Category: Health Care & Medical

Warts, Causes and Possible Treatments

Warts are definitely not a gentle topic. If you have ever had or have a wart, you know how difficult they have the possibility to be to get rid of it. And it is more serious if you have even more of a wart. As they begin to spread, they really can turn out to be...

tinnitus

10 Symptoms and Complications of Tinnitus

Tinnitus is a bothersome “ringing in the ears.” This common problem affects about one in ten adults. Fortunately, it rarely signifies a serious medical problem. Tinnitus is actually a symptom of an underlying problem. It may indicate an ear injury, circulatory problem or hearing loss. It usually worsens with age, but it can improve with treatment....

surgery

Surgical Options for Meningioma and Pituitary Adenomas

Tumors of the skull base area can be exceptionally difficult to treat or remove due to the complexity of this part of the human anatomy. Numerous critical nerve structures are located in this area and must be successfully navigated in order to prevent damage and reduced function for the patient after surgery. Minimally invasive surgical techniques...

osteoporosis

Osteoporosis Avoiding Tips

Osteoporosis is a ever growing disease with an estimated 20 million American women affected. The disease used to be associated only with the elderly but that is changing. Younger and younger adults are having issues with the bone density disease. Osteoporosis steals bone mass from the bones causing them to weaken leading to weak brittle bones...

black eye

How to Heal a Black Eye

It may be caused by some extreme sport that you’re so into or maybe you’re just a mere klutz, but getting a black eye can certainly be a hassle. Not just because it is painful, you also get non-stop asking from people around you of how you got it. Thank heavens for the different researches done...

laset eye surgery

Laser Used in Eye Care

It can seem scary to have someone say that they can use lasers to actually improve your vision. Most of the time we see lasers portrayed in spy movies or movies where a mad scientist plans to use it as a weapon. Lasers are used in many ways these days, and can be invaluable tools for...

video assisted thoracic surgery

Getting the Basics of Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery

Any surgical procedure in the thorax region of the human body has two basic objectives – to diagnose or to treat. Whichever you need, it is better to talk to your doctor beforehand to get a clear idea about the details. The thoracic area includes the heart, lungs, esophagus, and other parts. Today most surgeons opt...

gamma knives

Gamma Knives – How They Work

One of the big inventions on the brain-cancer-curing scene these days is the use of gamma knife treatment on patients who need a number of procedures such as trigeminal neuralgia radiosurgery or to help with acoustic neuroma problems. Despite the name, it is not an actual knife, but the name is derived from the fact that the machine does...