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Patent Foramen Ovale – PFO

Introduction Patent Foramen Ovale, or PFO, is a condition often referred to echocardiograms in the recent years. Patients after diagnosed with PFO will be given medical advices which vary wildly. Some doctors will want to use an invasive technique by installing special devices to close the patent foramen ovale. Others recommend to prevent blood clot […]

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Migraine and Patent Foramen Ovale PFO

Up to now, many studies and hypothesis have been discussed about the correlation between migraine headache and the patent foramen ovale (PFO). Common agreement based on statistical analysis showed that PFO patients are more likely to have migraine. This led to a lot of discussions in the cardiology community about PFO closure as a new […]

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Stroke of Unknown Causes – Cryptogenic Stroke

A stroke is the death of brain tissue which is usually caused by the lack of blood flow to that tissue. The most common causes of stroke include: thrombosis, embolus and brain vascular problem. Thrombosis is the clotting of the brain blood vessels. Embolus happens when blood clots travels to the brain and stuck there. […]

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Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) closure devices

In order to close the PFO, a catheter-based method is used to deliver the PFO closure device to cover the foramen ovale. In this technique, a specialized catheter containing PFO a PFO closure deviceis inserted into a vein, go into the right atrium, enter the left atrium through the foramen ovale. When the catheter is […]

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5 Top Tips to Help your loved one Recover from a Stroke

A stroke is a life-threatening neurological condition, which is caused by a blockage in blood flow to the brain. The longer a person is left untreated, the more severe the damage to the brain. Strokes affect around 150,000 people within the UK alone per year and cause a variety of symptoms, causing the deaths of […]

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7 Ways to Naturally Lower Your Blood Pressure

7 Ways to Naturally Lower Your Blood Pressure High blood pressure has become a common medical problem particularly in middle-aged people. The risk of having high blood pressure increases with age. It is recommended that you keep an eye on your blood pressure to ensure it is on a moderate level. If it is high […]

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L-Arginine: Natural Treatment for Hypertension

L-Arginine – Natural Treatment for Hypertension Over the years, many scientists, physicians and researchers have been drawn to the benefits of nitric oxide (NO) with regards to heart disease and healthy circulation. Since Dr. Louis Ingarro of UCLA received the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his work researching nitric oxide’s ability to improve cardiovascular health, […]

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Controlling diabetes with diet plan for newly diagnosed patients

Controlling diabetes with diet plan for newly diagnosed patients 1. What are the goals of controlling diabetes with diet plan? A good strategy for controlling diabetes with diet plan must fulfill the following criteria – It must ensure good metabolic outcomes such as listed below: + Blood glucose levels in the normal range or as close to […]

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Breast Cancer Doctors help in and after the surgery

Breast Cancer Doctors help in and after the surgery During the surgery, breast cancer doctors must pay special attention to chemotherapy to kill all tumor cells. After the surgery, they usually apply radiation therapy to kill the unexpected remaining tumor cells that have not been removed in the previous step. This article will focus on […]

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Breast Cancer Doctors help in the Treatment of the disease

Breast cancer doctors help in the treatment of the disease The role of breast cancer doctor to treat the disease Although breast cancer doctors can help greatly in the treatment of the disease, a woman’s preferences play an important role in determining treatment options. However, treatment options also depend on the type and stage of […]

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