With roughly 1 in 10 people affected by migraines on a regular basis, many people know the suffering associated with the disorder. Though often dismissed as a bad headache, migraines do in fact pose a considerable economic problem for both individuals and society as a whole.
Archive for May, 2010
With the ability to change a life in only a few moments, a stroke is a highly destructive force that is the second leading cause of disability in first world nations. For those who survive new rehabilitation techniques offer the best hope.
While science fiction often tries to paint a view of the future, one cliche that has been overplayed is the idea of a repaired spinal cord being the promise of medicine to come. That said, repair of the human spine has proven a considerable challenge.
The last thing that many people are interested in is yet more information about how we do not get the right vitamins and minerals in our diets. When we are feeling well, it is easy to dismiss such information, but in the case of Vitamin D, taking the vitamin is all about preventing disease.