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Management of hand and wrist injuries

A minor injury to hand and wrist can cause pain and swelling. Sometimes, the bodily movements do not cause the problems, but symptoms develop from daily wear and tear, overuse or an injury to the hand and wrist. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wAtZ9d1uTs"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9GpmoldMQ[/su_youtube] Injuries of the hand or wrist happens during work-related tasks at home such as ...

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Treating a ruptured tendon

A tendon is the fibrous tissue that connects the muscle to the bone. The force that is placed to a tendon can be more than the weight of a body. Sometimes, a tendon can snap or rupture that is caused by steroid injections into a tendon, certain diseases such as gout or hyperparathyroidism and those who have Type O blood. By enrolling in a course on first aid, you can help ease the symptoms experienced by th ...

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How to manage tailbone injury

A tailbone injury can cause pain and discomfort in the tailbone area which is also called coccydynia. These injuries can be due to a bruise, dislocation or fracture on the coccyx. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eI95wM1mM8"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9GpmoldMQ[/su_youtube] The coccyx is a triangular structure that is found at the bottom of the vertebral column and it is composed of ...

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How to treat a sinus headache

A sinus headache is a condition in which the membrane that lines the sinusitis is swelling and inflamed. A pressure can be felt around the eyes, cheeks and the forehead and there is throbbing in the head. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLQDKQcb7Zk"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9GpmoldMQ[/su_youtube] Symptoms of sinus headache A nasal discharge that is yellow-green in color or blood-ti ...

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How to treat dwarfism

Dwarfism is a short stature that results from a genetic or medical condition and defined as a height of 4 feet and 10 inches or 147 centimeters or less. The average height of people with dwarfism is 4 feet or 122 cm. If you want to learn more about this condition, read here. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tf6IxhTFzcI"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9GpmoldMQ[/su_youtube] The condition o ...

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Treating scabies using tea tree oil

Scabies is best described as a skin condition that involves severe itchiness that is caused by Sarcoptes scabiei. Take note that this mite can cause intense itchiness in the affected region due to the burrows, especially strong at night. Scabies is contagious and be spread by direct physical contact with other people. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqaBaWVRmoI"]https://www.youtube.com/watc ...

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How to treat rotator cuff injury

A rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the joint of the shoulders and keeps the head of the upper arm bone safely within the thin socket of the shoulder. A rotator cuff injury can also cause a dull ache that can be felt in the shoulder, and becomes worse when sleeping on the affected side. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfUmN_V-28w"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B ...

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Treating ringworm of the body

Ringworm of the body is a fungal infection that develops on the upper layer of the skin, and is characterized by a red circular rash with a clear skin in the middle. Ringworm got its name due to its appearance. If you want to learn more about this condition, read here. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H65Dme5dRtQ"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9GpmoldMQ[/su_youtube] Ringworm of the body ...

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How to treat tinnitus

Tinnitus is a condition which is characterized by ringing, swishing or other noises that are coming from the ear or the head. Tinnitus is not a dangerous and serious problem but it can be a symptom of other underlying conditions such as age-related loss of hearing, injuries in the ears, foreign objects inside the ears and problems of the circulatory system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ju6afbjuZEs Tinnit ...

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How to treat common cold in babies

A common cold is a viral infection of the nose and throat of the baby. Nasal congestion and runny nose are the indications of common cold in babies. Infants are susceptible to common cold because they are exposed to other people who do not always wash their hands. Babies have to develop immunity to many common infections. Within the first years of their life, babies can be affected by common cold several ti ...

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