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Fatigue causes Irritation and health problems

Fatigue causes Irritation and health problems

There are a number of factors that cause fatigue and in turn fatigue causes a number of health conditions. Causes of fatigue The people who are most commonly affected by fatigue are those who stay outside of the home for the majority of the day and those with a particularly hectic schedule. However there is [...]

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Use of a fertility calculator

Use of a fertility calculator

A fertility calculator is a useful tool, which is used to identify the day that a woman is next going to ovulate and therefore when she is going to be most fertile. Introduction A fertility calculator is a basic tool that can be found and used for free online. All it requires is for you [...]

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Fetal Development

Fetal Development

Fetal development is the term used to describe the process beginning with the fertilization of an egg all the way through to the birth of the baby. There are many stages required for proper fetal development. Pre-embryonic stage This stage is the part of the fetal development that includes fertilization and implantation of the egg. [...]

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Osgood Schlatters Disease: A Growing Disease

Osgood Schlatters Disease: A Growing Disease

Are you a youngster who participates in athletic sports and experiences swollen and painful knees? It might turn out that you have Osgood Schlatters disease. The Osgood Schlatters disease is actually a syndrome and not a disease. A syndrome is a collection of symptoms that may have many etiologies (causes). However, Osgood Schlatters disease (syndrome) [...]

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Treating Fever Blisters With Home Remedies

Treating Fever Blisters With Home Remedies

Fever blisters are commonly caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 as well as the herpes simplex virus type 2. Type 1 (HSV-1) is the most common with 85 percent of the world population having been infected at some point in their life. Fever blisters are just one of the symptoms that accompany a [...]

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Lactobacillus acidophilus

Lactobacillus acidophilus

Lactobacillus acidophilus is commonly referred to as a ‘friendly bacteria’. It is naturally present in the small intestine and the vagina and helps in the maintenance of a healthy digestive system. It is commonly found in food products such as yogurt and soy products – indeed many companies now promote products specifically on their content [...]

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What you should know about levaquin side effects

What you should know about levaquin side effects

Levaquin is a broad spectrum anti-biotic typically used in the treatment of bronchitis, pneumonia, Chlamydia, streptococcus, E. Coli and staphylococcus as well as severe, life threatening bacterial infections that may have failed to respond to other anti-biotic medications. There are a number of levaquin side effects – ranging from mild to severe – which the [...]

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Lichen sclerosus

Lichen sclerosus

Lichen sclerosus is a rare, prolonged skin condition. This disease results in patchy, thin skin that may cause permanent scarring and which may affect any part of the body – however, it is most often found around the genitals or anus and is a known risk factor for both penile and vulva cancers. Most commonly [...]

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Recognizing leukemia symptoms

Recognizing leukemia symptoms

Leukemia is the most common form of childhood cancer and is commonly referred to as bone marrow or blood cancer. This type of condition is most often seen in children between the ages of two and six, but is also known to develop in babies and young infants. Leukemia symptoms are similar no matter the [...]

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Why we need Kidney Dialysis

Why we need Kidney Dialysis

Our kidneys filter the waste from our blood naturally but whenever we have a problem with the kidneys this process must be done artificially. The name given to this process is dialysis or kidney dialysis. If a kidney does not function because of damage or illness then that lack of renal function must be carried [...]

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Knee Injuries – How to avoid them when skiing

Knee Injuries – How to avoid them when skiing

Many of us have been on the slopes and had an accident but if you are one of the lucky ones and it hasn’t happened to you then it is more than likely you know someone who has had a knee injury due to skiing. Although it can be very difficult to avoid an accident [...]

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Healthy Kidneys and Superfoods

Healthy Kidneys and Superfoods

Keeping our kidneys healthy as part of our overall healthy body regime has now became a little easier. Just by eating certain foods your kidneys can get a boost, and the good thing is that there must be some things that most people will like on the list of super foods which help our kidneys [...]

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Kidney Transplant s – The Big Picture

Kidney Transplant s – The Big Picture

Kidney transplants are used as a treatment for patients who have kidney failure and are considered to be a suitable candidate for a transplant. It is a surgery that involves transplanting a donated healthy kidney into the body of the patient. If the procedure is a success this means the patient no longer has to [...]

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Kidney Stones and their symptoms

Kidney Stones and their symptoms

As soon as people talk about kidney stones most of us squirm at the thought of having to pass them. Women who have had their children say that the pain experienced when passing a kidney stone is not dissimilar to childbirth. A kidney stone is a mass that is made up of crystals that have [...]

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Influenza B and how to deal with it

Influenza B and how to deal with it

Influenza B is a virus that can occur at any time of the year and this virus can only be passed by humans. There are some similarities between influenza A and B symptoms but there are a couple of marked differences such as the influenza A virus can be passed from birds and normally influenza [...]

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Kidney Infection Symptoms

Kidney Infection Symptoms

Suffering from pain in the lower back can be very debilitating to a patient. But trying to find out the exact cause of this pain can be very difficult. This is as a result of the complex muscular skeletal system. It may be the cause of the pain is muscular and this could be as [...]

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Kidney Cancer Treatment Can Be Less Invasive with Modern Treatments

Kidney Cancer Treatment Can Be Less Invasive with Modern Treatments

Early diagnosis of kidney cancer, like every other cancer, is crucial to give the patient the best chance of recovery. Symptoms such as rapid weight loss without any apparent reason, having blood in your urine or perhaps feeling a lump on your side are all common indicators of kidney cancer. The rate of survival of [...]

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Kids Health may Predict Future Problems for Parents

Kids Health may Predict Future Problems for Parents

A new study has found that parents who have children with high blood pressure or high cholesterol levels are at a greater risk of developing heart disease and diabetes. The study found that by measuring the blood pressure, cholesterol levels and weight of a 12 year old helped to predict the risks of their parent [...]

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Kidney Stone Symptoms

Kidney Stone Symptoms

Many people who suffer from kidney stones report experiencing one of the first kidney stone symptoms. This is suffering from extreme and sudden pain that normally appears either first thing in the morning or through the night. As the kidney stone begins to move into the urinary tract the urine flow is blocked, patients report [...]

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Knee Problems and how to avoid them

Knee Problems and how to avoid them

Are you put off doing exercise because you don’t want to suffer from pain in the knees and joints or you already have knee problems? Experiencing knee pain during a workout is very common and more so as we age. If you are suffering from knee pain when taking part in exercise make an appointment [...]

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