vasectomy

The minor surgery that blocks the sperm to reach the semen excreted or ejaculated from the penis is called vasectomy. The semen will still be there but the sperm is no longer present. After the procedure, the testes will still make sperm but already soaked up from the body. Because of the high birth rate,…

facts-about-tonsilitis

The inflammation of the tonsils is called tonsillitis. The tonsils are two oval-shaped pads of tissue located at the back of the throat. Some of the signs and symptoms are swollen tonsils, difficulty to swallow and sore throat. The most typical causes are due to infection and bacterial infections. When there is proper treatment provided,…

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The eyes of a person normally produce mucus or pus called rheum which can, later on, leave eye boogers. This is a sludgy substance we usually see in our eyes. The mucus helps to protect the eyes from harmful chemicals, dirt, and other foreign materials. Boogers in the eyes are harmless. Yet, it is best…

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A condition that affects as many as 70% of all men is the thinning of hair or worse, balding. The condition is already ingrained in a person’s DNA and no one can pretty much control it. When it is about going bald, the main concern is not all about the physical look but the emotional…

keto

A keto or ketogenic diet is a very popular kind of diet these days. It is comprised of a low carb diet that is known to be helpful in burning fats. A lot of people already tried and tested it that this diet is beneficial in losing weight as well as for better performance and…

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COPD is a common lung disease. When a person has it, it is very common to have the difficulty of breathing. Two main forms of COPD * Emphysema: lung damage * Chronic bronchitis: long term productive cough or with mucus Causes The main cause is due to smoking. This is a risk factor but not…

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One of the diseases that comprised COPD or Chronic Obstructive pulmonary disease is emphysema. This lung condition can lead to gradual lung tissue damage. It mainly targets the destruction and thinning of air sacs or alveoli. As time goes by, the inner walls of the air sacs can be weak which later on be ruptured….

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Pimples or acne are red bumps that usually appear in the face. It can also be seen in the body like the back and the chest part. This ugly bump often affects those in puberty stage like teenagers. To help manage pimples, it is best to be mindful of one’s health. It is because lifestyle can…

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Acid reflux or hyperacidity is a disease of the stomach. This usually happens when the stomach’s upper part and LES or lower esophageal sphincter moves above the diaphragm. The diaphragm is the muscle that separates the chest and stomach. Its function is to keep the acid in the stomach. Risk factors Overweight or obesity Eating…

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Hypertension or high blood pressure is a condition when the blood pressure is above the normal range. This is the long term force of blood against the person’s arterial walls that becomes high that can, later on, lead to health diseases-conditions. The blood pressure can be determined by the amount of blood that the heart…

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