Illnesses

In this section you’ll find a wide variety of information on the major health issues of the human body. Diseases, illnesses, disorders of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems, and women’s health issues… Each one has certain symptoms you need to know, and we’ll also provide you with the latest in treatment and research.

Non-Alzheimer’s Types of Dementia

The changes in the brain that cause Alzheimer’s disease aren’t yet well understood. This lack of information might be why people mistakenly relate different types of dementia to this disease. Today, we’d like to clear up some of the confusion.

Common Causes of Vaginal Dryness

The majority of women have experienced discomfort in their vagina and labia at some time in their life. However, many of them don’t know the causes of vaginal dryness. When there’s a decrease in estrogen, the symptoms worsen due to…

5 Signs of Fluid Retention

Do you think your body might be retaining fluids but you don’t know the signs of fluid retention? Fluid retention, also called edema, is a pathological or non-pathological condition caused by an excessive accumulation of fluid in your tissues. When it’s…

Nighttime Headaches: What Causes Them?

Nighttime headaches affect your sleep and your ability to get a restorative night’s sleep that helps you wake up full of energy and optimism. They’ve happened to all of us at one point or another. We’ve all opened our eyes to…

12 Symptoms of Vitamin D Deficiency

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble nutrient that, along with other vitamins and minerals, helps regulate the function of your body’s major systems. You obtain it naturally when you expose your skin to the sun’s rays, although it can also be…

Lymphoma is Treatable if Detected Early

Lymphoma is a type of cancer that develops in the white cells of the lymphatic system, which is part of the body’s defense mechanisms. The lymphatic system is a complex structure composed of small channels, nodes, bone marrow, and organs. All…