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Parkinsonism: Causes, diagnosis, coping strategies

Over-view of Parkinsonism Parkinsonism is a clinical syndrome characterized by tremor, bradykinesia, rigidity, and postural instability. It is found in Parkinson's disease (PD), after which...

Schatzki Ring: as appeared by Endoscope and More

 Overview of Schatzki ring: A Schatzki ring also called Schatzki-Gary ring is a narrowing of the lower part of the esophagus that can cause intermittent...

Celiac Disease: symptoms, causes and management

Celiac disease is an immune disease in which people can't eat gluten because it will damage their small intestine. If you have celiac disease...

malignant external otitis

QUESTION: A 72-year-old patient with long-standing Type 2 diabetes mellitus presents with complaints of pain in his right ear with purulent drainage....

New research: shorter people are at higher risk of type 2 diabetes

New research from Germany has found that taller people have a lower risk of type 2 diabetes: Height may influence people's diabetes risk, new research...

Sickle cell anemia and true cure life story

Overview of sickle cell anemia  Sickle cell anemia is a group of blood disorders typically inherited from a person's parents. The most common type is...

Tonsil Stones: Causes and How To Prevent It.

What is Tonsil stones? Tonsil stones is a condition similar to tonsillitis but instead of seeing white puss appear on the tonsils, you’ll see little...

chlamydial infection: How do vaginal bacteria protects you

New research reveals on chlamydial infection for the first time, how certain bacteria in the vagina and cervix prime cells to defend against the...

Can i get Oral STIs: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment?

STIs overview Sexually transmitted infections and diseases aren’t just contracted through vaginal or anal sex — any skin-to-skin contact with the genitals is enough to...

Malaria: Causes, symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment.

Overview of  Malaria Malaria is a disease resulting from a parasite. The parasite is transmitted to people via the bites of inflamed mosquitoes. People who...

Thyroid Gland: The Anatomy, Functions and Its Hormones

OVERVIEW OF THE THYROID GLAND The thyroid is a dual lobed gland located at the front of the neck, just beneath the larynx (voice box)....

Bartholin’s cyst: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

WHAT IS BARTHOLIN'S CYST The Bartholin's cyst(BAHR-toe-linz) glands are located on each side of the vaginal opening. These glands secrete fluid that helps lubricate the...
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Insula: Location, what is the insula and what does it do?

Where is the insula? The insula is a small region of the cerebral cortex located deep within the lateral sulcus, which is a large fissure...

What Is an Anal Fistula, Causes, Diagnosis and others.

Overview An anal fistula is a tunnel that runs from inside the anus. the hole your body uses to get rid of solid waste -- to somewhere...

What could Cause Bedwetting?

Overview Bedwetting is the loss of bladder control during the night. The medical term for bedwetting is nocturnal (nighttime) enuresis. Bedwetting can be an uncomfortable issue, but...

Medulla Oblongata

The medulla oblongata (medulla) is one of the three regions that make up the brainstem. It is the most inferior of the three and is...