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Monthly Archives: September, 2012

The Endocrine Glands

Source: The Basics of Biology Our Endocrine System DVD first looks at the chemical structure of various hormones, the hormone receptors found on target cells, and the feedback mechanisms that … Continue reading

September 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Patient Feedback on Plastic Surgery

Useful feedback on an article posted on July 2nd 2012 (click to read): Abdominoplasty Procedure Package at Bumrungrad International Hospital Thank you Florence! Click on image below  

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Θ What Is Water On The Brain?

Source: Medical News Today / Neurology / Neuroscience Hydrocephalus, also called Water on the Brain is a condition in which there is an abnormal build up of CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

What is Fahr’s Syndrome?

Source: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Fahr’s Syndrome is a rare, genetically dominant, inherited neurological disorder characterized by abnormal deposits of calcium in areas of the brain that … Continue reading

September 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

җ What is Yersinia Enterocolitica?

Source: Yersiniosis is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium of the genus Yersinia. In the United States, most human illness is caused by one species, Y. enterocolitica. Infection … Continue reading

September 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

¤ What is Zellweger Syndrome?

Source: Genetics Home Reference The Zellweger spectrum is a group of conditions that have overlapping signs and symptoms and affect many parts of the body. This group of disorders includes … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

气功 What is Qigong?

Source: NQA (National Qigong Association) Qigong is an ancient Chinese health care system that integrates physical postures, breathing techniques and focused intention. The word Qigong (Chi Kung) is made up of … Continue reading

September 21, 2012 · Leave a comment