Monthly Archives: March 2011

Pediatrics

Pediatrics is medical care for infants, children and adolescence by a pediatrician, which implies they have received further training than a medical doctor. This training is between four and eight years longer than medical school, depending on the degree of specialization the physician that intends on caring for infants, children and adolescences.    This treatment includes …

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic surgery involves the musculoskeletal system and is a means to treat sports injuries, degenerative diseases, congenital disorders, infections and tumors. This type of surgery includes hand, shoulder, elbow, total joint reconstruction, foot and ankle surgeries. This is surgery used to treat some commonly known conditions like carpal tunnel, hip replacements, lumbar spinal fusion, low …

Nervous System Disorders

Nervous system disorders are medical conditions that require monitoring and medication, because these are normally lifelong medical conditions. They are diseases like Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy, Huntington’s disease, Tay Sachs disease, Fibromyalgia and other conditions. There are also nervous system disorders that can be a secondary condition that is brought on by a disease like diabetes, …

Mental Health Disorders

Mental health disorders require medical care, including therapy in many cases and affect millions of adults each year. These are disorders like depression, anxiety and panic attacks, bipolar disorder, ADD, ADHD, a wide range of phobias, schizophrenia, binge eating disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder are some of the conditions included in mental health. These conditions …

Men’s Health Issues

Men’s health includes a variety of medical conditions including diseases, sexual functions, fitness and exercise. These conditions can involve prostate health, erectile dysfunction, testosterone levels, heart disease, high blood pressure and depression. These are conditions that require medical attention and in some cases testing, medication and surgery for men to stay in good health. Men …