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Tips on How to Overcome Gastritis

Gastritis is not a disease on its own but a symptom of abnormal digestion. It is characterized by inflammation or irritation of the lining of the stomach. It affects millions of people worldwide. It can be divided into 3 categories: (1) erosive and hemorrhagic gastritis (2) non erosive and nonspecific gastritis (3) specific gastritis indicative…

Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure is a dramatic and potentially fatal occurrence. When there is no longer enough oxygen being transported in the blood stream, the heart can not maintain its function. Many people who have a first heart attack do not know that they have congestive heart failure until the heart attack happens. Five million American…

What Happens During a Heart Attack?

The primary organ of the cardiovascular system is the heart, and is the muscle that continuously pumps blood to the rest of the body. The heart's blood supply comes by way of the coronary arteries, carrying the oxygen and nutrients required for it to function properly. Red blood cells (RBCs), white blood cells (WBCs), and…

How to Fix Application Error 0xc0000142

The application error 0xc0000142 can happen at a variety of times. Usually a reboot will fix the issue but you may need to do some other things to resolve it permanently, none of which are for the faint of heart. But don’t worry worst case is you have to reinstall your whole system. It will…

10 Harmful Habits That Can Prove Deadly To Your Heart

The heart is arguably the hub of life. It is the singular, central body organ on which every other organ or tissue depends for nourishment and survival. Why? Because it is the powerhouse that keeps pumping blood through which oxygen and other essential nutrients are distributed around the body. Despite this cardinal role, the heart…

What is Pneumonia?

Pneumonia is an infection caused by viruses, bacteria, and fungi which affects the human lungs. Pneumonia is a contagious disease and it can spread in the air. By breathing other healthy people bring the germ into their lungs and most of them develop the illness. Sometimes there appear epidemics inside small collections. In healthy individuals,…

Buy Pleurisy Root For Pain, Inflammation and Other Benefits

Pleurisy Root – Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa Asclepiadaceae (milkweed family) Both the family and genus of this stunning herb are named for the Greek god of medicine, Asldepios. The species name, tuberosa , means "full of swellings or knobs" and describes the enlarged root system characteristic of this plant. The milkweed family is noted for…

How to Recognize Bronchitis Symptoms

Bronchitis is a very common respiratory condition and it can be occur in anyone, regardless of sex and age. However, the people who are exposed the most to developing forms of bronchitis are smokers, people with other respiratory illnesses or people with weak immunes system. Smokers usually develop chronic bronchitis, a form of disease that…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 101

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)? In the center of the wrist, there is a space called the carpal tunnel where a major nerve (the median nerve) and nine tendons pass from the forearm into the hand. A very strong ligament forms a roof over the tunnel. When there is swelling in the carpal tunnel,…

Shoulder Problems – Causes and Treatment For Separated Shoulder

If you experience painful throbbing and tenderness in your shoulders, limitations in shoulder movement, weakness in arms and shoulders, and a swollen shoulder, most likely, you are suffering from shoulder dislocation. Also known as separated shoulder, this can be really painful injury for patients undergoing treatment for such. This is usually caused by a torn…

How to Respond to a Femur Fracture

I have received numerous questions about the length of time it takes for a femur fraction to heal. Now this involves many facets of the fracture itself. Depending on the type of fraction and exact location, age of the patient, etc … will no doubt play a huge factor. Femur fractures can be stubborn when…

Spastic Diplegia – Symptoms and Treatment

One form of spastic cerebral palsy is known as spastic diplegia. This form is sometimes called Little's Disease and affects the movement of the upper or lower half of the body. Like other types of cerebral palsy, it is caused by damage to the brain. In many cases it is unknown how the damage was…

The Disease Rabies in Cats

Feline Rabies is a serious disease that is caused by the notorious Rabies virus that is responsible for the condition in numerous outdoor animals as well as humans. Transmission is usually through bite of an infected animal and the incubation period normally lasts for a few weeks, although sometimes it may extend to months. Once…