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How Long Does Marijuana Stay In Your System

By on July 7th, 2016 in Pharmacy

July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

How long does Marijuana (THC) stay in your system? Marijuana has been noted as the most frequently used drug in the United States of America. The CDC has expressed that 50 million people have at least tried the drug. Another study showed that more than 30% of citizens use marijuana. (5) Many employers require testing […]

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Ingrown pubic hair

By on June 4th, 2016 in Diseases and Conditions

June 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

An ingrown pubic hair is when a previously cut or shaven hair reenters the skin and causes inflammation and infection. This inflammation of the hair follicle is called folliculitis. The hair follicle could be infected with bacteria, virus, fungal or parasitic types of infections. But most commonly it is noninfectious. Symptoms of Ingrown pubic hair? […]

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Leukopenia

By on May 23rd, 2016 in Diseases and Conditions

May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

What is Leukopenia? Synonyms: leukopenia, agranulocytosis, leukocytopenia. Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing defines leukopenia (pronounced: [loo″ko-pe´ne-ah]) as “any condition in which the number of leukocytes (white blood cells) in the circulating blood is lower than normal, the lower limit of which is generally regarded as 4000-5000 WBCs/mm3” [1]. Recent medical workups have […]

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White Bump on the Eyelid

By on May 1st, 2016 in Diseases and Conditions

May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A white bump on the eyelid is likely to be a stye or milia. These usually appear as tiny pimple-like elevations along the eyelid rim or lash line. Pain in the affected area can be present or absent. They are usually filled with pus or a clear fluid, making it appear whitish or yellowish. Other […]

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Plum and Everything about it

By on June 16th, 2015 in Nutrition and Diet

June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Plums and Everything about it A plum is a fruit that belongs in the subgenus Prunus under the genus Prunus. The subgenus, Prunus, can be differentiated from the other subgenera (cherries, peaches, etc.) by the presence of solitary side buds which are not clustered, a terminal bud, a groove which runs down one side, a […]

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Okra

By on June 13th, 2015 in Nutrition and Diet

June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Okra Okra plant is a flowering plant that belongs in the family of mallows. It is highly known for its edible green seed pods. It is also known as “ladies’ fingers (in English Speaking countries), gumbo (in French), guigambo (in Spanish), or bamia (in Middle East) [1]. Scientifically, it is named as Abelmoschus esculentus. Usually, […]

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Date Fruit

By on June 10th, 2015 in Nutrition and Diet

June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

What is a date fruit ? A date is a fruit grown from the date palm, a tree that is native in Middle East and Northern America [1]. The English name of the fruit, date, as well as the species wherein it is classified from, the dactylifera, are both derived from the Greek word, daktulos, […]

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Jicama

By on June 3rd, 2015 in Nutrition and Diet

June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jicama is a plant under the perennial vine type which grows in countries with tropical to semi-tropical climate. Its growth can be compared to lima bean or any other type of bean plants. However, what sets it apart from the other bean species plants is its fleshy, globular, starchy, and turnip-like edible root underneath the […]

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How Are Teeth Numbered ?

By on May 30th, 2015 in Dental Health

May 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Teeth Numbers Teeth are very important parts that serve as grinding apparatus in the oral cavity. They are fixed in the jaw.  Human teeth are diphyodont, i.e. they are replaced only once in the lifetime while teeth of nonmammalian vertebrates are polyphydont, i.e. they are replaced throughout life. The different types of teeth in a […]

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Pistachios – Nutritional Value and Health Benefits

By on May 25th, 2015 in Nutrition and Diet

May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pistachios : Complete Guide Pistachio is a plant that has a bushy, broad, dioecious, and medium-sized tree. It is known to have origins in the West Asia region. [1]. Pistachio trees are mostly found in countries such as Greece, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Iran, Italy, and United States. The seeds that the tree produces are widely […]

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