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Thyromegaly

By on September 11th, 2017 in Diseases and Conditions

September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Definition The thyroid gland is responsible in producing thyroid hormone. It is butterfly shaped and located just below the Adam’s apple in male and in the lower part of the neck in female. A thyroid gland that grows out of control could lead to a condition called thyromegaly or popularly known as goiter. Thyroid hormone […]

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Is Hypnosis Real ?

By on June 6th, 2017 in Uncategorized

June 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hypnosis or hypnotic, or hypnotherapy is a state wherein your focus and concentration is heightened. It is done under the supervision of a therapist. To heighten your focus and concentration, the therapist will use mental images and verbal repetition. When you are in the hypnosis state, you will feel calm and relax. The state of […]

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How to get rid of a Hickey ?

By on May 4th, 2017 in Uncategorized

May 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

What is a hickey ? It is a bruise caused by suction. The suctioning process causes the tiny blood vessels under the skin to burst. The vein ruptures, which causes the blood to leak out and forming a bruise. The severity of the mark depends on how hard the suck on the skin. Hickey can […]

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Amoxicillin Rash

By on March 7th, 2017 in Skin

March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Amoxicillin is an antibiotic belonging to the penicillin family. It is used to treat bacterial infection and available in many forms like tablet, capsule, and oral suspension. It is one of the medicines that causes rash to people who are sensitive to it. The rash is accompanied by other symptoms and usually disappear on their […]

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Lipolysis

By on March 3rd, 2017 in Diseases and Conditions

March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

What is Lipolysis? Definition : Lipolysis (1) is the process of breaking down lipids including triglycerides stored in the fat tissues to generate energy. Today, it is a widely used non-surgical way of removing fat deposits in various parts of the body. It removes fats around the waist, chin, under the upper arms, and abdomen. […]

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Roseola Rash

By on March 3rd, 2017 in Uncategorized

March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Roseola Rash Roseola is a mild viral infection common in young children. It is also called sixth disease, exanthema subitum, and roseola infantum (2). It is characterized by a sudden onset of high fever that lasts for about three to five days, nasal congestion, and loose stool. Once the fever subsides, roseola rashes will appear. Diffuse […]

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Anisocytosis

By on March 1st, 2017 in Diseases and Conditions

March 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Definition Anisocytosis is a condition in which the red blood cells are unequal in size. It is common in people suffering from anemia, thalassemia, and other types of blood cell disorders. It comes from the word “aniso” which means dissimilar or unequal and “cytosis” meaning movement of or features of cells. Anisocytosis represents a serious […]

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Inflamed Colon

By on February 23rd, 2017 in Diseases and Conditions

February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Inflammation of the colon is medically known as colitis or inflammatory bowel disease. Health experts associate the condition to weak immune system, hereditary, and environmental factors. There is no definite cure for inflamed colon. The focus of care is palliative or easing the symptoms of the disease. Image 1: A view of the colon comparing […]

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Itchy Ankles

By on February 20th, 2017 in Skin

February 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Are your ankles itchy? Does the itch bother you? Did it lead you to scratching your ankle frequently? If yes, then you are suffering from itchy ankles. Such condition is fairly common but at times can be serious and proper care of the ankles should be done. Americans and Caucasians are usually a victim of […]

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Greenstick Fracture

By on February 12th, 2017 in Diseases and Conditions

February 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Most of us are aware of the medical term, ‘fracture’. It means breakage of bones. Fractures are caused when the tensile strength of the bone is overcome by the deforming forces acting on the bones. There are different types of fracture based on the bone in which it occur and the mechanism by which it […]

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