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Sinus Polyps Awareness: What You Should Know

Polyps can be one of the causes of sinus infection that gives pain and suffering to someone. But how did polyps become responsible for sinus infection? There is actually a type that is called sinus polyps which are tear-shaped tissue swellings or growths within the sinuses. These are thought to have occurred as a result…

Uterus Fibroid Surgery: Reliable Destination India

What are uterine fibroids? Uterine fibroids (also referred to as myoma, leiomyoma, leiomyomata, and fibromyoma) are benign (non-cancerous) tumors that grow within the muscle tissue of the uterus. Between 20-50% of women of childbearing age have uterine fibroids. While many women do not experience any problems, symptoms can be severe enough to require treatment. Fibroids…

Eye Cyst – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Eye cyst or medically termed as chalazion is a little lump on the lower or upper eyelids which is caused by the inflammation of the gland found in the lids. Consistency may be firm, soft or fluid-filled. Eye cyst is also known as  tarsal cyst, meibomian cyst and conjunctival granuloma. What are eyelid glands? The…

Thrush in Women – How To Best Treat A Thrush Infection?

Most women experience thrush most often during pregnancy and menstruation because it is during these times that the body goes through major hormonal fluctuations which changes the vaginal acidity (pH levels) and contributes to a yeast infection. Women experience troublesome vaginal discharge, persistent vaginal burning and itching alongside with fatigue and lethargy. It is no…

Types of Hepatitis, Symptoms of Major Types of Hepatitis

Hepatitis is inflammation of the liver, which can be caused by viruses, medications, or toxic agents. Hepatitis known as an inflammation of the liver , is a gastroenterological disease. Hepatitis is generally categorized as a viral or non-viral hepatitis. Viral hepatitis can be considered “rapid” a position that comes on frequently with severe symptoms and…

Code by Type of Stone Removal To Ensure Correct Payment

When a patient has more than one stone in one kidney (multiple stones), or stones in both kidneys or ureters (bilateral stones), the urologist can gain more reimbursement and avoid fraud by coding based on the type of removal performed. Different types of stone removals are outlined below with the correct coding solutions. Removal by…

What is Emetophobia?

I wanted to take the time to answer what is emetophobia? Most people haven’t heard of this because only a small minority of people actually suffer from this. It is something that has been growing more common though. If you’re unfamiliar, it is a person that has an irrational fear of vomiting. It may not…

Food Allergies & Food Poisoning

Many of the symptoms caused by allergies are also similar to food poisoning. This is especially true of stomach upset, diarrhea, and unpleasant side-effects along those lines (see gluten allergy symptoms for some specific examples). With the possibility of having identical symptoms, how do you know if you really have allergies, or if you are…

Treatment/cure for Varicose Ulcers

Varicose Ulcers If you have poor circulation in your legs, which becomes more likely as you grow older, the blood flow through the lower parts of your body, especially your calves and ankles, becomes sluggish. You may already have varicose veins . In addition, any small injury or crack that appears in the skin is…

Acidity (Amlapitta) and Best of Ayurveda

“Acidity” refers to a set of symptoms caused by an imbalance between the acid secreting mechanism of the stomach and proximal intestine and the protective mechanisms that ensure their safety. The stomach normally secretes acid that is essential in the digestive process. This acid helps in breaking down the food during digestion. When there is…

Best Ayurvedic and Herbal Treatment for Gastritis

Gastritis is a common name for all kinds of inflammation of the inner lining of the stomach, which is known as the mucosa. It is characterized by severe stomach ailments like cramps in the stomach, diarrhea and constipation and even blood with the stools. In Ayurveda, gastritis is known as Urdhavaga Amalapitta. It is caused…

Heart Disease: America's leading Cause of Death – An "Equal Opportunity" Illness by Lawrence Broxmeyer MD

Inflammation plays a crucial role in the pathogenesis of arteriosclerosis, especially in acute coronary syndromes such as happen with a heart attack. And it was the very inability of ‘established’ risk factors such as high blood cholesterol (hypercholesterolemia), high blood pressure (hypertension) and smoking to fully explain the incidence of cardiovascular disease that has resulted in historically repeated…

Edema info

Edema is a general term for excess fluid build-up in a specific area of the body, multiple areas of the body, or throughout the body (generalized edema or anasarca). Edema can be temporary or permanent depending on its cause. Edema occurs when there is an imbalance, specifically an excess, of body fluid moving between the…