Iron Deficiency; 18 Warning Signs You May Have An Iron Deficiency

Iron Deficiency

Iron deficiency or sideropaenia, is the state in which a body has not enough (or not qualitatively enough) iron to supply its eventual needs. Iron is present in all cells in the human body and has several vital functions, such as carrying oxygen to the tissues from the lungs as a key Read More …

Dry Skin; Dfination, Causes, Symptoms, Health Tips, Prevention

Dry skin

Dry skin /xeroderma or xerodermia (also known as xerosis cutis), derived from the Greek words for “dry skin”, is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can safely be treated with emollients or moisturizers. Xeroderma occurs most commonly on the scalp, lower legs, arms, hands, the knuckles, the sides of Read More …

Psoriatic Arthritis; Defination, Types, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Complications, Prevention, Home Remedies

Psoriatic arthritis (also arthritis psoriatica, arthropathic psoriasis or psoriatic arthropathy) is a type of inflammatory arthritis that will develop in between 6 and 42% of people who have the chronic skin condition psoriasis. It is a long-term inflammatory arthritis that occurs in people Read More …

Osteoarthritis of Knee; Types, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA), which is also known as osteoarthrosis or degenerative joint disease (DJD), is a progressive disorder of the joints caused by gradual loss of cartilage and resulting in the development of bony spurs and cysts at the margins of Read More …

CBC (Complete Blood Count), Defination, Types, Normal Range,Results

CBC

Complete blood count (CBC) also known as a complete blood cell count, full blood count (FBC), or full blood exam(FBE), is a blood panel requested by a doctor or other medical professional that gives information about the cells in a patient’s blood, such as the cell count for each cell type and the concentrations of various proteins and Read More …

Spondylolisthesis; Defination, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Spondylolisthesis

Spondylolisthesis is a condition in which one vertebra slips forward over the one below it. It is a slipping of vertebra that occurs, in most cases, at the base of the spine. Spondylolysis, which is a defect or fracture of one Read More …

Ankylosing Spondylitis; Defination, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention,Home Remedies

Ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis  (Bechterew’s disease or Marie Struempell disease as it is also known) is a seronegative spondyloarthropathy or inflammatory form of arthritis that causes vertebrae in the spine to fuse together. This limits flexibility in the spine and may cause a Read More …

Cold Allergy; Defination, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Cold Allergy also known as allergic diseases are a number of conditions caused by hypersensitivity of the immune system to typically harmless substances in the environment. These diseases include hay fever, food allergies, atopic dermatitis, allergic asthma, and anaphylaxis. Symptoms may include red eyes, an itchy rash, sneezing, a runny nose, shortness of breath, or swelling. Food intolerances and food poisoning are Read More …

Lumbago /Backache; Defination, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Lumbago /Backache

Lumbago /Backache is a common disorder involving the muscles, nerves, and bones of the back. Pain can vary from a dull constant ache to a sudden sharp feeling. Low back pain may be classified by duration as acute (pain lasting less than 6 weeks), sub-chronic (6 to 12 weeks), Read More …