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Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations are abnormal or irregular heartbeat. It is characterized by sensations like the heart is beating too slow, fluttering and too fast. It lasts for a few seconds to longer hours. Palpitations can be felt in the chest, throat or neck and sometimes in the ear. Causes of heart palpitations Conditions such as low […]

Interstitial cystitis

Interstitial cystitis is a condition causing bladder pressure, pain and pelvic pain which can be mild to severe. This condition causes inflammation in the layers of muscles of the bladder and characterized by pressure, pain and frequent urge to urinate. Symptoms of interstitial cystitis Chronic pelvic pain Among men, pain between the anus and the […]

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 […]

Remedies for heart palpitations

Heart palpitations are sensations that the heart has skipped a beat or added an extra beating. There is a feeling that the heart is pounding, racing or fluttering. These sensations can be felt in the throat, neck, or chest. Heart rhythm can change during palpitations. Symptoms of heart palpitations Fluttering Skipping beats Beating too fast […]

Dealing with conjunctivitis

Conjunctivitis is inflammation or infection of the transparent membrane or conjunctiva.  It is the layer that outlines the eyelid and envelops the white area of the eyeball. Once the small blood vessels in the conjunctiva are irritated, they become visible in the eye. This causes the whites of the eye appear reddish or pink. This […]

Ways of treating gout

Gout is a form of arthritis characterized by sudden severe pain, redness and tenderness in the joints especially the big toe. It usually last for 3-10 days followed by a pain-free period before the next episode happens. Gout is an abnormal metabolism of uric acid that results to excess deposition in the tissues of blood. […]