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Hemorrhagic Stroke

Hemorrhagic stroke accounts for 15%-20% of cerebro-vascular disorders and are primarily caused by intracranial or subarachnoid hemorrhage. Hemorrhagic strokes are caused by bleeding into the brain tissue, the ventricles or the subarachnoid space. Primary intracerebral hemorrhagic stroke results from a spontaneous rupture of small vessels and accounts for a majority of reported cases of hemorrhagic […]

First Aid for Dyspareunia

Dyspareunia is simply the medical term for abnormal pain during or after sexual intercourse. It is caused by a variety of reasons, usually either due to structural or psychological problems. Although it also occurs in men, it is more frequent in women, thus this article will focus more on women. It affects eight to twenty-two […]

Effects of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Overwhelming events that are considered to be well beyond the normal range of normal experience results in a condition known as post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This condition generates waves of anxiety, anger, aggression, depression and suspicion which can threaten a person’s sense of self and interferes with normal coping behaviors as well as activities […]

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Preventing Muscle Injuries

Muscle injuries are very common injuries experienced not just by athletes but anyone that is commonly managed by following instructions for PRICE. Muscle injuries are very common injuries experienced not just by athletes but anyone. It is the muscles in the body that makes movement possible, specifically the contraction of muscles. Thus, some cases of […]

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Wheat Allergy

Wheat allergy refers to the irregular behavior of the body’s immune system caused by protein found in the wheat grain. Wheat allergy is one of the most common food allergies among children, but it can also affect adults. Most children tend to outgrow their allergy to wheat. The signs and symptoms of wheat allergies may […]

Education on Corneal Abrasion

The cornea is the transparent, protective covering the front of the eye. It protects the iris, the colored part of the eye, and the pupil, the black circle in the middle of the eye. There are no blood vessels in the cornea, hence it is ordinarily clear and has a shiny surface. More than anywhere […]