Cholesterolosis of the Gall Bladder – A Common Gall Bladder Disorder

Cholesterolosis is a common affection of the biliary system, characterized by the accumulation and deposition of cholesterol inside the gall bladder and in its mucosal membranes. Cholesterolosis usually occurs due to chemical imbalances at the level of the biliary system and the disorder is rarely associated with high serum cholesterol levels, diabetes mellitus or atherosclerosis.…

How Stress, Depression and Anxiety Can Cause Mental and Heart Disease

Symptoms and signs of heart diseases: Chest pains or breathlessness are the early signs of heart diseases when the person feels tightness, burning pain, heaviness and pressure behind the breastbone. Mental health disorders can be treated under the supervision of skilled professionals like any other diseases depending totally upon the circumstances and symptoms exhibited by…

Submucosal Fibroid – Facts About Submucosal Fibroids

Submucosal fibroids are those that grow just beneath the endometrium or uterine lining. They can grow so large that they move the uterine lining out of place and can even develop a stalk. When this type of fibroid develops in this way, it is called a pedunculated submucosal fibroid. In rare cases they can protrude…

Using the Bicycle For Weight Loss

The bicycle is one of the best tools to use to burn calories and lose weight. A 145lb woman riding 1 hour at about 12 MPH will burn about 500 Calories, up the speed to 16 MPH and the calorie burn increases to about 835 Calories per hour. You can increase calorie burn by doing…

What Is Thrush?

For the many people who have never heard the term before, thrush is a variation of a yeast infection. As you probably already know yeast infection can occur on different part of the body. It can be a diaper rash in the case of babies or it can be a vaginal yeast infection in the…

Foods to Avoid When You Have Kidney Stones

Like it or not, kidney stones are a growing concern among medical experts today.  Our diets and poor habits are the most likely thing to blame but the good news is that there are certain foods that you can avoid if you are at risk for developing kidney stones. Who is at risk? White men…

Brain Tumor Diagnosis – Meningioma

When you are diagnosed with a meningioma or you are told that a loved one has been diagnosed with this medical condition it strikes terror into your heart and there are so many different questions, concerns and fears, it is literally an emotional roller coaster of feelings especially when you don’t know much about the…

Food Poisoning While Cruising: What to Do

Cruises are a great way to relax and unwind, but they aren’t without their faults. Not only have people filed personal injury cases against cruise lines due to accidents that happen on board, but there have been various cases of food poisoning aboard cruise ships as well. Just like any restaurant or other food establishment,…

The Different Types of Wilson Baseball Gloves

Just like the other top brand manufacturer of baseball gloves, Wilson has also one of the extremely popular gloves in Major Official Baseball League. Manufacturing, baseball gloves since 1922, Wilson offers about 13 series of baseball gloves including 8 for adults and 5 for youths. Their top of the line series gloves cost about $…

Recognizing the Symptoms of Walking Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a common disease of the lungs. Around 3 million people in the United States alone are diagnosed with pneumonia each year and most of them require hospitalization and medical treatment. Pneumonia can be developed by anyone, although it is mostly common in small children, teenagers and elderly people. People with special conditions are…

Acid Rebound, Acid Reflux And Your Health

If you are like many of us today, heartburn or acid indigestion is a recurring problem. And for most of us the tried-and-true remedies are great products like Tums or Rolaids. But there is a possible problem for those of us who use these calcium carbonate containing antacids. I'm referring to the phenomenon called acid…