Health Problems & Treatment

August 2, 2023

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment Options

Pelvic inflammation is a common but critical disease faced by women and can lead to severe complications if left untreated. However, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment can cure the disease and mitigate the possibilities of future complications. Pelvic inflammatory disease is hard to diagnose as there are no obvious symptoms initially. But if you feel […]

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August 2, 2023

Pelvic inflammatory disease: Symptoms and the Causes

Pelvic inflammatory disease is an infection occurring in the female reproductive organs. It affects the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries. Mostly, it is caused by the sexually transmitted bacteria. However, some other factors can also increase your chances of having pelvic inflammatory disease. An untreated pelvic inflammatory disease can lead to serious implications related to […]

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August 2, 2023

Menopause: Meaning and the symptoms

Menopause refers to the completion or end of menstrual cycles in women. It can happen when a woman reaches the age of 40 or 50. It is a natural process. But in some cases, menstrual cycles can also stop by any injury or through surgeries. If a woman does not have her menstrual period for […]

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August 2, 2023

What is Laparoscopic Surgery?

Laparoscopy, which means looking inside the abdomen, is a less painful alternative to open surgery. The procedure is carried out using a laparoscope, a long, thin tube with an attached camera that is put inside the patient’s belly through a small incision (cut) of about 1 to 1.5 cm to examine the problem. The pictures […]

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August 2, 2023

Breast Cancer: Risk factors

Factors that are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer include Being female. Women are much more likely than men to develop breast cancer. Increasing age. Your risk of breast cancer increases as you age. A personal history of breast conditions. If you’ve had a breast biopsy that found lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) […]

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August 2, 2023

Breast Cancer: Symptoms and Causes

Breast cancer is cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts. Breast cancer can occur in both men and women, but it’s far more common in women. What are the symptoms? Signs and symptoms of breast cancer may include: ⦁ A breast lump or thickening that feels different from the surrounding tissue. ⦁ Change […]

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July 26, 2023

Kidney Stones: Prevention

Proper hydration is a key preventive measure. You should be drinking enough water to pass about 2.6 quarts of urine each day. Increasing the amount of urine, your pass helps flush the kidneys. You can substitute ginger ale, lemon-lime soda, and fruit juice for water to help you increase your fluid intake. If the stones […]

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July 26, 2023

Kidney Stones: Treatment

In the previous blog, we talked about the treatment for small stones. In this blog, we shall know about large stones treatment. Sound waves. For certain kidney stones— depending on size and location— your doctor may recommend a procedure called extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL). Surgery. A procedure called percutaneous nephrolithotomy involves surgically removing a […]

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July 26, 2023

Kidney Stones: Diagnosis & Treatment

Diagnosis Blood testing. Blood tests may reveal too much calcium or uric acid in your blood. Blood test results help monitor the health of your kidney. Urine testing. The 24-hour urine collection test may show that you’re excreting too many stone-forming minerals or too few stone-preventing substances. Imaging. Imaging tests may show kidney stones in […]

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July 26, 2023

Kidney Stones: Causes & Risks

Causes Kidney stones often have no definite cause, although several factors may increase your risk. Kidney stones form when your urine contains more crystal-forming substances than the fluid in your urine can dilute. At the same time, your urine may lack substances that prevent crystals from sticking together, forming stones. Risk factors Family or personal […]

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