Diseases & Conditions

Pneumonia and Ways to Prevent it

Pneumonia is a medical condition that affects a person’s lungs. More specifically, this inflammatory disease affects alveoli, which are microscopic air sacs in a person’s lungs. Instead of these alveoli having air, they will have fluid…


Do you Know all about Common Cold?

A common cold is an infection that is most times taken lightly but can very easily affect someone’s immune system making them feeling very sick and miserable. Most of the people with this infection usually end up feeling like their entire bodies are sick thus ending up being unable to carry out their…


How to Manage High Blood Pressure without Medication

Lifestyle diseases pose a continuous threat to our very own survival. Today, conditions such as cancer, obesity and high blood pressure kill more people than what you would traditionally consider typical diseases. High blood pressure, or hypertension, is among the most widely spread conditions in…


Alzheimer's Cause Possibly Spotted for the First Time ever

Alzheimer’s disease is a medical condition known to every one of us. It has mostly mental but also physical consequences that are devastating to both the patient and the people in his or her close environment.

Even though most people have linked Alzheimer’s disease simply with a loss…


Understanding Iron Deficiency Anemia and Folate Deficiency Anemia

Anemia is a medical condition characterized by low blood cell count as well as low hemoglobin level. There are different types of anemia with the most common ones being iron deficiency anemia (IDA) and folate deficiency anemia. Since time immemorial, the similarities and contrasting differences between…


Alzheimer’s Disease – Basic Information

Memory loss and difficulties with thinking are some of the symptoms associated with a medical condition known as dementia. Such symptoms manifest themselves when brain cells are getting damaged by some diseases.…


Cases of Pulmonary Hypertension on the Rise

The number of new patients suffering from pulmonary hypertension has been rising fast in the last few years as indicated by the surge in new cases, a report from UK’s the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC)…


Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Plays a Critical Role in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Plays a Critical Role in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

Due to its rarity, the impact of Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is usually underestimated, however new…


Determining Whether Prostatitis Leads to Cancer Still A Challenge

Despite numerous studies on there is no conclusive report that shows prostatitis can actually lead to prostate cancer.

For many decades medics,…


Lower Respiratory Tract Infection Account for a Big Percentage of ER Visits

Lower respiratory tract infections which make up a large percentage of infectious diseases are ranked as among the main reasons people visit the emergency rooms(ER), latest study shows.

The Journal…