Category Diseases

Home Remedies for Sinus Headache

Home Remedies for Sinus Headache

Sinus headache is a headache that is accompanied with sinusitis. Sinus headaches can range from annoying to severe, and they can sometimes be hard to treat. The fastest way to get rid of sinus headache is to reduce inflammation and pressure. Relief is achieved by reducing the swelling and inflammation in the sinus cavities and […]

What Are Kidney Stones

What Are Kidney Stones

A kidney stone is a solid piece of material that forms in a kidney when there are high levels of certain substances in the urine. The medical name for stones in the kidneys is nephrolithiasis. At the same time, your urine may lack substances that keep crystals from sticking together, creating an ideal environment for […]

Symptoms of Allergies in Children

Symptoms of Allergies in Children

Different allergies produce a range of different symptoms and these can point to what type of allergy a child is suffering from. However, some allergies may produce similar symptoms, so when a child is suffering from more than one allergy, it can be difficult to know what each symptom is caused by. Any child may […]

Way to Get Rid of a Cold

Way to Get Rid of a Cold

While there’s no cure for the common cold, there are certain things you can take to ease your symptoms and help yourself feel better faster. So, there is no choice but to endure the symptoms of coughing, runny nose, headache and sore throat for a couple of weeks, which is the average duration of  common […]

Home Remedies for Toothache

Home Remedies for Toothache

Toothaches occur when the extremely sensitive central portion of the tooth, called the pulp, becomes inflamed. Most toothaches occur at night when you are trying to sleep because of the increased blood pressure towards your head. Try keeping your head elevated to decrease some of the pressure. Tooth pain is usually caused by a breakdown […]

Natural Ways to Reduce Your Allergy Symptoms

Natural Ways to Reduce Your Allergy Symptoms

Allergies plague millions of people, and many only get marginal relief from drugs, which can also have frustrating side effects. Allergies can hit you at any time, for seemingly any reason. And when they start, there’s no stopping them. Luckily, there are many ways to both treat allergies, and to stop them before they stop […]

Early Signs of Miscarriage in Pregnant Women

Early Signs of Miscarriage in Pregnant Women

Sadly, early miscarriages are very common. It’s quite possible to miscarry before you even realise you’re pregnant. Perhaps as much as three-quarters of all fertilised eggs are lost within the very earliest days of pregnancy. Miscarriage at any stage of pregnancy can be a dreadful blow. Even if it happens very early on in pregnancy, it is […]

Cervical Cancer Symptoms & Diagnosis Women Shouldn't Ignore

Cervical Cancer Symptoms & Diagnosis Women Shouldn’t Ignore

Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that occurs within the cells of the cervix – the lower part of the uterus that connects towards the vagina. Various strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted infection, lead to causing most cases of cervical cancer. Most women have no signs or symptoms of a precancer […]

Signs and Symptoms of Early Pregnancy

Signs and Symptoms of Early Pregnancy

The earliest symptoms of pregnancy can appear in the first few weeks after conception. Pregnancy symptoms differ from woman to woman and pregnancy to pregnancy; however, one of the most significant pregnancy symptoms is a delayed or missed period. Not every woman has the same symptoms or even the same symptoms from one pregnancy to […]

Early Stages of Pregnancy

Early Stages of Pregnancy

Your weeks of pregnancy are dated from the first day of your last period. You may have an inkling that you’re pregnant soon after you’ve conceived, when the fertilised egg attaches itself to the wall of your uterus (womb). This usually happens within about 10 days of conception. You may realise that you are pregnant […]

Symptoms of Kidney Stones In Men

Symptoms of Kidney Stones In Men

A kidney stone is a solid piece of material that forms in a kidney when substances that are normally found in the urine become highly concentrated. You normally have two kidneys, which ‘clean’ your blood, and filter out water and waste products to make urine. Kidney stones can form when there is an imbalance of […]

Digestive Problems During Pregnancy

Digestive Problems During Pregnancy

Women commonly complain of problems with digestion during pregnancy. These problems are often associated with the growth of the uterus. Urination and digestion are also affected during pregnancy. Pressure from the uterus and hormonal changes affect the urinary tract. The uterus presses against the bladder, which may cause you to urinate more frequently. Once you’re […]

Symptoms of Food Allergy

Symptoms of Food Allergy

For some people, an allergic reaction to a particular food may be uncomfortable but not severe. An allergic reaction to food can affect the skin, the gastrointestinal tract, the respiratory tract, and, in the most serious cases, the cardiovascular system. Some food allergies cause immediate symptoms whereas in others it takes much longer for symptoms […]

Cerebral Palsy- Symptoms and Treatments

Cerebral Palsy- Symptoms and Treatments

Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that can involve brain and nervous system functions, such as movement, learning, hearing, seeing, and thinking. Cerebral palsy causes reflex movements that a person can’t control and muscle tightness that may affect parts or all of the body. These problems can range from mild to severe. Intellectual disability, […]

Prophylactic Surgery

Prophylactic Surgery to Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

Prophylactic mastectomy may reduce your risk of breast cancer. In hopes of avoiding future disease, some women at very high risk of developing breast cancer elect to have both breasts surgically removed, a procedure called bilateral prophylactic mastectomy or preventive mastectomy. Knowing more about the different techniques and what is involved may help you to […]