Health A-Z

  • July 30, 2014 at 12:49 AM

    Keratosis Pilaris: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Keratosis pilaris is a very common skin condition characterized by the appearance of tiny, hard, whitish or red colored bumps on the skin. The other name for this condition is “chicken skin’ because of its resemblance to the rough bumps on the chicken’s skin. These tiny bumps tend to appear on the upper arms, thighs, back and buttock. They are less commonly seen on the forearms, upper back and face.

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  • July 27, 2014 at 10:32 PM

    A Complete Guide to the Management of Hypertension

    This is an article on hypertension. It explains the basics, such as the definition, diagnosis and both natural and pharmaceutical treatment options, as well as complications and risks. The article has been written and checked by a doctor and comprises the most recent information about this condition. Hypertension is explained in an easy to understand language.

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  • June 10, 2014 at 3:10 AM

    Best Home Remedies for Bloating

    What is Bloating? Has this ever happened to you? You had a tiring day at office and now you’re hungrier than usual. You get back home and charge straight at the dining table. Your appetite gets sky high when you see your favorite dish served. All you can think of is stuffing yourself with as much food as you possibly can. As soon as you finish your meal, problems start showing up.

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  • June 10, 2014 at 1:01 AM

    Iron Deficiency Anemia: All you need to know

    Anemia is a condition that occurs when your blood lacks enough red blood cells or enough hemoglobin. Anemia is the most common blood disorder that can be of several types. Iron deficiency anemia is the most prevalent type of anemia the world. Iron deficiency anemia, as the name shows, occurs when there is not enough iron in the body, which can be usually caused either inadequate dietary absorption or insufficient dietary intake of iron. Loss of iron can also be a reason, which can occur due to bleeding.

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  • May 24, 2014 at 7:07 AM

    A Complete Guide to Hepatitis

    This article features a complete guide to various types of hepatitis, including symptoms, causes, treatment and diagnosis. The information provided in this post are as accurate as possible and have been verified by a doctor.

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  • May 23, 2014 at 8:37 AM

    Earwax causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Earwax is a yellow or brown colored sticky substance that is naturally produced by the glands in the ear. The purpose of this earwax is to stop the bacteria and other foreign bodies to reach the inner part of the ear. Thus, earwax tends to be a natural barrier in the ear. But, on the other hand, the production of too much earwax can be really troublesome. Before we can move on to know the ways of removal of earwax, we need to know some basics here.

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  • May 17, 2014 at 4:47 AM

    Lesions on the brain: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Lesions on the brain what are they? Human brain is the most complex thing known to human being. It’s truly a gift of nature and the centre of all human activities. A healthy brain ensures healthy life but if anything goes wrong with this organ, things go seriously wrong. One such condition is lesions on brain.

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  • May 16, 2014 at 12:18 AM

    Achilles tendon injury: causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation

    What is Achilles tendon? Achilles tendon is the tendon of lower leg and it is also known as calcaneal tendon and tendo calcaneus. It is a tough tendon that connects the muscles of calf to the heel bone (calcaneus). It is perhaps the longest and strongest tendon of human body. It virtually supports the entire weight of human body.

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  • May 15, 2014 at 7:20 PM

    How to stop heavy periods: A complete guide

    Heavy periods (e.g. heavy menstrual bleeding or menorrhagia) is a very common condition among females. In this post you will learn about the difference between normal and heavy periods and how to stop and cure this disorder both naturally as well as by taking medicine.

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  • May 15, 2014 at 8:23 AM

    Liver blood test results explained

    Liver is an organ of extreme significance. It plays a number of vital roles in the body. Healthy liver means a healthy body. Having a brief knowledge about the liver functions, will help you understand the concept of liver blood tests.

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  • May 15, 2014 at 4:32 AM

    Benign esophageal stricture: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    What is meant by benign esophageal stricture? Benign esophageal stricture is narrowing or tightening of the esophagus. In other words, it is a condition in which the diameter of the esophagus becomes narrow. Esophagus is a muscular tube that connects the throat to the stomach and transports food to the stomach. It is about 8 inches long and is lined by pink moist tissue called mucosa. The word benign means that the condition is cancerous yet harmless and it can’t spread to other parts of the body.

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  • May 12, 2014 at 8:48 AM

    Pes anserine bursitis: causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

    Pes anserine bursitis is an inflammatory condition of pes anserine bursa of knee joint, involving the medial (the region facing the other knee) or inferio-medial aspect (same region but slightly below) of knee. But to understand the concept behind pes anserine bursitis, you should be having clear cut knowledge about the normal anatomy and physiology of pes anserine bursa.

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