Arthritis Of The Spine

When you thing about having arthritis of the spine you could be thinking about the pain that may follow along with it. That is true about the pain that may come along with arthritis of the spine. Arthritis of the spine is one of the more painful places to develop arthritis. That is mainly because all of...

Muscles Of Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is caused as a result of specific strain or overuse of outer part of elbow. In medical term it is referred as lateral epicondylitis since it affects the lateral epicondyle of the humerus. Lateral epicondyle is a small, tuberculated eminence, giving attachment to the radial collateral ligament...

Achilles Tendonitis Is A Dreaded Reality

Most runners have either experienced Achilles tendonitis or know someone who has. The Sharp pain felt right above the heel and the stiffness first thing in the morning, which makes going down stairs difficult. It is a painful injury that runners and triathletes find frustrating as it causes lay-offs for...

The Classification Of Burns And Their Treatments

Unfortunately, every day people get burned in a variety of accidents at home or at work. While most burns are minor, some can be quite severe. All burns should be carefully treated to prevent infection and other complications. Here is a look at the different classifications of burns and their treatments....

Know Your Chemical Burns

There are two primary groups of chemical burns: acid and alkali. When assessing a chemical burn it is important to know both the causing agent (acid or alkali) and the concentration of the solution. It is important to know if an acid or an alkali caused the burn because they cause injury by different...

What Is Stuttering

Stuttering is a speech disorder where the individual’s natural flow of speech is disrupted by frequent repetitions or prolongations of certain sounds, syllables and words. Sometimes, this makes it impossible to even start a word. Aside from difficulty in speaking, this is usually accompanied by raid...

Hip Arthritis

The term arthritis literally means inflammation of a joint, but is commonly used to describe any condition in which there is damage to the cartilage. Hip arthritis is a major problem for many people; it arises as a result of deterioration, whether normal or accelerated, by rheumatoid arthritis, trauma, or...

Treatment Options For Erectile Dysfunction

Many men that suffer from erectile dysfunction feel that it is the end of the world. They aren’t accepting the fact that they aren’t going to be able to continue the sexual activities that they enjoy. Many men also define who they are by their sexual abilities so it can have a profound effect on...