Enlarged Papillae

Papillae refers to small strand-like growths that are naturally present on the tongue. Enlarged papillae can occur due to varied causes, including underlying conditions like gastrointestinal disorders, canker sores, etc. Most instances of enlarged papillae […]

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Prader-Willi syndrome is a rare, abnormal, congenital condition identified by the presence of mental, physical, and behavioral abnormalities, the most distinctive of which is continuous and insatiable hunger that commences after age one year and […]

How to stop farting?

Farting is a natural body function like breathing, belching and sneezing. It cannot be stopped as it is at the same time essential for releasing the accumulated gas; however it can be controlled in some […]

Tortuous Colon

A tortuous colon is a condition that is medically termed as a redundant colon; it may be longer than the usual size/length and hence may need additional number of loops and twists to adjust into […]

White bumps on Tongue

White bump on tongue may occur due to a variety of causes. Listed below are some of the common causes of white bump on tongue along with the associated symptoms and treatment options. Causes of […]

Pain in Belly Button Area

Pain in belly button can occur due to a variety of causes. Some of the common causes, associated symptoms, and relevant treatment options are discussed below. Causes of pain in belly button Pain in belly […]

Normal Phosphate Levels

Phosphorus is vital mineral that the body needs for the growth and repair of cells and tissues. All body cells have phosphate and 85 percent is found in the bones and teeth. Along with calcium, […]

What is Congestive Heart Failure?

Congestive heart failure refers to failure or inability of the heart to sufficiently meet the requirements of the varied tissues and organs in the body for nutrients and oxygen. Such lowering of the cardiac output […]

Cyanosis

Cyanosis occurs when the blood lacks oxygen causing the skin to appear bluish or purplish. This condition could involve the lips, gums, tongue, nail beds, fingers, toes and mucous membranes. People affected by this could […]

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