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.

Thyroiditis: Possible Causes and Remedies

Thyroiditis is the inflammation of the thyroid gland. The thyroid is one of the most important glands in your body.  It secretes some of the most important hormones your body needs to function effectively. When you suffer from thyroid problems, it affects…

What Are the Symptoms of Magnesium Deficiency?

Magnesium is a necessary mineral for human nutrition that fulfills various very important functions in our body. In fact, tt is not always possible to diagnose magnesium deficiency, as it does not appear in blood tests, though it is one…

How to Prevent and Detect Ovarian Cysts in Time

Even though they don’t pose any sort of health risk, it’s best to detect ovarian cysts early on to prevent any future complications. What are ovarian cysts? Ovarian cysts are small, liquid-filled bags that form inside or outside of a…

Different Types of Arthritis

Arthritis is a a chronic disease and its only definite solution, in some cases, is to perform surgery. What you should keep in mind right now is a series of tips and recommendations to avoid, as much as possible, having to resort to…

Causes of Tingling in Hands and Feet

Tingling in hands and feet is an abnormal sensation that isn’t only uncomfortable. It’s also a cause for concern if you don’t know what’s causing it. Although tingling usually happens in different areas of the body, it’s most common in…

Symptoms of a Herniated Disc

Have you ever had a slipped (herniated) disc? If you have, you know it is a painful and crippling problem. If you haven’t, then knowing how to identify the symptoms of a herniated disc will serve you well. Your spine is…

7 Possible Causes of Breast Pain

Many women relate breast pain to breast cancer, which causes them to get worried. Nonetheless, most cases of breast pain are not related to this disease. That’s why it is good to know about other possible causes of breast pain.

What Are The Causes of Kidney Stones?

Renal calculi, kidney stones, or nephrolithiasis refer to a hard mass formed by crystals present in urine. Natural compounds and chemicals present in urine can often prevent their formation. There are many causes of kidney stones and today we’ll be…

Magnesium Deficiency Symptoms: What You Need to Know

This problem is not usually evident, because magnesium doesn’t tend to appear in blood tests. Only 1% of magnesium is stored in the blood stream. Also, the majority of doctors don’t even include its analysis in their tests, and that’s why magnesium deficiency…

Multiple Sclerosis: A Multi-Faceted Disease

Multiple Sclerosis is a central nervous system disease that affects bone marrow, the brain stem, and the brain. It is more common in women than men and the majority of people that have it are between 20 and 40 years of…

What Causes Inflamed Lymph Nodes?

First of all, it is important to know that many cases of inflamed lymph nodes are not serious, especially if they are due to infections. However, it is always advisable to control the state of your lymph nodes in order to prevent other diseases.…

How to Detect Colon Cancer on Time

Over the last few years, there have been many cases of colon cancer. However, in most cases, doctors detect it when cancer has already metastasized in other organs, most commonly in the liver or lungs.

How to Detect Thyroid Problems in Time

Today we’ll talk about how to detect thyroid problems in time. Early diagnosis is vital for any disease. In the case of thyroids and alterations in this gland, it is very easy to identify the symptoms, during the first stages…

How to Possibly Prevent Herpes Labialis

Herpes labialis, also known as cold sores, is a fairly common condition that develops from the herpes simplex virus type 1. It can spread from person to person, but there are also herpes labialis cases that spread by oral sex, caused by…

How to Identify Dangerous Moles

You can find various cutaneous growths of different colors on your skin (from orange colored tones to dark tones). They might protrude or be flat. These skin growths are called moles. They’re common; knowing which are the dangerous moles is the important…

Pain When Urinating: Causes and Symptoms

Dysuria is pain and a sensation of burning produced when you urinate. In some cases, it may cause you to urinate more frequently. There are many possible causes, but this type of pain when urinating almost always means that you…

Thyroid Diseases: Check Out All About Them

Thyroid diseases affect a large part of the population, occurring more so in women, due to their constant hormone changes.  There are lots of different types of illnesses associated with thyroids, and even though all of them have effective treatments,…

The Symptoms and Treatment of Cervical Erosion

Cervical erosion, or erosion of the cervix, is an inflammation of cervical cells. This occurs when squamous cells in the opening of the urinary tract turn into columnar cells. Overall, cervical erosion produces irritation, redness, and inflammation. In addition, it is…

Consequences of Bruxism and its Causes

Bruxism consists of biting your teeth or involuntarily grinding them.  This can happen to people while they are sleeping, as well as while they are awake. Although the exact cause of this disorder is unknown, stress and anxiety play and…