Lymphedema Leg: Causes and Treatment

Primary lymphedema, a hereditary condition, is one among the many causes of leg lymphedema. The genetics of the individual are usually responsible for this condition. In such instances, the lymphatic system is deformed at birth, leading to the accumulation of lymph fluid in the lower part of the body, resulting in a swelling. Family history…

Nail Fungus (onychomycosis) Treatment Tips

Fungal infections of the nails are common. Fungal infections can also be a problem for people wearing acrylic nails. Fungal nails usually begin with an opaque white or silvery area at the distal (outside) edge of a nail. Onychomycosis usually begins as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your fingernail or toenail.…

Infective Endocarditis

Clinical Presentation: Infective endocarditis refers to a bacterial or, rarely, a fungal virus from the cardiac valves. Virus of extracardiac endothelium is termed "endarteritis" and can cause disease that is clinically similar to endocarditis. One of the most typical predisposing aspect for infective endocarditis is the presence of structurally abnormal cardiac valves. Consequently, sufferers with…

Hypertension – How Dangerous Are the Complications?

The complications of hypertension are so dangerous that a lot has to be done to get them prevented. There are a few complications that gradually set in when one is hypertensive and with time they affect several organs of the body thereby posing a serious health threat to the sufferer. Some of these known complications…

Thumb Sprains Injuries Treated by Tynor Thumb Spica Splint

For Thumb and Finger splints, Wheelchairindia is the perfect one stop destination. We have an array of best quality Thumb and Finger splints. Thumb and Finger splints are best to provide a support to injured fingers and thumbs of patients. These splints help in the proper functioning of injured or recovering fingers and thumbs. We…

Black Eye Treatment

A black eye is the result of a contusion, which is a fancy name for a bruise. Bruises occur whenever your body takes a sharp blow that breaks capillaries and causes blood to leak into surrounding tissues, collecting at the point of damage. Eventually, when blood leaks into the top layer of skin, it shows…

Tuberculosis (TB) Part 3

Other Problems to be Considered: Blast mycosis Cat scratch disease o It is critical that hopitalized patients with suspected or documented TB be placed in appropriate isolation. This includes a private room with negative pressure and adequate air exchanges. Persons entering the room must wear masks or respirators capable of filtering droplet nuclei. o Patients…

How Often to Get a Relaxer Touch Up

“How often should I relax my hair?” is a question I always hear people asking. In order to determine what schedule you should use, you need to take into consideration your hair and you. This article will look at 4 factors to help you determine if your relaxer schedule is fine the way it is…

How to Prevent Peptic Ulcer

A proper lifestyle may reduce the symptoms of a peptic ulcer, so we should keep ourselves away from spicy foods, coffee and alcohol, smoking, taking NSAIDs and paracetamol, lose excess weight if overweight.A certain medication will be prescribe by your doctor, in order to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach.There are two…

Facts on Pituitary Tumor and Libido

What is the pituitary? Pituitary is a small sized gland that in the lower side of the brain and sits as an extension of hypothalamus. It looks like branched thread full of blood vessels. It is directly linked to the nervous system and because of its influence over many body organs, it is full of…

Iridology Is The Science Of Iris Flower

Iridology is the science and practice of analyzing the iris, the most complex external structure of the human anatomy.  The practice of Iridology is expanding rapidly as it is becoming known as a valuable tool for preventive healthcare.  The iris is connected to every organ and tissue of the body by way of the brain…