As people get older and live longer they may suffer from many associated health problems. Delirium is one such occurrence that many elderly persons are known to be affected with. This may often disturb their regular living. Delirium in simple …

Serous cystadenoma of pancreas is a benign tumor of pancreas. This cystic neoplasm is made up of several small cysts spread into a honeycomb like appearance. Serous cystadenoma of pancreas is mainly present in women, especially over the age of …

Poroma is a benign tumor of sweat glands. Sweat glands secrete sweat which keeps the skin well hydrated. Human skin has three types of sweat glands namely eccrine glands, apocrine glands and sebaceous sweat glands. Eccrine poroma originates from eccrine …

Selective sound sensitivity syndrome is a chronic medical condition in which the affected individual has exacerbated emotional reaction to a particular sound. It is also called misophonia, which literally means hatred of sound. A person suffering from misophonia upon hearing …

Spring time is the most joyous season of the year. It is in fact considered to be the queen of all seasons. This season follows after cold winter. Spring is the season where the whole nature is at its fullest …

We all sometime or the other stay away from home in a new place. May be in a hotel while on a holiday or a business trip or at a friend’s place etc. Often we come across people staying in …

Choledocholithiasis is a condition that occurs due to stone in the common bile duct. Gall stones generally develop in the gall bladder. Gallbladder is small sac located below liver. Its main function is to collect and store bile, a thick …

Cold hands and feet commonly is not a big issue as it can occur due to cold temperature. It can be body’s natural temperature mechanism in some people that may cause temporary coldness in extremities. However, if your hands and …

Summer is one of the four seasons in the year. It falls between spring and autumn. Although the climate is hot in summer, people in some part of world are quiet excited as they can do plenty of outdoor activities …

Human stomach is situated in the upper part of abdomen. It is a hollow bag like structure with a basic function of breaking down food so that it can be easily digested by the intestine. Many people often get frightened …

Pain in toe with a varying degree of severity can be due to many underlying health problems. Toe pain is often accompanied with concomitant symptoms such as swelling, burning, tingling, pus formation etc. Pain can be constant or episodic, meaning …

As you get older it is not uncommon to experience problems in your normal sleep pattern. Often older people find it difficult to fall asleep easily or stay asleep for long period of time as compared to when they were …

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune inflammatory disease affecting almost 1 percent of world’s population. The disease primarily affects synovial joints causing severe pain, swelling, and stiffness ultimately leading to joint deformities. The exact cause of rheumatoid arthritis is not …

Hunger is a biological need that instigates you to eat food. Feeling hungry is not bad at all as it is the way your body signals for the need of fuel to sustain various functions and metabolic activities. But if …

There are many people who may be intrigued when they feel their stomach has grown bigger without gaining weight. This may be a cause of concern for them. Abdominal bloating can have influence on your waist circumference. You may experience …

Soda, sparkling water, pop whatever you name, they all are carbonated drinks popularly referred as soft drinks. Soda has become a latest trend in beverages. Almost everyone must have consumed soda sometime or the other, but some of them drink …

Angiomyolipoma is a non cancerous tumor composed of fat cells, blood vessels, and smooth muscles. This tumor can develop in any part of body such as the pancreas or adrenal glands, but it is predominantly seen in kidneys. Renal angiomyolipoma …

Puffer fish is found in coastal areas of Indian Ocean and waters of South Pacific Ocean. Eating puffer fish can often cause food poisoning which can have high mortality rate. This sea fish is considered to be poisonous because of …

Sea anemones are marine creatures named after ornately colored anemone flower that they resemble on land. They belong to the same family of jelly fish, sea pens and corals. Sea anemones live deep inside the sea mostly on the ocean …

Abdominal weight gain has become a great concern than ever before in modern day life. Weight gain in this area occurs due to collection of fat. Unhealthy fat accumulation around the mid section of your body in medical terminology is …