Spina bifida is basically a birth defect which happens when the baby’s spine fails to form normally. The spinal cord & the nerves as a result branch out & may subsequently get damaged as well. Quite often, spina bifida may cause an opening in the child’s back that is visible. Sometimes, spinal cord along with its openings may push through this opening. However, at other times the defect may remain hidden under skin in absence of an opening. Symptoms may…Continue
Added by Kimmie Rollison on March 23, 2017 at 2:09am — No Comments
Headaches, stomach, abdominal and back pains, and other health problems, all of these seem quite minor and manageable. However, it does not imply that we should ignore minor irritants and not take them seriously. Research studies show that even common ailments can be the first warning signs of cancer. Watch out for the following warning signs.…Continue
Added by Luz J. Peterson on March 2, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments
There are several skin cancers which usually develop where they can be seen & so provide a good chance of diagnosing them early. However, it is still critical to regularly examine skin for unusual growths & changes in existing moles. Moreover, it would be sensible to approach a dermatologist if there is anything suspicious. Skin doctors can recognize signs of skin cancer & diagnose the disease in early stages.…Continue
Added by Luz J. Peterson on February 27, 2017 at 12:07am — No Comments
Breast cancer is characterized as an uncontrolled and unnecessary growth of breast cells. These cells usually form as tumor which can be detected by x-rays and also be felt as lumps. Moreover, these tumors are very harmful if cells grow into surrounding healthy tissues and spread to different areas of the body.
Breast Cancer Care
Though exact cause of breast cancer still remains unknown, factors which increase risk of getting disease are known to be risk factors and…Continue
Added by Luz J. Peterson on February 8, 2017 at 7:29am — No Comments
Cervical cancer is usually caused due to human papilloma virus (HPV) infection which is very common in women of reproductive age. According…Continue
Added by Luz J. Peterson on February 6, 2017 at 6:29am — No Comments
Colon cancer is the second increasing cause of cancer-related deaths across the globe that affects both men and women. However, there’s a better chance no one knows the signs of colon cancer, how familiar a person should be screened, or what puts…Continue
Added by Kimmie Rollison on November 12, 2016 at 4:26am — No Comments
You're not the only one! I often find that my poor hair and scalp have taken a beating over the winter months and that often means that means that it's also time for change. Get the lowdown below on The Beauty Closet's Top 5 Easy Tricks to Get Rid Of Split Ends…Continue
Added by Christina D on April 26, 2016 at 2:58pm — No Comments
Women face greater chances of developing alcoholism than men do, according to several sources, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which explained that even though men may drink larger amounts of alcohol and drink more frequently, women are more likely to experience the most serious and more long-term effects of drinking. This is largely due to gender differences in body structure and chemistry that…Continue
Added by Kim Lopez on March 10, 2016 at 6:10pm — No Comments
Over your lifetime, you probably walked to raise money and raise awareness for cancer, lupus, MS, or epilepsy. But have you tied up your sneakers for eczema? Although the ailment is far from deadly, and I wouldn’t dare compare it to a devastating disease, eczema doesn’t have a cure. And for the first time, a charity walk was held in North Carolina to try to find one.
Like many people, I have dry skin from time to time, but it’s nothing a little lotion can’t combat.…Continue
Added by Heather Hopson on February 17, 2016 at 1:42pm — No Comments
I always look forward to what colors Pantone will put out for the new season and I was pleasantly surprised this…Continue
Added by Christina D on February 10, 2016 at 3:06pm — No Comments
Ovarian cancer or Cancer of the ovary signifies a group of different tumors that arise from various types of cells & tissues present inside the ovary. The most common type of ovarian cancer arises from the epithelial cells that cover the outside surface of the ovary. Other, rare types of ovarian cancer develop from the egg-forming Germ cells called as Germ tumors or from the supporting tissue called as Stromal tumors that help in…Continue
Added by Luz J. Peterson on February 2, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments
Our kids are lovable and snuggle-able. Except when they make our skin crawl. Since becoming a mom, have you dealt with more gross crap than you ever imagined?
We talk about lice and other gross stuff moms encounter. Our guests will be the funny mamas behind the comedy 47 Secrets to a Younger You.Continue
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on January 14, 2016 at 8:50pm — No Comments
As we grow older it is almost impossible to go without getting scars. Scars can range from pesky stretch marks to burns to acne scars as well as wound scars. While some scars might be small enough to hide and ignore others really need added attention. Most of us try to let wounds heal on their own and hope and pray that the scar won’t appear too bad. This is because there have been little no products on the market that cater to…Continue
For starters, alcohol addiction is referred to as continued dependency on alcohol abuse. Today, a great majority of addicts suffer from alcohol addiction not just in America but in the world at large. Truth is, alcohol addiction has a wide range of effects some of which are long term and very fatal even to the extent of losing life.
Thankfully, there are hundreds of rehab facilities that offer holistic and spiritual treatment approaches to people face with different addictions. To…Continue
Added by Jenny Richards on December 26, 2015 at 8:31am — No Comments
When it comes to finding the right knee treatment, you have a lot of different products to choose from. Give yourself the chance to explore everything that is out there and take the time to learn all about the different solutions that you have for knee treatment. One of the most common choices for people who…Continue
Added by Evlin Symon on November 12, 2015 at 7:35am — No Comments
For years, colloidal silver has been at the center of a debated topic on…Continue
Added by Christina D on October 24, 2015 at 3:09pm — No Comments
Hemorrhoid is the swelling of a single vein or a cluster of veins in the anus region. It is also known as piles. It may be external or internal.
• Internal hemorrhoid develops inside the anus. They are usually painless. And it develops in the lower rectum. While
• External hemorrhoid develops outside the anus.
It is a curable disease. The most common occurring hemorrhoid is the external one. It is very painful the person suffering from external…Continue
Added by Dawn Wells on August 13, 2015 at 12:47am — No Comments
Pink eye otherwise known as conjunctivitis is caused by inflamed conjunctiva. There are several reasons for occurrence of this medical condition. It might be caused by viral or bacterial infection, chlamydia, chemicals and contaminants or allergy to something.
This condition is curable; however, there…Continue
As we get older, it’s time to face the facts: our skin will age over our entire body. However, the aging process is much more noticeable on our face, as it is the focal point of every single personal interaction (not to mention selfie) you will take throughout your advancing years. Over-exposure to the sun, which can result in dryness, droopiness and over growths, can be tough to treat. Sunspots and hyperpigmentation of the skin are other undesirable effects of aging. Sure, over-the-counter…Continue
Added by Angela Smith on November 7, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I remember my oldest son had a lot of problems when he was a baby with frequent upper respiratory infections, wheezing, difficulty breathing, and asthma. I never found out what triggered his asthma problems but I am assuming it is because he has sensitivity to environmental allergens. In fact, now he only has to use an inhaler when he exercises outdoors,…Continue
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