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Bradycardia: Slow heart rate

Bradycardia

Bradycardia is a heart rate that is slower than normal. Adults’ hearts typically beat between 60 and 100 times per minute while they are at rest. Your heart beats less than 60 times per minute if you have bradycardia. In…

Athlete’s foot: Causes and Treatment

Athlete's Foot

The athlete’s foot is a fungus that starts between the toes and spreads to the rest of the foot. It is most common in persons who have sweaty feet from being constrained in tight-fitting shoes. An itchy, scaly rash is…

Endometriosis: Symptoms, and Underlying Causes

Endometriosis what is it about

What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a disorder in which tissue similar to the tissue that forms the lining of your uterus grows outside of your uterine cavity. The lining of your uterus is called the endometrium. With endometriosis, the endometrial-like…

Tuberculosis: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Tuberculosis

What is tuberculosis? Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease that mostly affects the lungs. But can also affect body parts like the spine, brain, or kidneys. However, not everyone who is infected gets sick. If you do get sick, you need treatment.…

Scabies: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

What is Scabies

Scabies is a skin infestation caused by a mite known as the Sarcoptes scabiei. Untreated, these microscopic mites can live on your skin for months. They reproduce on the surface of your skin and then burrow into it and lay eggs.…

Inhalants: Abuse, Addiction, and Treatment

Inhalants, cause and effect

What are inhalants? Inhalants are common household, industrial and medical products that produce vapors, which some people inhale (breath in) to make them feel intoxicated or high. There are many different types of inhalants and they all have different risks…

Arsenic Poisoning: Everything You Need to Know

Arsenic Poisoning hoe is affects you

Arsenic poisoning, or arsenicosis, happens when a person takes in dangerous levels of arsenic. Arsenic is a natural semi-metallic chemical that is found all over the world in groundwater. And also, intake can result from swallowing, absorbing, or inhaling the…