Hypertension or high blood pressure is often called a “silent disease” because you usually don’t know that you have it, thus making it dangerous.
One of the scariest conditions to think about is having a brain aneurysm. Many people automatically think death when they think aneurysm, but how many people actually know what an aneurysm is?
Lassa fever disease occurs more often in the dry season, rather than in the rainy season. There have been reports of over 40 deaths in 12 states of Nigeria within the last one year alone.
Florence Rena Sabin is one of the first women in science who made a considerable contribution to her field of study.
In a study involving 120 patients with moderate to severe erectile dysfunction and chronic periodontitis, 60 patients received treatment for their gum disease, while the other half did not. These test subjects filled out questionnaires about their erectile function, and patients who r...
Men due to their busy life and tensions of daily routine suffered more from hypertension as compared to women. In this article you will find different ways of treating hypertension.
Almonds enhance the healthy sex life, and men should also exercise to strengthen the lower abdomen.
Poor circulation can be something as simple as sitting the wrong way for to long, or it can be a much more serious condition. If you suspect you may have poor circulation, it is important that you talk to your doctor as soon as you can. You can use these useful tips to help increase y...
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Puffy eyes or swelling around the eyes, refers to the appearance of swelling in the tissues around the eyes, called the orbits. It is almost exclusively caused by fluid buildup around the eyes, or periorbital edema. Minor puffiness usually detectable below the eyes only is often calle...
The clinical manifestations of sickle cell anemia vary markedly in severity and frequency. The most acute symptoms of the disease occur during periods of exacerbation called crises. There are four types of episodic crises vaso-occlusive, splenic sequestion, aplastic, and hyperhemolyti...
A lot of people who suffer from high blood pressure want to know how to improve blood circulation, a common symptom of HBP and surprisingly, a cause as well. If your legs feel tight or painful when you walk and are swelling up below the knees and around the ankles, you may be sufferin...
We rarely hear about cancer that attacks the heart. We will learn two of them.
Tobacco smoking is injurious to health. This article provides information on various health risks of smoking.
Brain strokes are the third largest killer of the modern world, after the deadly heart attacks and cancer. Modern life style changes and climatic changes are increasing risk factors of brain strokes.
Purines are an important chemical component in our genes but when we eat too many foods containing purines, we put ourselves at risk and illness can occur. Read on to find out more.
Congenital heart defect is a defect or several abnormalities involving the chambers, valves, or blood vessels present at birth. Some of these defects are usually mild and easily repaired and others are life threatening.