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Major Depressive 0

Major Depressive is One of the Common Mental Illnesses

A major depressive disorder is one of the most common mental illnesses in the United States. In fact, it is one of the most common reasons for both hospital admissions and emergency room visits. A major depressive episode affects approximately one in five Americans at...

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Anemia Causes and Treatment 0

Anemia Causes and Treatment (Iron Deficiency)

Anemia is a medical problem with which many people are familiar. Anemia is anemia caused by a deficiency of red blood cells (usually known as anemia) in the blood. Anemia is usually indicated by the pale coloring of the stool, in addition to a pale...

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Understanding Chronic Kidney Disease 1

Understanding Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Kidney disease is a medical condition that occurs when the kidney fails. It is not life-threatening, however, if not treated immediately it can result in death. Treatment options cannot reverse kidney disease, only they can slow down its progression. They usually include medications to control...

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COVID-19 pandemic vaccines 0

Top COVID-19 Pandemic Vaccines Precautions

The most common forms of the CoV-19 Pandemic are highly communicable, airborne illnesses. They can be transmitted by coughing, sneezing, or even touching an object that has been recently contaminated with the virus. The most common form is the flu, which affects nearly 50 million...

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Mental Health and Physical Health 0

Mental Health and Physical Health Connection

Mental health, as defined by the World Health Organizations, is a state of overall well-being where the person has realized his or her potential, can manage the everyday stresses of life, is able to work productively and well, and can make a meaningful contribution to...

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Electroconvulsive Therapy 0

Electroconvulsive Therapy For Anxiety and Mental Disorders

Electroconvulsive therapy, otherwise known as ECT, is an established psychiatric therapy in which electrical shocks are administered to patients in order to provide temporary relief for various mental illnesses. This therapy has been around for a long time and has helped many patients cope with...

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Symptoms of Pneumonia 0

What is the Causes, Types and Symptoms of Pneumonia?

Pneumonia is a respiratory infection that usually inflames the lung through bacteria. During a pneumonia attack, the air sacs, also called alveoli, become filled with inflammatory cells. These can then cause the breathing passages to swell and make it difficult to breathe. Pneumonia attacks tend...

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COVID-19 Pandemic 0

5 Important COVID-19 Pandemic Information by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has upgraded the status of the COVID-19 outbreak from epidemic to pandemic. Here are 5 important pieces of information on what this means for you and your community. Know the differences between an epidemic and a pandemic The COVID-19 outbreak...

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Meningitis Causes 0

Meningitis Causes and Symptoms

Meningitis is caused by the Mumps virus and can affect men of any age. The symptoms of meningitis are similar to those of the flu. They include fever, malaise, headache, fatigue, muscle aches, vomiting and loss of appetite. Some men with Meningitis will also experience...

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Malnutrition 0

Understanding the Causes of Malnutrition

The term “Malnutrition” is an umbrella term which encompasses different types of malnutrition. Although, it is not a very easy task to identify the type of malnutrition since there are a lot of different symptoms which may indicate it. Generally, malnutrition refers to the nutritional...

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Bulimia 0

Bulimia Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Bulimia nervosa is a serious eating disorder characterized by episodes of binge eating in an effort to lose weight. Bulimia is thought to be a genetic condition and can be extremely harmful to the sufferer. It is a lifelong eating disorder that can cause serious...

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Yellow Fever 1

Yellow Fever Symptoms and Prevention

Yellow fever is one of the diseases which, when contracted, causes mild illness in most of its victims. Some of the symptoms include high fever, yellowish patches of skin, swelling and tenderness of the lymph nodes and acute fever. The virus that causes yellow fever...

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Epidemiology 0

The Principle and Research of Epidemiology

Epidemiology is a branch of research dedicated to understanding the causes and prevention of diseases. It is usually associated with public health because it studies disease patterns and their impact on population, population and its environment. The term Epidemiology has many different meanings but one...

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Types of Mental Health Disorders 0

The Different Types of Mental Health Disorders

Mental health, described by the World Health Organization as an optimal state of mental well-being where the patient recognizes his or herself as capable of coping with the demands of daily life, is a key to happiness and success in life. It involves the ability...

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Health Hazards Lurking in Your Home 0

Common Health Hazards Lurking in Your Home

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, we spend most of our time in one place – our homes. The researches conducted in 2020 showed that most people tend to spend up to 90% of their time inside. And with how the things currently are, we could...

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Heart Disease Symptoms 0

Heart Disease Symptoms Is Not Always Part of the Disease

Heart disease symptoms in the absence of chest pain are easy to confuse with other, less threatening illnesses. However, chest pain is the symptom of a heart attack, which is a life-threatening condition. If you have any of these symptoms for more than two weeks,...

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