after taking a hot bath after a cold day, […]

Oct - 15 - 2015

Say goodbye to pain with myofascial release

Myofascial release therapy has the purpose to release the muscular tightness and shortness. Before starting to speak about how this therapy works, the term myofascia has to be explained. It represents the tough tissue that lays around the bones and muscles, and it is very flexible but in the same time very strong. It loses its relaxed and soft state when the person experiences inflammation or physical trauma. When myofascia […]

Oct - 14 - 2015

Home care for cancer patients

Having cancer is not like having a flu and being sure that you will be healthy next week. Only the hearing of the C-word and people are frightened. Having cancer became the number one fear of the modern society, and when a person is diagnosed with it, he thinks that is the worst thing that could have happened to him. After the diagnose is decided a long path of treatment […]

Aug - 22 - 2015

Relevant facts about dental veneers

Dentistry has developed a lot in the past years which is why nowadays patients are able to benefit from various treatments aiming to make their teeth not only healthier, but also more beautiful. This particular branch of medicine is called “cosmetic dentistry” and describes any dental work that uses various dedicated techniques and pieces of equipment in order to improve the appearance of your smile. From braces to dental veneers, […]

Aug - 20 - 2015

How to choose the best knee surgeon in Sydney

Having a knee problem is always problematic. This is the type of health condition that never lets you forget of its existence. No matter how you move, your knee always creates problems, so once you have decided to undergo surgery, you will need to look for the best knee surgeon Sydney has to offer, just to have the peace of mind that your health is in good hands. To this […]

Jun - 30 - 2015

Understanding massage therapy and its benefits

Few people realise that many of their health problems can be successfully treated through massage techniques. In fact, many specialists recommend patients to combine physiotherapy with massage therapy in order to obtain the best possible results. You can visit this website for more information about massage therapy: What does massage therapy entail? Massage therapy involves a range of tissue manipulation techniques designed to prevent, maintain or rehabilitate physical function and […]

Jun - 30 - 2015

Health problems caused by old or broken boilers

During the cold winter months, people turn on their gas boilers or heating systems to stay warm, but, unfortunately, they are not diligent when it comes to repairing or simply inspecting these systems prior to using them. Neglecting this process can have serious repercussions on one’s health, leading to respiratory problems and, in some cases, even death. To prevent gas boilers from becoming a health hazard for your family, contact […]

Jun - 24 - 2015

The latest improvements in knee replacement surgery

Knee replacement is often considered the only solution for people suffering from chronic pain or who have damaged cartilages as a consequence of injuries suffered. While anti-inflammatories can help relieve swelling and pain, they will not help you regain mobility.  Up until now, knee replacement surgery was avoided due to the fact that it was classified as being a highly invasive procedure and that it can be accompanied by complications. […]