Archive for November, 2012

The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

[ 0 ] November 23, 2012 |
The Uses Of Medical Marijuana In Treating Pain

In medical science, the search is always on for new medications to treat what ails us. Researchers in universities and health centers evaluate many different chemicals to understand their potential uses in improving health. Pharmaceutical companies are eager to develop and make new medications available because they understand the enormous payback that can be realized […]

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7 Common Reasons Why It Hurts To Swallow

[ 1 ] November 16, 2012 |
7 Common Reasons Why It Hurts To Swallow

A sore throat is a common symptom of illness so pain from swallowing can result from many causes. Some of these causes may include infection, medications, stomach acid and medical treatment.

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Understanding What Nerve Pain or Neuropathic Pain Is

[ 0 ] November 8, 2012 |
Understanding What Nerve Pain or Neuropathic Pain Is

For most of human history, physical pain has served an important role in preserving our well being and survival. Pain teaches every one of us the limits of our bodies and what it is in our environment that can cause injury. However, as humans have become a species more separated from the natural world, some […]

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Using Urine Testing To Predict Future Health Risks

[ 0 ] November 1, 2012 |
Using Urine Testing To Predict Future Health Risks

As a medical tool, urine testing offers physicians important insights to unobtrusively identify what is happening in the body. In fact, the combination of blood tests and urine tests form the backbone for much of the medical testing that doctors routinely use to diagnose disease. As such, urine testing serves a crucial role in ensuring […]

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