The parts of the body such as the mouth, oesophagus, stomach, and duodenum are the common areas where ulcers mostly erupt. Earlier it was assumed that stressful life and unhealthy diet contributed to the development of ulcers. However, it is now known that they are a repercussion of an infection caused by the corkscrew-shaped bacterium […]Read more "Home Remedies for Ulcers"
When the heart pumps blood to circulate it all over the body, a specific amount of force is exerted on the vessels. It is this pressure that is known as blood pressure. When a person has high blood pressure, the heart makes extra efforts for proper circulation of the blood. As a result, sufficient amount […]Read more "Why High Blood Pressure is a Health Concern?"
The scorching summer heat is hard on our bodies, our moods, and our electric bills. Don’t let the temperature get you down. It can be fun to get out and enjoy the sunshine, and the vitamin D provided by the sun can help your overall health. However, too much sun can be damaging and can […]Read more "Beat the heat"
Esophageous is a muscular tube that connects from mouth to the stomach. The veins in the lower esophagus in the stomach can become swollen when the blood flow of the liver is reduced. This blood build up may be due to scar tissue or formation of blood clot When liver blood flow is obstructed, blood […]Read more "Bleeding Esophageal Varics"
In common terms dyspepsia may be referred to as indigestion or upset stomach. It describes discomfort or pain in the upper stomach. It is not a symptom but a group of symptoms which a person experience them in their lifetime. It is caused by digestive acid coming in contact of the mucosa of the stomach […]Read more "Dyspepsia : Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment"
Amoebic Dysentery is caused by Entamoeba histolytica which lives in the lumen of large intestine of a human being as harmless minuta forms. When the resistance of gut is lowered in infected people, these become pathogenic, change to magna forms and invade the intestinal wall. They make their way deep into sub- mucosa by eating […]Read more "Amoebic Dysentery (Amoebiasis): Symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention"
Disease caused by Ascaris (round worm) is commonly called ascariasis. Ascariasis is caused by consuming food and water contaminated with infective eggs of Ascaris. Ascariasis is common among children. Ascariasis is one of the most common round worm infection. Ascariasis is generally common in places which lack modern sanitation. Symptoms Ascariasis due to larvae of […]Read more "ASCARIASIS : WORM INFECTION"