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Endometrial Polyp: A Closer Look into It

Endometrial polyps are also called uterine polyps. These are small growths that grow very slowly in the lining of the uterus. They have a large flat base and they are attached to the uterus through an elongated pedicle. They can be round or oval in shape and they are usually red in color. Large ones…

Uterine Fibroids: Are They Cancerous Or Life Threatening?

WHAT ARE UTERINE FIBROIDS? Uterine fibroids are benign tumors. In simple words uterine fibroids are non-cancerous muscle tumors. Uterine fibroids are not at al related to cancer. UTERINE FIBROIDS LOCATION Uterine cancers attack the main reproductive organ – the uterus. Uterine fibroids remain attached to the uterus wall. Uterine fibroids can also develop within the…

Ovarian Cysts When Pregnant – 3 Treatment Techniques

Having an ovarian cyst when pregnant is an issue that can worry women, particularly where they aren’t fully educated on the potential side effects. Even though their occurrence is quite rare, if you are suffering from the common symptoms of an ovarian cyst than you should immediately seek a medical opinion. If the doctor tells…

Home Remedies For Thrush, Effective Natural Treatment

Yeast infection which affects the mouth is known as thrush. It is caused by a fungus known as candida. It can affect anybody but is more common among toddlers, babies and older people. Thrush can be caused by certain factors such as pregnancy, steroids, autoimmune diseases, cancers, strong medications, uncontrolled diabetes and bacteria present in…

Hepatitis C Symptoms, Know About Hepatitis C Causes

Hepatitis C is a type of disease that is caused by the hepatitis C virus. According to studies in the United States, there are approximately 36,000 persons who are infected by this disease each year. Although this is a milder condition compared to any other type of hepatitis, still it can lead to chronic liver…

Liver Cirrhosis Complications, Symptoms, And Treatments

Cirrhosis is the liver disorder that is characterized by the damage to the liver tissues. The occurrence of the cirrhosis is being noted to be occurring more in the people who drink alcohol a lot. As healthy tissue is replaced with scar tissue, the liver loses its ability to perform its functions, which include detoxifying…

Dog Will Return to His Vomit

How gross and revolting, but it is from the Bible teaching us the importance of standing firm in our commitment to the Lord. Let’s look at these verses on the subject. 2 Peter 2:20-21 “If they have escaped the corruption of this world by knowing our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and are again entangled…

Salmonella – Symptoms and Causes of Salmonella

Salmonella is a bacterium that causes one of the most common enteric (intestinal) infections in the United States – Salmonellosis. In some states (e.g. Georgia, Maryland), salmonellosis is the most commonly reported cause of enteric disease, and overall it is the second most common bacterial foodborne illness reported (usually slightly less frequent than Campylobacter infection).…

Causes and Treatment of Peptic Ulcer

In the digestive system, ulcer comprises the area where the tissue has been destroyed by gastric juices and stomach acid. Peptic ulcer disease is a general term used for ulcers that occur in the stomach or duodenum (upper part of the small intestine) or esophagus. A peptic ulcer is a sore formed due to injury…

Clinical Depression and Its Symptoms

According to the definitions of most medical, psychological and psychiatric bodies, there is a commonality in the diagnosis of depression. Most depression tests have a very similar framework. Almost without exception, clinical depression will be diagnosed if a certain number of feelings, that are signs of depression, are present over a certain period of time.…

What are the symptoms of gastritis and how to treat it?

Burning sensation in the upper part of stomach, vomiting, nausea, flatulence, belch … are just some of the symptoms of gastritis. Gastritis is inflammation of gastric mucous membrane, which may, but also may not be the precursor of boil.Rare are the people who occasionally are not suffering from gastritis. However, if you smoke, drink lots…

Cardiovascular System Diseases – Treatment and Prevention

Cardiovascular disease, along with various cancers rank among the first death factors in the modern world. Cardiovascular system problems from year to year affect a growing number of young people. In order to prevent a terrible trend you are given information about the main types of diseases. Treatment of cardiovascular diseases is mainly to take…

Lymphedema Treatment

As modern medicine is just starting to understand the lymphatic system and lymphedema, lymphedema treatments are still very much in the early stages of development. Most lymphedema treatments are based on Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT). This involves wearing tight fitting bandages to help push lymph out of the affected limb and to stop extra fluid…