Can Appendicitis Affect the Large Intestine?

The appendix is not a very popular subject in our homes as far as health is concerned.  Even among doctors and medical professionals little is known about the appendix.  For instance, to this day scientists and medical professionals alike, do not know the exact function of the appendix. For those who do not know, the… Continue reading Can Appendicitis Affect the Large Intestine?

Strep Throat: Do I Really Need Antibiotics?

Strep Throat is an infection of throat and tonsils caused by a type of bacteria known as Group A Streptococcus. Although it is more common in children compared to adults, strep throat can affect people of any age. In an otherwise healthy person, the bacteria that causes strep throat can reside in the individual’s nose… Continue reading Strep Throat: Do I Really Need Antibiotics?

Acupuncture Treatment May Help Improve Back Pain

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medicine that has origins dating back at least 2,500 years. There are over 2,000 points on the human body that are said to connect 20 pathways. These pathways conduct vital energy to flow throughout the body. In acupuncture, hair-thin metallic needles are introduced into specific combinations of these 2,000 points… Continue reading Acupuncture Treatment May Help Improve Back Pain

Types, Causes, and Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is an incurable disorder that presents its symptoms during childhood and continues on throughout adolescence and into adulthood. ADHD is a neurobehavioral disorder. Although it is incurable, there are treatment options available to manage the symptoms. ADHD occurs two to four times more often in boys than girls. It is… Continue reading Types, Causes, and Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Find the Right Doctor For You

A doctor is more than just a healthcare professional; he or she is a savior who guards your health continuously, and can help you lead a healthy lifestyle. It is inevitable to become ill or contract certain illnesses in life. Thankfully, doctors are always readily available to attend to any need a patient has at… Continue reading Find the Right Doctor For You