Category: Health FAQ 6

Sinus Surgery Complications

Sinus surgery is preformed as a treatment therapy for management of chronic sinusitis. Though there are several other conditions, which may mandate the need for a sinus surgery. Some of the conditions include,

  • Recurrent sinusitis which doesn’t

Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency

Pyruvate dehydrogenase complex deficiency is a rare disorder, which occurs in the early childhood and after the birth. It is a genetic disorder.

Normally pyruvate dehydrogenase complex is made up of three enzymes namely pyruvate dehydrogenase …

Pyruvate carboxylase deficiency is an inherited genetic disorder, where lactic acid gets accumulated in the blood to a toxic level. The nervous system is vulnerable for the damage due to high level of lactic acid.

Children born with pyruvate carboxylase …

Low Pseudocholinesterase Levels

Pseudocholinesterase deficiency is a rare genetic disorder, where there is a deficiency of the enzyme pseudocholinesterase. It makes a person sensitive to any anesthetic agents, especially succinylcholine. It is used as a muscle relaxant during surgery.

Doctors …

Eye Makeup Remover Natural

There are several reasons, for which one may opt for natural eye makeup remover. These include,

  • Extremely sensitive skin: In women with extremely sensitive skins, the use of cosmetic removers may result in excessive irritation and

When the blood supply to the brain stem is disrupted, it can lead to brain stem stroke. Brain stem controls many vital body functions. The stroke originating from brain stem at times is a fatal condition. Therefore immediate and quick …

Adrenal Deficiency

Adrenal deficiency or insufficiency is a condition characterized by inadequate production of steroid hormone namely cortisol. Occasionally the condition may be associated with impaired production of aldosterone which regulates sodium and potassium metabolism in the body.

Adrenal Deficiency

Hypertension, commonly referred as high blood pressure, is a condition in which the pressure at which the blood flows in the body is chronically elevated, beyond normal. It can be classified as either essential or secondary. High blood pressure increases …

Protease Enzyme Deficiency

Among the three important nutrition needed by your body, protein ranks first in its importance, the other two being carbohydrates and fats. No doubt it deserves its name protein, which in Greek means of “first importance”.

Protein …

Leukocytes are white cells present in the blood and in the lymphatic system. Their main function is to protect the body from various infection and diseases. They are produced in the bone marrow.

There are five types of leucocytes; neutrophils, …

Tightening in chest is a subjective symptom which alarms the patient, however slight it may be.

The sufferer often thinks it to be something serious and associates it with heart or lung disease.

Even to the medical practitioner, it is …

Thyroxine is a supplement mainly used in people suffering from hypothyroidism. In this condition the thyroid hormone is not produced in enough quantity by the gland. Therefore outside supplementation becomes necessary to carry out normal body functions.

Thyroxine is given …

Lymphocytes are type of white blood cells which help to protect the body against bacteria and virus infection. Low lymphocyte count in medical term known as lymphocytopenia.

There is two layer of defense mechanism, the white blood cell present in …

Creatinine level is required to check the functioning of kidney. Creatine is a protein building block required by the muscles for performing various body activities.

The ability of the kidney to perform its function in health and disease can be …

Familial Lipoprotein Lipase Deficiency

Familial lipoprotein lipase deficiency is a rare genetic disorder, autosomal recessive disorder, where the person has grossly reduced enzyme protein lipase, which is needed for the breakdown of the fat molecules.

This disorder results in large …

Acetaminophen Liver Failure

Acetaminophen and paracetamol are the generic name for a commercially available famous drug called Tylenol.

Acetaminophen is popularly used drug for fever and as an effective pain killer in America.

The use of acetaminophen instead of aspirin, …