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Is Metalworking Dangerous for Your Health?

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Is Metalworking Dangerous for Your Health?

Laser cutting is a popular method that is used when cutting specific shapes in flat sheet metal and other industrial materials. But working in the industrial industry can be hazardess to your health. Many people don’t realize the dangerous associated with metal workers. But there are also many benefits as well as some drawbacks to…

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A Brief History of the Laser

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A Brief History of the Laser

Lasers in this day and age are widespread and omnipresent, even if you’re not entirely aware of it. They exist in CD players, DVD players, fiber optics, and amplifiers and loudspeakers and are used prominently in medicine—LASIK surgery and laser fat removal, for instance—but there was a lot of work that went into the development…

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Keep Fit as You Age: Tips and Advice

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Keep Fit as You Age: Tips and Advice

The fountain of youth remains fictional. Aging is a natural body process and no one can be spared from it. The stage can be complex as it may involve numerous changes that can be observed physically, emotionally, and mentally. However, aging can be slowed. According to researchers, there are ways to slow down the process…

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Can Drinking Darker Coffee Improve Your Health?

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Can Drinking Darker Coffee Improve Your Health?

Coffee beans are the seeds of the “cherries” that grown on coffee trees. Thick with waxy, dark green leaves and capable of growing to 30 feet in height, coffee trees need one year of growth before coffee beans can be cultivated from mature cherries. All coffee beans that are harvested from coffee trees retain the…

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Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine Archive Standard

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Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine Archive Standard

What is a Decom Archive Standard? A Dicom Archive Standard, or Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine Archive Standard, is a type of medical informational format that some organizations use for the archival storage of DICOM data. This article will explain what DICOM data is, why it needs to be stored, and why it is…

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Cancer Treatments: Experimental and Alternative Cancer Therapies

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Cancer Treatments: Experimental and Alternative Cancer Therapies

Defining Cancer and its cause: The term cancer can be defined as a category of disease involving unregulated growth of cells. Cells are the basic unit of life. These cells grow, multiply and then die after sometime. When the normal process of division goes wrong and cells do not die, then it causes an uncontrollable…

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Changing Your Habits Due To Radiation Treatments

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Changing Your Habits Due To Radiation Treatments

You may not have skin cancer, but when you are undergoing radiation treatments your skin can often take center stage. This is because your skin often takes, shows, and suffers the brunt of the radiation. It is important to do some research and ask the doctor what side effects and symptoms are likely to occur…

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Ultra-Violet Water Purification

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Ultra-Violet Water Purification

Ultraviolet water purification/ sanitisation lamps generates UV-C or “germicidal UV” radiation which is of a much greater intensity/ concentration than usual sunlight UV. Virtually all of the UV lamp’s output is concentrated in a 254 Nano-meters (nm) area – so as to take full advantage of the germicidal properties of this unique wavelength. The majority…

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Understanding Gamma Knife Treatment

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Understanding Gamma Knife Treatment

 Gamma knife treatment, a form of radiosurgery, is a type of non-invasive brain surgery that uses gamma ray radiation to attack benign and malignant brain tumors, including metastatic brain tumors, in addition to other brain tissue diseases and disorders such as trigeminal neuralgia and acoustic neuroma. Gamma knife surgery does not use a knife or…

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A Beginner’s Guide to Radiotherapy

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A Beginner's Guide to Radiotherapy

Radium was first discovered by the Curies, and since then, it has come a long way in assisting people in overcoming cancers. It was Alexander Graham Bell who first suggested that radium be used to combat malignant tumors, and when the radiograph was invented in 1895, medical professionals became more and more interested in using…

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