Nephrotoxicity is a term doctors use to describe a dangerous kidney problem that occurs when toxins are accumulating in one or both kidneys. These toxins could cause serious kidney damage and even kidney failure if they are undetected or go untreated. Kidney problems that result in nephrotoxicity typically develop over long time - years in fact. Symptoms usually don't appear until kidney damage has reached a stage in which kidney failure is a genuine possibility.
High triglycerides is a term often used by medical professionals. While many people know the dangers of high cholesterol and understand the difference between HDL and LDL, the meaning of high triglycerides is something of a mystery. Let's start with a basic definition of triglycerides. Triglycerides are essentially a chemical form of fat found in foods and in the human body.
Having cold sores on lips is very hard to manage. It limits a person in their daily routine like eating; conversing with friends, family and colleagues, and one might feel a bit insecure about having one and of all places, on one's lips. That is quite disgusting to see from somebody's point of view. The main reaction of regular officemates, family and friends is that they will distance themselves from you.
Recent studies demonstrate that females with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis have measurable asymmetry in trunk rotation strength. Doctors have often prescribed trunk rotation exercises to address this concern and to potentially halt progression of spinal curvatures in children. Some researchers have hypothesized that a muscle weakness may be involved with the etiology of scoliosis.
The room spinning, everything a blur, the sickening nausea, and then, let go of your friends' hands and fall to the ground. Ring around the Rosy is over. Dizziness is a condition which affects everyone at one time or another, but if you are older, may affect you more often, and for seemingly no reason. There is a reason, though, most often associated with imbalances, disturbances, injury, or disease of the inner ear.
Germs and bacterias can do both harm and good to the body. The weaker the immune system, the more bad bacterias will do more harm than good to the body. Adults are fine with common bacterias (either good or bad) because their immune systems are relatively strong and are capable to take care of themselves when sick. Adults can also develop immunity against bad bacteria through time.
Epilepsy is a chronic brain disorder which is characterized by seizures. When a person near you has an epileptic seizure, it can be a very scary and frightening experience. Learning how to handle the situation will make it less dangerous for the victim and less stressful for you and the people watching it. I have listed some steps to teach you what to do.
Hay fever is an allergic reaction most commonly experienced through the months of May to June, which is the haying time, hence the name hay fever. During this season, pollens from trees, grass, weeds and other plants; airborne dirt and dust particles are all around, and once inhaled, may cause allergic rhinitis to the person allergic to it.
Liver inflammation can be extremely dangerous to your health - even to your survival. If liver inflammation goes undetected or is left untreated, it can result in so much damage that your liver eventually fails. When liver failure occurs, there's only one way to survive, and that's through liver transplantation. Liver inflammation is more commonly known as hepatitis.
"Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?" Who would not be familiar with this very popular script from a Disney movie? Of course everyone does, and like in a fairy tale, everyone is dreaming to see their beautiful faces in the magic mirror. Beauty is one of the characteristics of a person that provides a feeling of pleasure and satisfaction.