Forensic Science – How Does a Medical Examiner Differentiate Between an Entrance and Exit Wound?

Whenever a shooting occurs and police are called to investigate a dead body as a result of the shooting, crime scene investigators (CSI's) will come to process the scene. The medical examiner will then determine where the bullet entered; if possible, where it exited; and what caliber bullet, or bullet diameter, was used to kill the victim.

In this article, I will define what entry and exit wounds are and what the attributes are that make up an entry wound.

When a bullet enters a person, it leaves behind what is called an entry wound . However, that bullet will not necessarily leave another hole called an exit wound when the bullet exits the body. Often times, the bullet stays inside the victim's body. When evaluating gunshot wounds, a medical examiner looks for entry and exit wounds and tries to find any bullets still trapped inside the victim. Even though … Read More

How to Keep a Healthy Prostate – Exercises For Prostate Health

The prostate gland sits below the bladder and is an important part of a male body. Most men do not give any importance to maintaining prostate health which leads to a number of prostate related problems in men. Incorporating some simple exercise into your daily routine will help keep the prostate healthy and also prevent many problems associated with the gland such as involuntary urination and prostate cancer.

Lunges

Lunges works out your glutes, hamstrings, prostate, quads and calf muscles. They are more effective when combined with exercises like squats. The routine starts with you standing straight with one leg forward and the other backward. Holding a comfortable weight, slowly move the front knee downwards to a 90 degree position. Keep your back straight and look straight forward. Hold this position for at least 10 seconds, ease your weight back on your boots and push yourself slowly back to the … Read More

The Best Hospitals in Rio De Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city of Brazil and was the capital of the country up to 1960. Rio is the third largest metropolitan area in South America. The headquarters of many international oil, telephone, media and communication companies in Brazil are located here. Rio will also host the final match for 2014 Football World Cup. Rio de Janeiro has been Brazil’s primary tourist center by virtue of its world famous Mardi Gras parades, beaches and many world famous landmarks such as the giant statue of Christ the Redeemer, Corcovado Mountain.

Rio de Janeiro is a major center of research and development in the country and also houses many world-class hospitals that offer latest medical treatments. These well equipped private hospitals have special international patient sections and offer service of English speaking staff.

This is a short description of some of the popular hospitals in Rio de Janeiro.… Read More

I Have Foot Drop – Home Remedies and Treatment Options

1.) Are you longing for the days when you could walk without a limp?

2.) Do you wish you could do something about this problem?

1.) Introduction

Per the Mayo Clinic, foot drop is not a disease, but rather a general term for “difficulty lifting the front part of the foot”. Moreover, they indicate that “foot drop is a sign of an underlying neurological, muscular or anatomical problem.”

Sometimes foot drop is temporary. In other cases, foot drop is permanent. If you have foot drop, you may need to wear a brace on your ankle and foot to hold your foot in a normal position.

So now what?

You may have already have wondered to yourself… “will this every go away”? Will I have do deal with this situation my whole life? – These are honest questions and we can understand your concern if you have trouble with foot drop … Read More

Importance of Employee Buy-In

Businesses all over the country are trying to get employee buy-in. They want employees to buy into many things. For many reasons, employee buy-in is very important. It starts with the company mission. Each employee has to look at the company mission and decide if it is in line with what they see themselves doing. Sure, you can argue that a person is going to do a job that pays them money. There is more to it, but on some level everyone has to decide if they want to do a job or not.

How important is employee buy-in? When an employee buys into your mission, they become a force for driving your mission. When an employee doesn’t buy in, they are working against you and your mission.

My clients are from many different industries, so they have many different missions and philosophies. Each company has their own mission. When … Read More