November 16, 2022
Autoimmune Skin Diseases And Their Symptoms

In an autoimmune disease, the body’s immune system attacks the body itself. An autoimmune disease can affect many areas of the body, including the joints, bones, or tissues. One common organ that autoimmune diseases attack is the skin and such a disease is known as an autoimmune skin disease. In a study conducted in 2019, […]

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November 11, 2022
Is Autoimmune Hepatitis Curable?

Autoimmune hepatitis, a disorder characterized by the inflammation of the liver, occurs in 100,000 to 200,000 people annually. Researchers have determined that between 10 and 24 of every 100,000 people in northern Europe have autoimmune hepatitis. While there is no cure for the disorder, autoimmune hepatitis treatment can help manage the disease by limiting the […]

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November 4, 2022
Uti In Pregnant Women

UTIs (Urinary Tract Infections) are bacterial infections that are especially common in pregnant women. Between 2 to 10-13 %[i] of pregnant women experience UTIs, and their reoccurrence frequency increases during pregnancy. Generally, UTIs are not something to be too worried about since you can treat them. However, if left untreated, a UTI becomes dangerous to […]

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October 28, 2022
Alpha-Gal Allergy – Causes, Symptoms, And Treatment

What Is Alpha-Gal? Galactose-alpha-1,3-galactose or alpha-gal is a carbohydrate molecule present in all mammals except Old World monkeys, a class of mammals including humans. This sugar is present in animals like cows, sheep, pigs, rabbits, and deer. It is not present in birds, reptiles, fish, and humans. Normally, it is not a threat to people that regularly […]

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October 26, 2022
Uti Vaginal Discharge – Should I Be Concerned?

The relationship between vaginal discharge and UTI is confusing to many. Since UTI is an infection of the ureter, it should technically not induce any changes in normal vaginal discharge. However, one of the main causes of UTIs could be due to the vaginal bacteria reaching the ureter. In such cases, a clinical diagnosis of […]

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October 21, 2022
10 Signs Of Hormonal Imbalance That You Should See A Doctor For

Hormones are chemicals released from endocrine glands within the bloodstream that regulate many biological processes all over the body. They can target specific tissues and influence activities like growth, sleep, hunger, metabolism, reproduction, etc. What Doctor Should I See for Hormonal Imbalance? The human body produces over 50 hormones that are highly specific and effective in small […]

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October 19, 2022
Uti Vs Yeast Infection: How To Not Confuse The Two

It is difficult for people to differentiate between UTI vs yeast infection. While most of the symptoms of UTI and yeast infection may overlap, their causes, treatment, and complications are different. Some people may just experience a few symptoms but they are enough for your doctor to diagnose you accurately. However, it is better to […]

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October 14, 2022
Hormonal Imbalance In Males And Females

Have you ever felt gloomy and do not know what went wrong? Have you had bursts of anger or broken down in the middle of the day over the slightest inconvenience? Sudden and unaccounted-for bursts of emotions are normally associated with a surge or decrease in human hormones. While many people ignore the warning signs, […]

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October 10, 2022
Type 1 Diabetes and Life Expectancy: A Health Care Guideline

Most people are in a state of shock when first given a diabetes diagnosis, regardless of whether it is type 1 diabetes or they are concerned with the life expectancy associated with any other diabetes type. However, having a diabetes diagnosis and being curious about its life expectancy doesn’t stop you from living a “normal” […]

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