Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Convenience of Telemedicine, Modern Medicine-2013

October 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

Click on the Above Images to View in Detail The above images are examples of clinical cases diagnosed by telemedicine consultation. In modern times, there are multiple media, such as Face Time, Skype, UstreamTV,  and other online imaging connections, in which patients as well as health-care providers, can now privately share LIVE-Streaming Videos and Images […]

The Heart, Myocardial Cell In Disease

October 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)

As we began our series of discussion on how the cell can be analyzed to determine disease, we start with the Heart, Myocardial Cell, the principle functional unit of the heart organ. Click on the image below regarding heart and myocardial cell physiology and pathophysiology. Millions of Americans suffer from heart disease of one type […]

Fundamental Concepts of Human Disease

October 18th, 2013 (No Comments)

Basic Concepts of Human Disease Click on the above link   Did you know that every organic or physical disease can essentially be determined by studying the human cell?  There are more than 200 different types of cells in the  human body, and all together, the human body is comprised of literally, billions of cells. So […]

The Informed HIV Positive Patient

October 11th, 2013 (No Comments)

http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/guidelines/html/1/adult-and-adolescent-arv-guidelines/10   Click on the above image   Patients are living LONGER LIVES with HIV because of the effective antiviral medications that are currently available, with a RANGE OF CHOICES. INFECTIOUS DISEASE EXPERTS NATIONWIDE AND WORLD-WIDE HAVE SET GUIDELINES FOR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS TO FOLLOW IN THE TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF THIS DISEASE. The United […]

Second Opinion For The Informed Patient

October 10th, 2013 (No Comments)

Source: Patient Advocate Foundation: Please click on image below:   The Mission of MDC-Atlanta Remains Keeping Our Patients Informed, and Saving Lives-One Patient at a Time!!

Plain Talk About High Blood Pressure and Diabetes

October 9th, 2013 (No Comments)

  Click on the above articles to review Millions of Americans suffer from two major chronic diseases: Primary( Essential) High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) and Diabetes type II.  These two diseases are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. However, if treated  and managed appropriately, one could see a rapid decline in the incidence of acute heart […]

How is My Disease/Illness Diagnosed?

October 1st, 2013 (No Comments)

Often times, patients are confused as to how a health care provider may derive at an accurate diagnosis in order to render effective treatment, management, and give patients an idea regarding whether or not the patient will get better or not (prognosis). Patients should remember this simple equation: symptoms+/- risks +/- signs + evidential support […]