Quadriplegia: A Closer Look at the Misconceptions and Facts
Quadriplegia is a condition where something has affected the Cervical Spine more commonly known as the neck. It often can be identified as something occurring between Cervical Vertebrae C1-C7. Here are some facts and misconceptions
Shoulder Separation vs. Dislocated Shoulder
Dislocation deals with the glenoid of the shoulder and separation deals with the AC joint. These two injuries are quite different but affect the same overall location namely the shoulder. The key is which joint is affected.
Pandemic WHO – Updated with new related deaths
As of June 11th 2009 While the U.N. Health Officials met in Geneva on Thursday to discuss the H1N1 virus the World Health Organization (WHO)…
While the U.N. Health Officials met in Geneva on Thursday to discuss the H1N1 virus the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared a 2009 Swine flu pandemic. This is the first such update in over 40 years – 41 years to be exact.
Marathon – The Running That Actually Will Set You Free
Recently and it seems, yearly, I have decided to get back to into running. I am not a great runner and have only ran a half dozen 5k races over the past few years. I have always wanted to enjoy running but I believed that to learning to love running would be impossible.
Drugs from the Ocean
Scientific advancements are all around us. The next great frontier is the Ocean and a potential area of study is the improvement in our medicines and treatment. This research would expand our understanding of the creatures of the deep as well as the organisms unseen.
Irritable Bowel Disease – Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s
Irritable Bowel Diseases of the intestines has 2 main players: Ulcerative Colitis Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease. Although these two conditions are similar with symptoms, inflammation, and presentations, there are also many differences.