5 Common Child Health Issues Your Doctor Can Help With

If you have children, you may know that children get sick more often than you might think. Children spread germs easily, which can be extremely difficult to contend with as a parent. Whether you are a new or long-time parent, you may need a refresher on the most common issues children face. Germs are commonly transferred from child to child, and so are other issues. In other cases, children are merely more susceptible to common problems. Read More 

How SANE Strangulation Charts Help Identify Brutal Murders

The murder of a romantic partner is tragically not uncommon and can be done in many different ways. One of the harshest of these methods is strangulation, a cruel method of death that may be easy for some to hide. However, SANE strangulation charts can help to diagnose these deaths in a more coherent fashion. Strangulation Is Surprisingly Common as Abuse Over 50 percent of all female homicide deaths are women being killed by their romantic partner, a staggering fact that makes this type of case very troubling. Read More 

How To Succeed On An Eat-Anything Diet

Most diet plans tell you to avoid certain foods. This sounds good in theory, but often what happens is that you end up eventually binge-eating those forbidden foods and undoing all of your hard work. It's also hard to stick to such restrictive diet plans when you go out to eat with friends, attend a birthday party, or come home to a special meal your partner has cooked for you. As such, many people are saying goodbye to restrictive diet plans and instead are following eat-anything diet plans. Read More 

Major Illnesses Diagnosed Through Traditional X-Rays

While newer diagnostic imaging tests such as the MRI, or magnetic resonance imaging, and the CAT scan, or computed tomography scan, provide physicians with detailed images of a body part, and are extremely effective in diagnosing major illnesses, the traditional x-ray is also effective in revealing serious illnesses. While x-rays are often performed in hospital radiology departments, they can also be performed in a doctor's office, and even at the patient's bedside in the hospital via a portable x-ray machine. Read More 

Why Sports Medicine Injury Therapy Is Important

If you have recently been injured while playing sports or practicing, you should seek all of the treatment options that are available for you. For example, you should consider seeking sports medicine injury therapy. This is done in a few different ways, depending on the type and extent of your sports injuries and on the professionals you work with. Overall, though, you may find that sports medicine injury therapy is very important when you are recovering from a sports injury for these reasons and more. Read More