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Upper Esophageal Cancer Symptoms

Esophagus is said to be a muscular tube that is hollow and which moves liquid and food from throat into the stomach. The esophagus’s wall is normally constructed of various tissue layers including muscle, connective tissue and mucous membrane. Normally esophageal cancer begins in the esophagus’s inner lining and spreads to other layers in the…

Gastroenterology Medical Coding – Upper GI Procedures

Gastroenterology is a medical specialty that deals with the digestive system and its disorders. Gastroenterologists use a number of diagnostic procedures to accurately identify the patient’s medical condition and prescribe treatment. Coding for gastroenterology involves accurate coding of the various procedures and services offered by the physician. Reimbursement is offered for procedures provided in in-office,…

Can Heartburn Last For Days?

When you have heartburn, sometimes the one thing that makes you feel better is the knowledge that it won’t last forever – right? Can heartburn last for days? If it does, what should you do to help get rid of it? If you are suffering from heartburn and are wondering how long it will last,…

How Could H Pylori Make You Feel Tired?

H. pylori may cause, or at least contribute to, many symptoms outside the digestive system of infected people. These symptoms are known as ‘extragastric manifestations’ of H pylori. Research is uncovering associations with more and more extragastric symptoms and diseases. Some of the most common symptoms include: Depression & anxiety Low energy / fatigue Lethargy…

Top 15 Homeopathic Remedies For Kidney Disease

There are many things that lead to kidney failure. High blood pressure, diabetes, lupus, genetics and kidney stones, to name a few. Kidney problems will lead to chronic kidney or renal failure, if left untreated. The normal medical treatment for kidney failure involves the use of drugs, kidney dialysis, and kidney transplants. These method however…

Is This Burning Pain Really Heartburn?

Chest pain, shortness of breath, burning sensation – these are some of the common symptoms of heartburn. But the nature of this disease and its symptoms is such that it is very easy to confuse it for something else. While confusing a normal heartburn episode with heart attack is not much of an issue, just…

Bull’s Eye Rashes – Lyme Disease and Other Causes

Rashes always grip us with a bit of alerm. With the wide variety of causes, it’s no wonder that individuals seek out knowledge on various skin rashes that they are inflicted with. The bull’s eye rash is no exception. Sometimes referred to as a target, it has various causes and descriptions. Generally all these types…

The 7 Breast Enhancement Vitamins

It is normal for all women to desire for a bigger bust size. Unfortunately, most of us are not born with an attractive looking breast. It actually affects out self esteem and which causes some women to even undergo surgery just to achieve the breast size that they want. But we really do not have…

Meigs Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Meigs Syndrome consists of a benign ovarian tumor or cyst, ascites, and pleural effusion. While the cause of this disease syndrome still remains unknown, resection of the ovarian tumor or cyst usually helps to resolve the other symptoms. With surgical treatment, females affected by this disease can usually have a normal life expectancy. However, in…

Staying Healthy With a Cold Nose

As I bask in the sun here in Los Angeles on this January 10, worried that I may run out of sun block, my thoughts go to my fellow man in less sunny areas in the Mid West, and other snow blocked areas. I would like to remind you of what to do to stay…

Bronchitis – A Common Respiratory Condition

Bronchitis is encountered in all ages, especially in association with colds or flues. At persons with weak immune system and smokers chronic bronchitis and asthmatic bronchitis are the major complications. After bronchitis people are more susceptible to develop pneumonia. Cases of bacteria caused by viruses recover without treatment in about 5-6 days. Viruses usually cause…