Category: Health FAQ 2

Congestion of pelvic organs refers to the congestion of the blood vessels in the organs found in the pelvic cavity, the female reproductive organs. Pelvic congestion is a syndrome (one that has many associated signs and symptoms). It is caused …

Skin pitting is an indentation of the skin when poked by finger of about 5 to 10 seconds. It is due to edema, where the spaces between tissues swell as a result of accumulation of body fluids. In the breast …

What is Gynecomastia?

It is the abnormal development of mammary gland in males, and is manifested by enlargement of the breast. The disease is not harmful but may indicate a warning sign of an underlying serious disease.  The symptom often …

How You Can Treat Phimosis

What is phimosis? It is the condition where the foreskin of the penis is narrow and thickened and that it cannot be retracted from the head of the penis. It is usually congenital but there …

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Hi, my daughter is 4 years old and her doc told me her kidney has a different shape. 1 out of 500 can have that. I just need to know how dangerous it is and what special I should …

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I am a hypothyroid patient. I have been taking 150mcg of eltroxin for the past 10yrs. Does this have any implication? Is it true that this can cause calcium depletion and eventually lead to osteoporosis? Do I need to …

Question: I had bleeding with stools about a couple of months back. Now I use Himalaya’s Pilex but it has not shown any benefit. Can you suggest a treatment?

Answer: Bleeding from anus or rectum in medical parlance …

Question: What is the most effective way to stop recurrence of urinary tract infection and prevention of other related symptoms? The patient is 63 years old, having twice or thrice recurrent UTI, mild fever and headache. He has taken …

Having a swollen thumb will not only cause you discomfort, it also prohibits you from doing some of your regular daily activities. There could be several causes of swollen thumb. Some of these are brought by the following circumstances:

Swollen …

When you stand up quickly, gravity pulls blood from your brain towards your feet and doesn’t return to the brain until the next heart beat. This is why we sometimes experience dizziness when standing.

Why Do I Get Dizzy When

Even after taking precautions there will always be some stains of the hair dye on your skin. Here are some of the tips and remedies for removing hair dye from skin:

Tips to Remove Hair Dye from Skin

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Embryo transfer is one of the steps in in vitro fertilization (IVF). It is the process where an embryo is transferred intravaginally. A transfer catheter is used and is loaded with embryos. They are then expelled to the uterus where …

After a gallbladder is removed, you may experience post gallbladder removal symptoms and problems that usually indicates infection. The moment you start experiencing the following symptoms of infection, you must consult your doctor immediately:

Symptoms and Signs after Removal of

Colds can give us a lot of discomforts apart from the constant itching in our throat. In particular, when the mucus dries out near our nostrils, it will result to a dry and cracked skin. Or just after your cold, …

Every now and then, you will find that you ate something that does not agree with you and you find that you are suffering from an upset stomach. You will often find that with an upset stomach come other problems …

Using food as a means to alleviate nausea may seem a far-fetched possibility, but yes, there are foods that you can eat to alleviate nauseous feeling. While there are various causes why we feel nauseous, it has been proven that …

Rehabilitation of the quadriceps is highly dependent on the grade of injury and the activity or sport the person is participating in. The more rigorous the exercise or sport is, the longer it will take for the quadriceps rehabilitation process …

Dark colored feces or stool have deeper color (usually dark green, maroon, or black) other than the usual brown or yellowish brown color. Feces is a waste product from digestion of the food we eat. It takes its brown color …

One of the known ideal sources of omega-3 fatty acids is flaxseed oil, and one of the questions that people may have concerning this healthy seed is where can one buy them. A lot of people do not know where …

Many women today are expressing concern’”largely due to false beliefs’”that the size of her ovaries will affect her ability to conceive. Nonetheless, due to the concerns that the issue has raised, it is important to determine the normal size of …