Artigos da categoria:Head and Neck

It happens to each of us several times a year - a friend calls to talk about an upcoming surgery. It could be surgery for themselves, a friend you have in common or maybe a close relative. Whoever it is, we all wonder what we can do to help out. The best thing is to connect and show you...
Cancer therapy can be an extremely physical and emotional time for the patient. In patients with cancer of the head and neck for instance, the immune system is often not functioning properly. The immune system does not destroy cancer cells. Causes of the failure of the immune system include severe malnutrition. To exacerbate the problem, radiation can severely effect...
Chakras are a buzz word these days. But what are they really? There's a simple way to find out.In Sanskrit, chakra means "wheel." According to Indian metaphysical teachings we have dozens of these spinning centers of vital energy within and around us, each with a specific function. Chakras even glow in different colors, according to the speed at which...
It's amazing what you can find when you start your search a little outside the bulls eye. While clicking through Magnetic Resonance Imaging research online, my colleagues and I found some intriguing scientific studies completely by accident!What did we find? Well, let's just say if you've got a stuffy nose you should try magnets before sniffling through that bottle...
Sweating is part of the body's normal processes. It is the way the body gets rid of dirt, impurities and toxins. It is a way for the body to cool off as well under hot conditions. Yes, you read it right. Sweating keeps your body cool and regulates temperature. However, there are certain circumstances or conditions wherein the body...
In my ten years of chiropractic practice I have seen a multitude of patients with impingement syndrome an adhesive capsulitis. These conditions don't just happen overnight. Many times they start as bursitis that goes ignored and untreated. Get educated and get treatment.Subacromial bursitis is a condition caused by inflammation of the bursa that separates the top surface of the...
Skin tags are probably the most harmless of common skin growths. Their precise cause is largely unknown, but it is generally believed that they are the result of skin regularly rubbing on skin, or other surfaces such as clothing or jewelry. Consequently, allowing for differences in body form, weight and life-style, they are usually to be found on the...
'Mayur' is a Sanskrit word and it means peacock. Thus, mayurasana is a posture which assumes the shape of peacock during the asana. In this posture one has to hold his whole body on like a stick on both his elbows. It is also known as peacock feather pose and bent arm balance.Steps of performanceSit on the both of...
Short people often have a low self-confidence because of their short height. If you are not as tall as you should be, you should not lose heart. Being tall gives you loads of advantages. For instance, it can boost your level of confidence, as you won't need to put on uncomfortable heels. Given below are some of the common...