Quick, Easy and Effective Tips for Excessive Nail Biting
Common Ailments
Nail biting, is a behavioral activity that involves the biting of the nail or using the mouth for any other purpose different from its primary purpose of ingestion and speech making. This behavior is medically referred to as onychophagy. It is common to find children and adolescent indulging in the habit. However nail biting can be an impulse control disorder …
Yellow Fever Symptoms, Causes and Natural Cure
Common Ailments
Yellow fever is caused by a virus which is carried by an infected female mosquito commonly found in tropical regions. It is easy to mix things up when of what exactly a feverish condition is. While a medical diagnosis provides an easy way out of the confusion, just knowing key differences that would help you identify a fever as a …
What is Arthritis? Types, Natural Ways for Joint Pain Relief
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Arthritis is a Greek word used to refer to joint pain and other associated join disorders. The word ‘arthritis’ is a compound of two Greek words, ‘anthro’ and ‘itis’, meaning joint and inflammation respectively. While arthritis is a leading cause of disability worldwide, it should be noted that it is primarily not a disease but a primary or secondary symptom …
Symptoms, Causes and Natural Treatment of Ebola
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Ebola is a life taking virus that causes a lot of disorders in a healthy body including fever, body aches, diarrhea, and sometimes the most dangerous ones which include bleeding inside and outside the body. The Ebola virus has the power to spread throughout the body and destroy your immune system and organs. It makes the blood cells level in …
What is Melena? Causes, Symptoms, Natural Treatment
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The excretion of dark, black, tarry feces from the anus as a result of bleeding in the digestive tract is known as Melena. This bleeding usually occurs at the upper gastrointestinal part of the alimentary canal. However, it is easy to mistaken several other abnormal digestive conditions that result in the excretion of black tarry feces for melena. For example …
What is Psoriasis? Types, Causes, Symptoms and Natural Remedies
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Psoriasis is a skin disease that causes severe plaquing, scaling and thickening of the skin. It is a long term incurable disease resulting from the inflammation of the skin cells by a chemical produced by the T-lymphocytes, a special white blood cell in the blood. Over time, the inflammed skin cell reproduces itself and spreads on the skin thereby causing …