Massive pulmonary embolism usually requires being treated immediately to avoid loss of life. However, in patients with Submassive PE that is not characterized by hemodynamic instability, there is quite a huge debate regarding what treatment options to use. This article will review the existing risk assessment research on the topic. It will also discuss why it is imperative to have it treated. continue reading
Most people hide varicose veins by wearing a pair of tights or wearing long skirts all the time. While these blue veins are not comfortable to deal with, there are several ways to treat them rather than cover them up with clothing. Varicose veins or spider veins are veins, which dilate because of poor blood circulation in your body. Sometimes they cluster close to the skin surface mostly around calves and thighs. It is a prevalent problem, which can cause inflammation, clotting, pain, throbbing, tingling, and heaviness in the legs. In some cases, these also form lumps, and visibly bulging veins become a major concern for most people. continue reading
High school students can be involved in many different competitive sports like swimming, football, baseball, cross country or basketball. Just like with the adult athlete, the teenager is looking for the edge that will take him/her to the next level. Protein shakes thus step in and offer many promises. It should come as no surprise to see how many teenagers are now using protein shakes in order to boost the game. continue reading
Joint pain can severely impact your quality of life. If you suffer from a condition such as osteoarthritis, or the effects of a knee injury, youll be no stranger to this unique brand of discomfort. Thankfully, there are numerous ways to find some relief, both at home and from medical professionals. Though you should always seek medical attention after a bad joint injury or if your pain becomes severe, here are five excellent ways to manage milder joint pain at home. continue reading
Brushing Teeth Brushing your teeth after lunch not only keeps your teeth clean and healthy, it is great for getting rid of that craving for sweet food such as chocolate and cakes! You know that funny taste you get right after you have brushed your teeth and put food in your mouth? This will put you off eating anymore. Don’t…
If you want to maximise the results from a workout then you need to ensure you’re eating the right foods. However, many people often make a big mistake by consuming the wrong types after exercise. So, if you don’t want to ruin all your hard work then here are 5 types of foods you must avoid after the gym.