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How to treat peripheral edema

Peripheral edema is the excess buildup of fluid in the tissues of the body of the lower limbs. The common areas are the ankles, feet and the lower legs. Capillaries in the blood vessels starts leaking fluids into the tissues it will to skin tightness and puffiness in the affected area. Symptoms of peripheral edema […]

How to treat a skin rash caused by antibiotic allergy

Antibiotic allergy is usually due to penicillin and sulfa groups. It is characterized by the development of hives, swelling and rashes on skin, and dangerous reactions called anaphylaxis. The immune system of the body mistaking the antibiotic for a foreign substance and causing inflammation on the skin and restricting airways, shock which result to unconsciousness […]

Ways of treating bunions

Bunions are a bony developments on the interior of the foot, at the bottom of the big toe. It is due to arthritic deviations in the foot or abnormal structure of the bone. Bunions are chronic sprains on the joint that pushes the big toe towards the 2nd toe, and result to crowding and deformity […]

Dealing with endometriosis

Endometriosis is the abnormal growth of endometrial tissue on the outside of the uterus. Endometrial tissue is shed every month during the monthly period. Endometriosis occurs when the endometrium grows on the bowel, ovaries and the tissues that line the pelvis. The hormonal change of the menstrual cycle affects the endometrial tissue that will result […]