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…

Information on Hepatomegaly

Hepatomegaly (an enlarged liver) indicates potentially reversible primary or secondary liver disease. This sign may stem from diverse pathophysiologic mechanisms, including dilated hepatic sinusoids (in heart failure), persistently high venous pressure leading to liver congestion (in chronic constrictive pericarditis), dysfunction and engorgement of hepatocytes (in hepatitis), fatty infiltration of parenchymal cells causing fibrous tissue (in…

Ayurvedic Treatment For Swelling In Intestines

If you are suffering from indigestion and constipation, then Repeated constipation causes swelling in colon and large intestine which is called colitis. This is painful condition and results in cramps, hard or lose stools, fullness or gas in abdomen and general body weakness. You should avoid fast foods and reduces spices, alcohol, tea, coffee and…

Causes Of Valvular Heart Disease

This article is written to remove some of the mystery regarding valvular heart disease. It is necessarily somewhat complex but it should be easier to understand than most medical information that you might receive. Valvular heart disease or valve disease can even be present at birth (congenital) or it can develop at any period of…

Cardiac Care for Acute Patients

Heart is the most important organ of the human body as it pumps and purifies blood. As all the oxygen required by the body is dissolved in the blood and subsequently reaches to various organs of the body, proper functioning of the heart is very essential for healthy living. It is therefore important to know…

Heart Attack – How To Know If Someone Gets One?

Heart attack is no joke. Even if the patient received treatment late by a minute, he or she may die. Hence, the time in getting treatment is indeed important to heart attack patients and it is best to get treatment immediately. However, you may only realize that the patient is suffering the attack after seeing…

Growing New Brain Cells – and Wiring Them Up

Not too long ago, scientists believed that adults couldn’t grow new neurons in their brain. However, work over the last several years has debunked this myth. We now know that adults continue to grow new neurons throughout life, a process called neurogenesis. Yes, new growth slows down after middle age but it continues. However, there…

Brain Tumors Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Brain tumors, also known as brain cancer, start within the substance of the brain, spinal cord or nerves. Some tumors which arise from the brain or spine coverings (meninges) are also considered primary brain tumors. Metastatic brain tumors have spread from cancer in other parts of the body, most frequently from the lungs, breast and…

Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Asthma and Allergy

Pneumonia/ Bronchitis, Asthma/Allergy Bronchitis is an infection/inflammation that can be viral, bacterial, mycoplasmic, rickettsiae, parasitic or allergic in origin that affects the big, main air carrying tube systems of the lungs. Pneumonia is the infective, inflammatory or obstructive process of the filling with anything such as fluid of pus or mucus, bacteria, or pollen of…

Chest Pain Causes

Chest pains can therefore signal a life threatening situation and the causes can be anything from heart failure to lung problems. Getting help for a heart attack or lung injury could save your life. There are different types of chest pain, but not all of them are a symptom of heart attack. Indigestion pleurisy sore…

Causes, Signs and Symptoms of Chest Muscle Strain

Chest muscle strain is experienced by numerous people today.  Although it is easy to manage and endure mild strains, a severe one can be a big problem in the performance of daily tasks.  Mild strains may sometimes to lead to even worse complications if not addressed immediately, and may even require surgery. The discomfort that…

How To Treat Bronchitis

Bronchitis is as a result of an inflammation of the medium sized airways to the lungs.  This can be caused by bacteria and viral pathogens.  One should learn how to treat bronchitis.  If the condition is not taken care of it can cause other health problems such as pneumonia and asthma.  The symptoms of bronchitis…

Sudden shoulder pain Causes

Working for long hours suddenly you shoulder snap, pain starts to grow in your shoulder. Every now and then you feel a sudden shoulder pain. Not only does it bother you but you’re not able to work your best because of the pain. There are several reasons why we have such sudden inflammation after long…