Hepatitis: Types, Causes, Symptoms and Cure

An inflammation of the Liver Tissue is called hepatitis. It is usually caused by a virus while there may be other reasons for the same. There are various types of hepatitis depending on the nature of the virus that causes the condition. Other possible causes include autoimmune hepatitis and secondary effects of medications, drugs, alcohol […]
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Bronchiolitis-Types-Symptoms-Risks-Diagnosis

Bronchiolitis: Types, Symptoms, Risks & Diagnosis

Bronchiolitis is an inflammatory respiratory condition. It is caused by a virus which affects the smallest air passages in the lungs. Bronchioles control the airflow in the lungs. When they become infected or damaged, they can swell or become clogged. This blocks the flow of oxygen. Although it’s generally a childhood condition, bronchiolitis can also […]
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Panic Disorder: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Panic Disorder: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Panic disorder occurs when you experience recurring unexpected panic attacks. The panic attacks are abrupt surges of intense fear or discomfort that peak within minutes. People with the disorder often live in fear of having a panic attack. You may have a panic attack when you feel  sudden overwhelming emotions. You can also experience physical […]
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fibroadenoma of the breast

Fibroadenomas are solid, noncancerous breast lumps that occur most often in women between the ages of 15 and 35. A fibroadenoma might feel firm, smooth, rubbery or hard and has a well-defined shape. Usually, it will be painless but it feels like a marble in the breast, that moves easily under the skin when examined. […]
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Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a disease that often seen in the premature babies. This condition makes it difficult for the baby to breathe.
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Epilepsy (A Brain Disorder)

Epilepsy is a Neurological disorder that causes unpredictable seizures. It brings about a  sudden rush of electrical activity in the brain. Consult neurologist to get second opinion. There are two main types of seizures. Generalized seizures affect the whole brain. Focal, or partial seizures, affect just one part of the brain.
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Preterm Birth Short and Long-Term Complications

Preterm Birth Short and Long-Term Complications

A premature birth takes place more than three weeks before the baby is in due. In other words, a premature birth is one that occurs before the start of the 37th week of pregnancy. Normally, a pregnancy usually lasts about 40 weeks.
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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI Scan) of the Brain

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI Scan) of the Brain

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head is a non-invasive test which produces the detailed images of brain and the brain stem. An MRI machine can create the images using a magnetic field and radio waves. This test is also known as a brain MRI or a cranial MRI.
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Premenstrual Syndrome Symptoms

Premenstrual Syndrome Symptoms | Menstrual Problems

Menstrual cycles bring about a variety of uncomfortable symptoms leading up to your period. Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) encompasses the most common issues, such as mild cramping and fatigue, but the symptoms usually go away when your period begins.
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Gallbladder Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Complications

Gallbladder Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Complications

Gallbladder pain is an inclusive term that used to describe any pain due to the disease related to the gallbladder. The major gallbladder problems that produce gallbladder pain are biliary colic, cholecystitis, gallstones, pancreatitis, and ascending cholangitis. Symptoms vary and may be triggered by eating certain foods. Pain can be described as intermittent, constant, abdominal, […]
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