Cleft Palette: 3 Strategies To Help The Family

Cleft Palette: 3 Strategies To Help The Family Dealing with questions, coordinating care and working with community resources becomes overwhelming for many families of children with cleft lip and palate. The following strategies can help the journey go more smoothly. Handling Questions Parents of a child with cleft lip and palate find themselves in a…

Read more

Non-Surgical Solution Proving Successful For Treating Canine Cataracts

Non-Surgical Solution Proving Successful For Treating Canine Cataracts A cataract occurs when an opacity develops in the lens of the eye. The eye will appear cloudy or blue. The blue color that tends to develop in the eyes of old dogs are not cataracts; that phenomenon is called nuclear sclerosis. Any clouding or bluing of…

Read more

Miracle Girl Born With Her Heart Outside Her Body

Miracle Girl Born With Her Heart Outside Her Body On October 15, 2012, Audrina Cardenas was born with a rare congenital defect known as "ectopia cordis." In this condition, part of the heart has formed outside of the chest. The birth defect occurs only in eight infants out of one million. Ectopia cordis is generally…

Read more

Be Aware: Tattoos Might Cause False-Positive Test Results for Cancer

Be Aware: Tattoos Might Cause False-Positive Test Results for Cancer You love your tattoos. They are an artistic, permanent way to express your own individualistic personality and style. But tattoos can cause skin problems. They have been known to give test results that indicate that you have skin cancer when you do not. False-positive skin…

Read more

How Drinking Coffee Changes The Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence

How Drinking Coffee Changes The Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence Statistics indicate that breast cancer is the second most common form of cancer diagnosed in women in the United States. During 2015, nearly 30 percent of new cancers discovered in women will affect breast tissue. This equates to more than 231,000 thousand cases of invasive…

Read more

How to Remove Kidney Stones in Just 10 Days

How to Remove Kidney Stones in Just 10 Days In our current demanding life, we tend to ignore tiny snags that end up being big enough to be a problem later on, and one of those problems is what we know as kidney stones. We are overloaded with a lot of work to do and…

Read more