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Diseases Associated With Dyslipidemia

Dyslipidemia The term indicates any disturbance in your blood lipid levels. Your lipids may be high, low or there may be an abnormality in the ratio of different types of lipids. All these situations come under the broader term Dyslipidemia. Association of Dyslipidemia With Heart Problems Most forms of dyslipidemia are closely associated with heart […]

Recognizing Chancroid Sores And Treatment

Chancroid Sores Chancroid is an infective disease, which commonly infects the genital area. It is highly infectious, that is, may pass on easily from one person to another. How Do You Get Infected? It is caused by a bacteria haemophilus ducreyi. This bacteria may infect the skin or mucosal area of your genital region, when […]

Common Questions Regarding Promethazine

Common Uses of Phenergan? It is used as an anti emetic, that is, to prevent vomiting. Another uses is as an anti histaminic, where it is used to alleviate allergic symptoms. It may also be used as a sedative, that is, to induce sleep in certain illness states. Can This be Used to Relieve Cold […]

Why You Fart

Common Reasons of Farting It’s natural and absolutely normal to pass gas. This happens because there is some air in your gut, which needs to come out. This coming out of gas is observed as farting. From Where Does Air Enter Our Gut There are variable reasons for this. Some of the common ones are […]

Blurry Vision in Diabetes

Eye Problems In Diabetics Diabetes is a state of uncontrolled blood sugar in the blood stream. This affect almost all parts of the body. All tissues are affected, both functionally and structural, to some extent. Common Eye problems Detected in Diabetics Progressive vision loss Sudden loss of vision Having floaters in the eye Double vision […]

Causes of Fainting and Dizziness

Fainting Episodes Fainting episodes may medically be termed as syncope or syncopal attacks. The basic mechanism among most of such cases is common. One faints when the blood supply to the brain is reduced transiently due to some cause. There can be many different reasons why the blood flow gets reduced and the person faints. […]

Cures For Lichen Sclerosis

Lichen Sclerosis Also called the White patch disease, the condition is characterized by the appearance of small rounded white patches over the skin. It mainly involves the genital area. Who is Prone to Getting These Skin Patches? Anyone can get this condition. However, it is commoner in young girls who have not started menstruating or […]

Molluscum Contagiosum And its Treatment

Molluscum Contagiosum A rather common skin condition that is often ignored, as the lesions give you no trouble. Commonly, you may find small firm bumps over the skin. They are painless, may sometimes give slight itch. More or less, they are non disturbing. This is likely to be a viral infection of the skin and […]

Vitamins Help in Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration Degeneration of the macula is not uncommon as we age up. This is a serious eye disorder, where the central vision, that is, vision in direct line of sight, gets affected. What is the Macula? Macula is the most light sensitive portion of the retina, responsible for central vision. What is Macular Degeneration? […]

Sleep Apnea And It’s Management

What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a potentially fatal condition in which you stop breathing for a few moments during sleep. Cessation of breathing is usually for a few moments, you miss one or more inhalation or exhalations. However, since our body requires a continuous supply of oxygen, sleep apnea may result in hypoxia, […]