Monthly Archives: Apr 2017

How To Stop Storing?

Stop SnoringSnoring is a phenomenon that is widespread among society. It consists of making involuntary, strong and irregular sounds through the mouth or nose during sleep. Snoring usually occurs during sleep and roommate of people who snores suffer from this condition. There are different types of snoring. The difference is mainly focused on intensity, timing and duration of snoring. These variations depend on age and gender.

Men tend to snore more often than women. Usually, people of adulthood are affected. Approximately 20-46% of adult men snore, depending on age more than 50% of men over 50 years of age snore. In the case of women, only 8 to 25% of adult women snore.

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What is Cerebral Edema?

Edema in the brainCerebral edema is a very serious condition with high probabilities of damage in the brain and is also one of the death cause. The biggest problem is that increasing the size of the brain increases the pressure in the skull because of little space. It blocks the correct blood flow and the cerebrospinal fluid, besides altering some functions of the nervous system.

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What is Rubella Virus?

Rubella virus and its causesRubella is a viral disease that manifests itself mainly during childhood. Rubella usually occurs with fever, characteristic rash and swollen lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy). It often produces no symptoms and goes unnoticed.

Rubella is a very contagious disease. The causative viruses are transmitted by droplets of saliva, for example through coughing or sneezing. Complications are very rare, as long as rubella does not occur during pregnancy. In the first trimester of pregnancy it becomes a threat to the embryo as it can cause serious damage to its organs which can constitute a medical justification for abortion. For this reason, all girls should be vaccinated against rubella until puberty. But young people also need to be vaccinated against rubella to prevent the spread of the disease.

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Signs and symptoms of erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction signs and causesErectile dysfunction is defined as the inability of a man to achieve or maintain sufficient erection to achieve a satisfactory sexual relationship. It is considered that a man suffers from erectile dysfunction when they spend at least six months without erections or being unable to maintain them.

Erectile dysfunction affects 50% of men over 40 at least temporarily or sporadically for some circumstances such as alcohol abuse, fatigue, stress, affective problems and so on.

The chances of getting erectile dysfunction increase with age. Thus, it is estimated that at age 60, 17% of men are unable to have or maintain an erection. At age 70, half of men have erectile dysfunction. Although this pathology is associated with aging, men under 40 years of age may also be affected by it.

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What Causes Excessive Sweating On The Face

Excessive sweatingSweating or perspiration is necessary in life and plays an important role in protecting the body from overheating (thermal regulation). However, a strong and excessive sweating is often very unpleasant for those affected and may even be pathological.

Sweating or perspiration is the visible secretion of sweat through the sweat glands of the skin, which are found throughout the body surface except on the lips and glans. In total, the skin has more than two million sweat glands; On the forehead, the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet are in a greater concentration. Sweat is fluid and acidic (pH value = 4.5) and consists of water, sodium chloride, urea and uric acid. Sweat forms a protective layer on the skin that can protect against pathogens.

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What Causes Hot Flashes In Women

flashes in womenHot flashes are ascending or descending heat waves that arise from the neck, head, or chest and occur spasmodically. At the same time, redness appears in the form of waves and increases the heart rate.

The first sign of the onset of hot flashes is usually a feeling of pressure on the head and slight discomfort. After suffocation, which usually lasts between two and three minutes, sweating occurs immediately on the affected areas of the body. Hot flashes and sweating belong to the group of vasomotor symptoms which are related to narrowing or widening of blood vessels.

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Rabies symptoms in humans

Rabies causes and treatmentRabies is a very dangerous infectious disease caused by a virus. Transmission usually occurs by biting an infected animal. In Europe, rabies pathogens have  found in wild carnivores (foxes, badgers or martens) that could infect roes and domestic animals (cattle, sheep, goats, horses, dogs and cats). In most animal infections fox and bats are the main cause of virus transmission.

Due to consistent control measures, particularly vaccination of baits and vaccines of domestic animals, rabies has been largely eliminated in animals. In Spain and other European countries, except for Eastern Europe, no infected animals have been detected in the peninsula since 1978, except in Ceuta or Melilla where recent cases have occurred. A source of difficult control, not only in Europe, but in the US, are bats. In these animals the disease is not eradicated.

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What can cause heart palpitations?

heart palpitationsPalpitations are normal when we get excited  or exposed to a lot of stress. Palpitations can be associated with anxiety, depression and panic attacks. In these cases, the palpitations are accompanied by other symptoms such as restlessness, shortness of breath, tingling sensation in the body, dizziness, feeling of drowning, etc.

However, heart palpitations and rapid heartbeat(tachycardia) may also be a sign of heart disease, such as heart rhythm dysfunction (arrhythmia), such as atrial fibrillation. Some conditions of the thyroid as well as some medicines and caffeine can also give rise to tachycardias or to strong palpitations. On the other hand, an increase in the release of catecholamines can cause palpitations, for example, during intense exercise or during periods of great emotional stress.

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Syringomyelia Symptoms

SyringomyeliaSyringomyelia is a rare disease of the spinal cord characterized by the presence of a fluid-filled cavity (cyst) in the spinal canal. This cavity constricts the surrounding nervous tissue, which results  compression of spinal nerves.

Syringomyelia may be innate. Congenital syringomyelia is usually due to a defect in the region where the brain and spinal cord are linked as a result of an early disorder of organ development. Syringomyelia can also appear throughout life after an injury, a spinal tumor, or an inflammation of the spinal cord (acquired or secondary syringomyelia is characterized by the fact that the cavity contains a fluid rich in proteins similar to cerebrospinal fluid). All syringomyelia, regardless of whether they are congenital or acquired, originate in the same way: a cyst is generated with cerebrospinal fluid inside, inside the spinal cord, it accumulates and seeks another escape route.

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