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Lipoma

Lipoma

A slow-growing, fatty tumor that is situated between the skin and the underlying muscle layer is called a lipoma. A lipoma moves readily with slight finger pressure, because of this, it is easy to identify. It is doughy to touch and usually not tender. A person may have several that persist for years. Although lipomas are usually detected in middle age, they could occur at any age. Usually, a lipoma is harmless and it isn't cancer. ... more

Periodontitis

Periodontitis

The soft tissue and bone that support the teeth are destroyed in a serious gum infection called periodontitis. This condition could result in tooth loss or worse, a high risk of heart attack or stroke among other serious health problems. Periodontitis is typical but easily preventable, often caused by a poor oral hygiene. The chance of developing periodontitis could be greatly decreased by daily brushing, flossing and professional dental ... more

Psoriatic arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis

One of the serious arthritis types affecting certain people experiencing psoriasis is called psoriatic arthritis. Most cases of psoriatic arthritis is first grown psoriasis and later on diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis, but arthritis could occasionally grow preceding the appearance of the skin lesions. The primary symptoms of psoriatic arthritis are stiffness, swelling and joint pain that might in turn affect any part of the body, such as ... more

Painful intercourse (dyspareunia)

Painful intercourse (dyspareunia)

Some people may be hesitant to talk about their experience in painful intercourse, for they might not be sure about the pain whether it is an imaginary one or is the result of some wrong action while in the act.   In fact, sex is not always pleasurable nor pain free for all women. Various normal reasons may cause many women to experience painful intercourse at some stage in their lives. Dyspareunia is the name for painful ... more

Broken Ankle - Broken Foot

Broken Ankle - Broken Foot

This is a relatively common condition, because there are more than two dozen bones in each foot and three bones in each of the ankle joints, which take a pounding every time a person walks across a room, plays a game of basketball, or runs for a bus. Because fractures can range from tiny cracks in the bones to shattering breaks that pierce the skin, the seriousness of a broken ankle or broken foot varies. The treatment for a broken ... more

Hip Fracture

Hip Fracture

Hip fractures are quite common in people older than 65. However, they could occur at any age. Bones slowly lose their minerals and become less dense as a person ages. The hip will be more susceptible to fracture due to gradual loss of density which weakens the bones. Because women lose bone density as they age at a greater rate than men do, they are more likely to experience a hip fracture. A hip fracture could be a serious injury ... 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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