Medical Checkup With Elderly Patient - Physical Examination For Males

Medical Checkup With Elderly Patient         Nowadays the trend has shifted towards keep well and healthy. People are constantly looking for ways to improve their diet and get good exercise. This is also true for the elderly and that is why it is important for you to know, More...       

Physical Examination For Males

Physical Examination For Males        Physical examination for males consists of checking the body and its various functions using procedures like inspecting, palpation, listening and percussion. In addition, it includes collecting your medical history, details about your lifestyle, getting screened for diseases, and More...

 

Normal Range of Blood Pressure

Normal Range Blood Pressure      Blood pressure is the force exerted by blood against the walls of the artery. There is some amount of variation in this pressure during the course of the day. When it stays increased over a certain value, it is known as high blood pressure or hypertension. If the blood pressure is on the higher side, More...

 

How Far Back Do Medical Records Go ?

How Far Back Do Medical Records Go

Health information for an individual is scattered across many different providers and facilities. One can play an active role in his health care by gathering all the records from different sources and putting them together in a Personal Health Record (PHR) folder. It has to be updated so that complete information is available in one place.More...

 

Normal Pulse Rate In Adult

Normal Pulse Rate Adult        A person’s pulse is the throbbing of the arteries. It can be felt any place where the artery can be compressed again a bone. The neck, wrist, knee, elbow and ankle joint are some of the areas where it can be measured. It can also be measured by measuring the heart beats directly. More...

 

 

Interpreting Hdl And Ldl From Blood Test Results

Interpreting Hdl And Ldl From Blood Test Results

Cholesterol is a lipidic, waxy alcohol found in cell membranes. It is required to build and maintain cell membranes. Cholesterol is found more abundant in densely packed membranes such as liver, spinal cord and brain. Cholesterol does not dissolve in blood. It is transported to and from cells by lipoproteins. Cholesterol consists of HDL, LDL, More...

 

Alternative Treatments For Respiratory Problems

Alternative Treatments For Respiratory Problems         There are innumerable respiratory problems which we encounter. Some are seasonal and some could be chronic, related to the individual’s constitution. Many times the infections are caused by bacteria but the majority of respiratory infections are due to viruses. Physicians are known to treat these ailments with antibiotics. More...

 

What Does Urine Analysis Test For ?

What Does Urine Analysis Test For

A urinalysis is another form of urine test, where the urine is collected from the patient in a specimen cup. It is a very common form of medical diagnosis that is performed in many laboratories, and hospitals. It can reveal many diseases, even in the absence of any significant symptoms. More...