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    Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) Disorders – Symptoms and Causes

    What is Temporomandibular joint (TMJ)? The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint that connects your lower jaw bone  (mandible) to your skull. The joint is present on both sides of your head in front of your ears. It helps in  the opening and closure of your jaw, allowing you to speak and eat. The abbreviation […] More

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    Chronic Pain – Causes and Treatment

    Everyone experiences random aches and pains. In fact, sudden pain is an important reaction of the nervous system that helps aware you to possible injury. During an injury, pain signals travel from the injured area through your spinal cord and to your brain.Pain can be acute or chronic . Pain will often become less severe […] More

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    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) – Causes and Symptoms

    What is Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) ? Chronic fatigue syndrome or CFS is a serious disorder characterized by extreme fatigue or tiredness that doesn’t disappears with rest and can’t be explained by an fundamental medical condition.(1) Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) or systemic exertion intolerance disease (SEID). The causes of CFS […] More

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    Endometriosis – Causes and Treatment

    What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a disorder in which abnormal growth of endometrial tissues occurs outside of your uterine cavity. Endometrium is the inner lining of your uterus.(1) Endometriosis occurs when endometrial tissue grows on your ovaries, bowel, and tissues of your pelvic region. It’s atypical for endometrial tissue to spread beyond your pelvic region, […] More

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    Endocarditis – Symptoms and Causes

    What is endocarditis? Endocarditis is inflammation of the inner lining of your heart, called the endocardium. Generally it is caused by bacteria. When the inflammation occurs due to infection, the condition is called infective endocarditis. Endocarditis is  not common in people with healthy hearts.(1) What are the symptoms of endocarditis? The symptoms of endocarditis aren’t always severe, […] More

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    Coronary Artery Disease – Causes, Symptoms and More

    Coronary artery disease (CAD) or coronary heart disease diminishes blood flow in the arteries that provide blood to the heart. CAD is the most common form of heart disease and affects around 16.5 million Americans over the age of 20.(1) It is the major cause of death in the United States for both men and women.It’s estimated that every 40 seconds, […] More

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    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) – Symptoms and Causes

    What is inflammatory bowel disease Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) represents a group of intestinal disorders that leads to long term inflammation of the digestive tract. The digestive tract includes the mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and large intestine. It’s responsible for break down of food, absorption of the nutrients, and removing any undugested material and […] More

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    Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) – Symptoms and Causes

    What Is Congenital Heart Disease? Congenital heart disease, also known as congenital heart defect, is a heart deformity present at birth. The problem can affect: the heart walls the heart valves the blood vessels There are various types of congenital heart defects. They can range from simple conditions that don’t even show any symptoms to […] More

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    Atherosclerosis – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    What is atherosclerosis? Atherosclerosis is a hardening and narrowing of the arteries due to buildup of plaque. Arteries are the blood vessels that transport blood away from the heart to the rest of your body.(1) As you get older, fats, cholesterol, and calcium can deposit in your arteries and leads to the formation of plaque. The formation of plaque makes it […] More

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    Arrhythmia – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

    What is arrhythmia? An arrhythmia is a abnormal or irregular rythm the heart in which heartbeat became either too fast or too slow. It occurs when electrical impulses that direct and regulate heartbeats don’t work properly. This makes the heartbeat: too fast (tachycardia) too slow (bradycardia) too early (premature contraction) too irragularly (fibrillation) Almost everyone will […] More

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    Interstitial cystitis (IC) – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    What is interstitial cystitis? Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a chronic inflammatory condition which leads to bladder pressure or pain. It also produces the following symptoms: pain and pressure in pelvic or abdominal region frequent urination urgency (feeling like you need to urinate, even just after urinating) incontinence (accidental leakage of urine) Discomfort which can range […] More

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    Fibromyalgia – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

    Fibromyalgia is a common and chronic syndrome of persistent widespread pain, stiffness ,mental distress and sleep or memory issues. Symptoms of fibromyalgia can be confused with those of arthritis, or joint inflammation. However, arthritis, it has not been found to cause joint or muscle inflammation and destruction like arthritis. It is seen as a rheumatic condition, in […] More

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    Pain – Causes, Treatment and More

    What is Pain? Pain is a general term that describes unpleasent sensations in the body which is triggered by the nervous system in response to any damage or abnormality it the body. Pain can range from annoying to debilitating, and it can feel like a sharp intense or a dull ache. Pain can also be […] More

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    Chest Pain – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    What is chest pain? Chest pain  which can be caused by various conditions such as heart or lungs diseases. It is one of the most common reasons that people visit the emergency room. Chest pain differs depending on the person. It also varies in: quality intensity duration location It may feel like a sharp, instense […] More

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    Dizziness – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Dizziness is the feeling of lightheadedness, spinning head woozy, or unbalanced. It affects the sensory organs, particularly the eyes and ears, so it can sometimes cause fainting. Dizziness is not a disease, but rather a symptom of various complications. Vertigo and disequilibrium may lead to a feeling of dizziness, but those two terms describe different […] More