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5 Major Types of Heart Disease

What are the Major Types of Heart Disease?

Heart disease describes any disorder that directly impacts the structure or function of the heart. Heart disease is the result of damage to part or all of the heart, poor supply of nutrients and oxygen …
Most Common Causes of Varicose Eczema

5 Most Common Causes of Varicose Eczema

Varicose eczema is a chronic skin condition affecting the lower legs. As it often occurs alongside varicose veins, the complications from it are also often similar to those that occur with varicose veins. While the …
Plant Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

5 Plant Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Omega-3 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fats and, along with omega-6 fatty acids, form the so-called essential fatty acids. They get their name from the fact that they’re essential for the body, although it’s not able …
Degenerative Joint Disease

Degenerative Joint Disease: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Degenerative joint disease, also known as osteoarthritis, encompasses disorders that affect hyaline cartilage and subchondral bones. It also causes pain, inflammation and prevents normal movements. After all, cartilage is the tissue responsible for covering the …
Ways to Treat a Concussion

5 Ways to Treat a Concussion

A concussion is the mildest form of traumatic brain injury. The injury usually occurs after a blow to the head or after whiplash causes fast shaking of the head and brain. Concussions cause an alteration …
Most Common Causes of Constipation

5 Most Common Causes of Constipation

Constipation refers to infrequent bowel movements, and it is typically diagnosed in cases where a patient has had fewer than three stools in a week. A patient may also be constipated if passing stools involves …