Diseases and Prevention

Insomnia: Basics That Everyone Should Know

The modern world has brought with it numerous medical challenges that have taken the world by storm. One of those health issues that have plagued the contemporary world is insomnia.

Insomnia is a sleep disorder that makes it difficult for one to fall asleep. Additionally, one may also wake…

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Plague Still Exists. Preventive Measures

Plague is a currently rare but serious bacterial infection that is transmitted mostly by fleas. There are three types of this disease: bubonic, septicemic and pneumonic plague and all of them have common symptoms such as fever, chills, swollen lymph nodes and headaches.

Although plague is…

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Simple Non-Medicated Methods to Deal with Insomnia

Insomnia is one of the most common conditions among people in the contemporary world. It’s estimated that more than 60% of adults face the problem of insomnia at some stage in their life. The causes might be various, from a huge amount of stress to metabolic issues. Regardless of the causes, there…

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Simple Preventive Measures to Never Suffer from Constipation

Constipation is a common problem that affects both men and women regardless of their age. Some might think the condition is a negligible problem. However, frequent constipation is a clear sign that there is something wrong with your digestive system. Moreover, chronic constipation almost always leads…

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Avoiding Seasonal Sickness at the Workplace

Some common viral diseases like flu might seem unavoidable at times. This is because most communicable diseases are far too common and often perceived to be less harmful, rather mistakenly. Either way, a common cold is…

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Understanding Borderline Diabetes

Borderline diabetes is also known as pre-diabetes. This is a state where the blood contains high levels of sugar; however, at this level, you are not regarded to have the disease yet. Most pre-diabetic individuals do not realize that they are facing the danger of developing diabetes. According to…

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Spring Cold vs Season Allergy: Which One Do You Have?

Spring may be upon us, but you’d be wrong to think that the cold season is over. In fact, the weather may be getting warmer, but viruses and respiratory infections are still very likely to catch you off guard — perhaps even more so than in the dead of winter.

The reason for that is very simple…

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The Looming Zika Pandemic

Identified in 1947 in Uganda, Zika has been sidelined in medical research for decades. It is not until the 2013 outbreak, that Zika became a real health threat. There are now worldwide concerns relating to travel and birth defects credited to the disease. Over 40…

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Bulimia: Facts You Probably Never Knew

The world is full of mysterious, interesting, queer, strange, scary and detrimental ailments and medical conditions. Bulimia is just one of them; however, this eating disorder has attracted a lot of attention of both medical experts and ordinary people over the past decades.

Typically, the…

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Arrhythmia: You May Have It without Being Aware of It

Arrhythmia is a medical condition which means to have a certain abnormality in heartbeat (a normal heartbeat is considered to be 50 to 100 beats per minute). Arrhythmia can happen within the range a normal heart rate as well as with a low heart rate which is known as bradyarrhythmia

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