Diseases

Here’s a fact that will probably make your head spin. Around 15% of annual deaths in the United States can be at least partially attributed to high blood pressure and the role it plays in deadly diseases like heart disease. If you’re like most people out there, when you think of high blood pressure you […]

Take a minute and pat yourself on the back. Why you ask? Well, by visiting this article, you’ve taken the very first step to ending your smoking addiction. Congratulations! The road to quitting tobacco products and their harmful effects is long, but it doesn’t have to be the worst thing in your life. There are […]

It’s normal to feel nervous when you’re going to the dentist, even when you’re just going in for a standard cleaning. So it makes sense that, when going in for something as significant as dental implant surgery, you want to be extra prepared. Below, I’ve compiled a few simple tips to help cut down on […]

Panic or anxiety attacks are interchangeable terms and are defined as severe episodes of fear that can you into fear of dying, being faint, going crazy, or losing control of yourself. These symptoms are so much threatening that they influence you that you are really in a terrible danger. Panic or anxiety are not dangerous, however […]

A Healthy vagina is passage between the outer of body and reproductive organs inside. The acidic pH balance of the vagina discourages the infections from taking place. The acidic environment is actually created by good or normally created bacteria. A vagina in its healthy state produces the secretions to regulate and cleanse itself, just like […]

I was browsing the web the other day, and I came across this item about a grandmother who had received a letter from an anonymous neighbor complaining about the noises that her 13-year-old autistic grandson was making when he was out in the yard. The thing that surprised me to start with was that it […]

  Discoloration of the skin occurs in men and women and can be visible on all areas of the body.  To understand the causes you need to know how your skin gets its normal color. The top layer of your skin, called the epidermis, contains cells called melanocytes, which produce the pigment melanin. Melanin has […]

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disease arises from an inappropriate immune response of the body against substances and tissues normally present in the body. Unlike the wear-and-tear damage of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis affects the lining of your joints. This results in a chronic, systemic inflammatory disorder that may affect many tissues […]

By Crystal   One of the most dreaded types of skin cancer is melanoma. It is a condition wherein the melanocytes, or the skin cells that makes melanin which is responsible for skin color, grows abnormally and becomes cancerous because of too much exposure in ultraviolet lights such as sun, tanning booths and sunlamps.   […]

What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a very rare kind of cancer the roots of which usually sprout after a period of 15 -50 years past the initial exposure to asbestos. This is one of the reasons, why most of the patients who are diagnosed with mesothelioma happen to be in their 60s and 70s. The […]

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