RSSArchive for April, 2008

Pulmonary Hypertension: Most Rare And Also Dangerous Form Of Lung Disorder!

Pulmonary Hypertension: Most Rare And Also Dangerous Form Of Lung Disorder!

Pulmonary hypertension is the rare form of lung disorders, which usually begins with blockage of arteries of your heart. As a result of this narrowing of your tiny arteries, the resistance for the blood to flow through lungs increases and therefore it increases the pressure on your heart. Pulmonary hypertension is not curable but there […]

Inflammation To The Protective Layer Can Lead To Pericarditis!

Inflammation To The Protective Layer Can Lead To Pericarditis!

Pericardium is the thin lining which will always protect your heart. Protecting this protective lining of your heart is very much important in order to prevent certain acute or chronic heart diseases. When this protective layer gets rubbed or if comes in contact with the outer layer of your heart repeatedly, then it results in […]

Never Ignore Otitis Media In Your Kid!

Never Ignore Otitis Media In Your Kid!

Does your child frequently suffer with ear ache? This can be because of otitis media, inflammation in the middle ear of your kid. This inflammation usually begins with infections responsible for cold, sore throat or any other breathing or respiratory problems. Otitis media is the most common ear inflammation in children. It is believed that […]

What Are The Main Culprits That Cause Viral Gastroenteritis?

What Are The Main Culprits That Cause Viral Gastroenteritis?

Eating contaminated food can be very dangerous for you and it usually results in several gastro intestinal infections such as viral gastroenteritis. Several types of viruses are responsible for causing gastroenteritis, which mainly include astro viruses, rota virus, and noro virus. These viruses usually result in vomiting and diarrhea, when they enter into your stomach. […]

16 Tips To Rev Up Your Metabolism

16 Tips To Rev Up Your Metabolism

Do you want the kind of body that burns fat even in your sleep? There is a simple solution to this – just rev up your metabolism. If you already know that, then it’s okay. But are you following the mandatory things to make sure your internal fat burning furnace stays on for 24 hours? […]

Neuralgia: Pain Caused Due To Damage Or Irritation Of Nerves!

Neuralgia: Pain Caused Due To Damage Or Irritation Of Nerves!

Neuralgia is a sharp severe pain that usually takes place along a nerve or group of nerves. The pain of neuralgia usually reoccurs in irregular periods. Most of the times this stabbing pain is brief or concise, but it can be serious sometimes. In which particular areas of skin, this pain is more prominent? Neuralgia […]

How Infection On Your Bone Cause Osteomyelitis?

How Infection On Your Bone Cause Osteomyelitis?

Can you imagine, even your bone present deep inside your skin gets infection, known as Osteomyelitis. Pus producing bone infection can be either chronic or acute. Even though it remains in one location, it is quite capable to spread through out your bone marrow, a covering membrane of your bones. An infection can reach your […]

Some Health Conditions Can Be Responsible For Pleural Effusion!

Some Health Conditions Can Be Responsible For Pleural Effusion!

Have you ever heard about “water in the lungs”, also called pleural effusion? In general, very few amounts of pleural fluid are present in the pleural spaces of your lungs. This fluid is not detectable by your regular health check up or by any routine methods. When this accumulation of fluid is high in between […]

Bull's Eye Rash Is The Characteristic Feature Of Lyme Disease!

Bull’s Eye Rash Is The Characteristic Feature Of Lyme Disease!

Bacterium that causes Lyme disease is Borrelia burgdorferi. It is commonly caused by the bite of ticks. This bacterium enters through the Ixodes ticks when it bites an infected animal and then they are transmitted to the person. This further leads to Lyme disease. In most situations, the Lyme disease is reported to be seen […]

Kawasaki Disease Can Lead To Heart Problem In Your Kid!

Kawasaki Disease Can Lead To Heart Problem In Your Kid!

Are you aware of Kawasaki disease? It is the common inflammatory disease in children, which usually affects almost 80% of total kids, who are aged between 2 to 5. Though the exact cause for this health condition in children is not clear, some of the researchers consider it as an autoimmune disorder, which is mainly […]