Bronchitis is a condition that describes inflammation of the bronchial tubes. Bronchial tubes are the tubes that take air into your lungs. Individuals with the condition of bronchitis typically have a cough that brings up mucus, which is a slimy material that is produced by the lining of your bronchial […]
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Even if you haven’t experienced kidney stones personally, it is likely that you have heard of the incredible discomfort and medical complications they can cause. Since kidney stones essentially form naturally within the body, they can occur even if you lead a relatively healthy lifestyle, and are caused by anything […]
Radial tunnel syndrome is a condition that typically affects the top of the forearm, but can also, in rarer cases, affect the wrist or back of the hand. Radial tunnel syndrome is caused by excessive pressure being placed upon the radial nerve, typically in the elbow. Because the radial nerve […]
Your bladder is a hollow organ that is located in your lower abdomen. Its function is to store your urine. As your bladder begins to fill up, the muscles in the wall of your bladder will begin to relax, to allow for expansion. On the other hand, as you urinate […]
Heartburn can often turn into GERD or Gastro esophageal reflux disease. It’s actually quite common and often considered to be more of a symptom than it is a disease. Acid reflux happens when the ring of muscle allowing food into the stomach isn’t relaxing and closing off after eating. Thus, […]
The condition of encephalitis is a very rare one- only affecting about one in 200,000 people in the United States of America each year. Encephalitis is a condition that is characterized by the inflammation of the tissue of the brain. When it does strike, it can be extremely dangerous. This […]