How To Rehab A Torn Labrum

September 12, 2019

Our shoulder is a ball and socket joint. However, the ball in our shoulder is much bigger and it is considered to be a very unstable joint. The ball can easily slip out of the socket, resulting in shoulder pain and dysfunction. Nevertheless, this shoulders’ set-up allows you for a lot of mobili ...

It is very important to take care of one’s kidneys, without the kidneys the body may fail after a time. Usually, tests are conducted to see how the kidneys are doing; and these tests are even more common to people who have kidney problems. One specific test that is normally used for kidney disease ...

What is Basal Ganglia Stroke?

September 12, 2019

What is Basal Ganglia Stroke? The human brain is composed of many different components that work as one unit to control and manage an individual’s responses, actions, and thoughts. Basically, anything that can occur within the human body is mostly controlled by human brain activity. Neurons tha ...

What is a hernia? A hernia happens when an organ squeezes through the muscle or tissue that holds it in place.  It may result in abdominal and groin-localized bulges. Some hernias are pain-free and can even be harmless. There are some cases, however, when these hernias can bring about pain an ...

The glomerular filtration rate measures kidney functions and evaluates its overall condition basing on how well it filters waste products and toxins from the body. When GFR goes down, it means that the kidney filters aren’t working properly and it may indicate an existing medical condition. Also, ...

The battle against illness doesn’t end with treatment. After successfully fighting any disease, your body will need to heal to normalize functions, regain strength, and optimize health. This is applicable to all types of conditions, whether severe or mild. A particular example is hernia, a conditi ...

Blood urea nitrogen test is one of the many tests requested for in the hospital. This test helps a doctor check for abnormalities with organs in the body. Especially problems that have to do with the liver and also the kidney. Blood urea nitrogen test basically measures the amount of urea nitrogen i ...

Low bun/creatinine ratio: what is it, how to tell its initials symptoms and how can it be treated before the ailment worsens? First, to define BUN, it is the blood urea nitrogen in the human body. BUN is formed in blood after protein nutrients break it down. BUN level results can be obtained through ...

Hernias are quite common and studies show that 5% of the US population has experienced at least one. The most common type is an inguinal hernia, which involves the abdominal muscles. In this case tissue or organs push through a weak spot or hole in the muscular wall. There are two types including di ...

What is Blood Urea Nitrogen? Blood Urea Nitrogen or simply BUN is a blood test used for measuring the urea nitrogen levels in the blood. The result from the test is then used in evaluating the kidney and liver conditions. The standard measurement used in a BUN test is milligrams per deciliter ...