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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

A common disorder affecting the large intestine (colon) is known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), where it commonly results in bloating gas, diarrhea, abdominal pain, constipation and cramping. Despite these uncomfortable signs and symptoms, it doesn’t result in an irreversible damage to the colon. Most people suffering from IBS find that symptoms get better as they learn to control their condition. Only a small number of people ... more

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome

Taking gonadotropins, which are hormonal medications that stimulate the production of eggs in a woman’s ovaries, may result in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS). Irregular ovulation or infertility may be treated with these prescription injectable fertility medications. The ovaries become swollen and painful in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.   A mild type of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome that disappears after ... more

Common Cold

Common Cold

A common cold is often a harmless viral infection of the upper respiratory tract — the nose and the throat. If it’s not a sore throat, runny nose and cough, it is the watery eyes, congestion and sneezing or maybe all of them. Actually, symptoms seem to differ greatly, because any one of more than 200 viruses could result in common cold. In most cases, a common cold is more likely to affect adults two to four times a year. ... more

Genital warts

Genital warts

One of the most common types of sexually transmitted diseases is genital warts, which is also called condylomata acuminata or venereal warts.   The moist tissues of the genital area are affected by genital warts. They could either have a cauliflower-like appearance or they could look like small and flesh-colored bumps. Genital warts could multiply into large clusters or they could stay very small.   Genital warts ... more

Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus

When an obstruction in the brain prevents proper fluid drainage and fluid builds up in the brain, hydrocephalus occurs, which is also known as "water on the brain". Brain damage could result in case the excess fluid compresses the surrounding fragile brain tissue. Hydrocephalus could be fatal when it's left without treatment. Hydrocephalus could be present at birth, or it could develop later in life. This disorder is ... more

Menstrual Cramps

Menstrual Cramps

"Dysmenorrhea" is the medical term for menstrual cramps that women deal with. The throbbing, dull or cramping pains in the lower abdomen are menstrual cramps. Menstrual cramps are experienced by many women just before and during their menstrual periods. The discomfort can be severe enough to interfere with everyday activities for a few days every month for some women. But for others, it may be merely annoying. Usually, ... more

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Effect of physical inactivity on major non-communicable diseases worldwide: an analysis of burden of disease and life expectancy

Effect of physical inactivity on major non-communicable diseases worldwide: an analysis of burden of disease and life expectancy

The Lancet, 380/9838 Published: 2012-07-21

Strong evidence shows that physical inactivity increases the risk of many adverse health conditions, including major non-communicable diseases such as coronary heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and breast and colon cancers, and shortens life expectancy. Because much of the world's population is inactive, this link presents a major public health issue
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Global trends in antiretroviral resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV after rollout of antiretroviral treatment in resource

Global trends in antiretroviral resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV after rollout of antiretroviral treatment in resource

The Lancet, doi:10.1016 Published: 2012-07-23

The emergence and spread of high levels of HIV-1 drug resistance in resource-limited settings where combination antiretroviral treatment has been scaled up could compromise the effectiveness of national HIV treatment programmes. We aimed to estimate changes in the prevalence of HIV-1 drug resistance in treatment-naive individuals with HIV since initiation of rollout in resource-limited settings.
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Radical Prostatectomy versus Observation for Localized Prostate Cancer

Radical Prostatectomy versus Observation for Localized Prostate Cancer

NEJM, 367:203-213 Published: 2012-07-19

The effectiveness of surgery versus observation for men with localized prostate cancer detected by means of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing is not known.
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