Diseases & Conditions

Most of us have basic knowledge about the common diseases that affect us, but then there are chronic diseases like scleroderma that are still unknown, at best vaguely familiar to many. June is scleroderma awareness month, so let's try...
Mental wellbeing is as important as physical wellness when it comes to overall health and many people tend to forget this when it comes to dealing with friends or family members suffering from different mental issues. Society attaches a stigma to these...
Trigger finger, also called stenosing tenosynovitis, is a condition in which one of the fingers gets stuck in a bent position. You will notice how your fingers will bend or straighten with a quick movement, resembling a trigger being pulled and...
Fingernails are much more than a fashionable way to accessorize your clothes or get festive for special occasions and holidays. Your nails provide revealing insight about your health. A difference in appearance and texture of the nails can point to various...
Have you found yourself craving a siesta in the middle of a workday? It's not you, it is just your body's circadian rhythm at work. A well-oiled circadian cycle is essential for the body to function properly and small...
Overactive bladder is a condition that carries a social stigma. It can be difficult for a person to live a normal life having the urge to constantly go to the bathroom. Even though dealing with an overactive bladder can...
Almost one percent of the world's population has vitiligo. Vitiligo is a skin disorder characterized by patches of diminished skin color all over the body. There are many different factors that can contribute to this skin condition like genetics or UV...
The brain is the main component of the central nervous system and controls most of our bodily functions. So isn't it important to care for the brain, just like we do for the other organs? The brain has many...
Warts can appear on your hands, inner thighs, the soles on your feet, and even on your genitals.  Although warts may be an unsightly condition to experience, it is usually painless and also very common. Despite warts being a very common...
Overgrowth of yeast can affect the skin (yeast rash), mouth (thrush), digestive tract, esophagus, vagina, and other parts of the body. Yeast infections, also known as candidiasis, occur most frequently in moist areas of the body. Although Candida albicans and other...

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