Category: Medical Condition

Common Eye Problems, and How To Safely Fix Them For Improved Eyesight

For many people, the idea that you can correct your vision is more than a notion; it’s a lifelong dream. More than ever, we are using our eyes to stare at the small type and images on computer screens, televisions, and cell phones leading to eye fatigue and an increase in age-related eye problems. Ways To Fix The ...

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Candidiasis

There are many kinds of fungus that live in the human body, and one type is the Candida. It’s a type of yeast that normally lives in small amounts in places like the mouth and belly, or on the skin without causing any problems. However, when the environment is right, the yeast can multiply and grow out of control. Candidiasis ...

Anal Fissure

An anal fissure is a tear in the lining of the lower rectum (anal canal). This tear causes pain during bowel movements, but usually don't lead to more serious problems. Most anal fissures (short-term (acute) anal fissures) heal with home treatment after a few days or weeks, and if you have an anal fissure that hasn't ...

Experiencing the Urge to Urinate but Nothing Comes Out? Read This

Urine is produced by the kidneys to help eliminate excess waste as your body digests food and uses nutrients. This is to maintain the body’s fluid and acidity balance. The kidneys filter the blood removing waste and alter the composition of the waste, and it mostly contains excess water that was used to help break ...

Bleeding Hemorrhoids And What To Do About Them

Hemorrhoids (pronounced HEM-uh-roids), are swollen veins in your anus and lower rectum. They are also called piles and are similar to varicose veins. Hemorrhoids have a number of causes, but most often, the cause is unknown, and they may result from straining during bowel movements or from the increased pressure on these veins during pregnancy. ...

The Truth About Popcorn Lung (Bronchiolitis Obliterans)

Popcorn lung is a serious and irreversible medical condition in which the tiny air sacs in the lungs become scarred and constricted, resulting in no air movement or oxygen-carbon dioxide exchange in the lungs. Over time, inflammation associated with popcorn lung causes lung tissues and airways to scar and narrow. This makes breathing difficult. Popcorn lung is also known ...

Fever Blister: Causes, Remedies, and More

Fever blisters are caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). This virus is passed from one person to another by saliva (either directly, or by drinking from the same cup) or by skin contact. Fever blisters (Cold sores) usually appear as clusters of tiny blisters on the lip. About 8 out of 10 people ...