Category: Injuries

  • Common Causes of Rectal Bleeding

    Seeing blood when you’re using the bathroom can come as a frightening surprise but it’s not always an indication of a serious health problem.  Regardless, it’s still recommended that you schedule an appointment with a gastroenterologist, like the ones at Manhattan Gastroenterology, for a checkup as soon as possible.  Don’t worry quite yet though, there […]

  • What Increases Healing Time During Injury Recovery?

    If we look at different people affected by the same injuries we quickly realize that some heal faster than others. So many factors are going to lead to having to go through prolonged healing times. Some of the really relevant factors that should be taken into account include prior injuries, age, physical conditioning and medical […]

  • Four Innovative Wound Healing Techniques To Improve Patients’ Healing

    Wound treatment costs more than $50 billion every year. This is 10 times more than the World Health Organization’s annual budget. Treating wounds can be difficult, especially when it comes to chronic ones, or wounds experienced by people who have compromised immune systems. But innovations in wound-healing technology are treating these obstacles. Here are four […]

  • How Serious Is Encephalomalacia, and How Is It Treated?

    Encephalomalacia is a serious condition that causes softening of tissue in the brain. It’s also known as cerebral softening or brain softening. Fortunately, cases of Encephalomalacia are somewhat rare, although the ailment can affect patients of all age groups and ethnicities. Most people will never hear about Encephalomalacia. Thousands of people do live with this […]


    Most often than not we feel a very uncomfortable itch or burn on our body. It can happen anytime and anywhere especially during the summer. This is because an insect decides to feast on you while you are oblivious to its existence and by the time you get to know it is already hurting and […]

  • Your Step-By-Step Guide to Recovering After an Accident

    Being in a car accident is not fun. From whiplash to serious injury and even death, car accidents are one of the most common ways we can get hurt. After the accident you have to worry about physically healing, mentally processing what has happened to you and working through it, and, of course, stress. This […]

  • Armpit Pain

    Many parts of the human body fail to grab our attention until they seek it. Our armpit is one such part of the body. You only remember it when you go sleeveless while the rest of the time you hardly realize you have something underside your shoulder joint. The chest wall, shoulder bones and muscles, […]

  • The Road to Recovery After an Accident

    Being in an accident can be a traumatic experience, because not only has your body been hurt, your sense of safety has been damaged as well. Car accident victims can have a fear of driving, those who fell down a hill can develop a fear of heights, and so on. When it comes to recovering […]

  • What to know about flea bites on humans

    Are fleas dangerous? It probably goes without saying that for pets, they can be a genuine risk to their health. But are they the same for humans? If you have ever asked yourself this question and haven’t managed to come up with a satisfying answer, we are here to give you a hand. The useful […]