Medical Articles

Have You Acquired Hepatitis?

Hepatitis is a class of diseases that impact the liver. Hepatitis can cause inflammations of the liver and can cause its function to diminish. When this happens liver scarring can occur, which is known as cirrhosis, and in severe cases, cancer can develop. Hepatitis can be attributed to certain types of medication, toxins, alcohol, hereditary…

Liver Pain – Causes And Symptoms

Many men instinctively tend to ignore pain and put off going to their doctor. Needless to say, this is not a good strategy and liver pain in particular, should be taken seriously. What Does Pain in your liver Feel Like? Liver pain is typically made apparent by a dull ache or stab in the upper…

Apple Cider Vinegar and Getting Rid of Heartburn

Apple cider vinegar and getting rid of heartburn? The two don’t seem to go together. In fact, the thought of drinking even the smallest amount of vinegar when acid is backwashing into your throat and esophagus sounds counterproductive. Vinegar has a high acid content. You want to curb the acid. Why would you expect apple…

How To Give Your Dog Home-Made Enema

Sometimes, you may need to do more than just giving solid or liquid medication to your sick dog. Depending on his condition and symptoms, you may also have to provide other kinds of nursing care, such as giving enemas. Below is an effective way to use this procedure: The use of enemas can be beneficial…

What Are The Causes Of Sudden Cardiac Death In Athletes

As its name implies, sudden cardiac death is sudden and unexpected, with death occurring within minutes after collapse. It is more common in older folks with serious heart problems, but it can also happen to young and healthy people with no sign of heart disease. Nonetheless, sudden cardiac death is not common in athletes at…

Vital Signs on How to Recognize a Heart Attack

A heart failure occurs when the blood flowing towards a section of heart muscle becomes blocked. If the flow of blood is not restored quickly, that heart muscle becomes damaged from lack of oxygen and dies. This is a serious condition that affects millions of people in the world. This is why it’s important to…

Signs and Symptoms of a Heart Attack

Signs and symptoms of a heart attack (myocardial infarction) are the indications that permanent damage to the heart has occurred. Symptoms are subjective and are what victims experience or perceive with their senses. Signs are what others observe in the victims. Some of the signs and symptoms are primary and some are secondary. The primary…

Smoking and Heart Disease

Cigarette smoking is a major cause of heart diseases, such as heart attack, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease. Some Heart Disease Facts Due to Smoking: – Tobacco contains more then 4,000 chemicals, many are known to be poisonous. – Nicotine increases blood pressure, because the carbon monoxide makes the heart beat faster and takes the…

How to Stimulate Black Hair Growth

It is many girls’ dream to have a head of long flowing black hair. Unfortunately, that’s easier said than done. Hair tends to become brittle and break easily. So how do you stimulate growth and prevent hair from falling off at the same time? First, you have to have a basic understanding of how the…

I’ve Got A What? – A Brain Tumor!

Being diagnosed with a brain tumor is a nightmare and it turns your world upside down. I luckily had very little time between being diagnosed with my benign meningioma and it being surgically removed but the time I did have was spent frantically trawling the internet trying to find some answers to my questions of…