Tag: symptoms

Nov

28

Shin Splints ~ Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

What Are Shin Splints? The term “shin splints” refers to pain along or just behind the shinbone (tibia) — the large bone in the front of your lower leg.  Medically known as medial tibial stress syndrome, shin splints occur during physical activity and result from too much force being placed on your shinbone and connective […]

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Oct

30

Signs, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Fibromyalgia

What Is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes pain, stiffness, and tenderness of the muscles, tendons, and joints.  Fibromyalgia is also characterized by restless sleep, awakening feeling tired, chronic fatigue, anxiety, depression, and disturbances in bowel function.  Fibromyalgia is sometimes referred to as fibromyalgia syndrome and abbreviated FMS.  Fibromyalgia was formerly known as fibrositis. While fibromyalgia […]

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Oct

29

Low Testosterone: What Is It, Symptoms And Available Treatment Options

Low testosterone in men can be a very concerning medical condition.  It’s also called male hypogonadism, and low testosterone can change a man’s sex drive, physical features, and even his mood.  If you suspect that you have low testosterone, read on in this article series to learn about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments. What […]

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Sep

26

ACIDOSIS: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis

What Is Acidosis: Acidosis is a condition characterized by too much acid in bodily fluids, according to Medline Plus.  There are two different forms of each having its own causes, symptoms and treatments. Metabolic acidosis can be triggered, according to Medline Plus, by diabetes, severe diarrhea and dehydration, buildup of lactic acid, kidney disease, or poisoning with aspirin, […]

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Sep

17

PSORIASIS: Types,Treatment, Signs and Symptoms

Unpredictable and irritating, psoriasis is one of the most baffling and persistent of skin disorders.  It’s characterized by skin cells that multiply up to 10 times faster than normal.  As underlying cells reach the skin’s surface and die, their sheer volume causes raised, red plaques covered with white scale.  Psoriasis typically occurs on the knees, elbows, […]

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Sep

12

Arrhythmias: Symptoms, Treatment and Diagnosis

Arrhythmias: Symptoms, Treatment and Diagnosis Arrhythmias are abnormal rhythms of the heart.  Arrhythmias cause the heart to pump blood less effectively.  Most cardiac arrhythmias are temporary and benign.  Most temporary and benign arrhythmias are those where your heart skips a beat or has an extra beat.  The occasional skip or extra beat is often caused by […]

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Sep

5

Angina: Signs and Symptoms

Angina, also known as angina pectoris, is a painful but temporary heart condition caused primarily by constriction of veins and arteries.   Once these blood vessels become tight, the heart’s oxygen supply is reduced and the result is pain in the chest, jaw, neck, throat or arms. The pain usually subsides once the blood flow is restored. In essence, angina is […]

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