Sciatica: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Exercises

An Introduction To Sciatic Nerve Pain The sciatic nerve is a system of several different nerves all operating from a single base. These nerves connect in the lower back, then stretch down the back of both legs. The term “sciatica” actually refers to the set of symptoms. It is not a medical diagnosis. Anyone with … [Read more…]

What to Know About Viral STDs

Introduction There are four types of sexually transmitted diseases: bacterial, viral, parasitic, and fungal.  Of the four, the most sinister variety are the viral diseases.  The reason for this is that unlike their cousins, they are incurable.  Of course, treatments can be made to alleviate symptoms, but there is not way to entirely rid the … [Read more…]

Why is my tongue yellow?

Why is my tongue yellow? The sign of a healthy tongue is of course that it is pink. However, tongues aren’t always a healthy pink, sometimes they can become yellow or other colour variations all of which indicate signs of either an unhealthy tongue or perhaps an illness. More often than not, a yellow tongue … [Read more…]

Gum infection: Gingivitis and Periodontitis

Gum infection or disease also known as periodontitis is an infection of the tissues holding the teeth in place. It is caused by poor flossing and brushing habits that make it possible for a sticky film of bacteria known as a plaque to build up on the teeth and harden. When not properly treated, gum … [Read more…]

Hepatitis A

What Is Hepatitis A? There are several strings of the Hepatitis virus, each with different causes and treatments. Hepatitis A refers to a viral infection, often known for causing severe liver damage. In mild cases, the liver becomes inflamed and may have trouble functions. More severe cases see the liver failing completely. If this happens, … [Read more…]

Ankle Pain: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Introduction Many of us have fallen victim to ankle pain. For some, it’s temporary and a result of too much movement. It’s likely this type of ankle pain will go away on its own. Others experience persistent ankle pain that seems to get worse without any real reason. For these individuals, ankle pain can be … [Read more…]

Mycoplasma: All You Need To Know

Mycoplasma falls into the category of smallest bacteria. Due to its smaller size, it was earlier misunderstood as a virus. Scientists reveal that it is as small that one cannot locate it with the ordinary microscope. The fact is that around 4000 Mycoplasma can easily fit inside a red blood cell. Being smaller in size, … [Read more…]

What Is The Strongest Muscle In The Body?

What Is The Strongest Muscle In The Body?

Have you ever wondered how many muscles are present in the human body? Yeah! They are large in number. If you are a sports person, weightlifter or a do routine workout then you might have an idea about most of these muscles. But, most of the people stay confused about the fact that which one … [Read more…]

Can You Get Chlamydia from Kissing

Can You Get Chlamydia from Kissing

Chlamydia is a kind of sexually transmitted disease which affects both women and men. It is generally treatable but should be treated in the early stages else can lead to complications. It spreads by indulging in unsafe or unprotected sex with a partner who is infected with this disease. Many people have the misconception that … [Read more…]

Bloody Discharge

Bloody Discharge

It’s normal for women to bleed right after their menstrual cycle. Sometimes, a late discharge occurs towards the end of periods in women which is brown in color. Sometimes, a bloody discharge is also seen between periods which are often called as spotting. There are various kinds of bloody discharges in women and one should … [Read more…]

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