Saturday, October 9, 2021

Blackheads: What are the causes?

Overview of blackheads Blackheads are tiny bumps that pop up on your skin. They show up when your hair follicles are...

What is Vitiligo?

Photo Credit: James Heilman, MD Overview of the condition Vitiligo is a...

Airway Obstruction: What causes it?

Airway obstruction is a health state caused by a blockage in any segment of the airway. The obstruction can be partial, complete, minor, or life-threatening.

Droopy Eyelids (Ptosis): The Basics

Let's talk about droopy eyelids or ptosis. How often do you take time to observe the uniqueness in the physical characteristics of...

Why Do I Have Toenail Problems & How Do I Treat...

Overview of toenail problems Your toenails aren’t just there for the fun of it. They serve a purpose, and that’s...

Breast Lump: The Basics

A breast lump is usually noncancerous. What this means is that they might be benign. Finding a lump on your breast might...

LOSS OF HEARING: What are the causes?

AN INTRODUCTION TO LOSS OF HEARING Loss of hearing is a term that describes a condition where you are...

Opisthotonos: What you should know abnormal posturing caused by muscle spasms

opisthotonosPhoto Credit: Healthline What is opisthotonos? Opisthotonos is a postural abnormality that...

Why do I Have a Rigid Abdomen?

What is abdominal rigidity? Abdominal rigidity is a protective mechanism, also known as guarding, in the abdomen. It is an abdominal pressure-induced response of the...

Skin Flushing: What it Entails

Introduction to skin flushing Apart from an organized and conventional language structure which is instinctive, another thing that differentiates...

Understanding Cataracts

Definition of cataract A cataract is cloudy, but a dense region that forms in your eye lens. A cataract...

What Causes Sleepwalking?

Photo Credit: Engin Akyurt from Pixabay What is somnambulism? Sleepwalking is also...

Amenorrhea – The absence of menstruation

Amenorrhea is the absence of menstrual bleeding. The absence of a period after menopause or during pregnancy is normal. However, if it happens at other times of a person’s life, then it may be an indication of an underlying medical issue. Learn more.

Delusions 101: The Basics

Delusions can simply be defined as beliefs or ideas that are not true. People who have delusions cannot be convinced that their false beliefs...

Different Causes of Numbness in the Hand

Should you be worried? Numbness in the hand does not always mean that something very bad is ongoing, it...

Burning Sensation

OVERVIEW OF BURNING SENSATION Most of the health abnormalities that trigger burning sensations are usually without a cure. They are managed...

Why Do I Experience Difficulty in Swallowing?

Photo Credit: Medical News Today Overview of swallowing difficulty Difficulty in swallowing...

What is Bounding Pulse?

Photo Credit: Seattle Organic Restaurants Overview of bounding pulse A bounding pulse...

Abdominal Tenderness

What is abdominal tenderness? Abdominal tenderness, which can also be called, abdominal point tenderness occurs whenever pressure on a particular part of your abdomen causes...

What Causes Early Satiety?

What causes early satiety? We will be examining this today. Satiety is the state of being perfectly satisfied, and in this...

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