Performing Hip Replacement Surgery
An increasingly common form of surgery that hip surgeons have been having to take part in the United States in recent…
How to Get Ebola
Have you ever heard of the word Ebola? Anyway for those of us who are not aware of what Ebola is, here is a precise…
Cancer - It Only Lives Inside Of Us
All the things I said about what I would not do if I was diagnosed with cancer seemed to be just words in the breeze.…
What Strep Throat Cures Will Work Best For You
Your throat is sore from coughing, sneezing. It is accompanied by headache, fever, your muscles are sore. You are not…
The Symptoms Of Pancreas Problems
Many people succumb to diseases that can easily be treated because they do not seek treatment early enough. Pancreatic…
Health Benefits Of Green - Fruit Juice And Recipe
Most people changed their lifestyle when they get older, on a diet or sick. And I was one of them...since I had my…
Diseases Articles (339)
Eleven Steps to Prevent Salmonella
Once again, salmonella has resulted in a massive recall of food products here in the United States. Salmonella in its severest form is deadly and is easily preventable. Even with all of the steps that can be taken to keep you and your family safe, if you have a product…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 05, 2011  
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Aspergers Syndrome In Adults
Asperger's syndrome affects 1% of adults with the manifestation of a complex range of symptoms. Mind blindness is the main symptom of asperger's syndrome. Recognising the meaning of facial expressions, tone of voice, body language is normal as non-verbal communication but asperger's syndrome sufferers lack this ability. Mindreading impairment is…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 17, 2013  
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Cold Sore Facts
A cold sore is a lesion that forms around the mouth. It is characterized by pain, redness of the skin and tingling around the cold sore. These sores can sometimes occur in the nostrils, mouth and fingers. The HSV virus can stay in the body for years without showing itself…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Feb 06, 2013  
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IVF Specialists In Delhi List 5 Precautions to Take After IVF
IVF is the best available method for couples who suffer from infertility and want to bear a child. Over the years, multiple successful cases of healthy pregnancies have increased the trust of the general public in the treatment. Needless to say, each and every couple that undergoes IVF wants to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   May 14, 2015  
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What Illnessess Can A Person Contract From A Bat?
Wild bats are a highly beneficial species to have as a part of our ecosystem. They are magnificent creatures and the only mammals capable of true flight. They are truly amazing. On the other hand, bats, just like any other wild animal, can carry diseases that can cause illness in…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Apr 28, 2016  
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Hemorrhoids: A Bothersome Condition
Hemorrhoids or plies, as they are commonly called, represent excessive enlargement of the venous plexus (or network) at the lower end of the internal lining (mucosa) of the anus. It is more prevalent and fairly common in the more developed countries affecting an estimated forty percent of the population at…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 19, 2011  
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Want To Live Longer? #12 The Sunshine Vitamin
You already know that Vitamin D helps in the absorption of calcium but it actually regulates the calcium and phosphorous levels in your teeth, your bones, and your blood. Just as the photograph shows, no matter where you are you need to go outside and have fun on a sunny…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Oct 22, 2012  
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Canker Sore Treatment at Home
Canker sores are usually the most common non-contagious form of mouth sores. These sores could be caused by many reasons and they are clinically known as Aphthous ulcers. Burning up sensation, tingling or even pain inside the mouth is surely sign towards ulcers. Medically communicating these include white skin lesions…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 12, 2013  
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Mysterious Disease Strikes A Dozen Girls at the Same School: Parents Demand Answers
Twelve girls from the same school building have all come down with similar symptoms that are causing them mental anguish and leaving their parents with more questions than answers. Thera Sanchez, a seventeen year old senior at LeRoy Junior-Senior High School in New York and Katie Krautwurst, a junior there,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jan 18, 2012  
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Gout – Man Does That Hurt!
You’ve been diagnosed with Gout. Now you have to make changes to your diet. Not only are you in pain, you now have to be on a painful diet. Or do you? In this article I’m going to discuss ways to lower your pain by implementing a low purine diet.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Sep 26, 2012  
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Want To Live Longer? #19 Echinacea
Common to the Unites States, the herbs Echinacea purpurea and E angustifolia and even E pallida are all considered to be immune boosting medicinal herbs of the same species with very similar healthful effects. 18. Purple Coneflower, or E. purpurea, is taken in tincture form by millions today for defeating…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Sep 12, 2012  
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Orthopedics - What They Are And What They Do
Nicholas Andry was the first person to use the word orthopaedics (today spellings vary - some use orthopedics, mainly in the U.S.) which he derived from Greek. In Greek the word orthos means correct or straight and the word paidion means child. He used the term orthopaedics in his published…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 11, 2014  
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Fatty Liver Diet - A Useful Element
Excessive presence of fat in the liver causes fatty liver. In general, the organ is capable of holding less than 5% of fat. However, an increase in the figure, results in alcoholic and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. The excessive content deteriorates the health of the liver and the cells, which…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Sep 01, 2014  
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What is Itp Blood And Treatment Options Used to Increase Platelets
ITP blood (Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura) is a disease that affects millions. Those who have it bleed easily. This is because platelets, the part of the blood responsible for clotting are at unhealthy low levels. A normal healthy individual has a platelet count of 140-500,000 per cubic mm of blood. One…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 24, 2011  
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Want To Live Longer? #3
Let's start with why you smoke. 3. Smoking. You say you smoke to calm yourself down. Yet the over 125 chemicals in cigarettes actually make you more nervous. Therefore your claim that you smoke to calm yourself down is ridiculous. Now you must figure out the real reason why you…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 29, 2012  
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Her Pearl Of Great Price
I see her as she’s running, she’s intent upon her way Although I see her struggle, on the path she’ll stay. She might avoid a puddle an obstacle along the way And I know her foot might stumble But it will never stray. She runs for the finish line. Today…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jun 30, 2013  
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How to Treat Prostatitis - Prostatitis Relief
About prostatitis, prostatic tissue is a special organ, the outside has a hard lipid envelope, drug barrier, the drug is difficult to penetrate into parts of the prostate patients, drug treatment alone is not very good, it is recommended Lixin Te + avoid incentive therapeutic drugs, clinical results of their…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 25, 2015  
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Loves to Eat Processed Foods? You Need Antioxidants
We all know how good processed foods taste like. But we should also know what comes with each serving we eat. It’s been known for years that there are numerous chemical used for food preservation. Still we all love to eat it. And if you have been fond of its…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Aug 30, 2011  
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Did You Really Say You Are Still A Smoker?
Did you know that our bodies used to make our own Vitamin C. I do not know how it happened but we no longer make our own Vitamin C and must eat food that contains the vitamin to keep it in our diet. We definitely need to have at least…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 31, 2012  
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Cure for Chronic Illnesses Could Be Linked to the Cost Of Food
I’ve been eating whole wheat bread for decades now because everyone including health practitioners keeps saying how much better it is when compared the regular plain white bread. I guess you can say I went along with the crowd because the extra two dollars or so in cost per loaf…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 25, 2014  
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Signs of Kidney Failure - The Top 10 Signs of Kidney Failure
Kidney failure is the end stage of a renal disorder that is attributed by completely stopping the kidney's functions. I know that this can be a scary time for some but if you can catch the signs of kidney failure before they become life threatening there might be a chance…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 09, 2012  
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The Symptoms Of Pancreas Problems
Many people succumb to diseases that can easily be treated because they do not seek treatment early enough. Pancreatic problem are no exception. If one does not pay close attention to the symptoms of the disease, they are likely to miss it. Pancreatic problems could actually be very serious because…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Nov 04, 2012  
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Fatty Liver Disease Do’s And Don’ts
Fatty liver disease affects around 35% of all individuals within the Western World. That's one in three people. This could quite easily be a lot higher as initially there can be no symptoms. One of the main contributors to this disease is being overweight. The easiest thing to do is…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Apr 16, 2012  
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Get A Second Opinion With Your Medical Treatment
When it comes to your medical treatment a second opinion could mean the difference between you living in pain or not. With better education we can have more confidence in choosing the treatment that is right for our particular needs. Do you have symptoms of a chronic disease? Are you…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Dec 30, 2012  
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6 Things You Must Know About Spider Vein Treatment
In the United States, about 40% to 45% men and 55% women are plagued with spider veins. This is a condition that affects people who are 50 years or more. These are stretched or dilated blood vessels with a branching pattern, and are generally found on the lower leg, thigh…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Mar 24, 2015  
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Panic Disorder With the Dual Diagnosis Of Addiction By Mehwish Mursaleen
Before we describe dual diagnosis, we will shortly discuss what panic disorder and addiction is and then confer about the link of panic disorder and addiction in terms of treatment. Panic Disorder: Panic disorder is characterized by intense anxiety attacks reaching to the peak within seconds which may last for…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Feb 06, 2016  
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Breast Diseases: An Overview
The breast or mammary gland is an appendage of the skin and is composed of glandular and fatty tissues. Its secretions drain onto the surface of the nipple through five to seven main duct orifices. The breast lies between the skin and the pectoral muscles of the chest (or thoracic…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Jul 19, 2011  
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Want To Live Longer? #8 It Is Not Healthy To Be Vitamin B Deficient - R U?
I have a friend who was just diagnosed with her second bout of cancer and she asked her doctor if she should be taking vitamin B complex and he said "NO".....What is wrong with this picture? I will tell you. She is an HER-2 breast cancer survivor, which means that…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Oct 17, 2012  
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Natural Remedies For Kidney Disease
Exposure to environmental toxins and pesticides, some diseases and illnesses and the use of prescription and OTC drugs can all lead to kidney disease. Some of the symptoms of kidney disease are; nausea, chronic back pain and changes of urine patterns. Aside from conventional medicine treatments such as kidneys transplant…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Oct 30, 2013  
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Gout: What is it (in Plain Language)
Gout “Gout is a disease in which a defect in uric acid metabolism causes excess of the acid and its salts (urates) to accumulate in the bloodstream and the joints. It results in attacks of acute gouty arthritis and chronic destruction of the joints… The excess of urates also damages…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diseases   Dec 15, 2011  
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Do you use sugar substitutes? What I should say is “Why do you use sugar substitutes?” 7. White…
There are various kinds of explanations for what peripheral neuropathy actually is. Peripheral literally…
The pink ribbon is blue with a tarnished halo for the Susan G. Komen foundation after deciding to…
One of the most common causes of death these days is due to the bursting of major blood vessels damaging…
Here’s some expert advice from experts on feet! Podiatrists chimed in to create this list of tips…
We will be discussing the last three vitamins, D, K, and E, and then we will be able to get to the…

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