Category Archives: Old Age Diseases

Vaginal Bleeding Postmenopausal

Bleeding/ Spotting After Menopause Q: Hi, I am 60 years old woman. My doctor said I have a heterogenous cystic lesion measuring 4×4 cm with internal separation in right adnexal region. My uterus has been removed a long time ago. What am I supposed to do? Reply: Why was your uterus removed? You may go […]

Natural Remedies for Hot flashes and Other Menopause Symptoms

How to Stop Menopausal Symptoms With Natural Home Treatments? Q: I am a 46 year old female who is in menopause. Do you recommend any herbal remedies for hot flashes and helping with sleep? I have tried Promensil Extra Strength and MenaSense. By: Charlene Reply: ———-  Menopause is basically a hormonal change. A female body […]

Botox and Its Mechanism of Action

Botox and Its Mechanism of Action Botox is short for “botulinum toxin,” the substance that causes botulism, a sometimes-fatal form of food poisoning. It sounds scarier than it is; in small quantities, Botox merely interrupts nerve impulses to muscles in the face causing a local relaxation and weakness. In this way, botulinum toxin acts as […]

Hemorrhoids – Symptoms and Treatment

Hemorrhoids – Symptoms and Treatment Hemorrhoids, also called Piles may be another possible cause of blood in stools. The term hemorrhoid refers to a condition in which the veins around the anus or lower rectum are swollen and inflamed. Hemorrhoids may result from straining to move stools. Other contributing factors include pregnancy, aging, chronic constipation or […]