Diseases & Conditions : Health & Medical
The excretory system is vital to proper bodily functioning and overall health. Although the primary method of excretion is urination, the body also excretes urea and salt through the skin when through sweating. The most common excretory system diseases are usually related to kidney...
An abrasion is an injury that is generally caused by friction. Abrasions create damage to the outer layers of the skin. A severe abrasion, however, involves the lower layers of skin as well, and can be extraordinarily painful. Here are the treatment options for a severe abrasion.
According to various studies, it is only through proper treatments that lymphedema can be taken care with. Lymphedema is a condition that is difficult to get rid off, however effective lymphedema therapy and exercises along with a proper skin care routine can work wonders in compressing this conditi
People from all walks of life, whether healthy or unhealthy, need to be informed regarding what is edema, what its effects can be on the body, how to stave it off - and what to do if someone has this condition. This is because, as will be discussed, anyone can get it, even someone who is healthy.
Tennis elbow is the usual term used to relate to lateral epicondylitis. This problem brings about inflammation to the lateral or the outside area of the elbow. The condition is due to the extensive ut
Though generally harmless, frequent nosebleeds can be a hassle. Brought on by injury, dry air and lack of moisture or as a complication from another illness, some people may seek a permanent solution to frequent nosebleeds. Cauterization burns the vessels responsible for bleeding by using silver nit
Resolving Severe Pain That Is Constantly Experienced By Chronic Kidney Disease And Diabetic Patients
Have you ever felt a burning sensation in your toe that is so sensitive you cannot even lay a sheet over it? You may not know it, but you are probably having a Gout attack. ...
Definition Disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a chronic disorder of behavior. The behavior is hyperactive, impulsive and distracted. Must persist for at least six months and must be present in two environments ...
Tuberculosis is an airborne bacterial infection. When a person breaths in the bacteria, it enters their lungs. Once in the lungs, the individual is said to have latent tuberculosis or latent TB. This means the bacteria is present but not active, and the person isn't contagious. There is always the p
Deep-vein thrombosis, or simply DVT, is a common yet very serious medical condition that affects nearly 2 million Americans each year, but many are unaware of it. DVT occurs when a blood clot forms, usually in the lower limbs, and either partially or fully blocks circulation. If left untreated, the