Sore throat strep

Is Your Sore Throat A Strep?

Sore throat is a common symptom in various ailments.  One can experience a sore throat in milder cases of flu and more serious situations such as laryngitis.  One ailment that shares such symptom is a strep throat. How can a person know is his sore throat strep or not when...

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Epilepsy: Seizure Triggers, Types, and Treatment

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that happens when your brain activity is not normal. This means that you experience unprovoked seizures or moments of unusual behavior. There are still no accurate studies that can tell the main cause of epilepsy but it can be linked to a brain injury. Usually,...

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Autoimmune Diseases: When The Body Attacks Itself

One of the most important things that you should do in order to stay healthy is to keep your immune system in good condition. You must know by now that a weak immune system could put your health at risk. There are a lot of readings you may check out...

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Endometrial Cancer Symptoms and Treatments

A woman who happens to possess endometrial cancer symptoms is obliged to see a doctor as soon as possible. Possible tests to further assess the disease such as blood and urine tests will have to be conducted. Endometrial Cancer or sometimes known as Uterine Cancer is considered the most common...

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Heartburn vs. Acid Reflux vs. GERD: How to Find Heartburn Relief

Most people cannot find the difference among heartburn, GERD, and acid reflux. Although it might look like that all three are similar, acid reflux is a condition that can be mild to serious. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is an ailment more severe than heartburn. Lastly, a heartburn is a symptom...

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What Is COPD?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is a term that represents progressive lung diseases such as refractory asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. It is a disease that makes it hard for you to breathe.   Unfortunately, this disease is becoming common around the world. It is starting to affect Americans,...

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Keto Blood Meter: Is It Necessary On A Keto Diet?

Starting off on keto may seem overwhelming for most people. Aside from saying goodbye to your favorite comfort foods, and keeping track of your progress, it’s hard to get the handle of things especially since there’s so much you need to be mindful of. One of those things especially is...

woman suffering from ulcerative colitis

What is Ulcerative Colitis Diet Plan

Let’s face it, having problems with your bowel movement isn’t the most pleasant thing to experience and if you’re one of those who suffers from ulcerative colitis then it’s particularly taxing for you. Not only are the symptoms unbearable, keeping track of what triggers it (as it is different from...

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How to Prevent and Possibly Reverse Arteriosclerosis

The Silent Killer:  How To Prevent Arteriosclerosis Some people don’t know how to prevent arteriosclerosis because they don’t know what it is. Arteriosclerosis, also known as Arteriosclerosis, is when the arteries and the veins in the heart are blocked with plaque. Plaque is the hardening of sugar, cholesterol, and fat...