Burnt Roof of Mouth – What to do?

One may think that only the external skin is susceptible to burns, but this is not the case. In order to appreciate the taste of food and the sensations associated with chewing and swallowing, the […]

Hyperextended Knee

Hyperextension of the knee, also known as “genu recurvatum” occurs when the leg excessively straightens at the knee joint, putting stress on the knee structures and the back of the knee joint. Anybody can develop […]

Nitrogen Deficiency

Animals, Plants and Human beings require nitrogen for survival; this is an element that is used in several crucial biochemical and metabolic processes in the human body. For example, nitrogen is converted to nitrates, which […]

Crackling in the Ear

When you have crackling in your ear, a condition also known as tinnitus, you experience sounds that some from within your ear. This is not a disease, but it points to another underlying problem. This […]

Anterolisthesis

Commonly known as spondylolisthesis, anterolisthesis is a spinal condition marked by forward sliding/displacement of the drum-shaped upper part of vertebral bone, which occurs in front of each vertebral bone, to the vertebra present below.  Patients […]

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Ehlers Danlos syndrome (EDS) refers to a rare group of genetic conditions that adversely affect varied connective tissues, especially skin, blood vessel, and joints tissues. EDS associated genetic errors trigger problems in collagen production. It […]

Lazy Colon

Lazy colon is a condition of reduced bowel movements or persistent constipation. Affected people experience lower than normal intestinal motility and/or slow motility of other organs of digestive system, which is reason behind constipation. The […]

Zika Rash

What is Zika virus? It is a viral disease also known as Zika fever primarily caused by the bite of Aedes mosquito. The virus belongs to the genre Flavivirus. As mentioned already, the vector transmitting […]

Lissencephaly

Lissencephaly, the literal meaning of which is ‘smooth brain’, is an uncommon, genetically-associated brain mal-development disorder marked by nil folds or convolutions in the cerebral cortex as well as microcephaly, i.e., an unusually small head. […]

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