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Rheumatic Fever: overview, symptoms and treatment

Rheumatic Fever: overview, symptoms and treatment

Rheumatic Fever is considered to be the diseases immune system or collagen system. So far, the disease is common worldwide the developing countries and is responsible for many cases of damaged heart valves in young people. Rheumatic fever mainly affects … Read more

Cold Viruses Appear Linked to Type 1 Diabetes

Cold Viruses Appear Linked to Type 1 Diabetes

THURSDAY, Feb. 3 (HealthDay News) — While the causes of type 1 diabetes aren’t known for certain, a new analysis backs the possibility that cold-like viruses might trigger the disease. Along with other factors, these viruses may trigger the disease, … Read more

How to Cope With Stomach Flu Symptoms

How to Cope With Stomach Flu Symptoms

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12 (HealthDay News) — If you get the stomach flu (also known as viral gastroenteritis), there are a number of things you can do to cope with the illness, an expert suggests. Doctor offers tips to aid patients’ … Read more

Gout: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Gout: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Symptoms of acute gouty attacks: * Symptoms develop suddenly and usually involve only one or a few joints. The big toe, knee, or ankle joints are most often affected. * The pain frequently starts during the night … Read more

Acute cholecystitis: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs The main symptom is abdominal pain that is located on the upper right side or upper middle of the abdomen. The pain may: * Be sharp, cramping, or dull * Come and go * Spread to the … Read more

Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula

Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula

What is Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula? Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, and inflammation. Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine … Read more

How to recognize and deal with Serious Testicular Injury

How to recognize and deal with Serious Testicular Injury

Boys will be boys. They are naturally physically active. They run a lot and get involved in brawls and fights most of the time. They are sports-minded and energetic. They always appear to be strong and mighty. But there is … Read more

Symptoms of Sinusitis

Symptoms of Sinusitis

Sinusitis is inflammation of the paranasal sinuses, which may be due to infection, allergy or autoimmune issues. Most cases are due to a viral infection and resolve over the course of 10 days. It is a common condition with more … Read more

How to treat Malaria

How to treat Malaria

Malaria is caused by a parasite called Plasmodium, which is transmitted via the bites of infected mosquitoes. In the human body, the parasites multiply in the liver, and then infect red blood cells. Malaria is a main cause of death … Read more

Cat Scratch Fever Symptoms

Cat Scratch Fever Symptoms

Cat scratch disease, also called cat scratch fever is an infection caused by bacteria that is carried in cat saliva. Cat scratch disease usually occurs when an effected cat scratches or bites a person, usually a child. Cats can get … Read more