Contagious Diseases: Pediculosis And Scabies (What you Should Know)

Pediculosis and scabies, both caused by the arthropods, are two different diseases that have many similarities. Here’s what you need to know about them. Both pediculosis and scabies cause extreme itching. In pediculosis, the itching starts a couple of weeks after infestation. The louse saliva causes an allergic reaction, which…

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Different types of hernia and treatments

The hernia is that portion of the body, where the tissues in the abdomen or intestine swells. Usually, Hernia is contained in a thin membrane of the abdomen. It is a harmless disorder, but should be treated in time, as it affects the circulation of the blood. Sometimes, the individual…

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Problems And Pitfalls In Injection Sclerotherapy For Varicose Veins

The majority of sclerotherapy sessions pass off without any problems and the patients get a good result with the treated veins disappearing. However, like with every medical technique, there can be problems and complications in practice. Fortunately these are rare but the do happen from time to time. Most of…

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Chest Pain: When You Should Worry

Understanding the causes of chest pain is the key to dealing with it. Because it is a symptom of a heart attack, people become concerned. The possibility should never be discounted of course, but other likely causes have to be looked into as well. Overview The condition is defined as…

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Symptoms and Treatment of bird flu

The term bird flu grabbed the attention of millions of people. But, do you know what exactly bird flu is? Many of the people wonder, if they have the symptoms of bird flu. Most of the doctors and clinics are flooded with visitors with people suffering from Bird flu. Everyone…

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