Hemochromatosis – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Methods

Hemochromatosis is an inherited condition of abnormal iron metabolism; it is not a blood disease. This disease is the result of an abnormality, usually a single site mutation, in the HFE gene, which is located near the HLA complex and produces a glycoprotein. It is the main iron overload disorder. Signs and symptoms of hereditary…

How to Get a Six Pack

You may have huge biceps. You may have a bullet-proof chest. You may even have massive lats, but if you do not have a six pack your body just will not look its best. Learning how to get a six pack is vital for complete development of your physique. The Right Conditions for a Six…

Relaxation Techniques in Managing Ulcer Pain

Pain brought by ulcer is not easy to deal with even with proper diet or prescribed medication. But those who suffer from ulcers can get relief from different kinds of relaxation techniques. These types of relaxation techniques include deep breathing, meditation, and yoga. Relaxation techniques are recommended for practice by ulcer sufferers to lessen and…

Contact Lenses' Case Care Guidelines

Many people who use contact lenses always try to focus on the right selection of style and color. They try to give more attention to the fitting of lenses and completely over look the case in which these lenses are used to store. Lens case is an important thing to consider which is mostly over…

General Knowledge Pt.- I (a)

What are filoviruses? The Filovirus has string-like structures. Ebola and Marbarg viruses come under this category. These viruses cause haemorrhaging. The incubation period is 2 to 21 days. Death can occur in only 10 days. Compare this with the dreaded HIV or the AIDS virus that has an incubation period of a decade. What is…

What Are the Benefits of Having a Foreskin?

I just don’t go into the reasons for circumcision, which change with every decade depending on whatever disease is in the spotlight. In the 1880s, circumcision was recommended to prevent insanity and epilepsy, in the 1940s it was recommended to prevent STIs, the 1950s it was a cure for cancer and in the early 21st…

Five Common Tulip Pests and How to Stop Them

If you have been growing tulips for any length of time, you know that they require a great deal of patience. Most flowers you buy have blooms or soon will at the time of planting. With tulips, you have to prepare the soil and plant tulip bulbs in the fall, and then wait all winter…

General Information About Ulcer

Peptic ulcer is a very common disease across the world affecting a lot of people. Modern scientists have started to make serious brake troughs in understanding and fighting this disease. because of this we now have the ability to use numerous treatments against ulcer, treating it and even curing it. It is a well known…

Pollen Allergies

Pollen allergies develop in humans due to the natural reproduction for plants which is done through pollination with the help of the wind. Often, pollen allergies are referred to as ‘hay fever’ because people noticeably suffer from them during haying season, but a pollen allergy can happen in spring, summer or fall because various plants…

Mood Swings in Women: Causes and Remedies

Unpredictable mood swings are very common among women and they are caused due to some unknown events and occurrences. Some people use the terms mood swings and irritability interchangeably. But, both these terms are entirely different. The anger or impatience toward an event is known as irritability. However, sudden changes in mood, temperament, or emotions…

Tylenol Liver Failure: Signs, Symptoms and Stages

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published a study revealing that when given the maximum approved daily dosage of acetaminophen, patients developed early signs of possible liver damage. Acetaminophen is the generic name for Tylenol, which is a brand name. With this, patients who have suffered liver failure due to acetaminophen use have…

HGH For Energy and Endurance

The use of Human Growth Hormone or HGH for energy and endurance is controversial and hotly debated. Though it is approved for use in the treatment of a limited number of medical conditions, the FDA stipulates that it is illegal to distribute HGH products for anti-aging, bodybuilding, or athletic enhancement. What It Is HGH is…

Aneurysm – Causes and Symptoms of Aneurysm

An aneurysm (or aneurism) is a localized, blood-filled dilation (balloon-like bulge) of a blood vessel caused by disease or weakening of the vessel wall. Aneurysms most commonly occur in arteries at the base of the brain (the circle of Willis) and in the aorta (the main artery coming out of the heart), a so-called aortic…